Queen's Theatre, Barnstaple
CINDERELLA, 16th Dec '04 - 9th Jan '05
Box Office: 01271 324242
Starring Fascinating Aida’s Dillie Keane and Adèle Anderson and as Ugly Sisters with Bruce Montague as Baron Hardup, Grange Hill's headmistress Jacqueline Boatswain as Fairy Godmother and Terence Frisch as Buttons, this is the eighth year of a classic tale beautifully told in North Devon’s number one theatre.
Cast: Fascinating Aida (Dillie Keane and Adèle Anderson), Bruce Montague, Jacqueline Boatswain, Terry Frisch, Carol Carey, Nichola Lagan as Cinderella
Millfield Theatre, Edmonton
DICK WHITTINGTON, 1st Dec '04 - 9th Jan '05
Box Office : 020 8870 6680
Millfield’s new Artistic Director Nick Mowat is writing a brand new spectacular version of this classic London tale for Hiss & Boo which brings together some of last year’s favourites including Dee Tails as Tommy the Cat, Ian Adams as Sarah the Cook with Tim Hudson, Nina Millns, Hollyoak’s Jonathan Le Billon, Nicola Blackman as Fairy Bow Bells Tony Howes as a very Simple Simon and Vas Constanti as a very nasty King Rat.
Cast List: Jonathan Le Billon, Ian Adams, Dee Tails, Tim Hudson, Nicola Blackman, Nina Millns, Tony Howes, Vas Constanti, Kirsty Smith, Tiffany Todd, Sam Attwater and Darren Tough. Director: Ian Adams Musical Director: Laurence Payne
The Hall for Cornwall, Truro
PETER PAN, 10th Dec '04 - 9th Jan '05
Box Office: 01872 262466
A fun packed new panto production, written by Richard Gauntlett, of the J.M.Barrie classic with Peter Duncan as Captain Hook, Jill Greenacre as Peter Pan and the inimitable Butler & Brown (Tim Payne & Richard Allen) as Pirate Smee and Delia the Cook, Elaine Claxton as Mrs Darling, Matt Pooley as Tootles, Chris Rippin as John Darling, Kate Rawson as Wendy, Jeremiah Krage as Pirate Starkey with Alexander King and Pip Walker alternating as Michael Darling.
Cast List: Peter Duncan, Butler & Brown (Tim Payne & Richard Alan), Jill Greenacre, Kate Rawson, Elaine Claxton, Matt Pooley, Chris Rippin, Peter Adshead, Jonathan Wadey and Jeremiah Krage.
Theatre Royal, Winchester
PUSS IN BOOTS, 9th Dec '04 - 3rd Jan '05
Box Office: 01962 840440
A brand new show from start to finish .... with a startling twist on an old tale.
Kate Edgar and Colin Wakefield have come up trumps with probably their best ever panto for actor / musicians.
The company includes: Tim Barron, Pippa Duffy, David Ephgrave, Duncan Patrick, Neil Salvage and Sarah Whittuck
Garrick Theatre, Lichfield
ALADDIN, 9th Dec ’04– 8th Jan ‘05
Box Office: 01543 308796
Following last year’s huge success as Buttons in Cinderella, Jimmy Cricket returns as Wishee Washee in this new Roy Hudd extravaganza with Gerry Hinks as Abanazar, Steve Barclay as Widow Twankey, Van Buren as the magical genie, Allyson Ford as Assistant Genie, Frankie Doodle and Jack Lewis as Ping and Pong The Chinese Policemen, Benjamin J. Tyreman as The Emperor with Katie Kerr as Sing and Stacey Adams as Song.
Cast List: Jimmy Cricket, Gerry Hinks, Van Buren, Steve Barclay, Frankie Doodle, Jack Lewis, Benjamin J. Tyreman, Katie Kerr, Stacey Adams
  Corn Exchange, Newbury
JACK & THE BEANSTALK, 3rd Dec ’04– 3rd Jan ‘05
Box Office: 01635 522733
Cal McCrystal (Cirque du Soleil) directs a new version by Roy Hudd for a new venue for Hiss & Boo.
Cast list: David Benson as Dame Foxy Trot, Anne Smith as Fairy Lettuce, Richard Thomson as Jack, Naomi Kerbel as Jill, Justin McCarron as Stinkwort, Claire Thomson as Polly, Matthew Baynton as Ronnie, Jim McManus as the Baron with Joe Geck as The Giant.