Sureq Galigo details the creation of Earth, its inhabitants and six generations of gods.
La Galigo, a theater work based on the 14th century epic poem Sureq Galigo (Galigo Manuscripts), will be staged at home for the first time.
The production has already toured major cities including Singapore, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Paris and New York.
Head of the City Culture and Museum Agency Aurora Tambunan said on Thursday that I La Galigo, the story of which originated with the Bugis, an indigenous people from South Sulawesi, would be performed from Dec. 10 to Dec. 12 at Taman Mini Indonesia Indah’s (TMII) Teater Tanah Airku.
I La Galigo directed by theater visionary Robert Wilson.