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Address: 444 Ruxton Ave, Manitou Springs, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1940
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+1 719-685-5104
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

A fun filled night of musical comedy! Boo the Villain and Cheer the Hero!...

A fun filled night of musical comedy! Boo the Villain and Cheer the Hero! Come join us for an evening that begins with our three course meal and the Melodrama immediately following (audience participation is strongly encouraged). After the melodrama, a foot-stomping sing-along and vaudeville style olio full of song, dance and comedy continues the fun throughout the evening!

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Fun Night!

This was a fun night of dinner theater right next to the Manitou Cog Railway in Manitou Springs. We got there, spoke with the friendly owner, and went inside for a good dinner... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2016
New York
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

The show was fine and the actors were...fine. It wasn't a spectacle by any means. The content was typical and lackluster, and I'm not sure it would hold the attention of anyone but senior citizens who eat bran for breakfast, oatmeal for lunch, and unseasoned pot roast for dinner... which they probably ate at this venue. Family platter style dining...picky... More 

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New York
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

This was a fun night of dinner theater right next to the Manitou Cog Railway in Manitou Springs. We got there, spoke with the friendly owner, and went inside for a good dinner. Server was very attentive and food was pretty good. Then we were escorted to our seats by the actors themselves! The show was a fun melodrama where... More 

Thank richk168
Tucson, Arizona, Usa
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

First the food was very good, we had pot roast and it felt like we were at grandmas on Sunday, the food was served family style and the server was very attentive and our ice tea glass was always full .. After diner, we proceeded to the upstairs were the show was being presented. It was a melodrama called Mary's... More 

Thank Klara C
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

The meal was delicious. Make reservations and preorder. Ample food. Entertainment was enjoyable and the combination was priced well. A little congested to get there but they have their own parking. Out of the way spot for a nice evening. Mostly adults but suitable for children.

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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This was a fun night with good food, but we were disappointed in the acting and singing during the show. The Olio was the best part and they sang somewhat better. I love Melodramas, but this one was not very good.

Thank Michelle J
Colorado Springs
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

Best bargain in the state. Dinner and a show for less than $40. One of the best slow-roasted pot roasts I have enjoyed in a long time. Family envoironment, great historical setting, beautiful location. The staff was well trained and thoughtful. The show was more fun and entertaining than I remember from past visits over the past 20+ years. Well... More 

Thank jkostka57
Heiligenhaus, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This is a really affordable and nice evening out in Colorado Springs! The actors in the show go above and beyond and the meal before the show is very nice with an interesting antique atmosphere. I definitely recommend this for a nice evening out.

Thank Kim W
Scottsdale, Arizona
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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

What a great time! The actors were terrific and did a great job of including the audience in the show. Have been to COS a million times and never knew this show was available. If you are familiar with the Cog Railroad area in Manitou you know parking can be a nightmare. We decided to go a bit early in... More 

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Melville, New York
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Reviewed 4 June 2016

Great time and a great show. If you are in Colorado Springs this is a must. Why?? Because you are there and it beats out Olive Garden. It is old and hokey, but that is the point. Your in the west. So go you will love it

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Mahomet, IL
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Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

We went to the melodrama play on a Friday night and it was about half full. It was in October and my parents who had been before during summer said it was full then This is a cute and corny play were you the audience are expected to cheer and boo the players on stage. You may even end up... More 

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