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Kahilu Theatre

Parker Ranch Square, Kawaihae Road, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743
+1 808-885-6017
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Broadway come to Hawaii

Beautiful legitimate theatre in Waimea Hawaii. Built by a actual Broadway actor who was a... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2016
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
Kapa Kahilu - An Exhibit of an Ancient Skill by Modern Practitioners

We were fortunate to be able to view examples of the resurgence of this skill that was performed... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2016
Archie M
Acton, United States
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Parker Ranch Square, Kawaihae Road, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743
+1 808-885-6017
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

Beautiful legitimate theatre in Waimea Hawaii. Built by a actual Broadway actor who was a descendent of the Parkers. After retiring from the Broadway state he returned to his family's Parker Ranch and built this beautiful acoustically perfect theater for Broadway style musicals, plays, concerts,...More

1  Thank HawaiiKailuaKona
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We were fortunate to be able to view examples of the resurgence of this skill that was performed daily in ancient Polynesia. Kapa, cloth made from tree bark, was a household item across Polynesia. The Kahilu Theatre Foundation’s exhibit of works by those devoted to...More

1  Thank Archie M
Reviewed 15 June 2016

All varieties and entertainment for all. From local musicians, Hawaiian dance, photo and other arts showcased, wonderful charity affairs and nights spent with noted entertainers from around the world. Taiko groups from Japan, country music from mainland, ballet, symphonies from everywhere and on and on....More

1  Thank chris H
Reviewed 15 May 2016

My husband and I have been visiting Waimea -- for dining, shopping and farmers's markets, mostly -- for so many years that we have become very fond of the little town. So it was pure serendipity that a tribute to the late, great "Bruddah Iz"...More

Thank Pickypickyme2
Reviewed 1 March 2016

We saw a hip hop and modern dance performance here by a group from Seattle. Really nice theatre and great performance first by the locals and then the professionals. The Theatre has a bar and food and is very nice.

1  Thank Vivi486
Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

My wife, and I say Jake perform last night, and are minds were blown. What a great artist, and such a great venue to see him at. The Theatre looked awesome from the last time we were here about 5 years ago for the nutcracker

Thank DjVinyljunke
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Kahilu Theatre is a non profit community arts and education center located in Kamuela of the Big Island. World class artists from Hawaii and beyond come to share their talent with the Big Island. My first visit to the Kahilu Theatre was to see Te...More

Thank Shawnee L
Reviewed 23 June 2015

There are talented young people living on the island of HI. We purchased tickets for "Godspell". This production had live music and singing. A great way to spend an afternoon. Many people who visit the Big Island, don't know about the productions both at Kahilu...More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 5 April 2015

In Waimea - so if you are coming from resort land bring a sweater or raincoat as evenings can be cool and rainy. Theatre offers wide-variety of events. Coming up are Hawaiian music greats - Brothers Cazimero and Keali'i Reichel. Other events include classical music,...More

Thank activetravelwithkids
Reviewed 4 February 2015

We went to Makana...this theater is a perfect venue as all seats are good and the theater is smaller in size...you really feel the music and get the vibe. The acoustics were amazing as was this terrific concert...they offered food and drinks for a decent...More

Thank culaugh2012
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