- Hotel Check in Check in to your hotel and relax before the first rehearsal this evening.
- Director's Reception Meet fellow coaches at tonight’s Director’s Reception.
- First Rehearsal Meet your choreographer and get ready to rehearse.
Your Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade package includes:
- Performance in the Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade
- Optional performance at the USS Bowfin
- Flower lei greeting and airport transfer
- Sightseeing tour including Honolulu and Pearl Harbor
- Exciting awards ceremony with lunch on the beach
- Two lunches and three breakfasts
- Access to nationally known choreographers
- Master class
- Show costume
- Ground transportation to and from all included activities
Meet your head choreographer: Bonnie Story
Bonnie has been choreographing events with us since 2007 and is a graduate of Julliard and the School of American Ballet. A veteran performer and instructor, Bonnie runs dance programs at Treehouse Athletic Club in Salt Lake City when she’s not teaching her special brand of jazz dance across the country. Here are just a few of Bonnie’s achievements!
- Dancer in Michael Jackson’s Smooth Criminal music video
- Dancer and choreographer for many television shows, commercials, films, and music videos
- Emmy Award winner: Outstanding Choreography, High School Musical
- Choreographer on So You Think You Can Dance
- Co-choreographer for the opening and closing ceremonies at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City
- Co-choreographer for Cirque du Soleil’s Viva Elvis
- Choreographer for Playzone 2006 (a monumental stage production featuring Japan’s top music recording artists)
- Associate Artistic Director of Odyssey Dance Theatre
Your Adventure, Day by Day
- Breakfast Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before heading out for a full morning of sightseeing.
- Explore the Island On your sightseeing tour, you’ll visit Pearl Harbor, Punchbowl Crater, and the beauty of Honolulu. You’ll have the option to perform at the USS Bowfin!
- Free Time Your afternoon is free to explore before your evening rehearsal.
- Evening Rehearsal Perfect your performance at rehearsal tonight.
- Fuel for the Day Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.
- Morning Rehearsal In the morning, you will continue perfecting your dance moves while rehearsing for the parade.
- Lunch & Dress Rehearsal Enjoy lunch before you prepare for dress rehearsal and Fort DeRussy Beach Park.
- It’s Parade Time! Your team will honor those who sacrificed their lives at Pearl Harbor during this annual memorial parade.
- Picnic After the performance, spend time with your new friends at a picnic at Kapiolani Park.
- Breakfast Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.
- Master Class & Halau This morning, attend a master class, followed by a private Halau, Tahitian workshop.
- Lunch & Awards After enjoying the Tahitian workshop, eat lunch and attend the awards ceremony.
- Sight-See After a good night’s rest, enjoy Hawaii a bit more before heading home! Or, you came all this way, so extend your stay!