The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 2 Sep 2014 00:48:28 EDTTue, 2 Sep 2014 00:48:28 EDT . . . Action! like going back to school, Broadway and the entire theater world begin to present their newest offerings every year in late Augus.Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTMiss Saigon 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 laughs 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 tragic 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 debut 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 EDT