Pacific Dance New Zealand
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- 12 years 3 months
Pacific Dance New Zealand fosters and encourages the development of the Pacific dance sector of New Zealand. We are involved in running dance workshops, conferences, community and professional events promoting Pacific dance in New Zealand.
Growing and encouraging the development of Pacific dance in Aotearoa/New Zealand.
Filoi Vaila’au is a Samoan dancer, choreographer and the dance administrator for Pacific Dance NZ. We find out what makes this enthusiastic and passionate dance exponent tick.
Ojeya Cruz Banks is one of three choreographers of Pacific Island descent taking on the Pacific Dance Choreographic Laboratory 2011.
Interview with Sesilia Pusiaki Tatuila, one of three emerging to mid-career choreographers of Pacific Island descent take on the Pacific Dance Choreographic Laboratory.
Interview with Tepaeru-Ariki Lulu French, one of three emerging to mid-career choreographers of Pacific Island descent taking on the Pacific Dance Choreographic Laboratory 2011.
Pacific Dance New Zealand in association with DANZ, Creative New Zealand and Auckland Council have announced the successful applicants to the 2011 Pacific Dance Choreographic Laboratory.
Thankful and nervous, that’s how Keneti Muaiava describes his newest challenge - taking on the Pacific Dance Artist in Residence for 2011.
Keneti Muaiava has been announced as the Pacific Dance Artist in Residence for 2011. His project 'Past, Present and Future' is centred around the teaching of three distinct Samoan dance styles.
As the application deadline for the next ‘Pacific Dance Artist in Residence’ approaches, last year's recipient Justin Haiu relates some of his insights from the eight-week residency.