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Rasa Fournier
Art & Stage // Families: Hate ‘Em, Love ‘Em
The blue ribbon, prize garden award goes to … Kumu Kahua Theatre for Flowers of Hawaii. Expert cultivation requires quality seeds, prime soil and growing...

Tom Moffatt
Uncle Tom's Gabbin // Robert Pattinson, Jake Shimabukuro and more celebrity news
SPOTTED: Aussie actress and comedienne Rebel Wilson, star of ABC’s Super Fun Night series, soaking up some rays beachside… No word yet on whether actor...

Rasa Fournier
Art & Stage // Tartuffe Hits The Classic Spot
Tartuffe. It’s French, it’s a classic, it’s by the great Jean-Baptiste Poquelin and the word does come off sounding rather onomatopoetic. Haven’t heard of Poquelin?...

Tom Moffatt
Uncle Tom's Gabbin // Jessica Simpson, Makana, Makua Rothman and more celebrity news
KEO WOOLFORD‘S AWARD-WINNING FILM The Haumana is taking the indie film world by storm, having screened at festivals in Los Angeles, Boston, Orlando and San...

Tom Moffatt
Uncle Tom's Gabbin // Danielle Fishel, Tim Belusko and more celebrity news
WHAT IS HIP? Tower of Power and WAR together on the same night, that’s what! These two Goliaths of Groove perform Saturday, Dec. 7, at...

Tannya Joaquin
Art & Stage // Austria, The Vacation Nation
Austria has many claims to fame. It’s the birthplace of composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and the hills are still alive with The Sound of Music,...

Rasa Fournier
Art & Stage // Alice Drops Into Mamiya
When it comes to casting a play at Sacred Hearts, Mamiya Theatre manager Kyle Kakuno recruits boys from any number of private and public schools...

Tom Moffatt
Uncle Tom's Gabbin // Shawn Ryan, Scott Baio and more celebrity news
PRODUCER AND SCREENWRITER Shawn Ryan, best known for hit TV shows The Shield and The Chicago Code, heads back to the 1950s with a new...

Rasa Fournier
Art & Stage // Pop-up Theater
Ever since The Fringe got its edgy, alternative, off-Broadway groove on half a century ago in Edinburgh, Fringe theater festivals have been popping up all...

Tom Moffatt
Uncle Tom's Gabbin // Padma Lakshmi, Jimmy Buffett and more celebrity news
SPOTTED: Tim Tebow, vacationing in Hawaii with family after recently parting ways with the New England Patriots … and Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi, also...

Rasa Fournier
Art & Stage // A Many-Splendored Costume Selection
The cavernous warehouse below Diamond Head Theatre, home to decades of costume innovation, is strung with row upon row of calico, plaid, swirled, dotted, glittery,...

Tom Moffatt
Uncle Tom's Gabbin // Alyson Hannigan and Ashley Lilinoe and more celebrity news
HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER star Alyson Hannigan and hubby Alexis Denisof marked their 10th wedding anniversary by renewing their vows and reliving their 2003...

Rasa Fournier
Art & Stage // HIFF 2013: Talkin’ About Culture
Topnotch Hawaiian, Asian and European films – more than 200 of them, from 42 countries – along with many of the people who make and...

Rasa Fournier
Art & Stage // ‘The Heiress’: An Inside Look
It all starts with a word: Audition. A thrill rumbles through anyone who’s been onstage as they glance over the title, the description, the characters....

Tom Moffatt
Uncle Tom's Gabbin // Chelsea Handler, Emma Stone, Mindi Abair and more celebrity news
SPOTTED … FUNNY GAL Chelsea Handler recently was out paddle-boarding and enjoying our Hawaiian waters … Oscar winner Emma Stone, co-starring in Cameron Crowe‘s Deep...

Rasa Fournier
Art & Stage // Balloon Critters
If seeing the wonder in a child’s eye is the quintessence of life-affirming goodness, then there’s plenty to go around when Austin Morgan dons his...

Tom Moffatt
Uncle Tom's Gabbin // Stevie Wonder, Bradley Coope, Emma Hearst and more celebrity news
Stevie Wonder to perform in Honolulu this Saturday night – but it’s a strictly private affair at Ainahau Triangle (Kuroda Field) at Fort DeRussy. Sadly,...

Tom Moffatt
Uncle Tom's Gabbin // Katrina Bowden, Boz Scaggs and more celebrity news
BOZ SCAGGS FANS WILL be pleased to hear that he’s returning to Honolulu Friday, Nov. 15, for an all-Boz, all-night show at Blaisdell Concert Hall....

Rasa Fournier
Art & Stage // The Birds, The Bees And … Termites?
Poetry has tackled every recess of our universe both physical and psychological. Though individual poets’ oeuvres tend to follow a single theme (nature, horror, the...

Rasa Fournier
Art & Stage // ‘Toxic Avenger’ Reincarnates
Hazardous slime, bully-cum-superhero, rock musical - that’s the stuff taking over Manoa Valley Theatre in its 45th season opener, with Toxic Avenger. The musical adaptation...


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