KUMU HULA ASSOCIATION OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
Presents the
22nd Annual Ia ‘Oe E Ka La Hula Festival

November 1, 2002 (Friday) Solo Competition 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
November 2, 2002 (Saturday) Group Competition 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
November 3, 2002 (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

Keith Awai
Maelia Loebenstein-Carter
Puakea Nogelmeier - 'Olelo Hawai'i
Holoua Stender

Program Specialist/Computer Scoring

Aunty Doreen Kalahiki


Participating Hula Halau

Na Hula ‘O Moku‘aina Catherine U'ilani Blankenship Danville, CA
The Ladies of Moani Ke ‘Ala O Ka Mailelauli‘i & The Men of Ka Iho Makawalu A Ka Ua Kipu‘upu‘u Clark Bolivar San Jose, CA
Halau Kealakapawa Michael Canopin Honolulu, Oahu, HI
Halau Keali'i O Nalani Keali'i Ceballos Los Angeles, CA
Halau Na Wai Ola Keala Ching & Kau'i Kahaku Sunnyvale, CA
Keolalaulani Halau ‘Olapa O Laka Aloha Dalire Kane'ohe, Oahu, HI
Hula Halau ‘O Pi‘ilani Linda Pi'ilani Danek & Kanani Densing Santa Clara, CA
Halau Hula 'O Hokulani Hokulani DeRego Waipahu, Oahu, HI
Ka Pa Hula Kanoelehuaokahalema‘uma‘u ‘O Kalama Naomi Leina'ala Kalama Carmichael, CA
Kawaianuhealehua Coulsen Kaluawaipakui Kanei Kahului, Maui, HI
Ka Pa Ku Kaiaulu Dwayne Ku'ualohanui Kauli'a Wai'anae, Oahu, HI
Halau Kawaihoa Greg Lontayao Kane'ohe, Oahu, HI
Hula Halau ‘O Nalua Ruth Nalua Manaois Fremont, CA
Hula Halau O Kamuela 'Elua Kunewa Mook, Paleka Mattos, & Kau'i Kamana'o Burbank, CA & Honolulu, Oahu, HI
Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua Rich Pedrina Kailua, Oahu, HI
Nani Ola Hawaiian Dance Company Kanani Pharr-Cadaoas Las Vegas, NV
Na Mamo O Ke Anuenue A Kamakani Penny Kamakani Santos Fremont, CA
Halau Hula O Mele 'Ohana Hau'oli Anthony Kahoku Tauvela Tokyo, Japan


Na Lanakila (Winners)

Solo - Kaikamahine
1st Lahipua Roberts, Jr. Miss Ia 'Oe E Ka La Hula Halau O Kamuela 'Elua
2nd Catherine Ka'ilialoha Vasper Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani
3rd Chantel Reyes Halau Hula 'O Hokulani

Solo - Keiki Kane
1st Chassen Kanno, Master Ia 'Oe E Ka La Halau Hula 'O Hokulani

Solo - Wahine
1st Iwalani Chang, Miss Ia 'Oe E Ka La Hula Halau O Kamuela 'Elua
2nd Leinani DeRego Halau Hula 'O Hokulani
3rd Meleoka'uka'ulele Hiraiwa Halau Keali'i O Nalani

Solo - Kane
1st Ku'upau Cenidoza, Mr. Ia 'Oe E Ka La Halau Keali'i O Nalani
2nd Andrew "Boo" Ka'ola'inui Samoranos The Men of Ka Iho Makawalu A Ka Ua Kipu'upu'u

Solo - Gracious Ladies
1st Irene Ohaiali'i Paio Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani
2nd W. Kalei Wong Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua
3rd Carmel Pu'ukani'ano'i Lowry The Ladies of Moani Ke 'Ala O Ka Mailelauli'i

Solo - Tutu Wahine
1st Patsy Mau Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua
2nd Erma Leialoha Lau Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani
3rd Meryl Lehua Klug Nani Ola Hawaiian Dance Company

Group Kahiko - Kaikamahine
1st Hula Halau O Kamuela 'Elua Na Kumu Hula: Kunewa Mook, Paleka Mattos, & Kau'i Kamana'o
2nd Halau Hula 'O Hokulani Kumu Hula: Hokulani DeRego
3rd Halau Kealakapawa Kumu Hula: Michael Canopin

Group Kahiko - Keiki Kane
1st Halau Hula 'O Hokulani Kumu Hula: Hokulani DeRego
2nd Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Na Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek &
Kanani Densing

Group Kahiko - Wahine
1st Halau Keali'i O Nalani Kumu Hula: Keali'i Ceballos
2nd Hula Halau O Kamuela 'Elua Na Kumu Hula: Kunewa Mook, Paleka Mattos, & Kau'i Kamana'o
3rd - TIE Halau Hula 'O Hokulani Kumu Hula: Hokulani DeRego
3rd - TIE Halau Hula O Mele 'Ohana Hau'oli Kumu Hula: Anthony Kahoku Tauvela

Group Kahiko - Kane
1st Halau Keali'i O Nalani Kumu Hula: Keali'i Ceballos
2nd Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua Kumu Hula: Rich Pedrina
3rd The Men of Ka Iho Makawalu A Ka Ua Kipu'upu'u Kumu Hula: Clark Bolivar

Group 'Auana - Kaikamahine
1st Hula Halau O Kamuela 'Elua Na Kumu Hula: Kunewa Mook, Paleka Mattos, & Kau'i Kamana'o
2nd Halau Kealakapawa Kumu Hula: Michael Canopin
3rd Halau Hula 'O Hokulani Kumu Hula: Hokulani DeRego

Group 'Auana - Keiki Kane
1st Halau Hula 'O Hokulani Kumu Hula: Hokulani DeRego
2nd Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Na Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek &
Kanani Densing

Group 'Auana - Wahine
1st Halau Keali'i O Nalani Kumu Hula: Keali'i Ceballos
2nd Hula Halau O Kamuela 'Elua Na Kumu Hula: Kunewa Mook, Paleka Mattos, & Kau'i Kamana'o
3rd Halau Hula 'O Hokulani Kumu Hula: Hokulani DeRego

Group 'Auana - Kane
1st Halau Keali'i O Nalani Kumu Hula: Keali'i Ceballos
2nd Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua Kumu Hula: Rich Pedrina
3rd The Men of Ka Iho Makawalu A Ka Ua Kipu'upu'u Kumu Hula: Clark Bolivar

Group 'Auana - Wahine/Kane Combined
1st Kawaianuhealehua Kumu Hula: Coulsen Kaluawaipakui Kanei
2nd Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua Kumu Hula: Rich Pedrina
3rd - TIE Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Na Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek &
Kanani Densing
3rd - TIE The Ladies of Moani Ke 'Ala O Ka Mailelauli'i & The Men of Ka Iho Makawalu A Ka Ua Kipu'upu'u Kumu Hula: Clark Bolivar

Group 'Auana - Gracious Ladies
1st Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua Kumu Hula: Rich Pedrina
2nd Hula Halau O Kamuela 'Elua Na Kumu Hula: Kunewa Mook, Paleka Mattos, & Kau'i Kamana'o
3rd Halau Keali'i O Nalani Kumu Hula: Keali'i Ceballos

Group 'Auana - Tutu Wahine
1st Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua Kumu Hula: Rich Pedrina
2nd Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Na Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek &
Kanani Densing
3rd Nani Ola Hawaiian Dance Company Kumu Hula: Kanani Pharr-Cadaoas

Group 'Auana - Tutu Kane
1st Halau Na Wai Ola Na Kumu Hula: Keala Ching & Kau'i Kahaku

Musicians
1st - TIE Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua Kumu Hula: Rich Pedrina
1st - TIE Hula Halau O Kamuela 'Elua Na Kumu Hula: Kunewa Mook, Paleka Mattos, & Kau'i Kamana'o
2nd Halau Hula O Mele 'Ohana Hau'oli Kumu Hula: Anthony Kahoku Tauvela
3rd Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Na Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek &
Kanani Densing

Theodore Kelsey Hawaiian Language Award
1st Kumu Hula: Keali'i Ceballos Halau Keali'i O Nalani
2nd Na Kumu Hula: Kunewa Mook, Paleka Mattos, & Kau'i Kamana'o Hula Halau O Kamuela 'Elua
3rd Kumu Hula: Ruth Nalua Manaois Hula Halau 'O Nalua

Xiana Fairchild Perpetual Pahu Award (Highest Kaikamahine/Keiki Kane Scores)
Halau Hula 'O Hokulani,    Kumu Hula: Hokulani DeRego

Darrell Lupenui Perpetual Pahu Award (Highest Combined Wahine/Kane Scores)
Halau Keali'i O Nalani,    Kumu Hula: Keali'i Ceballos

Palani Kahala Perpetual Pahu Award (Highest Gracious Ladies Score)
Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua,    Kumu Hula: Rich Pedrina

Lena Guerrero Perpetual Pahu Award (Highest Combined Tutu Wahine/Tutu Kane Scores)
Halau Na Wai Ola,    Na Kumu Hula: Keala Ching & Kau'i Kahaku

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