Emme Island Moments Shows
$30 + tax & s/h
shows aired in 2009
“Emme’s Christmas Island Moments 15th Anniversary”
Join Emme Tomimbang for a special hour-long television presentation of an ultimate holiday “island moment”! In the last of her three-part-series of Island Moments, Emme celebrates the holiday season and the culmination of the show’s 15th Anniversary with musical moments and lots of holiday cheer. The show, which was filmed before a live audience at the Road Runner Music Hall, feature local music stars such as: Willie K, Na Leo, John Cruz, Jimmy Borges, Pauline Wilson, and more!
Premier telecast: December 17, 2009
“Food, Wine and an Island Moment in D.C.”
As we continue to look back at Emme’s Island Moments 15th Anniversary, on this next installment we check in with former guests:
•CHEF ALAN WONG IN D.C.
It’s been 15 years since Chef Wong started his culinary climb up the food industry ladder in the islands and in the nation. He talks about his hits, misses and the ultimate experience – bringing an island moment luau celebration to the White House.
•CHEF ROY YAMAGUCHI ON TOP CHEF MASTERS
Chef Roy Yamaguchi recently celebrated his 20th year with Roy’s Restaurants with over 33 restaurants. Roy reflects on his life as a father, restaurateur, businessman and his recent appearance on Top Chef Masters.
•CHUCK FURUYA HONORED BY LUPUS HAWAII
Hawaii’s first local boy wine sommelier and one of the driving forces behind Hawaii Regional Cuisine and the concept of “Buy Local” was recently honored by Lupus Hawaii. We look back at some of our favorite moments on the road with Chuck and how he got into the wine world.
•EMME INC. WINS NATIONAL TELLY AWARD!
And revisit an Island Moments segment, featuring island Born President Barack Obama in “With Island Roots.” The
piece won a national 2009 Telly Award.
Premier telecast: October 22, 2009
“The Queen’s Medical Center: 150 Years of Moments”
Celebrating the first hospital in the Pacific Islands, its creation, growth and medical milestones over the past 150 years serving the people of Hawaii.
•150 YEARS AGO IN HAWAII
Through never before seen photos and footage, learn the story of a King and Queen’s vision for their people
•MOMENTS AND MILESTONES
Heartwarming and inspirational stories of the individuals who are The Queen’s Medical Center ‘ohana.
•HEALTHCARE IN HAWAII – KEEPING THE QUEEN’S VISION
Carrying the vision of their founding ali‘i in their hearts, The Queen’s Medical Center ‘ohana looks toward the next 150 years.
Premier telecast: July 30, 2009
“Emme's Island Moments Revisited Part One”
Celebrate 15 years of incredible Island Moments as Emme Tomimbang revisits some of her favorite – “interview moments” with some of Hawaii’s special islanders in three separate 2009 Specials. In her first Island Moments of 2009, Emme takes a look back at some remarkable individuals, and updates us on what they have accomplished since her last visit with them:
•DEAN PITCHFORD- PRODUCER OF “FOOTLOOSE”/ “FAME”
St. Louis graduate and Academy award-winning local boy Dean Pitchford returns to the island and to Island Moments. Emme and Dean talk story as Dean directs the St. Louis production of “Footloose,” and shares what it’s like to return home and teach at his alma mater. An unforgettable visit with one of Hawaii’s most successful Hollywood writers and producers!
•REMEMBERING RELL SUNN – ‘THE QUEEN OF MAKAHA REVISITED
Emme’s 1994 show “Rell Sunn – Queen of Makaha” reminds us of Rell’s incredible strength and aloha for the ocean. Rell Sunn’s passion for life and the ocean was undeniable and could not be put off even when she faced her last challenge – breast cancer.
•GRAMMY WINNER & ACTRESS TIA CARRERE WITH MOVIE PLANS
Now, Tia Carrere, actress and Grammy award-winning singer, is planning a movie that celebrates Rell’s life. She talks with Emme about it on the set of her upcoming movie “You May Not Kiss the Bride,” filmed here in Hawaii.
•WILLIE K - THEN AND NOW
We look at the many faces of Willie K – He’s a father, self-producing and raises money for Maui Memorial Medical Center with his annual golf tournament. He’s also beginning to dabble in movies, playing a small part in “You May Not Kiss the Bride.”
Premier telecast: May 28, 2009
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