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15 June, 2018

Wycombe Swan’s Got Talent! BGT star Mandy Muden joins the cast of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs!

Fresh from last week’s exciting live rounds of Britain’s Got Talent semi-finals, Wycombe Swan is delighted to announce magician and comedian Mandy Muden has joined the cast of this year’s panto and will star as The Magical Mirror in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, alongside Strictly star Brendan Cole from Friday 7 December.


31 May, 2018

FAAAAABULOUS NEWS FOR SWANSEA GRAND, CERI DUPREE JOINS THE CAST OF CINDERELLA,

THE FAIRY GODMOTHER OF ALL PANTOMIMES!


31 May, 2018

A WISH GRANTED FOR ORCHARD THEATRE’S MUST-SEE PANTOMIME! MARTI PELLOW STARS AS ABANAZAR IN ALADDIN!

The Orchard Theatre have announced that Marti Pellow will lead the cast of this year’s spectacular family pantomime Aladdin from Saturday 8 December playing the role of the evil sorcerer Abanazar.


24 May, 2018

DARLINGTON GETS ITS DIVA BACK! ZOE BIRKETT RETURNS TO STAR IN THE HIPPODROME PANTOMIME, ALADDIN!

Having wowed audiences and critics alike in last year’s festive production, Darlington Hippodrome have announced that Darlington’s own diva Zoe Birkett will be back by popular demand to star in this year’s wish-filled pantomime Aladdin alongside actor Robin Askwith, Louie Spence, Eric Potts and Liam Mellor from Saturday 8 December.


18 May, 2018

Mirror mirror on the wall, the HMT panto will be the fairest of them all!

Aberdeen’s His Majesty’s Theatre have announced West End and television leading man Lee Mead will star as the dashing Prince in this year’s must-see pantomime, Snow White. Lee will star alongside returning HMT favourites Alan McHugh and Jordan Young, in the panto from Saturday 1 December.


15 May, 2018

PAVING THE STREETS OF PLYMOUTH GOLD, JOHN PARTRIDGE AND SAMANTHA WOMACK STAR IN

THEATRE ROYAL PLYMOUTH’S PANTOMIME, DICK WHITTINGTON.


14 May, 2018

SHIRLEY BALLAS JOINS JOHN EVANS TO STAR IN THE CITY’S MUST-SEE PANTO, JACK AND THE BEANSTALK

Liverpool Empire have announced that Shirley Ballas, who hit the screens last year as Head Judge on BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing, will make her pantomime debut and lead the cast of this year’s Giant of a spectacular family pantomime, Jack and the Beanstalk, joined by hilarious funny man John Evans as Simple Simon from Friday 14 December.


11 May, 2018

THE KRANKIES COME HOME FOR CHRISTMAS, WITH GAVIN MITCHELL, JONATHAN WATSON AND FRANCES THORBURN

GLASGOW’S SEC ANNOUNCES ITS STARS FOR THE FAIRY GODMOTHER OF ALL PANTOMIMES, CINDERELLA!


4 May, 2018

MIRROR, MIRROR, ON THE WALL, BRENDAN COLE TO STAR IN THE FAIREST PANTOMIME OF THEM ALL!

Wycombe Swan have announced Strictly Come Dancing star, dancer, choreographer and entertainer Brendan Cole will make his pantomime debut in this year’s must-see pantomime spectacular Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs from Friday 7 December 2018.


4 May, 2018

AUDIENCES SET TO FLOCK TO THE CHURCHILL THEATRE - BIRDS OF A FEATHER’S LESLEY JOSEPH…

TO STAR IN CINDERELLA


4 May, 2018

FURTHER STAR CAST ANNOUNCED FOR WALES’ BEAST OF A PANTOMIME!

New Theatre Cardiff have announced a further FOUR stars for this year’s beast of a pantomime, Beauty and the Beast with Ben Richards, Danny Bayne, Adam C Booth and Stephanie Webber joining the cast of Wales’ biggest pantomime, which opens on Saturday 8 December.


2 May, 2018

IAN H WATKINS STEPS ONTO THE SWANSEA GRAND STAGE TO STAR IN CINDERELLA,

THE FAIRY GODMOTHER OF ALL PANTOMIMES!


30 April, 2018

MAYFLOWER THEATRE ANNOUNCES INITIAL PANTOMIME CASTING FOR DICK WHITTINGTON

Mayflower Theatre have announced that soap legend Steve McFadden, funny man Bobby Davro and ultimate pantomime dame Andrew Ryan will star in this year’s must-see Mayflower Theatre pantomime, Dick Whittington from Saturday 15 December.


27 April, 2018

DAWN FRENCH, JULIAN CLARY,  PAUL ZERDIN, NIGEL HAVERS, GARY WILMOT, VINCENT AND FLAVIA TO STAR IN…

SNOW WHITE AT THE LONDON PALLADIUM FOR STRICTLY LIMITED FIVE WEEK RUN


27 April, 2018

MANCHESTER OPERA HOUSE ANNOUNCES ITS UGLY SISTERS!

INITIAL CASTING SEES CORRIE’S CONNOR McINTYRE AND LES DENNIS STAR IN THE CITY’S MUST-SEE FAMILY PANTO, CINDERELLA, THIS CHRISTMAS


24 April, 2018

YOUR WISHES HAVE BEEN GRANTED!

PAUL JAMES CORRIGAN RETURNS TO THE KING’S PANTO HE JOINS THE PREVIOUSLY CONFIRMED ELAINE C SMITH AND JOHNNY MAC IN THIS YEAR’S MUST-SEE PANTOMIME, ALADDIN!


19 April, 2018

WYVERN THEATRE ANNOUNCE SOAP STAR ADAM WOODYATT’S RETURN TO SWINDON

Wyvern Theatre announce soap star Adam Woodyatt's return to Swindon as Abanazar in their sensational family pantomime, Aladdin


17 April, 2018

BRITAIN’S GOT TALENT STAR GEORGE SAMPSON JOINS CANNON AND BALL IN CREWE LYCEUM’S GIANT PANTO!

Crewe Lyceum have announced that Cheshire resident Britain’s Got Talent winner George Sampson will be teaming up with comedy legends Cannon and Ball and street dancing his way down Heath Street to star in the title role of this year’s truly gigantic pantomime, Jack and the Beanstalk from Friday 14 December.


17 April, 2018

Alhambra Theatre’s third wish is granted as Blue’s Simon Webbe stars in Aladdin!

The Alhambra Theatre, Bradford has announced that Blue star Simon Webbe will be joining Billy Pearce and Christopher Biggins, as they embark on a magic carpet ride into Old Peking for this year’s spectacular annual pantomime, Aladdin, from Saturday 8 December.


16 April, 2018

Qdos Entertainment triumph at the Great British Pantomime Awards 2018

The Great British Pantomime Awards returned for their second year, staged last night at New Wimbledon Theatre. The awards, judged by an independent panel of enthusiasts from across the UK, culminated in last night’s event, which saw a host of the biggest panto stars in the country join together and celebrate the art form at a glittering event hosted by the one and only Christopher Biggins.


11 April, 2018

Magical casting! The Strictly sensational Debbie McGee joins the cast of Sleeping Beauty!

Wolverhampton Grand Theatre today announced that the lovely Debbie McGee has joined the cast of this year’s fairytale pantomime SLEEPING BEAUTY joining Doreen Tipton and Ian Adams in the must-see annual festive treat from Saturday 8 December.


9 April, 2018

Dick Whittington at the London Palladium wins at the 2018 Olivier Awards

Following the success of their production of Cinderella in 2016, Qdos Entertainment returned to the world famous London Palladium for the 2017/18 festive season with a spectacular production of Dick Whittington.


28 March, 2018

THREE WISHES GRANTED FOR DARLINGTON HIPPODROME’S NEXT HIGH FLYING, GENIE-US PANTOMIME, ALADDIN

Television and stage star Louie Spence will lead the cast of this year’s spectacular family pantomime Aladdin at Darlington Hippodrome, alongside last year’s returning stars Eric Potts and Liam Mellor from Saturday 8 December.


27 March, 2018

A SECOND WISH GRANTED!

CHRISTOPHER BIGGINS TO STAR IN BRADFORD’S HIGH-FLYING PANTOMIME ADVENTURE, ALADDIN!


16 March, 2018

PAUL MERTON HOPS ABOARD A MAGIC CARPET TO STAR IN THIS YEAR’S NEW WIMBLEDON THEATRE PANTOMIME

New Wimbledon Theatre is pleased to announce that writer, actor, comedian, radio and television presenter Paul Merton will be stepping out from behind the iconic Have I Got News For You desk and donning the heels, making his live pantomime debut as Widow Twankey in this year’s must-see family pantomime, Aladdin, from Saturday 8 December.


16 March, 2018

JONATHAN WILKES AND CHRISTIAN PATTERSON RETURN TO THE POTTERIES THIS CHRISTMAS

The Regent Theatre has today announced the return of pantomime favourites Jonny Wilkes and Christian Patterson in Stoke-on-Trent’s family pantomime adventure, Robin Hood. Jonny will star in the title role while Christian plays Robin Hood’s legendary companion, Friar Tuck


12 March, 2018

LISA RILEY, GARETH THOMAS AND MIKE DOYLE TO STAR IN BEAUTY AND THE BEAST!

Following last year’s record-breaking pantomime run which saw over 60,000 festive theatregoers through its doors, New Theatre Cardiff have announced that television star Lisa Riley, local sporting legend Gareth Thomas and hilarious comic Mike Doyle are to star in this year’s spellbinding family pantomime, Beauty and the Beast from Saturday 8 December.


8 March, 2018

DOREEN TIPTON AND IAN ADAMS RETURN TO GRAND THEATRE PANTOMIME FOR THIRD YEAR!

Wolverhampton Grand Theatre announced today that Doreen Tipton and Ian Adams will return for a third consecutive pantomime season in SLEEPING BEAUTY from Saturday 8 December 2018 – Sunday 13 January 2019.


8 March, 2018

SETTING SAIL TO A NOTTINGHAM NEVERLAND,

JOE PASQUALE AND JOHN CHALLIS TO STAR IN THIS YEAR’S THEATRE ROYAL PANTOMIME, PETER PAN


8 March, 2018

SHANE RICHIE TO STAR IN ROBIN HOOD, MILTON KEYNES THEATRE’S SHERIFF-BUSTING FAMILY PANTOMIME!

Milton Keynes Theatre has announced that television, recording, musical theatre and pantomime star Shane Richie will lead the cast in this year’s spectacular family pantomime, Robin Hood from Saturday 8 December 2018.


5 March, 2018

SWAPPING ERINSBOROUGH FOR THE BECK THEATRE

RYAN THOMAS STARS AS CAPTAIN HOOK IN THIS YEAR’S HIGH-FLYING PANTOMIME ADVENTURE, PETER PAN!


27 February, 2018

TO ME, TO YOU, TO CINDERELLA

The Chuckle Brothers to Star in this year’s New Theatre pantomime


23 February, 2018

KING OF COMEDY BRIAN CONLEY AND FASHIONISTA GOK WAN TO STAR IN CINDERELLA AT BRISTOL HIPPODROME!

Bristol Hippodrome have announced that comedy legend, musical theatre, television and Strictly star Brian Conley and celebrity style guru and television presenter Gok Wan will star in this year’s spectacular production of the Fairy Godmother of all Pantomimes, Cinderella, from Saturday 8 December.


20 February, 2018

YOUR WISHES HAVE BEEN GRANTED!

ELAINE C SMITH AND JOHNNY MAC REUNITE TO STAR IN THIS YEAR’S MUST-SEE PANTOMIME, ALADDIN!


13 February, 2018

THE BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN! CANNON & BALL TO STAR IN CREWE’S GIANT PANTOMIME, JACK AND THE BEANSTALK!

Following the phenomenal success of last year’s pantomime Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Crewe Lyceum have announced that the hilarious Cannon & Ball will be back to star in their third consecutive Crewe panto! Back by overwhelming popular demand, the much-loved pair will star as Tommy and Bobby Trot, brothers to Jack, in the pantomime title Cheshire audiences have certainly bean waiting for.


13 February, 2018

MIRROR, MIRROR, ON THE WALL, HIGH WYCOMBE’S PANTO WILL BE THE FAIREST OF THEM ALL!

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at Wycombe Swan On sale from Tuesday 13 February, 10am


25 January, 2018

Ashley Banjo & Diversity to star in Southend’s Genie-us next pantomime, Aladdin!

Southend Cliffs Pavilion have announced that Ashley Banjo and Diversity will star in Southend’s next must-see pantomime Aladdin, from Friday 14 December 2018.


22 January, 2018

NO PAWS IN PANTO FUN AS THEATRE ROYAL ANNOUNCES GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS FOR 18/19

Newcastle Theatre Royal announces a rip-roaring show for 2018/9 – Goldilocks and The Three Bears, the pantomime that’s just right!


19 January, 2018

CRAIG REVEL HORWOOD TO STAR IN NEXT YEAR’S FAB-U-LOUS NEW VICTORIA THEATRE PANTOMIME, CINDERELLA!

New Victoria Theatre have announced that the Fairy Godmother of all Pantomimes, Cinderella, will entertain festive Surrey theatregoers in next year’s spectacular pantomime from Friday 7 December 2018 starring Craig Revel Horwood.


1 November, 2017

Qdos Entertainment Nationwide Season 2017/2018

Beginning next month, a host of stars from the world of entertainment will light up the stages in thirty-five theatres around the UK for this year’s Qdos Entertainment pantomime season.


26 October, 2017

Qdos Entertainment Relaxed Performances, continuing its commitment to sharing the magic of panto

Qdos Entertainment, the world’s biggest pantomime producer, in partnership with theatres across England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, have been at the forefront of staging Relaxed Performances since 2015 allowing audiences of all abilities to enjoy the magic of pantomime every festive season.


6 September, 2017

Qdos raises more than £1 million for Great Ormond Street Hospital

Qdos Entertainment Group are delighted to announce that they have raised in excess of £1 million for Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity – helping to fund a suite of operating theatres at the hospital which are due to open at the end of this year.


25 April, 2017

Qdos Pantomimes Managing Director Michael Harrison to be awarded Freedom of Newcastle

Leading West End producer Michael Harrison is to be awarded Honorary Freedom of the City of Newcastle upon Tyne in recognition of his services to Newcastle Theatre Royal and its record-breaking pantomime.


3 February, 2017

Record-Breaking Pantomime season for Qdos Entertainment

Qdos Entertainment, the world’s biggest pantomime producer, has released audience figures that have seen the company welcome over 1.6 million theatregoers to the 2016/17 pantomime season, a new attendance record for company now in its 35th year of producing pantomime.


9 January, 2017

ALFIE LOWES SNAPS UP ONE MILLIONTH TICKET TO NORTH EAST’S BIGGEST PANTOMIME SINCE CURRENT STARS DANNY ADAMS AND CLIVE WEBB BEGAN

Fairy tale dreams have come true for one lucky theatre fan who has scooped a show stopping prize after being revealed as the holder of the one millionth ticket for the hugely popular Theatre Royal pantomime.


30 November, 2016

WEST END STAR DANIELLE HOPE JOINS THE CAST OF BIRMINGHAM’S BIGGEST PANTO

With less than one month to go until the opening of Birmingham’s favourite pantomime, Qdos Entertainment and Birmingham Hippodrome are delighted to announce that West End actress and singer DANIELLE HOPE will join JOHN BARROWMAN, STEVE MCFADDEN, THE KRANKIES, JODIE PRENGER and MATT SLACK in this year’s magical, festive production of Dick Whittington in the role of Alice from Mon 19 Dec 2016 – Sun 29 Jan 2017.


16 November, 2016

Don’t leave it any longer to hook your tickets for the all-star pantomime Peter Pan

Hoist the mainsail and steer a course to Neverland with Peter Pan which opens next month at the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford the home of Yorkshire’s biggest pantomime!


4 November, 2016

2016/17 NATIONWIDE PANTOMIME SEASON

22 NOVEMBER 2016 - 29 JANUARY 2017


26 July, 2016

Scarborough-based Qdos Entertainment raises over £855,000 for Great Ormond Street Hospital

Since 2010 Scarborough-based Qdos Entertainment, the world’s biggest pantomime producer, together with its sister company HQ Theatres & Hospitality, have been fund-raising partners for the world-renowned Great Ormond Street Hospital.


20 July, 2016

2016 Britain’s Got Talent winner Lance Corporal Richard Jones to make his panto debut at Swansea Grand Theatre!

Fresh from winning the tenth series of ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent, Lance Corporal Richard Jones will be making magic in this year’s Swansea Grand Theatre’s pantomime Sleeping Beauty, which opens on Friday 9 December 2016.


19 July, 2016

CORRIE STAR RYAN THOMAS SWAPS THE COBBLES FOR CENTRE STAGE IN CINDERELLA

Wyvern Theatre has announced that Coronation Street star Ryan Thomas will make his pantomime debut in the role of Prince Charming in this year’s spectacular family pantomime, Cinderella which opens on Saturday 10 December 2016.


15 July, 2016

MUSICAL THEATRE STAR JODIE PRENGER JOINS THE CAST OF BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME’S PANTOMIME, DICK WHITTINGTON

Birmingham Hippodrome has announced that actress and singer Jodie Prenger will star as Fairy Bow Bells alongside the previously announced cast John Barrowman, Steve McFadden, The Krankies and Matt Slack in the magical pantomime adventure, Dick Whittington.


1 July, 2016

AMANDA HOLDEN TO PLAY THE FAIRY GODMOTHER IN STRICTLY LIMITED FIVE WEEK LONDON PALLADIUM RUN OF CINDERELLA

Amanda Holden will play The Fairy Godmother in Qdos Entertainment’s London Palladium production of Cinderella. Cinderella will run at the London Palladium for five weeks only over the Festive season from Friday 9 December 2016 to Sunday 15 January 2017, with press night on Wednesday 14 December 2016.


29 June, 2016

Birds of a Feather star Pauline Quirke leads the cast of the Beck Theatre’s glittering pantomime, Cinderella!

The Beck Theatre, Hayes, has announced that the popular actress Pauline Quirke will star as the Fairy Godmother in this year’s must-see family pantomime, Cinderella, alongside fellow Birds of a Feather star, her son Charlie Quirke in the role of Dandini.


21 June, 2016

CAST ANNOUNCED FOR THEATRE ROYAL NOTTINGHAM’S ‘GIANT’ OF A PANTOMIME

The Theatre Royal Nottingham has announced its headline cast for this year’s giant pantomime spectacular, Jack and the Beanstalk. Leading the cast will be the legendary comedy-duo The Chuckle Brothers, Benidorm star Tony Maudsley, and The X Factor finalist Chico.


1 June, 2016

Soap-star Charlie Hardwick & S Club 7 favourite Jon Lee set sail for Neverland

The Alhambra Theatre, Bradford has announced that Emmerdale favourite Charlie Hardwick and pop and West End theatre star Jon Lee will headline alongside Bradford panto king Billy Pearce and actor, singer and presenter Darren Day in the swashbuckling pantomime adventure Peter Pan this winter.


26 May, 2016

INITIAL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR STRICTLY LIMITED FIVE WEEK LONDON PALLADIUM RUN OF CINDERELLA

Initial casting is announced today (26 May 2016) for Qdos Entertainment’s London Palladium production of Cinderella. The 32 strong cast will be led by Paul O’Grady as The Wicked Stepmother, Julian Clary as Dandini, Lee Mead as Prince Charming, Paul Zerdin as Buttons, Nigel Havers as Lord Chamberlain and Count Arthur Strong as Baron Hardup. The roles of Cinderella, the Fairy Godmother and the Ugly Sisters will be announced soon.


10 May, 2016

Fashion Guru Gok Wan joins Brian Conley in Robinson Crusoe & the Caribbean Pirates

The Cliffs Pavilion has announced that everyone’s favourite fashionista, television presenter, chef, designer and pantomime star Gok Wan will headline alongside the previously announced Brian Conley in the swashbuckling pantomime Robinson Crusoe & the Caribbean Pirates.


20 April, 2016

Marti Pellow to star in Glasgow’s biggest pantomime at the SECC this Christmas

The SECC Clyde Auditorium has announced that Marti Pellow will lead the cast of Aladdin, the City’s biggest Christmas show, which runs for three weeks only from Saturday 10 to Saturday 31 January 2017.


14 April, 2016

Panto Idol May McFettridge and Pop Idol Gareth Gates to star in this year’s spectacular pantomime, Cinderella!

The Grand Opera House has announced that Gareth Gates will star as Prince Charming in this year’s must-see pantomime Cinderella, alongside Northern Ireland’s Queen of Comedy May McFettridge in the role of the Fairy Godmother.


6 April, 2016

Rugby legend Gareth Thomas scores a starring role in Llandudno’s magical pantomime adventure, Aladdin

Venue Cymru has scored a pantomime try with the news that Welsh rugby star Gareth Thomas will lead the cast of this year’s spectacular family pantomime at Venue Cymru, alongside Llandudno favourite John Evans and local comedian Andy Jones.


5 April, 2016

His Majesty’s Theatre’s record-breaking pantomime team return this festive season in Dick McWhittington!

Back by huge popular demand Elaine C Smith, Alan McHugh and Jordan Young will make a welcome return to His Majesty’s Theatre for this year’s magical pantomime adventure Dick McWhittington.


4 April, 2016

Union J star Jaymi Hensley to star in White Rock Theatre’s swashbuckling family pantomime Peter Pan!

It has been announced that boyband sensation Jaymi Hensley will take on the high-flying title role in East Sussex’s must-see pirate adventure Peter Pan when it flies into the White Rock Theatre this Christmas.


1 April, 2016

Billy Pearce and Darren Day lead the cast of Bradford Alhambra’s swashbuckling pantomime, Peter Pan

Bradford Alhambra’s king of pantomime Billy Pearce boards the Jolly Roger and heads to Neverland to star alongside Darren Day in this year’s swashbuckling pantomime Peter Pan.


23 March, 2016

Simon Webbe and Ashleigh & Pudsey star in Northampton’s giant of a pantomime, Jack and the Beanstalk

Music and theatre star Simon Webbe leads the cast of this year’s spectacular family pantomime Jack and the Beanstalk at Northampton’s Royal & Derngate alongside Britain’s Got Talent winners Ashleigh and Pudsey, from Friday 9 to Saturday 31 December.


21 March, 2016

Linda Robson, Louie Spence and Bobby Davro to star in Wycombe Swan’s Cinderella

Television and stage stars Linda Robson, Louie Spence and Bobby Davro will lead the cast of this year’s spectacular family pantomime Cinderella at Wycombe Swan.


15 March, 2016

Children’s favourite Mr Bloom joins the Grand Theatre’s biggest pantomime cast!

The line-up for Wolverhampton Grand Theatre’s pantomime ALADDIN just got bigger with the announcement of the addition of Ben Faulks to the cast. Starring alongside the previously announced Joe McElderry and Lisa Riley, Ben Faulks - CBeebies’ Mr Bloom - will play the Chief of Peking Police.


15 March, 2016

Lesley Joseph and Duncan James to star in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at the Theatre Royal Plymouth

The Theatre Royal Plymouth announces that Birds of a Feather star Lesley Joseph and Duncan James from Blue will lead the cast of this year’s magical Christmas show Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the fairest pantomime in all the land!


9 March, 2016

New Theatre ‘Hooks’ international superstar David Hasselhoff to star in this year’s swashbuckling pantomime, Peter Pan!

The New Theatre, Cardiff has announced a major casting coup for this year’s forthcoming pantomime Peter Pan, as it has secured global superstar David Hasselhoff at the helm of the panto in the role of Captain Hoff the Hook, Neverland’s ultimate bad boy.


29 February, 2016

Comedy King Brian Conley returns to star in the Cliffs Pavilion pantomime Robinson Crusoe & the Caribbean Pirates

Returning by popular demand Brian Conley makes a welcome return to the Cliffs Pavilion and will lead the cast of this year’s swashbuckling pantomime Robinson Crusoe & the Caribbean Pirates.


24 February, 2016

Comedy Kings Cannon & Ball to star in Aladdin at the Crewe Lyceum

Following on from last year’s smash hit Cinderella, Crewe Lyceum has announced that legendary double act Cannon & Ball will star in this year’s magical pantomime adventure Aladdin.


22 February, 2016

Joe McElderry to lead the cast of Grand Theatre pantomime - Aladdin!

Wolverhampton Grand Theatre today announce that X Factor winner Joe McElderry will star in the title role of this year’s magical pantomime adventure – ALADDIN.


24 November, 2015

Qdos Entertainment reveals glittering 2015/16 pantomime season!

Stars of theatre and screen take to the stage next month for this year’s gilt-edged line-up of Qdos Entertainment pantomimes, 24 of which will come to life across the UK this winter.


7 September, 2015

Disco Legend Dooby Duck to join the cast of Cinderella at Darlington Civic Theatre!

Darlington’s Civic Theatre’s pantomime will have a hugely entertaining disco sequence in the form of the loveable, if a little highly strung, Dooby Duck! Hatched in 1981, Dooby made his stage debut in pantomime alongside the late Les Dawson, which proved so popular it led to a Royal request to appear at the Children’s Royal Variety Performance at the London Palladium.


19 June, 2015

Brendan Sheerin and Niki Evans join Ashleigh & Pudsey in Cinderella - the greatest pantomime of them all!

Channel 4’s popular TV show Coach Trip’s Brendan Sheerin and X Factor finalist Niki Evans have joined the cast of this year’s spectacular family pantomime Cinderella at Darlington Civic Theatre. The news follows the theatre’s recent announcement that Ashleigh Butler leads the cast as Cinderella, with her talented four-legged friend Pudsey.


23 April, 2015

Ballieston belle turns magical mermaid - Michelle McManus is hooked by the Hoff for Peter Pan

The Clyde Auditorium is delighted to announce that Glasgow’s own Pop Idol Michelle McManus will be joining David Hasselhoff and The Krankies in the SECC Clyde Auditorium’s forthcoming pantomime spectacular Peter Pan.


9 April, 2015

Shane Richie announced as Dick Whittington in The Orchard Theatre’s Family Pantomime

The Orchard Theatre has announced that TV star; actor and comedian Shane Richie will star in its pantomime, Dick Whittington which opens on Saturday 12 December 2015.


23 March, 2015

With Joe Pasquale and Duncan James starring in Aladdin, Mayflower Theatre’s 3D pantomime will be everything you could wish for

Mayflower Theatre has announced that Joe Pasquale and Duncan James will star in this year’s magical pantomime adventure Aladdin this Christmas.


20 March, 2015

Comedy Kings Cannon And Ball Set To Star In The New Theatre’s Pantomime

The New Theatre has announced today that comedy kings Cannon and Ball will perform in the fairest panto in all the land, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, at Hull New Theatre this Christmas. The comedy pair will join pop sensation Joe McElderry in the roles as the Wicked Queen’s henchmen!


20 March, 2015

Ashleigh & Pudsey Take The Lead In Darlington Civic Theatre’s Pantomime, Cinderella

Darlington Civic Theatre has announced that Britain’s Got Talent winning act, Ashleigh and Pudsey, are to star in this year’s magical family pantomime, Cinderella.


19 February, 2015

X Factor winner Joe McElderry to star in East Yorkshire’s biggest pantomime

Hull New Theatre has announced that the cast of this year’s pantomime, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, will be led by X Factor winner and pop sensation Joe McElderry as ‘The Man in the Mirror’.


5 February, 2015

Another Fan-dabi-dozi Christmas is in store as The Krankies join the cast of Peter Pan

The SECC and the world’s biggest pantomime producer Qdos Entertainment have today announced that Scottish showbiz legends The Krankies are to return in this year’s Clyde Auditorium pantomime Peter Pan, starring alongside David Hasselhoff, whose casting was announced in December.