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Keaka - Hawaiian Language Theatre Festival

Location: UH Hilo Performing Arts Center

Ho╩╗oulu: 9am - 11am
Presented by Ke Kula ╩╗O N─üwah─źokalani╩╗┼Źpu╩╗u The relationship between mele (song) and meakanu (plants) through┬áworkshops, oratory review and hula presentations under the direction of Ha╩╗amauliola Aiona and P─ü╩╗ani Kelson.

H┼Ź╩╗ike╩╗ike: L─ü╩╗ieikawai: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Presented by the University of HawaiÔÇÖi at┬áM─ünoa A behind the scenes presentation on the research and development process of┬áL─ü╩╗ieikawai, the inaugural hana keaka of the Hawaiian Theatre Program at UHM╩╗s Department of Theatre and Dance under the direction of Haili╩╗┼Źpua Baker, in collaboration with Kaliko Baker, Snowbird Bento, and Keawe Lopes.

H─ü'upu: 7:30pm ~ 9:00pm
Presented by Kamehameha High School, HawaiÔÇÖi Campus An opera based on the legend of Hina, the chiefess from Hilo, her sons Kana and Niheu, and her abduction by Moloka╩╗i chief Kapepe╩╗ekauila, written by Herb Mahelona and Eric Stack.

All programs are sponsored by the UH Hilo Performing Arts Department and K─źpuka Native Hawaiian Student Center, UH Hilo Title III Program NHSI

Special Restrictions: Sponsored by the UH Hilo Performing Arts Department and K─źpuka Native Hawaiian Student Center, UH Hilo Title III Program NHSI this event is FREE of charge.

For more information, contact: (808) 932-7491

Tags: performing arts Hawaiian Language theatre

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