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The RSNO Christmas Concert: The Snowman

A family-friendly concert of carols and seasonal tunes, including the now annual screening of Dianne Jackson's 1982 film of Raymond Briggs' The Snowman with live musical accompaniment, because nothing spells 'Christmas' like a magical fable about the transience of life. Christopher Bell conducts.

Caird Hall, Dundee

Fri 19 Dec

£12.50–£16 (disabled £6.25–£8; under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6) / 01382 434940

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Sat 20 Dec

£15–£35 (disabled/under 26s/mature students/unemployed £7.50–£17.50) / 0141 353 8000

Sleeping Beauty

Perth’s traditional Pantomime for 2014 will be Sleeping Beauty Perth Theatre is being transformed with a huge redevelopment so, this year’s panto will take place at Perth Concert Hall – all the fun of our usual panto but on a bigger scale!

Perth Concert Hall

Fri 19 Dec

£19.50 (£17.50; Children £12.50; Family £14.50) / 01738 621031

Sat 20 Dec

£19.50 (£17.50; Children £12.50; Family £14.50) / 01738 621031

Mon 22 Dec

£19.50 (£17.50; Children £12.50; Family £14.50) / 01738 621031

…and 3 more dates until 26 Dec

Aladdin

Panto veterans Grant Stott, Andy Gray and Allan Stewart take to the stage to present Aladdin complete with special effects.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Fri 19 Dec

£14–£30 (£11–£27) / 0131 529 6000

Sat 20 Dec

£14–£30 (£11–£27) / 0131 529 6000

Sun 21 Dec

£14–£30 (£11–£27) / 0131 529 6000

…and 22 more dates until 17 Jan 2015

Robin Hood: The Panto

A traditional family pantomime based on the famous Sherwood Forest legend, packed with jokes, slapstick comedy, and lovable characters.

The Mill Arts Centre, Banbury

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£10 (£8; £32) / 01295 279002

Fri 16 Jan 2015

£10 (£8; £32) / 01295 279002

Sat 17 Jan 2015

£10 (£8; £32) / 01295 279002

Aladdin

Take a magic carpet ride with the humble washerwoman's son as he helps evil wizard Abanazer to retrieve a gold lamp and unleashes a genie, who grants him three wishes.

Cambridge Arts Theatre

Fri 19 Dec

£10 preview; £12.50–£35; £12.50–£20 disabled (Children £12.50–£17.50) / 01223 503333

  • 18:00 Aladdin Cambridge Arts Theatre

Sat 20 Dec

£10 preview; £12.50–£35; £12.50–£20 disabled (Children £12.50–£17.50) / 01223 503333

  • 19:00 Aladdin Cambridge Arts Theatre

Sun 21 Dec

£10 preview; £12.50–£35; £12.50–£20 disabled (Children £12.50–£17.50) / 01223 503333

  • 19:00 Aladdin Cambridge Arts Theatre
…and 14 more dates until 11 Jan 2015 back to top

Cinderella

Spillers Pantomimes present their take on the classic rags-to-riches fairy tale with song and dance routines a plenty.

Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre

Fri 19 Dec

£13.50–£14.50 / 01698 403120

Sat 20 Dec

£13.50–£14.50 / 01698 403120

Sun 21 Dec

£13.50–£14.50 / 01698 403120

…and 7 more dates until 29 Dec

Cirque Berserk

A large-scale family circus show with jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and stuntmen. Highlights include Hercules the strongman, award-winning clown Tweedy and a hair-raising motorcycle routine from Globe of Death.

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Sat 7 Feb 2015

£28 (£24) / 01892 530613

Sun 8 Feb 2015

£28 (£24) / 01892 530613

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Wed 11 Feb 2015

£17–£23 (£18–£20; Children £16.50 under 16s) / 020 8561 8371

Thu 12 Feb 2015

£17–£23 (£18–£20; Children £16.50 under 16s) / 020 8561 8371

Fri 13 Feb 2015

£17–£23 (£18–£20; Children £16.50 under 16s) / 020 8561 8371

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Fri 20 Feb 2015

£19–£26 (Children £5 under 16s) / 01223 357851

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£19–£26 (Children £5 under 16s) / 01223 357851

Sun 22 Feb 2015

£19–£26 (Children £5 under 16s) / 01223 357851

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Dick Whittington

Family pantomime starring the ever-popular Annie Fannie as the Dame.

Plowright Theatre, Scunthorpe

Fri 19 Dec

£14 / 01724 277733

Sat 20 Dec

£14 / 01724 277733

Sun 21 Dec

£14 / 01724 277733

…and 8 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Robin Hood

A traditional family pantomime based on the ever-popular legend of Sherwood Forest.

Hall For Cornwall, Truro

Sat 20 Dec

£13–£22.50; £12–£18.50 Saver; £14–£26 Peak / 01872 262466

Sun 21 Dec

£13–£22.50; £12–£18.50 Saver; £14–£26 Peak / 01872 262466

Wed 24 Dec

£13–£22.50; £12–£18.50 Saver; £14–£26 Peak / 01872 262466

…and 2 more dates until 28 Dec

Alice's Adventures Underground

Les Enfants Terribles present an immersive, theatrical adaptation, of Lewis Carroll's tale. A fusion of puppetry, music, storytelling and modern circus-theatre, where the audience will find itself at the midst of the action. Not suitable for ages below 11.

The Vaults, London SE1

Thu 9 Apr 2015

£47.50; £65 Premium with access to private bar, post-show; £35 booking required; £65 Premium with access to private bar, post-show; £65 Premium with… / 020 7401 9603

Fri 10 Apr 2015

£47.50; £65 Premium with access to private bar, post-show; £35 booking required; £65 Premium with access to private bar, post-show; £65 Premium with… / 020 7401 9603

Sat 11 Apr 2015

£47.50; £65 Premium with access to private bar, post-show; £35 booking required; £65 Premium with access to private bar, post-show; £65 Premium with… / 020 7401 9603

…and 40 more dates until 30 May 2015 back to top

Beauty And The Beast

Pantomime based on the classic fairy tale with music, comedy and glittering sets.

Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne

Sat 20 Dec

Prices vary / 01323 412000

Sun 21 Dec

Prices vary / 01323 412000

Mon 22 Dec

Prices vary / 01323 412000

…and 15 more dates until 11 Jan 2015

Christmas Spectacular! In Neverland

Join Peter and the Darling children on their adventures as the Co-op Juniors Theatre Company recreate the classic JM Barrie tale.

Snape Maltings Concert Hall

Fri 19 Dec

£10–£20

Dick Whittington And The Pirate Treasure

Join lovable Dick Whittington and his loyal cat for a rags-to-riches magical pantomime extravaganza.

Kenneth More Theatre, Ilford

Fri 19 Dec

£15; £14; £14; £14; £15 (£12; £11; £11; £11; £11; Children £12; Children £11; Children £11; Children £11) / 020 8553 4466

Mon 22 Dec

£15; £14; £14; £14; £15 (£12; £11; £11; £11; £11; Children £12; Children £11; Children £11; Children £11) / 020 8553 4466

Tue 23 Dec

£15; £14; £14; £14; £15 (£12; £11; £11; £11; £11; Children £12; Children £11; Children £11; Children £11) / 020 8553 4466

…and 7 more dates until 16 Jan 2015

Jack And The Beanstalk

A traditional family pantomime with plenty of laughs, songs and audience participation.

Altrincham Garrick Playhouse

Fri 19 Dec

£15 (£13; Children £10 baies & infants; £12) / 0161 928 1677

Sat 20 Dec

£15 (£13; Children £10 baies & infants; £12) / 0161 928 1677

Sun 21 Dec

£15 (£13; Children £10 baies & infants; £12) / 0161 928 1677

…and 9 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Jack and the Beanstalk

A traditional family panto. Join dopey Jack and his celebrity daft mither for plenty of laughs, singing and audience participation.

Byre Theatre, St Andrews

Fri 19 Dec

£11.25–£17.50

Sat 20 Dec

£11.25–£17.50

Sun 21 Dec

£11.25–£17.50

…and 9 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

The Lazy Cow Warwick, Stratford-upon-Avon

Fri 19 Dec

Attic Theatre

£10–£38 / 01789 404600

Sat 20 Dec

Attic Theatre

£10–£38 / 01789 404600

Sun 21 Dec

Attic Theatre

£10–£38 / 01789 404600

…and 4 more dates until 28 Dec

The Webster Theatre, Arbroath

Fri 19 Dec

£7–£14 / 01241 435800

Sat 20 Dec

£7–£14 / 01241 435800

Sun 21 Dec

£7–£14 / 01241 435800

…and 2 more dates until 24 Dec back to top

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

  • Directed by: Ciaran McConville
  • Written by: Theresa Heskins (adapt)

Rose Theatre, Kingston's presentation of the C S Lewis story, featuring local children performing with a professional cast. Adapted by Theresa Heskins and directed by Ciaran McConville.

Rose Theatre, Kingston upon Thames

Fri 19 Dec

Seniors £14–£24; Family £17.50–£20; Family £17.50–£20; Family £17.50–£20 / 0844 482 1556

Sat 20 Dec

Family £17.50–£20; Family £17.50–£20; Family £17.50–£20 / 0844 482 1556

Sun 21 Dec

Family £17.50–£20; Family £17.50–£20; Family £17.50–£20 / 0844 482 1556

…and 7 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Aladdin

A production with all the traditional pantomime ingredients of comedy in abundance, magical sets and Aladdin's cave full of surprises.

Lancaster Grand Theatre

Fri 19 Dec

£9; £10 (£8; £9) / 01524 64695

  • 19:30 Aladdin Lancaster Grand Theatre

Mon 22 Dec

£9; £10 (£8; £9) / 01524 64695

  • 19:30 Aladdin Lancaster Grand Theatre

Tue 23 Dec

£9; £10 (£8; £9) / 01524 64695

  • 19:30 Aladdin Lancaster Grand Theatre
…and 3 more dates until 30 Dec

Cinderella

  • Directed by: Will Whelton

Classic tale directed by Will Whelton.

Clonter Opera Theatre, Congleton

Fri 19 Dec

£12.50–£20 (£10.50–£18) / 01260 224514

  • 19:30 Cinderella Clonter Opera Theatre, Congleton

Sat 20 Dec

£12.50–£20 (£10.50–£18) / 01260 224514

  • 19:30 Cinderella Clonter Opera Theatre, Congleton

Sun 21 Dec

£12.50–£20 (£10.50–£18) / 01260 224514

  • 18:00 Cinderella Clonter Opera Theatre, Congleton

Tue 23 Dec

£12.50–£20 (£10.50–£18) / 01260 224514

  • 19:30 Cinderella Clonter Opera Theatre, Congleton

Jack Frost's Frozen Christmas

An adventure show set at the North Pole, where Santa and his elves are preparing for Christmas. Starring X-Factor's Marcus Collins as Billy and Richard David-Caine from CBeebies as the wicked Jack Frost.

Pavilion Theatre, Worthing

Fri 19 Dec

£11.60 adv; £20 (Children £17.75; £16.25; £16.25) / 01903 206206

Sat 20 Dec

£11.60 adv; £20 (Children £17.75; £16.25; £16.25) / 01903 206206

Sun 21 Dec

£11.60 adv; £20 (Children £17.75; £16.25; £16.25) / 01903 206206

…and 9 more dates until 1 Jan 2015

Peter Pan

A spectacular family pantomime with impressive music, energetic dance routines, lots and lots of laughter.

Sands Centre, Carlisle

Fri 19 Dec

£12.50–£17.50 / 01228 633766

Sat 20 Dec

£12.50–£17.50 / 01228 633766

Sun 21 Dec

£12.50–£17.50 / 01228 633766

…and 7 more dates until 30 Dec back to top

Shrek the Musical

  • Directed by: Nigel Harman
  • Written by: David Lindsay-Abaire (lyrics)

Based on the award-winning DreamWorks animation film, Shrek the Musical comes direct from London, where it was seen live on stage by nearly a million people. This production is directed by Nigel Harman, who starred as Lord Farquaad in the West End show and won the 2012 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a…

Birmingham Hippodrome

Tue 31 Mar 2015

£27.50–£45 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 1 Apr 2015

£27.50–£45 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 2 Apr 2015

£27.50–£45 / 0844 338 5000

…and 21 more dates until 26 Apr 2015

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Tue 20 Oct 2015

£15–£45 / 0844 871 3014

Wed 21 Oct 2015

£15–£45 / 0844 871 3014

Thu 22 Oct 2015

£15–£45 / 0844 871 3014

…and 15 more dates until 8 Nov 2015

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£17–£50 / 01224 641122

Fri 23 Jan 2015

£17–£50 / 01224 641122

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£17–£50 / 01224 641122

…and 6 more dates until 7 Feb 2015

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Jack And The Beanstalk

A traditional family pantomime starring Coronation Street star Charlie Condou.

Princes Theatre, Clacton-on-Sea

Fri 19 Dec

£13.50 ( £12.50; £46; Children £12.50 under 16s)

Sat 20 Dec

£13.50 ( £12.50; £46; Children £12.50 under 16s)

Tue 23 Dec

£13.50 ( £12.50; £46; Children £12.50 under 16s)

…and 2 more dates until 2 Jan 2015

Jack And The Beanstalk

A traditional family pantomime based on the ever-popular fairy tale about the boy with the magic beans, featuring Amy Forrest, Simon Austin, Abigail Stock and Howie Watkins.

Haverhill Arts Centre

Fri 19 Dec

£12.50–£40 / 01440 714140

Sat 20 Dec

£12.50–£40 / 01440 714140

Sun 21 Dec

£12.50–£40 / 01440 714140

…and 2 more dates until 28 Dec

Puss In Boots & The Three Musketeers

Festive performance based on classic children's characters featuring David Artus as Puss In Boots and Ben Heath as Dame Rosebud.

Villa Marina Royal Hall, Isle of Man

Sat 20 Dec

£17 (Children £13 under 16s; £52) / 01624 686801

Mon 22 Dec

£17 (Children £13 under 16s; £52) / 01624 686801

Tue 23 Dec

£17 (Children £13 under 16s; £52) / 01624 686801

…and 6 more dates until 3 Jan 2015

Santa Claus and the Magical Christmas Journey

A proper Christmassy treat for young and the not-so-young who're unwilling to let go of the dream. Santa's off on a magical adventure and – guess what? – you're invited. Ace!

G Live, Guildford

Sat 20 Dec

£13.50; £13.50 (Children £12.50; Children £12.50; £46; £54) / 0844 770 1797

Mon 22 Dec

£13.50; £13.50 (Children £12.50; Children £12.50; £46; £54) / 0844 770 1797

Tue 23 Dec

£13.50; £13.50 (Children £12.50; Children £12.50; £46; £54) / 0844 770 1797

Wed 24 Dec

£13.50; £13.50 (Children £12.50; Children £12.50; £46; £54) / 0844 770 1797

New Wimbledon Theatre, London SW19

Sat 20 Dec

Studio

£14.50–£16.50 / 0844 871 7646

Sun 21 Dec

Studio

£14.50–£16.50 / 0844 871 7646

Mon 22 Dec

Studio

£14.50–£16.50 / 0844 871 7646

…and 2 more dates until 24 Dec back to top