Pantomime

SNADS back on The Exchange stage

STURMINSTER Newton Amateur Dramatic Society, SNADS as they are known, celebrates its 90th anniversary this year. The first show is The Little Mermaid, on stage from 16th to 19th February at The Exchange. Debutante director Paula Skinner takes on the famous story, adapted by Kate Goddard from Hans Christian Andersen’s original. Geoffrey Horton is musical…

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Take the magic carpet for adventure

YOU need a very big stage, a warehouse full of costumes and 40 very large jars to put a traditional Ali Baba on stage, but you work with what you’ve got … as Bridport Pantomime Players are doing for this year’s panto at the Electric Palace from 2nd to 5th February. Ali Baba and the…

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Little Red in Bell Street

SHAFTESBURY Arts Centre brings its version of Little Red Riding Hood to the stage of its Bell Street theatre from 27th to 30th January and 2nd to 5th February, and tickets are selling fast. Audiences are delighted that a pantomime is back on stage, and are keen to see this new version of the famous…

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