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...

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...

Allegro (Southwark Playhouse)

The first thing to say here is that yet again the producer/director collaboration of Danielle Tarento and Thom Southerland has come up with a beautiful show, full of charm, of energy and of near perfection by...

The Fix (Union Theatre)

It’s a cause for celebration that London has (three-quarters of) a new fringe theatre. The Union has moved across the street to a new space with fine glass-fronted aspect to a furnished courtyard for...