Steel Pulse brings their unique blend of music and activism to Republik Music Festival Maui, which takes over the A&B Amphitheater at Maui Arts & Cultural Center the weekend of Sept. 27 and 28. Other bands slated to play include the Original Wailers and Trevor Hall (Saturday) followed by Tribal Seeds, Matisyahu and Groundation (Sunday). Tickets are $39.50, and $79.50 for VIP each night (plus applicable fees). For tickest and information, call 242-7469, visit www.mauiarts.org or head to the box office. PATRICK NIDDRIE photo
Sensei Chihiro Irei performs at Maui Okinawan Festival, photo courtesy Rick Shimomura.
St. John Kula Festival • Saturday at Kula, courtesy St. John Church.
Nils Rosenblad (left) and Gretchen Rhodes • Saturday at MACC. Shooting Stars Photography
Jefferson Davis (left) and Sun contemplate the ultimate sin. PETER SWANZY photo
Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 29 at ProArts Playhouse in Kihei. Tickets are $26. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 463-6550 or visit www.proartsmaui.com. Ann Marie Wilder (left, in photo) and Geronimo Sun tangle in the psychological thriller, “Strangers on a Train.” PETER SWANZY photo
Davis (left) has the floor as Megan Caccamo listens. PETER SWANZY photo
Elisha Cullins stars as Benjamin Braddock in Maui OnStage’s Hawaii premier of “The Graduate,” opening Sept. 27 at the Historic Iao Theater in Wailuku. BRETT WULFSON photo
Brad Pitt in a scene from “Ad Astra.” New Regency Pictures via AP
Sylvester Stallone (right) and Yvette Monreal in a scene from “Rambo: Last Blood (2019).” LIONGATE via AP
Rock and blues guitarist Carmen Grillo performs 7 p.m. Saturday at Maui Coffee Attic. Advance ticket are $20 or pay $25 at the door. Photo courtesy the artist
90’s Night with DJ Joralien 10 p.m. Friday at Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon in Paia, Cover charge is $10 at the door. Photo courtesy Charley’s