Special Events Week of Oct. 24
THURSDAY, OCT. 24
THE MACC PRESENTS NNENNA FREELON
Grammy-nominated jazz vocalist Nnenna Freelon will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater. Tickets are from $12 to $42 (plus applicable fees). For details, see Maui Beat on Page 4. For tickets and information, visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or visit “http://www.mauiarts.org”>www.mauiarts.org.
LOL DURING ‘TRIANGLE’ AT PROARTS IN KIHEI
“Bermuda Avenue Triange,” a comedy written by Renee Taylor and Joseph Bologna, takes the stage at 7:30 tonight at ProArts Playhouse in Kihei. Reserved seats are $22. Tonight is kaamaina night, where tickets are discounted for Hawaii residents. The show also plays Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., and the last show is Sunday at 3 p.m. See Backstage on Page 5 or call 463-6550 for details.
ALOHA FESTIVAL FESTIVITIES IN HANA
Aloha Festival celebration continues in Hana. Thursday: Cultural activities at Travaasa Hana, Maui, such as games that were played during makahiki (harvest season); free to anyone with a 2013 Festival of Aloha ribbon. Friday: Hana’s Got Talent a talent show at Hana Ball Park from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday: Ho’ike Night an evening with Hawaiian entertainment, food, culture, poke contest, Hana pohole contest and more from 6 to 10 p.m. For more information or to book a room, call 248-8211.
FRIDAY, OCT. 25
KING KEKAULIKE HIGH: ‘LADY DRACULA’
King Kekaulike High School’s drama program presents “Lady Dracula” in the school cafetorium. Performances are: Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for students, available at the door only, half hour before show. For details, see Backstage.
KIHEI CHARTER SCHOOL: ‘MEET THE SPOOKS’
Kihei Charter High School presents “Meet the Spooks,” an original musical-comedy in the school’s auditorium. Performances are: 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free to for students, with a $5 suggested donation for adults. For more information, see Backstage.
SATURDAY, OCT. 26
BHS 75TH ANNIVERSARY HO’OLAULE’A ON CAMPUS
H.P. Baldwin High School will celebrate its 75th anniversary with a Ho’olaule’a from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on campus. There will be a large variety of food, craft booths and entertainment featuring Shane “The Hawaiian Home Boy” Kahalehau, Maui Taiko, Ikaika Blackburn and others. Food booths to benefit school clubs and projects. For more information, visit www.hpbaldwinmaui75th.com or email email@example.com.
MOHALA MAI BENEFIT AT THE MACC
Halau Na Lei Kaumaka O Uka, under the direction of na kumu hula Napua Greig and Kahulu Maluo, invite you to their annual hoike and fundraiser, an evening filled with traditional and contemporary hula, from 5:30 to 9 p.m.Tickets are $37 (plus applicable fees). There will be a silent auction in the courtyard before the show. For tickets and information, visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or visit www.mauiarts.org.
OKTOBERFEST AT MAUI BREWING COMPANY
The fourth annual Oktoberfest, a benefit for the Pacific Cancer Foundation, will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort in Kaanapali. Entertainers include Sonny Lim, Paula Fuga, Benny Uyetake, The House Shakers and the Zenshin Daiko drummer. Tickets are $30 in advance, available from www.pacificcancerfoundation.org, and $35 at the door. For more information, call 242-7661.
AUTUMN-CHRISTMAS FAIR AT ST. ANTHONY
St. Anthony’s Autumn-Christmas Fair includes the third annual Halloween carnival and children’s haunted house from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Silent auction, plate lunches, crafts and more will be available at St. Anthony Church’s Marian Hall. For more information, call 244-4148.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 30
MAUI OCEAN CENTER’S SEA TALK SERIES
Maui Ocean Center’s complimentary Sea Talk Series continues from 6 to 7 p.m. with a presentation on Maui’s fish resources and regulations by Aquatic Biologist Russell Sparks. For more information, visit www.mauioceancenter.com.