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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Friday, December 22, 2006

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Tickets for the Feb. 3 Cheetah Girls concert were virtually sold out within an hour of going on sale last Saturday. Because of the great demand for tickets, a second show — 4 p.m. Feb. 4 at the Blaisdell Arena— has been added.

Tickets are $29.50 and $39.50. (877) 750-4400, www.ticketmaster.com


"Indochine" is the theme of the Starlight Ball 2007, presented by ARTafterDARK and the Honolulu Academy of Arts.

The black-tie-optional event (that's your cue to dress up, folks!) is from 7 to 11 p.m.

Jan. 13 in the open-air courtyards of the museum.

Among the restaurants participating are Hoku's, 12th Avenue Grill, L'Uraku and E&O Trading Co. in addition to the museum's Pavilion Cafe chef Mike Nevin. There's also a martini bar and other drinks; the band Hard2Oppose and jazz by Chris Yeh. New this year: ART-tini, part of the silent auction, in which attendees can bid on 5-inch-by-7-inch canvas, 5-inch-by-7-inch paper or 7-inch cube pieces of art.

Proceeds of the evening go toward the Art To Go program and other children's education programs of the museum. Tickets are $75 and include the food, drinks and entertainment. 532-6099, www.artafterdark.org.


Dec. 31 "A Touch of Red," New Year's Eve celebration with Rikki Rock, at Wonder Lounge, Diamond Head Grill.

Jan. 18-20 The Temptations, in a Honolulu Symphony pops concert, Blaisdell Concert Hall.

Jan. 26 Holunape, in a tribute to Lena Machado, part of the Hana Hou! concert series, Hawai'i Theatre.

Feb. 2 The Radiators, Hawaiian Hut (also Feb. 1 at Maui Arts & Cultural Center; Feb. 3, Palace Theater, Hilo; Feb. 4, Kilohana Plantation, Kaua'i).

Feb. 4 "Naupaka, A Hawaiian Love Story," Hawai'i Theatre.

March 2 Leon Russell, Hawaiian Hut (also March 1 at Maui Arts & Cultural Center; March 3, Palace Theater, Hilo; March 4, Kilohana Plantation, Kaua'i).

March 30-31 Wynonna Judd, pops concert with the Honolulu Symphony, Blaisdell Concert Hall.