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Rock-A-Hula

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Address: Royal Hawaiian Theater - Royal Hawaiian Center, 2201 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
Phone Number: +1 855-805-7469
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Description: The new "Rock-A-Hula" show is Waikiki's largest cast, concert-quality show...
The new "Rock-A-Hula" show is Waikiki's largest cast, concert-quality show featuring powerful Hawaiian and Polynesian music, hula and fire-knife dancing, alongside the greatest rock n' roll performances of superstars past and present at the 750-seat multimillion-dollar Royal Hawaiian Theater. The show opens 6 days a week year-round (dark Mondays). Cocktail, luau under the stars and gourmet dining packages available.
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Great evening entertainment not to be missed !

Exceĺlent show with quality acts to suit all ages. Each performer created good impersonations and were visually & vocally superb.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Exceĺlent show with quality acts to suit all ages. Each performer created good impersonations and were visually & vocally superb.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

It's was a perfect way to end another beautiful day in Oahu! All of the performers were brilliant and sounded uncannily like the artist to whom they were paying tribute.(and today is MJ's bday so it was so fitting) The band and the dancers were on point with some very clever musical arrangements. I can't think of one highlight because... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

What an amazing show and dinner. I wasn't expecting it to be good, but my family wanted to go, and Wow wow wow!!! The food was beautiful, the server was attentive and funny and everyone worked together. The show started and my hairs were up from start to finish. Bravo!!! Keep up the good work rockahula. I will be back... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Great show and services were great but the dinner was a little bit of a let down as we were expecting better quality seeing we had paid a lot of money to do the VIP dinner package. ..but in saying that we was impressed with the stage show very entertaining

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StarsofParadise, Manager at Rock-A-Hula, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for sharing your comments with us. Despite the fact you were disappointed with your dinner, we are very happy to hear you enjoyed our show and service. Our performers are talented individuals where it's proven on stage, and our crew strives to give 100% customer satisfaction no matter what. Also, rest assure that your comments regarding... More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Took my two daughters to enjoy this roof top outdoor luau prior to the show, where they got a chance to dance hula with the entertainers. We ate a delicious selection of traditional Hawaiian/Local style foods. During the show, we were lucky to be seated right on the railing where they rocked out to Lady Gaga, Michael Jackson, and Elvis;... More 

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StarsofParadise, Manager at Rock-A-Hula, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for joining us at Rock-A-Hula. Your package entitles you to enjoy live Hawaiian music and hula, and it's great to hear you daughters were able to participate in all the fun! Mahalo for your 5 star review and we'd love to have you and your family visit us again! More 

Newport, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

we went to see the show last night August 11 and I walked away a little disappointed. The impersonators who we went to see weren't on long enough,about 3 or 4 songs each. What there was of it was good,the dancers and the fire act were great as were Michael Jackson and lady Gaga, but if you want to see... More 

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StarsofParadise, Manager at Rock-A-Hula, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for sharing your thoughts with us! It is unfortunate that you felt unsatisfied with the amount of numbers our artists performed, but it is because of our variety of entertainment that makes our show different than others. It’s a 75-minute production that fuses performances by legendary artists and the powerful Polynesian music and dance. It’s perfect... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

This 70 minute show was a real snooze fest. We purchased the cocktail option. The cocktail options were all really sweet fruity drink with very little alcohol. Seating was open with lots of put foreign tourist trying to get seats. The show started with some good graphics but went down hill from there. It featured some Hawaiian dancing which was... More 

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StarsofParadise, Manager at Rock-A-Hula, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for your review. Although we were excited to hear you enjoyed our tribute artists, hula and Tahitian segment, we were concerned to hear that you were disappointed with the backup dancers. We will share this with our Production Manager and the team for immediate improvement. Our production team has done an incredible job to create our... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Elvis, awesome! Lady Gaga, amazing! Michael Jackson, goosebumps good! The Hawaiian dancers and fire twirling was spectacular! We enjoyed the VIP Package with the welcoming drinks, sit down 3 course dinner and stage side seating. It was brilliant! The staff were all fantastic and what a wonderful surprise at the end to get photos with these talented singers and performers.... More 

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Aloha and thank you for joining us at Rock-A-Hula! We appreciate the time you took to write a review for us; each segment got their own comment - that's awesome to hear! And it seems like you were able to capture some great shots of our artists from the stageside area. Captured memories are the best! We hope you enjoyed... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We went for the drink and show package which was perfect for us. We had our photo taken with Lady Gaga on our way in and then had a free cocktail or beer before being shown our seats. The show was a good production with great singing, dancing and impersonators. We had a young Elvis, an excellent Michael Jackson and... More 

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StarsofParadise, Manager at Rock-A-Hula, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for taking the time to write a review for us! We are happy to hear you have enjoyed our Legendary Cocktail package - a cocktail/beer beverage is perfect to sip on while watching our rockin' show! Mahalo for visiting us and we hope to see you again! More 

Anaheim, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Our first time on the islands after seeing growing up on re runs like the Brady bunch, Sadly we didn't get to see Hawaii's very own legend Don Ho :( . Instead we ran into a show called Rock a Hula, we saw advertisments here & there so we decided to give it a shot , glad we did from... More 

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StarsofParadise, Manager at Rock-A-Hula, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for your review! We are delighted that you and you family had such an enjoyable experience and YES, our "child free" promotion is a great value for families. Our very talented Johnny Fortuno, who pays tribute to Elvis is definitely a crowd favorite and in case you didn't know, he was actually discovered by the late,... More 

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