pantomime

The motion to protect pantomime actors was passed unanimously

Performers have called on Equity to tackle ‘draconian’ working conditions and a culture of low pay among pantomime companies in the UK. Describing it as...

Pantomime is more popular in Northern Ireland than anywhere else in the UK, according to new figures that demonstrate the festive season’s impact on...

Drama in education, Rapture Theatre and a panto convert

Eric Potts not only writes all of First Family Entertainment’s pantomimes across the UK, but directs and stars in one too What is your role...

Derby's pantomime Beauty and the Beast has been cancelled because the city council has been unable to find an alternative venue following a fire...

Pantomime ticket revenues were up over this festive season, with the two leading producers, First Family Entertainment and Qdos Entertainment, reporting improved figures on...

Catherine Usher talks to David Bedella about how his varied career via shows such as Jerry Springer - The Opera and Holby City has led him to south-west London this winter

Jack and the Beanstalk is the most listed pantomime to be staged professionally in the UK this winter, with 32 productions planned for the...

Veteran entertainer, Stan Stennett, best known for his comedy spots on BBC Television’s The Black and White Minstrel Show, has died at the age...

Glee star Matthew Morrison is to present a two-hour special about Broadway for BBC Radio 2. When You See My Name in Lights will be...

For some people pantomime is only bearable because it encourages families who never go to the theatre into it, and for others it’s not even...

London’s the O2 is looking to expand its programming beyond live music and establish itself as an entertainment destination similar to the Southbank Centre,...

The pass door and the safety curtain, whether they exist in reality or simply metaphorically, can be a barrier between different dynamics, working hours...

South Hill Park Arts Centre has launched a live streaming programme after it was awarded more than £140,000 from Arts Council England for the...