Andrew Tamata

  • Andrew Tamata
© Further Arts
Dancer, Documentary filmmaker
Principal country concerned : Column : Dance, Media

Andrew Tamata is from Tangoa island, South of Santo in Vanuatu.
He is based in Port Vila as a dancer of the famed group 'Vanua Fire'. As a youth member of Wan Smolbag Youth Centre in Port Vila, Andrew became involved with the fire dancing group in 2011.

Vanua Fire can be seen almost every night of the week around Port Vila.  Please visit the facebook page to see details:

Andrew is also a core media crew member of Nesar Studio at Further Arts in Prot Vila. He was also a dancer at the Emyo Tinyo Dance & Music Festival held in Emyotungan village in November 2014.  For more information, please see:


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