Book now and get 10% off listed prices. Offer valid until Jan 31, 2020.
  • Single w/shared bathroom* – CAD $1,860.00
  • Couple w/ensuite Oceanfront* – CAD $3,600.00
  • Couple w/ensuite* – CAD $3,300.00
  • Couple w/shared bathroom* – CAD $3,000.00
  • Twin w/ensuite oceanfront* – CAD $1,800.00
  • Twin w/ensuite* – CAD $1,650.00
  • Twin w/shared bathroom* – CAD $1,500.00
  • Three-share w/shared bathroom* – CAD $1,345.00
  • Women only Dorm - Lower Bunk – CAD $1,210.00
  • Women only Dorm - Upper Bunk – CAD $1,210.00
  • Mixed Dorm - Lower Bunk – CAD $1,210.00
  • Mixed Dorm - Upper Bunk – CAD $1,210.00
  • Glamping – CAD $1,137.50
  • Tent Site Single – CAD $1,100.00
  • Tent Site Couple – CAD $2,040.00
  • Commuter – CAD $1,022.50

Date & Time Details:
Starts with dinner on July 24
Ends with lunch on July 29

Tuition: $545 adult $295 youth

Package Price: $1,100 - $1,860 / 5 nights. Includes tuition, room, all meals, and Hollyhock activities (depends on accommodation choice).

Scholarships: Full and partial scholarships are available. A $195 refundable deposit is required, please apply within your registration form.

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Song of the Drum, Dance of Life

With Gordy Ryan and Zoë Ryan

July 24 - 29, 2020


Join us in a celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the music and dance of the Olatunji Drums of Passion at Hollyhock. Activate the fire in your hands, the beat in your feet, and the song in your heart on a soulful journey to the well of inspiration in our reunion at the Olatunji Hall.

Sing, dance, and play with Zoë, Gordy, Sanga, and Ade – the core of the Olatunji Drums of Passion. Everyone welcome!

Carlos Santana on Olatunji’s influence on his and John Coltrane’s music.


Gordy Ryan
Gordy Onayemi Ryan has laid down the groove for the Olatunji Drums of Passion, the Ahikr Ritual, Gabrielle Roth and others for many decades. A master djembe carver and instrument maker, Gordy’s given Yoruba name means “breathes and understands art”. obatheband.com Read my blog on Hollyhock Talks
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Zoë Ryan
Zoë Ryan has journeyed deep into modern, shamanic and West African dance. It is her joy to bring the transformative nature of dance to people of all ages. She trained in dance education at the Rudolph Laban Centre in London and has an early background in Shakespearean Theatre. She apprenticed with Gabrielle Roth and played extensively with Babatunde Olatunji and the Drums of Passion. obatheband.com Read my blog on Hollyhock Talks
Learn more about Zoë Ryan