KUMU HULA ASSOCIATION OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
Presents the
21st Annual Ia ‘Oe E Ka La Hula Festival

November 2, 2001 (Friday) Solo Competition 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
November 3, 2001 (Saturday) Group Competition 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
November 4, 2001 (Sunday) Group Competition 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Alameda County Fairgrounds
4501 Pleasanton Avenue
Pleasanton, California 94566


Master of Ceremonies

Hau'oli Akaka


Judges

Charles Ka'upu
Keala Kukona
Puakea Nogelmeier - Hawaiian Language
Pa Mai Tenn - Alternate
Nani Lim Yap


Participating Hula Halau

Na Hula ‘O Moku‘aina Kumu Hula: Catherine U'ilani Blankenship Danville, CA
Na Kamali‘i A Kiele Kumu Hula: Marlo Caramat San Francisco, CA
Halau Na Wai Ola Na Kumu Hula: Keala Ching & Kau'i Kahaku Sunnyvale, CA
Keolalaulani Halau ‘Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire He'eia, Kane'ohe, HI & San Francisco, CA
Hula Halau ‘O Pi‘ilani Na Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek &
Kanani Densing
Santa Clara, CA
Keali‘ika‘apunihonua Ke‘ena A‘o Hula Kumu Hula: Leimomi Ho Honolulu, HI
Kanani Kalama Hula Studio Kumu Hula: Kanani Kalama Torrance, CA
The Ladies of Halau Ka Waikahe Lani Malie & The Men of Halau Kahulaliwai Na Kumu Hula: Blaine Kamalani Kia &
Juni Kalahikiola Romuar
Kailua, HI & Sacramento, CA
Hula Halau ‘O Ha‘alalea Kumu Hula: Raylene Ha'alalea Lancaster Fairfield, CA
Halau Kawaihoa Kumu Hula: Greg Lontayao Kane'ohe, HI
Hula Halau Kaleilehua ‘O Panaewa Kumu Hula: Noelani McIntosh Los Angeles, CA
Nani Ola Hawaiian Dance Company Kumu Hula: Kanani Pharr-Cadaoas Las Vegas, NV
Na Mamo No‘eau Director: Rick No'eau Smith El Portal, CA
Mele ‘Ohana Kumu Hula: Anthony Kahuku Tauvela Tokyo, Japan

Musicians Only

H3 Chadwick Pang Beaverton, OR


Na Lanakila (Winners)

Solo - Kaikamahine
1st Victoria Kaleihuluokeali'iwahine Chock,
Jr. Miss Ia 'Oe E Ka La
Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka
2nd Chyeanne (Lei Ku'u I'ini) Cadaoas Nani Ola Hawaiian Dance Company
3rd K. K. Sato Kanani Kalama Hula Studio

Solo - Wahine
1st Lehuanani Young, Miss Ia 'Oe E Ka La Keali'ika'apunihonua Ke'ena A'o Hula
2nd Ka'ala Hee Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka
3rd Kaeko Sadahira Mele 'Ohana

Solo - Kane
1st Kaleikapu Kamaka, Mr. Ia 'Oe E Ka La Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka
2nd James Nakilukamali'ihiwakahanai'o Alves Halau Kahulaliwai
3rd Kale Capua Keali'ika'apunihonua Ke'ena A'o Hula

Solo - Gracious Ladies
1st Terry Mahealani Chock Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka
2nd Maria Lucas Na Mamo No'eau
3rd Faye Rubio Na Hula 'O Moku'aina

Solo - Tutu Wahine
1st Dena Nishihara Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani
2nd Leilani Hanawahine Nani Ola Hawaiian Dance Company

Group Kahiko - Kaikamahine
1st Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire
2nd Nani Ola Hawaiian Dance Company Kumu Hula: Kanani Pharr-Cadaoas
3rd Kanani Kalama Hula Studio Kumu Hula: Kanani Kalama

Group Kahiko - Wahine
1st - TIE Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire
1st - TIE Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Na Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek &
Kanani Densing
2nd Keali'ika'apunihonua Ke'ena A'o Hula Kumu Hula: Leimomi Ho
3rd Hula Halau 'O Ha'alalea Kumu Hula: Raylene Ha'alalea Lancaster

Group Kahiko - Kane
1st Keali'ika'apunihonua Ke'ena A'o Hula Kumu Hula: Leimomi Ho
2nd Halau Kahulaliwai Na Kumu Hula: Blaine Kamalani Kia &
Juni Kalahikiola Romuar
3rd Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire

Group 'Auana - Kaikamahine
1st Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Na Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek &
Kanani Densing
2nd Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire
3rd Nani Ola Hawaiian Dance Company Kumu Hula: Kanani Pharr-Cadaoas

Group 'Auana - Wahine
1st Keali'ika'apunihonua Ke'ena A'o Hula Kumu Hula: Leimomi Ho
2nd Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire
3rd Kanani Kalama Hula Studio Kumu Hula: Kanani Kalama

Group 'Auana - Kane
1st - TIE Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire
1st - TIE Keali'ika'apunihonua Ke'ena A'o Hula Kumu Hula: Leimomi Ho
2nd Halau Kahulaliwai Na Kumu Hula: Blaine Kamalani Kia &
Juni Kalahikiola Romuar
3rd Halau Na Wai Ola Na Kumu Hula: Keala Ching & Kau'i Kahaku

Group 'Auana - Wahine/Kane Combined
1st Keali'ika'apunihonua Ke'ena A'o Hula Kumu Hula: Leimomi Ho
2nd Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire
3rd Hula Halau 'O Ha'alalea Kumu Hula: Raylene Ha'alalea Lancaster

Group 'Auana - Gracious Ladies
1st Halau Kawaihoa Kumu Hula: Greg Lontayao
2nd Keali'ika'apunihonua Ke'ena A'o Hula Kumu Hula: Leimomi Ho
3rd Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire

Group 'Auana - Tutu Wahine
1st Nani Ola Hawaiian Dance Company Kumu Hula: Kanani Pharr-Cadaoas
2nd Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Na Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek &
Kanani Densing

Musicians
1st Nani Ola Hawaiian Dance Company Kanani Pharr-Cadaoas
2nd Na Hula 'O Moku'aina Catherine U'ilani Blankenship
3rd H3 Chadwick Pang

Theodore Kelsey Hawaiian Language Award
1st Na Kumu Hula: Keala Ching & Kau'i Kahaku Halau Na Wai Ola
2nd Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka
3rd Kumu Hula: Kanani Pharr-Cadaoas Nani Ola Hawaiian Dance Company

Darrell Lupenui Perpetual Pahu Award (Highest Combined Wahine/Kane Scores)
Keali'ika'apunihonua Ke'ena A'o Hula,    Kumu Hula: Leimomi Ho

Xiana Fairchild Perpetual Pahu Award (Highest Gracious Ladies Score)
Halau Kawaihoa,    Kumu Hula: Greg Lontayao

Lena Guerrero Perpetual Pahu Award (Highest Combined Tutu Wahine/Tutu Kane Scores)
Nani Ola Hawaiian Dance Company,    Kumu Hula: Kanani Pharr-Cadaoas

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