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WAHINE LEVEL I

Saturday 10 - 11am

Hybrid: Virtual & In-Studio

Led by Meghan. Assisted by Uncle Norm.

Sessions introduce the basics of Hawaiian hula and ori Tahiti. Beginner haumāna receive the necessary training to learn and execute the motions properly. Whether you have previous Polynesian dance experience or are just starting out, this class will help you achieve the fitness and conditioning requirements for advancement - basically we whip you into hula shape!

We come together as a group to learn, celebrate, and share the dances of the islands, as well as the importance of the history behind them. We approach learning and sharing hula with the utmost respect, as it is a gift and privilege to be cherished. 

WAHINE LEVEL II

Monday 6:30 - 8pm

Hybrid: Virtual & In-Studio

Led by Meghan. Assisted by Uncle Norm.

This class is for the experienced beginner and intermediate 'olapa. Classes continue to build on the foundation of Polynesian dance basics.

MELE, IPU, & BASICS

KEIKI & ‘ŌPIO CLASSES

Monday 5:30pm

Led by Marie.

Keiki classes are for girls between ages 6-12 years old.  Na keiki will begin learning about the history, culture, traditional attire, and basic dance moves of Hawai'i and Tahiti.  
Various language, song, and cultural aspects will be incorporated into the hour classes.
Basic beginner choreography is introduced.  Elements of the class include vocabulary, basics, and cultural education. 

Hybrid: Virtual & In-Studio
Combined with Monday Level I

Led by Meghan. Assisted by Uncle Norm.

Open to all 'Ike Roa haumana!

Oli

Ipu

Ukulele

Mele

Hula Implements

Kane & Wahine Combined Basics

This class along with the combined basics class will evolve into more challenging hula that incorporates oli and implements. No previous experience in oli or ipu required!

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LŌKAHI

Led by Marie. Open to all participants!  

Lokahi class time encourages wahine & kane to dive deeper and push physical and mental boundaries as part of the next step of their hula journey. We gather and grow as an ohana, and this class time allows for teamwork to bring all of the various elements together in harmony...'oli, mele, implements, hula, & aloha. Any and all 'Ike Roa haumana are invited to be in attendance. While some hula sisters and brothers may be working on a specific piece during this time, others can observe, assist, and enhance their understanding while spending more quality time with ohana.

CLASSES

Hawaiian Hula & Ori Tahiti