Christmas means one thing… Pantomimes!

As Christmas is coming closer it’s time for pantomimes to appear. If you’re looking to go and see a show this festive season then we have a guide for you.

Peter Pan

Blackburn Empire Theatre is putting on a show at the Blackburn Empire Theatre from November 30 – January 2nd.

Peter Pan is a story about a boy who never grows up. He appears alongside is friends The Lost Boys, Tinkerbell and Wendy. His nemesis Captain Hook is the villain of the story.

Beauty and the Beast – Oswaldtwistle

If you want to see Beauty and the Beast at the Oswaldtwistle Civic Theatre then you can go from November 30 – December 8.

A young prince is turned into a horrid beast after a wicked enchantress curses him. He is bound to be a beast until he finds love. A young girl, Belle, ends up meeting the beast trying to rescue her father from his prison. Does the Beast manage to find love?

Beauty and the Beast – Blackpool

You can also see Beauty and thew Beast in Blackpool from December 7 – January 6.

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

The Lowther Pavilion Theatre will be playing Snow White in Lytham from December 7 – December 30.

The Wicked Queen is jealous of Snow White’s beauty. She orders the murder of her step-daughter but finds out she was not killed. She’s been living with seven dwarfs. The Wicked Queen finds Snow White and poisons her, she won’t wake up without a kiss from a prince.

Jack and the Beanstalk – Preston

From December 7 – December 22 you can see Jack and the Beanstalk at The Playhouse Theatre in Preston.

Jack comes from a poor family. He trades his family cow for some magic beans. In anger, his mum throws the beans and in the morning a giant beanstalk has grown. Jack climbs up the beanstalk where he finds gold. Jack runs into trouble when a giant appears, trying to stop Jack taking his gold.

Sleeping Beauty

King George’s Hall is showing Sleeping Beaut in Blackburn December 9 – December 31.

Maleficent curses Princess Aurora to kill her but instead she falls into a deep sleep, only to be woken by a kiss from a prince.

Jack and the Beanstalk – Darwen

Darwen Library Theatre are showing Jack and the Beanstalk from December 9 – December 24.

Mary Poppins On Ice

Watch Mary Poppins on Ice at thew Blackpool Ice Arena December 9 – December 27.

Beauty and the Beast – Chorley

Chorley Little Theatre are showing a production of Beauty and the Beast from December 14 – December 22.

Dick Whittington 

The Muni in Colne are showing Dick Whittington from January 5 – January 20.

An orphan travels to London to seek a his fortune.


St James’ Church Hall have a production of Hercules in Preston from January 17 – January 19.