From the Honolulu Advertiser.. in case anyone needs something fun to do!
The √ indicates
admission is $5 or less, or free. Full-price admission is listed; *
denotes discounts (or free) for students, seniors, military, members,
children and/or advance purchases. Call venue for details.
The Mark Twain Festival, Jerry Tracy presents selections from Twain's
writings about Hawai'i, 6:30 p.m. today and Saturday, Na'alehu Theatre,
Hilo; $10. (808) 929-9133.
"The Nutcracker," Island Dance Academy presents the full-length ballet, 7
p.m. today and Saturday, Palace Theatre, Hilo; $10*. (808) 934-7010.
Sing We Now of Christmas, traditional carols and modern holiday songs by the
Waimea Community Chorus, 7:30 p.m. today, Parker School Theater;
repeats 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday; $10*. (808) 883-2526,
Wintersongs, Eastern European holiday music performed by the ensemble Kitka, 8 p.m.
today, Kahilu Theatre, Waimea; $25, $30, $35. (808) 885-6868.
Ska for Christmas, concert with Go Jimmy Go, Technical Difficulties and
Kanalo, 9 p.m. today, Uncle Mikeys, Hilo; 21 and older; $10. (808)
√ Hula Kahiko, performance by Halau Hula Ka Makani Hali 'Ala O Puna Nanawale,
10:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, with demonstrations of Hawaiian arts and
crafts at the art center, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Hawai'i Volcanoes National
Park's pa hula platform; free. (808) 967-8222.
Passport to International Cultures, sample foods from China, Japan, Italy,
Hawai'i and more, with taiko drums, musical entertainment and a visit
from Santa Claus, 4-6:30 p.m. Saturday, Waikoloa Kings' Shops, Kohala
Coast; $15*. (808) 886-8811.
"Stripped & Teased," scandalous stories with subversive subplots from
Kimberly Dark, followed by "None of the Above," comedy by Jennifer
Lanier, 7 p.m. Saturday, Aloha Theatre, Kainaliu; $25*. (808) 322-2122.
√ Christmas Present/Christmas Past, carols and holiday music performed by the
Volcano Festival Chorus, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Kilauea Military Camp
Chapel; free. (808) 985-7192.
√ "Master of Kiho'alu," slack-key guitar music by John Keawe, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday,
Kilauea Visitor Center auditorium; free. (808) 985-6014.
√ Movies Under the Stars, films screened at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Kings' Keaka at
the Waikoloa Kings' Shops, Kohala Coast; $5*, bring blankets and lawn
chairs. (808) 886-8811.