Who Are We?
VOU is on a mission to share the Energy! Spirit! And Mana! Of Fijian dance with the world! Since establishing in 2007 VOU has been the most internationally toured contemporary dance company from the Pacific having toured high quality traditional and contemporary Fijian dance to over 35 countries.
VOU believes in providing sustainable and prosperous career paths for Fijian artists. VOU currently employs over 50 Fijian artists.
In 2019 VOU launched the Conservatorium of Dance to offer the first recognized tertiary dance diploma program in Fiji and the Pacific. VOU has confidence that the graduates of the Conservatorium will be better prepared establish careers in our Pacific specific context, and help to develop the next generation of dancers. VOU has a passion for research and development, we continuously support our artists to research their traditional and modern urban Pacific heritages to keep our artists evolving and our audiences informed. This consistent enquiry helps us acknowledge our ancient past in order to paint an accurate picture of a globalized multicultural modern day Fiji.
In 2019 VOU established the VOU HUB for arts, culture and Activities located 5 minutes from Denarau Island in Nadi. The VOU HUB is the first artist owned and run venue in Fiji and houses a 450 seat theater that hosts high quality Fijian performing arts.
In 21 st century world that is so fragmented VOU believes that the arts have the potential to build bridges. We are passionately dedicated to our work because we believe we can connect and heal the world in unity and oneness through innovative creative experiences.