Shore of Kaua'i
& Makana Mountain
On March 7, 2015, Kumu Hula (master hula teacher) Kehau Chrisman returned
to the annual Arizona Aloha Festival in Tempe, Arizona with her dance group
Halau Hula Napuaokalei'ilima to perform for their tenth consecutive year.
The halau imported four-thousand plumeria flowers from Hawaii to make leis
for all the dancers. On Friday evening, March 6, the members of the
halau gathered in Phoenix to string the leis. Then on Saturday they
danced for 40 minutes on the Lakeside Stage in the Tempe Lake Park.
Here is an 11-minute video celebrating the island of Kaua'i and honoring
Kehau Chrisman for her excellence and her dedication to the Halau.
The video includes stills and clips of the Halau's preparations for the
video has a high resolution. To watch without buffering, click the
arrow and then click the pause button. Allow the video to download
a minute or so.