December 10th, 2014
Pantomimes & Christmas Shows
From musical theatre to the ballet, here is a selection of the best Christmas shows.
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, The Rose Theatre – An army of young actors make up the cast alongside professional actors. Tumbling through an old dusty wardrobe, the Pevensie children discover a world like no other in this CS Lewis’s classic Narnia tale.
Date: 30th November 2014 – 4th January 2015 | Price: £10 – £27
Peter Pan, Polka Theatre – Magic soars to the sky this winter, as Peter Pan and Tinker Bell whisk Wendy and her brothers off to Neverland. Join them in a fantastical world of pirates, mermaids and tick-tocking crocodiles.
Date: 21st November – 14th February 2015 | Price: £11.50 – £17.50
The Nutcracker, London Coliseum – Iconic choreography from The English National Ballet makes this an unmissable Christmas treat for the whole family. And even better if your kids are taking ballet classes, they will love seeing this Christmas performance.
Date: 11th December – 4th January 2015 | Price: £14 – £79
’She’s behind you!’ Older children will love the interactive nature of pantomimes along with the big colourful characters, it’s fun for parents too.
Dick Whittington and his cat, Lyric Hammersmith – The streets of Hammersmith will be paved with gold this Christmas as the Lyric’s traditional panto returns for a 6th spectacular year.
Date: 25th November 2014 – 3rd January 2015 | Price: £15 – £35
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Richmond Theatre – Richmond Theatre patron Jerry Hall will be bringing a touch of glamour to this year’s pantomime, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, as she takes on the role of the Wicked Queen.
Date: 5th December 2014 – 11th January 2015 | Price: £10 – £32
The Santa Claus Science experiment, The Bloomsbury – When Santa experiences a series of mishaps, the elves and some genuine actual scientists need to save the day using science. Find out if Christmas can happen without magic.
Date: 15th December 2014 – 21st December 2014 | Price: £10 – £17.50