carousel-dinner-theatreWelcome to Carousel Dinner Theatre! A fan site for dinner theaters, especially carousel style and other similar related shows.

Popular Carousel Dinner Theatres:

1. Formerly Carousel Dinner Theatre, The Dinner Theatre at Midtown Arts Center, just had its 19th birthday of providing roadway Up Close and Close to Home.

Located in the heart of Fort Collins we have presented thrilling Broadway-style theatre for almost 20 years to over a half-million guests only minutes from their home. With pricing starting at less than dinner and a movie, our amazing value and low cost is unsurpassed by virutally any other destination! Visit them for the best entertainment value in northern Colorado.

They provide a complete social, dining, and entertainment package, served up by the best professional entertainers from across Colorado and the nation, all under one roof.

2. The Carousel Dinner Theatre of Akron Ohio (Now closed)

The Carousel Dinner Theatre began operations in 1973 in a converted Ravenna, Ohio supermarket and the Carousel moved to its current Akron location at 1275 East Waterloo Road in March, 1988.

This coupled with newer musicals being released to regional theatres gives cause for a whole lot of excitement and fun. It brings a Las Vegas feel the the midwest…  There is always something happening at the Carousel.

Patrons can enjoy Dinner and Show for one low ticket price or take advantage of Show Only Tickets. The entire building is non-smoking.

The Carousel Dinner Theatre is something special – simply the best choice and best value for fine dining and top entertainment in Ohio. Enjoy the glamour of Vegas and Broadway – and the friendliness of the Midwest – at the Carousel Dinner Theatre.

Other Popular Dinner Theatre Options

  • Barksdale Theatre
  •     Meadowbrook
  •     Pasadena Playhouse
  •     Drury Lane Theatres
  •     Candlelight
  •     Barn Dinner Theatre
  •     Alhambra
  •     ChanhassenThe Desert Star Theater in Murray, Utah opened a dinner theatre in 2004, and the Gathering Dinner Theatre in Jacksonville opened in early 2009.
  •     About a dozen in Orlando, FL
  •     More info Dinner Theater Wikipedia

Answers to your questions:

Where do dinner shows their actors?
Most will cast professional Equity actors from New York and across the United States. Most shows feature a mix of leading Equity roles and non-equity supporting and chorus or ensemble roles. When the cast size exceeds a certain number and when other factors are considered, they will cast locally.

dinner-show-dealsDinner Show DealsWhere can you find deals and discounts?
You should start your search on the dinner theatre or dinner show website you are interested in attending. Look for certain deals on specific nights, etc.. We have seen a few recent on deals posted on sites like Groupon, VegasCoupons.com, Living Social, etc..

Is all food prepared on site?
Most active dinner shows and theatres employ an accomplished Certified Executive Chef and a full restaurant kitchen staff of many individuals. Some items will be prepared off site, but a majority are served hot and fresh.