Kapa Haka - Poi Set
Concert Poi set of two for kapa haka performances and traditional ceremonies. We can supply these bulk for schools and community groups. Learn to dance using the poi; a great gift for children that love to perform. This item is soft, and ideal for travellers looking for gifts to send home as a souvenir of Aotearoa.
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.