Panggung Seni Tradisional (PST) is an authentic and classic Malaysian Traditional Arts performance medium, held on a schedule in Kuala Lumpur since 2013 until now. Starting in 2019, the implementation of this program has been expanded to the state level through JKKN Negeri. Traditional Art Performances include three (3) genres of art namely Dance, Music and Theatre. In principle, the implementation of this programme is to measure of conservation and maintenance of heritage art and dignifying this art to a more outstanding level. In addition, it aims to make Kuala Lumpur and every state a hub for traditional arts performances and then elevate this programme as a tourism product. In addition, it also aims to foster interest and love of national heritage art among the community as well as foreign and local tourists..

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Discover the Captivating Beauty of Malaysia's Cultural Tapestry at the Traditional Arts Showcase 2024

Immerse yourself in the enchanting realm of Malaysia's diverse cultural and traditional arts at Panggung Seni Tradisional 2024 (PST2024) showcase. This extraordinary event highlights five captivating performances, each carefully crafted to embody the nation's rich aesthetic values. The PST2024 transcends the boundaries of a mere presentation, serving as a dynamic platform for cultural groups and associations to explore the intricate art of production for their respective performances.

Aligning with the Strategic Core of the Department for Culture and Arts (JKKN), PST2024 enhances accessibility to arts and cultural services, fostering the well-being of the community through the power of artistic expression.

After a decade of tracking the evolution of PST since its inception in 2013, this year's edition promises to unveil the magnificent works of five esteemed groups. Prepare to be enthralled as these artistic virtuosos take the stage at the iconic Dewan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia Tourism Centre (MaTiC), captivating audiences with their live performances.

24 & 25 May 2024
Genre : Malay Dance and Music
Performance by : Nusantara Performing Arts Research Center (NUSPARC)

28 & 29 June 2024

Genre : Traditional Chinese Ensemble
Performance by : Pertubuhan Kumpulan Kesenian Mahligai Budaya Kuantan

6 & 7 September 2024
Title : “AYYAPPA”
Genre : Indian Classical Theatre
Performance by : Pertubuhan Kesenian dan Kebudayaan
Sri Rathakrishanan Music & Arts Center

27 & 28 September 2024

Genre : Randai Traditional Theatre
Performance by : Kelab Penggiat Seni Teater Negeri Sembilan

25 & 26 October 2024
Title : “Tugau”
Genre : Melanau Legendary Theatre
Performance by : Pertubuhan Teater Sanggar Kreatif Kuching