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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Sunday, April 22, 2007

TGI Sunday

Advertiser Staff

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


Na Mele Nei, with Hawai'i Pacific University Sea Warrior Jazz Ensemble and Na Mele Nei Backyard Gang; 1 p.m.; Ward Warehouse stage; free; 596-8885.

Nomura-Ryu Ongaku Kyo Kai Hawaii Shibu 40th Anniversary Celebration, to honor sensei Harry Seisho Nakasone; 2 p.m.; Hawaii Okinawa Center; $20*; 623-6110, 595-4006.

"A Choral Treat," The Honolulu Symphony Orchestra and Chorus present Mendelssohn's "Elijah"; 4 p.m.; Blaisdell Concert Hall; $15-$68; 792-2000, www.honolulusymphony.com.

Hawaii Youth Symphony, featuring works by Jean Sibelius, Felix Mendelssohn, Franz von Suppe, Symphony No. 2 and special premiere of Poem de Fantasise; 4 p.m.; Pearl City Cultural Center; free; 941-9706, www.hiyouthsymphony.org.

Kokua Festival, with Jack Johnson, Eddie Vedder, Ernie Cruz Jr., Matt Costa and The Girlas; 4 p.m.; Waikiki Shell; sold out; www.kokuafestival.com

LCC Guitar Concert, performing works by Albeniz, Joplin, Machado, Telemann, Mozart and more, directed by Peter Kun Frary; 4 p.m.; Leeward Community College Theatre; $5; 455-0380, www.LCCtheatre.hawaii.edu.

Travis "Moonchild" Haddix, blues, with Bobby Thursby and his band; 7 p.m.; Irish Rose Saloon, 478 'Ena Road; $15, $20; 545-2820, www.hawaiisbesttickets.com.


Reggie Wilson/Fist & Heel Performance Group, concert derived from the spiritual traditions of the African diaspora; 7 p.m.; Paliku Theatre, Windward Community College; $25*; 483-7123, www.etickethawaii.com.


"42nd Street," Broadway musical about an aspiring chorus singer, final performance 2 p.m., Ron Bright theater; $15*. 233-5626.

"Altar Boyz," Off-Broadway musical comedy about a heavenly boy band, final performance 2 p.m., Hawai'i Theatre; ; $26*-$75*; 528-0506, www.hawaiitheatre.com.

"Bloom," with contemporary, lyrical, modern, jazz and hip-hop performances, 2 p.m. Sunday, Kamehameha Schools, Ruth Ke'elikolani Auditorium; $5; 842-8973.

"As You Like It," Shakespeare's best characters find love, laughter, a simpler life and music in the magical Forest of Arden, 2 p.m., UH-Manoa, Kennedy Theatre; $16*; 483-7123, www.etickethawaii.com.

"Framed," play by Y York, dark adult comedy where the art and crime worlds collide, 3 p.m., The ARTS at Marks Garage; $16*; 550-8457, www.honoluluboxoffice.com.

"Romance," take-no-prisoners courtroom comedy by David Mamet, 4 p.m., Yellow Brick Studio; $15*. 550-8457, www.honoluluboxoffice.com.

"The Pirates of Penzance," Chaminade University's Performing Arts Department presents the classic comic operetta, final performance 4 p.m., Mamiya Theatre; $12*; 735-4725.

"The Cherry Orchard," a family is in danger of losing their orchard unless they can find the money to save it in this comedy-drama, 4 p.m., Paul and Vi Loo Theatre, Hawai'i Pacific University, Kane'ohe; $20*. 375-1282.

"Aging is Not for Sissies," real stories told by real women about living in a culture that worships youth, final performance 7:30 p.m., Paul and Vi Loo Theatre, Hawai'i Pacific University; $10; 375-1282.


Improv comedy workshop; 3:30-6:30 p.m.; Sharkey's Comedy Club; continues April 28-29; $50-$75; 342-2292.


"Samsara" (2001, Tibetan and Ladakhi with English subtitles), 12:30, 3, 5:30 and 8 p.m., Movie Museum; $5*; 735-8771.

"Neil Young: Heart of Gold" (2005), 1 and 4 p.m., Doris Duke Theatre at the Academy; $7*; www.honoluluacademy.org, 532-8768.

"Night Life: Creatures of the Deep" (2001) and "Last Journey of the Leatherback?" (2001), 5 p.m., UH-Manoa Spalding Auditorium; part of the Ocean Planet film series; $5*; 223-0130.

"Babette's Feast" (1987), door's open 5:30 p.m, dinner at 6 p.m., Honolulu Design Center, Cupola Theatre; $40, Cuisine and Screen event includes French dinner from Stage Restaurant. Reservations required: 237-5462


Starbucks AIDS Walk for Life, 5K walk; 8 a.m. registration; Kapi'olani Park; free; www.aidswalkhawaii.org.

Paddle from the Heart, fundraiser for Michael A. Tongg, with men's and women's race and special events; 9 a.m.; Anuenue Canoe Club site; $125 per crew; www.anuenuecanoeclub.org.

Nuno-Zori, recycle your old T-shirts into house slippers; 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; Wabi-Sabi classroom; $25; 734-3693.

Book sale, books, videotapes, albums and more; 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Pearl City Public Library; free; 453-6566.

"Tea at Halekulani," American Red Cross fundraiser with afternoon tea, preview of spring/summer 2007 collections, special guests and silent auction; 1-4 p.m.; Halekulani hotel ballroom; $150; 739-8130.

"Bard's Birthday Bash," celebrate Shakespeare's 443rd birthday with scenes and monologues; 7:30 p.m.; The ARTS at Marks Garage; continues Monday; free; 521-2903.


Lawrence Kidder; 4-7 p.m.; Ala Moana Center, Mai Tai Bar; also Rock Steady; 9 p.m.-1 a.m.; 947-2900.

Son Caribe, 5-year anniversary party, 21 and older; 8:30 p.m.-12 a.m.; Sheraton Waikiki hotel, Esprit Lounge; 921-4600.

Bobby Thursby Band; 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m.; Irish Rose Saloon, 478 'Ena Road; 947-3414.

Aloha Bon Voyage Party, fundraising event for Gregory House, with DJs Brian Gorr and Rayne, Kamalani Wilson, The Derek Daniels Dancers; 9 p.m.-4 a.m.; Lotus Soundbar, 2301 Kuhio Ave.; $20, $25; 592-9022.


Beach Party Beer Blast, with 808 Boyz and more; 3 p.m.; Hula's Bar & Lei Stand; 923-0669.

Amateur Talent Night, followed by reggae and hip-hop; 7 p.m.; Panama Hattie's; 485-8226.

Mike T; 7 p.m.-1 a.m.; Just One, 1372 S. King St.; 955-3000.

Casa, 18 and older; 9 p.m.-2 a.m.; Velvet Lounge; 528-4911.

DJ Cool Cameron, country and classic rock; 9 p.m.-4 a.m.; Nashville Waikiki; 926-7911.

Sizzlin' Sundays, dance contest with DJs Mike D, Peter Lau and G-Mann, 18 and older; 9 p.m.-4 a.m.; Zanzabar; 924-3939.

Karaoke Night, 21 and older; 10 p.m.; Boardriders Bar and Grill; 261-4600.

Faded Five, with DJs Technique, Goodvybe, JT, Delve1der and Zack, 21 and older; 10 p.m.-4 a.m.; The Living Room, Fisherman's Wharf; 395-2100.


Eric Lee and Shauna Sanborn; 7:30-9 a.m.; ResortQuest Waikiki Beach Hotel; 922-2511.

Carol Miyamoto and Aileen Kawakami, harp and flute; 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; Halekulani, Orchids; 923-2311.

Art Kalahiki; 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; The Royal Hawaiian hotel, Surf Room; 923-7311.

Sonny Silva, jazz; 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; Cha Cha Cha Salsaria; 395-7797.

Brannon Kealoha; 12-2:30 p.m.; also Alika Souza and Brannon Kealoha; 4:30-8:30 p.m.; and Sefa Tuai and Lance Pavo; 9 p.m.-1 a.m.; Shore Bird Restaurant & Beach Bar; 922-2887.

Chris Mercado; 1-3 p.m.; Tiki's Grill & Bar; 923-8454.

Johnny Kamai, with hula; 2-4 p.m.; also Ryan Tang Ohana, with hula; 4:15-7:15 p.m.; The Royal Hawaiian hotel, Mai Tai Bar; 923-7311.

Mikey and Shawn; 3-7:30 p.m.; Coconut Willy's; 923-9454.

Mike Ka'awa, Ocean Kaowili, Paul Kim, Eddie Kamae and Analu Aina; 3:30-7 p.m.; Honey's at Ko'olau Golf Club; 236-4653.

Concerts on the Beach, with Henry Kapono; 4-6 p.m.; Duke's Canoe Club Waikiki; 922-2268.

Jonny Kamai; 4-7 p.m.; Hilton Hawaiian Village, Tropics; 949-4321.

Celtic Waves; 5-8 p.m.; Kelley O'Neil's; 926-1777.

Jamie Winpenny's Local Band Night; 5-8:30 p.m.; O'Toole's Irish Pub; 536-4138.

Stacie Taniguchi, Albert Maligmat (upper deck) and Kristie Ching, Sefa Tuai (lower deck); 5:15 p.m.; Navatek I, Pier 6; 973-1311.

Kim Bradford, Lenny Keys and Tommy Arsisto, jazz; 5:30-8 p.m.; Star of Honolulu; 983-7827.

Conch shell and torch-lighting ceremony; 5:50 p.m.; Sheraton Waikiki hotel, poolside; 922-4422.

The Geezers, classic country; 6 p.m.; Hanks Cafe Honolulu; 526-1410.

Ka'ala Boys; 6-8 p.m.; Tiki's Grill & Bar; 923-8454.

Al Waterson and You, karaoke and senior singing competition; 6-9 p.m.; Don Ho's Island Grill; 528-0807.

George Kuo, Martin Pahinui and Aaron Mahi, Hawaiian slack-key; 6-9 p.m.; Waikiki Beach Marriott, Moana Terrace; 922-6611.

Pu'uhonua Trio, with hula; 6-9 p.m.; Sheraton Moana Surfrider, Banyan Veranda stage; 922-3111.

Kaimana Band and Halau; 6:15-9:30 p.m.; Sheraton Princess Kaiulani, poolside; 922-5811.

Sista Robi and friends; 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Chai's Island Bistro; 585-0011.

Jeff Peterson, guitar; 6:30-9:30 p.m.; Michel's in the Colony Surf; 923-6552.

J.P. Smoketrain, blues; 7-9 p.m.; Tsunami's; 923-8848.

Kanekoa; 7-9 p.m.; Hula Grill Waikiki; 923-4852.

Dean & Dean, contemporary; 7 p.m.-12 a.m.; Chart House; 941-6660.

Kit Samson, pianist; 7:30-10 p.m.; The Kahala, Veranda; 739-8760.

Kelly DeLima Ohana, with hula; 7:30-10:30 p.m.; The Royal Hawaiian hotel, Mai Tai Bar; 923-7311.

Rico, blues; 8 p.m.; Arnold's Waikiki; 924-6887.

The Shirley Walker Band; 8 p.m.; Coconut Willy's; 923-9454.

Stephen Inglis, rock, pop; 8 p.m.; Anna Bannana's; 946-5190.

Jonny & Dennis; 8-11 p.m.; Hilton Hawaiian Village, Tapa Bar; 949-4321.

Soul Bucket; 8-11 p.m.; Hilton Hawaiian Village, Shell Bar; 949-4321.

Christian and Sani; 8:30-10:30 p.m.; Tiki's Grill & Bar; 923-8454.

Noly Paa, piano/vocals; 8:30 p.m.-12 a.m.; Halekulani, Lewers Lounge; 923-2311.

Mama Zang; 9 p.m.-1 a.m.; O'Toole's Irish Pub; 536-4138.

Piranha Brothers; 9 p.m.-1 a.m.; Kelley O'Neil's; 926-1777.

Sam Kapu; 9:30-11:30 p.m.; Sheraton Princess Kaiulani, lounge; 922-5811.

DJ Miki Mixitup; 10 p.m.; Da Big Kahuna Waikiki; 923-0033.

Lawrence Kidder; 10 p.m.-12 a.m.; Duke's Waikiki, Barefoot Bar; 922-2268.