Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu
Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu celebrates the cultural richness of Hawaiian heritage and the traditions of ancient ancestors while creating new expressions in Hawaiian dance. Patrick Makuakane is the Director/ Kumu Hula (Hula Master). His halau performs traditional hula and also "hula mua" (hula that evolves). Patrick creates stunning performances with his dancers, musicians and guest artists. The landscape backgrounds are created by Master Projectionist Marty McGee, utilizing Patrick's visions and images. Patrick's work has deep natural soul, which wraps us in it's mana to inspire and to educate us. Photo credit Lin Cariffe.