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2013 Merrie Monarch Festival - REGION 1 ONLY


Merrie Monarch

Copyright Year(s): 2013
Genre: HULA COMPETITION
Format: DVD
Price: $0.00
NO LONGER AVAILABLE

Album Notes

In celebration of the festival’s 50th year, all eyes turned towards Hilo, “The Hula Capitol of the World,” as many renowned hula groups and the finest solo dancers competed for the prestigious awards.

This special commemorative DVD 4-disc set captures the sights, sounds and emotions of The Merrie Monarch Festival and its internationally acclaimed hula competition.

Featuring:

29 hula kahiko and 29 hula `auana performances
24 performances by 12 Miss Aloha Hula contestants
Alternate Hawaiian language audio track
Commentary for each performance
Behind-the-scenes extras and interviews

The festival honors the legacy of King David Kalākaua,who is credited with reviving native culture, hula and chant. He is respectfully called “The Merrie Monarch” because of his love for Hawaiian music, art and hula.

RUNNING TIME = 11 hours, 15 mins
INCLUDES ALL PERFORMANCES OF THE HULA COMPETITION


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