Christmas Panto

22/11/2012 09:00

Pupils in 1st Class are taking part in Robinson Crusoe Christmas panto this year in the Balor Arts Theatre from 30th November-14th December.

Weeknights 8pm. Sat & Sun 4pm. Adults €12, children €8, family ticket 2 adults/2 children €30


The Butt Drama Circle annual Christmas panto is one of the highlights of  the winter programme and marks the beginning of the Christmas season for many in The Twin Towns.

This year join Robinson Crusoe (Margaret Cunnane) as he races the wicked pirates (Gordon Lucas and Eddie Flanagan) in a frantic search for buried treasure.

Along the way there are Mermaids, Cannibals, Robinson's brother Silly Billy (JC Bonar) and comedy duo Port and Starboard (Paddy McMenamin and Mary Laverty). there's great songs courtesy of King and Queen Neptune (Brian Duffy and Mary Sweeney) while the kids will just love the adorable dog.

Directed by Kathleen McGowan, a cast of seventy locals combine their talents to bring you a show full of laughter and romance, dazzling dancing and sinking ships. The Butt Drama Circle has a reputation as the best showcase of local talent in the North West and this community production guarantees great entertainment for all the family.