Hula Kiʻi with Kaponoai Molitau & Kāne - Aue, Pau Au I Ka Mano Nui E

Description: 

In 2017, Hula Preservation Society partnered with nā Kumu Kiʻi Kaponoʻai Molitau, Auliʻi Mitchell, and Mauli Ola Cook to carry out a multi-year, multi-island, educational project to present Hula Kiʻi in performance and build capacity in the hula community.

This clip features the kāne of Nā Hanona Kūlike ʻO Piʻilani under Kumu Hula Kaponoʻai Molitau who trained in Hula Kiʻi under his hānai father, Kumu Hula John Keola Lake.

This is the body form of Hula Kiʻi.

Location Description: 

Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Wailuku, Pūʻali Komohana, Maui