Latest News- Posted Wednesday 11th August

It's Almost Panto Time!

With Summer out of the way and being well into Autumn,  The team at the Middleton Arena are now gearing up for the Christmas  pantomime season and after a spectacular launch event which was held last week to showcase a new beginning for the Middleton Arena pantomime. Snow White and the Seven Dwarf cast members gathered at the Arena last week to launch this year’s pantomime, which runs from December 2 until December 24th 2013.


There was plenty of singing, dancing and comedy along with brilliant lighting and sound. It was a taster to demonstrate what Shone Productions in association with the Middleton Arena have to offer this Christmas with Middleton’s biggest ever pantomime!

The theatre have announced that tickets for this year’s pantomime, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, are now on sale at the box office and if booked before the end of this month you will receive 20% of your total order! Wow! Pantomime lovers are being urged to get their tickets now to avoid disappointment come December.


Producer, Writer and director James Shone of professional production company Shone Productions who have vast experience in producing top quality entertainment cannot wait to arrive at the arena this Christmas with a spectacular pantomime suitable for all ages.

For anyone unfamiliar with the story, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is an amazing colourful pantomime; come along and see Snow White and her seven tiny friends from the enchanted forest try to overpower their evil ruler the Wicked Queen. The Wicked Queen was jealous of Snow White as soon as her magic mirror told her Snow White was the fairest in all the land. Will Snow White and her friends save the day? There is only one way to find out. So come on down to the Middleton Arena this Christmas for a pantomime you won't forget ,featuring a stunning set, amazing costumes, magnificent songs, great dance routines and of course plenty of audience participation. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is not to be missed!


This year’s pantomime stars the brilliant Samantha Dorrance from the Disney Channel and Bill Kenright’s ‘Dreamboats and Petticoats’ as Snow White, The Hilarious Bobby Dazzler as Muddles from Emmerdale, Shameless, and Heartbeat. Laura Handley from Channel four’s Hollyoaks playing the Wicked Queen and a full supporting cast and live band. For more information visit the pantomime or join on facebook- Middleton Arena Panto.


The Middleton Arena have tickets ranging from £12.50 to £16.50 but with a special offer of * 20% off all tickets booked before the end of the month*  it also makes this one of the best value pantomimes around don’t delay and book today! By calling the Middleton Arena box office on 0844 855 4020, or visit


*For the offer you must book over the phone or in person at the Middleton Arena.