Out ‘N’ About: ‘Third Fridays,’ ‘Night Market,’ more

Dec. 20, 2013 | 0 Comments In the Star-Advertiser Friday Print Edition
Last Saturday Roots in Jazz: The Na Hoku Hanohano-winning vocalist offers a musical exploration of growing up in Honolulu, plus holiday confections, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Doris Duke Theatre, Honolulu Museum of Art. $30-$35. 532-6097, honolulumuseum.org. --Coutesy photo

Last Saturday Roots in Jazz: The Na Hoku Hanohano-winning vocalist offers a musical exploration of growing up in Honolulu, plus holiday confections, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Doris Duke Theatre, Honolulu Museum of Art. $30-$35. 532-6097, honolulumuseum.org. –Coutesy photo

WEEKEND OF FRIDAY, DEC. 20

“Great Singers, Great Songs,” Hawaii Opera Theatre concert featuring Mark Morash of the San Francisco Opera Center, 7 p.m. today and Saturday, HOT Rehearsal Hall, 780 S. Beretania St. Free. RSVP: 596-7372

Things Japanese Sale, donated items including dolls and ceramics, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. today and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii. 945-7633, jcch.com

FRIDAY, DEC. 20

“Third Fridays Kaimuki,” neighborhood walkabout with food, live music, art, shopping and special offers, 5-9 p.m., Koko Head Avenue to Eighth Avenue. Free. kaimukihawaii.com

SATURDAY, DEC. 21

“Images at War’s End,” debut of exhibit of rare images from the end of World War II in Asia and the Pacific islands and memorabilia from the USS Missouri presented by the Battleship Missouri Memorial, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Kapolei Public Library. Free. On display through Feb. 22. 693-7050

Silhouette artist Karl Johnson, creating his renowned freehand scissor art by appointment (five minutes), 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Hawaii Children’s Discovery Center. $25 per silhouette. eventbrite.com

Maunalua, 2 p.m., Kahala Mall center court. Free. 732-7736, kahalamallcenter.com

Ballet and Modern Dance Celebration, by Aiea Repertory Dance Company — Aiea High School’s dance program, 4 p.m. at the H1 dance studio at Aiea High. $5-$8. 483-7300, ext. 368, aieahighdanceprogram.com

“Honolulu Night Market: Rogue Christmas,” vendors, food, DJs, 6 p.m. until late, with the “Anti Canvas” art show of individually designed Hurley board shorts at auction to benefit Waves for Water, and live music from Above Reproach at 9:30 p.m., 683 Auahi St., HonoluluNightMarket.com

“Last Saturday Roots in Jazz”: Starr Kalahiki, 7:30 p.m., Doris Duke Theatre, Honolulu Museum of Art. $30-$35. 532-6097, honolulumuseum.org

“Sky This Month” planetarium show, exploration of the current night sky on new star projector and into the depths of space with full-dome video in the newly renovated, state-of-the-art J. Watumull Planetarium, with live music, 8-9 p.m. (seating 7:45 p.m.). Bishop Museum. $6-$8. Reservations: 848-4168. bishopmuseum.org

SUNDAY, DEC. 22

Hapa, 2 p.m., Kahala Mall center court. Free. 732-7736, kahalamallcenter.com

Swing Dance Club Hawaii holiday buffet and dance, with music by Bert Burgess, 6-9:15 p.m., Palladium Ballroom, Ala Wai Golf Club. $10; free for members. 255-6095, swingdanceclubhawaii.org

Man Overboard, pop punk band from New Jersey, with Ignite the Red, AnyGivenChance, A Shot at Sundown and Kapali Long, 7-10 p.m., Crossroads at Hawaiian Brian’s. $20-$25. All ages. holdmyticket.com

MONDAY, DEC. 23

Robi Kahakalau, 2 p.m., Kahala Mall. Free. 732-7736, kahalamallcenter.com

Hawaii Symphony Orchestra: Beethoven’s Ninth, with conductor Andrew Litton, the Oahu Choral Society and vocalists Chiho Villasenor, Maya Hoover, Kip Wilborn and Leon Williams, 8 p.m. at Blaisdell Concert Hall (Concert Conversations with Ignace Jang at 7 p.m.). $32-$90, hawaiisymphonyorchestra.org

Hawaii-Japan Goodwill Concert, All-Japan High School Wind Orchestra joins ‘Iolani and Pearl City students, 8-9 p.m., Pearl City Cultural Center. Free. 386-1412

TUESDAY, DEC. 24

12th Annual Sheraton Hawai’i Bowl, Boise State Broncos vs. Oregon State Beavers, 3 p.m., Aloha Stadium. $5-$50. sheratonhawaiibowl.com

ONGOING SHOWS

“‘Aha ‘Aina: A Royal Hawaiian Lu’au,” 5:30-9 p.m. Mondays, Royal Hawaiian Hotel. $89-$185. 921-4600, royal-hawaiian.com

“Creation: A Polynesian Journey,” dinner and cocktail show with Polynesian song, dance and fireknives, 7:15 p.m. daily except Mondays and Wednesdays, Sheraton Princess Kaiulani. $48.75-$160. 931-4660, creationshow.com

“Ha: Breath of Life,” with Polynesian dance, music and fireknives, 7:30-9 p.m. daily (except Sundays and Christmas), Polynesian Cultural Center, Laie. $25-$50 ($25 kupuna [ages 50+] special through Dec. 31). 293-3333, polynesia.com

“The Legends of Kualoa,” dinner show with music, chanting and hula kahiko, Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, Kualoa. $29-$59. 237-7321, kualoa.com/tours

Legends in Concert Waikiki: “Rock-A-Hula,” featuring Elvis Presley tribute, hula and impersonators, 8 p.m. nightly except Mondays, Royal Hawaiian Center, fourth floor. Special “Magical Christmas” show with carols and dessert on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. $47.79-$180. 629-7469, legendswaikiki.com

“Lego Travel Adventure,” 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily except Tuesdays, through Jan. 5 at Bishop Museum. Closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. General admission $8.95-$19.95; ages 3 and younger free. 847-3511, bishopmuseum.org

“Magic of Polynesia,” with illusionist John Hirokawa, 7:30 p.m. daily (6 p.m. dinner seating), Magic of Polynesia Theater, Holiday Inn Waikiki Beachcomber Resort. $30-$144. 971-4321, magicofpolynesia.com

“Na Kane — Men of Paradise,” 10-man Las Vegas-style male revue, 8:15 p.m. today, Pacific Beach Hotel, Paradise Theater. $39-$59; VIPpackage $79-$119. Ages 21+. 550-4444, menofparadise.us

Waikiki Starlight Luau, 5:30 p.m. Sundays-Thursdays, Hilton Hawaiian Village, rooftop of Mid-Pacific Conference Center. $51-$125. 941-5828, hiltonhawaiianvillage.com

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