HomeBlogs Benjang Benjang Art is Ujungberung exclusive art. Come from Rudat Art have
been developed as Genjring Art and Islamic Art that is known as Gedut.
Gedut Art was developed again as Terbangan Art and it was consist of
Hujungan, Seredan, and Gesekan Art.
Benjang Art is divided into Benjang Helaran (Parade Art), Topeng
Benjang (Stage Art), and Benjang Gulat (Martial Art). Benjang Helaran
is Parade Art form to parades children whom will be circumcision. This
art is based on Islam culture and mystique. Both opposite culture are
united to create a form of unique art, shocking, scary, and also fun.
Topeng Benjang is a mask dance form that is held at the end of Benjang
Heleran Show. A dancer, who can act several characters at once: Giant,
Knight, Princess, and Nanny, play this dance. This changes character is
marked with the changes of mask that is worn by the dancer. Benjang
Gulat is a martial art that is having movement such as wrestling.
That’s way it called Benjang Gulat. As a form of competition sport,
wrestling has game rules that base on high sportsmanship value. This
martial art have character of communicative, convergent, so that create
an integrated relationship between audients and the show.