Brian Regan

Saturday, May 30, 2015 8:00 pm, Castle Theater Live Nation Presents Brian Regan – Live Comedy Tour! Brian Regan – just nominated for a 2014 American Comedy Award for Best Concert Comic! – has distinguished himself as one of the premier comedians in the country. His ten-year non-stop theater tour has visited almost 100 cities […]

Jan. 31: Art=Mixx Masquerade at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center

Art=Mixx returns to the Maui Arts and Cultural Center this Saturday as a Masquerade. Sharing a theme with the current Schaefer Portrait Challenge Exhibit at the gallery, guests are invited to participate in interactive art, electronic music by DJ Boogiemeister, mask making, video mapping and more. Refuel with dinner from the Sumo Dog, Donut Dynamite and Three’s Bar & Grill food trucks. Other […]

Friday, Jan. 30: Marc Broussard at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center

Funk and blues singer Marc Broussard will trade the bayou for the McCoy Studio Theater this Friday. The son of Ted Broussard, Marc’s Southern roots thread deep through his music. He’s covered by the likes of Kelly Clarkson and Blake Shelton. He also released his fifth album, titled A Life Worth Living, last year. $35-$65. 7:30pm. Maui Arts and Cultural Center (One Cameron Way, […]

MAPA’s upcoming ‘Next To Normal’ is a rock musical that deals with mental illness

The rock musical Next to Normal opens this Friday at the Maui Academy for the Performing Arts (MAPA) Steppingstone Playhouse in the Queen Ka’ahumanu Shopping Center. The show follows the life a woman with bipolar disorder, dealing with loss, drug abuse and mental illness. The production boasts three Tony Awards and is one of a handful of musicals to have […]

CANCELLED: Thursday, Jan. 29: Carmen de Lavallade at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center

[Ed. note: The MACC informed shortly after this post went up that this event has been cancelled.] Los Angeles native, dancer and choreographer Carmen de Lavallade will perform her one-woman show “As I Remember It” on the Castle Theater stage this Thursday. A trailblazer in the arts, Lavallade was one of the first African-Americans to perform at the […]

Eh, Brave Airline Passenger!

I never got a chance to thank you, the beautiful woman who sat next to me on a recent flight from Oahu to Kahului. I really hate flying, and it wasn’t long into the flight that we experienced turbulence. I was scared, but we ended up conversing, and that just eased all that worry away for […]