Past Performances

"All Trains Lead to Home...or...Training Spaces"
19 May through 23 September 2023 Press Release, May 2023
The Cast
(back from left) Sister Soulsaver [Daisya Brown], Edward Railworthy [Luke Steiner], Barnabas Brawl [Noah Whetstine], (front from left) Betsy Crocker [Cassidy Forrest], M. Kathryn Allen
and Bludnitza Blunt [Lexi Remi]
"Oh, Edward!" Here come the Judge...
Shoo Fly Pie!
"Well hello, doll face."
Vodka, it's what's for dinner! Villains "Come on now, I'm not so bad..."
"You may kiss the bride...oh, I can't watch!" "I OBJECT!"
"I have proof!" "Arrest Him!"
"GOTCHA!" "Happily Ever After!"

Our Vaudeville Style Curtain Call Revue
"This is our Curtain Call"
Your Feets Too Big!
The Baking Show Pink Shoelaces
Apple Tree Harper Valley PTA The Monkey
"Gitarzan - He's a Guitar Man"
One More of the Cast

"Montana Serenade...or...Gold Time in the Rockies"
20 May through 30 July 2022 -- Press Release, May 2022

The Cast
(left) Black Jack Bart [Bruce Littrell], Missoula Tulula [Daisya Brown], Cactus [Rachel Rhodes], Bonnie Hausknecht, Shy Sue Sweetbread [Rebecca Haile], and Traveling Tim Terrific [Jay Greene]
Oh Cactus Blossom...there oughta be a law against you!
Missoula Tulula Let's Have a Drink!
"Dust & Clean the whole day through" "Oh, Cactus!"
"Well, Hello..." "Git yer hands off her!"
"Ta Da!" New Love
"Hmmmmm..." "Darlin', I know how we'll win."
"Not so fast, stranger!" "But, you can't buy and sell people."
"Cactus Blossom to the Rescue!" "Now to go vote for Tim!"
"The polls are closed." "And the winnin' vote is...."
"Happy Endings Every Time"

Sing-Along Intermission
M. Kathryn Allen (L) and Cassidy Forrest (R) M. Kathryn Allen (L) and Bonnie Hausknecht (R)

Our Vaudeville Style Curtain Call Revue
"On With the Show!"
There's no Business Like Show Business What a Picture!
Beautiful Dance Recital
"Don't Tell Mama!"
Ladies Choice "100 Easy Ways to Lose a Man" "Arrrrggggg, Matey!"
"We Don't Do Anything"
One More of the Cast
2021 Pandemic Show - We're Baaaaaaaccccckkkk
"Honesty Always Wins...or...This Mine is Mine" - Press Release, May 2021

(Front left to right) Vanity Worthmore [Daisya Brown], Ena Pinch [Sarah Huebner], Honesty Worthmore (Rebecca Haile], (Back left to right) Pomeroy Pinch [Noah Hensley], Mama Worthmore [Sarah Greenley], Big Buck Brawney [Kevin Morgan]
The Cast "The Worthmores"
"Pay up or Get Out!" "Sweethearts"
"No local girl would have YOU!" "Nice to meet you"
"Let's Go!" "You'll be the richest man in town!" New Love
"My Arm?" "Time is Money!"
"It was YOU!" "Time to Send you to your last dive!"
"You'll have to catch me, first!" "GOTCHA!"
Honesty Knows Best Cast - "Happy Days are Here Again!"

Vaudeville Style "Our Favorites through the Years" Olio
"Make 'em Laugh!"
The Cast
"He had it coming!"
"Mama told me not to do it!" "Poisening Pigeons in the Park"
"Pigeons" Campers Fun Hula

One More of the Cast


60 th Anniversary 2020 - The Show That Wasn't
"Honesty Always Wins...or...This Mine is Mine" - Press Release, March 2020

(Women left to right) Vanity Worthmore [Madeline Campbell], Ena Pinch [Sarah Huebner],
Mama Worthmore [Sarah Greenley], Honesty Worthmore [Chandra Tipton],
(Men left to right) Big Buck Brawney [Jordan Parish], Pomeroy Pinch [Justin Dennis] and tickling the ivories is Bruce "Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Piano Player" Littrell
The Cast "The Worthmores"
"Sisters" "Good?"
"No local girl would have YOU!" "Stop That!"
"Time is Money!" "You'll be the richest man in town!" "Oh, Buck..."
"My Arm?" "Oh, Miss Vanity!"
"It was YOU!" "Have Pity, Ma'am!"
"That's Enough!" "Gads, she's heavy!"
"Time to send you to your last dive!" "GOTCHA!"
Honesty Knows Best Cast - "Happy Days are Here Again!"

Our Vaudeville Style "1960's for 60 Years" Olio
"Let's Dance!"
The Cast
"He had it coming!"
"It's in his kiss!"
She's Coming to Take Them Away! "Take Another Little Piece of My Heart" Guys

One More of the Cast

Our 2019 Summer/Fall show "Prairied Treasure...or...Are You Sirius?" Press Release, June 2019
(top left) Ima Hack [Jolene Howard], The Most Excellent Pianist [Bonnie Hausknecht],
Sirius Swindlemore [Craig Howard], Prissy Tingle [Sarah Greenley],
(bottom left) Abby Everafter [Emily Newton], and Rex Renard [Hunter Buck]
The Cast "Watch out for the sketchy people!"
"I can help you" "You have my attention, beautiful"
"He's behind me, isn't he?" New Love
"Shoo, little mouse!" "Hi kids!" "I'm an honest gambler."
"The man I love!" "Stop it!" "Ooh, what's the dirt?"
"What if Rex finds me?" "Oh, darling!"
"Now it's time to get rid of you!" "I've got you now, you villain!"

Our Vaudeville Style "1920's Speakeasy" Olio
"Iron Springs Chateau Speakeasy!"
Her shadow is a real pain!
"Jam Session" Them There Eyes
You Gotta Get A Gimmick If You Wanna Get Ahead
Dressy Tessie Tura Electra Stanley the Seranader
What's wrong with her? "Why Don't You Do Right?" Stanley the Seranader...AGAIN!

One More of the Cast

Our 2019 Spring/Summer Show "One Bad Apple...or...As the Worm Turns" Press Release, February 2019
(top left) Gill Crabpot [Andy Patschull], Don't shoot me I'm only the piano player! [Mark Arnest],
Ella VaFlooze [Daisya Dowen], Fisher Cutbait [Christopher Dionne],
(bottom left) Aunt Granny [Sarah Huebner], Castor Baithook [Kevin Morgan], and Goldie Lishus [Rebecca Haile]
"Aunt Granny, what's the matter?" True Love "Are you finished planting the worms?"
"I can help you with your problems" "Oh Goldie, No! Promise me you won't."
"Bwahahaha, this place will be MINE!" "Oh, my Hero!
"Crabpot!"   ...   "Cutbait!" "I look foolish" "Goldie won't marry you."
"You look exquisite..." "Miss VaFlooze, you're the besht!"
"One bad apple don't spoil the whole bunch, Girl" "Goldie, you must pick."
"Crabpot, you're finished!" And Mark's still smiling!

Our Vaudeville Style "Grand Old Opry" Olio

"Opry the Chateau Way!"
"Mark & Grandpa Jones" "Why Haven't I Heard From You?"
Willie Nelson & Friends "You're the Reason Our Kids are Ugly"
Mark - Doing what he does best! The Women
Intermission by Tomi Minnie & Grandpa Elvis?
Patsy Cline Johnny Cash Dolly Parton

One More of the Cast

Our 2018 Summer/Fall Show "Disturbance at the Delta...or...Here Fishy, Fishy, Fishy" Press Release, February 2018
The Cast
(From top left) Fr. McMuffin (Jordan Parish), Bonnie Hausknecht, Led Robster (Andy Patschull), (From bottom left) Harriet Halfnote (Brittany Ratterree), Ken Catchem (Brenden Martinez), Clair Voyant (Alicia Cuevas)

A Family Shot Bonnie keeps it all going!

"Oh, Ken!" "The congregation is worried..." "I...see..."

"Led - can we eat somewhere else?..."

"...bless their little souls."

"Welcome! Would you like chicken or pot roast?

"Let's Eat!"

"I'm trying to acheive world domination!"


"Only the Mayor can issue a permit..."

"I smell a rat!"

"Did you hear that?"

"You killed all the fish!"

"You wonderful man!"

"What's wrong, Clair?..."


Our Vaudeville Style Flower Power Olio
The Cast

Bonnie TV Shows...What?

Love Potion #9 These Boots HAIR

The Women


"Dream a little dream"

Sonny & Cher

"If you want to be happy..."


Our 2018 Spring/Summer Show "A Precious Bit of the West...or...She Was Simply A Delight!" Press Release, June 2018
The Cast
(From left) Grizzly Jack (Jackson Peterson-Hirsch), Ma (Lori Adams-Miller), Harry Hotline (Davin Roark), Precious Delight (Daisya Dowen), Ima Delight (Becki Yukman), Ralph Rancid (Kevin Morgan)

A Family Shot

"We just need two rooms for the night."

"Precious, the West is barbaric!"

"There's a wild man here!" "High falutin' piece of lace..." "You can call me Harry."
"Oh, Harry..." "The Newspaper Office is on fire!" "Who's this Delight?"
"HA! Did you really think that would work?" "She'll NEVER sell you the ranch!" "Then you will be blown to bits!"
"Why you're quite civilized!" "Glad you noticed..." "Put 'em up!"
"Like I told you..." "'re finished!" "Shape up - and don't call me Ma!"

Our Vaudeville Style Mardi Gras Olio
Mardi Gras!
When the Saints Go Marching In
Down in New Orleans

Intermission Cast Line Up Festivities "Hey Cowboy..."
A Nice Girl The Crawfish Hunter

Bruce Littrell
Ticklin' The Ivories
New Orleans More Mardi Gras Festivities
The Ladies
Mardi Gras Mambo??? The Guys

Our 2017 Spring/Summer Show "Jenny Jones - Spy Catcher!" Press Release, June 2017
(left) Drat [Bruce Littrell], Hedy [Sallie Walker], Dreadnaught[Kevin Morgan], Bonnie Hausknecht, Jenny [Rebecca Haile], Morse [Hunter Buck], (front) Debby [Lori Adams-Miller] The Cast
True Love "We must finish the column."
"Yes, Mr. Dreadnaught" "Where are those letters?"
A Dangerous Woman A Dangerous Team
"He's a dreamboat..." "Darling, I'll never tire of hearing that..."
"You'll catch them soon, Morse" "And now, for our escape!"
The Chase... "Gotcha!"

Our Vaudeville Style "1970's" Olio
"Startin' with some Elton John!"
"The Cast" Cover of the Rolling Stones
The women "Feel the Earth Move". "Jam Session"
"1970's Rockin'" King Tut
Ladies Choice Hunter - channeling Tom Jones "You're No Good!"
Bonnie's Piano Special Star Wars in 5 minutes!
One More of the Cast

Our 2017 Spring/Summer Show "What Became of Nona Jane...or...Brown Gravy Blues" Press Release, February 2017
(top) Henry (middle L to R) Earline [Alexandra DeLong], Sheriff Baylor [Craig Howard[, and Lou May [Daiysa Dowen] (bottom) Joyce Ann [Alicia Cuevas] and Jim Bob [Kevin Morgan] Mark Arnest - Pianist Extraordinaire
The Proposal Lou May the "Looney"
"Heard any good gossip?" "Why on earth would they think that?"
"Mmm mmm, lovin' me some BBQ!" "We'll save the bones for Henry Jones."
"I, Jim Bob Johnson, will save my Joyce Ann!" The Sheriff
Gravy Song "If only I had that gravy recipe..."
"No one will tamper with my entry!" "Henry, my li'l fishaterian."
"Woofer, you're such a good listener!" "Sheriff, save some room for that supper I'm fixin' you."
The Cast Jim Bob and Joyce Ann

Our Vaudeville Style "Surf's Up" Olio
"Hang 10!" On the Boardwalk
Joseph and Alex have a day at the beach!
Intermission with Jolene Havin' a Blast!
"Come dance with me..." Elvis!
Rock A Hula "I love vacation!"
Pineapple Princesses
"I was Swimming..." The Cast
One More of the Cast

Our 2016 Summer/Fall Show "Mary's Peril or Thanks for the Memories" Press Release, June 2016
The Cast

"Oh, Sweet Mary, my love!"

"Well, Sheriff, what'er ya doin'?"

"Just one little kiss!" "Trust me, Sweet Mary." "Keep your hands off Sweet Mary!"

"Oh, Roger..." "Mrs. Dustmore - Get the door!" Awwwwww "Mercy is not a word in my vocabulary!"

Our Vaudeville Style Disney Olio

It's a Small World
Song and Dance with Tenor Sax Solo!
"Kiss the Girl"

"Lookin' for the Tramp" "When you wish upon a star..." "May I have this dance?" "Hey Fellas"

"The Iron Springs Chateau Players 5 minutes!"

Be Our Guest!

Our 2016 Spring/Summer Show "Farther North to Laughter or Buck of the Yukon Part II" Press Release, February 2016
The Cast

"Ta Da!"

"So Brave and Dashing!"

"Oh, you great, big, vonderful Mountie!" "Dudley, how could you!?" "Now we can steal the gold!"

"It's the Mountie way!" "And now, to steal gold..." "Uh, oh..." "You got plan, Darlink?"


"Put 'em up!"


Our Vaudeville Style Broadway Olio

The Cast

Daisya, Bob, Jolene, Jacob and Rebecca

"Play me something nice."

Mama Mia

"Hello, Sailor!"

Bob can dance a little "Sidestep" "Whatever Lola wants...Lola gets.." "I'll Make you Popular!" "Gentry's side effects."

"I Cain't Say No..."

Audience Participation!

The Dentist

Then finish it all off with a little "Grease"!

Our 2015 Summer/Fall Melodrama: "It's Nice of you to Notice" Press Release, June 2015
The Cast "Hiram - What are you doing?!"
"I have plenty of money" "Ah, my dear, We'll be rich! "I'm goin' to take care of you..."
"What are you doin' in this Pit of Snakes?" "What in the devil has happened here?"

Our Vaudeville Style Olio
Lori, Mike, Jolene, Noah, Daisya, and Jake Mark Arnest Can't Stop the Beat!
A 4-hand piano number...using feet? Splish Splash! Hold that Tiger!
A Little Mambo Jolene on her own... Mike sings to all the pretty women

Our 2015 Spring/Summer Melodrama: "Panic on Pikes Peak"
Press Release, February 2015
The full cast with Mike on Piano Bachman (Jacob A.) and Foxy (Cheyenne) hanging on while Bing (Jacob C.) drives and Andy (Mitchell) and Connie (Rebekah) ride shotgun.
On the air live with KOZY "It's my way or the highway, Foxy!" "How would you like to work as actors at KOZY?"
"My Hero!" "Why I could stare at you all day, Miss Foxy!" Will KOZY live to broadcast another day?
Partners? "Yes, Yes, a thousand times Yes!" Making the Magic Happen...

Our Vaudeville Style 1980s Olio
Mitchell, Cheyenne, Jacob, Rebekah, Jake, and Camille "It's a Celebration!" "Prom Night, anyone?"
Don't Worry...Be Happy No one puts Baby in a corner. Come join us with our cheerleader routine!
HAIR BAND! The Chanteuse - beautiful! Mr. Michael Brown

The 2014 Summer/Fall Melodrama: "The Pigskin Perils of Old PU": Press Release, Pigskin Perils
The cast: Brittani, Lee, Jacob, Cheyenne, Daisya, Noah and Mike Hero and Heroine
Villainess and Villain Sweet Hearts? "OH NO! What's going to happen?"
Big D, a true athletic supporter. "But who's going to save the day?" Michael stays the course until the final curtain

The 2014 Summer/Fall Season Vaudeville Style "Doo-Wop" Olio

Daisya, Brittani, Jacob, Cheyenne, Charles and Lee
Surfer Boys The Wizard of Oz, performed in 5 minutes
"Don't Talk Back!" Michael Brown

2014 Spring/Summer Melodrama "The Shanghai Express"       Press Release,Shanghai Express
The cast: Daisya, Anthony, Noah and Madeleine Hero and Heroine
Villain and Vamp "uh, what the...?" "What nefarious scheme are they hatching?"
Our Hero, Davey! Mercy, Our Sweet Heroine Shanghai Lil - Hubba, Hubba! Black Jack Flogg

2014 Season Vaudeville Style "Razzle Dazzle" Olio
Madeleine, Anthony, Daisya, and Noah
Madeleine, Anthony, Daisya, and Noah Mark Arnest

Photographs for the 2014 season were graciously provided by Marcus Photography.

The 2013 Season Melodrama "Danger Ranger Granger"           2013 Press Release
The cast: Tim, Roger, Thomas, Daisya, Anthony and Shannon Hero and Heroine
Villian and Vamp "uh, who are you?" "Watch Out!"
Hubba, Hubba! New Friends
Ranger Granger doesn't take any guff! "Just a little kissy-poo.." Our Sweet Heroine

The 2013 Season Vaudeville Style "Ragtime" Olio
Thomas, Shannon, Roger, Daisya, and Anthony Anthony Guerra
Daisya Dowen unleashed Shannon Urban highlighted The Girls Gone Wild!

Photographs for the 2013 season were graciously provided by Marcus Photography.

The 2012 Holiday Review

The 2012 Season Melodrama, "Code of the West"

The 2012 Season Vaudeville Style "Country" Olio

    The Iron Springs Chateau Melodrama Dinner Theater
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    Manitou Springs, CO 80819
    Phone: (719) 685-5104 or 685-5572
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