Pantomime Previews

This isn’t an exhaustive list because there’ll be a panto somewhere in practically every postcode come December, but it is a rundown of your options – financial and artistic – for a special Christmas...

Confessional (Southwark Playhouse)

Just off the Elephant and Castle roundabout, it’s no surprise to come across a grotty pub filled with strange and aggressive drunks. It is a delightful surprise to find it recreated so realistically inside...

Bumblescratch (Adelphi Theatre)

Bumblescratch is a 'ratty' epic. 38 songs, mostly sung by Darren Day in a blonde beehive wig rescued from Mari Wilson's dumpster. Kid co-star Ilan Galkoff is excellent as a sort of Stuart Little to Day's Rat...