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Whakatane Arts festival

Get into the festival spirit with this exciting community event, a celebration of dance in its many forms. Come and bring along the whole family and enjoy Israeli dancing, Hoop Dance, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Zouk, Belly dance, Latin Dance and drumming, including our special guest, Robert Koffie Fugah.

Some seating available. Bring a hat, sunscreen and a cool drink, as it gets hot there!

Date: Saturday 26th January
Time: 10.00am - 12.30pm
Where: The Gap
The Strand
Whakatane

Programme so far:

10.15 Japanese Drummers
10.30 Opening Speech
10.40 Israeli
10.46 Jane and Tanya
10.52 Earl Charters
11.02 Latin
11.12 Devabelly
11.18 Sam McCloud Contemporary
11.25 West African Drummers (Audience participation)
11.45 BellyVegas (Mandy's group)
11.52 Israeli
11.55 Susan Nell Lyrical
12.00 Zouk Lambada, (The Dance Factory)
12.08 Devabelly
12.14 Kirsty's Group - Hip Hop
12.20 Bellyvegas
12.24 Bellyvegas and Devabelly collaboration
12.30 ish The End!

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