KUMU HULA ASSOCIATION OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
Presents the
18th Annual Ia ‘Oe E Ka La Hula Festival

November 6, 1998 (Friday) Solo Competition 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
November 7, 1998 (Saturday) Group Competition 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
November 8, 1998 (Sunday) Group Competition 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Alameda County Fairgrounds
4501 Pleasanton Avenue
Pleasanton, California 94566


Judges

George Holokai
Charles Ka'upu
Keala Kukona
Mary Ann Lim
Puakea Nogelmeier - Hawaiian Language
Pa Mai Tenn

Participating Hula Halau

Halau Kau Ike O Lani Kumu Hula: Lanakila Ani La Palma, CA
The Ladies of Moani ke ‘ala o ka mailelauli‘i and The Men of Ka iho makawalu a ka ua Kipu‘upu‘u Kumu Hula: Clark Bolivar, Jr. Redwood City, CA
Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire Kane'ohe, HI
Hula Halau ‘O Pi‘ilani Na Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek & Toni Kanani Densing Santa Clara, CA
Halau Hula 'O Hokulani Kumu Hula: Hokulani DeRego Mililani, HI
Halau Hula O Palama Kumu Hula: Haunani Palama Gilpatrick Vancouver, WA
Na Mele Hula ‘Ohana Kumu Hula: Mark Keali'i Ho'omalu Oakland, CA
Ke‘ala kupaoa o ka pu hala Kumu Hula: Kui Kealoha Marte San Francisco, CA
Hula Halau 'O Kamuela Elua Na Kumu Hula: Kunewa Mook & Paleka Mattos Burbank, CA
Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua Kumu Hula: Rich Pedrina Kailua, HI
Ku‘uipo ‘Anela ‘O Kalani Kumu Hula: Sybil Ku'uipo Pruett Hercules, CA
Na Mamo No‘eau Kumu Hula: Rick No'eau Smith El Portal, CA


Na Lanakila (Winners)

Kaikamahine Solo
1st Ku'ulei Quindara, Jr. Miss Ia 'Oe E Ka La Halau Hula 'O Hokulani
2nd Julia Akoteu Na Mele Hula 'Ohana
3rd Kailin Kamali'iwahine Tuscano The Ladies of Moani ke 'ala o ka mailelauli'i

Keiki Kane Solo
1st Travis Robello, Master Ia 'Oe E Ka La Halau Hula 'O Hokulani

Wahine Solo
1st Ali'i Manu Kai Kanei, Miss Ia 'Oe E Ka La Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka
2nd Heather Puamae'ole Webb The Ladies of Moani ke 'ala o ka mailelauli'i
3rd Leslie Kamaileonalani Baloran Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani

Kane Solo
1st Paul Kaleo'okalani Suyat, Mr. Ia 'Oe E Ka La Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani
2nd Kaleikapu Kamaka Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka
3rd Anthony Ahkoi Na Mele Hula 'Ohana

Gracious Ladies Solo
1st Hi'ilauaala Hula Halau 'O Kamuela
2nd Debbie Rawlins Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua
3rd Linda Pua'ala Yonenaga Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani

Kupuna Wahine Solo
1st Wanda Leilani Camara Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua
2nd Napua Camacho Na Mele Hula 'Ohana

Group Kahiko Kaikamahine
1st Na Mele Hula 'Ohana Kumu Hula: Mark Keali'i Ho'omalu
2nd The Ladies of Moani ke 'ala o ka mailelauli'i Kumu Hula: Clark Bolivar
3rd Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek

Group Kahiko Keiki Kane
1st Halau Hula 'O Hokulani Kumu Hula: Hokulani DeRego

Group Kahiko Wahine
1st Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire
2nd Na Mele Hula 'Ohana Kumu Hula: Mark Keali'i Ho'omalu
3rd Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek

Group Kahiko Kane
1st Na Mele Hula 'Ohana Kumu Hula: Mark Keali'i Ho'omalu
2nd Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek
3rd Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire

Group 'Auana Kaikamahine
1st Na Mele Hula 'Ohana Kumu Hula: Mark Keali'i Ho'omalu
2nd The Ladies of Moani ke 'ala o ka mailelauli'i Kumu Hula: Clark Bolivar
3rd Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek

Group 'Auana Keiki Kane
1st Halau Hula 'O Hokulani Kumu Hula: Hokulani DeRego

Group 'Auana Wahine
1st Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire
2nd Na Mele Hula 'Ohana Kumu Hula: Mark Keali'i Ho'omalu
3rd The Ladies of Moani ke 'ala o ka mailelauli'i Kumu Hula: Clark Bolivar

Group 'Auana Kane
1st Na Mele Hula 'Ohana Kumu Hula: Mark Keali'i Ho'omalu
2nd Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire
3rd Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek

Group Wahine/Kane Combined 'Auana
1st Na Mele Hula 'Ohana Kumu Hula: Mark Keali'i Ho'omalu
2nd Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka Kumu Hula: Aloha Dalire
3rd Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek

Group Gracious Ladies 'Auana
1st Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua Kumu Hula: Rich Pedrina
2nd Hula Halau 'O Kamuela Na Kumu Hula: Paleka Mattos & Kunewa Mook
3rd Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani Kumu Hula: Linda Pi'ilani Danek

Group Kupuna Wahine 'Auana
1st Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua Kumu Hula: Rich Pedrina
2nd Na Mele Hula 'Ohana Kumu Hula: Mark Keali'i Ho'omalu

Musicians
1st Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua
2nd Hula Halau 'O Kamuela
3rd Hula Halau 'O Pi'ilani

Hawaiian Language Award
1st Aloha Dalire Keolalaulani Halau 'Olapa O Laka
2nd Clark Bolivar The Ladies of Moani ke 'ala o ka mailelauli'i
3rd Rick No'eau Smith Na Mamo No'eau

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

Darrell Lupenui Perpetual Pahu Award (Highest Wahine/Kane Scores)
Na Mele Hula 'Ohana, Kumu Hula: Mark Keali'i Ho'omalu

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

Lena Guerrero Perpetual Pahu Award (Highest Tutu Wahine/Tutu Kane Scores)
Halau Hula 'O Napunaheleonapua, Kumu Hula: Rich Pedrina

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