Te Wehi毛利族的 is committed to providing our audience with a professional, unique and authentic Kapa Haka experience while upholding the values and tikanga of our heritage and ensuring cultural integrity.
The cast of Te Wehi毛利族的 derives from New Zealand’s most successful Kapa Haka troupe, Te Waka Huia. Te Waka Huia is a pan-tribal Kapa Haka that has established itself as one of Aotearoa’s premier performing arts teams.
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Te Wehi毛利族的 is the fresh new look Māori performing arts troupe directed and managed by successful Kapa Haka leaders, Tāpeta和安妮特Wehi.
: and Annette are the leaders of Te Waka Huia, one of New Zealand's most recognised and premier kapa haka teams. They have led teams internationally on many occasions and showcased Maori culture to the world.
The vision of Te Wehi毛利族的 is to take Haka to the world.
: 有过广泛的职业教学经历吗, 作曲, choreographing and performing traditional Māori Performing Arts in New Zealand and internationally.
目前, : is in his 6th year as a senior lecturer of Māori Performing Arts at Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi.
Tapeta bases his research on traditional haka and mōteatea compositions, focusing on current compositions’ role in social, 政治和bwin8008登录矫正.
:组成毛利族的, poi and a variety of waiata for traditional Māori performing arts festivals and competitions. He choreographs work for national competitions and international events. He teaches teams ranging from six performers to competitive groups of 40 and up to 200 performers.
Annette is a Programme Developer at Indigenous University Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi in New Zealand where her passion is to recognise the potential in Māori as they strive towards excellence in Māori performing arts.
As a Board Member of Te Matatini the national organisation responsible for the traditional Māori performing arts.
During the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand in 2011, 担任艺术总监, Annette co-created Arohanui – The Greatest Love for the Real New Zealand Festival.
In 2007, Annette won the 奥克兰大学’s Mira Szaszy Award for Māori Business Leadership and in 2013 Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi’s CEO’s award for Innovation and Cultural Leadership.
“I wanted to take this time to properly connect, the USANA family felt the aroha that’s for sure and that’s exactly what I had hoped for too! Some cried, many got emotional and some blown away literally!
The emotions that were spoken forward were a connection hundreds if not all, hadn’t felt in a very long time and ignited a ripple effect of hope and a sense of belonging too! 非常感谢.”
“This journey has been an incredible experience and highlighted the unique power of haka to bring us closer together, broaden our understanding of mātauranga and the beauty of te Reo Maori.”
Nic Smith - Head of the Faculty of Engineering
“你们太棒了. The way that you've brought Māori culture to Shanghai is a credit to Te Wehi毛利族的. The use of Māori culture internationally is powerful, especially in Shanghai.
Our company 恒天然 have introduced te Reo Māori and Māori protocols as part of our workplace which has added value to the company.”