Topic: Kapa Haka

Tāmaki Makaurau Senior Kapa Haka Regionals - Te Korowai

By Te Kāea
  • Auckland

Hailing from the stable of kapa haka that is Manurewa Marae, and under the visionary guidance of Damon Heke and Kelly Henare, Te Korowai's "silver-haired" performers have come to fully support their descendants, children and grandchildren, who will also be taking performing today.

Boasting astounding attendance numbers, the flourishing kapa haka programme in Manurewa has been able to enter multiple teams into the regional competition over the years; and despite their years of life experience, these brave seniors were still feeling jittery as they walked on the stage.  Here is their beautiful waiata ā-ringa.