Christmas Picks 2022


The New Adventures of Peter Pan – | The Hawth, Crawley

The New Adventures of Peter Pan – The Hawth, Crawley
Friday 9 December – 31 December 2022

The ALL NEW ADVENTURES OF PETER PAN fly onto the stage at The Hawth Crawley this Christmas and we are delighted to reveal the first of the casting for the ever-popular festive treat. This year’s fun-filled pantomime will star Rita Simons, best known for her role as Roxy Mitchell in BBC’s EastEnders and her time on I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here in 2018. Rita will be The Hawth’s first ever female Captain Hook, and audiences can boo and hiss this ultimate baddie!

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Peter Pan – The Return of Captain Hook | Fairfields Hall, Croydon


Peter Pan: The Return of Captain Hook – Fairfield Halls Croydon
10 December – 31 December 2022

UK Productions and BH Live are proud to present a super swashbuckling family adventure Peter Pan – The Return of Captain Hook, flying into Fairfield Halls Croydon from the 10th to 31ST December. The star-studded cast, headed up by EastEnders bad boy Ricky Champ as Captain Hook, promises to be a fabulous festive production with guaranteed fun, laughs and adventure! With galleons of entertainment, fantastic flying effects, an acrobatic pirate crew, and possibly the hungriest crocodile you’ll ever see, join the adventure this festive season.

Starring alongside Ricky from CBeebies Swashbuckle is Gemma Hunt as everyone’s favourite feisty fairy Tinker Bell. Further star casting to be announced.

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Jack and the Beanstalk | London Palladium

Jack and the Beanstalk – London Palladium
Sat 10 Dec 2022 – Sun 15 Jan 2021


Michael Harrison for Crossroads Pantomimes is delighted to announce that Alexandra Burke will play Mrs Blunderbore, the Giant’s devilish wife, in Jack and the Beanstalk at The London Palladium this Christmas, joining previously announced panto favourites Dawn FrenchJulian Clary, Paul Zerdin, Nigel Havers and Gary Wilmot.

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Jack and the Beanstalk | Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Jack and the Beanstalk – Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells
Sat 10 Dec 2022 – Sat 31 Dec 2022


Fee Fi Fo Fum… Tunbridge Wells is in for some fun! This holiday season, the award-winning Little Wolf Entertainment are here with Jack and the Beanstalk, the biggest panto of them all!

Dame Trott and her Family have been selling ice cream at the annual fair for as long as anyone can remember. But when the ginormous giant puts the rent up, the family are forced to sell their beloved cow Pat for just a handful of beans…

Can Jack get his head out of the clouds for long enough to save the day?

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