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Pantomimes in the North West 2022 - 2023

It wouldn't be Christmas without a trip to the panto, it's fun for all the family from 2 to 102! Here are all the top pantomimes around the North West including Manchester, Liverpool and Lancashire.

Fairytale of New York

Opera House, Quay St, Manchester, M3 3HP
15th Nov 2022

A magical Irish-inspired Christmas show will have people of all ages singing, laughing and dancing in the aisles, featuring an international cast of singers, musicians and dancers.

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Elf The Musical

The Forum Theatre, The Precinct, Romiley, Stockport SK6 4EA
30th Nov 2022 to 3rd Dec 2022

NK Youth Theatre are proud to present this wonderful production based on the beloved Christmas film, this hilarious fish-out-of-water comedy follows Buddy the Elf in his quest to find his true identity.



The Plaza, Mersey Square, Stockport, Greater Manchester, SK1 1SP
2nd Dec 2022 to 8th Jan 2023

Pop on your sparkling glass slippers, jump into your coach and dash along to the Stockport Plaza to find out in the North Wests Premier Family Pantomime - Cinderella!


White Christmas

Liverpool Empire, Lime Street, Liverpool, L1 1JE
6th Dec 2022 to 31st Dec 2022

Entertain all the family with the spectacular, toe-tapping production of Irving Berlin's classic musical, White Christmas.

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Room on the Broom

The Lowry Quays Theatre, Pier 8, Salford Quays, Salford, M50 3AZ
7th Dec 2022 to 8th Jan 2023

Jump on board the broom with the witch and her cat in Tall Stories? fun-filled adaptation of Room on the Broom, the best-selling picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.


Jack and the Beanstalk

King George's Hall, Northgate, Blackburn, BB2 1AA
10th Dec 2022 to 31st Dec 2022

This Christmas, you're invited to a pantomime full of Fe, Fi, Fo & Fun! Join our hero Jack and his mother Dame Trott as they try to defeat the evil Fleshcreep and his master the Giant who lives in the great castle in the sky.


The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan

Opera House, Quay St, Manchester, M3 3HP
10th Dec 2022 to 31st Dec 2022

Jason Manford will lead the cast in The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan in the role of Captain Hook, joined by returning Manchester panto favourite, Ben Nickless as Smee!

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Forum Theatre, Compstall Road, Romiley, Stockport, SK6 4EA
11th Dec 2022 to 31st Dec 2022

With amazing costumes, fantastic dancers and all of your favourite pantomime characters this show is one not to be missed. Join us for a magical Christmas at The Forum Theatre and enjoy the very best in family panto entertainment.


Claus - The Musical

The Lowry Quays Theatre, Pier 8, Salford Quays, Salford, M50 3AZ
14th Dec 2022 to 8th Jan 2023

With spellbinding songs from Andy Collyer, heart-warming storytelling, enchanting sets, and a whole load of festive fun, discover the story of Claus and how he became a man forever in our hearts, and on Christmas Eve, forever in our skies.


Elf The Christmas Spectacular

Blackpool Opera House, 97 Church Street, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 1HL
15th Dec 2022 to 27th Dec 2022

Based on the hit movie starring Will Farrell, this spectacular heart-warming story follows the fortunes of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag of gifts and is transported back to the North Pole.

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M&S Bank Arena, Kings Dock, Liverpool L3 4FP
16th Dec 2022 to 27th Dec 2022

Make your wishes come true and join us on a magic carpet ride to Old Peking. Meet Aladdin, his brother Wishee Washee & his mother Widow Twankey as they battle against the evil Abanazar to stop his evil plan to become Master Of The World!

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Carlisle Sands Centre, The Sands, Carlisle CA1 1FQ
17th Dec 2022 to 31st Dec 2022

With X-Factor Runner-up MARCUS COLLINS as Genie, CFM Radio's ROBBIE DEE as Widow Twankey and the hilarious DEAN WINTERS as Wishee Washee.


A Christmas Carol

St George's Hall, Saint George's Place, Concert Hall, Liverpool L1 1JJ
19th Dec 2022 to 23rd Dec 2022

Ginificent presents the most respectful theatre adaptation of this famous Dickens tale. Chapter by chapter we journey through one of the greatest ghost story ever written. This production is suggested as PG12.


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