Classes

Tahitian Dance – Virtual Classes for July and August 2020!


Tamari’i – Children Ages: 4 – 12 years old
Vahine/Tane – Adults Ages 13+

Enrollment for July 2020 is now open. Register here: https://bit.ly/OHNJulyEnrollment

Come and learn the basics of ‘Ori Tahiti (Tahitian Dance). Through these classes, you will learn the basic terminology of hand movements and hip movements of ‘Ori Tahiti (Tahitian Dance), basic drum beats of Tahiti, and a splash of Reo Mā’ohi (Tahitian Language). No previous experience is required; all levels welcome!

Required attire: Pareo (sarong), shorts or sweatpants for girls. Athletic shorts or sweatpants for boys, t-shirt, no shoes (socks are permissible).


Solos – Adults Ages 13+

This class requires at least 6 months of recent experience in ‘Ori Tahiti. An intent to compete in solo competition for the current season is highly encouraged. The main topics covered in this class are refining basics, conditioning the body, and challenging the mind. Students must be enrolled in the Vahine/Tane class & must speak with Desiree prior to enrolling.

Required attire: Pareo (sarong), shorts or sweatpants for girls. Athletic shorts or sweatpants for boys, t-shirt, no shoes (socks are permissible).


Drumming & Music

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Here’s our drumming class at their first competition under the direction of Kristopher Lee. They entered hura ava tau (beginner) and placed first in their category.