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Indonesia's Theater Master Riantiarno Dies

21 January 2023 01:15

Many keep coming to pay their last tribute to Indonesia's theater master and founder of 'Teater Koma' Norbertus Riantiarno who has passed away on Friday morning at the age of 73 at his home. 
 
He was born June 6th 1949 in Cirebon, West Java. His last project was "Roro Jonggrang" which was performed on October 14th  2022. Nobertus Riantiarno who popular as Nano Riantiarno, also presented an online screen of teater koma's "Sekedar Imajinasi" on November 4th 2020.
 
His plays were regularly censored under the new order regime under President Suharto for theer criticism of the dictatorship.
 
Riantiarno had been hospitalized since December 27th 2022 at a cancer hospital in West Jakarta, and he has died at his home on Friday morning.