Kent’s family-friendly Pantomimes 2017

Here’s our guide to Kent’s family-friendly pantos… Oh yes it is!


Let Tunbridge Wells take you on an amazing journey – the thrilling story of a boy, a lamp and a genie, Aladdin is one of the most popular pantomimes of all Audiences are promised a traditional show packed with comedy, slapstick, singing, dancing, beautiful costumes and plenty of audience participation! Tickets from just £10.


You are invited to the biggest Royal Ball of the year as a sumptuous production of Cinderella comes to Dartford.

Starring Louie Spence as Dandini, Michelle Collins as The Wicked Stepmother, Jayne Wisener as Cinderella and Phil Butler as Buttons, don’t miss this year’s unmissable Christmas treat packed full of laugh-out-loud comedy, stunning special effects, beautiful costumes and plenty to boo and hiss at.

With over 30,000 theatregoers attending pantomime at The Orchard Theatre each festive season it’s never too early to book!

Packed with all of the traditional pantomime ingredients we know you expect, Cinderella will feature laugh-out-loud comedy, stunning scenery, beautiful costumes and plenty of boos and hisses. Join Cinders as she goes from rags-to-riches, outwits her very ugly sisters and meets her dashing Prince Charming. Expect pumpkins and mice, carriages and horses, glitz, glamour, beautiful dresses, comedy and a glass slipper!

The clock is ticking, so book your tickets now for the Greatest Pantomime of them all!
With generous discounts for groups, concessions and special rates for schools available for selected performances, book your seats today. From £15, 01322 220000
or visit


The classic tale of Buttons and beaus comes to Folkestone’s fabulous venue this Christmas courtesy of CT Productions. As the daughter of Baron Hardup, poor Cinders suffers greatly at the hands of her hideous Wicked Stepmother and two Ugly Sisters, even though her natural beauty should knock anyone for six. Her friend Buttons sees her through, until suddenly a handsome prince, a glass slipper, a magical ball and a glittering coach and horses that threatens to turn into a pumpkin pulled by mice at midnight changes her life forever. It’s the dream we all love (Oh yes we do!)
13-30 December
To book, call 0844 871 3035 or visit


Don’t miss Canterbury’s fun-fi lled, family pantomime, Peter Pan, starring Shaun Williamson (EastEnders and Extras), Wendi Peters (Coronation Street), children’s favourites Gemma Hunt (CBeebies’ Swashbuckle), David Ribi (Channel 5’s Milkshake) and Samantha Dorrance
(CBeebies’ The Tale Of Mr Tumble). The show will also feature the hilarious Marlowe favourites Ben Roddy and Lloyd Hollett.

With lots of audience participation and spectacular special effects, this promises to be our biggest and funniest pantomime ever. The croc is ticking so hook your tickets now!
01227 787787 or visit


Mirror, Mirror, on the wall, don’t miss the fairest pantomime of them all!Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs will be spectacularly brought to life in Bromley with comedy, sensational song and dance numbers, fabulous costumes and stunning scenery.

Star of stage and screen Jessie Wallace will be joined by comedian and magician Pete Firman as Muddles and hilarious panto dame Jason Sutton as Nurse Nancy.

Throw in a magical Mirror, a beautiful princess, a handsome prince and plenty of audience participation as we outwit the Wicked Queen and let love prevail in this glittering festive treat for all ages.
2-31 December


Join us for Tenterden’s new star-studded panto! Robin Hood sees the wicked Sheriff ruling over the people and collecting taxes to pay for his own evil plans to take the English crown, whilst Nurse Mimi and Friar Tuck interrupt his plans with their hilarious antics. We need a hero – but will Robin Hood win the heart of Maid Marian rescue the babes and win the day?
Tickets from just £11, 01580 763826 or visit