Aladdin

Jan 2019

Aladdin, by Chris Cooper and Matt Barnard, played from Thu 17 – Sat 19 Jan 2019.

Jump aboard a magic carpet and see the return of our annual pantomime! Join Aladdin, his brother Wishee Washee and his mother Widow Twankey on a spectacular adventure. Will he find the Magic Lamp? And if he does, will the power it holds help him to foil wicked Abanazar and wed Princess Jasmine?

Production Gallery

Photography: Nigel Thomas

Audience Reactions

“Congratulations SSA Drama Section for a fabulous panto. Hilarious from start to finish – slick, witty and so up-to-date. Fabulous costumes great performances from all principals. Well done to everyone involved.”

“Fabulous feel good panto with a great cast!”

“We loved this show! The best one I’ve seen in ages!”

Cast

Abanazar – Matt Barnard
Spirit of the Ring – Jen Alton
Wishee Washee – Jack Walsh
Widow Twankey – Chris Cooper
Aladdin – Emma Doran
Princess Jasmine – Erin Craddock
Empress of China – Helen Gibbs
Sebastian – Pete Bayliss
So Shy – Jess Gilbert
Policeman Ping – Rachel Pinwell
Policeman Pong – James Newman
Genie of the Lamp – Harvey Grant
Prince Pekoe – Ricardo Alexander
Kiki the Camel – Ella Begley, Hannah Wood
Chorus – Ella Begley, Rupert Dowler, Zara Mae Dowler, Alex Fraser, Harvey Gibbs, Angela Ingram, Luke Newman, Laura Parker, Huw Perry, Liberty Severn, Lily Vyakaranam, Adam Williams, Amy Williams, Hannah Wood

Creative

Director – Chris Cooper
Assistant Directors – Harvey Grant, Emma Benton
Choreographer – Ellen Tozer
Musical Assistant – Alison Griggs
Makeup – Melody Faulkner, Jen Alton
Set Design & Construction – Chris Cooper, Harvey Grant, Matt Barnard, Jen Alton, Jack Walsh, Skye Ihme and members of the cast and crew
Scenic Artist – Francis Cooper
Stage Management – Tim Gibbs, Skye Ihme, Dorian Pratt, Ali Scoble, James Skinner

Rehearsal Gallery