Special Events Week of March 14
THURSDAY, MARCH 14
PROARTS: ‘LEND ME A TENOR’ EXTENDED
ProArts presents Ken Ludwig’s “Lend Me a Tenor” at 7:30 in the ProArts Playhouse, located at the Azeka (Makai) Shopping Center. Reserved seating is $20. Tonight is kamaaina night; call for discount information. Tickets are available by calling 463-6550. The final show is at 7:30 p.m. Friday. For more information, see Backstage on Page 5. For details, visit “http://www.proartspacific.com”>www.proartspacific.com.
FRIDAY, MARCH 15
BONNIE RAITT LIVE AT THE MACC PAVILION
Nine-time Grammy Award winner Bonnie Raitt will serenade Maui audiences during concert at 7 p.m. in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Pavilion Amphitheater. Gates open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $45, $55, $85 and $125 for premium seating (plus applicable fees). For tickets and information, visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or visit www.mauiarts.org.
KAMEHAMEHA SCHOOL PRESENTS “GODSPELL”
Kamehameha Schools Maui drama club presents “Godspell” at 7:30 p.m. in the Keopuolani Hale on the school campus. The show also runs at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday Performances are free. For details, see Backstage.
MAKAWAO GOES GREEN FRIDAY TOWN PARTY
Makawao will celebrate “Going Green” at its Third Friday street festival from 6 to 9 p.m. Main stage entertainment will feature Ekolu Trio and Joshua-on-Maui and his band, plus music by Richard Dancil, King Kekaulike High School Ukulele students, the Na Ali’i Big Band of Jazz, Hoaloha Westcott, Children of the Forest and others. Baldwin Avenue will be closed from Brewer Road to Makawao Avenue. There will also be a variety of activities for the keiki. For additional details, visit www.mauifridays.com.
FRIDAY NIGHT IS ART NIGHT IN LAHAINA
Stroll through dozens of art galleries in Lahaina town from 6 to 9 p.m. for special gallery shows, featured artists in action and refreshments all free and open to the public. Pick up the walking map of participants from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Lahaina Visitor Center located at the Old Lahaina Courthouse.
MAUI ONSTAGE ‘SHOUT!: THE MOD MUSICAL’
Maui OnStage presents Shout!: The Mod Musical” at 7:30 p.m. Tickets range from $17 to $28. For tickets and more information, call 242-6969 or purchase online at www.mauionstage.com. The show also runs Saturday and final show is Sunday at 3 p.m. For details, see Backstage.
SATURDAY, MARCH 16
MAUI TEENS GOT TALENT AT STELLA BLUES CAFE
Maui teens will face off in a vocal challenge from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Stella Blues Cafe in Kihei. Teens from 11 to 19 years of age will attempt to wow the judges and audience/diners. Maui Teens Got Talent is sponsored by and benefits Imua Family Services. To register or for more information, call Joy Fields at 264-1275.
DAWN UPSHAW WITH GILBERT KALISH
Worldwide known opera singer Dawn Upshaw will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater. Gilbert Kalish will accompany on piano. Tickets are $12, $30 and $45 (plus applicable fees). For tickets and information, visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or visit www.mauiarts.org.
FIVE FOR FIGHTING CONCERT IN LAHAINA
The Royal Lahaina Resort presents Five for Fighting featuring John Ondrasik. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Ryan Robinson and Wolf to open at 6 p.m, Five for Fighting will being at 8 p.m. Tickets are $45 general admission, $65 preferred seating. For more information and tickets, visit www.flavorus.com/fiveforfighting.com.
SUNDAY, MARCH 17
HAPPY ST. PADDY’S DAY!