Christmas is nearly here and the award winning Abbey Players will be performing a traditional Family Pantomime at the Abbey Theatre on Pool Bank Street.
In this wonderful adaptation of the story, Dick Whittington arrives in a London that is over run with rats and is being controlled by King Rat. Dick falls in love with Alice. When he is falsely accused of stealing he leaves town but decides to turn back
Along with Tommy the Cat, Dick sets out on an adventure taking him to Morocco and back with lots of mayhem happening on the way. He returns to London having made his fortune and asks for Alice’s hand in marriage.
Packed full of song, dance and slapstick comedy this perfect start to the Christmas season is suitable for all children from 5 – 85!
Go along and get ready to boo, shout and sing.
The pantomime will be showing on the following dates and times (oh no it isn’t, oh yes it is):
- 13th – 16th December, 7.30pm
- 16th – 17th December, 2.30pm
Book online at www.theabbeyplayers.co.uk using code ‘WHITNAC’ for a 10% discount. Phone bookings can also be made on 024 7637 2325 or 07948 546354. Ticket are £7.00 per person with a concessionary rate of £5.00 per person.