Tickets for a special socially distanced 2020 pantomime at Milton Keynes Theatre are on sale now.
This year’s show will be Sleeping Beauty with tickets on sale now here.
Sleeping Beauty tells the story of a princess who is cursed by an evil witch into a deep sleep that can only be broke by the kiss from her true love.
With support from the National Lottery, the show will take place with social distancing in place and following all of the latest health and safety guidelines.
The show will star Lee Mead (Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Holby City) as the Prince, star of stage and screen, Claire Sweeney, as the evil Carabosse, Hearsay’s Suzanne Shaw as the Enchantress and comedian and magician, Peter Firman, as Sleeping Beauty’s best friend.
They’ll be joined by panto royalty Allan Stewart and Andy Gray as the Queen and King respectively.
Sleeping Beauty plays at Milton Keynes Theatre from Saturday, December 12, 2020 until Sunday, 3 January, 2021.
For tickets and more information visit the theatre box office.
General Manager of Milton Keynes Theatre, Emma Sullivan, said: “We are totally overjoyed to be opening our doors again for a fantastic family pantomime! With thanks to Qdos Entertainment and The National Lottery we will be able to host an unforgettable festive experience with all the laughs and thrills you would expect, while making sure the theatre is absolutely safe for our audiences.
“To express our gratitude to the incredible NHS workers, we will also be inviting them and their loved ones to the first performance free of charge. This year, we hope to give Milton Keynes a much-needed Christmas to remember!”