top of page

Fri, 09 Jun




Discover the significance of your Pepeha: Cultivating positive relationships through whakapapa to create meaningful dance works.

Registration is closed
See other events

Time & Location

09 Jun 2023, 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Hamilton, 52 Clyde Street, Hamilton East, Hamilton 3216, New Zealand


About the event

Workshop price: $80

In this workshop we'll delve into the personal narrative that lies behind your Pepeha.

We'll explore how to establish meaningful connections with students, their whakapapa and how to utilise their Pepeha as inspiration for solo, duet or group work.

This workshop will focus on:

Whakawhanaungatanga,  Pepeha creation and choreographic development. This is an exciting opportunity to learn about your akōnga and their origins. This resource has been re-written to accomodate year 9-13 Dance.


  • Aroha Dance resource
  • Pepeha resources
  • Digital course ( lessons)

Please bring the following:

  • Your Maunga (mountain)
  • Your Awa, Roto, Moana (River, Lake, Ocean)
  • Where you call home
  • Pen & Paper/or a device

Afternoon tea will be provided from 4pm-4:30pm.

Please provide your full name and your school email account,  so that your school can be invoiced, and any dietary requirements.


Share this event

bottom of page