Performance


TODAY, June 30 

THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL 

Where: The Palace Theater 

When: 7 p.m. June 30 

Details: June 30, 7 p.m.; July 1, 2:30 p.m.; July 2-3, 7 p.m. British retirees decide to “outsource” their retirement to less expensive and seemingly exotic India. Tickets $5-7. 

Contact: info@hilopalace. com, 934-7010 

COMING 

SUMMER MUSIC CAMP FINAL CONCERT 

Where: Akebono Theater 

When: noon-1:30 p.m. July 14 

Details: Campers ages 10-18 demonstrate the results of six nights of immersion into a high energy jazz, blues, rock, pop and Hawaiian music program with all-star faculty. Free concert open to public. 

Contact: Elena Welch, 982- 8418, Elena@iDigArt.org 

BIG ISLAND HAWAIIAN MUSIC FESTIVAL 

Where: Afook-Chinen Civic 

When: noon July 14-15 

Details: Vendors of locally created goods invited to sign up with host East Hawaii Cultural Center. Stop by 141 

Kalakaua St. or email: admin@ehcc.org

Contact: Claudine, 961-5711 

ONGOING 

HAWAIIANA LIVE AT THE PALACE 

Where: Palace Theater 

When: 11 a.m. Wednesdays 

Details: Leilehua Yuen has hosted more than 250 shows over the last six years. Accompanied by Manu Josiah, she shares history and traditions of Hawaiian culture through storytelling, film, music, oli and hula. Doors open at 10:30 a.m.; organ preshow at 10:50 a.m. $5; free for 12 and under. 

Contact: info@hilopalace. com, 934-7777 

HULA ARTS AT KILAUEA 

Where: VAC Gallery 

When: 10:30-11:20 a.m. last Saturday of month 

Details: Hula kahiko informance with kumu Leilehua Yuen, Manu Josiah. Hands-on cultural demos, 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at gallery. 

Contact: Julie, 967-8222, julie@volcanoartcenter.org 

JUNGLE TALES AT LIBRARIES 

Where: Six public libraries 

When: times, dates vary 

Details: Storyteller Antonio Rocha will bring the jungles of Brazil and Africa to life June 27, 10 a.m. at Mountain View Public & School Library (968- 2322) and 5 p.m. at Hilo Public Library (933-8890); June 28, 9:30 a.m. at Laupahoehoe Public & School Library (962- 2229) and 2 p.m. at Honokaa Public Library (775-8881); July 2, 9:30 a.m. at Naalehu Public Library (939-2442) and at noon at Pahala Public & School Library (928-2015). Free. 

Contact: Call host libraries 

OPERA ON THE ROCKS 

Where: Huggo’s, Kailua-Kona 

When: 7 p.m. July 2 

Details: Hawaii Performing Arts Festival takes opera out of the opera house to informal gathering of song and drink on Kailua Bay. $8. Visit www. hawaiiperformingartsfestival. org. 

Contact: Genette Freeman, 303-221-0399, Freemangenette@gmail.com 

HPAF OPENING NIGHT 

Where: Four Seasons-Hualalai 

When: 7:30 p.m. July 6 

Details: Violin virtuoso Chee- Yun and Iggy Jang perform Vivaldi’s all-time classic Four Seasons and Mendelssohn’s Octet, joined by Hawaii Performing Arts Festival faculty and students. Sponsored by a friend of HPAF. $20. Visit www. hawaiiperformingartsfestival. org 

Contact: Genette Freeman, 303-221-0399, Freemangenette@gmail.com 

SONGS OF A SUMMER NIGHT 

Where: Davies Chapel at HPA 

When: 7:30 p.m. July 7 

Details: Voices unite in celebration of the romance and sensuality of high summer. Sponsored by Lenore & Howard Klein Foundation. Free. 

Contact: Genette Freeman, 303-221-0399, Freemangenette@gmail.com 

QUARTET AT MAUNA KEA 

Where: Mauna Kea Beach Hotel 

When: 1 p.m. July 8 

Details: Enjoy a delicious Sunday brunch to the sounds of string music. Visit www. hawaiiperformingartsfestival. org. 

Contact: Genette Freeman, 303-221-0399, Freemangenette@gmail.com 

YOUNG ARTISTS SHOWCASE 

Where: Davies Chapel at HPA 

When: 2 p.m. July 8 

Details: Young artists directed by Larry Paxton, Beth Dunnington. Sponsored by Waimea Coffee Co. Free. Visit www.hawaiiperformingartsfestival.org 

Contact: Genette Freeman, 303-221-0399 

MID-DAY MUSIC 

Where: Davies Chapel at HPA 

When: 1:15 p.m. July 10 

Details: Free admission. Visit www.hawaiiperformingartsfesival.org 

Contact: Genette Freeman, 303-221-0399, Freemangenette@gmail.com 

WASHBURN & HPAF STRINGS 

Where: Honokaa People’s Theatre 

When: 7 p.m. July 12 

Details: Iggy Jang and the Hawaii Performing Arts Festival orchestra join jazzmaster Gary Washburn, offering best of both classical and jazz worlds. $5. Visit www.hawaiiperformingartsfestival.org. 

Contact: Genette Freeman, 303-221-0399, Freemangenette@gmail.com 

 

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