Mayflower Theatre announces socially distant Sleeping Beauty panto

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A socially distanced pantomime production of Sleeping Beauty is to play at the Mayflower Theatre.

The special one-act production will run from December 19 to January 3, produced by Qdos Entertainment and supported by The National Lottery.


Sleeping Beauty tells the story of a princess who is cursed by an evil witch into a deep sleep that can only be broken by the kiss from her true love.

As always a star cast will be bringing the story to life this festive season.

The show will feature Joe Pasquale, Lesley Joseph, Ceri Dupree, Neil Wright, Sarah Earnshaw, and Georgia Carr.

Michael Ockwell, Mayflower Theatre Chief Executive said: “I am delighted that during these challenging times, we are able to bring much needed uplifting entertainment to Southampton with Sleeping Beauty.

“Thanks to our producers, Qdos Entertainment and The National Lottery, our audiences will be able to enjoy a safe socially distanced pantomime for the whole family this year. Audiences can look forward to something very special for the festive season. Christmas is ON in Southampton!”

The venue tease of the show: “This year’s production, created especially for Mayflower Theatre in this unprecedented year, will be a riotously funny, one-act celebration of pantomime, packed full of comedy and laughter and allow audience members the opportunity to come safely together and enjoy the magic of the much-loved and unique art form this festive season.”

For tickets and more information visit the theatre box office.

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