The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 22 Aug 2014 07:50:00 EDTFri, 22 Aug 2014 07:50:00 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMiss Saigonhttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/588867.htmlIt would be easy to have modest expectations for "Miss Saigon." For starters, topping last summer's "Les Miserables" is quite a colossal task. Yet David Johnston and the team from Maui Academy of Performing Arts have done just that.Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTBring on the laughshttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/588623.htmlLast summer, Hawaii comic Augie T headlined the "Summer of LOL" tour. This summer, it appears all of Maui has gotten into the act, with a bevy of comedy shows happening over the next two weeks.Thu, 14 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTWhen love . . . turns tragichttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/588356.htmlDirector David C. Johnston quotes something Richard Maltby Jr., an American co-lyricist of "Miss Saigon," said in the 1990s: "We should have looked at ourselves this way. This is a show we (America) should have written.Thu, 7 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTMusical endeavor ready for debuthttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/588079.htmlInvesting in a new artistic endeavor is always risky. Those who try will be told, "It won't work." They may site an example of a past Maui failed attempt, or suggest you won't find the players or a significant audience.Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTMAPA's Youth Musical Theatre SUMMER Camp presents fresh take on classic fairy talehttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/587855.htmlSince 2009, there have been four Maui productions of "Cinderella," and this weekend marks the fifth with the Maui Academy of Performing Arts' "Disney Cinderella Kids.Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT