Panto stars dazzle skaters

Tuesday 11 December 2012 Updated: 17/12 16:50

Latest News

Buy photos » Cast members of The Roses Theatre pantomime, Aladdin.

CAST members of Aladdin, this year's pantomime at The Roses Theatre in Tewkesbury, brought a touch of magic to Evesham as they helped open the popular festive skating rink.

Dressed from head to toe in their dazzling costumes the performers took a break from the stage and delighted the crowds in Market Place last Friday (December 7).

This fantastical pantomime transports the audience from the streets of Tewkesbury to a faraway land where street urchin Aladdin is tricked into an enchanted cave in search of a magic lamp. Out pops an all powerful genie – and in a puff of smoke, Aladdin’s life is changed forever. But not if the wicked Abanazar has his way.

Expect comic mayhem as Aladdin, Wishee Washee and their furry black and white side kick, Tyson, cause chaos as they battle to keep hold of the lamp and win the beautiful Princess Jasmine.

Complete with sparkling sets to transfix imaginations, lavish costumes fit for a princess, a cascade of pyrotechnics that sparkle and flash, and a Christmas cracker full of jokes, this traditional pantomime is a magical carpet ride of an adventure.

Aladdin runs at The Roses Theatre until Saturday, January 5.

To buy tickets call the box office on 01684 295074 or visit www.rosestheatre.org.

Popular »

1 Unprovoked assault on Vale jogger

2 Drunk man was abusive to police

3 Former print works site is sold off

4 Missing Pershore man found dead

5 Headteacher to investigate GCSE English results

More news »

Police officer honoured for dedicated service

A POLICE officer in Pershore has been honoured

Stabbing suspect on most wanted list

A MAN suspected of stabbing an Evesham barman

Appeal launched to find missing man

POLICE are asking for the public's help to

Former solder is new Lord Lieutenant

A FORMER Grenadier Guard has been named as

Regional news »


Leamington Observer
Good year for West Midlands Ambulance Service

COMPLAINTS are down and compliments are up for West Midlands ...

Stratford Observer
Vulnerable 20-year-old missing from Henley

A VULNERABLE 20-year-old has been missing from Henley since Thusday ...

Redditch Standard
Four teens arrested in connection with 'fake police' scam

A GROUP of teenagers have been arrested in connection with ...

Worcester Observer

Visit the Worcester Observer website for the latest.