Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Volcano Art Center - Hula Kahiko - May 26, 2012

Volcano Art Center - Hula Kahiko

The Volcano Art Center is in the Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park and only 30 Minutes from Hale Moana Bed & Breakfast:

Saturday, May 26, 2012 10:30AM – 11:30PM

Kilauea inspires the sharing of traditional hula and chants at the hula platform, a sacred site facing Halema‘uma‘u Crater, the home of the volcano goddess Pele.

This VAC program features a Hula Kahiko Informance with kumu Leilehua Yuen and Manu Josiah. A 50-minute narrated demonstration of the preparation, protocol and offering of traditional hula and chant at the hula platform in Hawaii This outdoor presentation takes place rain or shine at the hula platform located near Volcano Art Center Gallery. The audience is encouraged to bring sitting mat and sun/rain gear.

On the same day, there is a hands-on cultural demonstration from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm at volcano Art Center Gallery porch.

Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park. All events are free (donations welcome); park entrance fees apply.

For more information contact:

Julie Callahan
Program Coordinator, Volcano Art Center
PO Box 129, Volcano, HI 96785

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