Festive shows in Norfolk
These are the big Christmas events in Norfolk but you'll find many more festive activities here.
Acclaimed as a dazzling spectacle and the only end-of-pier Christmas show in the UK, the Cromer Pier Christmas Show celebrates its 11th birthday this year. Join the cast for a heap of festive fun; laugh out loud, sing along and tap your feet whilst the Seaside Special dancers and children from Marlene's School of Dance perform their dance routines to some jolly Christmas music.
Gorleston Pavilion – Dick Whittington
Ohyesitiz Productions return to present the fun-filled family pantomime Dick Whittington.
Great Yarmouth St George's Theatre – Cinderella
Join Great Yarmouth's favourite panto team as they return in this all fun family panto, full of laughs and mayhem! An in house production meaning all profits go to St. George's Theatre Trust which operates the theatre throughout the year.
Hunstanton Princess Theatre – Aladdin
Come and join Aladdin on a Magical Carpet ride at The Princess and get your Christmas off to a flying start!
King's Lynn Corn Exchange – Robin Hood
Journey with us into the enchanted world of Sherwood Forest as Robin Hood and his motley band of Merry Men clean up at the annual archery contest, wind up the wicked Sheriff of Nottingham, and battle to rescue Maid Marian from his evil clutches… all without laddering their tights. This brand new adventure has all the ingredients for a classic pantomime, with stunning costumes, live music and the usual comedy mayhem.
Norwich Maddermarket - The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe
Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy embark on a magical mystery tour to the Land of Narnia through the wardrobe. There they encounter the wicked White Witch, representing the forces of evil, and the King of the Beasts, Aslan the lion, representing all that is good and right.
Norwich Theatre Royal – Snow White
Richard Gauntlett and Ben Langley are the first cast confirmed for this year's seasonal spectacular Snow White, which runs from December 15 to January 17. Top actor and variety performer Richard will be returning to Norwich to be part of his 15th Theatre Royal pantomime and will be back in his traditional role in the show of the Dame donning a host of lavish costumes and entertaining the family audience with his distinctive brand of comedy, as well as writing and directing the show.
Sheringham Little Theatre - Cinderella
Once again written by West End star Killian Donnelly, who is known for his appearances in Les Misérables, The Phantom of the Opera and Memphis, this year's panto promises as much singing, dancing and hilarity as ever – and perhaps even more tidings of comfort and joy.
Thursford Christmas Spectacular
The largest Christmas entertainment event of its kind in the UK – and it's in Norfolk! With a £3m budget, it's a three hour celebration of the festive season featuring a fusion of the seasonal and sacred with chart-topping favourites and traditional carols.