The 2023 Panto at His Majesty’s Theatre in Aberdeen is on its way this Christmas – here’s all you need to know.
The show this festive season will be Sleeping Beauty with performances beginning 2 December 2023.
Sleeping Beauty tells the story of a princess who is cursed by an evil witch into a deep sleep that can only be broke by the kiss from her true love.
Prepare to be delighted by an all-star cast in this year’s pantomime! The award-winning comedy actor and writer Gary: Tank Commander takes the stage, bringing his unique charm and humour to the production.
Joining him are returning panto favourites, including Alan McHugh as the beloved Nurse Nellie Macduff, Paul J Corrigan as the mischievous Slimeball and the talented Danielle Jam as The Spirit of Pantomime, representing the local spirit of Aberdonian.
Not to be missed, Julie Coombe will mesmerize as the wicked Carabosse.
As always a star cast will bring the story to life this festive season.
In a distant land, the enchanting tale of Princess Aurora unfolds on her twenty-first birthday. But a wicked curse bestowed by her evil aunt Carabosse condemns her to a century-long slumber by pricking her finger on an enchanted spinning wheel.
Amidst the magic, music, and laughter, the question remains: Can true love endure, and will Prince Charming be able to break the spell? Witness the thrilling battle of wits as the evil Enchantress’s wicked schemes are put to the test.
Brace yourself for an extraordinary pantomime, where the secrets of this captivating story are unveiled, accompanied by stunning special effects that will leave you spellbound.
Sleeping Beauty will play at Aberdeen His Majesty’s Theatre from 02 December 2023 until 07 January 2024.
For more information and tickets, visit aberdeenperformingarts.com.