With an exciting, hilarious and enchanting new version of the classic tale, this is set to be one of the highlights of the London’s festive offerings in 2017. Produced by Qdos Entertainment, the biggest producers of pantomime in the world and the team behind last year’s massively successful Cinderella, as well as over 650 other spectacular pantos, this is set to be yet another runaway success.
An all-star cast leads the show, including West End legend Elaine Paige as Queen Rat, award-winning actor Charlie Stemp and Emma Williams(Half a Sixpence) as Dick Whittington and Alice Fitzwarren, Julian Clary as Spirit of the Bells, Nigel Havers as Captain Nigel, Paul Zerdin as Idle Jack, Gary Wilmot as dame Sarah the Cook and Ashley Banjo and dance troupe Diversity as The Sultan and his Entourage.
Qdos Entertainment’s 2016 show was the first time in 29 years that a pantomime was performed at the London Palladium, with the last silly spectacular playing in 1987, starring Barbara Windsor in Babes in the Woods. Due to the huge success of Cinderella they are on their way to establishing a brilliant new tradition of exciting, adventurous and hilarious West End pantomimes.
Dick Whittington tells the story of how a plucky youngster who journeys away from his poverty-stricken childhood to make his fortune by battling with rats with his trusted cat in the big city of London.
Set to be one of the most popular shows this year, make sure to book early to get the best seats and avoid disappointment! This festive spectacular is guaranteed to be the perfect Christmas outing for all the family.
Recommended forQdos Entertainment create pantomimes that are perfect for all the family, with spectacular staging and performances that are bound to keep little ones entertained, while still with enough good laughs for the parents. If you want to catch some top rung stars on stage this Christmas, then this is definitely the panto for you!
Age Recommendations: TBC