Nīkau Balme

Kaiako Kapa Haka/Kaitito Haka

Ngāti Mutunga, Ngāti Tama

Kaiārahi Kapa Haka / Kaitito Haka

Nīkau Balme is a Year 11 student at Ngā Puna O Waiorea, Western Springs College. He has grown up in a full immersion Te Ao Māori education. He is a passionate participant in all aspects of kapa haka and currently is a performer in his school kapa of Ngā Puna o Waiōrea as they prepare for their Polyfest campaign. The Haka Party Incident is his first foray into both theatre and tutoring in this production. Nīkau is also Katie’s son.

Related Shows

The Haka Party Incident.