April 21 at 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Hawai’i Pacific University has showcased its multiethnic
diversity since 1984 by celebrating Intercultural Day. Various
student clubs and organizations volunteer their efforts to present
a rainbow of cultural activities. The Council of Countries, an
HPU student organization, sponsors the event which is organized
and directed by student volunteers.
Think Globally, Act Locally
Global Citizenship Symposium
April 22 at 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The more intellectual side of HPU’s showcase of multiethnic
diversity starts on the lanai of the Academic Center at the
Hawai‘i Loa campus on Saturday morning after Intercultural
Day. Formats vary every semester, but the event always includes
opportunities to meet professionals and learn how to reach
out for and become active in your community in the areas of
social justice and environmental sustainability. Sign up at
the Student Life Office for (free) breakfast and lunch. Parking
is free and extra shuttles will run between the downtown and
First Hawaiian Tower Suite 502
April 21 at 12 - 1 p.m.
Maximize your chances of advancing to the next phase of employment
by attending this FREE workshop! Join us for this workshop
designed to help you succeed in your work experience search.
For more information, call 544-0230.
HPU Annual Exhibiton
HPU Art Gallery, Hawai‘i Loa campus
Through April 28
Open daily 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Featuring artwork in various media by artists from the HPU
community. For more information e-mail or call Lynne Ledward
in Student Activities: firstname.lastname@example.org, 544-0287.
HPU Ensemble “Six O’ Clock Band”
Ala Moana Center Centerstage
April 30 at 2 p.m.
The HPU Jazz Ensemble is a select group of instrumentalists
who make a strong commitment to HPU. The group performs for
audiences both big and small all across the community. For
more information on this performance, call 544-0887.
Viewpoints Film Series
Simple Courage (U.S., 1992)
Sea Warrior Center
April 19 & 20 at 1 - 3 p.m.
April 21 at 5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Andy Goldsworthy’s Rivers and Tides (Germany,
Sea Warrior Center
April 26 & 27 at
1 - 3 p.m.
April 28 at 5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Music & Dance
Every Wed. at 9 p.m.
Come to Pipeline for “Latin Fever” every Wednesday.
DJ’s will be spinning salsa, merengue, cha cha, bachata,
reggae, and Latin house in two separate rooms. Complimentary
dance classes will be given from 9-9:30 p.m. by Jerome Ramos.
Upcoming Concerts: Pipeline Cafe
April 22 at 9 p.m.
Koakua CD release party
April 28 at 6 p.m.
Slightly Stoopid concert
April 29 at 9 p.m.
Local Vocal featuring The Girlas, One-Drop, and All Natro.
For more information, call 589-1999.
Agony and Ecstasy
April 21 & 23
Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 2 will illuminate the
concert hall in a warm glow that bears Prokofiev’s unique
signature of classical, soulful themes and innovative passages.
Completed in August 1935, the concerto’s bold character
will be interpreted by the Honolulu Symphony’s Concertmaster
Ignace “Iggy” Jang.
Amy Hanaiali’i Gilliom
April 28 & 29
Grammy-nominated Amy Hanaiali‘i Gilliom, one of Hawai‘i’s
brightest stars, is the star of the inspirational Pops season
finale. Gilliom, who has won the hearts of many with the resurrection
of Ha‘i (female falsetto singing), has opened for Carlos
Santana in Germany, Willie Nelson, Joe Cocker, Wayne Newton,
and Arlo Guthrie. She returns to join the Honolulu Symphony
Pops to feature many of the songs from her brand new album
as well as numerous Na Hoku Hanohano Award-winning recordings.
At the Academy of Arts
Hawai‘i Theatre Docent Tours
Tuesdays at 11 a.m.
Experience Hawai‘i’s history as you tour the renovated
Hawai‘i Theatre, built in 1922 and proclaimed the “Carnegie
Hall of the Pacific.” A mini-concert on the Robert Morton
Theatre Organ is included as Honolulu’s past comes alive
thanks to trained docents who share colorful anecdotes about
this jewel of Chinatown.
Garden Club of Honolulu Exhibition: The Silk Road
April 28 - 20
This fabulous event heralds the coming of spring with fantastic
floral arrangements, prize-winning horticulture, and educational
plant displays. This year’s theme, The Silk Road, celebrates
the ancient caravan routes that opened commerce between the
great civilizations of the East and West. This special display
only happens every other year. Don’t miss it.
PORTRAITS OF PERSONS, VIEWS OF PLACES, AND HISTORICAL
REPRESENTATIONS OF REMARKABLE INCIDENTS: JOHN WEBBER’S IMAGES OF HAWAI‘I
Through April 30
As the first pictorial records of Hawai‘i—its people,
their personal ornamentation, habitations, sacred sites, their
interaction with Westerners, and finally, the tools they used—Webber’s
drawings and prints are crucial records of the Hawaiian people
and their culture before its Westernization, and they provide
a fascinating glimpse into Hawai‘i’s past.
Life in the Pacific of the 1700s: The Cook/Forster
Collection of The Goerge August Univeristy of Göttigen
Through May 14
An extraordinary exhibition of Pacific objects collected during
the voyages of Captain James Cook between 1768 and 1779. This
exhibit represents the most comprehensive presentation of 18th-century
cultural objects from the Pacific.
Port-Goulphar, Belle-Île, 1887
Through May 2006
Visitors to the Academy’s newly renovated Western art
galleries are in for a special treat. You will discover a marine
subject by Claude Monet, Port-Goulphar, Belle-Île, 1887,
on generous loan from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney.
This splendid painting by Monet predates the Academy’s
depiction of water lilies by some 30 years and represents a
period of increased travel for the artist. For more information,
Tour and Tea
Tours are led by volunteer docents that have completed a rigorous
two-year training program. Visitors will explore the galleries,
learn more about art and culture, and socialize over a cup
of tea. Discussions in the galleries offer insight into many
cultures and time periods. For more information, call 532-8700.
April 18 & 23
Wearable Art” tour led by Marge Chase
April 25 & 30
Light and Form in Painting” tour led by Bill Gemmer.
Films at the Doris Duke Theatre
Join the Doris Duke Theatre e-mail newsletter to hear about
upcoming films. To subscribe, send an e-mail to email@example.com.
For more information, call 532-8700.
Shorts on the Rocks
April 29 at 7:30 p.m.
The inaugural student shorts created by Hawai‘i Pacific
University student filmmakers to showcase their works. Industry
professionals will announce awards and prizes at this event.
Broadway at Shanghai Bistro
Every Fri. and Sun at 8 p.m.
Broadway at the Bistro is a live entertainment cabaret show
that stars Don Conover at the keyboards and vocalist Rex
Nockengust. Admission is $20. For reservations, call 955-8668.
IONA Contemporary Dance Theatre
Hawai‘i Theatre, 1130 Bethel St.
April 21 & 22 at 8 p.m.
April 23 at 4:30 p.m.
This is the world premiere of “Electric Blue.” Tickets
are available for $25 - $45. For more information, call 528-0506.
Borders Books, Music, Movies, and Cafe
April 19 & 26 at 10:30 a.m.
April 28 at 8 p.m.
Brother Noland will be performing his latest CD, Mystical
April 29 at 12 p.m.
Sue Cowing will be autographing her book, My Dog Has Flies.
April 29 at 2 p.m.
Rian McMullin will be autographing his book, Taking Out Your
April 30 at 12 p.m.
Tricia Allen will be autographing her book, Tattoo Traditions
April 30 at 2 p.m.
Bette Shimabukuro will be autographing her book, The Search
for Hawai‘i’s Best Recipes.
Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific Art Gallery
226 N. Kuakini St.
Through April 30
A special exhibition that showcases the works artists from
the Louis Vuitton Creative Arts Program who are current or
past patients of REHAB. Many of the works seen are also for
sale. For more information, call 531-3511.