HomeBlogs Singo Ulung Dance Singo Ulung dance is a traditional art from Bondowoso regency that
annual performed in Bondowoso anniversary. This traditional dance was
created by a respected man named Singo. Singo was name of a person who
came from Blambangan. He was ran from Blambangan to save himself and
stayed in Blimbing village, Klabang district – Bondowoso. Singo Ulung
and his wife Nyi Moena with Ki Jasiman, were helping and cooperating
each other to create a prosperous life of society at Blimbing village.
He cared about the rice field and the other public’s needed. Many people
were proud about him. That’s why, finnaly he was choose to become the
first head village of Blimbing village.
One day, he had an idea
to create a public traditional dance called “Singo Ulung” which was
played by two people. This dance has accompanied with special music that
can make the audience feel astonished. This art together with Pojian
art, Ojung art are always showed at the traditional ceremony namely
“Bersih Desa Blimbing” which is always held every year (the month of
Sya’ban / Ruwah). In the other hand, this art performance can be enjoyed
in the annual moment of “Hari Jadi Bondowoso” precisely at 16 August.