DVDs

ʻŌhiʻa Productions is a non-profit, § 501(c)(3) organization founded in March of 1995 by Lisa Matsumoto and Michael Furuya to provide creative, educational and inspiring theatrical experiences to Hawaiʻi's children and families.


Voices of the Rainforest

Voices of the Rainforest

Written by Lisa Matsumoto, Music & Lyrics by Roslyn

Meet Hauʻoli, the happy-face spider, as he introduces us to the many forest inhabitants of Hawaiʻi’s past and present. Through their stories we learn the valuable lesson of maintaining balance and harmony in nature to preserve what is left of our precious rainforest.

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In the Clear Blue Sea

In the Clear Blue Sea

Written by Lisa Matsumoto, Music & Lyrics by Roslyn and Marco Catracchia

Explore the amazing marine life of Hawaiʻi’s waters and learn how we can protect our fragile coral reefs, the importance of maintaining the delicate balance of the ocean’s food chain, and ways to take better care of our oceans and the many creatures that live there.

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Beneath the Ocean Blue

Beneath the Ocean Blue

Written by Lisa Matsumoto,Music & Lyrics by Roslyn

Dive the ocean’s depths to take a closer look at the fascinating creatures who make their home in Hawaiʻi’s deep ocean. Through song, dance, story and humor, we learn about over fishing and meet delightful marine mammals such as the endangered Hawaiian monk seal, Humpback whales and spinner dolphins. We also discover the important role sharks play in the ocean food chain.

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Peril In Paradise

Peril In Paradise

Written by Lisa Matsumoto, Music & Lyrics by Roslyn Catracchia

Meet super heroes Raymond Rainforest, The Exterminator, Captain Ranger and Wonder Weeder as they encounter the evil super villains Count Mosquitola, Randy Rat, Mona Mongoose and the wicked weeds Mr. Shade and Miss Poka. It’s a battle to save Hawaiʻi’s native inhabitants from the many invasive species who threaten them by wreaking havoc and destruction to Hawaiʻi’s beautiful yet fragile environment.

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