Te Varua Ori teaches all aspiring and experienced male and female dancers as old as 5 and as young as 60. Whether a dancer is simply looking for a new hobby and exercise or looking to join the company and strive for advancement, we cater to all. Motivation, positive reinforcement, self-esteem and confidence building, teamwork, and respect for one another is what Te Varua Ori is all about!
We are Te Vārua Ori [The Spirit of Dance]! We take pride in our passion for the Tahitian Culture and the love we have for one another in our TVO family!
Angela Crisan Liava’a co-founded Te Varua Ori in 2006. With her 20+ years of experience, she has led her team to several 1st and 2nd place awards in group competitions throughout the region, several award-winning soloist, 2 overall soloist and an invitation to perform internationally on the beautiful island of Tahiti! (where they will be returning again in 2018)
Te Varua Ori has produced several sold out performances at City National Grove of Anaheim. The Te Varua Ori family anticipates this performance every year along with an annual showcase to show off the progress and growth of each Te Varua Ori dancer.