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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Saturday, May 26, 2001

TGI Saturday

Advertiser Staff

The ** indicates admission is $5 or less, or free. Full-price admission is listed; the * denotes discounts or cheaper (or free) for students, seniors, military, members and/or children. Call the venue for details.


Shakuhachi and Guitar Concert with shakuhachi (bamboo flute) master Riley Lee and classical/slack-key guitarist Jeff Peterson, 7:30 p.m., Orvis Auditorium, University of Hawai'i-Manoa; the program will focus on original and classic Hawaiian songs; $15*. 956-6878.

Colon & Friends, in a Na Mele O Hawai'i concert, 7:30 p.m., Honolulu Academy of Arts theater; Jake Shimabukuro, Guy Cruz, Lopaka Colon and Andrew McLellan; $15. 532-8700.

Hawai'i Public Radio's KIPO Blues Night, with Hawai'i blues band Third Degree, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Anna Bannana's; $7*. 955-8821.


"Come and See the Peppermint Tree," presented by Honolulu Theatre for Youth, 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., McCoy Pavilion, Ala Moana Park; final performance; $10*. 839-9885.

"Beyond the Falls," a Honolulu Theatre for Youth production, 4:30 and 6:30 p.m., McCoy Pavilion, Ala Moana Park; final performance; $10*. 839-9885.

"It's Magic," a family-oriented show featuring magicians/illusionists, 7:30 p.m., Hawai'i Theatre; performers include Shimada, Ed Alonzo, Rudy Coby, Julianna Chen, Dana Daniels and Christopher Hart; repeats at 2 p.m. Sunday; $20*-$27.50*. 528-0506.

"Grace and Glorie," a comedy by Tom Ziegler, presented by Manoa Valley Theatre, 7:30 p.m., at MVT; repeats at 4 p.m. Sunday and June 3; and 7:30 p.m. Thursday and June 1-2; $22*. 988-6131.

"Don't Forget Me," a one-man performance by Mark Pinkosh, 7:30 p.m., The ARTS at Marks Garage; the play, written and directed by Godfrey Hamilton, is presented by The Lizard Loft and Starving Artists Theatre Company; repeats at 4 p.m. Sunday; $20 ($18* advance at Hawai'i Theatre). 528-0506.

"Evita," the Tim Rice/Andrew Lloyd Webber musical, featuring Mary Chesnut as Eva Peron, presented by Army Community Theatre, 7:30 p.m., Richardson Theatre, Fort Shafter; final performance; $15* and $12*. 438-4480.

"Victor/Victoria," Hawai'i premiere starring Cathy Foy in the title role, presented by Diamond Head Theatre, 8 p.m. at DHT; repeats at 4 p.m. Sunday and June 3 and 10; and 8 p.m. Thursday, and June 1-2 and 8-9; $10-$40*. 734-0274.

** "Hezekiah's Wives, Or She'd Rather Be Dead Than Wed," a melodrama by Nelson Shreve, presented by Lanikai Mortgage Players, 8 p.m., Lanikai Community Park Pavilion; repeats at 8 p.m. Sunday; a benefit for Lanikai Association; $5. 262-5482.

"Love 3 Times," a "serious comedy" by Vilsoni Hereniko, presented by Kumu Kahua, 8 p.m., Kumu Kahua Theatre; repeats at 2 p.m. Sunday and June 3, 10 and 17; and at 8 p.m. Thursday and June 1-2, 7-9 and 14-16; $12* for Thursday performances; $15* for all other shows. 536-4441.


** Sports Fest, with emphasis on health, fitness and injury prevention, presented by Straub Foundation, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Manoa Valley District Park; also, workshops, exhibits, sports clinics with guest coaches and a volleyball challenge; for elementary to high school students; free. Register: 524- 6755.

** Hawai'i Boat Show & Ocean Expo, 10 a.m.-sunset, Ko Olina Resort and Marina; exhibits, games, hands-on activities, Fishermen Forums, races, contests and more; man Forums; continues 10 a.m.-sunset Sunday; free. 254-3474.

** World Ocean Games, featuring competitive ocean sports events at various O'ahu locations; continues through June 3; spectators free. 521-4322 or www.worldoceangames.com.

** Honolulu Jaycees 50th State Fair, noon-midnight, Aloha Stadium, lower parking lot; with E.K. Fernandez rides and games, food, petting zoo, entertainment and more; continues noon-midnight Sunday, Monday and June 2-3, 9-11 and 16-17; and June 1, 8 and 15, 6 p.m.-midnight; $3* (discounts on admission and rides on some days). 682-5767.


** Mental Health Awareness displays and information on mental illnesses, treatment and recovery programs, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Windward Mall; free. 521-1846.

Hawaiian Waters Adventure Park, 10:30a.m.-5 p.m. with unveiling of new entertainment facilities and entertainment by E Kolu Mau and the FM100 All Star Band at noon, HWAP, Kapolei; $29.99*. 674-9283.