Panto

Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs

Mercury Theatre Colchester All too often the seasonal Christmas show is dominated by farcical slapstick, innuendo and gaudy costumes.  Directors feel they can get away with turning the handle and regurgitating that which worked last year and the years before that. Happily, this attitude does not prevail amongst the ‘Made in Colchester’ team who produced …

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Red Riding Hood

Red Riding Hood New Wolsey Theatre Peter Rowe’s latest incarnation of the unmissable Ipswich Christmas treat that is the Rock’n’Roll Panto takes the form of a retelling of that well know fairy tale, Red Riding Hood.  With all the traditional trappings of a good pantomime blended together with well-known rock songs it is a formula …

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