You may see a message similar to this:
“Monokai.terminal” can’t be opened because it is from an unidentified developer
If you see this message, navigate to System Preferences > Security & Privacy > General and ensure that the App store and identified developers option is checked.
Then, click "Open Anyway".
With Terminal open, navigate to Terminal > Preferences. Select the Profiles tab (MacOS) or Settings tab (OS X) and then click Monokai in the side pane. Finally, click the Default button.
You're all done!