Casting has been announced for Harlow Playhouse’s 2021 Robin Hood panto as the venue celebrates its 50th year.
Playing from Friday, 3 December 2021 to Sunday, 2 January 2022, the Merry Men of Pantoland promises to be a festive delight.
Welcoming the audience’s back into the Theatre are Harlow favourites, Ben Parsley, as Silly Willy Scarlet and Jimmy Burton Iles as Dame Auntie Dolly alongside a professional cast of top musical theatre performers.
Robin Hood is played by Jamie Jukes, Maid Marion will be played by Amy Goodwin while the Sheriff of Nottingham will be played by Tom Pepper.
This year’s extravaganza, featuring everything you have come to expect from a Harlow Playhouse Pantomime, including hilarious comedy, dazzling dance routines and spectacular sets and costumes are sure to hit the target!
The new production of the iconic pantomime adventure has been co-written by Daniel Bell and Ben Parsely.
Rory Davies, Artistic and Executive Director at the Harlow Playhouse, said: “All of us at Harlow Playhouse are hugely excited to welcome back our audiences this Christmas! This year is even more special as we celebrate the venue’s 50th birthday and the pantomime will play a huge part in our celebrations.
“Our annual pantomime is always the highlight of so many families’ Christmas’s and we can’t wait to share this year’s extravaganza with you! We make the magic!”
Katherine Hickmott and Daniel Bell, the Associate Producers for KD Theatre Productions added: “Pantomime is the perfect time for a family of all generations to come together and experience the magic of live theatre whilst getting into the festive spirit.
“Especially after being away from our loved ones for so long, the theatre is the perfect place to bring families and communities back together. We shall be sprinkling our Harlow pantomime with an extra dose of panto sparkle to celebrate being back together!”
Tickets are available online now via harlowplayhouse.co.uk