Dance festival

Japanese hula group, Mapuana’s Hula Nanis; Na Hoku Hanohano nominee, Michael Keale and Enka singing sensation, Torao Hikariyama from Oahu are headliners at the second “Ho’onani KauaiFestival: A Celebration of Cross Cultural Dance and Music”

Feelin’ Alright

One Rock and Roll Hall of Famer will be “Feelin’ Alright” in Kauai on Feb. 9 during “The Very Best of Dave Mason” tour.

Laurie Lewis to perform in Princeville

Award-winning original acoustic roots musician Laurie Lewis is going to be jamming on Kauai. “We love the beautiful Garden Isle,” Lewis said. “We feel very lucky, blessed to be able to do it.”

Getting into the swing

The newly named band is a regrouping of musicians from the iconic Starlighters big band that played swing music on Kauai for more than six decades.

A funny thing happened 35 years later

Jeff Elkins landed the lead role of a slave named Pseudolus in “A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum.” The musical comedy written by Stephen Sondheim is the 2018 season opener by the Kauai Community Players.

Kauai Klassics this Friday

The Eighth annual Kauai Klassics, a fundraiser for Kauai United Way, is scheduled Friday at St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church.

Send in Judy Collins

The singer/songwriter, famous for hits like “Both Sides Now” and “Send in the Clowns,” will be touring the Hawaiian Islands in January and will be opening on Kauai. Her show here is set for Jan. 11 at the Kauai Beach Resort.