Located at 444 Ruxton Avenue, in Manitou Springs, Colorado, the Iron Springs Chateau Melodrama specializes in providing guests with a family style dinner while actors perform a variety of shows including comedy, melodrama, and sing-along.
The theater is open from April through September of each year. Dinner is served at 6:00 pm with the show beginning at 8 pm. The night concludes approximately at 9:45 pm. The theater is known for its raucous actors and actresses who encourage audience participation throughout the entire evening.
The meal is family style with the main course consisting of fried chicken. The meal prices include dinner, coffee or tea, and dessert. Patrons 21 years of age and up have access to a full service bar that serves a variety of alcoholic drinks and cocktails.
During the month of December the show takes on a holiday theme as they perform their annual Holiday Extravaganza Revue for the entire month. The regular show and holiday show have been described by critics and guests as a night filled with a thousand laughs that is fun for the whole family. The dinner theater has become an entertainment mainstay in the Pikes Peak Region.