TODAY, MARCH 22
MAUI AUTHOR WILL SPEAK AT LIBRARY
Meet Maui author Linda McCullough Decker who will discuss her new book, "Edward Bailey of Maui: Teacher & Naturalist, Engineer & Artist," at 6:30 tonight at Wailuku library; she will also appear at 3 p.m. Friday at Kihei library. For details, call the hosting library.
Leokane and CJ “Boom” Helekahi, Kihei
photo from Leokane.com.
SWITCHFOOT SET TO PLAY AT THE MACC
Award-winning California-based rock band Switchfoot takes the stage at MACC's Castle Theater at 7:30 tonight. Formed in 1996, Switchfoot comprises lead vocalist and guitarist Jon Foreman, bassist Tim Foreman, drummer Chad Butler, keyboardist and guitarist Jerome Fontamillas and Drew Shirley also on guitar. The group has recorded eight studio albums, sold millions of records and won a Grammy Award for their 2009 album, "Hello Hurricane." For details, see Maui Beat.
FRIDAY, MARCH 23
HOLLYWOOD GLAM AT 'TINSEL TOWN NIGHTS'
An evening of 1940s Hollywood glamour, dancing, a live and silent auction and food from top isle restaurants will be in store at Montessori Hale O Keiki's "Tinsel Town Nights." The school's biggest fundraising event of the year will start at 5:30 p.m. at Gannon's in Wailea; preregistration required. Purchase tickets at www.mhok.org or call 874-7441.
DON'T MISS DIVA'S NIGHT OUT IN WAILEA
Get decked out for a Diva's Night Out that's not to be missed. Spa Grande and Maui Finest Men are teaming to raise funds for Visitor Charity Walk with the ultimate ladies' event at 7 p.m. in Wailea. The evening includes the Finest Men Auction where women with winning bids will be served by local firefighters and lifeguards; Spa Grande treatments and beauty production auctions; desserts, refreshments and more. Cost is $50 for diva; $25 for mini-divas; reservations required. For details, call 875-1234, ext 4949.
MAPA'S 'SNOW ANGEL' TAKES THE STAGE
Maui Academy of Performing Arts' "Snow Angel," a funny and eerie play about teen angst by David Lindsay-Abaire, will take the stage at 7:30 tonight at the Steppingstone Playhouse in Queen Ka'ahumanu Center. For information, see Backstage.
JERRY SANTOS IN MACC'S SOLO SESSION
Jerry Santos of Olomana will perform during Maui Arts & Cultural Center's Solo Sessions at 7:30 p.m. in McCoy Studio Theater. For details, see Maui Beat.
FOLK-ROCKER MARC BLACK UPCOUNTRY
Folk-rocker Marc Black plays at 7:30 p.m. at Makawao Union Church. For details, see Maui Beat.
'ADIOS AMIGO JOSE SOLORZANO' SHOW
Say farewell to Power Up Comedy's funnyman Jose Solorzano during The "Adios Amigo Jose Solorzano" show at 10 p.m. at Stella Blues Cafe in Kihei. He will headline the stand-up comedy show; "Chino" LaForge will host feature performances by Brad Starks and Del Sol. Power Up Comedy will have a special surprise for Solorzano, with appearances by Jason Strahn, Doc Titanium, Teresa Sickels, Sunny Dennis and Doug Wyckoff. Doors open at 9 p.m. Cover is $10. Visit PowerUpComedy.Com.
SATURDAY, MARCH 24
CYRIL PAHINUI IN 'HO'OMAUI 2012'
Cyril Pahinui will headline "Ho'omau 2012" from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Maui Nui Botanical Gardens in Wailuku. Other entertainers include Peter Moon, Jeff Au Hoy, Malino, Halau Kahanilehua, Weldon Kekauoha, Rush House, Rebel Soljahs, Ho'aikane and the keiki of Punana Leo o Maui, Kula Kaiapuni O Maui and Princess Nahi'ena'ena. For details, see Maui Beat.
MAPA'S 'SNOW ANGEL' PLAYS IN KAHULUI
Maui Academy of Performing Arts' "Snow Angel" takes the stage at 7:30 p.m. at the Steppingstone Playhouse in Kahului. See Friday's listing.
SUNDAY, MARCH 25
MAPA'S 'SNOW ANGEL' PLAYS IN KAHULUI
Maui Academy of Performing Arts' "Snow Angel" takes the stage at 3 p.m. at the Steppingstone Playhouse in Kahului. See Friday's listing.
RAM DASS SUNDAY SATSANG IN HAIKU
Ram Dass Sunday Satsang will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. at The Studio Maui in Haiku. Photojournalist Peter Simon will be featured, along with musical guests Beatific Bhaktas - Ken Sandin, Andrea Walls, Gerit Williams and Udaya Dawn. Suggested donation is $20. Visit www.thestudiomaui.com or www.ramdass.org.
ZIGGY MARLEY TAKES THE STAGE AT MACC
Ziggy Marley takes the stage at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center at 5 p.m.; Inner Circle and Marty Dread will also play. For details, see Maui Beat.
TUESDAY, MARCH 27
BALDWIN'S SPRING CONCERT PERFORMS
The HP Baldwin High School music department presents its Spring Concert at 7 p.m. at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. Entry is free. For details, call the school or visit www.hpbaldwin.k12.hi.us.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28
LEOKANE, CJ 'BOOM' HELEKAHI IN CONCERT
Leokane and CJ " Boom" Helekahi bring the sounds of Hana to The Shops at Wailea' "Wailea on Wednesdays" (WOW) arts and entertainment series, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the center's Lower Courtyard.