Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Singapore had promoted Indonesian
cultures through the participation in Gala Night which was held by the Asian
Civilisations Museum (ACM) Singapore as re-launch event of the new concept of
the. This Gala Night, held on November 21, 2015, was attended by the board
members, the donors of the museum and Singapore's well-known philanthropies who
have been actively involved and contributed in preserving and restoring Asian
contemporary arts. On that special occasion, the Embassy of the Republic of
Indonesia in Singapore showcased traditional musical performances of gamelan
and angklung, and several traditional dances, such as Merak, Badindin, Legong,
Piring, Oleg and Belantek. These performances were presented by the Indonesian
students from Sekolah Indonesia Singapura and Indonesian diaspora in Singapore
amazed the guests. Other than showcasing traditional performances, Indonesia
also served traditional culinary which became one agenda the guests had waited
for, such as: nasi tumpeng, es dawet and different kinds of traditional cakes.
Overall, Indonesia received a lot of compliments in that event.