6th Annual Hawaii Retreat with Zoe Jakes & Kami Liddle
$249 – $849
6th Annual Hawaii Retreat with Zoe Jakes & Kami Liddle

6th Annual Hawaii Retreat with Zoe Jakes & Kami Liddle

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Kalani Honua Retreat Center

12-6860 Kalapana-Kapoho Road

Pahoa, Hawaii

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6th Annual Hawaii Retreat with Zoe Jakes & Kami Liddle

Kalani Oceanside Retreat Center

12-6860 Kalapana Kapoho Beach Road, Pahoa, HI 96778

December 5th- December 12th. 2016

Embark on an experience of a lifetime at the world famous Kalani Honua Retreat Center with Belly Dance Super Stars, Zoe Jakes and Kami Liddle. Soak in the beauty of Hawaii and deepen your dance with a total of 40 hours of Tribal Fusion Belly Dance training! This retreat is designed to help you take your dance to the next level, by giving you the tools and techniques that will assist you in your growth as a dancer.  Receive personal attention from Kami and Zoe that will catapult your dance!!
Join us for this amazing week of dance, inspiration, and adventure! Connect with dancers from around the world as you relax and enjoy all that Hawaii has to offer! Enjoy the healthy, local, and mostly organic meals that Kalani is famous for. This dance retreat is intended for Intermediate/Advanced dancers, but beginners who are up for a challenge are welcome!  This retreat is open to 45 participants during the weeklong intensive and an additional 30 during the weekend intensive.

Read the great review by WIldSpice Mag of our 2015 retreat here:

http://wildspicemag.com/culture/hawaiiretreatwithzoejakeskamiliddle

Watch the beautiful re-cap video produced by WildSpice Mag here:

https://vimeo.com/wildspicemag/hawaiiretreat

Rates:

Our Hawaii retreat is offered as a week long intensive, Dec. 5th- Dec. 12th, 2016, featuring 40 hours of training; and a weekend intensive featuring 13 hours of training, Dec. 9th- 12th 2016, with master teachers Zoe Jakes and Kami Liddle.  Please visit the Kalani website at www.kalani.com for a detailed description and photos of the lodging options. All Lodging will be booked directly through Kalani Guest Services.  You also have the option of finding your own lodging off site, and purchasing a meal plan with Kalani for your meals. Kalani requires that all participants onsite or off, purchase a meal plan during the duration of the retreat.

If you are interested in bringing a friend or partner to the retreat that will NOT be attending workshops please contact guest services to make their reservation.

Weeklong Intensive Tuition & Lodging

Retreat Tuition:  $849 paid here on this eventbrite page

Room Rates, booked directly through Kalani

Fees per person:

Triple Occupancy Available:
Tree House (private bath): $875
Lodge Room (private bath): $735
Lodge Room (shared bath): $623

Double Occupancy Available:

Lodge Room (Shared Bath) $693

Lodge Room (Private Bath) $875

Bungalow $945

Tree House $1050

Tropical Loft $1050

Single Occupancy Available:

Lodge Room (Shared Bath) $945

Lodge Room (Private Bath) $1225

Bungalow $1365

Tree House $1505

Tropical Loft $1505

Additional lodging options may be available; please inquire upon registration if your preferred lodging type is not listed above.

Kamaʻāina Commuter Meal Plan: $294
Kamaʻāina rates are all-inclusive and provide access to Kalani campus for all instruction and course activities, three meals per day, and use of Kalani's facilities including our 25-meter pool, hot tubs and sauna. A valid Hawaii state-issued ID or driver's license must be presented at check-in to receive the kama'aina rate.

Offsite Commuter Meal Plan (for those who opt to lodge off Kalani campus): $525
Commuter rates are all-inclusive and provide access to Kalani campus for all instruction and course activities, three meals per day, and use of Kalani's facilities including our 25-meter pool, hot tubs and sauna

If you register for a Double or Triple Occupancy room and are attending without a friend to room with, a roommate will be assigned to you.

Weekend Intensive: Friday, Dec. 9th -Monday, Dec. 12th, 2016

The Weekend Intensive package includes 13 hours of instruction & admission into the Hafla. Lodging reservations must be made through Kalani guest services directly. You also have the option of finding your own lodging off site, and purchasing a meal plan with Kalani for your meals. Kalani requires that all participants onsite or off, purchase a meal plan during the duration of the retreat.

If you are interested in bringing a friend or partner to the weekend retreat that will NOT be attending workshops you please contact guest services to make their lodging reservations.

Weekend Retreat Tuition: $275


Weekend Intensive Lodging Rates:

Triple Occupancy Available:
Tree House (private bath): $375
Lodge Room (private bath): $315
Lodge Room (shared bath): $267

Double Occupancy Available:

Lodge Room (Shared Bath) $297

Lodge Room (Private Bath) $375

Bungalow $405

Tree House $450

Tropical Loft $450

Single Occupancy Available:

Lodge Room (Shared Bath) $405

Lodge Room (Private Bath) $525

Bungalow $585

Tree House $645

Tropical Loft $645

Additional lodging options may be available; please inquire upon registration if your preferred lodging type is not listed above.

Kamaʻāina Commuter: $126
Kamaʻāina rates are all-inclusive and provide access to Kalani campus for all instruction and course activities, three meals per day, and use of Kalani's facilities including our 25-meter pool, hot tubs and sauna. A valid Hawaii state-issued ID or driver's license must be presented at check-in to receive the kama'aina rate.

Offsite Commuter (for those who opt to lodge off Kalani campus): $225
Commuter rates are all-inclusive and provide access to Kalani campus for all instruction and course activities, three meals per day, and use of Kalani's facilities including our 25-meter pool, hot tubs and sauna

Paypal:

All electronic payments will be processed via paypal.  For international attendees having problems with paypal, please contact kalae@shakti808.com for other options.

Payment plans:

Payment plans are available and are a great way to fit the retreat into your budget, there is NO extra fee or additional charge to register with a payment plan. Yippie!!! Please see the ticket options for payment plans. To secure a payment plan, purchase the “1st installment” payment plan ticket, throughout the year you can come back to this registration page and purchase the 2nd & 3rd installments at your convenience. Payment Plans must be paid in full by Nov. 5th, one month prior to the retreat start date.  

To Pay by Check or Money Order: 

Please send check or money order payable to: 

Shakti Dance Movement

41-759 Kaulukanu Street, Waimanalo, HI 96795.

2016 Workshop Schedule:

Monday, Dec. 5th

4:00pm- Check in at Kalani Guest Services, if staying on property

6:00-7:00pm- Dinner Buffet

7:00pm- Orientation in the Blue Moon Room required for all participants

Tuesday, Dec. 6th

7:30-8:30am- Breakfast Buffet

8:00-9:00am- Optional Odissi Stepping Exercises with Zoe

9:00am-12:00pm- Zoe Jakes

12:00-1:00pm- Lunch buffet

2:00-5:00pm- Zoe Jakes

6:30-7:30pm- Dinner Buffet

7:30-9:30pm- evening lecture with Kami Liddle & Zoe Jakes

Wednesday, Dec. 7th

7:30-8:30am- Breakfast Buffet

8:00-9:00am- Optional Odissi Stepping Exercises with Zoe

9:00am-12:00pm- Kami Liddle

12:00-1:00pm- Lunch buffet

2:00-5:00pm- Kami Liddle

6:00-7:30pm- Dinner Buffet

Optional Uncle Roberts Night Market (Free Shuttle @ Guest Services)

Thurdsday, Dec. 8th

7:30-8:30am- Breakfast Buffet

8:00-9:00am- Optional Odissi Stepping Exercises with Zoe

9:00am-12:00pm- Zoe Jakes

12:00-1:00pm- Lunch Buffet

2:00-5:00pm- Kami Liddle

6:00-7:30pm- Dinner Buffet

Friday, Dec. 9th

7:30-8:30am- Breakfast Buffet

8:00-9:00am- Optional Odissi Stepping Exercises with Zoe

9:00am-12:00pm- Kami Liddle

12:00-1:00pm- Lunch Buffet

AFTERNOON OFF

6:00-7:30pm- Dinner Buffet

7:00-10:00pm- HAFLA! In the EMAX building

Saturday, Dec. 10th – All weekend classes held in the Blue Moon Room

7:30-8:30am- Breakfast Buffet

9:00am-12:00pm- Zoe Jakes

12:00-1:00pm- Lunch Buffet

2:00-5:00pm- Kami Liddle

6:00-7:30pm- Dinner Buffet

Sunday, Dec. 11th

7:30-8:30am- Breakfast Buffet

9:00am-12:00pm- Kami Liddle

12:00-1:00pm- Lunch break

2:00-5:00pm- Zoe Jakes

6:00-7:30pm- Dinner Buffet

Monday, Dec. 12th

7:30-8:30am- Breakfast Buffet

9:00-10:00am- Final Stretch with Kami Liddle & Zoe Jakes

10:00-10:30- Closing Circle in Blue Moon Room

11:00am- Check out of room, No late checkouts please unless previously arranged with guest services.

12:00-1:00pm- Lunch Buffet

About the Instructors:

Kami Liddle

Kami has studied various dance styles throughout her life, but found her true passion, Belly Dance, when she was 18 years old. She began to study cabaret style belly dance until she found Fat Chance Belly Dance and began to study their videos religiously. Today Kami refers to her style as a modern fusion of an ancient dance. As she began to perform as a soloist she began to incorporate other styles into her ATS repertoire such as modern, hip hop jazz and Bhangra dance. Kami has earned a degree in Art with a Minor in Dance from the University of Nevada, Reno and has been nominated for 'Best Interpretive Artist" for 2005 and 2007 by Zaghareet Magazine. She joined Bellydance Superstars in 2005 and is a contributing choreographer as well as the director of the Tribal Superstars. Kami recently relocated to the San Francisco Bay Area.

Facebook Fan Page: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Kami-Liddle/20054625188?ref=ts&fref=ts

Zoe Jakes

An innovative dancer, Zoe has been said to have her own unique take on Tribal Bellydance. She takes her influence from Art Nouveaux, tango, hip hop, and Indian classical dance. She loves unicorns and has never once doubted their existence.  Zoe Jakes adds a third dimension as the diverse and disciplinary dance counterpart to Beats Antique’s sound. Jakes has worked with two major dance troupes, including Miles Copeland’s Bellydance Superstars and Rachel Brice’s Indigo Belly Dance Company, and is a student of ballet and contemporary techniques.

Facebook Fan Page: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Zoe-Jakes-Official-Fan-Page/289128031424?ref=ts&fref=ts

Facilities:
Kalani's facilities include an 25 meter pool, a heated watsu treatment pool, jacuzzi, and sauna.  As well as great massage rooms, a gift shop, and lounge areas.  Wireless Internet is available in all rooms free of charge!  For a complete description of all that Kalani has to offer please visit their website at www.kalani.com.  Kalani has a great description of all the lodging options, meals, what to bring, grounds map, etc., so please browse their website!

All workshops Monday through Sunday will be held in the Blue Moon Room!  The Blue Moon Room offers 6,600 square feet with a 5,000 square-foot suspended wood floor, sound system, restrooms, showers, and a filtered water fountain.  Perfect for large group activities like yoga, dance or music performance.  Please note:  There are no mirrors in this room.

Transportation:

Kalani Airport shuttle: Kalani does offer transportation (from Hilo only) for $65 one-way, or $45 per person if more than one traveler. They try to combine whenever possible. A regular taxi costs about $90. Reservations must be made at least a day in advance if you require an airport pickup; the cancellation policy is 24 hours notice.  Please make reservation directly through guest services for arranging an airport shuttle.

Kalani Contact Information

Kalani Guest Services Phone Numbers:
(800) 800-6886 (toll-free reservations in USA and Canada)
(808) 965 7828 (reservations worldwide)
(808) 965 0468 (main office)

When booking your flight, please keep in mind that the Hilo airport (ITO) is much closer to Kalani than the Kona airport, which is on the other side of the island.  The Kalani shuttle will only pick you up from the Hilo airport.

For more information on getting to the Kalani Retreat Center please visit their website here:

http://kalani.com/guest-info/getting-here

Hafla Performance Application:

If you would like to perform in the Hafla on Friday evening please contact Kalae@shakti808.com for an application.  The Hafla is open to all attendees on a first come first serve basis.  There are no additional requirements to dance in the Hafla all retreat participants are welcome!  Application deadline is: NOVEMBER 20th, 2015, no exceptions.

 

Additional tips to prepare for Kalani!

Please bring a re-useable water bottle.

Cell phone reception is limited; AT&T subscribers get the best reception.  Phones are available for guests in guest services.

Bring an umbrella!  Hawaii is known for its passing showers.

Kalani is located in a tropical jungle!  Bring Mosquito repellent & be prepared for humid weather and the chirping of Couqi Frogs at night.  The Couqi frog is an invasive species, which has unfortunately become a problem in the area.  Kalani does provide earplugs if needed for restful sleep.  To listen to the Couqi chirp please follow this link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LZUOiZG84c0   

Join the facebook Group:

Preview pictures from previous retreats, connect with ladies that have attended in previous years, and ask questions! https://www.facebook.com/groups/286025218087278/

Check out our facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/zoeandkamihawaii/

Refund Policy/Terms of Service: 

I will not be offering refunds, so please read through all the information carefully before you register.  In the case that you may not be able to attend the retreat or any classes you purchase it is your responsibility to sell your spot to another dancer who may be interested.  For whatever unforeseen reasons like flooding, earthquakes or other natural disasters but not limited to this which are not created by us and out of our hands & the retreat cannot happen, I will refund your full deposit minus 10% for taxes and processing fees.  I am not responsible to refund any monies spent on flights etc.

Hope to see you in Hawaii!

~XO~

Kami Liddle, Zoe Jakes, & Kalae Kaina

 

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