Dance and Movement

Men's Eco-Festival Week & Jungle-(Q)ween Party

Richard Koob and the Kalani Team

Join us for special men's activities during our Eco-Hawai’i Festival!

Come for several days, entire week, or more
(and receive all added Festival activities free).

Eco-Hawaii Festival

About the Facilitator(s)

Contacts

To Register:

Kalani Reservations Desk
Phone: 
(800) 800-6886 (toll-free)
Phone: 
(808) 965-7828 (front desk)

For More Information:

Kalani Reservations Desk
Phone: 
(800) 800-6886 (toll-free)
Phone: 
(808) 965-7828 (front desk)

Workshop Fees

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

Prices subject to change without notice.

Performing Arts Festival Intensive

Andrea Torres, Daron Scarborough, Jonathan KimoKaleikaukeha Lopez, John Signor, Marcus Quiniones, Wailana Simcock

For the Performer in You! The Performing Arts Festival Intensive.

Performing Arts Aficionados:  Beyond the wonderful Kalani Experience and other Festival activities, you have opportunity to have a great nature-culture-wellness week and get, for free, both the opening July 5th Ho’olaule’a (Hawaiian party) and the finale July 10th PERFORMANCE! 

About the Facilitator(s)

Andrea Torres, Aerial Dance

Andrea TorresBrazil born,dancer & yogi Andrea Torres is the Founder and Director of Hawaii’s only Aerial Company SAMADHI HAWAII. Andrea is the original aerialist/acrobatas Hina, the moon goddess, in the acclaimed 'Ulalena production at the Maui Theatre in Lahaina by ARRA Montreal. Torres' is a recipient of the Choreography Award by the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts. Heraerial work has appeared with Iona Contemporary Dance Theatre, Tau Dance Theatre, Sonny Ching's Halau Na Mamo o Pu'uanahulu in Hawaii and Japan, I ka Wa Kahiko-Haleakala Productions, Honua'ula Luau at Maui Marriott Wailea, Nohelani Cipryano “Nostalgic Hawaii” Show at Hale Koa Hotel, Art Spree at TCM, Bank of Hawaii’s family Sunday at The Art Academy, Live from the Lawn at Hawaii State Art Museum, Youth Fair at The State Capitol, Na Hoku Hano Hano Awards, Raiatea Helm at The Hawaii Theatre and in collaboration with Hawaiian Musician Makana and Grammy nominee Jeff Peterson.

Daron Scarborough, Voice

Daron ScarboroughDaron Scarborough received his B.A. in Music from the University of Hawaii at Manoa where he focused on choral and instrumental music. Daron has performed with and/or directed several professional and non-professional ensembles which include Musasa Marimba Ensemble, the Hawaii Vocal Arts Ensemble, the Honolulu Symphony, various UH instrumental and vocal ensembles, and Trilogy. He is very excited to participate in this one of a kind festival!

Jonathan Kimo Kaleikaukeha Lopez, Hula

KimoBorn and raised in Wai'anae, O'ahu, Kimo Lopez was first taught to dance hula at age 5 by his tutu Lucille Kaleikaukeha Kupau. He further studied under the tutelage of John Papa of Nanakuli, Hoku Rasmussen, Lydia Kauakahi, Frank Palani Kahala of the Gentlemen of Maluikeau, Michael Canopin of Halau Kealakapawa, and Ehulani Stephany of Halau Hula Ka Makani Hali'a Ala O Puna. Kimo has competed in the Merrie Monarch, Kamehameha Hula Competition, and was awarded Mr. Imperial Hula of 2002. At the Center Retreat's Conference of 2008 in Breitenbush Hot Springs, Kimo was hula ambassador, and in 2009, a facilitator for a hula and yoga conference with Michelle Anderlie of Priya Yoga in Dallas, Texas. He has been teaching hula for ten years and continues to do so at the retreat center Kalani Honua of Kalapana where he has been living since 2004.

John Signor, Musical Director

John SignorMulti-instrumentalist and composer John Signor has served as musical director for numerous productions including 'Ulalena and Waikiki Nei. He has created sound design for several hula drama's including Hanau ka Moku and Kahekili, and composed the music for Tau Dance Theater's Naupaka. He is a past recipient of the Individual Artist Fellowship from the Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts and enjoys working on children's theatre productions, including projects for the Alliance for Arts Education (Honolulu), Theatre Theatre Maui (Lahaina) and Plaza de la Raza (Los Angeles). Dr. Signor holds graduate degrees from from the Juilliard School, the University of Miami and the California Institute of the Arts, and in addition to teaching at Leeward Community College, he creates music for theatre, film and dance.

Marcus Quiniones, Acting

Marcus QuinionesMolokai born theater artist Marcus Quiniones has worked in many theaters and companies over the 13 years of creating and performing professionally. Guthrie Theater (Minneapolis), MU Performing Arts (Minneapolis), Theater Amoeba, Ragamala Music and Dance Theater (Minneapolis), The Childrenʻs Theater Company (Minneapolis) among many others. His own plays include Circle Around The Island, produced a second time at the Guthrie Theater in 2007. He was assistant director of Tony Kushnerʻs award winning Guthrie production of Caroline, Or Change. He has performed in ʻUlalena at Maui Myth and Magic Theater in Lahaina as well as being an original cast member of the show Waikiki Nei on Oʻahu. Marcus attended the two-year pedagogical program at the London International School of Performing Arts (LISPA), a Jacques Lecoq-based actor-created theater school in London under the tutelage of master teacher Thomas Prattki. Marcus currently works at the Bishop Museum as a storyteller. Mahalo nui loa ia Kalani Honua ma Puna!

Wailana Simcock, Aerial Dance, Modern Dance

Wailana Simcock

Wailana Simcock was born in Angeles City, Philippines and raised on O'ahu, Hawai’i since age five. In 1995, he became principal dancer for the award winning modern dance company Pearl Ubungen Dancers and Musicians (PUDM) of San Francisco, traveling with them to New York, Minnesota, Wisconsin and the Philippines. While in the San Francisco Bay Area, he had the opportunity to work and study with such innovators as: Steamroller, Kunstoff, Terry Sendgraff, Kathleen Hermesdorf, Joe Goode, and Barbra Dilley of Naropa University. Through his full time work with PUDM, he also became Artist Teacher in the San Francisco Unified School District teaching creative movement to children and subsequently for the Hawaii Public School System in O'ahu and in Pahoa, Hawai'i. Returning to the Hawaiian Islands in 2000, he performed with Iona Dance Theater, Tau Dance Theater and the pre-eminent aerial dance troupe, Samadhi Hawaii. Wailana graduated from the University of Hawaii at Hilo in 2006 with a Liberal Arts degree he penned, “Culture and Performance in Contemporary Hawai’i”. While in Hilo, me ka ha'aha'a, he studied with Hawaiian teachers and cultural practitioners Dr. Kalena Silva, Larry Kimura and Hälau O Kekuhi. In June of 2007, he joined the ground breaking production ‘Ulalena by ARRA Montreal in Lahaina, Maui. In 2008, he was part of the original cast of Waikiki Nei, the sister show to 'Ulalena. Through his studies, he pioneered a program using the Hawaiian language exclusively to teach creative movement and developed a public performance in the Hawaiian immersion school, Ka 'Umeke Ka'eo in Keaukaha and most recently at Nawahiokalaniopu'u in Kea'au in 2010. On and off 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 is now choreographing for the Puna Men's Chorus' ExtrABBAganza and is Artistic Director of the Kalani Performing Arts Festival this July 5 - 11, 2010.

Contacts

To Register:

Kalani Reservations Desk
Phone: 
(800) 800-6886 (toll-free)
Phone: 
(808) 965-7828 (front desk)

For More Information:

Kalani Reservations Desk
Phone: 
(800) 800-6886 (toll-free)
Phone: 
(808) 965-7828 (front desk)

Workshop Fees

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

Prices subject to change without notice.

Men's Rainbow Festival Weeks 2010

Richard Koob and the Kalani Team

Join us for special men's activities at our Anuenue Freedom Festival!

Come for several days, or entire two weeks (and receive one night free).

Men's Rainbow Festival Week

About the Facilitator(s)

Contacts

For More Information:

Kalani Reservations Desk
Phone: 
(800) 800-6886 (toll-free)
Phone: 
(808) 965-7828 (front desk)

Workshop Fees

Sign up for a Kalani Experience and attend all Festival events free. For day passes for kama`āina visitors, see the Anuenue Festival page.

Prices subject to change without notice.

Ānuenue Freedom Festival

Richard Koob and the Kalani Team

Come Celebrate 35 years of Kalani!

Be sure to take in the prime Festival days on July 4th, 5th and 10th, or really live it up in a Kalani Experience for a week or two – and get the Festival days’ activities for FREE!  With your Experience you also receive massages, adventures, wholesome cuisine and your choice of more than 50 weekly nature-culture-wellness activities

About the Facilitator(s)

Contacts

For More Information:

Kalani Reservations Desk
Phone: 
(800) 800-6886 (toll-free)
Phone: 
(808) 965-7828 (front desk)

Workshop Fees

Kalani Experience package is required.

Prices subject to change without notice.

Gilad's Fitness Adventure Camp

Gilad Janklowicz

Gilad in OceanCome join Gilad at Kalani for an exciting week of health and fitness!  Spend 7 nights and 8 days rejuvenating your body and spirit. 

About the Facilitator(s)

Gilad JanklowiczGilad Janklowicz is one of the world's most popular fitness personalities.  As a pioneer in the fitness industry, he has helped millions of people get and stay fit with his popular TV fitness shows and workout DVDs.  His TV show, "Bodies in Motion" has been on the air since 1983.  The show has been seen in over 80 countries and has received countless awards. 

Gilad's TV shows "Bodies in Motion" and "Total Body Sculpt," along with many of his DVDs have been filmed on the exotic beaches of Hawaii.  Gilad has created "Gilad's Fitness Adventure" to work with people one on one to achieve their fitness goals. To find out more about Gilad go to www.gilad.tv

Contacts

Workshop Fees

Fees include transfer to and from Hilo airport to Kalani, 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 $ 3499 $ 3999
6 - Tropical Loft n/a n/a
5 - Tree House Room $ 3299 $ 3799
4 - Bungalow Room $ 3299 $ 3799
3 - Lodge Room (private bath) $ 3099 $ 3499
2 - Lodge Room (shared bath) $ 2599 $ 3199
1 - Campsite n/a n/a

Child Rate:  $1099

To find out more about Gilad and view video clips go to www.gilad.tv

Prices subject to change without notice.

Celebration of Love: The Embodiment of Yin and Yang

Liz Ganz & Saffire Bouchelion

The dance of Yin and Yang is as ancient as the universe itself. In humans, it all too often manifests as a division within ourselves, our relationships, communities and ultimately the world.  Now, as we are nearing the peak of these oscillating frequencies, we are drawn to find a unified balance between the two energies.

About the Facilitator(s)

Liz Ganz is a visionary artist, teacher, dancer and a leader in the conscious movement community. A certified Nia Black Belt teacher, Nia 5 Stages Instructor, Creative Director of beingLoved creative soul work, a graduate of The Mama Gena School for Womanly Arts and one of only sixteen White Belt Educational Trainers world wide, Liz has delivered NiaTrainings with Debbie Rosas and Carlos Rosas, was a student of Deborah Hay, and taught Soul Motion under Vinn Marti for 6 years.

Saffire Bouchelion is a Black Belt Nia instructor who has passionately practiced Nia for over 15 years, a professional performer and musician, is currently touring Amsterdam, Paris, Australia, Bali and New Zealand, co-founder of two experimental dance companies and founder of SHAMANTRA a deep sacred play designed to help us remember the natural, joyous rhythms of our collective hearts and voices. Drumming, vocal sounding and ecstatic dance highlight his unique brand of somatic healing work.

Contacts

To Register:

Aurelius

For More Information:

Aurelius

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 $ 4910 $ 3105
3 - Lodge Room (private bath) $ 4410 $ 2805
2 - Lodge Room (shared bath) $ 4185 $ 2595
1 - Campsite n/a n/a

Singles save $200 if you register by 1/10/10, $400 if you register by 12/12/09.
Couples save $400 if you register by 1/10/10, $800 if you register by 12/12/09.

Considerations:
Couples rates apply to any two people, regardless of relationship or orientation, who would like to share accommodations during the retreat.
Single participants who are open to being paired randomly can be placed on a waiting list whereby you may qualify for double occupancy rates if circumstances allow.

Got to http: www.kalani.com/guest-info/accommodations to learn more about these truly gorgeous facilities!

Prices subject to change without notice.

11th Annual Hawaii Shamanic Retreat

Wilbert Alix

May 15, 2010 - May 22, 2010

Wilbert AlixThe Hawaii Shamanic Retreat is an intelligent, experiential exploration of the relationships between organic life and human life and how these link influences our experience of ourselves as spiritual beings.

The Big Island Of Hawaii is one of the newest and most ecologically active environments on the planet, providing a stimulating environment for the study of spiritual evolution.

About the Facilitator(s)

Trance Dance

Wilbert Alix

Wilbert has earned international recognition as a contemporary healer and teacher of progressive psychology and neo-shamanic studies. A prominent figure in the emerging science of body-centered psychology his presentations are accentuated with intellectual depth and a unique insight into the relationships between traditional shamanic healing, western science and eastern mysticism.

Wilbert Alix has pioneered the professional application of Trance Dance and other shamanic techniques as legitimate healing and therapeutic tools. He conducts workshops and trains professionals throughout the USA, Europe, Canada, Mexico, Australia and South America. He frequently appears at professional conferences and expos, as well as teaching educational 'mind/body science' programs to individuals and corporations.

Contacts

To Register:

Wilbert Alix
Phone: 
(512) 708-8888

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) $ 1500 n/a
1 - Campsite n/a n/a

Prices subject to change without notice.

Hawaii TranceDance Experience Facilitator Training Retreat

Wilbert Alix

May 1, 2010 - May 10, 2010

trance dance

About the Facilitator(s)

Wilbert Alix

Wilbert Alix

Wilbert has earned international recognition as a contemporary healer and teacher of progressive psychology and neo-shamanic studies. A prominent figure in the emerging science of body-centered psychology his presentations are accentuated with intellectual depth and a unique insight into the relationships between traditional shamanic healing, western science and eastern mysticism.

Wilbert Alix has pioneered the professional application of Trance Dance and other shamanic techniques as legitimate healing and therapeutic tools. He conducts workshops and trains professionals throughout the USA, Europe, Canada, Mexico, Australia and South America. He frequently appears at professional conferences and expos, as well as teaching educational 'mind/body science' programs to individuals and corporations.

Contacts

To Register:

Wilbert Alix
Phone: 
(512) 708-8888

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) $ 2000 n/a
1 - Campsite n/a n/a

Prices subject to change without notice.

Renewal, Empowerment and Transformation in Paradise

Isabelle Du Soleil

yoga at sunsetYou are invited to a transformative journey: 7 days and 7 nights of Yoga, total rejuvenation and relaxation in paradise.

About the Facilitator(s)

Isabelle Du Soleil

Isabelle Du Soleil Isabelle Du Soleil is a charismatic certified Yoga teacher based in Los Angeles, California. She is currently teaching at Exhale/ Sacred Movement well known Yoga center in Venice, California. She has created a unique style called Yoga Tantra Flow, which is inspired by her 25 years of studying and teaching Tantra, Vinyasa Flow, dance and healing modalities.

Isabelle will guide through a fluid and powerful vinyasa flow cultivating presence, oneness and core strength energy. Breath, mind and body become one. You will explore and access the energetics of Yoga integrating the bandhas, visualization and sound in the movement flow.

Isabelle plays beautiful world music rhythms and melodies. She has extensively studied with Rod Stryker and Shiva Rea.

Contacts

To Register:

For More Information:

Workshop Fees

Children 3- 12 year old (free under 3-year old) pay $500.

Non Yogis: $225 less

Deposit: 50% of total amount to hold your space (including $300 Non-Refundable deposit)

For Tree House only*: Total amount must be paid upon reservation

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) $ 1200 $ 1450
2 - Lodge Room (shared bath) $ 1125 $ 1300
1 - Campsite $ 1000 $ 1000
Those prices include 5 days/ 5 nights accommodations, 3 meals per day, 3 Yoga classes per day, ground transportation to/ from airport to retreat center per person (with required minimum of 2 people in van) and use of Kalani swimming pool, sauna per person.

Prices subject to change without notice.

Hawaii TranceDance Experience Facilitator Training Retreat

Wilbert Alix

May 1, 2009 - May 10, 2009

trance dance

About the Facilitator(s)

Wilbert Alix

Wilbert Alix

Wilbert has earned international recognition as a contemporary healer and teacher of progressive psychology and neo-shamanic studies. A prominent figure in the emerging science of body-centered psychology his presentations are accentuated with intellectual depth and a unique insight into the relationships between traditional shamanic healing, western science and eastern mysticism.

Wilbert Alix has pioneered the professional application of Trance Dance and other shamanic techniques as legitimate healing and therapeutic tools. He conducts workshops and trains professionals throughout the USA, Europe, Canada, Mexico, Australia and South America. He frequently appears at professional conferences and expos, as well as teaching educational 'mind/body science' programs to individuals and corporations.

Contacts

To Register:

Wilbert Alix
Phone: 
(512) 708-8888

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) $ 2000 n/a
1 - Campsite n/a n/a

Prices subject to change without notice.

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