Panto’ Fever Sweeps Scotland

With the festive season upon us, its once again time to embrace the array of pantomimes sweeping through theatres across Scotland. Dunedin Napier News gives you a preview of this season’s must see productions.

The Wizard of Never Woz
The Wizard of Never Woz

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe -Edinburgh

Step into the magical land of Narnia, as a full scale recreation of Narnia is on at Edinburgh’s Royal Lyceum. The production runs from November 28th to January 3rd. Ticket hotline: 0131 248 4848

The Wizard of Never Woz-Glasgow

The Pavillion Theatre in Glasgow plays host to a fun filled adaption of the classic ‘Wizard of Oz’. Join Dorothy, Tin Man, Scarecrow and the Lion on their adventure along the yellow brick road. The show runs from December 3rd to January 24th. Ticket hotline: 0141 332 1846

Aladdin’s King – Edinburgh

Aladdin comes to life at Edinburgh’s King’s Theatre with the aid of a visually stunning 3D genie. Runs from November 29th to January 18th. Ticket hotline: 0141 529 6000

Cinderella – Glasgow

Come see if the shoe still fits as Glasgow’s King’s Theatre presents a classic reproduction of Cinderella. Running from November 28th to January 11th. Ticket hotline: 0870 060 6648

Beauty and the Beast – Dundee

Catch this classic fairytale at Dundee Rep from December 3rd to January 2nd. Tickets available at 01382 22 3530

For those looking to escape the bairns for a night, look no further than the Tron in Glasgow. It’s presenting ‘Mother Bruce’, but with a twist. A spider spinning golden threads replaced the golden egg laying goose, as this production provides a humorous view of Scottish history. Running from November 29th to January 4th. Ticket hotline: 0141 552 4267

Staying in Glasgow, the Oran Mor in Glasgow is showcasing ‘Babes in the Wood’. With a pie and pint included in the ticket price, this production is already a winner. A political comedy sure to entertain satire and pie lovers alike. Running December 1st to 20th. Ticket hotline: 0141 357 6200