HALAU HULA O KAHEALANI / Hawaiian Dance

South Stage – Friday, 7:45 – 8:15 p.m.

Halau Hula means “Hula School.”  Under the direction of Kahealani Blackmon, young Utahns of Hawaiian descent learn the traditions of their ancestors. There are many forms of Hula, from the ancient chants and rituals, to the elegant flowing dances which incorporate Western influences.  Contemporary expressions are still evolving today.