‘Shrek’ shines

There are some things worth waiting for, and the costuming for “Shrek The Musical Jr.” is one of them. “The students’ costumes, the work being directed by Meleika Hilliard, won’t be ready until the week of the production,” said Jeremy Brown, Kilauea School music director, during an after-school practice.

Rock ‘n’ Roll love affair

Experience two of rock ‘n’ roll history’s most iconic legends performing their classic rock hits on Kauai. The Edgar Winter Group and The Rick Derringer Band are coming to Kauai during their four-island concert tour. This double-billed show features the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Famers in “Still Alive And Well” — A Tribute to Johnny Winter Hawaii Tour 2018, tonight at the Aqua Beach Kauai Resort near Hanamaulu.

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.