Pantomimes and Family Shows in East Suffolk

Written by MiriamSpall on Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 20:12

Pantomimes are a great way to celebrate the festive season and great fun for all ages. With panto season well and truly upon us, we have scoured theatre listings to put together a rundown of the best festive Christmas shows in East Suffolk 2017,  That way you can get your tickets booked now!


Where: Spa Pavilion Felixstowe

When: Dec 23 - 14:30 to Jan 07 - 14:30

Tickets: Adult £17.50 / £19.50 Child (16 and under) and Concession (Over 65, Wheelchair User and their Carer): £11.50 / £13.50

Your wish has been granted! The most magical story of them all returns to The Spa in 2017/18. Enjoy a magic carpet ride of a pantomime! Aladdin will need the help of all his pals in the audience if he’s going to win fame, fortune and the girl by cheating the wicked Magician to make his wishes come true. Will you come and help?!


Beauty and the Beast

Where: Leiston Film Theatre

When: Jan 11 - 19:30 to Jan 14 - 22:00

Tickets: £14.50, £13.50 & £12.50.

Leiston's acclaimed Bright Sparks Theatre Group invite you to enjoy the enchanted tale as old as time, as Beauty and the Beast is brought to life in their traditional family pantomime. A handsome Prince is cursed by an evil witch and transformed into a hideous creature, but when kind-hearted Belle accidentally arrives at his castle, they gradually become fond of each other. Can true loves first kiss break the curse?


The Lowestoft Players – Cinderella

Where: The Marina Theatre

When:  Jan 20 - 28th

Tickets: £8.75- £14.75

In their 50th anniversary Year, the Multi-Award Winning Lowestoft Players make a welcome return to the Marina Theatre with their 50th annual Pantomime production. Cinderella promises to deliver the very best in pantomime, a Spectacular and Magical Extravaganza for the Whole Family!

Buttons, Cinders and her two Ugly Stepsisters, along with a host of crazy characters will be waiting to take you on a roller coaster ride of mayhem and madcap merriment. This fast moving comedy pantomime with toe-tapping music, stunning scenery and costumes, special effects, hilarious slapstick comedy and plenty of audience participation will entertain and enchant everyone.


Marina Panto 2017: Aladdin

When: The Marina Theatre

Where:  13th December 2017 to 1st January 2018.

Tickets: from £7.00 - £19.50

Fasten your seat belts for a magical carpet ride to Old Peking where soap-sud silliness has got Widow Twankey and her sons Aladdin and Wishee-Washee in a lather! Can the Slave of the Ring and the Genie of the Lamp help our hero win the day?

There’s only one way to find out – join us as we open sesame on a pantomime packed full with fun, laughter, surprises, songs and loads of audience participation. It’s never too early to get your tickets – book now for the best seats in the house at the best prices.



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