UDINUS KAPLINK THEATER WINS 1st CHAMPION IN INDONESIA UNIVERSITY MONOLOGUE FESTIVAL
"War is peace. Peace is war. War and peace are always aligned. United." This was a sentence that Adhi Satya Wijaksana keeps spoken at the end of his performance. A manuscript of Putu Wijaya entitled ‘Peace’ was able to bring the Udinus Kaplink Theatre Semarang as 1st champion of University Monologue Festival in Indonesia at UNS Solo on Friday, March 3rd until Sunday, March 5th 2017. (* PR)
"We have translated Putu Wijaya’s script with 8 bit games visualization such as Nintendo, Sega, and we have translated the back sound, the stage, and the visual, "said Adib as the director.
This script told the story of an orator who feels that his ideology, war and peace should not be united, be debated by a child. The frightened child, who still thinking that war and peace are always together and united, was fearless stance. The orator won, he used a visual tank to grinds the child. "The message that we want to convey is that a war refers to physical fights and technologies in the past, now it’s about a war of ideas and understanding. So we should be strong to win the war and achieve peace within ourselves, "said Adib.
The Kaplink Theater was need 1-month preparation for 20 minutes performance. Adhi Satya, the actor, proud with the achievement. "It is not in vain that our preparation and our hard work can brought us to 1st Campion. This achievement is the best work of Kaplink Theatre," said Adhi.
MONOLOGUE CHAMPION: Adhi Satya (wearing red cap) represents Udinus Kaplink Theatre received trophy and cash as 1st Campion Monologue in Indonesia. Picture: Doc. Kaplink.