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UH Happenings This Week

Posted on | July 22, 2011 | Comments Off on UH Happenings This Week

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Yuki Shiroma (Monkey Waterfall)

Mānoa’s Outreach College presents Asia-Pacific Dance Festival: The Crossroads of Contemporary and Traditional Dance on July 31, 7:30 p.m. and July 31, 2 p.m. in Kennedy Theatre. The festival will conclude with a public forum on July 31, 4:45 p.m. in the East-West Center Imin Conference Center. The forum is designed to initiate a conversation about traditional dance and contemporary dance that pulls from traditional and how these styles coexist.

Concert audiences will enjoy dance from Korea, Japan, Okinawa, Fiji, India, the Philippines and Hawaiʻi. Featured dancers and choreographers include Peter Rockford Espiritu, Cheryl Nakasone, Yukie Shiroma, Kenny Endo and Mary Jo Freshley. Tickets available online. (808) 944-2697

More Events

July 27—Climate Change Adaptation, Migration and the Law: Issues Relevant to the Asia-Pacific Region with Mānoa Associate Professor Maxine Burkett, Mānoa, School of Architecture Auditorium, 7 p.m. (808) 956-3411

July 28–The Waikīkī Aquarium presents its popular summer concert series, Ke Kani O Ke Kai featuring Nā Palapalai with Mailani, download the flyer, (808) 923-9741

Go to the UH calendar for more events.