This maori diamond pattern headband ideal for kapa haka groups, as part of kapa haka dance and singing costume. We can supply these bulk for schools and community groups. A great gift for children that love to perform. Also ideal for travellers looking for gifts to send home as a souvenir of Aotearoa. One size fits all, has an elasticated band section.
29mm (1 1/8") wide.
Traditional Māori performing arts - forms a powerful and highly visual part of the New Zealand cultural experience. Kapa haka is the term for Māori performing arts and literally means to form a line (kapa) and dance (haka). It involves an emotional and powerful combination of song, dance and chanting. Kapa haka is performed by cultural groups on marae, at schools, and during special events and festivals. During a kapa haka performance you’ll experience a range of compositions, from chants and choral singing to graceful action songs and ferocious war dances. Many performances include skilled demonstrations of traditional weaponry.