About This Season
Hula: Language of the Heart
Highlighting the winners of the 2012 Merrie Monarch Hula Festival, a four-day hula competition and exhibition. Presented in an entertaining yet thought-provoking way, Hula: Language of the Heart depicts hula’s role in the past, present, and future of Hawai‘i’s people.
Let’s Play Music! Slack Key with Cyril Pahinui & Friends
An intimate look at master slack key artist Cyril Pahinui, his friends, and family as they play music and reminisce about his father, Gabby Pahinui, one of Hawaiʻi’s true recording legends.
Tonga: The Last Place on Earth
The controversial deportation of U.S. criminals of Tongan ethnicity to the peaceful island nation of Tonga is brought to light.
Nā Lani ‘Ehā from ‘Iolani Palace: Music of Hawaiian Royalty
Bringing together some of Hawai‘i’s most beloved musicians to perform songs composed by the last members of Hawai‘i’s ruling monarchy.