Pantomimes and Family Shows in West Suffolk 2017

Written by MiriamSpall on Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 23:54

Looking for pantomimes and Family Shows in West Suffolk?  Take the family to Bury St Edmunds to watch “The Nutcracker”  a traditional Christmas ballet suitable for the whole family, performed by Ballet UK at Theatre Royal this November.  Alternatively, take your young children to the Apex Theatre to watch “Father Christmas Comes Up Trumps” we can guarantee that your children will never see father Christmas in the same light again!

Everyone loves pantomimes! if this is part of your Christmas family tradition, visit the Quay Theatre in Sudbury, and book tickets to see “Aladdin” a pantomime running from December to January 1st. Haverhill Arts centre is also bringing their own hilarious version of Aladdin and his Amazing Magic Lamp running daily from Dec 20 to Dec 30. Find more details below.

Father Christmas Comes Up Trumps!

Where: The Apex

When:  Dec 23 - 11:00

Tickets: £12, Child £10

Tel. 01284 758000

Age:  4+

This Christmas take your young family to see TaleGate Theatre Productions’ hilarious sequel, “Father Christmas Comes Up!” Father Christmas had three helpings of sprouts! And we know what comes next as he tries to deliver the presents, his tummy rumbles and gurgles, but he doesn't want to wake anyone up so he has to keep it in!


The Nutcracker

Where: Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds

When: Mon 20 — Wed 22 Nov

Tel. 01284 769505

Brought to Bury St Edmunds by Ballet Theatre UK,  The Nutcracker is one of the most popular Christmas ballet presentations of all times. The story is about a young girl called Clara the night before Christmas and fantastic journey where she sees magical snowflakes dancing dolls and a Christmas tree that reaches the sky.  A beautiful production with exquisite costumes and beautiful scenery which creates the perfect atmosphere for fantasy and illusion.



Where: Quay Theatre

When: Dec 1 to Jan 01

Tickets: Tickets: £12.00 / Children £9.00

Tel. 01787 374745

Suitable for the whole family

Sudbury Dramatic Society brings this year's pantomime, “Aladdin”. A traditional family feast that you don’t want to miss!  


Aladdin and his Amazing Magic Lamp

Where: Haverhill Arts Centre

When:  Running daily from Dec 20 to Dec 30

Tickets: £14.50, £12.50, £11.00

Aladdin is coming to Haverhill arts centre this Christmas courtesy of That’s Entertainment Productions. Starring tv funnyman Bobby Dazzlerheadlining, expect fantastic live music amazing illusions,  plenty of laughter and audience participation.



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