Auli‘i Cravalho’s life changed forever at age 14 when she was cast as the voice of Disney’s “Moana.” The Hawaii native loved singing and acting, but they were just hobbies to her. So were horseback riding, swimming and microbiology, for that matter. A career in Hollywood seemed implausible at best.
Two Hawaii Island movie theaters reopen today following a lengthy closure prompted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Jim Belushi has a new TV show about his adventures as a cannabis farmer, and he plans to start selling soon in Illinois
CHICAGO _ On his new TV show “Growing Belushi,” Chicago-area native Jim Belushi plays a variety of roles, including passionate cannabis farmer, demanding boss and perhaps most surprising, nude swimmer.
This fall, Prince Dance Institute is offering more than 25 performing arts classes at Kahilu Theatre in Waimea.
Internationally acclaimed, Hawaii-based recording artist, composer and activist Makana recently released “Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes,” a new song in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombings at Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan that occurred on Aug. 6 and 9, 1945, respectively.
Join Kona Historical Society for the final installment of Mondays with Maile, a virtual talk story sharing Kona’s unique history beginning at 1 p.m. Monday on the society’s Facebook Page.
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the cancellation of many annual events island residents enjoy, but Milton Lau is keeping his promise to the people of Hawaii that the slack key festivals he produces will happen as scheduled. This weekend he presents the 38th annual Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Festival “Waikiki Style” as a four-hour virtual concert.
The Orca is headed back to the waters of New England, but this time, its mission isn’t to hunt sharks. It’s to help save them.