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Newport Playhouse and Cabaret

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Celebrate a birthday

My wife and I had a very enjoyable time. The setup is fairly well organized. We were a bit tired... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Wildwood, Missouri
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Just A Fun Time

Was visiting the area with my wife for the first time. Had checked through tripadvisor prior to... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
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102 Connell Hwy, Newport, RI 02840-1314
(401) 848-PLAY (7529)
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a very enjoyable time. The setup is fairly well organized. We were a bit tired but the late start was mostly due to the logistics of getting everyone setup, fed and seated in the theater. Mostly smoothly done. The meal...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

Was visiting the area with my wife for the first time. Had checked through tripadvisor prior to visit and came across their site. Reserved the dinner/show package. We had a great time. We were well received by all the staff. First was a buffet dinner...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We made our 1st trip for the year & noticed that they had done some remodeling & extra seating was put in. We were up where the bar area used to be & liked the seats. They explained that they had a pipe burst in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank mcriss50
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This playhouse has such great homey plays. There is not a bad seat in the house which only seats a little over 100. Most plays are 20 dollars. There is a buffet before each play. You do not have to do this option. Price is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank ginny524
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Play Dashing through the snow was awful. Playhouse was very cold. Had to wear winter coats the whole time. Buffet was terrible.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank diane1127
Reviewed 30 October 2017

For $50/person you get a buffet, play, and a cabaret show after the play. Drinks are an added expense. The play was called crazy time. It took place in the 1980s. The play was silly but engaging. Richard who played the lead Miles was very...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

My daughter and I took a mother/ daughter getaway to Newport, Rhode Island. My dad and her grandfather had just passed away and we thought seeing a play with the extra plus of a caberet afterward would be a good night out for us. The...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Pati227
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We originally bought tickets for the buffet and show (an absolute steal at $50.00) but the day of realized we would be too late for the buffet. Got there about 15 minutes before curtain and explained the situation to the owner. He could not have...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Dave A
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We attended The Newport Playhouse on September 23 along with our bus tour group. We were disappointed that the play production "Self Help" turned out to be an X rated show. The tour guide who arranged for our going to the Newport Playhouse had from...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank lsdelange
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

This is the second time I have been with the senior center. We always have a great time and great buffet. This time was the Lobster buffet. All I can say is "Awesome ". The play was Self Help and it was the funniest. The...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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23 May 2018|
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Response from ginny524 | Reviewed this property |
My choice would be Remember Me. It is really hard to pick because all the shows are so good. Being your first time I think you will want to go back seeing that you are from Rehobeth. You don't have to do the buffet and that... More
4 November 2015|
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Response from foodlink | Reviewed this property |
They regularly have weekend events. You can look up their schedule for events and dinner specials by just going to google and typing in Newport Playhouse, Newport RI. Their schedules often run afternoon and evening. Looking... More