The company has been supporting the veterans there with its tap, Polynesian and ballroom programs since 1991. Normally a quarterly presentation is provided with a theme such as Valentine‚Äôs Day, Flag Day, Hawaiian Luau and Veteran‚Äôs Day. The dancer‚Äôs exciting dance routines along with their colorful costumes have always been well received and appreciated by all the residents. Nurses have commented that the announcement of the company‚Äôs performance brings excitement and energy to the halls of Building # 2.
Besides putting the final touches on their 2009 shows, planning is underway for their annual outreach visit to “the islands of aloha” in May. There, they support hospitals, nursing facilities, senior centers, community centers and special events on all the islands with a special collection of dance disciplines and stimulating wellness activities. A special bond of aloha has been fashioned into family,”ohna” with many island friends over the years.