Merrie Monarch Festival

28th Merrie Monarch Festival Hula Kahiko [1991]

Broadcast recording of the 28th annual Merrie Monarch Festival hula kahiko night. The 1991 contest mele is "Maikaʻi Ka ʻŌiwi O Kaʻala" for the wāhine division and "ʻAuamo Kaʻena I Ke Ehu A Ke Kai" for the kāne division. Hosted by Kimo Kahoano and Paula Akana, the 1991 program's lineup for the wāhine division includes performances by: Nā Huapala ʻO Hawaiʻi Hālau ʻO Haʻalelea under the direction of Kumu Raylene Haʻalelea Lancaster, Healani's Hula Hālau under the direction of Kumu Beverly Muraoka, Hālau O Ke Ānuenue under the direction of Kumu Glenn Kelena Vasconcellos, Kaulana Nā Pua ʻO Hawaiʻi under the direction of Kumu Ehulani Lum, Nā Lei o Kaholokū under the direction of Kumu Nani Lim Yap and Kumu Leialoha Lim Amina, Nā Hula ʻO Laʻi Kealoha under the direction of Kumu Elaine Kaopuiki, Lehua Dance Co. under the direction of Kumu Kaulana Kasparovitch, Hālau o Ka Ua Kani Lehua under the direction of Kumu Johnny Lum Ho, Pukalani Hula Hale under the direction of Kumu Nina Maxwell and Kumu Hiʻilei Maxwell, Hula Hālau ʻO Kamuela under the direction of Kumu Paleka Leinaʻala Mattos and Kumu Edward Kunewa Mook, Hālau Mōhala ʻIlima under the direction of Kumu Māpuana de Silva, Hālau Hula Olana under the direction of Kumu Olana Aʻi and Kumu Howard Aʻi, Hui Hoʻoulu Aloha under the direction of Kumu Cy Bridges, Nā Hula O Kaohikukapulani under the direction of Kumu Kapu Kinimaka-Alquiza and Kumu Kepa Maly, Kealiʻikaʻapunihonua Keʻena Aʻo Hula under the direction of Kumu Leimomi Ho, Pukaʻikapuaokalani Hula Hālau under the direction of Kumu Ellen Castillo, Keolalaulani Hālau ʻŌlapa O Laka under the direction of Kumu Aloha Dalire, Hālau Hula ʻo Kahikilaulani under the direction of Kumu Ray Fonseca, and Hālau ʻO Nā Maoli Pua under the direction of Kumu Alicia Smith. The 1991 program's lineup for the kāne division includes performances by: Nā Hula O Kaohikukapulani under the direction of Kumu Kapu Kinimaka-Alquiza and Kumu Kepa Maly, Kealiʻikaʻapunihonua Keʻena Aʻo Hula under the direction of Kumu Leimomi Ho, Hui Hoʻoulu Aloha under the direction of Kumu Cy Bridges, Hālau Hula ʻo Kahikilaulani under the direction of Kumu Ray Fonseca, Nā Wai Ehā o Puna under the direction of Kumu Kihanuilulumoku Thaddius Wilson [Thaddeus Wilson] and Kumu O'Brian Eselu [O'Brien Eselu], Hālau Ka Ua Kilihune under the direction of Kumu Al Makahinu Barcarse, The Men of Kapuwailaniʻōnohinohiʻula under the direction of Kumu Keone Nunes, Hula Hālau ʻO Kamuela under the direction of Kumu Paleka Leinaʻala Mattos and Kumu Edward Kunewa Mook, and Hālau o Ka Ua Kani Lehua under the direction of Kumu Johnny Lum Ho.

Languages: English

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