Bar Luna Basement, a bohemian-style café on Jalan Raya Ubud (in Casa Luna restaurant Basement), is the local hot spot for literary musings, tasty tapas, cocktails and more.
If you are a published author and would like to speak at Bar Luna, please contact us on: firstname.lastname@example.org. We would love to hear from you and will do our best to fit you into our schedule.
In our new hip space downstairs in Casa Luna Basement – enter via the steps next to Casa Luna
Mon 01 – 8.00pm -Telling Tales & Open Mic – an extraordinary evening of storytelling & Open Mic with Alexa Bauer. All performers welcome.
Wed 03 – Widi Noor & Tiga Suara, Widi Noor, Ami Rosady and Tito Jonathan play smooth jazz and swing that will make you purr!
Thu 04 – 7.15pm – Feature Film – Awakenings (1990) starring Robin Williams. Academy Awards nominated film based on an extraordinary true story, adapted from Oliver Sacks’ 1973 memoir of the same title. Robin Williams and Robert De Niro interpret a maverick neurologist and a patient whose life he changes during the summer of ’69. Introduced by Gianluca Jandelli.
Wed 10 – 8.00pm – Unb’rocken Band – Ubud’s own group of four fab musicians plays rock & blues.
Thu 11 –8.00pm -Benkadi, Celebrating Percussion – the exciting sounds of multi instrumentalists Catur Sang Klana Wijaya from Java, Indonesia and Patricio Zuniga Labarca from Chile, South America on dununba, fulani, guitar, drums, berimbau and vocals.
Mon 15 – 8.00pm – Poetry & Open Mic – Soul Share – join Ka Mau Abayomi, Poetry Slam winner, hip hop artist, teacher and author for an evening of poetry, spoken work, song, music and great dialogue in a relaxed vibe with fellow performers. All performers welcome.
Wed 17– 8.00pm – Nusa Trio, world music. All musicians are members of the well known band Afronesia. Nusa Trio includes Agus Priyo Anggodo from Malang in East Java on bass and guitar, Kuwat Widodo from Jogjakarta in Central Java on violin and guitar and Aaron Thompson from the US on cajon, conga and djembe.
Thu 18 – 8.00pm – Unb’rocken Band – Ubud’s own group of four fab musicians plays rock & blues.
Sat 20 – Bali High – A Night of Tropical Madness, Cabaret with Helen O’Connor & Julie Haseler. Dinner 6.30pm, show at 8.00pm.
Tue 23 – 7.30pm – Festival 4 Play – introducing the work of the talented writers who will be attending the 2014 Ubud Writers & Readers Festival.
Wed 24 – 7.30pm – Cineclub film, Alliance Francaise Bali – Amour (2012). Multiple award winning film by Austrian film maker Michael Haneke about the impact of chronic illness on an elderly couple.
Thu 25 – 7.30pm – Steve Robinson, Singer / songwriter who performs in Australia with Psychedelic Jazz, Blues and Roots band Money Killed Jonny.
Fri 26 – Bali High – A Night of Tropical Madness, Cabaret with Helen O’Connor & Julie Haseler. Dinner 6.30pm, show at 8.00pm. Bookings essential.
Sat 27 – Bali High – A Night of Tropical Madness, Cabaret with Helen O’Connor & Julie Haseler. Dinner 6.30pm, show at 8.00pm. Bookings essential
Mon 29 – 7.30pm – Very Thai, Very Volatile: 20 Years of Change in Popular Culture by Philip Cornwel-Smith, a Bangkok based British writer and author of Very Thai: Everyday Popular Culture, who will give an illustrated talk about the changes he has witnessed over many years living and working in Bangkok.
Tue 30 – 8.00pm – Inner World Music with Yoyok Harness, Peter Andrew, accomplished multi instrumentalist & friends on flutes, dulcimers, sitar, tablas, didgeridoo and more.