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Ulalena by Maui Theatre
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Ulalena Show at Maui Theatre
Ranked #4 of 19 Concerts & Shows in Lahaina
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: 'Ulalena is a world-renowned Hawaiian theatre production dedicated to telling the story of Hawaii's people. The critically acclaimed stage show outlines the islands’ creation, transformation and rebirth by integrating ancient Hawaiian history with state-of-the-art theater technology, and stunning music, chant, dance and acrobatics. 'Ulalena speaks to the imagination and inspires the human spirit to keep the Hawaiian culture alive. An invaluable cultural experience and a must-do on Maui!
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Food available for purchase
Vancouver, Canada
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“A incredible experience!!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2013 via mobile

The music, dance, costumes, and surprise performers brought such appreciation of the Hawaiian culture.
Thank you for sharing the history and your creative talents.

Visited December 2013
1 Thank Sunandski1963
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“spectacular depiction of Hawiian history”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2013

We purchased the VIP package to Ulalena which included free parking, show admission with VIP seating, meet the cast after the performance, and dinner at Ruth's Chris Steakhouse. The show was a combination of musical, puppetry, and Circe de Soliel type acts. The performers were beautiful young men and women who were filled with energy and enthusiasm. Choreography was phenomenal, and the use of puppetry was amazing. The standing ovation at the end was well earned. I would gladly go see this show again. Besides learning some of the mythology of Hawaii, it also served as a fascinating history lesson. This is the best thing I have done in Maui!

Visited December 2013
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Sunnyvale, California
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“Beautiful Modern Interpretation of Hawaiian Legends”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2013

We debated going thinking from the posters and brochures it was a Hawaiian Cirque de Sole. We were very glad we went. Instead Ulalena turned out to be a really beautiful modern dance interpretation of Hawaiian legends and myths. The music, singing and dance made an extremely rich and powerful tapestry.

Visited September 2013
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San Jose, California
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“Great Production”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2013

Small theater with plenty of good seating. Very nice Broadway production with a touch of Cirque du Soleil.

Visited November 2013
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San Francisco, California
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“Hawaiian History”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2013

This was a very unique experience. This stage performance told the history & culture of beautiful Hawaii through the performers & the excellent musicians who really brought the story to life. They also used lighting & different effects. There was one performer who uses long strips of draping to tell part of the story. I was told by a friend who has been to this show many times that this technique is not one you see all the time & is not taught to many. The performers involve the audience as well. After the performance, some of the cast members come to the lobby so the audience can talk & have their photos taken with them. Very popular so be sure to make your reservations early so you don't miss out.

Visited October 2013
Thank CarolynfromSanCarlos
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