Run by Pacific Dance New Zealand, these classes are for Pacific children aged 5-13 to learn more about the dances, customs and ceremonies of the Pacific...
Children will learn to work together and appreciate cultural dance forms of the Pacific such as Siva Samoa. They will also learn costume-making skills and ceremonial tasks such as the 'ava’ ceremony.
Lead Tutor Cilla Brown is an experienced Samoan dance teacher and costume-maker. Classes also feature special guest instructors in Tongan, Cook Islands and Hawaiian dance.
Classes are for children aged 5-13 years, but exceptions can be made for older youth.
All children are required to bring a lavalava (sarong) for class.
Girls' Class - 4:00-5:00pm
Boys' Class - 5:00-6:00pm
Classes on Tuesdays 18 & 25 August will be held online, due to the Covid-19 lockdown.
To book a place please email [email protected]
You can find more information here KidsDancePacific
These classes are supported by the Lottery Grants Board