500 Error When Running WP Theme in MAMP PRO

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I cloned a private repository for a WordPress theme. The repository includes a wp-content folder and five other files – .png’s, an .ico, and an .md. I’m trying to run the contents of this repository (which includes “themes” –> “theme_name_folder”) locally on my Mac using MAMP PRO.

In MAMP PRO, I have Apache and MySQL running:

You can also see that MySQL is configured to use port 8889,

Going into phpMyAdmin –> Database Name on the left side –> Privileges

I make sure that the username here matches what I have in the wp-config.php file, and it does (line 3):

define( 'DB_USER', 'database_username' );

I also notice that I don’t have “all privileges” for “global privileges”. I’m guessing I need to edit this?

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What do I need to do to edit the global privileges.

When I type localhost:888/themename_wpe into the URL, I get this:

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Thanks for your help.

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