Pantomimes and Christmas shows in Manchester and the North

Boy and girl having fun watching a show at the theatre

Manchester and the North have an excellent array of Christmas shows and pantos this year. A re-imagining of Peter Pan (from the point of view of Wendy) called Underneath a Magical Moon Sale looks particularly enjoyable. And Horrible Christmas at the Lowry promises to be a hit with the whole family

Peter Pan Stockport
John Altman ('nasty' Nick Cotton from Eastenders) stars in this classic panto

The Snowman Manchester
A screening of the story which has become a part of Christmas tradition

Best Ever Christmas Liverpool
An extravaganza for the whole family staring CBeebies stars

Christmas Carol Leeds city centre
Visit the beautiful Leeds cathedral to experience choral music

The Lost Present: A Christmas Adventure Otley
This alternative Christmas show has original music and is for children aged 3-7

Elf's Christmas Wish Durham
A charming introduction to theatre for little ones

James and the Giant Peach Newcastle
The Roald Dahl book comes to the stage in this family show (recommended for ages 5-11)

Find more pantos and shows:

Manchester & Trafford
Stockport & Tameside
Wigan & Salford
Newcastle & Gateshead

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