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Monday 24th April 2017

 

Venue Production Cast Dates
 
His Majesty's Aberdeen
Jimmy Osmond
Alan McHugh
Jordan Young
2nd Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18
 
Grand Opera House, Belfast
May McFettridge 2nd Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18
 
Birmingham Hippodrome
Matt Slack 19th Dec '17 - 28th Jan '18
 
Alhambra, Bradford
Billy Pearce
Coleen Nolan
16th Dec '17 - 28th Jan '18
 
Bristol Hippodrome
  9th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18
 
Churchill Theatre, Bromley
Jessie Wallace
Pete Firman
Jason Sutton
2nd - 31st Dec '17
 
New Theatre, Cardiff
  9th Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18
 
Lyceum Theatre, Crewe
Cannon and Ball 16th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18
 
Darlington Hippodrome
  9th Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18
 
Orchard Theatre, Dartford
Louie Spence 9th - 31st Dec '17
 
Kings Theatre, Edinburgh
Allan Stewart
Andy Gray
Grant Stott
2nd Dec '17 - 21st Jan '18
 
King's Theatre, Glasgow
Elaine C. Smith 2nd Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18
 
Scottish Event Campus, Glasgow
Gayle Telfer-Stevens
Louise McCarthy
16th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18
 

White Rock Theatre, Hastings

Honey G 15th - 31st Dec '17
 

Beck Theatre, Hayes

  9th - 31st Dec '17
 

Wycombe Swan, High Wycombe

Ashleigh, Pudsey & Friends

Chris Jarvis

9th - 31st Dec '17
  Hull New Theatre  

7th - 31st Dec '17

 

The Empire Theatre, Liverpool

Duncan James

Jodie Prenger

John Evans

16th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18
 

Venue Cymru, Llandudno

  9th - 31st Dec '17
 

London Palladium

Julian Clary

Nigel Havers

Paul Zerdin

9th Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18

 

 

9th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Milton Keynes Theatre

Brian Conley

9th Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18

 

Theatre Royal,

Newcastle upon Tyne

Clive Webb

Danny Adams

Chris Hayward

28th Nov '17 - 21st Jan '18

 

Theatre Royal, Nottingham

 

9th Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18

 

Royal and Derngate, Northampton

Paul Nicholas
Jaymi Hensley
Sheila Ferguson

8th - 31st Dec '17

 

Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Steve McFadden

15th Dec '17 - 13th Jan '18

 

Richmond Theatre

Christopher Biggins

9th Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18

 

Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

Craig Revel Horwood

The Chuckle Brothers

15th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '19

 

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend

 

16th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Regent Theatre, Stoke on Trent

Jonathan Wilkes
Christian Patterson

15th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Grand Theatre, Swansea

 

15th Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18

 

Wyvern Theatre, Swindon

Adam Woodyatt

2nd - 31st Dec '17

 

New Wimbledon Theatre

 

9th Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18

 

New Victoria Theatre, Woking

Shane Richie

9th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Grand Theatre,

Wolverhampton

Gareth Gates

Lisa Riley

Ian Adams

Doreen Tipton

Adam C Booth

9th Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18

Professional Productions Listed By Venue

Producer Venue Production Cast Dates
 

The Coliseum, Aberdare


written and directed by Richard Tunley 

Frank Vickery

1st - 10th Dec '17
 

Princes Hall, Aldershot

  8th Dec '17 - 2nd Jan '18

Aylesbury Waterside

Su Pollard

8th - 31st Dec '17
The Broadway, Barking Handbill 30th Nov - 31st Dec '17

Forum Theatre, Barrow-in-Furness

  13th - 30th Dec '17

The Towngate Theatre Basildon and

Simon Fielding Ltd. present

Towngate Theatre, Basildon

Simon Fielding

Sophie Ladds

28th Nov '17 - 2nd Jan '18

The Anvil, Basingstoke

 

14th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

Theatre Royal, Bath

Jon Monie

Nick Wilton

7th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

  Regal Community Theatre, Bathgate

Aladdin

 

12th - 30th Dec '17

 

Civic Hall, Bedworth

 

2nd - 29th Dec '17

 

Forum Theatre, Billingham

 

2nd Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham

Bradley Walsh

Martin Kemp

20th - 24th Dec '17

A Stageworks Worldwide Production

King George's Hall, Blackburn

 

10th - 31st Dec '17

Grand Theatre, Blackpool

Steve Royle

5th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

A SellADoor Family Production


Winter Gardens, Blackpool

 

16th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

Gerry Graham Pantos and Productions

Macron Stadium, Bolton

Stu Francis

Joe Maw

Dwain Haydn

Paul Flanagan

Mike Raymond

Holly-Robyn Harrison

11th - 24th Dec '17

Bournemouth Pavilion

 

2nd Dec '17 - 1st Jan '18

 
South Hill Parks Arts Centre, Bracknell

Beauty and the Beast

 

30th Nov '17 - 3rd Jan '18

 

The Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds

Dick Whittington

 

1st Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18

CTP Pantomimes and Buxton Opera House

Buxton Opera House

 

9th - 31st Dec '17

A Camberley Theatre Production

Camberley Theatre

 

12th - 31st Dec '17

 

Prince of Wales, Cannock

Snow White and Seven Dwarfs

  22nd - 30th Dec '17

Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury

Ben Roddy

Lloyd Hollett

24th Nov '17 - 14th Jan '18

Enchanted Entertainment

Sands Centre, Carlisle

 

11th - 31st Dec '17

Central Theatre, Chatham

 

7th - 31st Dec '17

One From The Heart Productions

Civic Theatre, Chelmsford

  29th Nov '17 - 7th Jan '18
  Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham

Tweedy

24th Nov '17 - 7th Jan '18

Chesterfield Theatres

Sam Attwater

2nd Dec '17 - 2nd Jan '18

 

Princes Theatre, Clacton on Sea

   

9th Dec '17 - 1st Jan '18

 

Mercury Theatre, Colchester

Dale Superville
Antony Stuart-Hicks

25th Nov '17 - 14th Jan '18

 

Theatr Colwyn, Colwyn Bay

Steve Bloor

Stuart Loughland

Libby Edwards

23rd Dec '17 - 6th Jan '18

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

 

22nd Nov '17 - 13th Jan '18

The Hawth, Crawley

Stephen Mulhern

Michael J Batchelor

8th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

The Arena, Derby

 

5th - 31st Dec '17

Diss Corn Hall

written by Tom Beard

 

16th - 26th Dec '17

 
Cast, Doncaster
 

1st - 31st Dec '17

 

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Billy Mack

8th - 27th Dec '17

Grove Theatre, Dunstable

 

8th Dec '17 - 2nd Jan '18

 

Gala Theatre, Durham


written by Neil Armstrong and Paul Hartley

 

23rd Nov '17 - 6th Jan '18

Chequer Mead Theatre, East Grinstead

written by Tom Beard

directed by Maurice Thorogood

Maurice Thorogood

16th - 31st Dec '17

Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne

 

8th Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18

Ellesmere Port Civic


written by Anton Benson 
 

16th - 21st Dec '17

 

Millfield Theatre, Edmonton (London)

 

23rd Nov - 31st Dec '17

 

The Maltings, Ely

Terry Gauci

22nd Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18

Kickline

Exeter Corn Exchange

Cinderella

Laura Faulkner

Show Website

9th Dec '17 - 1st Jan '18

 

Exeter Northcott Theatre

written by Tony Lidington and Steve Bennett

directed by Tony Lidington

Steve Bennett

2nd Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Pavilion Theatre, Exmouth

 

Stuart Earp

Gary Amos

22nd Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

Ferneham Hall, Fareham

   

8th - 31st Dec '17


in association with Wyre Borough Council

Marine Hall, Fleetwood

  Robert Brendan 

7th - 10th Dec '17

 

Glasgow Pavilion

Liam Dolan
Dean Park
Christian
Stephen Purdon
Grado
Holly Jack
Nicola Park
Joyce Falconer

30th Nov '17 - 14th Jan '18

Ohyesitiz Productions

Gorleston Pavilion

Cinderella Des Barritt
Thomas Howes

6th - 30th Dec '17

 

Guildhall Arts Centre, Grantham

   

9th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

Woodville Hall Theatre, Gravesend

Linda Lusardi
Cleopatra
Ant Payne
Rob Forknall
Lucy Reed

Handbill

9th Dec '17 - 1st Jan '18

 

Thameside Theatre, Grays

   

1st Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

  Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock     

8th - 30th Dec '17

 

Greenwich Theatre

Cinderella

written by Andrew Pollard

 

17th Nov '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Grimsby Auditorium

   

15th - 28th Dec '17

 

Yvonne Arnaud, Guildford

 

8th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Hackney Empire Theatre

written and directed by Susie McKenna

music by Steven Edis

 

18th Nov - 31st Dec '17

  Victoria Theatre, Halifax   

Neil Hurst

Adam Stafford

16th Dec '17 - 6th Jan '18

 

The Playhouse, Harlow

Peter Pan

 

1st - 31st Dec '17

 

The Harpenden Public Halls

 

Luke Roberts

Chris Law

Ernie Almond

Jen Pringle

9th - 22nd Dec '17

 

Harrogate Theatre

 

6th Dec '17 - 21st Jan '18

Haverhill Arts Centre Aladdin Bobby Dazzler

20th - 30th Dec '17

 

The Courtyard, Hereford

Phylip Harries

25th Nov '17 - 6th Jan '18

  Heywood Civic Centre     

16th - 26th Dec '17

Queens Theatre, Hornchurch

 

30th Nov '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

The Capitol, Horsham

Chris Edgerley

8th - 31st Dec '17

Tony Peers Productions


The Princess Theatre, Hunstanton
 

2nd Dec '17 - 1st Jan '18

 

Kenneth More Theatre, Ilford

Marc Seymour

7th Dec '17 - 13th Jan '18

  New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich 

 

23rd Nov '17 - 27th Jan '18

Enchanted Entertainment

Ipswich Regent Theatre

 

16th - 31st Dec '17

  Eden Court Theatre, Inverness     

5th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

The Lighthouse Theatre, Kettering

     
 

Palace Theatre, Kilmarnock

  Fraser Boyle
Gary Morrison 

25th Nov - 30th Dec '17

 

Corn Exchange, Kings Lynn

   

8th - 31st Dec '17


in association with Knowsley Council 
Knowsley Leisure & Culture Park Theatre, Knowsley    Robert Brendan 

2nd - 5th Dec '17

  Royal Spa Centre, Leamington Spa    JP McCue
Sean Dodds 

2nd - 31st Dec '17

The Leatherhead Theatre

written and directed by Tom Beard

Paul Tate
Tom Beard

20th - 30th Dec '17

 

The Carriageworks, Leeds

 

Jez Edwards

1st Dec '17 - 6th Jan '18

 

City Varieties, Leeds

   

24th Nov '17 - 7th Jan '18

  De Montfort Hall, Leicester    Richard McCourt
Sam Bailey
Martin Ballard
David Lonsdale

16th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Garrick Theatre, Lichfield

  Sam Rabone
Ben Thornton

1st - 31st Dec '17

Lincoln Drill Hall

 

8th Dec '17 - 2nd Jan '18

 

Theatre Royal, Lincoln

 

4th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

The Echo Arena, Liverpool

Leanne Campbell

15th - 24th Dec '17

 

Epstein Theatre, Liverpool

 

8th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

Town Hall, Loughborough

 

25th Nov '17 - 7th Jan '18

Marina Theatre, Lowestoft

Mark Read

Terry Gleed

13th Dec '17 - 1st Jan '18

 

Hazlitt Theatre, Maidstone

 

1st - 31st Dec '17

Vexx Pantomimes Ltd

Maidstone TV Studios

James Sutton

Lloyd Daniels

Amelia Lily

Pascal Craymer

Dave Short

Jazmin Patey-Ford

15th Dec '17 - 6th Jan '18

 

Festival Theatre, Malvern

 

Alison Hammond

14th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

Palace Theatre, Mansfield

Mark Little

2nd Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Melton Theatre, Melton Mowbray

 

Stuart Earp

Gary Amos

15th - 21st Dec '17

Extravaganza Productions 

Middlesbrough Theatre

Denna Payne

Scott Gallagher

Terry Ashe

8th Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18

 
Middleton Arena 

Wendy Abrahams

Theo The Mouse

30th Nov - 27th Dec '17

 

Theatr Clwyd, Mold


written by Peter Rowe

 

24th Nov '17 - 20th Jan '18

  Motherwell Theatre

Jack and the Beanstalk

 

18th Nov '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Floral Pavilion, New Brighton

   

14th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Palace Theatre, Newark

   

8th Dec '17 - 3rd Jan '18

 

Corn Exchange, Newbury

 

1st Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

The Medina Theatre, Newport, Isle of Wight

Snow White and Seven Dwarfs   22nd - 31st Dec '17
 

Riverfront Theatre, Newport

Aladdin  

5th  Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

The Pantodrome, Time Square Newcastle Denise Welch
Stephen R Sullivan
11th - 30th Dec '17

Enchanted Entertainment

Tyne Theatre and Opera House, Newcastle Snow White and Seven Dwarfs Charlie Richmond 8th - 31st Dec '17

The Deco, Northampton

Nick Cochrane
Lydia Lucy
Colin Ridgewell
Chris Wills

8th - 30th Dec '17


The Grange Theatre, Northwich
 

10th - 31st Dec '17

  Northwich Memorial Court Theatre 

written by

Anton Benson, Ryan Greaves and Steve Wood

directed by Ryan Greaves

choreographed by Beth Portman

Ryan Greaves
Keeley Fitzgerald 

9th Dec '17 - 1st Jan '18

 

Theatre Royal, Norwich

Sleeping Beauty

written and directed by Richard Gauntlett
Richard Gauntlett
Ben Langley

13th Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18

Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company

Playhouse Theatre, Nottingham

Sleeping Beauty  

1st Dec '17 - 20th Jan '18

 

Coliseum Theatre, Oldham


written by Fine Time Fontayne and Kevin Shaw

directed by Kevin Shaw

 

11th Nov '17 - 13th Jan '18

 

Oxford Playhouse

Jack and the Beanstalk  

24th Nov '17 - 7th Jan '18

 
The Cresset, Peterborough 
   

9th - 30th Dec '17

  The Key Theatre, Peterborough     

7th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

Princess Theatre, Port Talbot  

1st - 7th Dec '17

 

Grand Pavilion, Porthcawl

  Jolyon Dixon
Nathan Guy

15th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth

 

14th - 31st Dec '17

The Wyllyotts Theatre, Potters Bar

   

8th - 31st Dec '17

 

Preston Guild Hall

Phil Walker

7th Dec '17 - 3rd Jan '18

 

The Radlett Centre, Radlett

 

9th - 31st Dec '17

 

Hexagon Theatre, Reading

  Justin Fletcher
Paul Morse 

9th Jan '17 - 7th Jan '18

The Palace Theatre, Redditch

Jai McDowall
Dave Benson Phillips

6th - 31st Dec '17

 

 

Harlequin Theatre, Redhill

 

Neil Wheatley
Simon Bashford

Abigail Welford

8th - 31st Dec '17

 

Pavilion Theatre, Rhyl

   

14th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 
The Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond
The Wizard of Oz  

7th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

Watersmeet, Rickmansworth

   

7th - 31st Dec '17

 

Gracie Fields Theatre, Rochdale


written by Anton Benson  
 

22nd - 31st Dec '17

Civic Theatre, Rotherham

 

30th Nov '17 - 7th Jan '18

The Brindley Arts Centre, Runcorn

 

11th Dec '17 - 14th Jan '18

 

Salisbury Playhouse

written by Andrew Pollard

directed by Ryan McBryde

 

2nd Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

The Stag, Sevenoaks

  Ed Petrie
Bob Carolgees and Spit
Danny Beard
Keith Jack

Jasette Amos
Sapphire Elia

Handbill

1st Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield

Mother Goose

directed by Paul Hendy

Damian Williams 

8th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18


Ropetackle Arts Centre, Shoreham

written and directed by Tom Beard

 

13th - 30th Dec '17

 

Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury

  Brad Fitt
Matt Dallen

29th Nov '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Swallow Leisure Centre, Sittingbourne 

  Robert Brendan 

15th - 27th Dec '17

  The Core Theatre, Solihull
written by Malcolm Stent
directed by Marcus Fernando
Malcolm Stent

8th - 31st Dec '17

 

Southport Theatre

  Sam Kane

15th Dec '17 - 6th Jan '18

New Pantomime Productions 

Kings Theatre, Southsea

Marcus Patrick
Jack Edwards

5th Dec '17 - 1st Jan '18

  Custom House, South Shields 

written and directed by Ray Spencer

Ray Spencer
David John Hopper 

28th Nov '17 - 6th Jan '18

 

South Holland Centre, Spalding

   

9th - 31st Dec '17

Albans Arena, St. Albans

Bob Golding

7th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

Regal Entertainments

Theatre Royal, St. Helens

Lucy-Jo Hudson
Jay Lusted

2nd Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

  Stamford Arts Centre, Stamford     

4th - 7th Jan '18

 
The Alun Armstrong Theatre, Stanley
 

12th - 24th Dec '17

 
Stafford Gatehouse Theatre 

written by Peter Rowe

 

7th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Gordon Craig Theatre, Stevenage

 

Cliff Parisi

2nd Dec '17 - 28th Jan '18

 

Macrobert Arts Centre, Stirling

written and directed by Johnny McKnight

Johnny McKnight

24th Nov - 31st Dec '17

Extravaganza Productions 

Stockport Plaza

Brian Capron

Ted Robbins

1st Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Theatre Royal, Stratford East (London)

 

27th Nov '17 - 13th Jan '18

 
Sunderland Empire 
 

Bill Ward

15th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, Taunton

Chris Britton

Clare McCreadie

Sam Stay

Marcus Ayton

Georgina Hendry

Emily Jane Brooks

9th - 23rd Dec '17

The Place Theatre, Telford

 

6th - 31st Dec '17

 

Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury

Sleeping Beauty

 

written and directed by Ben Crocker

 

2nd - 31st Dec '17

New Pantomime Productions 

Princess Theatre, Torquay

 

8th - 31st Dec '17

 

The Parc and Dare, Treorchy

Frank Vickery

16th - 24th Dec '17

 

Hall for Cornwall, Truro

 

5th - 31st Dec '17

 

Palace Theatre, Watford

 

1st - 30th Dec '17

 

Playhouse, Weston-Super-Mare

 

9th - 31st Dec '17

CWE Productions

CW Entertainment, Welwyn Garden City

Beauty and the Beast

 

directed by Helen Crosse

Michael Totton

9th - 31st Dec '17

 

The SSE Arena, Wembley (London)

Bradley Walsh

Martin Kemp

29th - 30th Dec '17

Made to Measure Pantomimes

Weymouth Pavilion Theatre

 

9th Dec '17 - 1st Jan '18

 

Whitley Bay Playhouse

Cinderella

Ray Quinn

Steve Walls

Double Trouble

Jessica Pease

2nd Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

Ron Martin Management and Born2Perform

Tivoli Theatre, Wimborne  

15th Dec '17 - 1st Jan '18

 

Theatre Royal, Winchester

Peter Pan

 

written and directed by James Barry

 

5th Dec '17 - 1st Jan '18

 

Theatre Royal, Windsor 

 

29th Nov '17 - 7th Jan '18

Worcester Repertory Company

Swan Theatre, Worcester

Sleeping Beauty

 

written by Chris Jaeger and Ben Humphrey

Ben Humphrey

4th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

The Pavilion, Worthing

   

1st Dec '17 - 1st Jan '18

Octagon Theatre, Yeovil

 

8th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 
York Barbican 

Shane Lynch
Ben Adams
Ricky Norwood
Michael Starke
Ben Ofoedu
Anna Kumble
Jaz Ellington

Handbill

21st - 31st Dec '17

Three Bears Productions 
Grand Opera House, York 

 

15th Dec '17 - 7th Jan '18

 

Theatre Royal, York

Jack and the Beanstalk

Berwick Kaler
Martin Barrass 

14th Dec '17 - 3rd Feb '18

 

 

Professional Productions Listed By Production Company

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