In Tahiti we tend to call adult lessons “mom classes” despite the fact that many of the students who attend these classes are not mothers.
Motivational factors vary from one student to the other,... Read More
Teaching dance to children, especially young children, requires specific educational skills. Here again, there are two options from which parents may choose.
The Nursery Option (Keeps children... Read More
There are good Tahitian dance instructors all over the world. There are also very bad teachers, to say the least. Tahitian dance instruction has become a lucrative business and many people use it as... Read More
There are two basic movements in Tahitian dance: tahiri (sometimes spelled “tairi”) and tatue, which is also called otamu. The five basic steps involved in Ori Tahiti, as they are taught in the... Read More
Tahitian dance is becoming a popular practice around the world, but the truth remains that most dancers did not learn their technique from Polynesia.
The majority of Tahitian dancers have been... Read More