The People’s Theatre is the largest theatre on Hawaii Island, with 525 seating capacity and a large 50 foot screen. The theatre has a DTS surround sound system, 35 mm and digital film projectors, a 50 ft stage, dance floor, 30 stage lights, 4 roving scanner lights, two side balconies, dressing rooms, basic live PA, and a grand piano. The lobby hosts a concession stand, dining area, and ticket booth. Available upstairs for performers during large events is a greenroom area with a kitchen and lounge area. The theatre is constantly undergoing renovation, be sure to contact us to find out the current status.
The theatre is available for event rental on a sliding scale based upon event type, admission price, and nonprofit status. All renters must provide proof of a certificate of liability insurance for the event date, make arrangements for security staff, and conduct their own advance and door ticket sales. Depending upon the event or by request, concessions sales and cleanup crew will be provided by the theatre.