With plenty of magic beans, a lovable cow, an enormous beanstalk, a gigantic giant and a massive adventure, this year’s panto looks set to be the biggest ever.
Fee-Fi-Fo-Fum, a giant of a panto comes to Darlington! After the recent journey to Old Peking on the high-flying magical adventure of Aladdin, a mighty beanstalk will burst out of Darlington Hippodrome in this year's GIANT production, Jack and the Beanstalk. Follow Jack as he climbs a beanstalk of gigantic proportions as he fights to outwit the evil giant and win riches beyond his wildest dreams, and the hand of the girl he loves in a panto packed with star casting, laughter, music, special effects, magic beans and bundles of audience participation. Starring Ballroom/Latin Dance Champion and Strictly Come Dancing Head Judge SHIRLEY BALLAS as Mother Nature. Joining Shirley, in the title of role of Jack Trot, will be Britain's Got Talent winner GEORGE SAMPSON. Starring as Jack's hapless brother Simon will be stand-up comedian PHIL WALKER. The evil villain Fleshcreep will be played by actor and comedy writer DANIEL TAYLOR. With generous discounts for groups, concessions and special rates for schools available for selected performances.