A new Asia-Pacific Dance Festival premieres this weekend. The collaboration between UH Manoa’s Outreach College and the East-West Center Arts Program highlights Hawai’i as a crossroads for contemporary and traditional dance. HPR’s Noe Tanigawa discovered it’s all part of Hawai’i’s unique contribution to world culture.
The Asia Pacific Dance Festival opens Saturday night, 7:30, at the UH Manoa Kennedy Theatre. There is also a Sunday matinee which will be followed by a lively discussion on trends and ideas. Mahalo to sponsors of this great event, including the Hawai'i Council for the Humanities. Get tickets or find out more through: