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Scenemakers

Scenemakers

January 22, 2015 Check out featured Maui County people who make the Scene. Share your recent pictures from island life, then look for friends and family in upcoming issues. more »»

Maui Beat

Blue Eyes

January 22, 2015 Judy Collins performs at 7:30 p.m. Friday in Castle Theater at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. more »»

Visual Art

‘Modern Twist’ exhibit, public events to celebrate Japanese bamboo art

October 2, 2014 The Maui Arts & Cultural Center will present “Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art” exhibition beginning Oct. 12 in the Schaefer International Gallery. more »»

Maui Beat

On the ed­ge with Erin Smith

November 20, 2014 It’s a question musicians on Maui sometimes face when seeking to advance their careers. more »»

Visual Art

Shop at Hui Holidays & First Night Celebration

November 27, 2014 Celebrate the holidays and shop till you drop at the Hui No‘eau Visual Arts Center at 2841 Baldwin Ave., Makawao now through Dec. 24. more »»

Maui Beat

Disco Diva

December 4, 2014 Anyone having fond memories of the disco era will recall Thelma Houston’s classic anthem “Don’t Leave Me This Way,” which became a massive international hit. more »»

Backstage

The season for dance

December 4, 2014 School’s popular program packed with song, dance and theater this weekend From dancing on the ceilings and walls of the Maui Arts & Cultural Center, to tap dancing elves, to 10 dance companies in... more »»

Maui Beat

MRAZ (mataz)!

December 11, 2014 Since he began performing around 15 years ago, Jason Mraz has captivated audiences around the world with his soulful, folk-pop and hopeful, inspiring messages. more »»

Backstage

Hit the airwaves with ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’

December 11, 2014 On Christmas Eve, a desperate man, convinced his life is worth nothing, stands at the brink of suicide. more »»

Visual Art

Masters of Glass at NaPua Gallery

December 11, 2014 The public is invited to the Masters of Glass reception from 6 to 9 tonight at the NaPua Gallery, located lobby level of the Grand Wailea resort. more »»

Maui Beat

Southbound with the Doobie Brothers

December 18, 2014 Teaming with some of Nashville’s brightest stars on their new album, “Southbound,” iconic rockers the Doobie Brothers have scored their highest-charting recording in almost 35 year. more »»

Backstage

Burn’n for Darren Lee

December 18, 2014 This week, Maui’s Elvis celebrates a birthday. “Burn’n Love” turns 1 today, and it will soon hit the 200-performance mark. more »»

Latest Movies

FirstLight’s opening nights celebrate cinema

December 18, 2014 Ready for your annual dose of stargazing and Close Encounters of the Hollywood Kind? If so, the Maui Film Festival has you covered. more »»

Visual Art

Visual Art

December 18, 2014 Artists to show work under the banyan tree Get in some last-minute gift shopping at the Lahaina Arts Society’s Art Fairs Under the Banyan Tree on Saturday and Sunday in Lahaina. more »»

Maui Beat

Musicians leave mark on Maui

December 25, 2014 With the recent Lanai Slack Key Guitar Festival dedicated to the memory of revered Hawaiian musician Dennis Kamakahi, and the screening of “The Quietest Place on Earth” documentary presented as a... more »»

Backstage

Top 10 2014

December 25, 2014 It’s touching that show business traditionally shuts down for Christmas. In a sense, this is the slowest week of the year with the exception of crowded movie theaters. more »»

Latest Movies

FirstLight continues Friday

December 25, 2014 The Maui Film Festival’s FirstLight: Academy Screenings on Maui continues Friday with back-to-back premieres and special screenings in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater. more »»

Island Events

Must See: Kupanaha Magic

December 25, 2014 Ring in the New Year at Ka‘anapali Beach Hotel with the excitement of Kupanaha: Magic Dinner Theater’s New Year’s Eve Party. more »»

Backstage

2015 ushers in eclectic theater lineup

January 1, 2015 Every year on Maui, a new crop of shows is announced around the holidays. more »»

Latest Movies

Latest Movies

January 1, 2015 These are Maui Scene’s minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources. OPENS TONIGHT “THE WOMAN IN BLACK 2 ANGEL OF DEATH” PG-13, 1:38. more »»

Island Events

Backstage

New Shanghai Circus

January 8, 2015 What do porcelain, paper, gunpowder, spaghetti and acrobatics have in common? If you said they were all invented in China, pass go and collect $200. more »»

Latest Movies

See ‘No Turning Back’ at Starry Night Cinema

January 8, 2015 Take in snowy landscapes and dramatic board-sport action at the Starry Night Cinema event featuring Warren Miller’s film “No Turning Back” on Friday at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. more »»

Island Events

Island Events: Jan. 8, 2015

January 8, 2015 TODAY, JAN. 8 FOUR DAYS TO CATCH LEFTOVER SALMON Leftover Salmon featuring Bill Payne of Little Feat will perform at Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon in Paia at 10 p.m. more »»

Backstage

Theater on the edge

January 15, 2015 Frequent readers of Backstage are aware that in addition to writing about theater, I moonlight working in theater. The event that is the most rewarding for me is the Maui Fringe Theater Festival. more »»

Latest Movies

Latest Movies

January 15, 2015 These are Maui Scene’s minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources. OPENS TONIGHT * “AMERICAN SNIPER” R, 2:12. Action, biography, drama. more »»

Island Events

Must See: Shanghai Circus

January 15, 2015 MULTI-TALENTED ACROBATS Experience the Shanghai Circus in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater at 4 and 7:30 p.m. Monday and at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Tickets range from $12 to $35. more »»

Shopping Center Activities

Shopping Center Activities

January 15, 2015 * LAHAINA CANNERY MALL. Thursday (tonight): Te Tiare Patitifa, 7 p.m. Saturday: Te Tiare Patitifa, 1 p.m.; Yu-Gi-Oh card session, 3 p.m. Sunday: Family magic with Holden Mowat, 11:30 a.m. more »»

Backstage

Next to Normal

January 22, 2015 There is no dysfunction in a Norman Rockwell painting, unless you count the kid who didn’t want a haircut. My great-grandmother was a Rockwell. more »»

Latest Movies

Latest Movies

January 22, 2015 These are Maui Scene’s minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources. OPENS TONIGHT * “MORTDECAI” R, 1:46. Action, comedy. Kaahumanu 6. more »»

Island Events

Must See: Maui Pops

January 22, 2015 A RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN CELEBRATION Maui Pops presents an all-Broadway program, by popular demand, at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater. more »»

Shopping Center Activities

Shopping Center Activities

January 22, 2015 *LAHAINA CANNERY MALL. Thursday (tonight): Te Tiare Patitifa, 7 p.m. Saturday: Hui! Lanakila, 1 p.m.; Yu-Gi-Oh card session, 3 p.m. Sunday: Family magic with Holden Mowat, 11:30 a.m. more »»

Visual Art

Visual Art: Art of Aloha

January 22, 2015 Maui is an art mecca, as collectors are well aware. And there are numerous prestigious exhibits held all year long at the island’s many galleries. more »»

Shopping Center Activities

Shopping Center Activities

November 19, 2014 * LAHAINA CANNERY MALL. Thursday: Te Tiare Patitifa, 7 p.m. Saturday: Hui Lanakila at 1 p.m.; Yu-Gi-Oh card session at 3 p.m. Sunday: Family magic with Holden Mowat at 11:30 a.m. more »»

Maui Music

Maui Music

November 20, 2014 WEST MAUI DUKE’S BEACH HOUSE, 130 Kai Malina Parkway, Kaanapali, 662-2900 Thursday (today): Ben DeLeon, 3 p.m.; Danyell Staldman and Roy Kato, 6 p.m. Friday: Garrett Probst, 3 p.m. more »»

Side Orders

Side Orders • Nov. 20, 2014

November 20, 2014 STAR TALK . . . more »»

Shopping Center Activities

Shopping Center Activities

November 27, 2014 LAHAINA CANNERY MALL. Saturday: Na Kamali‘i Nani O Lahaina at 1 p.m.; Yu-Gi-Oh card session at 3 p.m. Sunday: Family magic with Holden Mowat at 11:30 a.m.; Na-Pua O Kapiolani Hula Studio at 1 p.m. more »»

Maui Music

Maui Music

November 27, 2014 WEST MAUI BAR NINETEEN @ THE PLANTATION HOUSE, 2000 Plantation Club Drive, Kapalua, 669-6299 Friday: DJ Eliza, 5 to 8 p.m. CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE, 811 Front St. more »»

Side Orders

Side Orders • Nov. 27, 2014

November 27, 2014 AROUND THE TOWN . . . Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! The energy is certainly picking up on island. You can feel it in the ai. more »»

Shopping Center Activities

Shopping Center Activities

December 4, 2014 * LAHAINA CANNERY MALL. Thursday: Na Pua O Kapiolani Hula Studio, 7 p.m. Saturday: Kahiau Angel Tree kickoff drive, 9:30 a.m.; Children of the Rainbow Preschool silent auction, 10 a.m. more »»

Maui Music

Maui Music

December 4, 2014 WEST MAUI CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE, 811 Front St., Lahaina, 661-4855 Thursday (tonight): Brooks Maguire. Friday: Sonshine Rivers and Harry Troupe. Saturday: Scott Freeman. Sunday: Brooks Maguire. more »»

Side Orders

Side Orders • Dec. 4, 2014

December 4, 2014 FRESH IN WAILUKU . . . Where do all of the sharp-dressed businessmen eat in Wailuku? On a recent lunchtime, I spotted a line of them at Zing’s Maui in the Main Street Promenade building. more »»

Shopping Center Activities

Shopping Center Activities

December 11, 2014 * LAHAINA CANNERY MALL. Thursday: Na Kamali‘i Nani O Lahaina, 7 p.m. Friday: Second Life Band, 7 p.m. Saturday: Maui Tuba Christmas, noon; Halau Hula O Keola Ali‘iokekai, 1 p.m. more »»

Maui Music

Maui Music

December 11, 2014 WEST MAUI CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE, 811 Front St., Lahaina, 661-4855 Thursday (tonight): Brooks Maguire. Friday: Sonshine Rivers and Harry Troupe. Saturday: Scott Freeman. Sunday: Brooks Maguire. more »»

Side Orders

Side Orders • Dec. 11, 2014

December 11, 2014 FESTIVE AND FUN . . . . It’s December, which means it’s time to celebrate the season. more »»

Shopping Center Activities

Shopping Center Activities

December 18, 2014 * LAHAINA CANNERY MALL. Thursday: Te Tiare Patitifa, 7 p.m. Friday: Lahaina Baptist Choir, 7 p.m. Saturday: Lahaina Honolua Senior Citizens Club, 11 a.m.; Te Tiare Patitifa, 1 p.m. more »»

Maui Music

Maui Music

December 18, 2014 WEST MAUI BAR NINETEEN @ THE PLANTATION HOUSE, 2000 Plantation Club Drive, Kapalua, 669-6299 Friday: DJ Eliza, 5 to 8 p.m. CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE, 811 Front St. more »»

Dining Out

Pop-up Shop

December 18, 2014 Four Seasons Resort Maui in Wailea is, of course, decorated to the nines for this holiday season. At its centerpiece is the one-of-a-kind Missoni Tree and an exclusive pop-up shop, now through Jan. 3. more »»

Side Orders

Side Orders • Dec. 18, 2014

December 18, 2014 MELE KALIKIMAKA . . . On Maui, some of us tend to envision “one mynah bird in one papaya tree” when the holiday countdown begins, instead of “chestnuts roasting o’er an open fire. more »»

Shopping Center Activities

Shopping Center Activities

December 25, 2014 * LAHAINA CANNERY MALL. Saturday: Hui Lanakila, 1 p.m.; Yu-Gi-Oh card session, 3 p.m. Sunday: Family magic with Holden Mowat, 11:30 a.m.; Halau Hula O Keola Ali‘iokekai, 1 p.m. more »»

Maui Music

Maui Music

December 25, 2014 West Maui CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE, 811 Front St., Lahaina, 661-4855 Thursday (tonight): Brooks Maguire. Friday: Sonshine Rivers and Harry Troupe. Saturday: Scott Freeman. Sunday: Brooks Maguire. more »»

Dining Out

Rock into 2015 at Mala Wailea, MiGRANT benefit

December 25, 2014 Once again, it will be an all-star lineup at Mala Wailea and its sister restaurant MiGRANT for a New Year’s Eve to remember. The evening will begin at 6 p.m. more »»

Side Orders

Side Orders • Dec. 25, 2014

December 25, 2014 MELE KALIKIMAKA . . . And Hau‘oli Makahiki Hou! ’Tis the season to celebrate, and there is a downpour of happenings. Luckily, there are always rainbows around every bend. more »»

Shopping Center Activities

Shopping Center Activities

January 1, 2015 * LAHAINA CANNERY MALL. Thursday (tonight): Na Pua Melia, 7 p.m. Saturday: Na Kamali‘i Nani O Lahaina, 1 p.m.; Yu-Gi-Oh card session, 3 p.m. Sunday: Family magic with Holden Mowat, 11:30 a.m. more »»

Maui Music

Maui Music

January 1, 2015 WEST MAUI CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE, 811 Front St., Lahaina, 661-4855 Thursday (tonight): Brooks Maguire. Friday: Sonshine Rivers and Harry Troupe. Saturday: Scott Freeman. Sunday: Brooks Maguire. more »»

Dining Out

Hank’s Haute Dogs opens in Kaanapali

January 1, 2015 It’s hauter than hot. In fact, Hank’s Haute Dogs is a fun, fast-food concept with a gourmet twis. more »»

Side Orders

Side Orders • Jan. 1, 2015

January 1, 2015 HAPPY HOURS . . . I popped into Saltimbocca in Maalaea the other day for happy hour with my sister, and we were thrilled with the menu served in the bar and lounge from 4 to 6 p.m. daily. more »»

Shopping Center Activities

Shopping Center Activities

January 8, 2015 * LAHAINA CANNERY MALL. Thursday (tonight): Na Kamali‘i Nani O Lahaina, 7 p.m. Saturday: Halau Hula O Keola Ali‘iokekai, 1 p.m.; Yu-Gi-Oh card session, 3 p.m. more »»

Maui Music

Maui Music

January 8, 2015 WEST MAUI CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE, 811 Front St., Lahaina, 661-4855 Thursday (tonight): Brooks Maguire. Friday: Sonshine Rivers and Harry Troupe. Saturday: Scott Freeman. Sunday: Brooks Maguire. more »»

Dining Out

Wellness your way!

January 8, 2015 Now that eggnog, turkey and stuffing are fading from our memories, but maybe not from our hips; and our New Year’s Eve champagne bottles are at the recycler, but those effervescent bubbles are still... more »»

Side Orders

Side Orders • Jan. 8, 2015

January 8, 2015 THE STACK IS BACK . . . It’s that time of year again and all-you-can-eat pancakes are back at participating IHOP restaurants, including the local favorite at Maui Mall in Kahului. From now until Feb. more »»

Maui Music

Maui Music

January 15, 2015 WEST MAUI CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE, 811 Front St., Lahaina, 661-4855 Thursday (tonight): Brooks Maguire. Friday: Sonshine Rivers and Harry Troupe. Saturday: Scott Freeman. Sunday: Brooks Maguire. more »»

Dining Out

Celebrity Chef Tour: James Beard Award winners descend on Maui for two-day party

January 15, 2015 Maui’s first Celebrity Chef Tour will feature several James Beard Award-winning chefs on Jan. more »»

Side Orders

Side Orders • Jan. 15, 2015

January 15, 2015 ISLAND BUZZ . . . Word is spreading like wildfire that Bev Gannon Restaurants has picked up a couple of managing partners of the exceptional kin. more »»

Maui Music

Maui Music

January 22, 2015 WEST MAUI CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE, 811 Front St., Lahaina, 661-4855 Thursday (tonight): Brooks Maguire. Friday: Sonshine Rivers and Harry Troupe. Saturday: Scott Freeman. Sunday: Brooks Maguire. more »»

Dining Out

DATE night

January 21, 2015 It’s got all of the makings for a great date night on the town. Excuse me, I should say “on the water. more »»

Side Orders

Side Orders • Jan. 22, 2015

January 21, 2015 TASTING TIME . . . Maui is turning into quite the tidy little Napa Valley of tasting rooms lately. Up in Maui Research & Technology Park in Kihei, you can confuse the new Maui Brewing Co. more »»

 
 

Keiki program to teach oral health January 28, 2015

The Rotary Club of Kihei Sunrise will not hold its regular morning meeting Wednesday because club members will be conducting a Keiki Dental Program at Kamalii Elementary School starting at 9 a.m.This educational program is designed to improve the oral health status of children. more »

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