Okinawan Festival

Hawaii Okinawa Today - 2021


New episodes premiere on the first and third Saturdays of the month at 7 pm and repeat the following Thursdays at 5 pm. On Olelo Community Media channel NATV 53 (Oceanic Cable/Spectrum) and Hawaiian Telcom 1049 sand 1053. 
Hawaii Okinawa Today and Hawaii Okinawa Special shows are also additionally aired on 'Olelo to fill in open timeslots at other times. Olelo.org has its TV schedule for about a month in advance.




You can also view our shows on the Internet, live streaming at www.olelo.org.

Our latest HOT shows are available on OleloNet On Demand.

 

Want a copy of a show? DVDs now available!

 

 

2021 Television Schedule

Sat, July 3, 7pm & Thurs,  July 8 & 15, 5pm (Re-run) Drums of Hope, Show Three. Performance connecting Hawaii, Okinawa and Fukushima - all people of the sea. A production created and directed by Daiichi Hirata and performed at the Hawaii Okinawa Center on July 12, 2015.
Sat, July 17, 7pm & Thurs, July 22 & Aug 5, 5pm (Re-run) "Ayanuji Nu Udui", Okinawan Dance and Music: Past & Present, Show One. The East-West Center Arts Program in cooperation with the Okinawa Prefectural University of Arts produced a culturally rich performance at UH Manoa Orvis Auditorium on September 24 and 25, 2016. The program consisted of folk, classical, and contemporary dance and music from the Ryukyu Islands, including masked dance and lion dance.
Sat, Aug 7, 7pm & Thurs, Aug 12 & 19, 5pm (Re-run) "Ayanuji Nu Udui", Okinawan Dance and Music: Past & Present, Show Two. The East-West Center Arts Program in cooperation with the Okinawa Prefectural University of Arts produced a culturally rich performance at UH Manoa Orvis Auditorium on September 24 and 25, 2016. The program consisted of folk, classical, and contemporary dance and music from the Ryukyu Islands, including masked dance and lion dance.
Aug 21 Sat 7 pm, Aug 26 and Sep 2 Thurs 5 pm (Re-run) "Nenes", Part One. Presented by Sadao China in a benefit concert celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Hawaii Okinawa Center. The “Nenes” are Yasura Terumi, Higa Mayuko, Uehara Nagisa, and Nakamoto Maki. The performance was held at the Hawaii Okinawa Center on June 29, 2010.


Special Programming: Yuntaku Live!

Episode 35,
Patrick Miyashiro

Wednesday, 7/28, 6:00 PM

Thursday, 7/29, 10:30 PM

Friday, 7/30, 8:00 AM

Saturday, 7/31, 4:30 PM

Episode 36,
Lee Tonouchi

Friday, 8/27, 6:00 PM

Saturday, 8/28, 2:00 PM

Thursday, 9/2, 8:00 AM

Friday, 9/3, 3:00 PM

Episode 37,
Kempi

Friday, 8/27, 7:30 PM

Saturday, 8/28, 8:00 AM

Thursday, 9/2, 9:30 AM

Saturday, 9/4, 2:00 PM

Episode 38,
Banjo Ai

Wednesday, 9/1, 8:00 PM

Thursday, 9/2, 10:00 PM

Friday, 9/3, 5:00 PM

Saturday, 9/4, 8:00 AM

 

 

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