Master Workshops with DALANI TANAHY!

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Come and join us and MAMo artist, Dalani Tanahy on Thursday, September 17th and Friday, September 18th for Kapa-Making and ʻOhe Kāpala workshops!

To sign up for these workshops, please click on the links below:

Kapa-Making Workshop

ʻOhe Kāpala Workshop

If you have any questions, please call us at 808-844-2001.


Slack Key Guitar Workshop

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PAʻI, is offering an intermediate/advanced slack key guitar workshop with master artist, Peter Medeiros on Friday, August 7, 2015 at the PAʻI Arts and Culture Center starting at 6 pm.  There is a fee of $26.

If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 808-844-2011.


FREE Kāhili Making Workshop


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We would like to invite you to our FREE kāhili making workshop funded by the Administration for Native Americans (ANA).  This master workshop will be lead by Mele Kahalepuna Chun (daughter of the late and beloved hulu master, Aunty Paulette Kahalepuna), and Kawika Lum (2015 MAMo poster artist, and the last apprentice of Aunty Paulette).  Workshop starts at 6 pm at the PAʻI Arts & Culture Center (904 Kohou St. #102 Honolulu, HI 96817) on TUESDAY, AUGUST 4, 2015. Please call us if you have any questions!


FREE Hapa Haole Workshop

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PAʻI, through ANA funding, will be offering a FREE Hapa Haole Workshop on Thursday, July 30, 2015 at the PAʻI Arts & Culture Center (904 Kohou St. Honolulu, HI 96817).  Speaking on Thursday night will be Teresa Bright, Harry B. Soria Jr., and Aaron Salā! Join us as they illustrate the music, dance, and history of the Hapa Haole era.

Also, tickets are still on sale for our Hapa Haole Hula Competition and Concert at the Hawaiʻi Theatre box office.  Show to take place on Saturday, August 1, 2015 at the Hawaiʻi Theatre at 7 pm.  Go online to or call the box office at 808.528.0506.  Tickets are $35 and $25.  Don’t miss out on the celebration of the music and dance of the Hapa Haole era, all the rage in the 1920s and 30s.


Haku Mele Workshop

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TOMORROW, June 25, 2015, we will be having a Haku Mele workshop with Kalani Akana.  Come and join us!