1. To view the contents of each blue tab below, click on the + sign to open/close the tab
  2. To register for this class, scroll to the bottom of the page and click on the REGISTER NOW button

This class is for men and women 14 years of age and older and focuses on learning the fundamentals of hula basics, movement, posture, chanting, language, protocols and body strengthening in a fun and lively atmosphere.

Students who master the goals of this class will be promoted to Papa Mākua 2 upon Kumu’s recommendation.

The Villages of Mā’ili located at 87-576 Kula’aupuni Street

Saturdays | 8:00 am to 9:00 am (HST)

  • Students may attend classes at our studio or virtually via Zoom
  • Video recordings will be posted for those who are unable to attend the live classes.

*** Registration includes four (4) Saturdays monthly. Any canceled classes will be made up on months that have five (5) Saturdays.


  • 50 persons (physical class)
  • ∞ persons (virtual class)

Regular Price: $40/month

Got a valid Coupon Code? Great! Simply apply it at check out.

Students can effectively master Hula by practicing with the videos and other resources on a Members Area website personally designed by Kumu.

Students have 24/7 access to the Members Area allowing them to practice whenever they want no matter their personal schedule or what time zone they live in!

  • Members Area Includes:
    • A LARGE Video Collection:
      • Weekly Zoom Class Videos
      • Hula Basic Steps Videos
      • Hula Instructional Videos
      • Show Performance Videos
      • Competition Performance Videos
    • Dance Audio Files
    • Dance Lyrics Documents
    • Weekly Dance Practice Lessons
    • Communication Wall by Class (Ask any questions!)
    • Hula Text Alerts
    • Links to Helpful Hula Resources
    • Leaderboard of students rank by personal practice (prizes awarded)
    • E-Store to order Class Uniforms
    • … and more!

We prepared a simple virtual Free Lesson with aloha just for you so you can get a better idea of how we dance and teach. The lesson page will open in a new browser tab, so to return to this page, simply close that tab. Now, go get your Hula on and enjoy!

‌ Complete these Steps before clicking the RED Registration button below

  1. Clear Your Cache & Logout of the Members Area
    1. This will ensure a SUCCESSFUL registration process!
      1. The page will open in a new tab
      2. It may ask you, “Do you really want to log out?”
        1. Just click on the “log out” link
      3. Close down that tab to return to this page
  2. Have Your Credit/Debit Card Information Handy
    1. You will need this to set up monthly auto payments via your choice of Stripe or PayPal
  3. For each student you’ll be registering:
    1. Decide on a unique “Username” and “Email Address”
    2. The system will then create separate Members Area accounts for each student which will allow us to individually track their hula progress