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“A fun and unusual evening”

New Candlelight Theatre
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Owner description: Delaware's best kept secret for a night of entertainment is New Candlelight Theatre. Located in historic Ardentown, DE, New Candlelight provides an all-inclusive evening of Dinner and Professional theatre in an intimate atmosphere, all for a reasonable price. Operating as a theater venue for over 75 years, the stage of this quaint barn comes alive every weekend year round and entertains thousands of theater-goers through the course of the year. While musicals are New Candlelight’s specialty, other special events such as a monthly Comedy Night, are also available offering patrons various opportunities to experience Live Theatre. Tickets are $55 for adults and include full course buffet and show. Cash bar is available as well as free parking. Children and group discount tickets are also available.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Bathroom facilities
Reviewed 27 March 2011

We saw the Murder by Disco show last night and had a great time. Food was surprisingly good, and the show was entertaining. We plan to go back for one of the main shows--my sister saw Cats last week and said it was excellent.

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Reviewed 29 August 2010

Great little playhouse. In a barn converted to a theater. Tickets are only $50/person, parking is free, and dinner is included as well as dessert. Except water and coffee all other drinks are extra. My wife and I saw 2 shows here this year and really enjoyed them. The theater is rather intimate and the actors serve the meal. You'll typically sit at a table with 1 or 2 other couples. Seems to attract an older crowd which makes for fun dinner conversations if you enjoy drawing out people about their lives. Not as great if you want an intimate date with your spouse. Definitely worth going, especially if you live nearby like us.

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