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  • Thursday, April 18, 2019

  • 01:00 pm
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    I Am Cuba

    Directed by Mikhail Kalatozov. 1995. 143 min. Spanish with English subtitles.  Produced by Mosfilm and ICAIC, this film was started only a week after the Cuban missile crisis and was designed to be Cuba’s answer to both Serge...
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  • 02:30 pm
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    Tour + Talk Story: HoMA Gardens in the Springtime

    Join docent Lena Galbraith for a themed tour, followed by an art discussion. Visitors meet the docent at the entrance to the museum. Free with museum admission.
    Tour Past_exhib_web_tour_2014_spotlighttours_5
  • 07:00 pm
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    I Am Cuba

    Directed by Mikhail Kalatozov. 1995. 143 min. Spanish with English subtitles.  Produced by Mosfilm and ICAIC, this film was started only a week after the Cuban missile crisis and was designed to be Cuba’s answer to both Serge...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_cuba
  • Friday, April 19, 2019

  • 01:00 pm
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    I Am Cuba

    Directed by Mikhail Kalatozov. 1995. 143 min. Spanish with English subtitles.  Produced by Mosfilm and ICAIC, this film was started only a week after the Cuban missile crisis and was designed to be Cuba’s answer to both Serge...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_cuba
  • 07:00 pm
    Event_listing_open_more_but

    I Am Cuba

    Directed by Mikhail Kalatozov. 1995. 143 min. Spanish with English subtitles.  Produced by Mosfilm and ICAIC, this film was started only a week after the Cuban missile crisis and was designed to be Cuba’s answer to both Serge...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_cuba
  • Saturday, April 20, 2019

  • 10:00 am
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    Melissa Chimera: Migrant

    Hawai‘i Island-based artist Melissa Chimera engages present-day conversations around human migration by exploring her own genealogical history as a descendant of immigrants from the Philippines and Lebanon. Her most recent series d...
    Exhibition Past_exhib_exhib_chimera
  • 04:00 pm
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    Police Story

    Directed by Jackie Chan. 1985. 100 min. Cantonese with English subtitles. The jaw-dropping set pieces fly fast and furious in Jackie Chan’s breathtakingly inventive martial-arts comedy, a smash hit that made him a worldwide icon...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_police
  • 07:30 pm
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    Police Story 2

    Directed by Jackie Chan. 1988. 122 min. Cantonese with English subtitles.Jackie Chan followed up the massive success of Police Story with an even bigger box-office hit. Having been demoted to a lowly traffic cop for his, ahem, unortho...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_police2
  • Sunday, April 21, 2019

  • 10:00 am
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    Wild World

    Activities end at 2pm, but the museum remains open free of charge until 4:30pm. ART ACTIVITIES • Nandi Mask: Make art inspired by animals in HoMA’s collection! Kids can make a mask to wear inspired by the Nandi Head located ...
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  • 10:30 am
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    Family Film Sunday: The CAFF Spring Rewind—April 2019

    As we get ready for the 2019 Cultural Animation Film Festival (CAFF) in May, see a selection of previously-screened shorts that celebrate cultures from around the world! Admission: Free The Echida and the Turtle - KunwinjkuCreated...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_caff
  • 01:00 pm
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    Family Film Sunday: The CAFF Spring Rewind—April 2019

    As we get ready for the 2019 Cultural Animation Film Festival (CAFF) in May, see a selection of previously-screened shorts that celebrate cultures from around the world! Admission: Free The Echida and the Turtle - KunwinjkuCreated...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_caff
  • 04:00 pm
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    Police Story

    Directed by Jackie Chan. 1985. 100 min. Cantonese with English subtitles. The jaw-dropping set pieces fly fast and furious in Jackie Chan’s breathtakingly inventive martial-arts comedy, a smash hit that made him a worldwide icon...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_police
  • 07:00 pm
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    Police Story 2

    Directed by Jackie Chan. 1988. 122 min. Cantonese with English subtitles.Jackie Chan followed up the massive success of Police Story with an even bigger box-office hit. Having been demoted to a lowly traffic cop for his, ahem, unortho...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_police2
  • Tuesday, April 23, 2019

  • 02:30 pm
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    Tour + Talk Story: Honolulu Biennial at HoMA

    Join docent Susan Palmore for a tour featuring the work of Honolulu Biennial 2019 artists, followed by an art discussion. Visitors meet the docent at the entrance to the museum. Free with museum admission.
    Tour Past_exhib_biennial
  • 07:30 pm
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    Police Story

    Directed by Jackie Chan. 1985. 100 min. Cantonese with English subtitles. The jaw-dropping set pieces fly fast and furious in Jackie Chan’s breathtakingly inventive martial-arts comedy, a smash hit that made him a worldwide icon...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_police
  • Wednesday, April 24, 2019

  • 01:00 pm
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    Book Club: The Lost City of the Monkey God

    Docent: Sue Francis The Lost City of the Monkey God by Douglas Preston For hundreds of years, legends have told of an ancient, lost city hidden in the Honduran rainforest, so sacred anyone who disturbed it would die. In 2012 ...
    Tour Past_exhib_bookclub_apr19
  • 07:30 pm
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    Police Story 2

    Directed by Jackie Chan. 1988. 122 min. Cantonese with English subtitles.Jackie Chan followed up the massive success of Police Story with an even bigger box-office hit. Having been demoted to a lowly traffic cop for his, ahem, unortho...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_police2
  • Thursday, April 25, 2019

  • 10:30 am
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    From the Vault: iPOV [infected]

    Part of public programming for Lisa Reihana: Emissaries. This From the Vault event will feature works from our collection of underrepresented artists and subject matter. Spend a morning with members of our curatorial staff for an up-clo...
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  • 02:30 pm
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    Tour + Talk Story: Honolulu Biennial at HoMA

    Join docent Susan Palmore for a tour featuring the work of Honolulu Biennial 2019 artists, followed by an art discussion. Visitors meet the docent at the entrance to the museum. Free with museum admission.
    Tour Past_exhib_biennial
  • 07:30 pm
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    Ash is Purest White (江湖儿女)

    Directed by Jia Zhangke. 2019. China. 136 min. Mandarin with English subtitles. Director Jia Zhangke's latest feature tells a tumultuous love story in the wake of China's economic transformation. Qiao (Zhao Tao) is in love with her boyf...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_ashes
  • Friday, April 26, 2019

  • 06:00 pm
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    Can You Dig It?

    Presented by Hawaiian Airlines® Bank of Hawaii World Elite Mastercard® Sponsored by Alohilani Resort Waikiki Beach Remember to renew your membership before the event for faster check in! You can check your membership ...
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  • Saturday, April 27, 2019

  • 01:00 pm
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    Book Club: The Lost City of the Monkey God

    Docent: Sue Francis The Lost City of the Monkey God by Douglas Preston For hundreds of years, legends have told of an ancient, lost city hidden in the Honduran rainforest, so sacred anyone who disturbed it would die. In 2012 ...
    Tour Past_exhib_bookclub_apr19
  • 07:30 pm
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    Shakti's Den Featuring Rachel Brice!

    Presented by Shakti's Den ProductionsTickets: $30 pre-sale | $40 at the door | $45 VIP seating, first 3 center row Doors open at 7pm with beer and wine available for purchase. The show will have an intermission.Join us for an incredible...
    Performance Past_exhib_perf_apr19_shakti
  • Sunday, April 28, 2019

  • 01:00 pm
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    Ash is Purest White (江湖儿女)

    Directed by Jia Zhangke. 2019. China. 136 min. Mandarin with English subtitles. Director Jia Zhangke's latest feature tells a tumultuous love story in the wake of China's economic transformation. Qiao (Zhao Tao) is in love with her boyf...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_ashes
  • 02:30 pm
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    Tour + Talk Story: Honolulu Biennial at HoMA

    Join docent Susan Palmore for a tour featuring the work of Honolulu Biennial 2019 artists, followed by an art discussion. Visitors meet the docent at the entrance to the museum. Free with museum admission.
    Tour Past_exhib_biennial
  • 04:00 pm
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    Ash is Purest White (江湖儿女)

    Directed by Jia Zhangke. 2019. China. 136 min. Mandarin with English subtitles. Director Jia Zhangke's latest feature tells a tumultuous love story in the wake of China's economic transformation. Qiao (Zhao Tao) is in love with her boyf...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_ashes
  • 07:00 pm
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    Ash is Purest White (江湖儿女)

    Directed by Jia Zhangke. 2019. China. 136 min. Mandarin with English subtitles. Director Jia Zhangke's latest feature tells a tumultuous love story in the wake of China's economic transformation. Qiao (Zhao Tao) is in love with her boyf...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_ashes
  • Monday, April 29, 2019

  • 07:00 pm
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    Pele's Path: The Journey Home

    Presented by Hawaii News Now. Hawaii News Now unveils a film that documents the aftermath of the 2018 Kilauea eruption. It’s been nearly a year since volcanic fissures opened up across parts of Hawai'i Island’s lower east ri...
    Film Past_exhib_film_apr19_pele
  • Tuesday, April 30, 2019

  • 02:00 pm
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    Tour + Talk Story: HoMA Highlights (offered in Japanese)

    Join docents Tomoko Kamiya and Yoko Fujimoto for a Japanese language tour of museum highlights, followed by an art discussion. Visitors meet the docent at the entrance to the museum. Free with museum admission.
    Tour Past_exhib_web_tour_2014_spotlighttours_5
  • Wednesday, May 01, 2019

  • 07:00 pm
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    LEONARDO cinquecento

    Directed by Francesco Invernizzi. Italy. 2019. Italian with English subtitles. In celebration of the 500th Anniversary of Leonardo Da Vinci’s passing, and in partnership with the Friends of Italy Society of Hawaii, the museum is p...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_leonardo
  • Thursday, May 02, 2019

  • 01:00 pm
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    LEONARDO cinquecento

    Directed by Francesco Invernizzi. Italy. 2019. Italian with English subtitles. In celebration of the 500th Anniversary of Leonardo Da Vinci’s passing, and in partnership with the Friends of Italy Society of Hawaii, the museum is p...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_leonardo
  • 02:30 pm
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    Tour + Talk Story: HoMA Highlights (offered in Japanese)

    Join docents Tomoko Kamiya and Yoko Fujimoto for a Japanese language tour of museum highlights, followed by an art discussion. Visitors meet the docent at the entrance to the museum. Free with museum admission.
    Tour Past_exhib_web_tour_2014_spotlighttours_5
  • 07:00 pm
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    PIC Exchange: Leitis in Waiting

    Pacific Islanders in Communications (PIC) presents PIC EXCHANGE in partnership with the Honolulu Museum of Art, Doris Duke Theatre.PIC EXCHANGE is a community engagement screening series that brings community members together in an inclu...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_leitis
  • Friday, May 03, 2019

  • 01:00 pm
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    LEONARDO cinquecento

    Directed by Francesco Invernizzi. Italy. 2019. Italian with English subtitles. In celebration of the 500th Anniversary of Leonardo Da Vinci’s passing, and in partnership with the Friends of Italy Society of Hawaii, the museum is p...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_leonardo
  • 07:30 pm
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    Babylon

    Directed by Franco Rosso. UK. 1981. 95 min. Never-before released in the U.S., Franco Rosso's Babylon had its world premiere at Cannes in 1980 but was deemed "too controversial, and likely to incite racial tension" (Vivien Goldman, Time...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_babylon
  • Saturday, May 04, 2019

  • 01:00 pm
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    LEONARDO cinquecento

    Directed by Francesco Invernizzi. Italy. 2019. Italian with English subtitles. In celebration of the 500th Anniversary of Leonardo Da Vinci’s passing, and in partnership with the Friends of Italy Society of Hawaii, the museum is p...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_leonardo
  • 04:00 pm
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    Babylon

    Directed by Franco Rosso. UK. 1981. 95 min. Never-before released in the U.S., Franco Rosso's Babylon had its world premiere at Cannes in 1980 but was deemed "too controversial, and likely to incite racial tension" (Vivien Goldman, Time...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_babylon
  • 07:30 pm
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    Merata: How Mum Decolonised the Screen

    Directed by Heperi Mita. 2018. New Zealand. 95 min. In the 1970s, Merata Mita broke through barriers of race, class, and gender to become the first Māori woman to write and direct a feature film. Tackling controversial issues of indigen...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_merata__1_
  • Sunday, May 05, 2019

  • 02:30 pm
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    Tour + Talk Story: HoMA Highlights (offered in Japanese)

    Join docents Tomoko Kamiya and Yoko Fujimoto for a Japanese language tour of museum highlights, followed by an art discussion. Visitors meet the docent at the entrance to the museum. Free with museum admission.
    Tour Past_exhib_web_tour_2014_spotlighttours_5
  • 07:00 pm
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    Merata: How Mum Decolonised the Screen

    Directed by Heperi Mita. 2018. New Zealand. 95 min. In the 1970s, Merata Mita broke through barriers of race, class, and gender to become the first Māori woman to write and direct a feature film. Tackling controversial issues of indigen...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_merata__1_
  • Tuesday, May 07, 2019

  • 07:30 pm
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    Babylon

    Directed by Franco Rosso. UK. 1981. 95 min. Never-before released in the U.S., Franco Rosso's Babylon had its world premiere at Cannes in 1980 but was deemed "too controversial, and likely to incite racial tension" (Vivien Goldman, Time...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_babylon
  • Wednesday, May 08, 2019

  • 07:30 pm
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    Babylon

    Directed by Franco Rosso. UK. 1981. 95 min. Never-before released in the U.S., Franco Rosso's Babylon had its world premiere at Cannes in 1980 but was deemed "too controversial, and likely to incite racial tension" (Vivien Goldman, Time...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_babylon
  • Friday, May 10, 2019

  • 06:00 pm
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    Anote Tong in Conversation + Anote’s Ark

    In partnership with Honolulu Civil Beat, join us for a keynote address by His Excellency, Anote Tong, former President of The Republic of Kiribati, and a moderated conversation to discuss how sea level rise affects our Pacific Island com...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_ark4
  • Saturday, May 11, 2019

  • 05:00 pm
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    Wild & Scenic Film Festival 2019

    Doors open at 5pm, Film program starts at 6pm. Hosted in partnership with Hālau Kū Māna, join us for a special one-night film festival created by activists for activists. The Wild & Scenic Film Festival brings together a selection o...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_wsff
  • Sunday, May 12, 2019

  • 07:00 pm
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    Merata: How Mum Decolonised the Screen

    Directed by Heperi Mita. 2018. New Zealand. 95 min. In the 1970s, Merata Mita broke through barriers of race, class, and gender to become the first Māori woman to write and direct a feature film. Tackling controversial issues of indigen...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_merata__1_
  • Thursday, May 16, 2019

  • 07:30 pm
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    Tazzeka

    Directed by Jean-Philippe Gaud. 2018. France / Morocco. 95 min. French and Moroccan Arabic with English subtitles. Growing up in the Moroccan village of Tazzeka, Elias learned the secrets of traditional Moroccan cuisine from his grandmo...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_tazzeka
  • Friday, May 17, 2019

  • 07:00 pm
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    CAFF 2019 Opening Night: Animation Inspiration

    Part of The Cultural Animation Film Festival 2019. Animation Inspiration: Inspiring animated films from around the world.  We kick off this year's fest with cultural dance performances from Oceania. Our opening night pro...
    Film Past_exhib_film_caff19_opening
  • Saturday, May 18, 2019

  • 10:00 am
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    Constellation—drawing in space by Marian Bijlenga

    Marian Bijlenga, a Dutch contemporary artist, approaches mark-making with an innovative use of materials as a drawn “line.” Her unique constructions respond to the environment, echoing her interpretations of interconnected we...
    Exhibition Past_exhib_bijlenga
  • 01:00 pm
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    Constellation-drawing in space: Artist Talk and Gallery Visit

    Hear and see what inspires Marian Bijlenga’s works on view in Constellation—drawing in space. A Dutch contemporary artist, Bijlenga approaches mark-making with an innovative use of materials as a drawn “line.” Her...
    Lecture Past_exhib_bijlenga_event
  • 04:00 pm
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    CAFF 2019: Animated Lives

    Part of The Cultural Animation Film Festival 2019. Animated Lives: True stories of life, love and death featuring the Hawai’i premiere of Frida Kahlo, à travers le masque (through the mask) and Kardiyarlu Kangurnu (Whi...
    Film Past_exhib_film_caff19_lives
  • 07:00 pm
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    CAFF 2019: Animated Perspectives

    Part of The Cultural Animation Film Festival 2019.Animated Perspectives: A collection of animated films with a diverse point of view.Our third program brings together short animated films from Ghanaian, VR culture, Hawaiian, Filipin...
    Film Past_exhib_film_caff19_perspectives
  • Sunday, May 19, 2019

  • 10:30 am
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    CAFF 2019 Family Film Sunday: Keiki Cartoons!

    Part of The Cultural Animation Film Festival 2019. Keiki Cartoons!: A special selection of animated short films for kids and kids at heart.Our closing program brings together family friendly short animated films from around th...
    Film Past_exhib_film_caff19_keiki
  • 01:00 pm
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    CAFF 2019 Family Film Sunday: Keiki Cartoons!

    Part of The Cultural Animation Film Festival 2019. Keiki Cartoons!: A special selection of animated short films for kids and kids at heart.Our closing program brings together family friendly short animated films from around th...
    Film Past_exhib_film_caff19_keiki
  • 04:00 pm
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    Tazzeka

    Directed by Jean-Philippe Gaud. 2018. France / Morocco. 95 min. French and Moroccan Arabic with English subtitles. Growing up in the Moroccan village of Tazzeka, Elias learned the secrets of traditional Moroccan cuisine from his grandmo...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_tazzeka
  • 07:00 pm
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    Tazzeka

    Directed by Jean-Philippe Gaud. 2018. France / Morocco. 95 min. French and Moroccan Arabic with English subtitles. Growing up in the Moroccan village of Tazzeka, Elias learned the secrets of traditional Moroccan cuisine from his grandmo...
    Film Past_exhib_film_may19_tazzeka
  • Friday, May 24, 2019

  • 08:00 pm
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    The Glass Slipper Cabaret

    Join Violetta Beretta and the Cherry Blossom Cabaret for a romp into the woods and through the magical doors of The Glass Slipper Cabaret, the hottest hot-spot in the Enchanted Forest! We’re celebrating our love of all things fairy...
    Performance Past_exhib_perf_may19_cabaret
  • Saturday, May 25, 2019

  • 01:00 pm
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    Book Club: Cane Fires

    Docent: Kaui Philpotts Cane Firesby Kaui Philpotts In the time after World War II when the Hawaiian islands were still blanketed with fields of sugar cane and pineapple, the myriad of ethnic races living in plantation camps have only j...
    Tour Past_exhib_bookclub_may19
  • 08:00 pm
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    The Glass Slipper Cabaret

    Join Violetta Beretta and the Cherry Blossom Cabaret for a romp into the woods and through the magical doors of The Glass Slipper Cabaret, the hottest hot-spot in the Enchanted Forest! We’re celebrating our love of all things fairy...
    Performance Past_exhib_perf_may19_cabaret
  • Wednesday, May 29, 2019

  • 01:00 pm
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    Book Club: Cane Fires

    Docent: Kaui Philpotts Cane Firesby Kaui Philpotts In the time after World War II when the Hawaiian islands were still blanketed with fields of sugar cane and pineapple, the myriad of ethnic races living in plantation camps have only j...
    Tour Past_exhib_bookclub_may19
  • Friday, May 31, 2019

  • 10:00 am
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    Wahi Pana: A Sense of Place

    Open air artists have a history of wanting to capture nature as they experience it. Wahi Pana: A Sense of Place showcases artwork informed by the narratives of the wahi pana, sacred places, throughout the Hawaiian Islands. The Hawaiians ...
    Exhibition Past_exhib_exhib_wahipana