Dira Sugandi is known as one of the best Indonesian singers. Aside from her musical career, Dira is starting to leans more towards theater performance. Dira added another achievement as the only Asian Actress in the musical theater performance “The Jungle Book”.
While she was still in the early part of her career in theater, In fact, Dira showed her capability and garnered a lot of recognition. Robert Wilson, one of the prominent figures in the theater world, asked Dira to join him in his work “The Jungle Book” as the main character, Mowgli.
This is a major feat, as Robert Wilson, in fact, is a scrupulous person. Not just anyone can work with him. Dira’s participation in this work was performed in Antwerp, Belgia on March 10-12, 2023.
Robert Wilson acted as the director of this International-scale musical theater. With music from CocoRosie and produced by Le Théâtre de la Ville – Paris. Moreover, Dira’s acting managed to captivate the audience and garner a lot of praise on a global scale.
“I am very grateful for this opportunity, and I hope that this is only the beginning of my journey. I hope that many Indonesian actors/actresses out there will be inspired to chase their dream. Not only in Indonesia but also on International stages, said Dira. “I hope that even with the distances from our place now, it will give recognition towards our beloved country in world history.”