He’s behind you! Oh no he’s not…. oh yes he is! Everyone loves a good pantomime. Taking the kids to a panto will make for a great day out this Christmas. Here are 8 great pantos happening throughout the UK this year:
1. Disney Frozen on Ice
Watch your favourite Disney tale come to life in a magical Christmassy setting with Disney’s Frozen on Ice. Sing along to popular hits such as ‘Let it go’, laugh your socks off with the hilarious snowman Olaf and be taken on a magical journey with royal sisters Elsa and Anna. Look out for other Disney favourites such as Mickey and Minnie Mouse, beloved Disney Princesses and many more!
When: 21st – 30th December
Where: The O2, London, SE10 0DX
How: To find out more click here
2. Peppa Pig’s Surprise
Peppa Pig hits the West End this Christmas for a live theatre show with George, Mummy Pig, Daddy Pig and friends! Peppa and George are in for a big surprise, can you guess what it is?
When: 15th December – 7th January
Where: Phoenix Theatre West End, WC2H 0JP
How: Click here for more information
Embark on a magical journey to an exotic land with beautiful princesses, powerful genies and magical carpet rides! Famous faces including Atomic Kitten’s Natasha Hamilton, X Factor’s Sean Smith and Big Brother’s Mark Byron will all be appearing at The Epstein Theatre in Liverpool to bring Aladdin to life on the big stage.
When: 8th December- 8th January
Where: The Epstein Theatre, Liverpool, L1 3DZ
How: To book your tickets follow this link
4. The Snowman
The ideal Christmas show to take the kids to this year. See magical snowmen come to life and watch the enchanting penguins and reindeer dance their way through the glistening winter sky. Help The Snowman adventure to the North Pole to meet Father Christmas – but watch out for Jack Frost!
When: 23rd November – 7th January
Where: The Peacock Theatre, Birmingham, WC2A 2HT
How: Click here for ticket information
5. Beauty and the Beast
Be swept away with the beautiful tale of Beauty and the Beast. With surprising twists and turns, they’ll have you on the edge of your seat shouting and singing out loud.
When: 13th December – 4th January
Where: Harlow Playhouse, Essex, CM20 1LS
How: To book tickets click here
6. Dick Whittington
Now this one is sure to have your sides splitting! If you’re looking for a laugh this Christmas then the hilarious Dick Whittington pantomime in Bolton is perfect for your family. Follow Dick Whittington and his trusty companion Tommy the cat to London to make his fame and fortune, expect many jokes, laughter and singing along the way!
When: 12th December – 1st January
Where: Macron Stadium, Bolton, BL6 6SF
How: To buy tickets click here
Everyone can go to the ball this Christmas with traditional fairy tale of Cinderella taking to the stage in Bournemouth. With the magic of her fairy godmother, and her trusty friend Buttons, will Cinderella find true love and meet her Prince Charming before the clock strikes midnight!
When: 3rd December – 2nd January
Where: Pavilion Theatre, Bournemouth, BH1 2BU
How: Click here for tickets
8. Peter Pan
Help Peter, Wendy and the Lost Boys defeat the pirates and the villainous Captain Hook in the magical land of Neverland this Christmas. With lots of singing, fairy dust and audience participation this one is great for children and adults who never grow up!
When: 10th December – 8th January
Where: New Theatre, Cardiff, CF10 3LN
How: For more information click here