Theater renovation could provide economic boost to Hanapepe

  • Bill Buley / The Garden Island

    The Aloha Theatre Inn renovation project will include about 15 rooms, shops, cafe and restaurant.

HANAPEPE — When Lynn Danaher heard about the Aloha Theatre, how it had closed in 1981, how it had been in disrepair for decades, and how it was in the heart of Hanapepe, she recognized one thing: “An extraordinary opportunity.”