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Jed Roa Events presents REX NAVARRETE

Rex Navarrete, comedian extraordinaire, appears live at the Hawaii Theatre Center, bringing his own unique brand of comedy, forged from his experiences as a Filipino in America. Navarrete has appeared alongside national headliners George Lopez, DL Hughley, and Paul Mooney, among others, and is a household name in Filipino American homes. He has released four comedy albums since 1998. Come enjoy a night of laughs, Filipino style.

July 30 8:00 PM  
IMABRIGHTKID Foundation presents BRIGHTER STILL: A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO RON BRIGHT

Ronald E. Bright left an indelible mark on the education and theater landscape of Hawai’i and on the lives of those that he mentored. This musical tribute, presented by the non-profit I’m A Bright Kid Foundation, celebrates this local theater maven and beloved teacher. Featuring performances by Bright’s former students, some of whom have gone on to great acclaim in professional theater in New York, Las Vegas, and internationally, with proceeds to benefit the non-profit formed in his memory.

August 6 7:00 PM  
Buffalo Music presents AN INTIMATE EVENING WITH RICKIE LEE JONES

The iconic RICKIE LEE JONES will appear at the Historic Hawaii Theatre Center on Sunday August 7th, in an intimate evening of poetry, storytelling and song. Over the span of her decades-long career, the two time Grammy Award winner has collaborated with numerous luminaries in the jazz and pop-rock scene. Come see this legendary performer in concert, in a special one night only performance not to be missed.

August 7 7:00 PM  
Chinese Arts Wushu Cultural Center & China Overseas Exchange Association present 2016 HI CHINESE INT'L CULTURAL ARTS FESTIVAL "HUA XIA ZHI YE"

The Hawaii Chinese International Cultural Arts Festival and Chinese Arts Wushu Cultural Center of Hawaii proudly present the "2016 HUA XIA ZHI YE." Now in its sixth year, the Hawaii Chinese International Cultural Arts Festival showcases Chinese cultural artists, providing an opportunity to share international talent and 5,000 years of Chinese culture with Hawaii audiences. The event will showcase a variety of cultural arts, including dance, singing, martial arts, and instrumental music.

August 27 7:00 PM  
Tahiti Mana presents HEIVA I WAIKIKI 2016

Experience the exciting and vibrant culture of Tahiti as the best solo and group dancers from the Hawaiian islands and abroad come together to compete for championship titles. Watch the award winning dance troupe, Tahiti Mana, as they bring to life an ancient Tahitian legend. Shop from Tahitian Crafters and Artisans. Immerse yourself for the day in the culture of Hawaii's Polynesian cousins. Become educated, inspired, and awed by the dancers, costumes, musicians, and artisans.

September 4 10:30 AM  
OC16 presents TERRY FATOR ALOHA FROM HAWAII

The world famous Las Vegas ventriloquist, impressionist, comedian, singer and entertainer TERRY FATOR appears at the Historic Hawaii Theatre for two nights only in November. Fator burst onto the national scene after winning “America’s Got Talent” in 2007. A native of Texas, he spent over 20 years on the road performing in every type of venue, from schools to county fairs, before becoming a Vegas headliner.

November 11 | 7:30 PM November 12 | 7:30 PM  
Chuck Deleonardis presents PHIL LESH & FRIENDS

Ring in the New Year with PHIL LESH & FRIENDS in an unforgettable performance on New Year's Eve ! Phil Lesh, best known as the bassist with the legendary band Grateful Dead, will bring together a stellar lineup of musical friends and family for this special performance, including Grahame Lesh on guitar, Scott Law on guitar, Ross James on guitar and pedal steep, Alex Koford on percussion, and Jason Crosby on keyboard and violin. Don't miss this extraordinary opportunity to see a legendary music icon!

December 31 9:00 PM