Art & Stage


Swans En Pointe

In a professional dancer’s career, only a select few attain top-ranking status as their company’s principal dancer. When I last..

Ushering in 2015

It’s a lively Baby New Year that’s come kicking and dancing onto the art scene, offering plenty of entertainment, even..

Self-Guided Art Tour

Oahu boasts art studios and artists a-plenty, but there’s no easy compilation of the locations, let alone one-on-one time with..

At Home in Anatevka

There’s a countrified timelessness in wooden shelves and banisters, draped rope, yellow-glow lamps, wooden furnishings and metal dishes. Something warm..

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...

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..

Theater Royalty

When Broadway entertainers are fondly dropping the name Ronald Bright as their mentor, the man has earned the title Living..

Something Wicked

Queen of Darkness DJ Nocturna, who brings us the annual Miss Vamp and Count Dracula pageants, is stirring up more..

Prepare To Be Wowed

I turn a jaded eye when I hear there’s a new show in Waikiki. Dancers, acrobats, aerial artists, contortionists ―..