The solo competition will be a one-day event and will include age categories from 5 years old to 50+ for boys, girls, men and women. Please join us for a full day of competitive fun and cultural sharing with Polynesian arts and crafts vendors on site, cultural demonstrations, as well as island style foods.
We will have once again have Karl Brillant from Vairao, Tahiti as our distinguished Head Judge at our event this year. He will be joined by a panel of well-respected Ori Tahiti experts to judge and share their knowledge of the Tahitian culture with us.
In addition, we are pleased to announce special musical artists, beautiful sisters direct from Tahiti to share their music with us. Grace Laughlin has a newly released a critically acclaimed CD “This is Me” that has solidified her as one of the top talents in Tahiti. With top hits Tupa’i Tupa’i and Tiare Tahiti, she continues to be a very popular and up and coming female artists in Tahiti. Also joining us this year again is Sabrina Laughlin, the premier female artist in Tahiti releasing several top hits including Te Vai Nui and Terehe. She is also most known for her voice in the Tahitian version of Disney’s Moana called Vaiana where she portrays the main character Moana. Truly a special talent from Tahiti. It will be our honor to host these wonderful performers this year at Te Ori Here.
CONTINUING THIS YEAR:
“BEGINNER AND ADVANCED DIVISIONS”
BEGINNER DIVISION CRITERIA:
ADVANCED DIVISION CRITERIA:
WHEN: Saturday April 6, 2019
WHERE: Century High School
TIME: Competition is from 9am – 6pm
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER:
TO PARTICIPATE: Please Download and complete the following forms:
Mail your completed forms to:
Te Ori Here
c/o Le Polynesia Cultural Performing Arts Center
22706 Aspan Suite 700A, Lake Forest, CA 92630
TICKETS: Doors open at 8:30a, competition starts at 9:00a. Purchase tickets here.
TO OUR 2018 WINNERS.
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Le Polynesia Cultural Performing Arts Center is proud to announce the 6th annual Tahitian cultural event, “Te Ori Here 2019” Tahitian Solo Dance Competition.