Na Hoku Hanohano Award-winners and GRAMMY Award-nominees Amy Hanaiali'i and Willie K are gearing up to celebrate the holidays with three shows at Hawaii Theatre Center on Friday, December 18 at 7:30 pm; Saturday, December 19 at 7:30 pm; and Sunday, December 20 at 4 pm. Amy Hanaiali'i and Willie K will share their unique brand of musical artistry, featuring holiday classics and songs from their recently-released Amy and Willie K Reunion album – highlighting the wide-ranging versatility that showcases their diverse musical backgrounds. Highlights promise to be Willie K's version of "O' Holy Night" and songs from Amy Hanaiali'i's A Hawaiian Christmas album.
With Rodney Villaneuva as Master of Ceremonies, the Amy Hanaiali'i and Willie K Holiday Show also features hula guests Miss Aloha Hula Jasmine Kaleihiwa Dunlap of Halau 'O Kamuela; Miss Keiki Hula Faith Paredes of Halau Kekuaokala'au'ala'iliahi; and Master Keiki Hula Inoalani Aloiau of Halau Kekuaokala'au'ala'iliahi. Tickets are on sale now and start from $22. Call the Box Office for best ticket prices: (808) 528-0506. Discounts available for students, military, youth/keiki, seniors and Hawaii Theatre members. Learn more at www.hawaiitheatre.com.
Singer-songwriter, Amy Hanaiali'i remains Hawai'i's top selling female vocalist of all time. Hanaiali'i's success as a recording artist speaks for itself and is evidenced by a multitude of awards and acknowledgements, including five GRAMMY nominations for Best Hawaiian Music Album. Guitar virtuoso Willie K has been entertaining audiences with his music since the age of 10. One of Hawaii's most versatile talents, Willie K performs myriad musical genres, including Hawaiian, jazz, blues, reggae, rock, country, and even opera.