December, 2020

2020Sat19Dec7:30 pmPukepuke ‘o Tonga Showcase - Sangone7:30 pm TAPAC, The Auckland Performing Arts Centre, 100 Motions Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022Type:Culture,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages


Event Details

A collection of eight Tongan dances depicting everyday life in an ancient Tongan village, as they wake to the morning sound of the fangufangu and carry out their daily duties….

Pukepuke ‘o Tonga will also feature a new creation story based on the poem ‘Sangone’ written by the late Queen Sālote Tupou III; accompanied by the Lomipeau Aotearoa group.

Koe ola e oku ou lau
Fai’anga ia oe fetau
Tau tui falahola ene hopo
He kuo kakai e vaha’a kolo”
Queen Sālote Tupou III


Ticket Prices:
Children under 5 – free
Children 5-18 – $5,
Adults – $10,

Accessible Seating: To book a seat that is accessible for wheelchairs, please call TAPAC’s reception on 845 0295 or email


TAPAC | The Auckland Performing Arts CentreTAPAC is one of Auckland's most popular performance, rehearsal and performing arts education venues. They provide a nurturing and supportive environment where emerging and established artists can connect. Phone: 09-845 0295 100 Motions Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022