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Iao Theater

Address: 68 North Market St, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793
Phone Number: 808-244-8680
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Ranked #17 of 33 Activities in Wailuku
Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
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Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts

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English first
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12 reviews 12 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

You'll love this place if you like Art Deco Buildings. Catch one of the local Maui theater troupes for a plus. Better plays and events than one would think.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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112 reviews 112 reviews
34 attraction reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Went to see Elf-The Musical here for Christmas. First time at this historic theater - vintage, but not ornate. Enthusiastic community players that were doing their best.Live musicians in a small "pit area" provided the music. Prices started at $20 and it appeared that you could see well no matter what seat you might have in this theater. Parking is... More 

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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110 reviews 110 reviews
9 attraction reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I went to see a Maui Youth on Stage production here and had a blast. Great show, excellent venue and now I plan to always check the schedule here - it's a great place.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Natalie and I just got in the door from watching Tim Burton's Graveyard Cabaret, starring members of Maui on Stage and The Kit Kat Club. The show was absolutely fantastic! This was done using all local talent! The advertisement for the show said dress up for Hallowe'en if you like, and EVERYBODY did! The theatre may be old, but it... More 

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Florida
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44 reviews 44 reviews
14 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Saw Legally Blonde here last week and musical was great and we loved this historic theater! It is in old part of town and looks very "old Hawaii".

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Kihei, Hawaii
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114 reviews 114 reviews
43 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Iao Theater has some great cmmunity Theater and they are always worth going to. We have some amazing local talent here on Maui. the Theater was also in one of those "most haunted" TV shows where they captured something on camera on the stage. Very cool. Check it out!

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Delta, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
33 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

This very old theater is now home to the local thesbians and the shows that we have seen have been terrific! When ever we are in Maui we try to go to at least one performance at the Iao Theater.

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Kihei, Hawaii
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Once again the Iao Theater produced a professional-like show. La Cage a Faux was marvelous. I only wish it could have had at least 10 more showings. These actors, dancers and singers are some of the most talent folks ANY WHERE. They would easily take the America's Got Talent, the Voice and Dancing with the Stars if they chose to... More 

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Edmonton
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114 reviews 114 reviews
40 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Great production in this beautiful old threat her built in the early 1900s.the sound is incredible there and the seats very comfortable! We really enjoyed this afternoon!

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Fort Lauderdale
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30 reviews 30 reviews
3 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We were lucky enough to be able to see La Cage aux Folles performed by the Maui OnStage performers, who use this theater as its base. Our tickets were only $25, so we were surprised at how professional the production was. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves - nicely restored old theater. We did wonder, however, about adequate access for the handicapped.... More 

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