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Some Enchanted Evening: A Welcome Celebration


Thursday, October 18
5:30-9 p.m.
Waikiki Shell

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An award-winning cast of stars from the stage and screen come together for a musical celebration of the many cultures that call Hawaii home. Along with songs from some of the most beloved Broadway and Hollywood musicals, you’ll discover new favorites at this concert under the stars that will be a night to remember!

Enjoy a picnic style evening at the Waikiki Shell while celebrating the accomplishments of your fellow ADA Members as the ADA honors the Gold Medal, Humanitarian, and Distinguished Service Award Recipients.

Kelli O'HaraStarring TONY Award Winner and GRAMMY Nominee Kelli O'Hara
Kelli has unequivocally established herself as one of Broadway's great leading ladies. Her portrayal of Anna Leonowens in The King and I garnered her a Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a musical, along with Drama League and Outer Critics nominations.

Kelli is currently starring as Katie in the new web-series thriller The Accidental Wolf and can be seen in the highly anticipated second season of Netflix's hit 13 Reasons Why and CBS's All Access The Good Fight.

Ruthie Ann MilesFeaturing TONY Award Winner and GRAMMY Nominee Ruthie Ann Miles
Ruthie Ann is well known for her role as Lady Thiang in The King and I, for which she garnered a TONY Award and GRAMMY nomination. She will star in Chess at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. as Svetlana, singing the beloved musical classics, "Someone Else's Story" and "I Know Him So Well." On television, she's most recognizable as Young Hee in the EMMY nominated show The Americans

 Ruthie grew up in Honolulu and will showcase her award-winning talent on stage during this exciting night under the stars. 

Telly LeungFeaturing Acclaimed Actor and Singer Telly Leung
Telly Leung is New York City native currently starring in Disney’s Aladdin on Broadway as the title role. His Broadway & national touring credits include: In Transit, Allegiance (with George Takei & Lea Salonga), Godspell, Rent (final Broadway company), Wicked (Boq, original Chicago company), Pacific Overtures, and Flower Drum Song. In 2010, he starred as Angel in Rent at the Hollywood Bowl opposite Wayne Brady, directed by Neil Patrick Harris. He’s appeared on television as Wes the Warbler on “Glee”, as well as guest star appearances on “Instinct”, “Odd Mom Out,” “Deadbeat” and “Law and Order: Criminal Intent.” Telly is featured on many original Broadway cast recordings and has released two solo albums - I’ll Cover You (2012) and Songs for You (2016).

This event will also feature Broadway stars Clifton and DeeDee Hall.

Hosted by Hawaii's very own Brook Lee, former Miss Universe, television personality and actress, with songs from the Kamehameha Schools Children's Chorus, known for their songs from the Disney animated hit movie Lilo and Stitch

This is a complimentary event. Registration and ticket are required as capacity is limited. Round-trip shuttles will be provided.

What's Happening at ADA 2018

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    Friday, October 19 from 5-6:30 p.m.
  • ADA 2018 Leaders' Celebration
    Sunday, October 21 from 5-8 p.m.