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Obscure Axes and Tangents- Instrumentation and Composition Workshop by The Barons of Tang - Ages 10 years and up

Magical and bright Art Mandala workshop by Myriam - from 5 years old and upwards. Children under 8 years old should be accompanied by an adult.

Making a dream web - Dream catchers BY Jessica Groen - just watch the small beeds!! (not for the very little ones)

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Circus Workshops

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Club Swinging

Club Swinging

Using two clubs incorporating moves found in poi & staff, splitting, rejoining clubs together, isolat...

Beginners staff spinning

Beginners staff spinning

Learn the basic of staff spinning and how to manipulate the art of staff including correct handgrip and p...

Intermediate/Advanced Poi

Intermediate/Advanced Poi

More advanced moves and how to link and join them into dance including: Flowers, isolations, wraps, tangl...

Beginners Poi for adults & children

Beginners Poi for adults & children

Giving you an understanding of the base elements of poi - planes, simple turns, weaves & butterfly mo...

Technical Poi

Including floaters, stalls, hyperlinks, throws & air-wraps.

Art & Culture Workshops

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Making a dream web - Dream catchers by Jessica Groen

Making a dream web - Dream catchers by Jessica Groen

This workshop will include a brief explanation of dream catchers history, and we will exploring their use...

Maori & Celtic music workshop by Ariana and Laura from E…

Maori & Celtic music workshop by Ariana and Laura from Emeralds and Greenstone

Do you know your puirt-a-beul from your porotiti? Do you know an oriori from an O'Reilly? Come and hear a...

Harakeke weaving by Enger Pelosi Fear

Harakeke weaving by Enger Pelosi Fear

Come and learn the ancient art of Harakeke (flax) weaving. You will learn how to make a puti puti (flax f...

Harakeke weaving by Lee, Kim & Jocelynne

Harakeke weaving by Lee, Kim & Jocelynne

Three local weavers passionate about furthering raranga (weaving knowledge) in our community, use the nat...

Teachings of Waitaha by Makere Aroha Anikaitawa Chapman

Teachings of Waitaha by Makere Aroha Anikaitawa Chapman

Tena koutou. During the mid 1980's there was a conscious decision by many indigenous nations around the w...

Live Stage 2012

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  • James Monro
  • America Grenell and Band
  • Emeralds and Greenstone
  • Janover
  • Prosad
  • Matiu Te Huki

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