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Iconic trailer gets intricate upgrade as part of theater's centennial celebration

If you’ve seen any movie at Consolidated Theatres, you’ve probably also seen the iconic trailer that plays before it.

Hula dancers gather at sunset to perform on a remote, rocky shoreline as waves crash in the distance. 325 more words

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Dancing Heritage: Hula

“Dance, though very complex, may be described simply as ordered bodily movements, usually performed to music. Apart form its physical aspect, the rhythmic movements, steps and gestures of dance often express a sentiment or mood or illustrate a specific event or daily act, such as religious dances and those representing hunting, warfare or sexual activity.” (UNESCO) 656 more words
Intangible Heritage

Thankfulness of Hawaiian Wedding Song

I hope everyone has been having a great holiday season so far. For myself, the season kicks off with Halloween. that is something my family and I have enjoyed and one of the more enjoyable aspects of the holidays. 262 more words

The Saga of Pele and Hiiaka: New article on the #FolkloreThursday Blog

I have another article on the #FolkloreThursday blog! This one tells the saga of the Hawaiian volcano goddess Pele and her sister Hiiaka.

This one especially struck me because I started the research soon after Patty Jenkins’ … 231 more words

Folklore

Hawaiian Halloween in LA, 1937.

WAIKIKI

Commencing
Saturday, Oct. 30

HAWAIIAN HALLOWE’EN
CELEBRATION–for 7 Days
–as in The Islands!

SOL HOOPII’S Orchestra

LENA MACHADO
PRINCE LEI LANI

ALOHA KAIMI Arrives from Honolulu to Join TANI MARSH in Interpretive Hulas! 35 more words

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