... contributing to the evolutionary movement language of our global village

Tau Dance Theatre

Artist Bio

Tau Dance Theater is the only professional dance/theater company in Honolulu founded by a Native Hawaiian Peter Espiritu.  Tau Dance Theater's Pōhuli, a dance style, respectfully combines hula, modern dance, and ballet, contributing to the evolutionary movement language of our global village.

 

 

Current Production

Inidigenuity 

An artistic celebration of gifts from our ancestors, native pride, cultural and spiritual awakening to transform the arts through the respectful evolution of indigenous dance, music and theater. Oceania is rich with mana and INDIGENUITY is created with a vision to unite us as one artistic tribe, celebrating our cultures. What we create and share today, makes for a better tomorrow. Featured guest artists include: Native Hawaiian music sensation Pōmaikaʻi Keawe; 2019 Artist of the Year - Native American Music Awards, Shelley Morningsong; 2018 Gathering of Nations - 1st Place Men’s Traditional, Fabian Fontenelle; Tlingit rap and YouTube sensation, Arias Hoyle. The segment featured in the video is "Rain."