All posts by Rasa Fournier


Oooh La La EuroCinema

Hawaii’s dearth of art house theaters — that offer something more intellectually meaty than the garden-variety blockbuster — makes a..



Indian Folk Art

A group of performers shows up in the village square, unrolls a scroll covered every inch in vivid storyboard images,..

Fiesta Time

Kapiolani Park will be transformed into Little Mexico — or should we say Little Cuba, or Colombia or Bolivia? Sept...




HOT’s Hip

There’s a new energy at Hawaii Opera Theatre, new efforts to reach a younger audience and a fourth production this..


They’re Back

Waikiki was once again a sea of flashing smart phones and boisterous fans at Five-0‘s fifth season premiere Sept. 13...


A Thrilling Hangout

Getting out and about in the past six years means at some point you’ve seen the aerial dancers of Samadhi..

Eddie Lives On

From a tragedy to a talk, a book, a dramatic reading and finally a full-blown, giant-puppet production, Marion Lyman-Mersereau has..




Let Them Eat Pasta

It’s everything you’d imagine an artists’ enclave to be. Ceramic lettering on the front fence spells “Hawaii Potter’s Guild,” and..

Preserving History

Historic Hawaii Foundation is conducting a walking tour of three iconic down town buildings, including a structure where award-winning architect..