Pole Katz Puss’n Bootz Productions [DVD] This is the best instructional DVD available to beginning pole dancers. I bought this DVD after taking a class here on Maui and loved that it broke the moves down step by step. You’d be amazed at what you can do on the pole with a little bit of direction. The instructors, Carine and Kelly, are both fit and have two totally different … [Read more...] about Got pole?
West Side Story July 24 – August 3, 7:30 p.m. at the Maui Tropical Plantation [THEATER] Oh how I love West Side Story, a modern rendition of Romeo and Juliet that explores the universal themes of racial prejudice, gang violence and young love. Not to mention, I love greased up hair, black eyeliner and fire engine red lipstick, which I’m sure there will be a lot of. I’m … [Read more...] about
Augie’s Awesome Thursday (July 17) 7 p.m., Elleair Ballroom, Maui Beach Hotel [COMEDY] Augie T’s got a mess of longtime fans on Maui who’ve grown up with his unique, local brand of stand-up comedy, but if you’ve never split your sides listening to this funny guy from Oahu in person, on his OC16 television show or on his hit radio show … [Read more...] about
I used to roll my eyes whenever I heard someone say “Thirty is the new 20,” but now that I think about it, I ‘m pretty sure they may have been onto something. Yes, it’s my birthday. Today I am a whopping 30 years old. For some reason, I had this feeling like I’d be in my twenties forever. The decade went by really quick. In fact, … [Read more...] about The Big Three-Oh
When I grow up, I want to be like Liz Janes-Brown. Janes-Brown, who passed away on June 23, 2007 after battling breast cancer for a long time, did a little bit of everything here on Maui over the course of 40 years. After attending the University of Hawaii, Manoa she taught English at Seabury Hall for 11 years. After teaching, she became the first female news director of … [Read more...] about Celebration of Life