Bali entertainment

Top Choice Cinema in Ubud


Sharing a building with the vegan Earth Cafe & Market, this surprisingly plush 150-seat cinema screens two films daily. The price of admission is redeemable against items from the cafe menu – so a great deal. Mo…
Top Choice Dance in Ulu Watu

Kecak Dance

Although the performance obviously caters for tourists, the gorgeous setting at Pura Luhur Ulu Watu in a small amphitheatre in a leafy part of the grounds makes it one of the more evocative on the island. The views …
Top Choice Dance in Ubud

Pura Dalem Ubud

This open-air venue in a temple compound has a flame-lit, carved-stone backdrop and is an evocative place to see a dance performance. Different companies perform Legong (7.30pm Tuesday and Saturday), Jegog (7.30pm W…
Top Choice Dance in Ubud

Pura Taman Saraswati

The beauty of the setting may distract you from the dancers, although at night you can’t see the lily pads and lotus flowers that are such an attraction by day. Janger dance is performed on Sunday and Monday, the Ra…
Dance in Ubud

ARMA Open Stage

Hosts some of the best troupes performing Barong and Legong dance; performances are held on Tuesday and Sunday at 7.30pm, Wednesday at 7pm and Friday at 6pm. On nights when there is a new or full moon, the Cak Rina …
Dance in Ubud

Padang Tegal Kaja

A simple, open terrace in a convenient location. In many ways this location hints at what dance performances have looked like in Ubud for generations. Enjoy the Kecak fire dance on Saturday and Sunday or Barong and …
Cinema in Seminyak

Upstairs Lounge Cinema Club

State-of-the-art screenings of new, classic, art-house and unusual movies in a comfy and small cinema. Admission is free with any food purchase from the downstairs Divine Earth cafe.
Dance in Ubud

Puri Agung Peliatan

A simple setting backed by a large carved wall where excellent performances of Legong and the Kecak fire dance are staged. A free shuttle leaves the Ubud Tourist Information office at 6.45pm.
Dance in Ubud

Ubud Palace

Performances are held here against a beautiful backdrop but were suspended in 2018 while a renovation of the palace compound was underway. No completion date was available.
Performing Arts in Ubud

Oka Kartini

Regular shadow-puppet shows are held at Oka Kartini, which also has a boutique.