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Joe McElderry – more than A Face in the Mirror

Joe McElderry – more than A Face in the Mirror Tis the season to be jolly. Tis the season to be daft. Tis the Panto season, so you can unashamedly be both of them. All around the country these strange annual occurrences bring together kids of all ages to shout and boo, sing and scream at a bunch of actors who frankly, should know better. The problem ... [Read more]

Sleeping Booty! … all it takes is a prick!

Sleeping Booty! … all it takes is a prick! London’s No1 adult panto returns to Leicester Square Theatre in triumph! More panto records will be smashed as the creators of the critically acclaimed DICK!, West End’s longest running camp, cult, romp, are back with yet another filthy and festive frolic... SLEEPING BOOTY! The Evil Mangelina ... [Read more]

Panto for Joe

Panto for Joe Yes, the clocks have just sprung forward announcing the start of spring. The daffs are out and the cherry blossom is in full bloom. The sun has peaked through the clouds and we are all optimistic for a glorious summer so, of course, our thoughts must turn to… Christmas and panto time. Bradford ... [Read more]

Dick! Comes Again: Bigger, Longer, Harder!

Dick! Comes Again: Bigger, Longer, Harder! The West End’s No1 Adult Panto is back  - and this Christmas season we get much more Dick. STRICTLY ADULTS ONLY!  Legendary international DJ and celebrated nightclub diva, Miss Dusty ‘O’, who made her West End stage debut in last year’s acclaimed, sold out Dick!, is back as S'HoHo' sex club ... [Read more]

Aladdin Rugby Shorts

Aladdin Rugby Shorts The Christmas countdown has already begun in Wrexham, the magic carpet is at the dry cleaners, the Genie ready to polish his lamp and Widow Twanky has picking out her prettiest petticoats in preparation, as Aladdin soars into the Stiwt Theatre for 37 fun-packed performances.  Perhaps the fun-lovin’ ... [Read more]

Encountering Julian Briefly     By Gordon Hopps

Encountering Julian Briefly By Gordon Hopps We love Julian. We love him for being Julian. We love the way he can insinuate and double entre and outrage… while not shouting at his audience or giving a lecture. We love him for the way his live shows include us all to be intimate (though don’t get too close, one needs ones space) and invites ... [Read more]


MISS TIARA THUNDERPUSSY By Adam Lowe Miss Thunderpussy is the Midlands' last surviving “IT” girl and an international drag star. She performs all over the world, and somehow manages to drag herself back to a twice-weekly slot at the Thompson Arms in Manchester, where she has been resident for the past half decade ... [Read more]

Panto Time

Panto Time SINDERFELLA You can shout “He’s behind you” as much as you like fun interpretation of a Panto classic. A total sell out hit at London’s Leicester Square Theatre for Christmas 2009, this wicked adult twist on the ageless pantomime mixes bawdy cross dressing and feel good party anthems ... [Read more]