Spring Club Carnival
Feb. 4, 10 a.m. -3 p.m.
It’s time for HPU’S annual club carnival on Fort
Street Mall. The HPU cheerleaders, Dance Team, and Band will
provide the entertainment.
Feb. 8, 8:30 a.m.
Located in the Plaza Club at 900 Fort Street.
Sea Warrior Basketball
Jan. 15 - UH-Hilo 2:00
Feb. 17 - W. New Mexico Univ. 7:30
Feb. 19 - W. New Mexico Univ. 2:00
Feb. 26 - UH-Hilo 2:00
Home games to be held at Mid-Pac Institute.
National Student ADDY Awards
Entries due by Jan.21
The American Advertising Federation’s District 13 is
now accepting entries for the 2004 Student Pele Awards. The
competition recognizes exceptional advertising created by students
in Hawai‘i during 2004. The winning entry will be entered
into the National Student ADDY competition, a newly created
category prestigious ADDY Award. For more information or to
submit entries visit www.hafspot.com/pele.html or contact Barbara
Scott at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tues., Thurs. 9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Fort Street Mall at King Street.
Brown Bag Aloha Friday
Fridays, noon - 1 p.m.
Music in the plaza at Pacific Guardian Center, Queen and Bishop
The Royal Hawaiian Band
Fridays, noon - 1 p.m.
At ‘Iolani Palace. Free.
Swing Dancing with the Hawai‘i Jitterbugs
Lesson are held at Dream to Dance Studio on 661 Auahi Street,
#201. Free first lesson with admission. For more information
Da Dawg House, 7:30 p.m.
Check out four of Honolulu and Waikiki’s hottest nightclubs.
Free drinks, dinner, transportation, souvenir photo, and prizes.
18+. For details call 924-6945.
Society of Seven Las Vegas
Tues. - Sun. 8:30 p.m.
If you’re looking for some local entertainment, then
check out these guys at the Outrigger’s Main Showroom.
Kama‘aina rates for students and children 5-12.
Jan. 21-22, 8 p.m.
A major American dance company of international influence,
Ballet Hawai‘i.Tickets $25-45 at the Hawai‘i Theatre
Box Office, with
discounts for students, seniors, and military. For details
A Night with Carol Channing
Jan. 28, 7:30 p.m.
The Hawai‘i Theater will be hosting Carol Channing who
will be accompanined by Glen Roven. For ticket information
call 528-0506 or go to the box office at 1130 Bethel Street.
At the Academy of Arts
Jan.8 - Feb.9
Local architect Gilman Hu, known as “Mr. Narcissus,” will
offer a series of workshops on the ancient and once nearly-extinct
practice of growing narcissus for the Chinese New Year’s
celebrations. Students can learn the fine art of upright and
crab-claw narcissus culture in preparation for the Chinese
New Year celebrated on Feb. 9.
Jewelry of Hawai‘i : Art and Artifice in Paradise
Oct. 28 - Feb. 13
This exhibition of work by Carol Anne Dickson, Ph.D, focuses
on jewelry and jewelers of the 20th century in Hawai‘i.
Featured jewelry will be on loan from private collectors. It
will also include artifacts produced by pre-contact Hawaiians
in the 19th century. For details call 532-8701.
Eternal Presence: Handprints and Footprints in Budhist Art
Jan. 27 - May 29
This exhibition of work organized by Katonah Museum of Art
in New York, explores the visual manifestations and devotional
contexts of handprints and footprints in Buddhist art, focusing
on Tibetan art where their appearance is most widespread. The
exhibit will include approximately 36 examples of sculptures,
painting, and works on paper from Tibet, India, Pakistan, Burma,
Thailand, and Japan dating from the 2nd century B.C. to the
20th century. For more information contact 532-8700.
The Patches Damon Holt Bequest
Oct. 21 -Feb. 20
Selections from the estate of Honolulu art patron Frances “Patches” Damon
Holt. Located at the Honolulu Academy of Arts. For details
Lea Woods Friedman comes to the Academy
Jan. 27, 7:30 p.m.
After a sold-out concert last season Chamber Music Hawai‘i
presents another special concert with Hawai‘i’s
own diva, Lea Woods Friedman. The program will feature a variety
of vocal chamber music, including Franz Schubert’s Auf
dem Strom for Soprano, Horn, and Piano. The program will also
include music by Maurice Ravel and Henry Purcell.Tickets are
available by phone at 524-0815 or online at
Short Films at the Academy
Jan. 20,21,23-25 - The Learning Process directed by Chrystal
Jan. 26-28,30,31 - Still directed by Jay Hubert
Feb. 1,2 - Keys of Life directed by Jeremy Rall
Feb. 3,4,6,7 - Dragon of Love directed by Doan La
Feb. 10-12, 14 - Gemini’s Effect directed by Andrew Gregor
Feb. 15-19,21 - Game Over directed by Andrew Ma
Feb. 22-24 - Kamea directed by Jennifer Akana-Sturla
Feb. 25-28 - The Tale of Haiku Jones directed by Kevin Inuoye
For film times and more information call
The Shakespeare Hoax
Feb. 3, 7:30
In the past hundred years, the marked discrepancy between the
small-town life of William Shakspeare of Stratford-on-Avon
and the main subjects of Shakespeare’s plays—England’s
nobility and monarchy—have raised increasing doubts about
the Stratford man’s authorship. The Shakespeare Authorship
Mystery: England’s Greatest Cover-up is a slide lecture
by Paul Altrocchi. For more information call 532-8700.
Watercolor on the Edge
thru Jan. 30
This exhibition offers the viewer an opportunity to view the
medium of watercolor in new ways. Coordinated by the Hawai‘i
Watercolor Society, the exhibition is designed to challenge
Hawai‘i’s watercolor painters to extend the boundaries
of their work as well as the medium itself. For more information
Making Waves: New Works by Jonathan Busse
thru Jan. 30
This exhibition presents a selection of beautifully rendered
land and seascapes in oil and watercolor media by Honolulu-based
painter, Jonathan Busse who arrived in Hawai‘i in 1965
and was immediately drawn to the ocean. Surfing became the
obsession and as many young surfers do, he began to draw waves.
For more information call 532-7800.
Molas: Mythical, Marvelous, Magnificent
Feb. 2 - Mar. 27
Intricately hand-sewn molas are the product of an indigenious
group South American Indians called the Cuna. Their beautiful
and colorfully rendered images are inspired by real and mythical
creatures, geometric symmetries, and symbolic references of
an idyllic island lifestyle. Over 30 examples culled from the
Academy’s own collection will be presented in the exhibition.
For more information call 532-7800.
Tea and Tour
Tues. & Sun., 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Take a Honolulu Academy of Arts tour and also enjoy free pupus.
Admission is free with museum admission. Tours will be held
according to the following schedule.
Jan. 18 & 23 - Pictures Tell Stories by John Pearson.
Jan. 25 & 30 - Decoding Symbols by Hannelore Herbig
Feb. 1 & 6 - The Beauty of Islamic Art by Cathy Levinson
Feb. 8 & 13 - The Play of Clay by Bill Gemmer
Feb. 15 - Colors by Charles Hardy
Feb. 22 & 27 - Picture Frames by Allison Roscoe
Tues. - Sat. 9 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Guided tours of the historic ‘Iolani Palace, corner of
King and Richards Streets. Admission.
For more information call 522-0832.
Sunset on the Beach
Movies in Waikiki
Every Sat. & Sun., 6 p.m.
Grab a buddy and venture down to the Queen Surf Hotel across
from the zoo. Enjoy a variety of cuisine and a flick on the
30-foot screen. For movie times and dates go to www.sunsetonthebeach.com.