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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Friday, July 25, 2003

Ongoing Events

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


"On Dragonfly Wings," a Lisa Matsumoto play inspired by Alana Dung, with music by Roslyn, reopened with revisions and additions, premiering 7:30 p.m. today, Hawai'i Theatre; $15-40*; repeats 7:30 p.m. tomorrow, Wednesday, Thursday, Aug. 1-2 and 4 p.m. Sunday and Aug. 3. 589-5008.

"Henry IV, Part 1," part of the Hawai'i Shakespeare Festival, premiering 8 p.m. today, Paliku Theatre, $16*; 4 p.m. tomorrow and Aug. 3 and 8 p.m. Thursday and Aug. 2. 235-7433.

"Macbeth," part of the Hawai'i Shakespeare Festival, 8 p.m. Saturday, and 4 p.m. Sunday, Windward Community College, Paliku Theatre; $16*. 235-7433.

"The Laramie Project," the residents of Laramie, Wyo., go through self-examination after a hate crime occurs in the town, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays-Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays and 4 p.m. Sundays through Aug. 3, Manoa Valley Theatre; $25*. 988-6131.

"Aloha Las Vegas," comedy about a land rich/cash poor family as they prepare to move from Hawai'i to Las Vegas, 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through Aug. 3, Kumu Kahua Theatre; $5-$16. 536-4441.

"The Wizard of Oz," 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 4 p.m. Sundays, through Aug. 3; 3 p.m. matinees Saturday and Aug. 2; also, extended run — 8 p.m. Aug. 8, 3 and 8 p.m. Aug. 9, 4 p.m. Aug. 10, Diamond Head Theatre; $10-40*. 733-0274.


Ala Moana Center entertainment: Stacy Archer-Little and her Danceforce Jamm Team, noon Monday; Ala Moana Keiki Hula Show, featuring Na Mamo O Ka'ala, 10-11 a.m. Sundays; free. 955-9517.

Mayor's Aloha Music Break, with Vernon Sakata, noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, Tamarind Park; free. 527-5666.

Pearlridge Center entertainment: Halau O Hanauna Kuu Aloha, 7-8 p.m. Friday; Na Hoa Kiho'alu, 6-8 p.m. Saturday; free. 488-0981.

International Market Place entertainment: Alika and Family, 7-9 p.m. Friday; Teves Ohana, 7-9 p.m. Saturday; "Islands of Aloha," 8:30-9:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays; food-court stage; free. 971-2080, 236-7104.

Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center entertainment: Pua Kapele Halau O Hula, 7-8 p.m. Saturday; Greg and Junko, 7:30-9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; Ku'uipo Kumukahi, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays; Pu'uhonua, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays; free. 922-2299.


American Box Car Racing International, summer youth program for 9 and older, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays through Aug. 1, ABCRI Box Car Track; tennis shoes and long pants required; free. 947-3393.

Keiki Monday, with clown show, storytelling and face painting, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Mondays, Town Center of Mililani; free. 625-5233.

Amazing Mazes and Puzzling Puzzles II, summer educational interactive exhibit with 3-D games, Tot Zone and giant puzzles, 10:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays and holidays through Aug. 3, Pearlridge Center; free. 488-0981.

Chess Lessons and practice competition, 5-8 p.m. Mondays (lessons 6:30-7:30 p.m.), Centerstage, Ala Moana Center (955-9517); 5:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays (lessons 7-8 p.m.), Pearlridge Center Uptown (488-0981); and 6:30-9 p.m. Wednesdays (lessons 7-8 p.m.), Windward Mall (235-1143); free.

Keiki Storytime, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and 11 a.m. Saturdays, Borders Waikele; free. 696-6699.

Keiki Tuesdays, with clowns, 10:30 a.m.-noon Tuesdays, Pearlridge Center uptown; free. 488-0981.

Toddler Time, keiki activities, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Kahala Mall; free. 732-7736.

Family Night Wednesdays, with clown/puppet show, balloons and bingo, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Windward Mall; free. 235-1143.

Storytime for Toddlers, with read-alouds, fingerplays and action rhymes, 10:30 a.m. Thursdays, Kaimuki Public Library; free. 733-8422.

Yo-yo and Spin Top Classes for all ages, 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays at Pearlridge Center Uptown, 7-9 p.m. Saturdays at Ward Warehouse amphitheater, 7-9 p.m. Saturdays at Windward Mall; free. 834-2828, 947-7097.

Storytime in the Garden, with stories, nature craft and a visit to a tree, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Fridays, Foster Botanical Garden; for ages 3-5; free. Register: 522-7064.

Aloha State Backgammon Club, weekly tournament, 6:30 p.m. Fridays, Coffee Talk; $10 entry donation. 294-7475, 922-2674.

Children's Storytime, summer reading program, 10:30 a.m. Saturdays, Hawai'i State Library, Children's Room; free. 586-3510.

Keiki Storytime, 11 a.m. Saturdays, Borders, Ward Centre; free. 591-8995.


Foster Botanical Garden Tours, guided tour with docents, 1 p.m. weekdays, Foster Botanical Garden. Details or reservations: 522-7060.

Arboretum Tours, 10-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays and 1-2:30 p.m. Saturdays, Lyon Arboretum; $2.50. Register: 988-0456.

Garden Tour by Tram, a two-mile narrated tour through valleys of flowers and trees, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m., and 1, 2, and 3 p.m. daily, Senator Fong's Plantation and Gardens, 47-285 Pulama Road, Kahalu'u; $10*. Reservations: 239-6775.

Tropical Plant Walk, 10 a.m. Saturdays and 1 p.m. Sundays, Ho'omaluhia Botanical Garden; walking shoes required; insect repellent, light rain gear recommended; free. 233-7323.

Weekend Fishing, catch and release, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Ho'omaluhia Botanical Garden; bring poles, small barbless hooks, bait and buckets. Insect repellent, walking shoes, light rain gear and picnic lunch are recommended; free. 233-7323.

Petroglyphs and Waterfalls, a walking tour in Nu'uanu Valley to Kapena Falls and other historic sites, Saturdays and Sundays; presented by the Hawai'i Geographic Society; $15*. Reservations or details: 538-3952.