Venue Details

3052 Star Starred
Cal Performances' Zellerbach Hall
Bancroft Way and Telegraph Avenue Berkeley, CA 94720
510-642-9988
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Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu
17 ratings
4.8 average rating
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76 events
40 reviews
78 stars
attended Mar 28 2009

from the dancing on stage to the mingling outside the auditorium after the concert, one could see dedication to hula. Na Lei Hulu does not participate in the Merrie Monarch because they are so cutting edge--perhaps not their reason; however the...continued

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14 events
6 reviews
4 stars
attended Mar 28 2009

I love me some good hula and that's what you get from Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekia. Not only do you get the "traditional" hula that you see when you visit Hawaii, but you also get ancient hula, Hawaiian history and modern hula. My favorites are the...continued

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Mar 28 2009

My husband (Hawaiian) and I enjoyed this performance. The program consisted of short hula dances, both traditional and some that have been blended with modern dancing, music, and singing. Narration also introduced Hawaiian history. It is nice...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“A magnificent and inspiring experience.” —Honolulu Star-Bulletin

Description

This dynamic San Francisco-based Hawaiian dance company celebrates hula as a full and captivating theatrical experience. Performances feature a rich blend of traditional and contemporary dancing, with the company’s trademark hula mua style, paying homage to tradition while boldly bringing the art form into the present day.

Choir of Trinity Wall Street: Handel's <em>Messiah</em> Disney's <em>The Lion King</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> <em>Beach Blanket Babylon</em> <em>A Christmas Carol</em> Yoshi's Oakland WinterFest at California's Great America Alex Ramon's <em>IMpossible</em> Oakland Athletics vs. San Francisco Giants: Preseason Baseball <em>Irving Berlin's White Christmas</em> Smuin's <em>The Christmas Ballet</em>