THURSDAY, JULY 14
HAWAIIAN MUSIC SERIES IN W. MAUI
Hawaiian musician Kawika Ho'opi'i and his trio will be joined by respected cultural connoisseur and kumu hula Cliff Pali Ahue to share music, dance and storytelling during a free concert from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. today at the Baldwin Home lawn in Lahaina. Presented by The Lahaina Restoration Foundation, the show is part of the Hawaiian Music Series. For details, 661-3262, lahainarestoration.org.
OBON FESTIVAL • KAHULUI
Obon festival file photo.
BATTLE OF THE PIANISTS • KAHULUI
Pianists Beatrice Scorby, Peiling Lin, Lotus Dancer and Karyn Sarring, photo provided by Ebb & Flow Arts.
‘CAMP ROCK’ •?KAANAPALI
“Camp Rock” stars Adam Aquino (from top), Ikaika Ross and JJ Jerome, photo provided by Theatre Theatre Maui.
AHUMANU CD RELEASE PARTY • KIHEI
Ahumanu’s Joni DeMello (left) and Liz Morales, photo provided by the artists.
BLUE NOTE SWING ORCHESTRA AT HYATT
The Blue Note Swing Orchestra, of Citrus College in California, will heat up the summer nights at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa with a free performance from 7 to 11 tonight. Internationally known as one of the premier jazz ensembles in the U.S., the group has recorded for major motion pictures and commercials and won festivals throughout the U.S. and Europe. For the complete Hyatt's summer music series schedule, visit www.maui.hyatt.com.
FRIDAY, JULY 15
OBON FESTIVAL AT KAHULUI MISSION
Kahului Hongwanji Mission's two-day obon celebration, a colorful Japanese cultural festival, starts with a service at 7 and dancing at 8 p.m. The mission is located at 291 S. Puunene Ave. For details, 871-4732.
'CAMP ROCK' TAKES STAGE AT WESTIN
Theater Theater Maui's production "Camp Rock" opens at 7 p.m. at the Westin Maui Resort & Spa in Kaanapali. For details, see Backstage.
MAPA'S 'HONK, JR.' OPENS IN KAHULUI
Maui Academy of Performing Arts' production "Honk, Jr." opens at 7:30 p.m. at Steppingstone Playhouse in Kahului. For details, see Backstage.
MAUI ONSTAGE'S 'CHICAGO' SIZZLES
Maui OnStage's season finale performance, "Chicago,"?takes the stage at 7:30 tonight at the Historic Iao Theater. For details, see Backstage (Stage Review).
CONCERT WITH BLUE NOTE ORCHESTRA
The Blue Note Swing Orchestra will perform a free concert from 9 p.m. to midnight at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa. See Thursday's listing.
SATURDAY, JULY 16
MACC'S NA HOKU HOU CONCERT TO DEBUT
Maui Arts & Cultural Center presents the inaugural Na Hoku Hou concert at 6 p.m. at the Yokouchi Pavilion. For details, see Maui Beat on Page 3.
AHUMANU LAUNCHES NEW CD WITH PARTY
Ahumanu will launch its new CD with a party at Stella Blues in Kihei; dinner and show starts at 6 and show only starts at 7:30 p.m. For details, see Maui Beat.
OBON FESTIVAL AND DANCE CONTINUES
Kahului Hongwanji Mission's obon celebration continues with a service at 7 and dancing at 8 p.m. See Friday's listing.
PERFORMANCE FOR TTM'S 'CAMP ROCK'
Theater Theater Maui's production "Camp Rock" continues with a show at 7 p.m. See Friday's listing.
'HONK, JR.' SHOW SET FOR STEPPINGSTONE
MAPA's "Honk, Jr." continues with a show at 7:30 p.m. See Friday's listing.
E&FA 'BATTLE OF THE PIANISTS' KICKS OFF
Ebb & Flow Arts presents the free concert "Battle of the Pianists" at 7:30 p.m. at the Maui Music Conservancy in Kahului. For details, see Maui Beat.
'CHICAGO' CONTINUES AT IAO THEATER
Maui OnStage's "Chicago" continues with a show at 7:30 p.m. at the Historic Iao Theater. See Friday's listing.
SUNDAY, JULY 17
MAPA'S 'HONK, JR.' SHOW CONTINUES
MAPA's "Honk, Jr." continues with a show at 2 p.m. See Friday's listing.
'CHICAGO' SHOW TO TAKE IAO STAGE
"Chicago" takes the stage at 3 p.m. at the Historic Iao Theater. See Friday's listing.
'CAMP ROCK' SHOW SLATED IN W. MAUI
Theater Theater Maui's production "Camp Rock" continues with a show at 3 p.m. See Friday's listing.
FREE CONCERT WITH BLUE NOTE GROUP
The Blue Note Swing Orchestra continues with a free show from 9 p.m. to midnight at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa. See Thursday's listing.