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We are currently displaying two innovative clothing lines - Queen of Hearts Clothing and Lilikoi Wear - blended together as full outfits. You’ll see many top-n-bottom combo options. Of course you can always buy them as separates! We have specially hand-picked these two lines for their beauty, comfort, eco-friendly materials and mindful business platforms. Queen of Hearts Clothing is produced on the enchanted island of Bali from plant-fiber rayon fabric. This family-operated business creates playful, feminine...Find out more »
Spring Series: February 2 - April 26, 2020 (no class on Easter). 12 weeks plus final ‘May Day is Lei Day’ performance Sun, May 3. Children who participate in hula halau (school) receive one of the best introductions to Hawaiian language and culture. Kumu Malia teaches the basic moves of both hula kahiko (ancient hula) and hula auana (modern hula), as well as oli (Hawaiian chanting). Keiki (children) also learn a true appreciation for nature and how to make flower lei. Using implements, such as the ipu (gourd drum)...Find out more »
Sundays, January 19 - April 5, 2020. In a Joy-filled cell-abration of life in a body and in community, we dance in a smooth-moving, varied, spirited routine. With strong yoga, dance and martial arts elements, Cell-ebrate fulfills the the Nia promise of providing us with plenty of movement variety. Giving voice helps to vibrate Joy right into our bodies’ cells! Routine choreographer Adelle Brewer gives crisp, clear structure as well as time to play, dance, and ‘cell-ebrate’!Find out more »
Tuesdays 4:15 pm with Andrea Torres & Sundays 9 am with Katharine Harts. Both series start in February. Students can attend drop-in classes in January - same times. Give your child a delightful chance to fly, dance, learn new skills, have fun and connect with other kids. Siblings often love taking the series together! Our safe and playful environment provides an opportunity for keiki to explore their deep authentic self and develop confidence. They express themselves in their own special way, growthing through positive relationships, movement, music and...Find out more »
Fri - Sun, February 14 - 16, 2020. Please come to this once in a lifetime special event at Still and Moving Center Oahu with Bhagavan Das + Amulya Maa !
Three days of music and devotion to enliven your soul! One of the great 1960’s spiritual music icons, BHAGAVAN DAS journeyed to India before the Beatles and gained international recognition from Ram Dass’s book “Be Here Now”. Many people experience a heightened transformation from his chanting. He has played with The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Sting and...Find out more »
Mondays, 7-8:15 pm.
January 13 and 27, February 3 and 17, March 2 and 16.
Join our group, Honolulu EcoSattvas!
Catch the wave! Come to Still & Moving Center and connect with a world community for a brand new EcoSattva training on today’s climate crisis. With introductions in December, the trainings will happen on two Mondays a month January - March 2020, we’ll be gathering not only as a local community but with others around the world for this unique online course featuring some of the most powerful voices today at the intersection of mindfulness, Buddhist practice and ecological crises.Find out more »
Tuesday & Thursday, Feb 18 & 20, 5:45-6:45 pm. Barre Vida® is a total body workout open to women and men of all fitness levels. This low impact toning class blends barre with exercise science, Pilates, and dance, predominantly work the slow twitch muscle fibers. Your results: a toned body, higher endurance levels, improved posture, increased core and joint stability, and body fat reduction. The class is built with a specific playlist in which the speed of the music matches the movements in the exercise to work the muscle properly! Expect to have fun and leave sweaty!Find out more »
If you have ever dreamed of bathing in a mountain pool under a cascading waterfall in Hawai’i, here is your opportunity! Imagine yourself coming upon a beautiful waterfall and mountain pool as you walk through a lush valley. Add the joy of learning a hula dance and making a beautiful flower lei …what a day!
This walk story begins and ends at Waimea Falls, on the North Shore of Oahu. Waimea Valley is located on the right-hand side past Waimea Bay Beach parking lot.Find out more »
Friday, February 21 - 7 pm.
Friday, March 6 - 7 pm.
Tuesday, March 31 - 2 pm (in Japanese).
Friday, April 24 - 7 pm.
Nurture your Spirit and even gift a loved one with this special offering by yogini and musician Zeny Ogrisseg. This beautiful workshop weaves ancient mantras, Tibetan singing bowls and the harp into a sacred self-care ceremony. Yoga nidra takes you to a tranquil, still place of awareness. Deeply inspired by the spiritual traditions of India, Zeny's angelic voice combined with hand-made singing bowls can transport you to…
February 22-23, 2020. A two day in person extensive barre certification course. A NASM and AFAA provider, this Barre training course prepares instructors and trainers to teach a barre class or private training session with or without a ballet barre. It is highly encouraged that participants have one or more of the listed qualifications: Exercise science knowledge, movement knowledge, yoga certified, Pilates Certified, Fitness or Personal trainer instructor Certified, Studies in Dance, Exercise, Kinesiology, or similar, and/or have taken barre or ballet classes continually for over two years. Jo Stone will lead 2 Barre Vida public classes:
February 18 & 20, 5:45-6:45 pm.
Here's your chance to shine your light in a fun, nurturing, creative space!
Led by Faith Rivera (Emmy-winning Singer/ Songwriter & touring Positive Music Artist), join in this 2 hour “musical firewalk” to experience more creativity, joy, freedom, confidence, and empowering fun than you’ve ever had before.
What You Can Expect to Gain from Attending...Find out more »
Thursday to Saturday, March 5-7, 2020
The training will be led in both English and Japanese.
The shoulders and the hips form the 4 corners of the body. This particular lomilomi training, entitled "Corners of the Body," weaves in deeper work for the large joints of the shoulders and hips. These four corners of the body enclose all of the bodyʻs vital organs.Find out more »
Your hip-pelvis-lower back connection is your powerhouse of locomotion. Free that area up, and just imagine how you will move again! Gently opening the hip flexor (psoas) muscles in this workshop increases healthy mobility and prevents hip damage.The psoas muscle connects the legs to the lower back through the pelvis. The hip joints work on each side of the pelvis. Use these subtle Feldenkrais movement sequences to regain your...Find out more »
Ancient wisdom for today’s leaders managing natural resources Island style:
Living on the earthʻs most isolated landmass, early Hawaiians adapted and thrived by managing their precious resources. This management style has at its core a traditional healing prayer that provides direction, bringing all aspects of life into alignment. An easy walk to Ala Moana Beach Park, the activity will take place under the shade of a tree by the beach...
This lesson gently guides you and fellow dancers to explore intuitive movement in physical contact with one another. In this free flow dance form the point of contact with the other dancer(s) initiates movement exploration. Practices can include brushing, rolling, going upside down, following a physical point of contact, as well as supporting and giving weight to a partner.
Contact Improv can be profound yet lighthearted, sometimes acrobatic yet safe, simple yet bold, sincere yet playful. Contact Improvisation can...Find out more »
Deep authentic healing happens through undulating movement, meditation, breath and sound in Wave Continuum. This evokes ancient wisdom that lies in our fluid system and cells and brings it to the surface of our consciousness.
Learn to listen for the authentic enfoldment of movement, the wisdom of your body, muscles, connective tissue, organs, cells and spirit, the meeting of water and the spark of fire. This is the wonderful practice of creation. We are all longing for...Find out more »
Still & Moving Center’s birthday celebrations spill across the mango wood dance floor and up into the aerial points! Look for live music from Emmy-award winning Faith Rivera and world-class contemporary dance with Eddie Oroyan and Jessica Enes.
We enjoy music, community, bodies in motion, and fun galore, not to mention birthday cake!
Watch for more details as our birthday approaches!
Connect with the ‘āina for a walking tour along Kalia Road and Waikīkī beach. Discover more about Waikīkī’s rich history as Mālia shares the story of Kawehewehe, the surrounding fishponds and healing springs that were filled in the 1920s. This thoughtful and insightful walk will challenge participants to seek traces of healing and recovery in the surrounding land and within each individual. Practicing aloha ‘āina, litter collection bags will be provided for light cleanup along the way...Find out more »
This 20-hour training introduces you tools to facilitate the healing process of complex trauma. You learn trauma-sensitive movement, including hatha yoga and breath practices, as a non-oppressive approach. Trauma Center Trauma-Sensitive Yoga (TCTSY) has become a leading evidence-based adjunct treatment for Complex Trauma (sometimes called chronic, treatment-resistant Post Traumatic Stress Disorder). Participants do not need to already be yoga teachers. For yoga teachers, Yoga Alliance CEC’s available...Find out more »
Thursday, April 23 - Saturday, April 25. Whether you are a novice or an established dancer, Kumu Malia’s guidance will encourage full immersion in the cultural background, techniques, inspiration and foundations of the much-admired Hawaiian Hula. Create a true connection with the heart of aloha and the land of Hawaii through its unique traditional dance. No prior hula experience necessary.
The training will be led in the following languages:
English and Japanese
May Day is Lei Day in Hawai’i! Join our halau - our school of hula - Na Hula Ola Aloha, and celebrate Lei Day through music and dance. Kumu Malia’s hula dancers will make your heart sing!
Kumu Malia herself has choreographed many of the dances; others she is passing down from her long hula lineage. Malia’s students range in age from preschoolers in keiki halau, to mixed age kahiko students, to gracious ladies in our Aloha Friday Hula Classes. Dancers on May Day perform in both the ancient kahiko and modern ‘auana hula styles. Our keiki aerialists will perform as well.Find out more »
Thursday to Saturday, March 5-7, 2020. In both English and Japanese. Kumu Malia’s trainings provide a foundation in lomilomi massage that you can use in a spa setting or within the family. This particular training weaves in deeper work for the large joints of the shoulders and hips. These four corners of the body enclose all of the bodyʻs vital organs. look forward to giving and receiving massage in every…Find out more »
May 19-24, 2020, Tuesday - Sunday. Wainani Wellness’ Aerial Pilates teacher training offers a systematic program with a creative approach to teaching Pilates, using a suspended fabric hammock as your training equipment. Created by Wainani Arnold, the founder of Wainani Wellness Center, this training program teaches you to mindfully lead students of all backgrounds to feel safe, successful, invigorated and inspired to move.Find out more »
4 Sundays in June June 7-14-21-28, 2020 3-6 year olds: 8:15-9:00 am. 7-12 year olds: 9:45-10:45 am. Sign up now! Keiki students are introduced to 2 instruments in this series. They dance with an ipu (gourd) and puʻili (split bamboo). Kumu Malia also includes classic hula dances using the hands only. Reserve your spot! Implements are not included in the series. Please contact Kumu Malia for information about where you can purchase implements: firstname.lastname@example.org. Participation in this hula halau…Find out more »
July 27-31 & August 3-7, 2020. Daily: 9am - 4pm. Cultivating Self-Confidence, Exploration & Joy!
Still & Moving Center gives young hearts the opportunity to explore their deep authentic self through the moving arts: hula, aerial yoga, creative dance, keiki yoga & more. Children develop the confidence to express their skils in their own special way, all in a playful, safe context. Your child is likely to come home happy, excited about newfound skills and friends, and ready for a good night’s sleep after an active day!
November 5-9, 2020. This Joy-filled journey into the self helps you develop body-knowing by learning to listen, interpret and consciously respond to the information your body communicates to you via sensation. Enroll in an upcoming training today, and positively shape the way you feel, look, think and live. The Nia White Belt Training is the first level of a five-belt training series that presents a body-centered approach to health, wellness and fitness. If you have a desire to share Nia in a professional capacity, the White Belt Training is your entryway into teaching. Those who choose to pursue the path of personal enrichment use this training as a starting point for greater self understanding.Find out more »
By the time you reach Brown Belt, the third level of Nia education, you have developed a proficiency in sustaining awareness of your physical body and paying attention to the sensory details of the four realms: physical, mental, emotional and spiritual. This level of training explores the experience of living as energy beings, as every experience of sensation in the body is an energy experience.Find out more »