Island Events • January 16, 2020
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THURSDAY, JAN. 16
FREE HAWAIIAN MUSIC CONCERT IN WAILUKU
Roselani Place and Ola Na Mele Productions present a Picnic for Poki at 11 a.m. at the Historic Kaahumanu Church in Wailuku. Featured guest with live Hawaiian entertainment will be Kuikawa, comprised of Joshua Kulhavy-Sutherland, James “Koakane” Mattos, and Lukela Kanae. They met in 2016 as students in the Institute of Hawaiian Music at the University of Hawaii Maui campus. Roselani Place will have fresh baked cookies, coffee, and water. Attendees may bring a lawn chair or mat and their lunch. Picnic for Poki honors the late Allen “Braddah Poki” Pokipala. Braddah Poki was dedicated to sharing Hawaiian music and culture.
CAMERATA RCO TO PERFORM AT MACC
Camerata RCO, a unique ensemble comprised of members of Amsterdam’s renowned Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, will perform at 7:30 p.m. at MACC’s Castle Theater. The program for the Maui concert is scheduled to include Brahms: Piano Trio op 8; Mozart: Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, K. 478; Brahms: Clarinet Trio op 114. Tickets: $45, $65 (plus applicable fees); Half price for children 3-12 years and 10 percent discount for MACC members.
‘CURIOUS INCIDENT’ CONTINUES AT PROARTS
ProArts continues “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” by Simon Stephens, based on the novel by Mark Haddon, directed by Mark Collmer. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays through Jan. 26 at the ProArts Playhouse. Tickets are $26. For more information or to purchase tickets for any ProArts event call 463-6550 or visit www.proartsmaui.com. “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time” contains adult content and may not be appropriate for children.
FRIDAY, JAN. 17
NEW SHANGHAI CIRCUS PERFORMS 5 SHOWS
New Shanghai Circus will perform five shows through Sunday at MACC’s Castle Theater. Shows are at 7:30 p.m. today; 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 2 and 5 p.m. Sunday. China’s most daring acrobats, jugglers, balance artists, and contortionists return to Maui for the year’s grandest family spectacular. Matched with innovative choreography, radiant lighting, enchanting scenery and powerful music. Tickets: $12, $25, $35, $55/Gold Circle (plus applicable fees; prices increase on day of show); Half-price for children 3-12 years and 10 percent discount for MACC members on $25 and $35 tickets only.
KING KEKAULIKE HIGH STAGES ‘THE OUTSIDERS’
King Kekaulike High School presents “The Outsiders,” adapted by Christopher Sergel, based on the book by S.E. Hinton. Performances are at 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Jan. 17 through 25, 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18 and Sunday, Jan. 26 at the King Kekaulike Performing Arts Center on the King Kekaulike High School campus in Pukalani. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 students and are available at the box office only 30 minutes before show time. “The Outsiders” contains adult content and may not appropriate for children.
NIGHT OF COMEDY WITH ARI SHAFFIR
Ari Shaffir, with special guest Chino LaForge, will perform at 7 p.m. in MACC’s McCoy Studio Theater. Shaffir describes his comedy as a puppet show — except it’s much filthier and without the puppets. Shaffir has released two stand-up specials on Comedy Central, and he continues to perform stand up to sold-out crowds nationwide. LaForge is an award-winning comedian from Hawaii. This show contains adult subject matter. Ticket holders must be 18 and older. Tickets: $41 (plus applicable fees).
2 TUTU DUO WILL PERFORM WITH HALAU
The 2 Tutu duo (Pamela Polland and Jennifer Newell) will perform with Kumu Hula Gordean Bailey and Halau Wehiwehi O Leilehua at the Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center on Friday at 5 p.m.