5 – 7 Oct 2018
Fri – Sun
Fri & Sat: 6.30pm
Esplanade Outdoor Theatre
You’ve seen it in Lilo and Stitch, and you’ve seen it in Moana. Now catch it live at Octoburst!.
Celebrate the beauty of Hawaiian hula with Halau Hula Kealohilani (Kupono Lani) helmed by Artistic Director Sue Kealohiokalani Mayuzumi. Marked by her distinct philosophy and artistry, Sue embodies and imparts hula as a way of life.
Through stories and dance, this performance highlights the development of hula from ancient tribal Hawaii known as hula kahiko, to modern hula auana, which is influenced by the introduction of the guitar and ukulele. Featuring performers from ages 3 and up, come see a brief history of Hawaii expressed through hula.