Join us as we explore the unique intersection of African and Hawaiian spiritual and wisdom practices in the beautiful setting of Kalani Honua on the island of Hawaiʻi!
Halau KaUaTuahine shared the stage with some amazing artists in Oakland on March 8th for one of the most dynamic concerts of the year! Powerful Tahitian drumming and dance was added to the mix of extraordinary offerings from the African Diaspora!
Dreams do come true! Halau KaUaTuahine danced to the magical sounds of the legendary Makaha Sons! This event was presented by Ka Nalu Productions, and was held at the Castro Valley Center for the Arts.
Māhea Uchiyama Center for International Dance 20th Anniversary Concert Saturday, September 28th, 8:00PM Regents Theater on the Campus of Holy Names University in Oakland October 3rd, 2013 marked the twentieth anniversary of the official opening of the Māhea Uchiyama Center for International Dance. The core mission of the Center was and is to provide a […]
Mahea Uchiyama Center for International Dance 20th Anniversary Concert Saturday, September 28th, 8:00PM Regents Theater on the Campus of Holy Names University in Oakland Tickets $35, $45, $55 Get Your Tickets Today! Photography of Gadung Kasturi by RJ Muna See our two minute promo! Our 20th Anniversary celebration will feature dance and music representing the […]
Summer 2011 Mahealani has contributed a chapter to the publication Dancing On The Earth, Women’s Stories of Healing and Dance, edited by Johanna Lesoho and Sandra McMaster
Shooting for Ndoro CD with Photographer Chugrad McAndrews.
Conceptualized over 1,000 years ago, the mbira is used in ceremonies of healing and personal meditation, and incorporates a canon of songs that are offered as prayers. The mbira is particularly associated with the ancestors, spirits of loved ones who no longer walk the earth but are still among us offering guidance and comfort. The ndoro […]
A Walk by the Sea is an offering of thanksgiving. Water, as a vessel of healing, connects us to each other, to the natural world, and to the Divine. Song List and Descriptions He Mele No Na Aumakua An offering of love to our ancestors. Mihi Au A traditional Tahitian love song. Na Hoku ‘Elua […]
Song List and Descriptions Te Moana We are all connected by the ocean. ‘Ote’a Heivari’i Featured on the 2009, Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards! Pua Noanoa Weave a flower hei to entice the beautiful one to dance! Kaveka The legend of the bird Kaveka. Ua Ro’ohia Ta’u Tino it Te Ati “I am caught up with […]