Pantomimes in London 2018 - 2019

Big Panto Guide -  Your guide to Pantomimes in London  2018 - 2019

We're Going on a Bear Hunt

Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 7ES
4th Jul 2018 to 2nd Sep 2018

Adapted for the stage from the modern classic written by Michael Rosen and illustrated by Helen Oxenbury. Wade through the gigantic swishy swashy grass, the splishy splashy river and the thick oozy, squelchy mud!

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Stick Man

Leicester Square Theatre, 6 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7BX
20th Oct 2018 to 6th Jan 2019

What starts off as a morning jog becomes quite the misadventure for Stick Man: a dog wants to play fetch with him, a swan builds a nest with him, and he even ends up on a fire! How will Stick Man ever get back to the family tree?

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Dick Whittington

Lyric Hammersmith, Lyric Square, King St, London W6 0QL
17th Nov 2018 to 6th Jan 2019

Expect the usual mix of live music, crazy characters, awesome adventure, singing, dancing, villainous baddies and heroic goodies with a little bit of feline flavour chucked in for good measure.


A Christmas Carol

Chickenshed, Chase Side, Southgate, London N14 4PE
21st Nov 2018 to 5th Jan 2019

Chickenshed has updated, renewed and refreshed this amazing and heart-warming tale for 2018 in an entirely brand new musical version, set in 1930s Britain.


The Snowman

The Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street, London, WC2A 2HT
22nd Nov 2018 to 30th Dec 2018

Twinkling with festive spirit, The Snowman returns for a record-breaking 21st year. Based upon the book by Raymond Briggs, this show is a Christmas classic loved by all the family.

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Room On The Broom

Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 7ES
23rd Nov 2018 to 13th Jan 2019

Based on the much-loved book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. The witch and her cat are flying happily along on their broomstick when a stormy wind blows the witch's hat, bow and wand away into the night.

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Hackney Empire, 291 Mare Street, London E8 1EJ
24th Nov 2018 to 4th Jan 2019

All the way in Ha-Ka-Nay on the outskirts of old Peking, young Aladdin dreams of finding love and making his fortune. When he discovers an enchanted lamp and meets a mysterious genie, it looks like all his wishes are about to come true.


A Christmas Carol

The Old Vic, The Cut, London SE1 8NB
27th Nov 2018 to 19th Jan 2019

Filling the auditorium to the brim with mince pies, music and merriment, a unique staging immerses the audience in this uplifting story for everyone aged 8+. Christmas in London wouldn't be complete without Charles Dickens' classic A Christmas Carol.

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Sleeping Beauty

Theatre Royal Stratford East, Gerry Raffles Square, Stratford, London, E15 1BN
1st Dec 2018 to 12th Jan 2019

Theatre Royal Stratford goes Far East for a brand new festive adventure! Sleeping Beauty has been in a deep sleep for a hundred years but wakes to find herself in a strange city with a cruel fairy hot on her heels...


Horrible Christmas

Alexandra Palace, Wood Green, London N22 7AY
4th Dec 2018 to 30th Dec 2018

Horrible Histories proudly presents the terrific tale of Christmas! When Christmas comes under threat from a jolly man dressed in red, it's up to one young boy to save the day - but can he save Christmas?

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Peter Pan

Park Theatre, Clifton Terrace, Finsbury Park, London N4 3JP
5th Dec 2018 to 6th Jan 2019

The original play by J.M. Barrie. Filled with mermaids, pirates and fairies, lost boys and crocodiles, this is the stunning original story of the boy who could fly.

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Compass Theatre, Glebe Avenue, Ickenham UB10 8PD
6th Dec 2018 to 5th Jan 2019

Your wishes have been granted...Aladdin returns to The Compass. This show is packed with all the traditional panto ingredients, including hit songs, comedy, plenty of audience interaction and features panto's favourite dame Widow Twankey!


Peter Pan

Beck Theatre, Grange Road, Hayes, UB3 2UE
7th Dec 2018 to 30th Dec 2018

Ryan Thomas (Coronation Street) stars in this year's high-flying pantomime adventure, Peter Pan. Set sail with your shipmates and head for Neverland next Christmas where you'll be hooked on the swashbuckling pantomime adventure!



The Broadway Theatre Catford, Catford Road, London SE6 4RU
7th Dec 2018 to 30th Dec 2018

Aladdin is a brand new traditional pantomime extravaganza coming to the Broadway Theatre, Catford! Presented by Selladoor Family, Aladdin is a fun filled pantomime adventure for the whole family!

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New Wimbledon Theatre, The Broadway, Wimbledon, London, SW19 1QG
8th Dec 2018 to 6th Jan 2019

Starring Paul Merton and with all of the traditional pantomime ingredients audiences expect, Aladdin features laugh-out-loud comedy, stunning scenery, beautiful costumes and plenty of boos and hisses.


Beauty and the Beast

Shaw Theatre, 100-110, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AJ
8th Dec 2018 to 30th Dec 2018

The story of Beauty who longs for romance and adventure, a bad-mannered Prince who is transformed into a Beast to teach him a lesson and a good Fairy who makes both their dreams come true.

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Snow White

London Palladium, Argyll Street, Westminster, London W1F 7TF
8th Dec 2018 to 13th Jan 2019

Pantomime returns to the London Palladium starring Dawn French, Julian Clary, Paul Zerdin, Nigel Havers and Gary Wilmot joined by Strictly Come Dancing's Vincent & Flavia.

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Hoxton Hall, 130 Hoxton Street, London N1 6SH
13th Dec 2018 to 30th Dec 2018

This Christmas Millfeld Arts Centre will be returning with the fourth Hoxton Hall pantomime. Hold on to your hair and prepare for the magical re telling of the classic fairytale, Rapunzel. Packed with songs, comedy and lots of audience participation.


Nativity! The Musical

Eventim Apollo, 45 Queen Caroline Street, London W6 9QH
19th Dec 2018 to 31st Dec 2018

Back for 2018! Based on the hilarious movie, join Mr Maddens, Mr Poppy, hilarious children and a whole lot of sparkle and shine as they struggle to make everyone's Christmas wish come true.

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