Rent the Palace


Rent the Palace Theater for your concert, performance, power point presentation, business meeting, movie screening

Rent the Palace Theater

Community groups, individuals and businesses can rent the Palace to use in many ways. Call our friendly staff at 808-934-7010 for more details.
– Performances
– Concerts
– Movie Presentations
– Large Business Meetings
– Special Events
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Some of our Community Rentals

– Island Dance Academy, “The Nutcracker Ballet”
– Hawaii Electronic Music Festival – live music, djs, visuals
– KWXX Downtown Ho’olaule’a – live music
– Honolulu Theatre for Youth
– Lazar Bear Productions “Irish Rovers”
– Hilo Downtown Improvement Association “Black and White Night”
– Center Stage Dance Academy “The Road to Awe” movie
– And many others!

Palace Staffing for your eventa2

– Ticket sales in our box office
– Box office staff before your event
– House Manager
– Ushers
– Janitorial staff
– Café staff


Different rates are available for rental groups, depending on day of the week, rehearsal days needed, non profit status and other factors. Please contact the office at 808-934-7010 for more details.

Our Facilities

18 ETC Source Four 575W Incandescent
6 Altman PAR-64 4-color LED (RGBA) DMX Control
4 Altman Spectra-Cube 4-color LED (RGBA) DMX Control
3 ETC Paletta 63” Strip light 7 Color LED DMX Control
Can be used with or without 60 degree vertical diffusion lenses
2 Lycian “Midget” follow spot lights 1KW
2 COEMAR iSpot 150 moving lights DMX Control

20 1.2KW (for incandescent instruments only)

Philips-Strand 200 Plus Series 24/48 (96 channels)

4 Barn Doors for PAR-64 LED instruments

2 Sure SM58 (wired)

In-house sound system suitable for public address ONLY. Renter must provide additional sound equipment as needed through preferred sound system providers.

Piano Yamaha 5’4”
Pipe Organ 4M/19R Robert-Morton
Video Projector Christie Digital model CP2210 (2KW)
Video Disk Player Panasonic BluRay
Stage input for VGA from computer is available at stage right to projection room. Renter provides computer, computer operator, and video content. Technical check must occur at a minimum of 5 days prior to event.

1 Dressing room with rest room. There is no “green room”

Piano or pipe organ tuning is NOT included. The Palace Theater will hire its preferred piano or organ tuner if needed.
Lighting instruments cannot be moved but can be re-focused, or re-colored with permission of the Technical Director.