Plan Your Night
CTC’s home base is the black box space at OperaDelaware Studios, located at 4 S. Poplar Street on the Wilmington waterfront. The theater isÂ just blocks from the Amtrak train station and right off Interstate 95. The waterfront area is home to a diverse population reflected in the community’s arts, culture, and nightlife.
Please note that ticket sales at the door are cash or check only. We do not have access to an ATM in our building. We encourage patrons to buy their tickets online ahead of time with our secure box office.
4 South Poplar Street,
Wilmington DE 19801
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From the South
Follow 95 North to Wilmington (Do not take 495). Take exit 6 (Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. and Maryland Avenue). Turn right and follow signs to Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Turn right. Keep to the right and proceed straight ahead. Two blocks past the train station is Poplar Street (the Sunday Breakfast Mission is on the left corner). Turn right under the railroad overpass and take the first left into the parking lot. OPERADELAWARE Studios is the red brick building with three arches.
From the North
Follow 95 South to Wilmington (Do not take 495). Take exit 6 (Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. and Fourth Street). At the first light, proceed straight, keeping to the left. Travel through two more traffic lights; at the second light, turn left onto Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd (large green signs above for 95 South/Maryland Avenue/Trains Station). Proceed straight ahead, keeping to the right of the street. Two blocks past the train station is Poplar Street (the Sunday Breakfast Mission is on the left corner). Turn right under the railroad overpass and take the first left into the parking lot. OPERADELAWARE Studios is the red brick building with three arches.
Parking is free and available in the OPERADELAWARE Studios lot. Directions to the lot are listed above.
General admission for all shows, no assigned seating. Due to the intimate nature of the black box, theater doors are opened at the discretion of the production staff and house management–often close to the show start time. Patrons are encouraged to make use of the upstairs lobby while waiting for the house to open. If you have special needs, please contact us and we will do our best to accommodate. The theater and lobby areas are handicapped-accessible.
Box office opens one hour prior to performance and accepts only cash or check; patrons are encouraged to purchase tickets in advance via our secure website. There is no ATM located in the building.
The lobby area offers light refreshments. Rest rooms are located on the 2nd floor of OperaDelaware and are handicapped-accessible.
WilmingtonÂ offers several first-class options for dining before or after the show, both on the waterfront or downtown. Reservations are recommended for the nearby Chelsea Tavern (302-482-3333), Extreme Pizza (302-384-8012), Iron Hill Brewery (302-472-2739), andÂ Harry’s Seafood Grill (302-777-1500.)