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Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu



    Kanakolu - 30 Years of Hula

    Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu's acclaimed dance company presents hula as a full theatrical experience that blends traditional and contemporary style called hula mua, or "hula that evolves." (Published Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015)

    Kumu Hula Patrick Makuakane and his award- winning dance troupe, Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu, return to the Palace of Fine Arts Theater. Four thrilling retrospective performances that pays tribute to the company's greatest hits from the past 30 years.

    Known for their trademark hula mua - which brings the ancient Hawaiian dance form into the modern realm by setting traditional hula movements to decidedly non- Hawaiian music resulting into a theatrical experience that is visually captivating and culturally rich - as well as hula kahiko - the traditional pre- Western style of Hawaiian dance - Na Lei Hulu l Ka Wekiu has garnered critical and audience acclaim throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. 

    Where: Palace of Fine Arts Theater San Francisco 

    When: Saturday October 17 - 25

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