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Kaumakaiwa Kanaka'ole

Touted as the voice of Hawai‘i’s new generation, genre-crossing Kaumakaiwa Kanaka’ole fluidly weaves traditional chants into timeless melodies. Together the artists present an affecting evening of talent, charisma and deft performance.

Supported in part by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, Metabolic Studio, National Endowment for the Arts, the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians, and Sony Pictures Entertainment.

First Peoples, New Voices

This two-year series features extraordinary artists from various North American Indigenous communities who use contemporary music, dance, and theater to share their compelling stories.