A traditional West Sumatran Randai folk play featuring martial arts, dance, singing, music, and pants-slapping percussion.
Annie Lokomaikaʻi Lipscomb, a student at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, discusses her experience with Randai in 2005.
Dr. Kirstin Pauka, a professor of Southeast Asian Theatre at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, discusses music within Randai.
Gilbert Molina, a student at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, discusses his participation in the 2005 Randai performance at Kennedy Theatre.
Dr. Kirstin Pauka of the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa discusses dance within Randai.
KHON News coverage from 2005 about the local production of Luck & Loss: Manandin's Gamble.
Martial arts, songs and instrumental music, dance, acting and storytelling combine in this unique West Sumatran theatrical form.