Ka Lä ‘Önohi Mai o Ha‘eha‘e

Kumu Hula Tracie & Keawe Lopes


Ka Lä ‘Önohi Mai o Ha‘eha‘e opened its doors with the blessings of both Kumu Hula 'OBrian Eselu and Kimo Alama Keaulana on August 6, 2005 and sits under the instruction of a husband and wife team, Tracie and Keawe Lopes. Together as educators and practitioners of the Hawaiian Language and Culture they offer their students a learning environment rich in history, upholding a rich legacy preserved in the mele hula and mele oli of old.

The hälau has been active since its opening, gracing a number of highly revered stages including the renowned Hawai‘i Theatre and participating in hula competitions including Hula ‘Oni Ë, Iä ‘Oe E Ka Lä, The King Kamehameha Day Hula Competition and the prestigious Merrie Monarch Hula Festival. The hälau is located in Pü‘ahu‘ula, Ko‘olaupoko, O‘ahu and offer hula classes for ages 5 and above.

"E ‘A‘a I Ka Hula, Waiho Ka Hilahila Ma Ka Hale!"