Improv Workshops

Join us for the first class in our Improv Workshop series – Stage Combat in Improv! In this class you’ll learn the basics: how to comfortably create a “fight” with your scene partner, how to communicate without words, and stay safe while you do it!

Early bird: $15
Regular price: $20
Sunday, October 10
6:30 – 8:30pm


At this time the Aloha Theatre is requiring that all adult (18+) students be fully vaccinated against COVID-19

Level 2 Improv – Waitlisted!

Improv Level 2: Intro to Long Form Styles is now full! But you can still get on the waitlist to join this course. Build on your improv knowledge with this exploration of long form with instructor Quinton Loder. This class is open to any students who have completed Improv Level 1. Space is limited so register ASAP!

Early bird: $60
Regular price: $65
Dates: October 10, 17, 31 and November 7, 14, 21


At this time the Aloha Theatre is requiring that all adult (18+) students be fully vaccinated against COVID-19

Aloha Teen Theatre Returns!

Registration for the 1st semester of Aloha Teen Theatre (ATT) 2021 – 2022 is now open!

We’re excited to announce that ATT will be meeting in person this semester! This means that spots will be limited, so registering well in advance is strongly recommended. All instructors and Aloha Theatre staff will be fully vaccinated, we encourage students to be vaccinated. Masking and social distancing will be enforced.

ATT will offer two meeting times this semester! You may attend on either Wednesdays OR Fridays (not both) from 3:30 – 5:00pm. This is an effort to create “pods” and mitigate the risk of COVID-19 exposure and spread. ATT will be led by Education Director, Sara Athans.

Register for Wednesday                   Register for Friday

Introducing Sara Athans

Our New Education Director

Sara is a community arts administrator, facilitator, and director originally from Anchorage, Alaska. Prior to joining the Aloha Theatre as its new Education Director Sara worked in a pre-K special education classroom in Kona, as the Director of Programs at the UMLAUF Sculpture Garden & Museum in Austin, Texas and as the Executive Director of Anchorage Community Theatre in Anchorage, Alaska. She holds a BA in Theatre & Dance from the University of Texas and an MA in Applied Theatre from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London. Sara has a passion for creating theatre that is accessible, equitable, and joyful.

Introducing Laura Gisi

Our Technical Director

Laura Gisi is thrilled to be joining Aloha Theatre, especially among the company of such a talented and enthusiastic group of colleagues. Originally from Portland, Oregon, Laura moved to Kona from Central Texas where she was heavily involved with the local community theatre. During her time at Hill Country Community Theatre, she directed several productions, designed sets, ran the sound & light boards, acted as dance choreographer, appeared on stage in an acting capacity, and even served as the President for HCCT’s Board of Directors for a time.  Laura received a B.A. in International Relations from Portland State University. She is also a 500hr registered yoga instructor. In her free time you can find her trotting the globe with her family and best friends.

Volunteer at the Aloha Theatre

We are excited to welcome more volunteers to the Aloha Theatre as COVID restrictions ease.  If you are interested in being added to our volunteer list, fill out the Volunteer Interest Form to let us know how you would like to help at the Aloha Theatre.  Mahalo for supporting live theatre!