Dance Maui 2018

A family-friendly, culturally diverse dance festival for Maui's community

Saturday, November 10 at Maui Arts & Cultural Center

2-5 pm at the Yokouchi Pavilion


$15 (plus applicable fees); keiki 12 & under free
Tickets on sale now through the Maui Arts & Cultural Center box office: or by calling 242-SHOW (7469)


Adaptations Dance Theater's established Dance Maui to bring together the many culturally-diverse dance organizations of Maui and give them a platform to present their art as one dance community. ADT proudly presents Dance Maui in an effort to grow and sustain the community of dance and art on Maui. We hope you share in our vision and join us for a celebration of dance!

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Saturday, November 11


Dance Maui 2017 featured the following dance organizations: 

Adaptations Dance Theater, Contemporary Dance Company; Akari Ueoka, Izanai Yosakoi, Energetic Japanese Dance; Cox + Larson, Modern Dance; Darshan Dance Project, Classical Indian Odissi Dance Company; Haley Bowman, Contemporary Dance; Jaidah Terry, Contemporary Ballet; Maui Argentine Tango Group, Tango; Maui Aerial Arts, Aerial Arts Company; PureMotionZ / S.T.O. ProductionZ, Contemporary Dance; Sacred Dance Path, Karyne Daniels, Solo Hula; Village Pulse Dance & Drum, Zebolah Dance; The Soma Aina Project, Contact Improvisation; Ulalena, Maui's Hawaiian Music and Dance Production Ensemble


Saturday, November 12

Dance Maui 2016 featured the following dance organizations: 

Maui Aerial Arts; Seabury Hall Dance Ensemble; Alexander Academy of Performing Arts; Dancewear Maui; Maui Academy of Performing Arts; Sumek Dance LLC; Alex Hutaff-Bautista; Halau Ka Imi Na'auao O Hawai'i Nei; Darshan Dance Project; Maui Argentine Tango Group; Maui Belly Groove's Raqset Project; Adaptations Dance Theater; Akari Ueoka; Samba Maui with the Village Pulse Dancers 

For more Information regarding Dance Maui 2016, including sponsors and interviews with the artists, visit our blog:


Saturday, October 17

Dance Maui 2015 featured the following dance organizations: 

Cristina Lucio "La Tigresa"; Halau Kamaluokaleihulu and Kumu Hula Kahulu Maluo; Na Keiki and Na 'Opio of Halau Hula Kauluokala; Adaptations Dance Theater; Alexander Academy of Performing Arts; Ampersand Dance Company; Darshan Dance Project; Guru Shri Vishnu Tattva Das; Maui Academy of Performing Arts; PureMotionZ/ S.T.O Productionz; Seabury Hall Dance Ensemble

Apply to Perform
in Dance Maui 2018!

All Dance Maui applicants undergo a selection process from our selection committee based on the application received. Applications must be turned in by September 28 to be considered for the 2018 festival; you will hear from us by October 5 at the latest. 

Due to limited time and space for the festival, we unfortunately cannot accept everyone. Thank you for understanding and for your interest to perform in Dance Maui! 

Questions about performing?

Contact Dance Maui Director, Cady Cox at

Name *
Are all performers at least 18 years old? *
If not, please email to describe the age range of your dancers, and how many of them are under the age of 18.
Photo Release: If selected to participate in Dance Maui 2018, I hereby authorize Adaptations Dance Theater to publish photos of me taken during Dance Maui 2018 on November 10, 2018 for the use of ADT's Dance Maui's online, print or video marketing material, as well as other publication materials. I hereby release and hold harmless Adaptations Dance Theater from any reasonable expectation of privacy or confidentiality associated with the images specified above. I further acknowledge that my participation is voluntary and that I will not receive financial compensation of any type associated with the taking or publication of these photographs or participation in ADT marketing materials or other Company publications. I acknowledge and agree that publication of said photos confers no rights of ownership or royalties whatsoever. I hereby release Adaptations Dance Theater, its employees, and any third parties involved in the creation or publication of marketing materials, from liability for any claims by me or any third party in connection with my participation. *

Mahalo to our Dance Maui 2017 sponsors!

With additional support from:

  • Alexander Academy of Performing Arts; Gypsy Maui Food Truck; HouseMart Ben Franklin Crafts; Marmac Ace Hardware; Maui Fruit Jewels; Minit Medical Urgent Care; St. John's Episcopal Church; Sip Me; The Maui YMCA; Vitali-Tea Kombucha

Dance Maui 2017 photos by Chelsea Fine; Dance Maui 2015-16 photos by Trish Barker