CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned re-opening time though it will not be before 1st June 2020 and is most likely to be September (according to some West End producers).
Some shows have been cancelled, or closed early, but many are being rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with the changes - assume that anything posted for April and May is actually postponed or cancelled. Pantomimes are possible but a few venues and shows may not return and larger venues and tours are unlikely to re-appear before 2021 though we have some hope for some panto ....
The Pantomime story of Aladdin and the magic lamp. Fasten your seat belts for a magical ride of mystery, sparkling romance and dazzling adventure. This year's lavish production of Aladdin lets you escape to a world of magic, where adventure beckons. The wicked Abanazer is seeking the magic lamp that contains the all-powerful Genie, so that he can rule the world. Will he succeed? Throw in a magic carpet, a mystical Spirit of the Ring, the Emperor of China, a beautiful princess and a couple of inept policemen and you have all the ingredients for a fantastic tale, great entertainment, packed with songs, slapstick, silliness and audience participation for the whole family. All the fairytale magic of traditional pantomime! Performers Jonathan Wrather (Abanazar), David Perkins (Aladdin), Gemma Naylor (Princess Jasmine), Sean Jones (Wishee Washee), Simon Jessop (Widow Twankey). DirectorSimon Jessop.CompanyThe Gayu Harris Dancers.CompanyThe North Wales School of Dance.