What a warm welcome back into the Dance world for Jessy Muñoz! This new mother and dancer of 8 years with Nonosina Polynesian Dance, won overall Female Dancer at the Te Here 'Ori 2017 Competition! We continue to be inspired by the passion you share on that stage! Congratulations Jessy!
Congratulations to NONOSINA’S HUI MANU SOLO Dancers who competed at the Te ‘Ori Here 2017 competition! We know you all have awaited the results, so here are the placings of your Nonosina Family: KAHANU MOGOTE 1st AYVA MOI 1st KATIA DIAZ 1st ISAIAH APISALA 1st JESSY MUNOZ 1st ALLEN NOA 1st ~ KEONE TIMO 2nd JERRIKA MALAE 2nd JOHN CASE 2nd LEIʻISA CASE 2nd ARIK "KONA” GAOAY 2nd KEKAIMANA KAHOʻOHANOHANO 2nd ~ IVANA MOI 3rd LEILA SANTOS 3rd XAVIER DIAZ 3rd ~ JESSY MUNOZ - Overall best dancer (vahine) ALLEN NOA - Overall best dancer (tane) ALLEN NOA - Awarded “ ʻOri Tahiti Nui World Championship” invitation + airfare to compete in TAHITI ••• Nonosina solo team: HUI MANU led by Tiana N. Liufau, Aunty Riki & Māhealani “Mika” #Nonosina#NonosinaDance#HuiManu#NonosinaHuiManu#TianaNonosina#MāhealaniMika#Te'OriHere#TeOriHere2017#SoloCompetition#Dance#Culture#Art#creative#Inspire#DanceisLife
Tonight at 6pm in the Lake Forest Area, Tuiana Brodien, who captured the title of 'Best Female Solo Dancer', Heiva i Tahiti, 2016 will be sharing her talent, passion, and love for 'Ori Tahiti at Le Polynesia Cultural Performing Arts Center for her very own workshop 'Ori Tahiti Workshop with Triana Brodien.
"Come, come my child, come as a message, be a voice, a word, a guardian of our culture, a witness, be an echo of our generation, a poem, a dance, a song, as a praise of a living marae, be a refuge for our identity." -Henri Hiro