Introduction to Tahitian Dance

Learn the basic fundamentals of Ori Tahiti all over again! Ori means “dance” on the beautiful French Polynesian islands of Tahiti. Learn the 8 Basic steps of Ori Tahiti and the different variations that derive from them. In this course you will learn 2 routines of two different Ori Tahiti genres- the Ote’a- drum dance, as well as, the Aparima- dance with graceful hips, hand and arms gestures.

Never tried Tahitian dance before? Then this is the class for you!
Already have dance experience but want to perfect and hone in on your skills? Come Ori with us!

Ori means “dance” on the beautiful French Polynesian islands of Tahiti. In this 8 week session you will learn two routines of two different Ori Tahiti genres- the Ote’a- drum dance, as well as, the Aparima- dance with graceful hips, hand and arms gestures. During this course you will explore and drill the core basics, learn new footwork variations, practice leg weight shifts with hip motion, and perform both routines on camera as a whole class in costume.

Class Details

Instructor
Leolani
Level
Beginner
Price
$15.00 per classAcademy Card
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