Hui o na pua makamaeHula
Carrying on our late kumu hula Kaulana Kasparovitch’s hula style, we teach and promote hula in Japan. Now we practice even harder with our new kumu hula, Keale Nalani. Today, we will do our best to dance hula, even though some of our members are less experienced. Please give us your generous attention.
KYOTO WAGASHI PARTYCraft/Demonstration
It is the third participation from Kyoto , Imperial Capital for a Millennium. This time, we will demonstrate the Japanese “mochi tuki” and welcome you.
SONODA GAKUEN HIGH SCHOOLDance/Performance
We are the Sonoda Gakuen High School from Amagasaki, Hyogo, and this is our 14th time participaring in the Honolulu Festival. This year, about 300 sophomores perform the dance at the Grand Parade they have been practicing for a year. Please enjoy their cheerful and energetic dance!
Hokusetsu Cheerleading Club DEARSDance/Performance
With members from 1st grade to 7th grade, we are kid cheerleading club based and active in Hokkusettsu district of Osaka prefecture. We strive to perform our best and would like to bring our smile to everyone in Hawaii. Please clap your hands and cheer for us.
Aloha, we are Hula team from Sakai city of Osaka prefecture. We are volunteering at some care facilities. We are happy to dance in our dream place of Hawaii and this will be the first time for us to join the Honolulu Festival. Please come and cheer for Pikake.
This is our 3rd time participating in the Honolulu Festival. We have been participating in the festival every other year. Although hotels and shops in Hawaii have changed a lot, Hawaiian ocean, skies and atmosphere have never changed. We will dance with Aloha.
“as I am” Your life the heart and body are healthy. Always overflow with Happy Smile.
Saito Mayumi Angel Baton StudioDance/Performance
We are honored to join the festival here in Hawaii as we celebrate our 35th anniversary. We are not yet perfect but we have practiced each step for today. Even though we are all different in ages and have different skills, we will do our best as a group with big smile.
STUDIO DANCE ALIVEDance/Performance
Studio Dance Alive is directed by KAORIalive, a world-renowned dancer who hails from Kyoto. We train our mind, skill, body and improve self-expression under the motto of “Always Progressing.” Our goal is to spread the joy of expressing oneself through dancing.
Aloha Pikake Hula StudioHula
Aloha! We are from “Aloha Pikake Hula Studio”of Kyoto Halau. We practice in the way where we can always feel the Aloha spirit. We would like to perform Hula on the stage in Hawaii, the origin of Hula with smile and elegance.