When: 27th November 2021 to 2nd January 2022
Location: King’s Theatre, Glasgow
The Glasgow King’s Theatre 2021 Christmas panto will be the magical pantomime adventure Cinderella. Starring Elaine C Smith alongside Johnny Mac.
Packed with all of the traditional panto ingredients King’s Theatre audiences expect, Cinderella will feature laugh-out-loud comedy, stunning scenery, beautiful costumes and plenty of boos and hisses. See it from 27th November 2021 to 2nd January 2022.
Join Cinderella as she goes from rags to riches, outwits her wicked sisters and meets her dashing Prince Charming.
You shall go to the ball this Christmas with the spectacular family pantomime Cinderella!
If you’ve never seen a Panto at The Kings Theatre in Glasgow, then you’ve missed out!
Previous years Kings Panto….
In 2019 it was Jack and The Beanstalk starring Elaine C Smith alongside Johnny Mac. For the first time in over 30 years, a mighty beanstalk burst out of Bath Street as Jack and the Beanstalk returned to the King’s. Fresh from their trip to Old Peking, Elaine C Smith and Johnny Mac swapped their magic carpet for Dame Trot’s farm to follow Jack and his family and climb a beanstalk of gigantic proportions to Cloudland in another unmissable family show.
In 2018 it was Aladdin starring Elaine C Smith as Widow Twankey alongside Johnny Mac as the lovable eejit Wishee Washee. We followed Aladdin, his brother Wishee Washee, and of course his mother Widow Twankey, on a spectacular adventure. There was flying carpets, a wish-granting genie, an evil sorcerer and a lamp-full of laughs. Paul-James Corrigan, from Gary Tank Commander also stars as the Imperial Palace Guard in the magical pantomime adventure Aladdin.
In 2017 it was Sleeping Beauty: A panto favourite: Once upon a time in a land far far away, the beautiful Princess Aurora is given a 16th birthday present by her evil godmother Carabosse. Sleeping Beauty is placed under a cruel curse and forced to sleep for 100 years after she pricks her finger on an enchanted spinning wheel.
In 2016 it was Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs: For only the second time the Kings are delighted to present the fairest pantomime of them all Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Scottish comedy legend Gregor Fisher lead the cast of panto favourites, the Rab C. Nesbitt star adds another string to his vest in the role of Hector the Henchman alongside much-loved panto favourite and Capital FM presenter Des Clarke as Muddles and Juliet Cadzow (Balamory, Panto Pie and a Pint) as the Wicked Queen.
In 2015 it was Peter Pan: Widely hailed as one of the best for many years.