EastEnders actor Todd Carty is to star in a summer panto at St Helens Theatre Royal.
Grange Hill’s Tucker and Dancing on Ice contestant Todd Carty will swap the screen for the stage to appear in the summertime family pantomime Treasure Island.
Given the Government’s roadmap, this summer, the lights will rise, the music will play and the laughter will ring out as Treasure Island sails onto the stage.
Appearing alongside television legend Todd Carty, will be St Helens Theatre Royal favourite, Reece Sibbald. A regular face to panto fans in Merseyside, Reece brings fun and laughter for all ages; known for his hilarious portrayal of the Scarecrow in The Wizard of Oz and recently, Simple Simon in Jack and the Beanstalk: Streamed Online!
Completing the cast is Britain’s Got Talent impressionist extraordinaire, Cal Halbert; the incredible Pippa Smith and singing sensation Emma Deborah Ward.
Treasure Island will be staged at the St Helens Theatre Royal on Monday, 23 August 2021 for two performances only at 1PM & 5PM. Tickets are on sale here priced from £16.00
A teaser for the show shares: “This ship-shape, fun-filled panto adaptation of Treasure Island follows the swashbuckling voyage of Jim Hawkins in his quest for great adventure. Featuring magical mermaids, hilarious slapstick and the villainous Long John Silver.
Producers commented: “Audiences are eager to return to our beloved theatres and Treasure Island is the perfect tonic for a summertime treat. Treasure Island boasts something for everyone: adventure, fantasy, beautiful costumes, sumptuous scenery and laughter for all of the family. We advise early booking to avoid disappointment. You won’t want to miss this!”
Picture: Reece Sibbald Produtions Ltd/Photographer: Andrew Robertshaw