• BRINGING PACIFIC DANCE TO THE WORLD

VOU offers 4 terms (of 8 weeks) per year in both Nadi and Suva. Our highly trained dance teachers instruct all our classes, either having a University qualification in dance or have trained and toured internationally with the VOU dance company. VOU teaches technique as well as providing students with performance experience in the end of term concerts. 

Many of the VOU School students have gone on to represent Fiji at various international arts, music and dance festivals.

Our Classes

  • Hip-Hop (5-8 yrs)

    Simple Hip-hop with jazz influence. Here our little kids will be able to execute movement and musicality. These classes are available in both our Nadi and Suva schools. Join in the fun and enrol your child into our hip-hop class today.

  • Hip-Hop (9-12 yrs)

    Enrol your 9-12 year olds and they will journey into hip-hop world, learning how to pop and lock, with less Jazz influence. It’s a class full of fun, movement and energy and never fails to impress.

    Offered in both our Suva and Nadi Schools

  • Hip-Hop (13-18 yrs)

    This is a really fun and active class and is always full of energy. This class is highly influenced by reggaeton and dance hall and explores the diversity of the hip-hop genre. This class is free to Nadi students, so come on down and enrol. Experience the fun and energy first-hand.

    Offered in Suva and Nadi. This is a FREE class in VOU School Nadi.

  • Adult Hip-Hop (19+ yrs)

    This is another popular class that has brought out the best in our students. This class explores the sub-genres of hip-hop. Come experience and have a feel of our Energy, Spirit and Mana!

    This class is only offered in Suva

  • Ballet (5-8 yrs)

    This class explores the basics of ballet. We teach them the fundamental tools of being a trained dancer and incorporate different exercises to prepare them for the 9-12 year Contemporary Class, which is influenced by ballet and its foundations.

  • Adults Pacific (19+ yrs)

    Learn how to Tamure (Female Cook Islands dance), Pakoti (Male Cook Islands dance) Taualuga (Female Samoan dance) and Sasa (Samoan dance) like a pro. We offer a diverse range of Pacific dance from Cook Islands dance, Samoan dance, Tahitian dance, Hawaiian dance and many more. This dance class is full of high energy and fun choreography designed for students who are born to conquer challenges.

    This class is only offered in our Suva School

  • Contemporary (13 - 18 yrs)

    This class focuses on enhancing technique and pushing ideas and boundaries through movement and thinking. Here students will learn to move not only with their bodies, but with their minds and develop a greater understanding for contemporary dance.

    Offered in Suva and Nadi.

    This class is FREE in Nadi

  • Adult Hip-Hop/ Jazz (19+ yrs)

    Come explore the adult hip-hop/ jazz class. We offer simple hip-hop and jazz technique. It is a fun class and is a first for Nadi.

    Only offered in Nadi VOU School

  • Toddler Toes (for 1-2 year olds)

    This is a class where parents are invited to dance with the kids as they are often initially shy. The children at this age use the combination of dance, music, props and character in role-playing. They also start to learn about their locomotor skills through this.

  • Kids Creative (for 3-4 year olds)

    Kids Creative is a graduation from Toddler Toes and we start to encourage the parents to leave the children with the instructors. It is a similarly structured class but now more exercises are planned.

  • Cultural Class (5-8 yrs)

    This class will explore movement throughout the Pacific. From the “meke” from Fiji to the Hawaiian Hula. There is something new to learn every week in these classes and your child learns a bit more about the Pacific and how much we treasure our story-telling through dance.

    Offered in Suva and Nadi

    This class is FREE in Suva

  • Cultural Class (9-12 yrs)

    This term our class dives into the heart of Polynesia, learning more about polynesian culture and dance. It is a fun class full of energy, elegance, strength and inspiration. Enroll your child into our class now and don’t let them miss the journey through Polynesia.

    Offered in both Suva and Nadi

    This class is FREE in Suva

  • Cultural Class (13-18 yrs)

    This cultural class is going to experience flavors of Latin dancing

    Offered in Suva and Nadi.

    This class is FREE in both schools

  • Adults Jazz (19+ yrs)

    A social class full of energy, competition, laughter and fun. This class is available to all abilities and ages from 19 to 100 years old. Come and learn jazz dance from our friendly teachers and experience the best classes you will ever have.

    Offered in VOU School Suva

  • Contemporary (9-12 yrs)

    Students are able to engage performance and feel movement with their minds and bodies. This class will focus on the foundations of contemporary which are influenced by ballet.

    Offered in both Suva and Nadi VOU Schools.

  • Acro/ Gymnastics (5-8 yrs)

    In Acro/ gymnastics we will work on improving our skills within acrobatics, tumbling and rhythmic gymnastics.

VOU School Timetable Term 3 2017 SUVA

(July 17 – September 8)

VOU School Concert Term

MONDAY

  • 3:00pm - 3:30pm
  • Toddler Toes
  • Teacher: Lina
  • 3:30pm - 4:00pm
  • Cultural Class 5 - 8 years FREE
  • Teacher: Lina
  • 4:00pm - 4:45pm
  • Ballet 5 - 8 years
  • Teacher: Veena/ Tevita
  • 4:45pm - 5:30pm
  • Contemporary 9-12 years
  • Teacher: Tevita
  • 4:45pm - 5:30pm
  • Cultural 13-18 years FREE
  • Teacher: Tevita
  • 5:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Contemporary 13-18 years
  • Teacher: Tevita
  • 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Adults Pacific 19+ years
  • Teacher: Tevita

TUESDAY

  • 3:30pm - 4:00pm
  • Kids Creative 3-4 years
  • 4:00pm - 4:45pm
  • Hip-hop 9-12 years
  • 4:00pm - 4:45pm
  • Hip-hop 5-8 years
  • 4:45pm - 5:30pm
  • Hip-hop 13-18 years
  • 4:45pm - 5:30pm
  • Cultural Class 9-12 years FREE
  • 5:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Adult Hip-hop 19+ years
  • Teacher: Tevita
  • 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Adults Jazz 19+ years

WEDNESDAY

  • 3:30pm - 4:00pm
  • Cultural Class 5 - 8 years FREE
  • Teacher: Lina
  • 4:00pm - 4:45pm
  • Ballet 5 - 8 years
  • Teacher: Veena/ Tevita
  • 4:45pm - 5:30pm
  • Contemporary 9-12 years
  • Teacher: Tevita
  • 4:45pm - 5:00pm
  • Cultural 13-18 years FREE
  • Teacher: Tevita
  • 5:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Contemporary 13-18 years
  • Teacher: Tevita
  • 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Adults Pacific 19+ years
  • Teacher: Tevita

THURSDAY

  • 3:30pm - 4:00pm
  • Kids Creative 3-4 years
  • 4:00pm - 4:45pm
  • Hip-hop 9-12 years
  • 4:00pm - 4:45pm
  • Hip-hop 5-8 years
  • 4:45pm - 5:30pm
  • Hip-hop 13-18 years
  • 4:45pm - 5:30pm
  • Cultural Class 9-12 years FREE
  • 5:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Adult Hip-hop 19+ years
  • Teacher: Tevita
  • 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Adults Jazz 19+ years

VOU School Timetable Term 3 2017 NADI

(July 17 – September 8)

VOU School Technique Term

MONDAY

  • 3:30pm - 4:15pm
  • Ballet 5-8 years
  • Teacher: Rusiate Rokilibau
  • Studio 1
  • 3:30pm - 4:15pm
  • Contemporary 9 - 12 years
  • Teacher: Navi Fong
  • Studio 2
  • 4:15pm - 5:00pm
  • Cultural 5 - 8 years (Pacific)
  • Teacher: Lekima Cama
  • Studio Open
  • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Contemporary 13-18 years FREE
  • Teacher: Rusiate Rokilibau
  • Studio Open
  • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Adults Hip-hop/ Jazz 19+ years
  • Teacher: Navi Fong
  • Studio Open

TUESDAY & THURSDAY

  • 3:00pm - 3:30pm
  • Kids Creative 3-4 years
  • Teacher: Michelle Fink
  • Studio Open
  • 3:30pm - 4:15pm
  • Hip-Hop 5-8 years
  • Teacher: Edwin Saladoka
  • Studio1
  • 3:30pm - 4:15pm
  • Cultural 9-12 years (Pacific)
  • Teacher: Ke-Anna Jutta
  • Studio 2
  • 4:15pm - 5:00pm
  • Hip-Hop 9-12 years
  • Teacher: Ke-Anna Jutta
  • Studio Open
  • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Hip-hop 13-18years FREE
  • Teacher: Navi Fong
  • Studio 1
  • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Cultural Class 13-18 years (Latin) FREE
  • Teacher: Edwin Saladoka
  • Studio 2

WEDNESDAY

  • 3:00pm - 3:30pm
  • Toddler Toes
  • Teachers: Lekima Cama and Michelle Fink
  • Studio Open
  • 3:30pm - 4:15pm
  • Ballet 5-8 years
  • Teacher: Rusiate Rokilibau
  • Studio 1
  • 3:30pm - 4:15pm
  • Contemporary 9 - 12 years
  • Teacher: Navi Fong
  • Studio 2
  • 4:15pm - 5:00pm
  • Cultural 5 - 8 years (Pacific)
  • Teacher: Lekima Cama
  • Studio Open
  • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Contemporary 13-18 years FREE
  • Teacher: Rusiate Rokilibau
  • Studio Open
  • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Adults Hip-hop/ Jazz 19+ years
  • Teacher: Navi Fong
  • Studio Open

FRIDAY

  • 3:30pm - 4:15pm
  • Acro/ Gym 5-8 years
  • Teacher: Michelle Fink
  • Studio Open
  • 4:15pm - 5:00pm
  • Acro/ Gym 9-12 years
  • Teacher: Michelle Fink
  • Studio Open

FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How do I enrol?

    You can enrol online here School enrolment. Or you can come to our temporary space at the Multiple Intelligence School, Lot 2 Rewa Street (Next to the Rewa Street Medical Center)  or Nadi 32 Naicker Street during the week before term starts between 3:30pm – 6:30pm.

  • Can I enrol once the term starts?

    If there is room in your class, yes you can enrol once the term has started.  However, many of the classes fill up in the first week.

  • How long does the term run for?

    Each term runs for 8 weeks and students enrol for the whole term.

  • What sort of classes does VOU offer?

    VOU offers a variety of mixed ability dance classes for all ages from 3 year olds upwards.  For detailed information about the classes please click here.

  • Can I do a drop in for a one off casual class?

    Unfortunately we don’t offer classes on a casual basis. However, you are welcome to try a one-off trial class for free.

  • How much does it cost?

     Toddler Toes class costs $80 for a 8-week term. All the other classes cost $100 per term.

  • What do I wear?

    Please wear comfortable clothes and bring some water.

  • Is there a performance at the end of the term?

    Once a year there is a public performance at the end of term. Dance techniques are worked on during all the terms.

  • Who teaches the classes?

    The classes are taught by VOU dance teachers and/or dance teachers from overseas depending on the term.

For further information for the Suva School contact Rusi Kilibau on rusi@voufiji.com or school@voufiji.com and for the Nadi School contact Navi Fong at navi@voufiji.com or Edwin on +679 9460306 or edwin@voufiji.com