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96f07191b9904d94e4db24ad0696df5a.jpgRotherham Civic
Box Office 01709 823621
www.rotherhamcivic.co.uk ​​​​​​​
Dick Whittington - 30 Nov to 6 Jan
Featuring all the classic elements you’d expect from the Rotherham Civic’s panto, including bags of slapstick fun, spectacular sets and costumes, amazing special effects and fabulous musical numbers it would be a “CAT-astrophy” to miss it!​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

The Civic, Barnsley 
Box Office 01226 327000
www.barnsleycivic.co.uk
Jack Frost - 14 Nov to 24 Dec
 A joyful new Christmas show for family audiences. Jack Frost is a witty and welcoming Christmas show, which explores what it means to feel like you're on the outside looking in. With playful storytelling, a live band and audience participation come and join us at the Civic for a frosty festive treat. Recommended for ages 4+​​​​​​​
Tom Thumb - 18 Nov
​​​​​​Join tiny Tom on his big adventure! Outwitting his parents and the ogre, Tom protects his brothers, finds the treasure and makes sure they’ll never be hungry again. 2.30-3.30pm
Shakespeare Schools Festival - 21 Nov
The world’s largest youth drama festival  featuring unique abridged Shakespeare productions from local schools. Shows include: Twelth Night  Macbeth & Julius Caesar

The Lamproom, Barnsley
Panto Hotline 01226 321741​​​​​​​
www.barnsleylamproom.com
Goldilocks & the Three Bears - 8 Dec to 2 Jan
 With magic, music, mayhem and plenty of porridge, run away to the circus this Christmas and book your tickets to the Lamproom‘s traditional family pantomime

The Academy Theatre, Barnsley
Box Office 01226 744442​​​​​​​
www.take2centre.co.uk/academytheatre
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The Dearne Playhouse, Goldthorpe
Box Office 01709 894128​​​​​​​
www.dearneplayhouse.co.uk
The Snow Queen - 20 to 22Dec

Leeds Playhouse
Box Office 0113 213 7700​​​​​​​
 www.leedsplayhouse.org.uk
A Christmas Carol - 20 Nov to 19 Jan

As the cold night draws in, four ghostly spirits take Ebenezer on a magical journey through his past, his present and his future, hoping to show him the error of his ways. For age 7+

The Carriageworks, Leeds
Box Office 0113 213 7700
www.carriageworkstheatre.co.uk
Beauty and the Beast - 23 Nov to 31 Dec 
A journey of enchantment in one of the most loved fairy tales of all time. Featuring spellbinding special effects, glittering sets, stunning costumes, magic and mayhem.

Theatre Royal Wakefield
Box Office 01924 211 311​​​​​​​
www.theatreroyalwakefield.co.uk
Cinderella - 2 Nov to 6 Jan
A sparkling and magical tale that’s crammed full of breath-taking sets and dazzling costumes.

Castleford Civic Centre ​​​​​​​
www.www.castlefordpanto.com
Sleeping Beauty - 20 to 31 Dec
Don't get caught snoozing this Christmas as pantomime comes to the Castleford Civic Centre in a spectacular professional production of Sleeping Beauty starring 'Allo 'Allo and Emmerdale's Vicki Michelle!           

The Montgomery
Box Office 0114 3273456
www.themontgomery.org.uk​​​​​​​
Mother Goose's Golden Christmas - 24 & 25 Nov
With a host of fairytale characters loved by kids of all ages, "Mother Goose's Golden Christmas" is a family musical like no other. It's the perfect way to start your festive season! ​​​​​​​
Nutcracker - 23 & 24 Dec
Award-winning Story Pocket Theatre presents d6d18e85a61de909d1ab7b6e647e8e01.jpgthis colourful and magical Christmas story which brings imagination and make-believe to life for all the family.​​​​​​​
 Babes in the Wood - 11 to 19 Jan
 Presented by Wales Community Theatre Players​​​​​​​
 Jack and the Beanstalk - 24 to 27 Jan
Handsworth and Hallam Theatre Company present their annual pantomime packed with songs, dance, lots of silliness and all your favourite panto heroes and villains. A sure-fire evening of entertainment for the whole family!!​​​​​​​
We’re Going on a Bear Hunt - 28 & 28 Jan
See the smash-hit production of We’re Going on a Bear Hunt on tour, direct from the West End, as it returns vividly and noisily in director Sally Cokson’s fun-filled adaptation set to Benji Bower’s versatile lively score.​​​​​​​

Sheffield City Hall
Box Office 0344 8000410
www.carrotproductions.com​​​​​​​
The Snowman' and ‘The Bear and the Piano’ with live orchestra - 7 Dec
Experience the magic of The Snowman in a whole new way this Christmas The world’s most prolific performers of The Snowman film with live orchestra, Carrot Productions are delighted to be bringing their enchanting Christmas show to The Sheffield City Hall. The Bear and the Piano, it makes the perfect winter outing for all the family. Suitable for all ages 3+​​​​​​​

Sheffield City Hall
Box Office 0114 2 789789
 www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk
Aladdin - 27 Dec to 6 Jan
Expect thrills, spills and a sprinkling of magic as this classic story is brought to life on stage, complete with rousing sing-alongs, spectacular dance routines and plenty of audience participation. Manor Operatic Society's City Hall pantomimes are a fixture in Sheffield's seasonal calendar; don't miss out on this year's enchanting family production!

Sheffield Lyceum
Box Office 0114 2496000
www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk
Peter Pan - 7 Dec to 6 Jan
Don’t miss this year’s fun-filled, family pantomime, Peter Pan starring Shaun Williamson (EastEnders, Extras), Wendi Peters (Coronation Street), Sheffield legend Damian Williams and children’s favourites, Gemma Hunt (CBeebies’ Swashbuckle) and David Ribi (Milkshake). ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Kerry Goding

Kerry Goding

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