Another Kahn design, it was under construction during the Battle of Midway, the theater was completed in 1944. The mall was renovated in the 1960s when the library and breezeway connecting the buildings were added. During World War II, the theater hosted a variety of USO shows and the sailors and marines entertained themselves with talent shows.
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During the breeding season, tropicbirds form a group of 2-20 birds and fly around one another, swinging their tail streamers from side to side for several minutes to attract the female bird. Their courtship displays are complex and consist of flying backwards, vertically, and in large, vertical circles.