“I give it 4 stars without a doubt, if only I could have grabbed one or two treats” said our young reviewer when he came out of Cinderella.
not to love: sparkle aplenty, popular tunes that get little girls and their
mothers dancing - sweets flung across the theatre, magical tricks (really),
precious “he's behind you” moments and
(spoiler!) snowflakes falling from the sky.
all the ingredients of a popular family Christmas show. Wistfully directed by
Ellen McDougall with a clever double entendre script from Tom Wells, you are in for a
entertaining evening that will work for adults and children alike.
Featuring a lost
glittery pink Converse, drag queen stepsisters Booty and Licious (Matt Sutton
and Peter Caulfield in great form), a charming and perfectly bland Prince Charming (Karl Queensborough) and a wicked step
mother in a very wicked push chair, this Cinderella is set in a modern day
London where magic dresses come from Primark and best friends root for the
If panto is your
thing, don’t delay. If you are not convinced, trust the Lyric Hammersmith with
its long experience in the matter to offer you a perfectly enjoyable evening. With a few of
the first nights already sold out, get your hands on these tickets early and
Recommended for ages 6+
|What||Cinderella, Lyric Hammersmith|
|Where||Lyric Hammersmith, Lyric Square, King St, W6 0QL | MAP|
|Nearest tube||Hammersmith (Piccadilly and District lines) (underground)|
21 Nov 15 – 03 Jan 16, Performance times vary
|Price||£15 – £35|
|Website||Click here to book via Lyric Hammersmith|