Tau Tala Tuai is a Niuean musical production based on the Niuean legends, Maui Matua and Maui Tama and Mataginifale and the Whale. These stories are explored through the narratives of song and dance infusing traditional Niuean culture with contemporary styles. It aims to reinforce the importance of these stories that encompass the identity of Niuean people passed down from their ancestors. They are foundational to Niuean history and cultural heritage and this musical production bring all these aspects to life in a live performance full of colour, drama and excitement!
Tau Tala Tuai is filled with emotion, power and most importantly an enrichment of history displayed with a multiplicity of effects and captivating moments. Welcoming all who want to experience these Niuean stories through the journey of musical storytelling.
Directed by: Esa-Jayne Peika
Vocal Coach/Advisor: Keani Pora
Choreographer: Junior Kaokao
Management Team: Fiatau Peika, Koloti Peika, Fola Henry