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Pantomimes in the East Midlands 2022 - 2023

It wouldn't be Christmas without a family trip to the panto, it's fun for all the family from 2 to 102! Here are all the top pantomimes around the East Midlands including Derby, Nottingham, Lincoln, Leicester and Northampton.

Sleeping Beauty

Loughborough Town Hall, Market Place, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3EB
9th Nov 2022 to 2nd Jan 2023

With daring duels, doting dragons, lavish sets and costumes, and of course bucket loads of laughs, the team behind previous smash-hit Town Hall pantomimes return to cast their spell over Loughborough with this magical new pantomime.


Dick Whittington

Nottingham Playhouse, Wellington Circus, Nottingham NG1 5AF
24th Nov 2022 to 15th Jan 2023

Pack up your hanky and join plucky Dick Whittington and his trusty cat on their quest for fame and fortune. Their magical rags to riches tale takes us to London where the streets are paved with gold.


Peter Pan

Mansfield Palace Theatre, Leeming Street, Mansfield, Notts NG18 1NG
26th Nov 2022 to 31st Dec 2022

Christmas 2022 brings panto back to Mansfield with Peter Pan. Funny man Adam Moss will return as Smee.



Baths Hall, 59 Doncaster Road, Scunthorpe, DN15 7RG
7th Dec 2022 to 31st Dec 2022

Dame Annie Fanny returns to star in Scunthorpe's annual panto. Join Cinderella on her magical story as she goes from rags to riches, outsmarts her wicked stepmother and ugly sisters and lives happily ever after with her Prince Charming.

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Snow White

The Deco, Abington Square, Northampton NN1 4AE
9th Dec 2022 to 31st Dec 2022

Comedy, sensational song and dance numbers, fabulous costumes and stunning scenery. Throw in a magical Mirror, seven friendly dwarfs, a beautiful princess, a handsome prince and plenty of audience participation.



Derby Arena, Royal Way, Pride Park, Derby DE24 8JB
9th Dec 2022 to 31st Dec 2022

With spectacular sets, breath-taking special effects, gorgeous costumes and mountains of mayhem, the team behind last year's smash-hit Sleeping Beauty return to grant all your festive wishes in this action-packed adventure for the whole family.


Sleeping Beauty

Buxton Opera House, Water Street, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6XN
10th Dec 2022 to 1st Jan 2023

With side-splitting comedy, colourful dance routines and a scary dragon, and you've got all the ingredients for an unforgettable Christmas pantomime.


Sleeping Beauty and the Whinging Wicked Witch

Grimsby Auditorium, Cromwell Road, Great Grimsby, NE Lincolnshire, Grimsby, DN31 2BH
10th Dec 2022 to 30th Dec 2022

Will Beauty?s father succeed in keeping her away from the only spindle left in the Kingdom or will the prophecy of the Whinging Witch come true? An unforgettable pantomime full of laughter and surprises, stunning scenery, dazzling special effects.



De Montfort Hall, Granville Rd, Leicester LE1 7RU
10th Dec 2022 to 2nd Jan 2023

We've song, dance, laughter and plenty of panto silliness in our traditional family show. It's the greatest way we can think of to celebrate in the festive season!


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