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FLORIDA 2018 HULA & HAWAIIAN CULTURE WORKSHOP WEEKEND


$369.00
FLORIDA 2018 HULA & HAWAIIAN CULTURE WORKSHOP WEEKEND

All-Inclusive $369 Package covers all 6 Workshops + (1) Ticket to the KUANA Live Concert!

Join Kuana Torres Kahele for a weekend of Hawaiian Culture workshops Friday-Sunday, October 19-21, 2018. in Satellite Beach, Florida. (1 Hour drive from Orlando, FL)

FRIDAY OCTOBER 19, 2018 

3:00-5:00PM HAWAIIAN 'OLI (Chant) WORKSHOP Learn history, protocol and technique for Hawaiian 'Oli through an original chant written by Kuana. 

5:30-8:00PM HULA 'AUANA WORKSHOP "Ka Beauty Hanohano O Waikolu" from Kuana's new Molokai CD.  Learn contemporary hula choreography from one of Kuana's newest releases. Understand the story behind the composition and learn how his motions are intended to bring the song to life. 

SATURDAY OCTOBER 20, 2018

9:30AM-12:30PM  FRESH LEI WORKSHOP "Lei Kihaelauniu" (Includes Lunch) Students are shown one of seven lei making styles, the Kui method.  Using Coconut fronds, participants will learn to strip, size and create a pattern through folding and stitching.  Students will complete a section lei and leave with the tools and knowledge to complete the complete full lei at home. (All Materials Included)

1:00PM-3:30PM HULA 'AUANA 'ILI'ILI (Implement Hula) WORKSHOP "Na Wai Kaulana from Kuana's Maui CD.  Students are taught to utilize ‘Ili’ili stones as a percussive instrument (similar to castanets) to perform this original song about Maui’s sacred rivers. (‘ili’ili not included.  Students are encouraged to bring their own or 'Ili'Ili with bag available at the workshop for $22)

7:30-9:00PM  KUANA TORRES KAHELE BAND LIVE IN CONCERT! Each Weekend Package includes (1) admission to the LIVE Concert.  Join Kuana, Ioane Burns and Glenn Mayeda for an unforgettable evening of Hawaiian Music and Hula!

SUNDAY OCTOBER 21, 2018

10:00AM-12:30PM  NIIHAU EARRING WORKSHOP Students are instructed how to make a pair of earrings using traditional Niihauan techniques. Authentic, prepared Niihau shells are provided along with history and background behind the art and the Forbidden Island.  All Supplies Included.

1:00PM-3:30PM HULA KAHIKO WORKSHOP Students are shown ancient hula techniques performed to an original Oli (chant) in the Hula Kahiko style.  No materials needed.

NEARBY HOTELS: Both Doubletree Suites by Hilton Hotel Melbourne Beach and Crowne Plaza Melbourne-Oceanfront Hotels are next to the workshop/concert venue.

VENUE: Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Community is located on the west side of A1A (opposite The Hilton Hotel), the parking lot entrance is the first traffic light south of Eau Gallie Blvd.  PLEASE DO NOT CALL THE CHURCH FOR INFORMATION.  For any additional information/questions contact Marc at mturnerfineart@yahoo.com.

A LA CARTE WORKSHOPS: We will offer registration on single workshops after April 2018.  Early registration is reserved for Weekend Package only

(All Workshop Sales Final--No Refunds)

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