Performance


TODAY, Feb. 9 

‘THE SONIC SKY’ 

Where: ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center, Hilo 

When: 6:45 p.m. Feb. 9 

Details: Free to the public, Short film on new musical universe, followed by a 40-minute immersive surround sound audio adventure using “Transcendent Tonality.” Creator Stephen James Taylor, Remi winner, 45th Annual World Fest Houston International Film Festival 2012. 

Contact: Belinda Cole Schwartz, 896-9853, belindacole@gmail.com 

MANZAREK AND ROGERS LIVE IN CONCERT 

Where: Honokaa People’s Theatre, 45-3574 Mamane St. 

When: 8 p.m. Feb. 9 

Details: Ray Manzarek and Roy Rogers Live in Concert. Manzarek, a legendary keyboardist and co-founder of The Doors, and Rogers, a slide guitar master, collaborate on a new artistic project. Tickets $35/$55 available at Music Exchange in Hilo and Waimea, CD Wizard, Sound Wave and Kiernan Music Kona, or by phone. 

Contact: 896-4845, hpt@ honokaapeople.com 

SUNDAY, Feb. 10 

SIXTH ANNUAL CHINESE FILM FESTIVAL 

Where: Palace Theater, 38 Haili St. 

When: 2:30 p.m. & 5:30 p.m. Feb. 10 

Details: We will be screening three films this year: 7 p.m. Feb. 8 “Ai WeiWei: Never Sorry;” 2:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Feb. 10 “Sacrifice & Let the Bullets Fly.” We will also be hosting a special tea tasting with Onomea Tea Co. at 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Visit www.hilopalace.com or call 934-7010 for details. 

Contact: Palace Theater, 808- 934-7010, info@hilopalace. com 

‘THE SONIC SKY’ 

Where: Unitarian Universalits of Puna, Keaau 

When: 10:20 a.m. Feb. 10 

Details: Free to public. Film screening, discussion and music listening party. Feel the wonder of “Transcendent Tonality,” a new kind of musical experience. More details in previous listing. 

Contact: Belinda Cole Schwartz, 896-9853, belindacole@gmail.com 

GIORDANO DANCE 

CHICAGO 

Where: U.H.-Hilo Performing Arts Center, 200 W. Kawili St. 

When: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 10 

Details: The original jazz dance company, now celebrating its 50th season. Tickets are $25 general, $20 for 60+ and $12 for students.See www.hawaiiconcertsociety. com. 

Contact: Tom Geballe, 959- 4064, tgeballe@gmail.com 

MONDAY, Feb. 11 

‘THE SONIC SKY’ 

Where: VAC Niaulani Campus 

When: 6 p.m. Feb. 11 

Details: See previous listings. 

‘BULLITT AND THE 

MYSTERY OF THE DEVIL’S ROOT’ 

Where: Palace Theater, 38 Haili St. 

When: 7 p.m. Feb. 11 

Details: Starring: Richard Gonzalez, Mary Croix, Shawn Lathrop, Camie Richno. Directed by Richard Gonzalez. This is the fourth film from local director Richard Gonzalez. Tickets are $6 for all ages, of which a generous portion will benefit the Palace. 

Contact: Palace Theater, 808- 934-7010, info@hilopalace. com 

TUESDAY, Feb. 12 

‘THE ADVENTURES OF PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT’ 

Where: Palace Theater, 38 Haili St., Hilo 

When: 7 p.m. Feb. 12 

Details: Mardi Gras celebration at the Palace. Costumes, masks, beads, a parade and a Mardi Gras king and queen will be part of the celebration. Classic film stars Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce and Terence Stamp. Tickets are $10 in advance and for those in costume at the door, otherwise $12 at the door. Call to purchase tickets by phone with a credit card. 

Contact: Palace Theater, 9347010, info@hilopalace.com 

THURSDAY, Feb. 14 

‘ONE BILLION RISING’ FLASH MOB 

Where: University of Hawaii at Hilo Plaza, 200 W. Kawili St., Hilo 

When: 3 p.m. Feb. 14 

Details: A worldwide event celebrating the 15th Anniversary of Eve Ensler’s “The Vagina Monologues.” Learn the dance at http://onebillionrising.org/blog/entry/learn-the-steps-to-break-the-chain. Everyone invited. 

Contact: Trina Nahm-Mijo, p. 934-1574, nahmmijo@hawaii. edu

INSPIRATIONAL FILM: 

‘I AM’ 

Where: UH-Hilo Room UCB 100, 200 W. Kawili S. 

When: 7 p.m. Feb. 14 

Details: Award winning movie “I AM” is an inspirational video with famous philosophers, poets, writers and activists. The theme is how to make love the path of the good life. Free. 

Contact: Noelie Rodriguez, 963-6966, noelie@hawaii.edu 

FRIDAY, Feb. 15 

MR. & MISS HEIVA I HAWAII 2013 PAGEANT & TAHITIAN SOIREE 

Where: Courtyard at King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel, Luau Grounds, Kailua Kona 

When: 6 p.m. Feb. 15 

Details: Featuring pageant to crown Mr. & Miss Heiva I Hawaii 2013, and music and dance by Tava D, Te ‘E‘a O Te Turama and special guest artists. Admission is $20 entry. $10 dinner plates. A fundraising event to support the perpetuation of Polynesian dance and education. 

Contact: Maile Tavares, 808- 450-9664, teeaoteturama@ gmail.com 

‘STRANGE FRAME: 

LOVE & SAX’ 

Where: Palace Theater, 38 Haili St. 

When: 7 p.m. Feb. 15 

Details: Starring: Tim Curry, Claudia Black, Tara Strong, Ron Glass. Created by GB Hajim. Strange Frame is “2001: Space Odyssey” with the rich texturing of Japanese manga/anime. It’s like “Ghost in the Shell” meets Alan Parker’s “Pink Floyd: The Wall” and “The Commitments”. Hajim lives in East Hawaii. He went to the local high schools and colleges to find talented youth ranging in age from 13 to 23 to train for this project. 

Contact: Palace Theater, 808- 934-7010, info@hilopalace. com 

HULA ARTS AT KILAUEA 

Where: Hula Platform near Volcano Art Center Gallery, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park 

When: 10:30 a.m. Feb. 15 

Details: Na Mea Hawai‘i hula kahiko performance featuring Halau Na Pua Ha‘aheo O Kona with kumu hula Roy Palacat. Rain or shine. Bring sitting mat and sun/rain gear. All events are free (donations welcome); park entrance fees apply. 

Contact: Julie Callahan, 808- 967-8222, Julie@volcanoartcenter.org 

BLACK HISTORY MONTH FILM FESTIVAL 

Where: UH-Hilo Campus Center UCB 127, 200 W. Kawili St. 

When: 6 p.m. Feb. 15 

Details: “Wall Writers: Graffiti in its Innocence” Zulu Nation Hawai‘i will highlight hip hop’s history and the artistic and cultural elements that have led to this art form. In this 2012 docufilm, Roger Gastman discusses with the artists the more innocent days of graffiti before gang tagging, and mainstream interests took it over. 

Contact: UH-Hilo Minority Access and Achievement Program, 933-3412, 

ONGOING 

‘NUNSENSE’ IN VOLCANO 

Where: KMC Kilauea Theater 

When: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 9 

Details: Kilauea Drama & Entertainment Network (KDEN) presents the musical comedy “Nunsense” by Dan Goggin, in which nuns stage a variety show to raise funds for final four burials of poisoned sisters. Performances Feb. 9-24, Fridays/Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 2:30 p.m. Tickets at Kilauea General Store, Keaau Natural Foods, Paradise Plants, The Most Irresistible Shop and at door. Call or email for reservations. 

Contact: Suzi Bond, 982-7344, kden73@aol.com 

HILO HULA DAYS 

Where: Mo’oheau Bandstand 

When: 11 a.m. Tuesdays 

Details: Hilo Improvement Program, Downtown Improvement Association welcome cruise ship passengers. Live Hawaiian music and hula. from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Tuesday, or when a ship is in port during the week. Free. 

Contact: Eden Patino, 935- 8850, eden.c.patino@gmail.com 

 

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