Ori Tahiti Workshop - Tahiti Mana - Moananuiākea Artists-in-Residency

April 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Mānoa Campus, Dance Building Studio

Ori Tahiti Workshop Free. Open to the Public Wednesday 4/20 and 4/27 @ 6P-8PM LOCATION: Hybrid UHM Dance Building Studio 3052-3198 Maile Way, Honolulu, HI 96822 Please see the UH COVID-19 Dashboards and the UH COVID-19 Response Based on CDC Community Level website for up-to-date information regarding our campuses. https://www.hawaii.edu/covid19/cases-of-covid-19/ https://www.hawaii.edu/covid19/uh-community-level/ or via Zoom Register online: https://forms.gle/DrNuxehZsgTuZj329 Tahiti Mana are the inaugural Moananuiākea Artists-in-Residence at the UHM Department of Theatre and Dance. The group was founded in 2011 by Manarii & Nalini but has become the vibrant dance family it is today because of all the talented and passionate individuals who share the love for Tahitian dance and culture. Manarii Gauthier is the Founder & Ra'atira (Director) of Tahiti Mana. He is also the Tane (Male) Choreographer and Dance Instructor as well as lead Musician. Manarii, born and raised in Tahiti, was immersed in 'Ori Tahiti from birth. Nalini Gauthier is the Co-Founder of Tahiti Mana, as well as the Creative Director, Costume Designer and Vahine (Female) Choreographer and Dance Instructor. Besides over 20 years of Tahitian & Polynesian dance experience, she has been blessed to be able to tour Japan performing and has taught workshops in New Zealand, Japan, mainland US as well as around the Hawaiian islands. Special thanks to our co-sponsors University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Theatre and Dance Department, Center for Pacific Islands Studies, Indo-Pacific Languages and Literatures, and the Office of Student Equity Excellence and Diversity’s (SEED) IDEAS (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Access and Success).

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Theatre and Dance, Mānoa Campus

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Dr. Lorenzo Perillo , 808-956-5818, perillo@hawaii.edu, https://forms.gle/DrNuxehZsgTuZj329

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