It’s that time of year when it’s time to shout out ‘he’s behind you’, or join in with a good old sing song at a Christmas pantomime. Whether you like the big all bells and whistles performances featuring ‘big stars’ or something a bit more relaxed and closer to home there’s plenty of panto’s to choose from. Get your tickets booked and spend some quality time with family and friends at one of the great local shows ☺
Waterside Theatre – Exchange Street, Aylesbury, HP20 1UG
13th Dec – 5th Jan
Staring Anita Dobson as the evil fairy Carabosse with show-stopping song and dance, larger than life characters, colourful costumes and spectacular sparkling sets.
Robin Hood & The Babes in The Wood
Queens Park Arts Centre, Aylesbury, HP21 7RT
13th – 29th December
Jack and the Beanstalk
The Curzon Centre – Maxwell Road, Beaconsfield, HP9 1RG
23rd Dec – 27th Dec
Jack sells cow for a handful of beans…well, you know the rest. All the traditional panto madness is on offer, with slapstick, splat and the rock throwing finale. Go on, treat yourself to a traditional family show.
Burnham Park – Windsor Lane, Burnham, Bucks, Sl1 7HR
23rd Nov, 2pm. Tickets £8 adult, £5 child. For tickets call 01628 550380
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Alice in Wonderland
St Peter Players – Chalfont St Peter Community Centre, Gravel Hill, Chalfont St Peter, SL9 9QX
This delightful children’s story full of fun with music.
12th – 15th December
For more details contact Ruth Corner on: 07815 157823
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
The Elgiva Theatre – St Mary’s Way, Chesham, HP5 1HR
5th Dec – 4th Jan
A stunning brand new, glittering production with all the favourite characters from Oz.
Wycombe Swan – St Mary Street, High Wycombe, HP11 2XE
7th Dec – 5th Jan
Starring Eastender’s Shane Ritchie. With spectacular special effects, comedy in abundance and lots of audience participation, this will be a family-friendly panto you won’t want to miss.
Jack and the Beanstalk
Masque Players of West Wycombe – West Wycombe Village Hall
Thursday 5th – Saturday 7th December
Shelley Theatre, Pound Lane, Marlow, SL2 2AE
4th – 8th December
Milton Keynes Theatre – Marlborough Gate, Central Milton Keynes, MK9 3NZ
6th Dec – 5th Jan
Stanton Campus Theatre – Stantonbury, Milton Keynes, MK14 6BN
21st Dec – 4th Jan
Mother Goose thinks she’s hit the jackpot when her goose Priscilla starts laying golden eggs. But will her new found fortune bring happiness? This classic family favourite sure has the Eggs Factor, you’d be quackers to miss it!
Stoke Poges Players – The Village Centre, Rogers Lane, Stoke Poges, SL2 4LP
28th – 30th November
Box office: Linda Miles – 01753 677032
Watford Palace Theatre
A proper family panto with live musicians, witty storytelling, stunning sets and costumes and heartfelt performances from first-rate actors, plus plenty of audience participation.
6th Dec – 28th Dec
Theatre Royal Windsor – Thames Street, Windsor, SL4 1PS
4th Dec – 5th Jan
Kevin Cruise and Steven Blakeley will be returning to entertain audiences again at Theatre Royal Windsor.