Jun 8

Mahea Uchiyama


June 8, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:45 PM


The founder and artistic director of Berkeley’s M?hea Uchiyama Center for International Dance, M?healani Uchiyama is an award-winning dancer, musician, composer, choreographer, recording artist, and teacher. Currently an artistic director for the renowned San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival, she champions Pacific Islander culture through the company H?lau Ka Ua Tuahine and as the creator and director of the annual K?pili Polynesian dance and music workshops. For this program, H?lau KaUaTuahine shares songs and dances of Hawai?i and Tahiti, offering a cross section of classical and contemporary Hawaiian hula as well as joyful rhythms of the traditional Tahitian.

This free program in the Children’s Garden is presented by the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival https://ybgfestival.org/event


Mahea Uchiyama

June 8, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:45 PM