Free Class, Jam, Show & Photo Shoot

Posted on April 16, 2014 by


For the 10th year in a row, Temple of Poi is pleased to participate in Bay Area Dance Week, an annual 10-day week of free public dance events in the Bay Area designed to showcase the dynamic diversity and critically acclaimed quality of Bay Area dance. This year, Temple of Poi will be presenting 4 events and we’d love you to join us!

2014 Fire Dancing Expo

Saturday, April 26, 2014, 8 PM
Union Square, Powell & Post, San Francisco

Join us for the 9th Annual Union Square Fire Dancing Expo, the largest free, legal, public fire dancing show in the Western Hemisphere featuring artists from around the globe.

2014 Fire Dancing Expo

Fire Dancing Photo Shoot Artists: Mandala
Photo by Will Lee

Fire Dancing Photo Shoot

Sunday, April 27, 2014, 7:30 PM
Ferry Plaza, on the median where Market meets Embarcadero, San Francisco

Join this special opportunity to photograph and meet the artists who appeared in the Fire Dancing Expo. Photographers will share photos with artists on a time for trade basis. Meetup details are here.

Introduction to Poi Fire Dancing

Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 8-9 PM
Lines Ballet, 26 7th ST, 5th Floor, Studio 3, San Francisco

Join us for a free version of our Introduction to Poi Fire Dancing Drop in Session where you’ll learn a series of easy to pick up moves that we’ll string together in a fun combination. Expect to sweat — bring a water bottle, no shoes in the studio and a positive attitude and we’ll bring the poi you can borrow for the class.

Beginner Poi Moves

Fire, Fotos, Footage & Fun: Dance Week Edition!

Thursday, May 1, 2014, 8 PM
Justin Herman Plaza (where Market Street ends next to the Hyatt)

Join us for this special gathering in honor of Bay Area Dance Week. This is a community gathering where artists practice and play with fire as photographers explore low light, extended exposure photography. Meetup details here.