London pantomime guide


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London is home to some of the best venues in the world and regularly hosts all kinds of amazing fun-filled pantomimes (oh yes it does). Parents and kids from around the world head to the city every week to watch the wacky antics of London’s best pantomime characters. For an evening of rib-tickling fun and laughter, there’s no better place to go than the classic pantomime.

If you’re looking for fun-filled family entertainment during your stay at our London luxury hotels, you can’t go wrong with pantomime tickets. Check out our ultimate panto guide to see what’s coming up later this year so you can grab some tickets before they sell out and make sure your winter London trip will be one to remember.

Dick Whittington

London Palladium

This British classic is getting a fresh makeover this season as it returns to one of London’s most famous venues. The London Palladium will host everybody’s favourite pantomime character, Dick Whittington as he tries to follow his dream of becoming rich. Follow Dick as he meets a cavalcade of different characters on his adventures through London. Bring the kids along to this fun-filled show for a night of laughter. The iconic London Palladium is just around the corner from the Montcalm Marble Arch, which means you won’t have to travel far for a great night. Be sure to book ahead so you don’t miss out on this amazing show.

Peter Pan – The Arena Spectacular

SSE Arena Wembley

Everyone’s favourite boy in green tights is flying all the way from Neverland this year to appear on stage at the SSE Arena in Wembley. The boy who never grew up, along with his gang of friends and their sworn pirate enemies will be putting on a show like no other and entertaining crowds with amazing stunts, fun-filled action and classic comedy. Renowned stage star, Matt Knight will be taking on the role of Peter Pan so you can expect a great performance. Kids will love this action-packed version of the classic fairy-tale story so be sure to plan your family trip to our London luxury hotels well in advance and give them a holiday they’ll never forget.


Hackney Empire

Little princes and princesses will be excited to hear that their favourite story will be brought to life this season in one of the most anticipated pantomime performances of the year. Follow the story of the rags-to-riches princess as she tries to escape the clutches of her evil step mother and find her Prince Charming. This is always one of Hackney Empires most popular shows so be sure to head over to the Empire for a night of singing, dancing, laughter and love.

Jack and the Beanstalk

Lyric Hammersmith

Fee-fi-fo-fum, there’s an amazing show coming up that’s sure to be fun. The classic tale of Jack and his magic beanstalk is coming to the stage this season in a performance that promises to be the family event of the year. The Lyric Hammersmith is a wonderful theatre that has hosted some of the city’s best performances. This story of an adventurous boy, a hungry giant and a golden chicken will keep the whole family entertained this season.