PANTO SPECIAL 2021Panto Throwback

PANTO SPECIAL 2021
Panto Throwback

With this year’s panto season cancelled, here are a couple of spreads of your panto highlights from over the years… Click for full size Click for full...
PANTO SPECIAL 2021A Panto Fairy-in-Waiting

PANTO SPECIAL 2021
A Panto Fairy-in-Waiting

by Cheryl Barrett Due to Covid restrictions pantomimes have been cancelled. The Isle of Wight Fairy is standing at her kitchen sink reflecting on what pantomime means to her… FAIRY: I’m an out of work fairy, confined to my kitchen sink. Longing to do pantomime...

CONTENTS

Richard James (regular column) Tamara Von Werthern (brand-new column) I’ll Be In My Trailer! (coffee-break interview with producer, Katy Lipson) Top Taps Trinity Players (a choreographer’s diary as Trinity Players take on Top Hat) I Believe that Children are Our...
2019 Panto Special – National Treasure Claire Sweeney

2019 Panto Special – National Treasure Claire Sweeney

Above: Claire Sweeney as Carabose in Sleeping Beauty for UK Productions at Assembly Hall Theatre in Tunbridge Wells, 2018. Photo: Courtesy of UK Productions We kick off this year’s Panto Special with a star interview with national treasure, Claire Sweeney, who...
Panto in Ruins?

Panto in Ruins?

Above: Pantomime’s celebrated return to Croydon’s Fairfield Halls could be short-lived! Imagine Theatre’s spectacular 2019 production of Cinderella in the Fairfield Halls’ Phoenix Concert Hall was led by Strictly winner, Ore Oduba, and stand-up comedian, Tim...
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