The modern hula called Hula Auana features 20th century and contemporary Hawaiian songs with singing accompanied by modern instruments such as ukulele or guitar. Kumu June teaches in the hula ku’i styling of the great hula master Maiki Aiu Lake. Hula Ku’i is characterized as standing tall with a slight curve in the back and extension of arms.
Open to women age 70 and older with basic hula or dance experience, and permission of Kumu June.
Cost: $10/class. Bring payment of cash or checks payable to “Halau i Ka Pono” to class.