DANCING AT TE PAPA
A community dance celebration will be held at Te Papa on Sunday, April 30.
Professionals will hold nine dance workshops and there will be a performance by 16 Wellington community dance groups.
Experience high-energy Bhangra from the Punjab alongside a street dance hip hop battle; Indonesian group Caraka Seni performa traditional plate dance, then Full Swing bring us ‘‘The Big Apple’’ a fast paced classic Charleston; and we have a contemporary Tokelauan piece developed for the Pacific Dance Choreolab. Other cultures being celebrated are Chinese, Samoan, Israeli, African and Hawaiian, plus performers of tap and musical theatre.
It’s the last day of the school holidays and runs from 10.45am-4pm.