UH Hilo is proud to welcome back alumnus Alston Albarado, who will be performing in Fights and Delights. The show features four master artists from China who are in residence with the UH Mānoa Department of Theatre and Dance.
A diverse cast of UH Hilo students and other community members will perform the 20th anniversary performance of The Vagina Monologues.
The theme of the event, Celebrating ‘Ōlelo Hawai‘i, will feature exciting activities for the entire ‘ohana centered around Hawaiian language.
Steve Mairs will highlight his research in capturing submillimetre light to probe cold dust in the process of forming stars.
Since 2013, the UH Hilo Jazz Orchestra has performed annual Frank Zappa tribute concerts. This film documentary is their story… from classroom to concert hall.
Astronomer Schelte “Bobby” Bus will share highlights from the NASA Dawn mission, paired with a discussion on ground-based observations like those at the NASA Infrared Telescope Facility on Maunakea.
Kālepa Baybayan has captained and navigated the Hawaiian deep-sea voyaging canoes Hōkūle‘a, Hawai‘iloa, and Hōkūalaka‘i, and serves as navigator-in-residence at ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center.
Gordon Squires will show the audience fascinating examples of how his team creates visualizations to illustrate revolutionary scientific discoveries.
Son of the legendary Frank Zappa, Grammy® Award winning artist and accomplished musician and performer in his own right, Dweezil Zappa is coming to Hilo to perform with the UH Hilo Jazz Orchestra under the direction of Trever Veilleux.
Kālepa Baybayan will share his knowledge of deep-sea voyaging and oceanic wayfinding, the indigenous system of orientation and navigation at sea.