Meet the Palace Staff…

We are small, but we are mighty!



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The Executive Office Staff

Executive Director – Robin Worley

“Robin Worley here, you may remember me from my days of presenting the ‘Haute Trash Fashion Show’. I want to say how excited I am to have this opportunity to serve the local community as new Executive Director of the Palace Theater. I have had the pleasure of sitting on the Friends of the Palace Theater Board of Directors since 2012. This time spent has set me up perfectly to move into this new role. I look forward to sharing my innovative production skills to attract new and unique live programming.”


Director of Operations –Phillips Payson

Phillips is a Hawaii-based filmmaker and film festival coordinator. He has worked with the Hawaii International Film Festival, Chicago International Film Festival, Palm Springs International Film Festival, Seattle International Film Festival, and post-production house Deluxe New York, as well as co-founding the “Made In Hawaii Film Festival”. As the co-founder of Hawaii-based production company Larkin Pictures, Phillips has been making films in Hawaii since 2012.

Administrative Assistant – Meadow Lambert

Meadow started working for us back in August of 2012 as an Usher and Box office person. She then moved her way up to House Manager, managing both our movies and live events. You can now find Meadow in our office during the day, as our Administrative Assistant. Meadow says, “One thing I love about working at The Palace Theater is the opportunity to meet and work with all kinds of interesting people.”

Marketing Specialist – Marcia Prose

Marcia served as a volunteer on the board for over ten years before becoming our Marketing Specialist. She brings a background in both educational and professional theatre as well as graphic design. She makes all our posters, produces both the printed and electronic newsletter and executes other creative tasks. Marcia enjoys our special events like Rocky Horror Picture Show.

Palace Bookkeeper – Bob Nutt

Bob brings many years of experience working with profit and non-profit organizations.  He has been providing accounting services to the Palace since 2012. He loves to bring his grandchildren to the Palace Theater to enjoy family friendly performances and events.

Grant Writer – Isobel Donovan

The Palace Night Staff

House Managers:  Saphira Goode, Amber Manis-Legaspi, Theon Weber, Natasha Zarate

Box Office: Roland Haan, Kealii Kahaapea,  Alix Poscharsky

Ushers: Roland Haan, Kealii Kahaapea, Alix Poscharsky, Conrado Astrande

Lead Projectionist:  Scott Bosch

Projectionists:  Theon Weber, Roland Haan

Tech Specialists: Theon Weber

Back-up Technician: Karen Moore, Roland Haan

Maintenance:  Clayton Ishida