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A pick of Pantomime’s and Christmas shows for the family to find in Surrey this December…
HANSEL & GRETEL / DECEMBER 6 – JANUARY 6, 2019 / ROSE THEATRE, KINGSTON
In keeping with Rose Theatre’s annual Christmas tradition, the classic Brothers Grimm tale is brought to life in this awe-inspiring adaptation. Directed by Rosie Jones and featuring a cast of young actors from Rose Youth Theatre, together with professionals, take a wander through the woods with young Hansel and Gretel on their quest to dispel a wicked witch’s curse that’s been placed on their hometown.
For more information, visit www.rosetheatrekingston.org
CINDERELLA / DECEMBER 7 – JANUARY 6, 2019 / YVONNE ARNAUD THEATRE, GUILDFORD
With Cinders desperate to go the ball, will her Fairy Godmother be able to muster some magic in time? Starring Michelle Gayle (EastEnders) as Fairy Godmother, alongside a a cast of returning audience favourites, including Kit Hesketh Harvey, Jamie Brook andThe Eagles very own Peter Gordon.
For more information, visit www.yvonne-arnaud.co.uk
CINDERELLA / DECEMBER 7 – JANUARY 6, 2019 / NEW VICTORIA THEATRE, WOKING
You shall go to the ball! Strictly Come Dancing’s Craig Revel-Horwood stars as The Wicked Stepmother in this year’s Woking pantomime which also features living legend Paul Chuckle stars alongside, playing Baron Hardup.
For more information, visit www.atgtickets.com
SANTA CLAUSE & THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS / DECEMBER 12 – 24 / G LIVE, GUILDFORD
Experience a magical Christmas at G Live as Santa Clause comes to town But some children don’t believe in Santa – can cheeky elves Charlie and Kara change their minds before it’s time to get present-delivering? Find out how the story unfolds at this fantastic family show.
For more information, visit www.glive.co.uk
PANTOMIME ON ICE: SNOW WHITE / DECEMBER 14 – 16 / SPECTRUM LEISURE COMPLEX, GUILDFORD
Witness the wonder as a fairy tale of poisoned apples, Prince Charming and seven dwarves unfolds on Guildford Spectrum’s ice rink, offering an enchanting evening of storytelling and song.
For more information, visit www.guildfordspectrum.co.uk
BEAUTY & THE BEAST / DECEMBER 15 – 29 / DORKING HALLS
Beauty just wants to have fun, and the Beast wants none! Enjoy an exciting adventure in pursuit of love and happiness as a fairy tale of epic proportions is presented to you at Dorking Halls. Expect jokes, songs and merry mayhem.
For more information, visit www.dorkinghalls.co.uk
THE JOLLY CHRISTMAS POSTMAN / DECEMBER 15 – 22 / RIVERHOUSE BARN ART CENTRE, WALTON
Adapted from Janet and Allan Ahlberg’s bestselling children’s book by the acclaimed Story Pocket Theatre company, this brand new show features music and puppetry – a festive family adventure for all to enjoy.
For more information, visit www.riverhousebarn.co.uk
SLEEPING BEAUTY / DECEMBER 23 / ELECTRIC THEATRE, GUILDFORD
Looking for something slightly different this festive season? Why not bring some culture into your kids’ lives via Let’s All Dance’s family-friendly version of this classic ballet. When jealousy gets the better of a fairy, will Sleeping Beauty ever awake from her spell and will the kingdom ever be the same?
For more information, visit www.electric.theatre