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UH Happenings This Week

Posted on | March 25, 2011 | Comments Off on UH Happenings This Week

performers in masks

Our Amazing Adventure photo by Peter Owen

Windward presents the first ever Palikū Arts Festival, a unique interactive arts experience, April 2, 10 a.m. The family festival’s theme is The Art Adventure, with an emphasis on doing art.

Windward art professors and students will be on hand with supplies and assistance to those who want to express their creativity in a variety of ways—from painting, drawing, and sculpting to dancing, acting or making music, prints, masks, puppets, poetry and prose. Palikū Theatre will feature performancess of Our Amazing Adventure, a family friendly show featuring masks, stilts, puppets, video and Cirque-style clowning at 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. The Imaginarium will be showing The Secret of the Dragon, a story about two youths who meet a friendly and mysterious dragon. Get the details.

More Events

March 29—Geophysicist Gerard Fryer presents Giant Hawaiian Landslides and Tsunamis, Windward, Hale ʻImiloa 111, 1 p.m. (808) 236-9120

March 30—The East Asian Film Society presents Spring in a Small Town, Mānoa, Center for Korean Studies Auditorium, 6 p.m., (347) 746-7749

March 31—The New Era of Ethnic Studies: Reconfronting the Isms in the Ivory Tower public presentation by Mary Yu Danico, Mānoa , Queen Liliʻuokalani Center 411, 12 p.m. (808) 956-4632.

March 31—Mānoa sponsors Changing Perspectives on the Indus Civilization: Recent Excavations in Pakistan and India by Jonathan Mark, Honolulu Academy of Arts, Doris Duke Theatre, 6 p.m., (347) 746-7749

April 2—New York City’s Aszure Barton and her artists performance, Leeward, Theatre Large Dance Studio, 8 p.m. (808) 455-0386

Go to the UH calendar for more events.