Butte Theater

139 E. Bennett Ave.
Cripple Creek, CO 80813- Map It
Phone: (719) 689-3247

AAA Editor Notes

Butte Theater is at 139 E. Bennett Ave. Live performances include traditional melodramas, dramas, musicals and comedies presented in the 1896 opera house that has been restored to its Victorian heyday, complete with grand chandeliers and period wallpaper. Guests enjoy booing the villains and rooting for the heroes at the melodramas, which feature hand-painted sets and era-appropriate costumes. Food is available.
$20; $17 (ages 62+); $13 (ages 0-18). Prices may vary; phone ahead.
Hours: Matinee and evening performances are offered year-round; phone for schedule. Allow 2 hours minimum.