Dance and Movement

The Dance Of Life ~ Living The Path Of LOVE

Cass Phelps

September 30, 2012 - October 12, 2012

About the Facilitator(s)

Cass Phelps teaches an innovative body of work that is simple, potentiating and revelatory - a gifted, clear, calming Presence whose guidance assists one into true Self-Knowing. Cass specializes in movement meditation healing work while honoring as major influences: 7 years of teaching Continuum Movement, Structural Integration, Reiki and A Course In Miracles. He's a Reiki master, life time musician and sound healing therapist. He offers workshops globally and tele-dives focused on Eros & Inspiration as well as deep internal cleansing programs in conjunction with movement and wise nutritional guidance and support. He also holds a private practice in LA working with clients with complex neurological disorders. His unique approach to sound, breath and movement unifies the creative and healing arts as ONE.

Contacts

To Register:

For More Information:

Workshop Fees

Fees include workshop, meals, accommodations, and use of Kalani's facilities including pool, hot tub and sauna.

Fees per person: Double Occupancy Single Occupancy
9 - Ocean Cottage n/a n/a
8 - Ocean Loft n/a n/a
7 - Tropical Cottage n/a n/a
6 - Tropical Loft n/a n/a
5 - Tree House Room n/a n/a
4 - Bungalow Room n/a n/a
3 - Lodge Room (private bath) n/a n/a
2 - Lodge Room (shared bath) $ 2500 n/a
1 - Campsite n/a n/a

Commuter fee: $1200   Kama’aina (includes daily onsite Kalani pass, retreat experience, no meals or lodging)

$300 deposit confirms your space. Deposit is non-refundable.

Price includes the retreat experience, 7 nights accommodations, 3 organic meals served daily and use of Kalani’s facilities including pool, hot tub and sauna. Airport is Hilo.

Prices subject to change without notice.

The Dance Of Life ~ Living The Path Of LOVE

Cass Phelps

October 9, 2011 - October 14, 2011

About the Facilitator(s)

Cass Phelps teaches an innovative body of work that is simple, potentiating and revelatory - a gifted, clear, calming Presence whose guidance assists one into true Self-Knowing. Cass specializes in movement meditation healing work while honoring as major influences: 7 years of teaching Continuum Movement, Structural Integration, Reiki and A Course In Miracles. He's a Reiki master, life time musician and sound healing therapist. He offers workshops globally and tele-dives focused on Eros & Inspiration as well as deep internal cleansing programs in conjunction with movement and wise nutritional guidance and support. He also holds a private practice in LA working with clients with complex neurological disorders. His unique approach to sound, breath and movement unifies the creative and healing arts as ONE.

Contacts

To Register:

For More Information:

Workshop Fees

Fees include workshop, meals, accommodations, and use of Kalani's facilities including pool, hot tub and sauna.

Fees per person: Double Occupancy Single Occupancy
9 - Ocean Cottage n/a n/a
8 - Ocean Loft n/a n/a
7 - Tropical Cottage n/a n/a
6 - Tropical Loft n/a n/a
5 - Tree House Room n/a n/a
4 - Bungalow Room n/a n/a
3 - Lodge Room (private bath) n/a n/a
2 - Lodge Room (shared bath) $ 1150 n/a
1 - Campsite n/a n/a

Commuter fee: $600   Kama’aina (includes daily onsite Kalani pass, retreat experience, no meals or lodging)

$300 deposit confirms your space. Deposit is non-refundable.

Price includes the retreat experience, 7 nights accommodations, 3 organic meals served daily and use of Kalani’s facilities including pool, hot tub and sauna. Airport is Hilo.

Prices subject to change without notice.

beingLoved Sensation of Beauty Retreat

Liz Ganz

passion flowerThe Sensation of Beauty Retreat is designed for people of all levels of experience to come together and immerse themselves in the beingLoved process while aligning with others who feel called towards a path of love in action.

About the Facilitator(s)

Liz Ganz

Liz Ganz Liz Ganz is a change maker and visionary artist behind the integrative approach called beingLoved. Leading the conscious embodiment movement with an “out of the box” approach towards the intersection of interpersonal neurobiology, contemplative practice and the creative process, Liz has pioneered a system so effective that it changes lives in one session.

Liz is certified as Nia Black Belt Nia Teacher and former Nia White Belt Educational Trainer. She trained as a Soul Motion facilitator with Vinn Marti, and led classes for 6 years in Austin TX. She is the Creative Director of beingLoved performance works and a graduate of The Mama Gena School for Womanly Arts. She has over 25 years of movement and performance experience and created beingLoved out of a desire to see and hear the truth of our human experience from the compelling perspective of our human body. Liz recently lived in Portland, OR, Big Island HI and Maui HI and Loves to feel these places as her extended home. Her current home is Austin TX and she is traveling towards freedom and expansive vision of potent co creation.

Contacts

To Register:

Liz Ganz
Phone: 
503 307 4955

Workshop Fees

Fees include workshop, meals, accommodations, and use of Kalani's facilities including pool, hot tub and sauna.

Fees per person: Double Occupancy Single Occupancy
9 - Ocean Cottage n/a n/a
8 - Ocean Loft n/a n/a
7 - Tropical Cottage $ 1955 $ 2555
6 - Tropical Loft n/a n/a
5 - Tree House Room n/a n/a
4 - Bungalow Room $ 1685 $ 1955
3 - Lodge Room (private bath) $ 1599 $ 1895
2 - Lodge Room (shared bath) $ 1499 $ 1715
1 - Campsite n/a n/a

Please visit www.beingLovednow.com for pricing for this retreat.

Wassa Dances with Aloha #12

Lara McIntosh and Marla Simms

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About the Facilitator(s)

LARA MCINTOSH believes that anyone who moves is already a dancer. She has danced all her life. As a performer, teacher, and choreographer,

Lara explores rhythm, spirit, craft, and community to unlock the movement potential in others. An active member of the Seattle drum-and-dance communities for many years, her Afro-infused dance style is inspired by travels to Brazil and Mali, West Africa. “Wassa” is the Bambara name Lara received during one of her visits to Mali. It means “one who acts for joy and fulfillment.” Her curiosity about movement and cultures, combined with a deep love for music, are lifelong muses. She offers residencies in local schools and intensive retreat-style workshops internationally. (Photo by Michael Harthorne)

MARLA SIMMS started her love affair with the human body and it’s magic from the inside out. She experienced the boldness and explosive energy of a gymnast in her youth.

During her teens and beyond, she discovered qualities of movement under the loving and eclectic watch of teachers and choreographers. She then turned to the focus of exploration of other’s bodies through the study and practice of massage. She has been a massage practitioner and massage educator for 20 years. For Marla, the body continues to be a venue of art, joy, and discovery.

Contacts

To Register:

Lara McIntosh

Workshop Fees

Included in this 7-day sweet island style retreat are: daily dance intensives, 3 delicious buffet daily meals and use of Kalani’s grounds, Olympic size pool, sauna and 2 hot tubs. Registration requires $250 deposit. Final payments are due February 15, 2012.

Non-dancing companions are welcome based on available space at Kalani. There is a $50 admin fee for non dancers.

Please call Kalani's Guest Services at 800-800-6886 to book airport shuttles. $65 for individual ride and $45 shared.

Fees per person: Double Occupancy Single Occupancy
9 - Ocean Cottage $ 2015 $ 2715
8 - Ocean Loft n/a n/a
7 - Tropical Cottage $ 1875 $ 2575
6 - Tropical Loft n/a n/a
5 - Tree House Room $ 1700 $ 2155
4 - Bungalow Room $ 1560 $ 1875
3 - Lodge Room (private bath) $ 1455 $ 1805
2 - Lodge Room (shared bath) $ 999 $ 1495
1 - Campsite n/a n/a
*** Airfare, car rental and incidental ground travel expenses are not included in the price of this retreat. If you decide to arrive early or stay longer, you will need to make your own lodging arrangements at the place of your choice.


*For island residents or vacationers wishing to attend the daily dance intensive without Kalani residence or meals, drop-in rates per class and weekly options are available as space allows. Pre-registration is strongly suggested for this option--which also includes a Kalani day pass with each class/series purchased. Lodging and meal options at Kalani may be purchased separately through Kalani.

Kalani Honua Retreat Center: Kalani means Harmony of Heaven and Earth and is located on 19 coastal acres of tropical beauty on the SE coast of Hawaii. Dramatic lava cliffs provide a haven for sunbathers, stargazers, whale watchers and those seeking a deep connection with the earth and sea.

Other offerings at Kalani at additional cost include: Hawaiian and Thai massage, Yoga, Bodywork, Watsu (water-based bodywork) and Hawaiiana/Hula Classes.
For more info on Kalani: www.kalani.com

Prices subject to change without notice.

Hawaiian Paradise Dance Camp - A unique summer dance camp for teens

Katya Surrence

July 15, 2012 - July 29, 2012


HPDC offers your teen a unique summer dance experience, receiving intensive dance training while enjoying the beauty and majesty of Hawaii.

Our curriculum: ballet, jazz, modern, ballroom, aerial and hula. With a performance at the end.

We explore volcanology, astronomy, and the land and culture of Hawaii.

About the Facilitator(s)

Katya Surrence began studying ballet at the age of five with Mahri Coshever. Later adding jazz, tap, voice, acting and ballroom, with Pierre Dulaine (Mad Hot Ballroom and Take The Lead) and Yvonne Marceau. to her training. She performed in regional ballet companies, in several musicals and films, in revues in dinner theaters and casinos. on cruise ships and with American Ballroom Theatre. She has taught in California, the Bahamas, Japan, Guam and New Jersey and New York. Recently she choreographed a national commercial for DISNEY with four of her students. Katya believes that proper technique is important but must be combined with the joy of movement as well.

Contacts

To Register:

Katya Surrence

For More Information:

Katya Surrence

Workshop Fees

Fees include workshop, meals, accommodations, and use of Kalani's facilities including pool, hot tub and sauna.

Fees per person: Double Occupancy Single Occupancy
9 - Ocean Cottage n/a n/a
8 - Ocean Loft n/a n/a
7 - Tropical Cottage n/a n/a
6 - Tropical Loft n/a n/a
5 - Tree House Room n/a n/a
4 - Bungalow Room n/a n/a
3 - Lodge Room (private bath) n/a n/a
2 - Lodge Room (shared bath) $ 2600 n/a
1 - Campsite n/a n/a

Hawaiian Paradise Dance Camp is scheduled as a two week camp. Arrival and orientation will take place on July 17. Classes begin on July 18. Return date July 31.

However, if you only have one week available to spend with us, that's okay too!

1 week $1400
2 weeks is $2600

Tuition includes all meals and lodging (Hale). All classes and adventures!

Prices subject to change without notice.

The Pulse of the RADIANT Feminine Heart: A Woman’s Gathering OF Yoga, Ceremony, Hula Hoops and Drumming

Shakti Sunfire, Marni Sclaroff, Marla Leigh and Special Guest, Hareesh Wallis

January 23, 2012 - January 29, 2012

On the Big Island of Hawaii, we will honor the Goddess and doing so, honor ourselves. Shakti Sunfire, Marni Sclaroff and Marla Leigh will facilitate this week of wonder, of community, of discovery and of deep honoring as we sync up; strong spirit, strong body, strong mind, to the pulse of the feminine heart.

About the Facilitator(s)

Shakti Sunfire is a vibrant and passionate teacher of hoop dance and yoga. Now a resident of San Francisco, she draws on her own experiences and her heavy participation in the community to encourage unfettered self-expression centered in the heart. Her message is one of radical self acceptance. She teaches and performs internationally. www.shaktisunfire.com

Marni Sclaroff is an artist, bellydancer, and yogini. She teaches Anusara Inspired yoga as an act of service to the creative and ecstatic unfolding of the Universe. She holds a Masters Degree in Art Education which informs her yoga practice and teaching on many levels. She has appeared on the cover of Yoga Journal magazine, and her poetry is being published in the new book, "The Poetry of Yoga". She lives and teaches in San Francisco. www.yogaanahata.com

Marla Leigh Goldstein is one of the few leading female specialists in the ancient Middle Eastern frame drum. She carries the gift of being an inspiring, energetic and patient teacher who offers drumming workshops and retreats worldwide. She also accompanies many artists in the West Coast Kirtan and World Music scene, leads her own ensemble, ³RHYTHMJUJU², and performs a unique solo show. Her music has been featured on the movies "Bold Native" and "The Cellist", as well as on Hala Khouri's "Yoga for Stress Relief" DVD. Marla has released an instructional DVD, Time Zone² and designed her own signature series frame drum with Cooperman Drum Company, and is currently working on her debut album, ³Rhythms in Peace". www.marlaleigh.com

Contacts

Workshop Fees

Fees include workshop, meals, accommodations, and use of Kalani's facilities including pool, hot tub and sauna. Also includes group yoga classes, hoop classes, drumming classes, dance parties, vision board materials and more.

$600 non-refundable deposit due by November 1st and remainder due by December 1st

Please send Money Order or Check to:

Shakti

1211 Arguello Blvd San Francisco, CA 94122

Or pay online via paypal with a credit card.

Fees per person: Double Occupancy Single Occupancy
9 - Ocean Cottage $ 1800 $ 2100
8 - Ocean Loft n/a n/a
7 - Tropical Cottage n/a n/a
6 - Tropical Loft n/a n/a
5 - Tree House Room n/a n/a
4 - Bungalow Room $ 1500 $ 1700
3 - Lodge Room (private bath) $ 1350 $ 1550
2 - Lodge Room (shared bath) $ 1250 $ 1450
1 - Campsite n/a $ 1100

Prices subject to change without notice.

Winter Rhythms: Embodied Yoga & Dance Intensive

Melina Meza, Chiara Guerrieri, Lara McIntosh

January 22, 2012 - January 29, 2012

LAST MINUTE SPECIAL: PAY THE CAMPING RATE OF $1175 AND STAY IN A LODGE ROOM WITH A SHARED BATH!

We invite you to drink in some fun this winter! Join us for a new, dynamic collaboration where Melina’s Seasonal Vinyasa Ayurvedic insights, Chiara’s core-awakening style of yoga, and Lara’s Afro-infused Wassa Dance (Afro-infused blend of elemental movement) come together to nourish your body, lift your spirits, and shake your bootie to kick off the winter season.

About the Facilitator(s)

ChiaraChiara is a licensed massage therapist, practicing since 1983, teaches Anatomy for Yoga Teacher Trainings, and is certified w/Ana Forrest and Shari Friedrichsen. Chiara cultivates balance, awareness of center, and stillness within movement.

Melina

 

Melina has been exploring yoga and nutrition for over 16 years. She is the author of the Art of Sequencing, and produced, Yoga for the Seasons DVD. Robert Svoboda, Scott Blossom, and Sarah Powers continue to influence her practice.

Lara
Lara is a teacher, choreographer and performer whose curiosity and deep love of music, movement and culture are the muses for her life work. Lara explores rhythm, spirit, craft and community to unlock movement potential and inspire the dancer in each person.

Contacts

To Register:

Melina Meza

Workshop Fees

Fees include workshop, meals, accommodations, and use of Kalani's facilities including pool, hot tub and sauna.

Fees per person: Double Occupancy Single Occupancy
9 - Ocean Cottage n/a n/a
8 - Ocean Loft n/a n/a
7 - Tropical Cottage $ 1875 $ 2575
6 - Tropical Loft n/a n/a
5 - Tree House Room n/a n/a
4 - Bungalow Room $ 1550 $ 1900
3 - Lodge Room (private bath) $ 1450 $ 1800
2 - Lodge Room (shared bath) $ 1350 $ 1700
1 - Campsite n/a $ 1175

Prices subject to change without notice.

3 programs: "The Beautiful Belly Dance Retreat with Delilah & Fahtiem", Running concurrently, "The Instructors Intensive", followed by Belly Dance with Delilah and Art of Nia with Jennifer Earle

Delilah, Fahliem, Erik Brown & Jennifer Earle

January 29, 2012 - February 8, 2012

During these dates we have 3 exciting and different programs for learning and developing belly dance techniques and enjoyment. PART 1 Belly Dance with two world class belly dance celebrities; Fahtiem and Delilah and drum classes with Erik Brown. Both are very seasoned and dedicated teachers who love this art and how it empowers our lives. Open to all levels. PLUS an Instructors program with Delilah will run concurrently. Seriously ALL LEVELS ARE WELCOME. Must see details on her web site.

About the Facilitator(s)

Both Fahteim (from L.A. California) and Delilah (from Seattle Washington) are very famous in the world of belly dance. See www.fahliem.com and www.visionarydance.com . Musican Erik Brown of the Middle Eastern Ensemble called House of Tarab ( www.houseoftarab.com ) will accompany classes with his live music and teach classes in middle eastern hand drums. Plus Nia Instructor: Jennifer Earle http://www.everybodyloveyourbody.com/about-me

Contacts

To Register:

Delilah

Workshop Fees

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Fees include workshop, meals, accommodations, and use of Kalani's facilities including pool, hot tub and sauna.

Prices subject to change without notice.

Wai Company of Hawaii and AirAligned aerial dance group of California presents: Hawaii Aerial Arts Retreat 2012

Tresa Honaker, Joe Simms, and Wailana Simcock

April 5, 2012 - April 11, 2012

Participants ages 16 and up from "absolute" beginners to advanced level aerialists will experience 5 days of aerial training including Aerial Tissue, Static Trapeze and Lyra. The retreat will include Tricks and Moves, Doubles Work, Choreography and Low Flying aerial dance. Participants will end their week in a final day of Performance. Hosted by Kalani Oceanside Retreat on the Big Island of Hawaii.

About the Facilitator(s)

Tresa Honaker:  Tresa Honaker’s aerial studies include Hollywood Aerial Arts, Cirque LA, Aloft, San Francisco Circus School and Trapeze Arts. Tresa is one of the founding members of The Movement Alliance and Founder and Artistic Director of AirAligned aerial dance group and AirAligned Academy. Tresa directs and performs throughout the United States for Corporate, Private and Commercial events.

Joe Simms:  In 2002 Joe Simms joined The Movement Alliance. Joe is now a principal performer and soloist with AirAligned. Joe has a background in Martial Arts with a black belt in Tae Kwon Do and Jujitsu. Master classes include; Velocity in Seattle Washington, Conduit Dance Company in Portland Oregon, The Edge in Los Angeles, aerial intensives with Ingrid Hoffman L.A. and Isadora Duncan Dance Company. Currently Joe is owner of Pilates Body in Nevada City. Working as a body worker, aerial and Pilates Instructor.

Wailana Simcock: Since 2001, he has taught aerial dance, modern dance, yoga, Hawaiian studies and language classes at Kalani Honua in Kalapana where he currently lives. He has choreographed for the Puna Men’s Chorus, Stargate Theater, Samadhi Hawai‘i and has created solo and group works. In January 2011, Wailana founded his own performing arts group Wai Company with mission to inspire and educate dance theater me nā mea Hawaiʽi through classes and performances. He is also the Artistic and Project Director of the annual Kalani Performing Arts Festival.

Contacts

To Register:

Tresa Honaker
Phone: 
530-277-4489

For More Information:

Wailana Simcock
Phone: 
808-965-0468 x108

Workshop Fees

Special triple occupancy private bath room rate is $1350.

Fees include workshop, meals, accommodations, airport transfers, and use of Kalani's facilities including pool, hot tub and sauna.

Commuter rate is $600 for the full workshop and spa use. Meals can be purchased separately.

Prices subject to change without notice.

English Country Dancing Week

Bare Necessities with Scott Higgs and Joanna Reiner hosted by George Marshall

March 23, 2014 - March 30, 2014

Hawaii Big IslandDURING THE DAY, diverse and beautiful attractions beckon you to explore: dramatic waterfalls, black sand beaches, lava deserts, and lush tropical rainforests evocative of the 'old' South Seas are just some of the wonders.  Here, uncommon beauty is commonplace.  You can set out to watch dolphins play, snorkel calm-water tide pools alive with colorful fish, or dip into warm springs.

About the Facilitator(s)

 BARE NECESSITIES, a fine quartet renowned for its unique presentation of English Country Dance music, consists of Earl Gaddis and Mary Lea (violin and viola), Peter Barnes (flute and whistles), andBare Necessities Jacqueline Schwab (piano).  Performing music from the 17th through 21st centuries, they have played for concerts, festivals, workshops, balls and dance camps across the United States and in Canada, Scotland, England and beyond.   In the course of concertizing and dance playing, they have become increasingly free in their improvisatory explorations of these beautiful melodies.  The resulting sound is that of both chamber and folk music, yet extraordinary inventive and playful with its interweaving of harmonies and countermelodies.  

As a group, Bare Necessities has recorded more than a baker's dozen CD's to date.  Individually, Peter, Jacqueline, Mary and Earl are well-known and well-traveled musicians within the Contra and Scottish dance communities.       

Scott HiggsScott Higgs began dancing in college, and started teaching soon thereafter (when the knowledgeable dancers graduated !). For 25 years he has traveled the country (25 states and 6 foreign countries) calling for contras and English country dances. Dancers characterize Scott’s contras as “high-energy” and “swingy.” His English dance programs span the spectrum from exuberant to elegant. Scott has composed dozens of dances, and served as President of the Germantown Country Dancers. His first booklet of dance compositions, Early One Morning, appeared in the last century (!). Dances from that collection have been performed across the U.S. and Europe, and reprinted in anthologies in the U.S. and the U.K. In recent years, Scott has led weeklong workshops at Pinewoods, Buffalo Gap, Mendocino, Ashokan, and Mainewoods Camps. From 2004-2006, CDSS hired Scott to design and lead special intensive courses for English Dance Leaders. In 2007 and 2008, Scott was Program Director for English American Week at Pinewoods. Scott’s latest enthusiasm: Renegade Morris, now entering its sixth season of high-energy dancing.

Joanna ReinerJoanna Reiner has taught English dance, Scottish dance and longsword for over a decade. Nationally supported for her clear, supportive, spirited calling, Joanna's calling has taken her from Amherst to Ann Harbor, from NEFFA to NOMAD, including several Pinewoods sessions. She co-leads Germantown Country Dance's English country demonstration team, is an avid dance gypsy, and in her spare time, works to support her dance habit.

George MarshallGeorge Marshall, originator and producer of Tropical Dance Vacation, is a full-time musician, caller and dance teacher, touring nationally year-round. His specialty is teaching and calling the New England-style contra dances he has collected throughout the country. George is renowned for his knack of matching music to dance and for smooth, concise teaching and presentation.

Contacts

To Register:

George Marshall
Phone: 
(413) 575.6283

Workshop Fees

Fees include workshop, meals, accommodations, and use of Kalani's facilities including pool, hot tub and sauna.

Fees per person: Double Occupancy Single Occupancy
9 - Ocean Cottage n/a n/a
8 - Ocean Loft n/a n/a
7 - Tropical Cottage n/a n/a
6 - Tropical Loft n/a n/a
5 - Tree House Room $ 1750 n/a
4 - Bungalow Room $ 1400 n/a
3 - Lodge Room (private bath) $ 1275 n/a
2 - Lodge Room (shared bath) $ 1150 n/a
1 - Campsite $ 825 $ 825

Camping is only available indoors at Kalani, after January 1st, 2014.

Prices subject to change without notice.

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