Watercress Tuna and The Children of Champion Street by Patricia Grace


In Collaboration with Cannons Creek Primary School and Porirua singing group LeART.  Le Moana presented the stage production of Watercress Tuna and the children of Champion street written by prolific New Zealand author Patricia Grace.  

Video trailer

Building the Tuna 

Porirua City Council note 

AUMAGA (working title) 

In 2017, male dancer's from Le Moana embarked on a research trip to Sāmoa, living and working alongside the Aumaga in Sāvaia-Tai, Lefaga.  These daily tasks became the inspiration for dance choreography which is currently in development as part of the
Creative NZ Samoa Artist in Residence by our Artistic Director Tupe Lualua.  


Image:  Saint Andrew Photography 

Opening of the Pacific Dance Festival at Mangere Arts Centre  June 2018

Image:  Raymond Sagapolutele 




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Aotearoa/ New Zealand 

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