WPAA Founding Members
Maui Academy of Performing Arts
The Maui Academy of Performing Arts is a nonprofit theatre company that produces community theater and offers classes to children and young adults. Over the years, the mainstay of the Academy has been their drama, dance, and summer programs.
Maui Chamber Orchestra
Maui Chamber Orchestra is a vibrant, thriving ensemble transforming lives on Maui and beyond, with compelling, category-defying concerts and innovative music education. In partnership with peer arts organizations and local businesses and government, MCO makes Maui a renowned arts and cultural destination.
Maui Choral Arts Association
Maui Choral Arts Association is a non-profit organization whose mission is to enhance the quality of choral arts music in Maui County, enriching the lives of its performers and its audience.
Maui OnStage at the Historic Iao Theater is dedicated to presenting affordable and entertaining performing arts events. From youth theater productions performed by children for children of all ages, to our ambitious main stage musicals and plays performed by Maui's finest adult actors, to our ONO! (one night only) free theater series, Maui OnStage makes great theater happen for our great community.
Maui Pops Orchestra
The Maui Pops Orchestra enriches the lives of residents and visitors to Maui by providing high quality live performances of popular and light classical music. Since 2004, the organization has continued to grow and to cultivate a love for orchestral music, while offering talented local musicians an outlet for the expression of their art. The Maui Pops Orchestra serves the community by providing a fun, family-oriented musical experience, promoting the finest Hawai’i-based entertainers, and featuring additional stellar guest artists from all over the world.
Maui Youth Philharmonic Orchestra
THE FUTURE IS NOW! The Maui Youth Philharmonic Orchestra exists to give the youth of Maui County the opportunity to play in a full orchestra, combining woodwinds, brass, percussion and string instruments together. Playing in a full orchestra brings a thrill that the students will never forget! We are raising up our future musicians for the Maui Pops Orchestra, the Maui Chamber Orchestra, Hawai'i Symphony and anywhere else they may choose to perform abroad. We are also raising our future music educators who will make a difference for the next generation.
Maui Pro Arts
We are a nonprofit arts venue providing a boutique theater experience in South Maui and access to not only first class theatrical works, but also music, visual art, comedy, performance art, lectures, and more. ProArts curates and cultivates the work of local artists, in addition to hosting nationally-known performers, compensating all those involved and working with other local nonprofits to provide them with event space either free of charge or at significantly discounted rates.