Locally-originated motion picture Kuleana can now be easily watched from the comfort of your own home with its release as a Blu Ray/DVD combo and as a Video on Demand selection. The Maui-centric feature film, the first in a decade to screen statewide in the theater chains, enjoyed an unprecedented seven-week, 13-theater run in Hawai‘i and Guam and also screened in over 40 … [Read more...] about ‘Kuleana’ In Wide Release
It’s a quiet and hot June morning at Kihei Charter School and although school's out for the weekend, odd events are occurring just outside of the classroom buildings. Beloved comedian Augie T is sneaking around the parking lot, hiding behind a bush from a man in the distance. A few feet from Augie T are a camera crew and a man with a wide-brimmed hat. This is the set of Aloha … [Read more...] about On the Set of ‘Aloha Surf Hotel,’ the New Maui Movie
With classic, island-style humor, Augie T has been a mainstay of the Hawai‘i comedy scene for decades. This Friday, Augie T will take the stage at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center for his “Last Stand” event at the Castle Theater, with guests Daryl Bonilla and Jose Dynamite. This event is a part of Augie’s final comedy tour. After 27 years of performing, the classic comedian … [Read more...] about Augie T’s Last Stand: Talking story with Hawai‘i’s comedy legend before his final tour stops at the MACC
1. On Dec. 8, Honolulu Civil Beat reported that one of the best sources of pre-20th century writings on Hawaii is a library that isn’t actually in Hawaii. Where is it? A. Washington, D.C. B. New York C. California D. Massachusetts E. Oregon 2. Comedian Augie T, along with his daughters Malia Mendigorin and Mahealani Sims-Tulba, recently performed a show for U.S. troops, … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: What do you know about Augie T’s recent show for US troops?
The ‘Laugh Da Island Way’ Comedy Tour with Augie T will be at the Iao Theater on Friday, Sept. 15. This hysterical comedy show is a benefit for B.R.A.V.E. Hawaii, a nonprofit that brings bullying awareness to schools. The event is presented by Island Air and Primo. The opening act comedian is Shawn Garnett. $20. 8pm. Iao Theater, (68 N. Market St., Wailuku); 808-242-6969; … [Read more...] about Laugh Da Island Way Comedy Tour with Augie T at the Iao Theater