• Cost is inclusive of DINNER on Monday and LUNCH on Tuesday.  Snacks will be provided for the duration of the event.
• Housing and Transportation are not included.

Early Bird Rate:
 $225 (pay in full at registration by April 15th)
Regular Rate: $275*
Donor Rate: $350 (contribute to Step Up/Step Out Scholarship fund to support another attendee)
Scholarship Rate: varies by need (application due by April 15th) Limited partial scholarships (not to exceed 60% of regular rate) will be provided based on financial need, motivation, and funding availability on a first-come, first-served basis. Please apply as early as possible! Final deadline to apply for a scholarship is April 15th. 

* After April 15th a $75 deposit is due upon registration. Remaining balance due by July 1st. After July 1st, full payment is required upon registration (as space allows).

Cancellation Policy: Registration Fee minus $75.00 non-refundable deposit will be refunded if canceled before July 1st. No refunds provided after July 1st.


Any individual (all gender inclusive) who supports and respects the notion of creating a space for women to gather and work on advancing their technical and artistic skills are welcome. Appropriate breakout/affinity groups will be determined as needed.

Whether you are a veteran soloist or a leader in a long standing group or a new player just starting out, you will leave with an increased knowledge of your unique taiko voice, a variety of tools and concepts to help identify your next steps as a taiko practitioner, a greater sense of connectedness, and a new community of taiko friends that you can call upon for support.