Learn and enjoy hula at the Y

The Y offers three ways to learn and enjoy hula:

  • Hula classes for all ages at the Mililani-West Oahu Y
  • Hot Hula group exercise classes at the Kalihi Y
  • Hula Hui ‘O Kupunahala Hawaiian studies program at the Nu’uanu Y, which incorporates hula, ukulele, and Hawaiian language and singing, for toddlers, kids, teens, adults, and seniors. For the Hawaiian studies program, parents need to attend an orientation if enrolling a child—call (808) 541-5279 for more information.

Mililani

Preschool Hula: 3 years - 5 years / Saturdays 9 am - 9:30 am / $30 per month with Y membership—otherwise $55 per month

Beginner Keiki Hula: 6 years - 12 years / Saturdays 8 am - 8:55 am / $30 per month with Y membership—otherwise $55 per month

Advanced Keiki Hula: 6 years - 12 years / Tuesdays 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm and Saturdays 8 am - 8:55 am / $30 per month with Y membership—otherwise $55 per month

Kupuna Hula: 18 years and older / Tuesdays, 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm / $30 per month with Y membership—otherwise $55 per month

Wahine Hula: 13 - 50 years old / Tuesdays, 7:15 pm - 8:00 pm / $30 per month with Y membership—otherwise $55 per month

Nu'uanu

Hula Hui O Kapunahala - Hawaiian Studies, Hula, and Ukulele Program

For ages 3 and older, experience a Hawaiian Studies program that incorporates hula, ukulele and Hawaiian language and singing for all ages under the direction of Kumu Hula Carolee Nishi.

  • Toddler Hula: 3 - 5 years old / Saturdays, 10 am - 10:30 am / $43/month
  • Keiki Hula: 6 - 13 years old / Saturdays, 11 am - 12 pm / $85/month
  • Opio Hula: 14 - 49 years / Saturdays, 1:30 pm - 3 pm / $85/month
  • Kupuna Hula: 50+ years old / Mondays, 5 pm - 6 pm / $85/month

Parents will need attend an orientation to enroll their child. For more information, please call Nu'uanu Hawaiian Studies Office: 808-541-5279.

Mililani

Preschool Hula: 3 years - 5 years / Saturdays 9 am - 9:30 am / $30 per month with Y membership—otherwise $55 per month

Beginner Keiki Hula: 6 years - 12 years / Saturdays 8 am - 8:55 am / $30 per month with Y membership—otherwise $55 per month

Advanced Keiki Hula: 6 years - 12 years / Tuesdays 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm and Saturdays 8 am - 8:55 am / $30 per month with Y membership—otherwise $55 per month

Kupuna Hula: 18 years and older / Tuesdays, 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm / $30 per month with Y membership—otherwise $55 per month

Wahine Hula: 13 - 50 years old / Tuesdays, 7:15 pm - 8:00 pm / $30 per month with Y membership—otherwise $55 per month

Nu'uanu

Hula Hui O Kapunahala - Hawaiian Studies, Hula, and Ukulele Program

For ages 3 and older, experience a Hawaiian Studies program that incorporates hula, ukulele and Hawaiian language and singing for all ages under the direction of Kumu Hula Carolee Nishi.

  • Toddler Hula: 3 - 5 years old / Saturdays, 10 am - 10:30 am / $43/month
  • Keiki Hula: 6 - 13 years old / Saturdays, 11 am - 12 pm / $85/month
  • Opio Hula: 14 - 49 years / Saturdays, 1:30 pm - 3 pm / $85/month
  • Kupuna Hula: 50+ years old / Mondays, 5 pm - 6 pm / $85/month

Parents will need attend an orientation to enroll their child. For more information, please call Nu'uanu Hawaiian Studies Office: 808-541-5279.

Jump, Skip, and Twirl with Ballet

Kaimuki

Ballet: 8 years old through adult / Tuesdays and Thursdays 4 pm-5 pm, Saturdays 11:30 am -12:30 pm

Advanced Ballet: 8 years old through adult / Saturdays 12:30 pm - 2 pm

Fee: $26/month

New Students: Adults and children 12 years and younger, accompanied by a parent/guardian, are advised to meet with the ballet instructor and participate in a complimentary lesson with no obligation before registering. Visit our branch Welcome Center to complete a waiver form prior to visiting the class.

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Mililani

Looking for ballet programs for your child? Our programs are open to children aged 3 to 12 years old and are designed to provide a fun and nurturing environment for your child to learn and grow. Enroll your child today and see the benefits of dance education firsthand!

Preschool Ballet: 3 - 5 years old / Saturdays, 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm / $60 per month with Y membership—otherwise $80 per month

Youth Ballet: 6 -12 years old / Saturdays, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm / $60 per month with Y membership—otherwise $80 per month

Are you interested in Modern Contemporary Dance? Complete this form to express your interest in this dance class. If there is sufficient demand for the class, we will contact you.

Kaimuki

Ballet: 8 years old through adult / Tuesdays and Thursdays 4 pm-5 pm, Saturdays 11:30 am -12:30 pm

Advanced Ballet: 8 years old through adult / Saturdays 12:30 pm - 2 pm

Fee: $26/month

New Students: Adults and children 12 years and younger, accompanied by a parent/guardian, are advised to meet with the ballet instructor and participate in a complimentary lesson with no obligation before registering. Visit our branch Welcome Center to complete a waiver form prior to visiting the class.

Register for Ballet

Mililani

Looking for ballet programs for your child? Our programs are open to children aged 3 to 12 years old and are designed to provide a fun and nurturing environment for your child to learn and grow. Enroll your child today and see the benefits of dance education firsthand!

Preschool Ballet: 3 - 5 years old / Saturdays, 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm / $60 per month with Y membership—otherwise $80 per month

Youth Ballet: 6 -12 years old / Saturdays, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm / $60 per month with Y membership—otherwise $80 per month

Are you interested in Modern Contemporary Dance? Complete this form to express your interest in this dance class. If there is sufficient demand for the class, we will contact you.

Ballroom Dancing

Learn a variety of Latin and smooth dances that will help you develop better balance, grace, stamina, coordination, and confidence (we can pair you up with a partner if you're not signing up as a couple). Appropriate for beginners and older adults.

Leeward

18 years and older / Wednesday, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm / $50 per month with Y membership—otherwise $60 per month

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Nu'uanu

18 years and older / Saturdays, 1:45 am - 2:45 am / $50 per month with Y membership—otherwise $60 per month

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Leeward

18 years and older / Wednesday, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm / $50 per month with Y membership—otherwise $60 per month

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Nu'uanu

18 years and older / Saturdays, 1:45 am - 2:45 am / $50 per month with Y membership—otherwise $60 per month

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Hip Hop Dance

Dancers will learn the fundamentals of hip-hop. While improving rhythm, coordination, strength and conditioning, students learn a series of fun, energetic hip-hop steps while allowing their creativity and personality to shine through basic technique, tricks, and routines in this fast-paced dance class popular with all genders.

Ages 6 and up / Saturdays 10 am - 11 am / $50 per month with Y membership—otherwise $60 per month

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Saturday Dance HIITs!

Calling all DANCERS! Pump up the jam to some Hip-Hop, Jazz & Bollywood! Join us every Saturday at our "Saturday Dance HIITs" class! All skill levels welcome! Wear comfortable dance attire & covered shoes & bring your water bottle!

Ages 13 and up / Saturdays 4:15 pm - 5:45 pm / Free with Y membership—otherwise $10 per class

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