FIB UDINUS PRESENTS SANGKURIANG IN ENGLISH
Since 2 years ago successfully performed a drama performance, the Faculty of Cultural Science (FIB) of Dian Nuswantoro University (Udinus) once again tested the ability of its students. Using the legend story from West Java the Legend of Tangkuban Perahu "Sangkuriang", the students of the Faculty of Cultural Science (FIB) Udinus presented a drama performance like in a professional theater .
"After two years in a row we performed the Glass Menagery and Oedipus Rex, we are now choose the legend story from Indonesia to improve the speaking ability, culturepreneurship, and pronounciation drills of Hemingway Squad students," explained Haryati Sulistyorini, SS, M.Hum, as the supervisor of this performence.
This drama which lasted about 90 minutes with a total support about 50 students was performed like in a professional theater. Directed by Muhammad Arif Nurdiansyah, this performence involved dozens of crew from FIB students who were assisted by Kaplink Theater Udinus. The dialogue was entirely spoken in English, the actors and actresses wore costumes that suited the background of the story, and they acted all out in every scene. "We invited the audiences to enjoy the literature of West Java combined with English literature," added Sulistyorini.
The unity of the drama was also supported by the Student Activity Unit (UKM) of Kaplink Theater for the stage and artistic arrangements and for the costumes were supported by Gita Dian Nuswa Choir. The preparation were about in six months to support the suitability of English Drama Appreciation course for the students in the 5th semester.
"We present the best for the audience who came in this english drama performence, one of the alternatives to improve the students’ ability," said Agus Triyono, Msi, the head of public relation Udinus. (* PR / ning)