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.
At the Studio…
Pictured: Standing, left to right: Jessica King, Kira Kane, ReyAnne Simpliciano Kneeling, left to right: Moe Kawakami, Maya Calilao, Luna Branum West Hawaii Dance Theatre & Academy is pleased to announce six students have successfully completed both the physical and...read more
West Hawaii Dance Theatre and Academy is honored to feature the esteemed Soila Arvola, global ballerina, teacher, and choreographer, in a workshop this August. Miss Arvola has appeared as the featured guest artist with the Finnish National Ballet, Royal Winnipeg...read more
“What’s your favorite ice cream?” was recently the question posed at WHDTA’s dance studio in Old Industrial. It wasn’t an ice cream party, rather an exercise to help student’s improve their stage presence. stage pres•ence: the ability to command the attention of a...read more
WHDTA • 74-5626 Alapa Street, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740 • Tel (808) 329-8876 • Email: email@example.com