Tag: Evolution Pantos


The Hawth’s pantomime for 2015/16, Jack and the Beanstalk attracted 30,000 people to the Crawley venue during it’s three week run, with audiences taking up 90% of the available seats for the show starring EastEnders’ bad guy Steve McFadden as Fleshcreep, the Giant’s henchman, alongside CBeebie’s Rebecca Keatley as Fairy Sugarsnap. The success of this […]


Ashcroft Theatre, Fairfield Halls, Croydon | Fri 4th Dec 2015 to Sun 3rd Jan 2016 (times vary)


Paul Hendy and Emily Wood for Evolution Pantomimes
in association with Fairfield Halls presents



starring Stephen Mulhern


You are invited to the most magical Royal Ball ever! Prepare your party clothes for this year’s fabulous Christmas pantomime at the Ashcroft Theatre, Fairfield Halls, CINDERELLA.


Top TV personality and entertainer STEPHEN MULHERN, presenter of ITV’s Catchphrase, Big Star’s Little Star and Britain’s Got More Talent, stars as Buttons and leads a sensational cast in this magical fun-packed family pantomime.


STEWART WRIGHT, familiar for his role as PC Mark Mylow in the popular TV drama Doc Martin and MATTHEW DAINES, who also directs the pantomime, play the outrageous Ugly Sisters sure to delight with their wonderful, wacky wardrobe.

RICHARD WALSH, best known as Bert ‘Sicknote’ Quigley in the hit TV series London’s Burning is Cinderella’s father, Baron Hardup.

LISA DAVINA PHILLIP, currently appearing in the West End as Mrs Phelps in Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical, works her magic as the Fairy Godmother.

STEVE WICKENDEN plays the role of Dandini and JOANNA SAWYER is the beautiful Cinderella.


Featuring great comedy, music and choreography, beautiful sets and costumes, magical illusions, a fantastic supporting cast and, not forgetting audience participation, this much-loved fairy tale will entertain the whole family.


Once again, written by PAUL HENDY and produced by EVOLUTION, the team behind last year’s smash-hit Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, CINDERELLA promises to be the funniest and most spectacular show of the year!

Booking Information


Ashcroft Theatre, Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Fri 4th Dec 2015 to Sun 3rd Jan 2015 (times vary – please visit Fairfields website for details)

Tickets are on sale from the Fairfield Halls Box Office 020 8688 9291
or online at


Friday 4th to Friday 11th December, Saturday 2nd 5.30pm and Sunday 3rd January are £18.

Other performances

Adults £22, £27 & £30
Children & Senior Citizens £21, £22 & £25 .

Family Ticket (2 Adults & 2 Children) £95.

Great concessions are available for Groups, Schools, Brownies and Cubs,
call Group Bookings on 020 8603 3973 or email groupbooking@fairfield.co.uk


Sleeping Beauty | The Hawth Crawley | Review

Christmas for me means Pantomime! Pantomimes have appeal for family young and old, a relaxed atmosphere, audience participation, corny jokes, innuendos and not to mention song and dance routines, what’s not to like? Sleeping Beauty at the Hawth, Crawley has all the usual clichés and more! Stephen Mulhern (Britain’s Got More Talent, Catchphrase) returns to […]