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8 pm, Castle Theater. Bill Maher sets the boundaries of where funny, political talk can go on American television. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
The Hyundai Tournament of Champions is unique in that its qualified field features a winner-only format. Only champions from the previous PGA TOUR season are eligible to compete. For more information call 808-665-9160.
Come early for meals, conversation and music by DJ Ged in Yokouchi Pavilion Courtyard. Tickets: $15/ single, $48/ 4-Film VIP FastPass (4 admissions). For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
FREE. 5:30 pm, McCoy Studio Theater. Maui Invasive Species presents a free documentary premiere screening & panel discussion on "Invasion: Little Fire Ants in Hawai'i." This half-hour documentary film aims to change the outcome of the introduction of the fire ant to Hawai'i.
7:30 pm, McCoy Studio Theater. Hailed by the New York Times as “one of the stand-out quartets of the new generation,” France’s Ebčne Quartet features four talented string players who aren't afraid to stretch beyond the boundaries of classical music. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
7 pm, Pavilion/ Amphitheater, Gates open at 6 pm. Synonymous with the California lifestyle, The Beach Boys have become an American icon to a worldwide audience. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
Meet fascinating creatures that roam Hawaii's tidepools at night during a Moonlight Tidepool Exploration with Pacific Whale Foundation's education team. For people ages 6 and over. $15 per adult and $7 per child. Co-sponsored by Mana Kai Maui Resort. 6:00 pm. For information, call Pacific Whale Foundation at (808) 249-8811 ext. 1 or follow this link to book online.
7:30 pm, Yokouchi Pavilion. Hypnotic, liquid guitar runs woven around clear, tenor Hawaiian vocals and immaculate harmonies driven by poetic lyrics exult the rapture of the Hawaiian landscape, history and mythology. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
7:30 pm, Castle Theater. A new full-length hula drama performed by Hālau O Kekuhi from Hawai'i Island. Hi’iakaikano’eau delves into the creative center of the Hawai'i sense of practical beauty by recreating occupational images and messages from mele. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
Join us for an Open House on Saturday, January 18 of the Preschool, Grade School and Junior-Senior High School, from 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Learn about Curriculum, Programs and the Application process. Visit classrooms and meet Teachers, Students and Parents. Call 244-4190 ext 232 to reserve your spot, or for more information.
3 pm, Castle Theater. This tribute to the 1930's features the music of Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Jerome Kern, and George Gershwin, and brings you a program of song and dance inspired by Fred and Ginger. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
7:30 pm, Castle Theater. Their self-titled debut record of 2003 went double platinum, and the mega-hit single, “Heaven,” earned them a Grammy Award. Now, several albums later, Los Lonely Boys are the pride of Texas and a band on the international map, with their infectious blend of pop-rock, Texas blues, “brown-eyed soul,” country and Tejano. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
5-6 pm, Castle Theater. FREE. This event showcases exceptional young leaders from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Maui.
Theater companies from all over the Island, the State and the Mainland will present an eclectic blend of cutting edge one-act plays. Maui on Stage, 68 North Market Street, Wailuku, HI 96793. Box Office 808-242-6969.
7:30 pm, McCoy Studio Theatre. The Hawaiian grand master of stringed instruments, particularly slack key guitar, Led Ka‘apana, returns with his extraordinary baritone and ki‘eki‘e (falsetto) voice that have made him a musical legend. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
7:30 pm, Castle Theatre. Warren Miller’s 63rd annual ski and snowboard film will take you into the zone…the moment…the groove…the center…the Flow State. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
9-5 pm, Castle Theater. Created in the spirit of TED, TEDxMaui an independently organized event, licensed by TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design), a national nonprofit organization devoted to “Ideas Worth Spreading.” This daylong event will feature presenters and performers from Maui and beyond who have the passion, curiosity and creativity to change the world with their revolutionary ideas. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
Gates Open at 6 pm. 7:30 pm Concert, Yokouchi Pavilion/ A&B Amphitheater. Chicago's extraordinary career of "rock and roll with horns" landed the band at number 13 on Billboard's list of the Top 100 Artists of All Time. Tickest on Sale to MACC members Fri, Nov 16, 10 am. Tickets on Sale to Public on Sat, Nov 24, 10 am. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
7:30 pm, Castle Theatre. Founded in 2003 by Artistic Director Larry Keigwin and former Associate Artistic Director Nicole Wolcott, Keigwin + Company creates and presents Keigwin’s electrifying brand of contemporary dance. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
7:30 pm, Castle Theatre. Oregon-born and Nashville-based singer-songwriter, Matt Kearney has received critical acclaim and widespread recognition since the debut of his formal, full-length album Nothing Left to Lose. So far, he has a total of 4 Top 20 hits on the Adult Top 40 chart and has since released three more albums, including 2011's Young Love with hit single "Ships in the Night." For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
7:30 pm, McCoy Theatre. In 1995 with Kehau Tamure, Kuana formed the multi-award winning duo, Na Palapalai, who earned critical acclaim for reviving Hawaiian classics as well as for original compositions. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
Author Tom Peek will read and sign copies of his Debut Novel on Maui, January 18-20.
Fri, Jan 18, 7 pm - Baldwin Home Museum Lawn, Lahaina
Sat, Jan 19, 6:30 pm - Ritz Carlton Hotel, Kapalua
Sun, Jan 20, 1 pm - Maui Friends of the Library Bookshop, Ka'ahumanu Center, Kahului
3 pm, Castle Theater. Broadway stars Gary Mauer and Elizabeth Southard will join the Maui Pops Orchestra for Broadway Pops to present a collection of memorable Broadway songs from hit shows such as Les Miserables, Show Boat, West Side Story, Chicago and more. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
Jan 21 - 4 pm & 7:30 pm, Jan 22 - 7 pm, Castle Theater. Chinese acrobatic skills have been passed on from farmers and craftsmen through generations. Building on the traditional performances, artists of today’s New Shanghai Circus have added layers of complexity and daring with new techniques and spectacular stunts, thrilling audiences around the globe. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469).
7:30 pm, Castle Theater. MACC’s original hula drama by Nā Kinimakalehua, returns to Maui for a final curtain call. The artistic team of master kumu hula: Hōkūlani Holt, Keali‘i Reichel, Pali Ahue, Ulalia Woodside, Kauhilonohonua Padilla and Robert Ke‘ano Ka‘upu toured this beautiful production last year, which draws from epic Hawaiian myths over 2000 years old. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)
5 pm, Castle Theater. Ebb & Flow Ensemble performs Arnold Schoenberg’s ground breaking “String Quartet #2” in F sharp minor (1908) for soprano and string quartet. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469).
7:30 pm, Pavilion/ Courtyard. Toubab Krewe, the vibrant North Carolina based instrumental powerhouse, creates a lush blend of rock rhythm, African traditions, jam sensibilities, international folk strains and more. While nearly impossible to put into any box, TK’s music is very palpable in the way of a true original who recognizes no borders. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469).
The Hyundai Tournament of Champions is the season-opening event of the PGA TOUR and held at the legendary Plantation Course, designed by Ben Crenshaw and Bill Coore in Kapalua Resort. About 34 PGA professionals will be competing for the first title of the 2012 season. The elite field will be competing for their share of $5.6 million. For more information call 808-665-9160 or 888-665-9160.
The Human Revolution will have a full lineup (Divino, Maesyn, Sam Frey, Scott Izumida, more) and will be joined Conjugal Visitors (voted best acoustic act in Eugene, OR), Maesyn, and Michael Sky. $10 donation will be taken at gate, a benefit for the Kipahulu Kitchen/Kipahulu Ohana. Food will be available for purchase.
2 pm. Discover the fascinating story behind the green sea turtles at Maui Ocean Center. Join a special guest speaker at the Turtle Lagoon at 11am for casual turtle talks and an up close encounter with a Hawaiian green sea turtle. Along with interesting turtle facts, guests will learn about the Aquarium’s involvement in the green sea turtle educational loan program. This activity is included with aquarium admission.
What does it mean to be a spiritual being living a human experience? What is the relationship between spirit and body? How does this relationship unfold in our daily lives? How can we manifest our fullest potential? These are the questions we will explore in “Spirit Body”. Cost: $365 before January 7, $395 after.
6:30 pm - 8:30pm. Pacific Whale Foundation’s marine educators invite the public to meet some of the fascinating creatures that roam
Hawaii’s tidepools at night. This discovery event is recommended for people ages 6 and over. Participants are asked to wear sturdy shoes and bring a flashlight. Please no slippers/flip flops. Refreshments will be provided.
We will meet at the Public Beach Access on the south side of the Mana Kai resort in South Kihei (just past the Kihei boat ramp); there is a sign that reads "Public Beach Access."
Adults $10, Children $5. Advance reservations required. Call (808) 249-8811, ext 1.