Just before Christmas why not take the kids to the panto; it makes for a brilliant night for all the family.
Buxton Opera House: Aladdin - 12th Dec to 1st Jan 07
Hop on a magic carpet and join Aladdin and his wonderful lamp in this year’s action-packed Christmas Pantomime at Buxton Opera House from the 12th December to the 1st January.
Juliette Kaplan (Pearl from Last of the Summer Wine) and Henry Luxemburg (Toby from Hollyoaks) take the starring roles as Slave of the Ring and Aladdin; with Stirling Rodger making his eighth appearance as Buxton’s favourite Dame.
Evening performances start at 6.30pm and 7pm and Matinee performances start at 1pm, 2pm and 2.30pm. Tickets for Aladdin are priced from £11.50 to £17. For further details or to make a booking please call the Box Office on 0845 127 2190.
Derby Play House: A Christmas Carol - 2nd Dec to 20th Jan 07
The timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge has captivated generations of theatre goers over the years and remains one of the best-loved of all Christmas stories. Ben Roberts returns to make Scrooge's journey from misery to merriment in this acclaimed production.
Evening performances start at 7:30pm and afternoon viewing starts at 2:30pm. Tickets for Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol are priced at £12.00 each. For further information, bookings, group bookings (10 or more) or wheelchair spaces, please contact the Box Office directly on 01332 363275.
Assembly Rooms: Peter Pan - 8th Dec to 7th Jan 07
Gary Wilmot headlines an all star cast for Derby's biggest celebrity pantomime.
Gary will play the magnificent Captain Hook and he will be joined by comic actress Mina Anwar. Playing Peter Pan will be 911 star Lee Brennan and he will be joined by a large company of actors and dancers playing the lost boys and pirates.
Evening performances start at 5:30pm and 7pm while afternoon viewing starts at 1:30pm and 2pm. There is also the option to for morning performances which start at 10:15pm. Tickets for Peter Pan are priced from £9.50 depending on the viewing time. Tickets are now on sale at the Box Office on 01332 255 800.
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