Invited Dress-rehearsal Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
12
7:30 PM19:30

Invited Dress-rehearsal Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Preview Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
13
7:30 PM19:30

Preview Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Preview Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
14
7:30 PM19:30

Preview Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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(Invite Only) Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
16
7:30 PM19:30

(Invite Only) Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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OPENING Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
17
7:30 PM19:30

OPENING Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
18
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
19
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.



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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
20
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.



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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
21
4:30 PM16:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.



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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
21
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
23
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
24
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
25
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
26
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
27
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
28
4:30 PM16:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
28
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Sep
30
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Oct
1
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Oct
2
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Oct
3
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Oct
4
7:30 PM19:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Oct
5
4:30 PM16:30

Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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CLOSING Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Oct
5
7:30 PM19:30

CLOSING Pakalolo Sweet by Hannah Ii-Epstein

Come hang out with Uncle Makana and his 'ohana for a fun karaoke party! TICKET LINK

Pakalolo Sweet is produced by Nothing Without a Company in association with Aloha Center Chicago
Written by Hannah Ii-Epstein
Directed by Rachel Slavick
Cultural Specialist & Music Director Lanialoha Lee

Meet Junior Boy, a young man who comes from a lineage of pakalolo growers on the North Shore of Oahu. He is proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. At home he talks story with his girlfriend, best friend, and grandfather during a night of karaoke, beer, and weed. The medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in precontact Hawaii are explored. What follows is unexpected and heartbreaking as we witness Junior Boy's struggle to do what he believes is best for his 'ohana.

This prequel to Not One Batu follow's Uncle Makanas (Papa) family and is the second in Ii-Epstein's trilogy of drug plays set on the North Shore of O'ahu. Pakalolo Sweet had its debut run at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu in 2018 and will have its mainland premiere here in Chicago in September 2019.

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24 Hour Play Festival - May The Fourth Be With You
May
4
8:00 PM20:00

24 Hour Play Festival - May The Fourth Be With You

24 Hour Play Festival

MAY THE 4TH BE WITH YOU

SATURDAY MAY 4, 8PM & 9:30PM

Uptown Cafe & Gallery (5010 N Sheridan Rd.)

We have limited space for this show so grab your online advance tickets for $10

or pay $15 at the door. TICKET HERE!

1 stage manager, 6 Writers, 6 Directors and 18 Actors within 24 hours we will make 6 brand new 10min plays and perform for a live audience (YOU!)



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FREE Yoga at the Park
Sep
22
10:30 AM10:30

FREE Yoga at the Park

• FREE Yoga for everyone, every Saturday!

All levels and skill sets are welcome, and yoga mats will be provided, but bring your own if you want.

Please ask the office if you can not find us. Donations are accepted and appreciated and will go directly to the instructor and Nothing Without a Company's Berger Park Programming Fund. – Classes will take place outside, weather permitting.

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FREE Yoga at the Park
Sep
15
10:30 AM10:30

FREE Yoga at the Park

• FREE Yoga for everyone, every Saturday!

All levels and skill sets are welcome, and yoga mats will be provided, but bring your own if you want.

Please ask the office if you can not find us. Donations are accepted and appreciated and will go directly to the instructor and Nothing Without a Company's Berger Park Programming Fund. – Classes will take place outside, weather permitting.

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FREE Yoga at the Park
Sep
8
10:30 AM10:30

FREE Yoga at the Park

• FREE Yoga for everyone, every Saturday!

All levels and skill sets are welcome, and yoga mats will be provided, but bring your own if you want.

Please ask the office if you can not find us. Donations are accepted and appreciated and will go directly to the instructor and Nothing Without a Company's Berger Park Programming Fund. – Classes will take place outside, weather permitting.

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FREE Yoga at the Park
Sep
1
10:30 AM10:30

FREE Yoga at the Park

• FREE Yoga for everyone, every Saturday!

All levels and skill sets are welcome, and yoga mats will be provided, but bring your own if you want.

Please ask the office if you can not find us. Donations are accepted and appreciated and will go directly to the instructor and Nothing Without a Company's Berger Park Programming Fund. – Classes will take place outside, weather permitting.

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FREE Yoga at the Park
Aug
25
10:30 AM10:30

FREE Yoga at the Park

• FREE Yoga for everyone, every Saturday!

All levels and skill sets are welcome, and yoga mats will be provided, but bring your own if you want.

Please ask the office if you can not find us. Donations are accepted and appreciated and will go directly to the instructor and Nothing Without a Company's Berger Park Programming Fund. – Classes will take place outside, weather permitting.

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Jul
21
5:00 PM17:00

July Workshop: Talk Story Hawaiian Style

  • Berger Park Cultural Center Coach House (map)
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Free Workshop: Talk Story Hawaiian Style

July 21st from 5pm - 6pm

Berger Park Cultural Center Coach House

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Come talk story with Not One Batu playwright Hannah Ii-Epstein and cast members!

Learn about the rich culture of Hawaii: the history, the people, and the colonization. We will explore the origins of the meth epidemic and how it can affect generations of Hawaiians. Also, find out more details on the inner workings of Not One Batu

Attend this FREE workshop and we will give you the code for $5 admission to Not One Batu

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