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Tropical Tease: A Night of Cabaret

Big Island

Friday, September 8: 
Tropical Tease: A Night of Cabaret. 
Presented by The Palace Theater and The 6th Annual Hawai`i Burlesque Festival, enjoy an evening of celebration with crazy songs, exotic dance, female impersonation, aerial artistry, live organ music, risqué striptease and more. Headlining the event will be RedBone, “The Cyclone of Burlesque” with special guest Violetta Beretta, Hawai`i’s Burlesque Sweetheart.  Also featuring talented local professionals of theater, dance, burlesque and circus.  This show is for ages 18 and over only. This is a benefit for the Palace Theater.  Hilo Palace Theater, 38 Haili St., Hilo.  For tickets and information call (808) 934-7010 or visit

Kū Mai Ka Hula


Friday & Saturday, September 8 & 9:
Kū Mai Ka Hula.
Featuring award-winning hālau competing in solo and group performances, invitees including hālau from Japan and the U.S. Mainland, as well as Maui, and Oahu.  Male and female dancers perform both kahiko (traditional) and `auana (modern) hula stylings.  The solo competition will take place Friday evening and the group competition and awards ceremony will be Saturday afternoon.  On Saturday, there will be a performance in the Yokouchi Pavilion by the Napili Kai Foundation, Kumu Hula Holoau Ralar, 11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Attendees can browse and shop displays of made-in-Hawai`i products from an array of crafters and artisans before and throughout the Friday and Saturday performances. A full selection of food & beverages will be available for purchase in the Yokouchi Pavilion Courtyard.  Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Castle Theater, 1 Cameron Way, Kahului.  For show times, tickets and information, call (808) 242-7469 or visit

Augie T’s “A Summer 4 All” Comedy Show


Friday, September 8:
Augie T’s “A Summer 4 All” Comedy Show. 
Laugh until your sides ache, with one of Hawai`i’s favorite comedians.  Augie T was named funniest comic in Hawai`i by the Honolulu Star-Bulletin and Midweek.  His work has been recognized as best comedy show by Honolulu Magazine, topped the DVD sales charge, and won two Hawai`i Music Awards and two Na Hoku Hanahano awards.   The opening act will be musician and songwriter Shawn Garnett (best known as Hawai`i Five-O’s Cousin Flippa). Hawai`i Theatre Center, 1130 Bethel St., Honolulu. 7:30 p.m.  For tickets and information visit