september, 2019

12sep7:30 pmHula Ma‘iTraditional procreation chants and dances Gecko Guide:Culturally Significant

Event Details

Hula Ma‘i
McCoy Studio Theater

Thursday, September 12, 2019 – 7:30 PM

Traditional procreation chants and dances often celebrate and encourage the continuation of ali‘i family lines.
Hula Ma‘i are often misunderstood and misinterpreted in modern Western contexts. This presentation, facilitated by renowned Maui Kumu Hula Hōkūlani Holt, will look at several chants as poetical expressions as well as exhibit them in hula form.
Participating hālau include: Pā`ū O Hi`iaka, Hālau Kamaluokaleihulu, Hālau Nā Lei Kaumaka O Uka, Hālau O Ka Hanu Lehua, and Hālau o Ka Hanu Lehua.
(Parental discretion advised)
Tickets: $25 (plus applicable fees)
Tickets on sale: Friday, August 9

Time

(Thursday) 7:30 pm

Location

Maui Arts and Cultural Center

1 Cameron Way