AURORA, CO Weeknight Workshop Package
AURORA, COLORADO AUGUST 4-6, 2020 Package includes all three classes
1732 S Chambers Road, Aurora, CO 80017
Tuesday August 4, 2020 (6:00-9:00pm) KUANA ‘AUANA Workshop “Wahi Pana”
This workshop delves into the other name for the island of Molokai: Molokai I Ka Pule O’o. The story tells of legendary magic and miracles performed by the ancient Kahuna priests.
Attendees will incorporate modern ‘auana hula motions to communicate the poetry of the song.
Students should have a basic hula background in order to take this workshop. Students will be allowed to video hula, one time through, at the end of the class for practice purposes. Bring any materials needed for note taking.
Wednesday August 5, 2020 (6:00-9:00pm) KUANA NIIHAU EARRING Workshop
Join Kuana as he shares the history and heritage of the island of Niihau. Learn the techniques for gathering, sorting and piercing the rare shells of Niihau. Students will each receive a prepared packet of Niihau shells that enable them to make a pair of earrings valued at $150. (Extra Earring kits available for $50. 18 inch Choker kits $350, Bracelet kits $175)
Thursday August 6, 2020 (6:00-9:00pm) KUANA Hula Kahiko Workshop
Learn techniques and meaning behind ancient Hawaiian hula choreography. Kahiko is a physically challenging course—students should have basic hula knowledge to take this class. Students will be allowed to video Kahiko, one time through, at the end of the class for practice purposes. Bring any materials needed for note taking. Bring water.