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Photos: UO Hawai’i Club presents the 41st annual Lu’au



The University of Oregon  Hawai’i club presents 41st annual Lu’au: Ke Kani Aloha, “The Music of Love” at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. The UO Hawai’i club featured 14 unique dances; each dance representing the unique cultures of Hawai’i. Live music was presented by Bill Keale and dinner was catered by Every Day Kine Grinz.

Bill Keale entertains the crowd before the dance performances. The University of Oregon Hawai'i club presents 41st annual Lu'au: Ke Kani Aloha, "The Music of Love" at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Bill Keale entertains the crowd before the dance performances. The University of Oregon Hawai’i club presents 41st annual Lu’au: Ke Kani Aloha, “The Music of Love” at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

A Performer shouts to Maori War Chant. The University of Oregon Hawai'i club presents 41st annual Lu'au: Ke Kani Aloha, "The Music of Love" at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

A Performer shouts to Maori War Chant. The University of Oregon Hawai’i club presents 41st annual Lu’au: Ke Kani Aloha, “The Music of Love” at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Senior Alexis Devins dances to 'Ohai Ali'i Ka Lehua. The University of Oregon Hawai'i club presents 41st annual Lu'au: Ke Kani Aloha, "The Music of Love" at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Senior Alexis Devins dances to ‘Ohai Ali’i Ka Lehua. The University of Oregon Hawai’i club presents 41st annual Lu’au: Ke Kani Aloha, “The Music of Love” at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Lu'au Co-coordiator Lina Mochizuki dances to Mele A Ka Pu'uwai. The University of Oregon Hawai'i club presents 41st annual Lu'au: Ke Kani Aloha, "The Music of Love" at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Lu’au Co-coordiator Lina Mochizuki dances to Mele A Ka Pu’uwai. The University of Oregon Hawai’i club presents 41st annual Lu’au: Ke Kani Aloha, “The Music of Love” at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Chloe Ayu performing Hula Choreographers' Auana. The University of Oregon Hawai'i club presents 41st annual Lu'au: Ke Kani Aloha, "The Music of Love" at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Chloe Ayu performing Hula Choreographers’ Auana. The University of Oregon Hawai’i club presents 41st annual Lu’au: Ke Kani Aloha, “The Music of Love” at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Francisca Echiburu performs the traditional Auana dance. The University of Oregon Hawai'i club presents 41st annual Lu'au: Ke Kani Aloha, "The Music of Love" at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Francisca Echiburu performs the traditional Auana dance. The University of Oregon Hawai’i club presents 41st annual Lu’au: Ke Kani Aloha, “The Music of Love” at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Lu'au Co-coordiator Hano Nakakura performs to Mele A Ka Pu'uwai. The University of Oregon Hawai'i club presents 41st annual Lu'au: Ke Kani Aloha, "The Music of Love" at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Lu’au Co-coordiator Hano Nakakura performs to Mele A Ka Pu’uwai. The University of Oregon Hawai’i club presents 41st annual Lu’au: Ke Kani Aloha, “The Music of Love” at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Canton Kaumatule exhibiting a masculine dance of Tonga. The University of Oregon Hawai'i club presents 41st annual Lu'au: Ke Kani Aloha, "The Music of Love" at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Canton Kaumatule exhibiting a masculine dance of Tonga. The University of Oregon Hawai’i club presents 41st annual Lu’au: Ke Kani Aloha, “The Music of Love” at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Kiara Galicinao showcasing Auana. The University of Oregon Hawai'i club presents 41st annual Lu'au: Ke Kani Aloha, "The Music of Love" at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Kiara Galicinao showcasing Auana. The University of Oregon Hawai’i club presents 41st annual Lu’au: Ke Kani Aloha, “The Music of Love” at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Michael Luna smiles to the crowd as he dances to 'Ulupalakua. The University of Oregon Hawai'i club presents 41st annual Lu'au: Ke Kani Aloha, "The Music of Love" at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Michael Luna smiles to the crowd as he dances to ‘Ulupalakua. The University of Oregon Hawai’i club presents 41st annual Lu’au: Ke Kani Aloha, “The Music of Love” at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Alice Liggett performs Kahiko. The University of Oregon Hawai'i club presents 41st annual Lu'au: Ke Kani Aloha, "The Music of Love" at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Alice Liggett performs Kahiko. The University of Oregon Hawai’i club presents 41st annual Lu’au: Ke Kani Aloha, “The Music of Love” at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Dancer performing Tau'oulnga. The University of Oregon Hawai'i club presents 41st annual Lu'au: Ke Kani Aloha, "The Music of Love" at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

Dancer performing Tau’olunga. The University of Oregon Hawai’i club presents 41st annual Lu’au: Ke Kani Aloha, “The Music of Love” at McArthur Court in Eugene, Oregon on May 14th, 2016. (Natsumi Seki/ Emerald)

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