Dick Whittington at London Palladium tickets
Dick Whittington at London Palladium tickets

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About the show

Following the huge popularity of Cinderella in 2016, the London Palladium will once again host the West End’s leading pantomime spectacular during Christmas 2017, as Dick Whittington journeys on to the London stage.

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 Dick Whittington tickets and avoid disappointment! This festive spectacular is guaranteed to be the perfect Christmas outing for all the family.

Recommended for

Qdos 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, so don't miss out and get your Dick Whittington tickets now!

Age Recommendations: Ages 5+

Dates and times

Running time: TBC
Opened: 09 Dec 2017
Press night: 13 Dec 2017
Booking from: 14 Jan 2018
Booking until: 14 Jan 2018

Location and map

London Palladium
Argyll Street
London, W1F 7TF

88 Reviews Add review

Brilliant show with an all star cast. Best pantomime I’ve ever seen, with standouts Charlie and Emma in the main roles!

nicolepeto1 5"7, 78 reviews, 0 helpful votes

All star cast with fabulous leads Charlie and Emma! Hilarious jokes throughout and fun songs! Best pantomime I’ve seen.

nicolepeto1 5"7, 78 reviews, 0 helpful votes

All-star cast with fabulous leads Charlie and Emma! Hilarious jokes throughout and fun songs! Best pantomime I’ve seen.

nicolepeto1 5"7, 78 reviews, 0 helpful votes

All star cast with fabulous leads Charlie and Emma! Hilarious jokes throughout and fun songs! Best pantomime I’ve seen.

nicolepeto1 5"7, 78 reviews, 0 helpful votes

Hilarious! Very talented and funny cast! Great production values! Can’t wait for next year!

westended 18 reviews, 0 helpful votes

I don't normally enjoy pantomimes, but this one was on another level. The set and costumes were out of this world and the cast were... More

Chen 5"6, 40 reviews, 2 helpful votes

The most wonderfully over the top and glittery panto you could imagine - I loved everything about this. Given the inclusion of Julian... More

doonakebab 5'10", 188 reviews, 3 helpful votes

I loved it SO MUCH that I booked up for this year!! It was so very funny that I'm still chuckling about it nearly a year later!

rosannefrancis 1 review, 0 helpful votes

Incredible show. Amazing cast. Brilliant pantomime.

LifeWithJoe 21 reviews, 1 helpful vote