Heritage Films: “Ola Na Iwi & Ka Ho’ina”

Sunday December 14, 3:00 pm, McCoy Studio Theater “The more active we are in honoring our kūpuna, the more mana we get.” – Kaleikoa Ka’eo Ola Nā ‘Iwi and Ho’ina are two short films that explore the events leading to the establishment and implementation of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) and […]

This Sunday, Nov. 23: Harps and Horns @MauiArtsCulture

Usher the holiday spirit in with the Festival of Harps this Sunday. It involves the Maui Community Band and Maui Madrigale at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. The performance will feature the music of six harpists accompanied by song. The Madrigale will perform a pre-show. General $25. Seniors $15. Students $7.50. 3pm. The Maui Art and Cultural […]

This Sunday, Nov. 16: BANDALOOP @MauiArtsCulture

Hailing from the Bay Area are the “vertical performers” known better as Bandaloop. They’ll perform at the MACC’s Castle Theater this Sunday. Implementing choreography that weaves climbing, scaffolding and suspension, Bandaloop is dance reimagined. Sit back and marvel as the 16-member team uses movement, imagery and fluidity to defy gravity. $12- $65. 7:30pm. The Maui Arts and Cultural […]

This Saturday, Nov. 15: TWENTYfest @MauiArtsCulture

The Maui Arts & Cultural Center will commemorate two decades of serving and entertaining the island this Saturday with TWENTYfest. Kama’aina and visitors are welcome for an evening of food, bouncy castles and a finale firework show. Guests will also get a sneak preview of the dance company, Bandaloop. Party favors, live music and a trip down memory […]

Night Ranger

Monday, October 13, 7:30 pm Castle Theater With over 30 years in the business and more than 17 million albums sold worldwide, Night Ranger has proven they can still “Rock in America.” It all started when five hard-rockin’ kids from the San Francisco Bay Area joined forces in the early 80’s to form Night Ranger. […]

Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art

This international traveling museum exhibition brings together 17 master bamboo artists from Japan with works that display the highest level of material knowledge and skill, transformed into imaginatively crafted sculptural art. These artists have helped to redefine a traditional craft as a modern genre, pushing the medium to groundbreaking levels of conceptual, technical, and artistic […]

McCoy Studio Theater

Weaving A Way Forward: Developments in Japanese Bamboo Art a lecture by exhibition curator Dr. Andreas Marks, Department Head of Japanese and Korean Art and Director of the Clark Center at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Visiting artist Nagakura Ken’ichi will offer a discussion and demonstration about the field of bamboo artistry and his works […]

Ke’ala’iliahi 2014 – Never Forgot(ten)

Maui’s own Halau Kekuaokala’au’ala’iliahi presents a humble reflection and artful expression of the Wailuku-based halau’s first ten years.  Na Kumu Hula ‘Iliahi and Haunani Paredes opened the doors to students of all ages in October, 2004, and since then, their journey of hula has been blessed with wonderful and unforgettable experiences.  The halau will share […]