2017 'Auana Awards

 

Wahine 'Auana

 

First Place ‘Auana & First Place Overall

Ka Lā ‘Ōnohi Mai O Ha‘eha‘e

Hula: Mauna Lahilahi

Kaʻi: Walakahauki

Hoʻi: Walakahauki

Kumu Hula: Tracie & Keawe Lopes

Home: Pūʻahuʻula, Koʻolaupoko, Oʻahu

 

 

 

First Runner Up

Hālau Hula Ka Lehua Tuahine

Hula Hanohano Haleʻiwa

Kaʻi Haleʻiwa Pāka

Hoʻi Haleʻiwa Pāka

Kumu Hula Ka‘ilihiwa Vaughan

Home Mānoa, Oʻahu

 

 

 

Second Runner Up ‘Auana & First Runner Up Overall

Hālau Hi‘iakaināmakalehua

Hula: Kaʻena

Kaʻi: No Nā Kau A Kau

Hoʻi: No Nā Kau A Kau

Kumu: Hula Robert Keʻano Kaʻupu IV & Lono Padilla

Home: Kalihi Kai, Oʻahu

 

 

 

Third Runner Up ‘Auana & Second Runner Up Overall

Hula Hālau ‘O Kamuela

Hula Moku O Keawe - Medley

Kaʻi Sweet Lei Ka Lehua

Hoʻi Hawaiʻi Moku O Keawe

Kumu Hula Kunewa Mook & Kau‘ionālani Kamana‘o

Home Kalihi & Waimānalo, Oʻahu

 

 

 

Fourth Runner Up

Hula Hālau O Kauhionāmauna

Hula Lei Kula A Nā ʻAliʻi

Kaʻi Nā Pua Lei ʻIlima

Hoʻi Nā Pua Lei ʻIlima

Kumu Hula Denise Kauhionāmauna Kia Ramento

Home Waipahu, Oʻahu

 

 

Kane 'Auana

First Place ‘Auana & First Runner Up Overall

Hālau I Ka Wēkiu

Hula ʻŪlili Ē

Kaʻi ʻAuhea ʻOukou, E Nā Manu?

Hoʻi Haʻalele ʻOukou, E Nā Manu?

Kumu Hula Karl Veto Baker & Michael Casupang

Home Pauoa, Oʻahu

 

 

 

First Runner Up ‘Auana & Second Runner Up Overall

Hālau Kekuaokalāʻauʻalaʻiliahi

Hula: Honomuni

Kaʻi: Molokaʻi Nui Ā Hina

Hoʻi: Molokaʻi Nui Ā Hina

Kumu Hula: Haunani & ʻIliahi Paredes

Home: Wailuku, Maui

 

 

Second Runner Up & First Place Overall

Kawaili‘ulā

Hula Nani Mōkapu

Kaʻi Hanohano Nō Kailua

Hoʻi Hanohano Nō Kailua

Nā Kumu Hula Chinky Māhoe

Home Kailua, O‘ahu

 

 

 

 

 

Third Runner Up

Ke Kai O Kahiki

Hula Nānākuli (Kaulana Nānākuli)

Kaʻi Nānākuli (Aloha ʻIa Nō Nānākuli)

Hoʻi Nānākuli (Aloha ʻIa Nō Nānākuli)

Kumu Hula La‘akea Perry

Home Wai‘anae, O‘ahu

 

 

 

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Congratulations to all!