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Siva Afi – Beginners – Level 1

$124.79

Students will learn basic steps to siva afi, routine and cultural information about the siva afi

Course Information

On successful completion of the Siva Afi Beginners Course, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a sound knowledge of the history and origins of Siva Afi
  • Demonstrate a sound knowledge of how to correctly hold, handle and look after their Siva Afi practise stick
  • Understand safe dance practice, including:
    • practising in environments that hold enough space
    • practising in environments away from young children or fragile objects to avoid potential accidents
  • Confidently execute basic Siva Afi movements including:
    • Vili tasi (One hand spin)
    • Fa’aka’amilo i kua (Around the back)
    • Vili lua (Two hand spin)
    • Other

– Confidently execute Siva Afi technique and warm up drills

  • Demonstrate the correct stance, posture and alignment of the basic movements
  • Perform the learnt routine and combinations by the end of the course
  • Execute learnt movements with confidence and warrior-like strength

Instructor

Moemoana Schwenke

Siva Afi & Oceanic Instructor

Moemoana Schwenke has extensive experience with various Pacific cultural arts, locally and internationally. She has placed 1st runner up in the womens category for the 2019 World Fire-Knife Competition in Hawaii, she has participated in the 2017 Te Maeva Nui dance competition in Rarotonga, 2019 Heiva I Tahiti Festival representing legendary group O Tahiti E, 2019 Teuila Festival as a guest artist and much more.