West Hawaii Dance Theatre & Academy has been transforming individuals and building community by providing a comprehensive educational dance and theatre program on the Big Island of Hawaii since 1993. Its exceptionally diverse and family-friendly program includes daily classes in multiple dance and theatre disciplines, workshops, outreach programs, performance opportunities, guest artist residencies, and private lessons. We foster creativity, self-esteem, courage, and discipline though individual attention and mentoring, resulting in enriched human spirits and responsible community citizens.
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West Hawaii Dance Theatre and Academy lights up the holidays by presenting The Nutcracker Ballet. This delightful holiday classic is performed at the Kahilu Theatre Tuesday, Dec. 20 and Wednesday, Dec 21 at 6 p.m. and on Thursday, Dec. 22 at 2 p.m. The Nutcracker...read more
Donate Now! We are excited to announce that West Hawaii Dance Theatre & Academy staff and instructors have started rehearsing for the 2016 production of The Nutcracker Ballet, which will be presented on December 20, 21 & 22 at the Kahilu Theatre in Waimea....read more
Registration is now open for West Hawaii Dance Theatre & Academy fall semester of classes. The Semester begins September 1 and runs through December 17. WHDTA offers a comprehensive dance program with a focus on Classical Ballet Training. Each Ballet Division...read more
Earlier this year, renovations were made to WHDTA’s entrance and waiting areas. With an elegant and bright color scheme, new wood flooring, and beautiful new furniture, we noticed a little extra bounce in our dancer’s step. Now, we are completing the...read more
WHDTA • 74-5626 Alapa Street, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740 • Tel (808) 329-8876 • Email: firstname.lastname@example.org