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Dancers from the Polynesian Cultural Center join in the Aloha Kick Off event for the 2012 Hyundai Tournament of Champions. Photo by Wendy Osher.
VIDEO: Hyundai Opening Ceremonies Feature “Ha” Breath of Life
January 7th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Sports
 

Dancers from the Polynesian Cultural Center on Oahu, performed vignettes from their show “Ha”, translated as the breath of life, to open the 2012 Hyundai Tournament of Champions on Maui. The performance cleared the way for champion golfers to make a statement at Kapalua under clear skies and a view of breaking waves on the shores of Honolua and Mokuleia Bays below.


Polynesian Cultural Center. Courtesy photo.
Aloha Kick-Off to 2012 Hyundai Tournament of Champions
December 27th, 2011 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Sports
 

Golfers and spectators will be treated to a special opening ceremony for the 2012 Hyundai Tournament of Champions on Friday, January 6.


Henry Kapono, image courtesy of the MACC
Henry Kapono to Perform This Friday
August 17th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Arts & Entertainment
 

Henry Kapono Ka’aihue will play, talk story, and sing onstage at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center on August 19, from 7:30 p.m. in the McCoy Studio Theater.


Henry Kapono CD release
Henry Kapono to Have CD Release Concert At Duke’s
June 28th, 2011 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Arts & Entertainment
 

Grammy award nominee, numerous Na Hoku Hanohano Awards winner, and island son, Henry Kapono, will offer a free CD release concert at Duke’s Beach House.


Mick Fleetwood, legendary drummer and co-founding member of the iconic band, Fleetwood Mac, gets soapy for Japan with Maui Fire Department Chief Jeffrey Murray (behind Fleetwood), The Throwdowns’ Ian Hollingsworth (right), and Screenwriter Brian Kohne (back facing camera).
Celebrity Carwash Raises Four Thousand Dollars in Four Hours
May 3rd, 2011 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

Over the course of the event, more than 100 cars were soaped up and sprayed down by dozens of volunteers.


Mick Fleetwood. Maui Now file photo.
Music Icon Mick Fleetwood Suds up for Japan
April 26th, 2011 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

Legendary drummer and music icon, Mick Fleetwood, will wash cars on Maui this Saturday as part of the Aloha for Japan Celebrity Carwash.


Maui made film GET A JOB! makes world premiere at Hawaii International Film Festival
Maui made film GET A JOB! makes world premiere at Hawaii International Film Festival
October 6th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

The Maui made motion picture, “GET A JOB!,” makes its world premiere at the Hawaii International Film Festival next week.  The comedy starring Willie K and Eric Gilliom was filmed and produced entirely on Maui and is the first of several planned collaborations between Malama Pono Productions and Cicala Filmworks. The story centers around William, […]


Maui kumu Uluwehi Guerrero garners seven Na Hoku nominations
Maui kumu Uluwehi Guerrero garners seven Na Hoku nominations
April 15th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

(Posted by Wendy Osher; Supporting Information courtesy Hawaii Academy of Recording Arts) The Hawaii Academy of Recording Arts today announced nominees for the 2010 Na Hoku Hanohano Awards.  Maui kumu hula Uluwehi Guerrero garnered a total of seven nominations for his third album, Uluwehi Sings Na Mele Hula Aloha, which was released after a nine-year […]


C&K traveled to Molokai as part of the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Artist in the Community Program. The performance was one of several pre-Thanksgiving concerts being offered by the musical duo in Maui County. Courtesy Photo MACC.
C&K Spreads Thanksgiving Cheer on Maui & Molokai
November 19th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Featured, Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

By Wendy Osher Contemporary Hawaiian musicians, Cecilio & Kapono, are sharing early Thanksgiving cheer with the homeless community and transitional residents of Maui County.  The duo will visit Wailuku’s Ka Hale A ke Ola Homeless Resource Center on Friday, November 20, 2009, where they will perform a free concert and talk story with residents. The […]


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NEW HANAIALII ALBUM SHOWCASES FRIENDS & FAMILY
August 25th, 2009 · Comments Off · Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

Three time Grammy® Nominee and multi Nā HōkÅ« Hanohano award winner Amy Hānaiali’i released her latest project titled Amy Hānaiali’i: Friends & Family of Hawai’I today. The album features duets with 16 well known male vocalists and musicians of Hawai’i-including Palani Vaughan, Keali’i Reichel, John Cruz, Kaumaka’iwa Kanaka’ole and FIJI.  Hānaiali’i remains the highest selling […]