KAINALIU — Dark and unusual, the characters from “The Addams Family” would, at first glance, seem out of place in Hawaii. Beneath the spooky surface however, their approach to family will feel familiar to the islands.
KAILUA-KONA — Alongside the 40th anniversary of the Ironman World Championship, Kailua-Kona artist Cindy Coats is celebrating a small anniversary of her own.
There is a stunning opening scene in “A Star Is Born” where Ally (Lady Gaga) sings the French classic, “La Vie En Rose,” at a drag bar and sitting in the audience is an inebriated rock star (Bradley Cooper) who falls instantly for the singer and her voice. What happens to him on screen also happened to me in the theater — you might call it a complicated case of instant attraction.
KBFD will air a special two-part news documentary next Friday and Saturday at 6 p.m. titled “Korean Style in Honolulu.” Math teacher and coach of the math team at the Washington Intermediate School, Mr. Sung Man Park has taken his math team to a state championship title for eight consecutive years in Hawaii. Park dreams of taking his public school students to U.S. Nationals in Washington, D.C., and then onto the World Math competition held in Seoul, Korea.
KAILUA-KONA — Associated with sophisticated atmospheres and classical music, orchestra concerts can leave an impression of having a low-key approach to music and a night of entertainment.