Good gut feeling

The Kahurangi Maori Dance Theatre enthralled Boston audiences, according to the Village Voice. “From rapid finger flutters to haka warrior poses, thrusts, and vocal outbursts so strong you feel them in your gut, Tama Huata’s troupe of six kept us riveted as they unfolded a Maori creation myth in a dozen sections.”


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