Producers at RED Entertainment in association with Prime Pantomimes & the Queen’s Theatre Barnstaple have announced their first two stars for this year’s must-see pantomime adventure, Cinderella, to welcome audience’s back into the Theatre. Starring national treasure Amanda Barrie (Coronation Street, Carry On Cleo, Bad Girls) and, returning for her third year running, Barnstaple’s favourite, Nicki French will dazzle and delight in this show for the young and the young at heart!
Amanda Barrie stars as Fairy Godmother whilst this year, Nicki French will be brilliantly bad as the Wicked Stepmother with further star casting to be announced this festive treat is not to be missed.
“I am so pleased to playing the role of Fairy G in Devon, a part of the world that I love! Panto is a great opportunity to bring together family, friends and colleagues and I am looking forward to spreading some festive fairy magic this Christmas! Never mind Cinders, I shall go to the Barnstaple Ball!” Amanda Barrie
“I am thrilled to be returning back to the Queens, and beautiful Barney, again this year! Last year’s Christmas production was extremely special to me and I am over the moon to be returning for a 3rd time to Barnstaple’s panto-land! They say 3rd time lucky, this time maybe the Wicked Queen will win?! You’ll have to come and watch to find out!” Nicki French
This Christmas you are cordially invited to the Barnstaple Ball as the Queen’s Theatre hosts everybody’s favourite pantomime – Cinderella! From Friday 10th December to Friday 31st December 2021.
Polish off your pumpkins, dust off your gowns and join Prince Charming as he hosts the party of the year in search of his one true love. Will he succeed before the clock strikes twelve? Will the hilarious Ugly Sisters steal his heart? Will the Fairy Godmother’s magic ensure we all live happily ever after? There is only one way to find out!
Featuring sparkling costumes, eye-catching scenery, splendid special effects, live music, dazzling dance routines and not forgetting a laugh-out-loud script, that ends as all great fairy tales do…. happily, ever after!
Cinderella will whisk you away to a land of make-believe, ensuring an unforgettable pantomime experience for the whole family and we even guarantee that you will be home before midnight!
This fabulous new production of the classic rags to riches fairy tale pantomime, Cinderella is written & directed by Lee Waddingham and plays at the Queen’s Theatre, Barnstaple from 10th December to 31st December 2021.