annual panto fun gets underway today
the Sailor is set to pitch up in Burnham-On-Sea for a week of
performances at the town's Princess Theatre.
District Pantomime Society is busily rehearsing for its show,
'The Adventures of Sinbad', which will be performed at The Princess
from 23rd-31st January.
Lorna Blair says it promises to be a fun-filled treat for all
the family. She told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It is going to
be a great show, full of traditional panto slapstick and comedy,
plus songs and audience participation."
rehearsals are going well and everything is going to plan. We
have a great mixture of young and older members taking part this
year and it will be a lot of fun."
will be played by Shannon Manlow, Roma Lott is Rob Blackmore,
Aisha is Zoe Nicholson, Hassan is Gabrielle Blair, Leila is Katie
Shephard, Mungo is Archie Williams, Rancid is Nick Elmswood, Caliph
is Melvyn Shephard, Abanana is Emma Twigg and The Storyteller
is Lorna Davey.
Junior Chorus will comprise Daisy-Mae Marks, Mercina Markoutsas,
Cohen Slator, Eleana Mitchell, Freyja Buttery, Eleni Markoutsas
and Zoe Loveridge.
the Senior Chorus will include Emily Elswood, Georgia Twigg, Tom
Manlow, Emily Bees, Juliet Bissell, Louisa Arthur, Angelina Mitchell,
Tabitha Butler, Mollie Kempton, Asia Jones and Ben Ratcliffe.
extended chorus will be Slave Master (Greg Fear), Captain Bill
(Frank Neill), Medicine Man (Alistair Murray), Indian Chief (Frank
Neill), Polar Bear (Greg Fear) and Snowman (Mollie Kempton). The
Pantomime Dancers are Jemma Derham, Sophia Christodoulou, Beth
Fawcett and Georgi Simms.
are standard £11, Concessions £9, Child £7,
Family (2+2) £27.50. They are available online or from The
Princess Theatre's Box Office on 01278 784464.
The cast rehearsing the show at the weekend (pics Peter Harling)