Aloha Week Entertainers Showcase Cultural Diversirty

 The entertainment for this year’s Aloha Week at Hale Makua Kahului was a vibrant display of colors and the many cultures that help make Hawaii the “cultural melting pot” that it is today.

Staff perform a traditional Filipino dance, Subli

The Zumba music and dance moves have their origins in the Cumbia, Salsa, Merengue, Tango, Rumba, and Cha-Cha.

Phyllis Colon performs the Hula
Staff members perform the unique Filipino folk dance, Tinikling (the national dance of the Philippines, where assistants take two long bamboo sticks rapidly and in rhythm, clap sticks for dancers to artistically and daringly try to avoid getting their feet caught between them

Noe Kruger & Sharron Joseph perform the hula
Volunteers from the Samoan Workforce Group in Paia perform a traditional Samoan dance
Staff perform the Japanese dance, Soran Bushi
A volunteer performs a traditional Samoan dance
Male volunteers & staff do the Gorilla Zumba

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