If you find yourself in Tahiti later this month, here's something you may be interested in. The Ori Tahiti workshop will be held from April 12 to April 16, 2010 by the Conservatoire Artistique de la Polynésie-Française, the Ori Tahiti workshop is reserved for visitors, students of Ori Tahiti, and non residents of French Polynesia. It's purpose is to share the art of Tahitian dance to the next generation as well as all students willing to learn and improve their knowledge of the Polynesian spirit.
This Tahitian dancing course will let all participants improve their traditional dancing skills progressively throughout the steps, starting with the beginner level. At the end of this session, each member will receive a certificate of participation indicating your progress.
Students will also learn about Tahitian melodies and lyrics as well as various rhythms created by local instruments, (drums and ukulele). Everyone will have the opportunity to improve their dancing level throughout all the stages of the courses.