The Opportunity

This opportunity is a chance to explore, develop and nurture your Talents in the Performing Arts and Entertainment Industries.

Drums of Polynesia has developed an innovative program to support and nurture Polynesian dancers and musicians to further their employment, training and education. Ideally we seek applicants who are experienced in the Polynesian Performing Arts and who are creative, ambitious and self-motivated.

Our Mission is to provide professional training in the Polynesian Performing Arts through on-job experiences designed to enhance Leadership skills, Personal Relations, self marketing and Promotion.

our objectives …

1.To build Confidence, Independence and Leadership qualities through Guidance, Direction, Experience and Growth.
2.To provide employment and career opportunities.
3.To develop the skills of new talent e.g musicians, dancers and singers.

the benefits to all accepted applicants…

1.Travel to the U.S.A (Miami, FL) – Financed by Drums of Polynesia
2.Immigration Work Visas – Financed by Drums of Polynesia
3.Accommodation (Miami based) – Provide by Drums of Polynesia
4. Work based Training / Hands on Experience in the Entertainment Industry
5. Further Career Opportunities with Drums of Polynesia Productions

We have initiated a cohesive and coordinated employment program where performance and industry skills are utilized not only on stage, but also in a teaching capacity; providing Workshops and Arts Education in schools.

Drums of Polynesia is based in Fort Lauderdale, halfway between Miami and West Palm Beach. We service all areas of Miami, South Florida as well as the East Coast of the Continental U.S.A and as far as the Bahamas, the Caribbean and parts of South America.

drums of polynesia offers…

1. A $20,000.00 (US) Performing Arts Scholarship
2.The Opportunity to Travel, Work and gain first hand experience within the Production Industry.
3.The Opportunity to work and live in Florida, U.S.A.
4. An exciting career within the Polynesian Performing Arts Industry.

Drums Of Polynesia also offers the ideal training environment for you to earn while you learn, and you achieve other career goals while you have fun performing with us. Drums of Polynesia provides recognition certificates and awards for successful achievments by candidates using their distinctive learning programs, and professional training systems. In this way Drums Of Polynesia continues to provide a solid foundation for performers to pepare their careers, within the Polynesian Performing Arts and the Entertainment Industry, while they are securing their futures at the same time. All training is provided by traditional tutors from the respective Pacific Nations who are qualified to deliver the services required to take the applicant from the ranks of Amateur to Professional.

Our accommodations are situated 2 miles from Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, one of Fort Lauderdale’s many scenic beachfronts. Your “home away from home” is centrally located to all main amenities including Holy Cross Hospital, one of the cities finest medical facilities.

Within walking distance, you have access to public transport, supermarkets, fast food stores, shopping plaza’s and our office and studio. A short traveling distance will take you to Interstate 95, South Florida’s main roadway which spans the entire length of the country – from the Keys to the border of Quebec, Canada. A 30 min drive south will take you to Miami and the famous South Beach and Bayside attractions. Another playground of the rich and famous is located 30 minutes north in Palm Beach County.

Set in a quiet family orientated residential area, our home base features 6 bedrooms (4 with private entrances), 4 bathrooms, ample parking space, private backyard and laundry facilities. All bedrooms are furnished as well as the common living areas.

Drums of Polynesia is in the enviable position of being one of; if not the Major provider of Polynesian Entertainment on the East Coast of the United States. All applicants will be interviewed not only for their musical and dancing abilities, but also for their suitability and compatibility within the Drums Of Polynesia family, before final acceptance is considered. Comprehensive training programs and coordinated employment programs are in place now.

In the words of Prince Ropata to Mahinarangi-