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Pantomime

Robin Hood: The Panto 2011

Robin Hood: The Panto 2011 Hong Kong Players

Sunday, 4 December, 2011, 12:00am

Yo ho panto

Fifty years ago, Brian Epstein was wondering whether the band he'd just seen in Liverpool's Cavern Club would amount to anything, 18,000 American military advisers were settling into new digs in South Vietnam and the people of Macau were fretting over the fate of Portuguese Goa.

21 Nov 2010 - 12:00am

Get creative for panto

Pantomime, or panto, is a popular form of theatre, commonly performed at Christmas. Frequently based on a traditional fairy tale, pantos are family-friendly shows which incorporate comedy, slapstick, song, dance and audience participation.

19 Oct 2009 - 12:00am

Win Win Win

Pantomime, or panto, is a popular form of theatre, commonly performed at Christmas. Frequently based on a traditional fairy tale, pantos are family-friendly shows which incorporate comedy, slapstick, song, dance and audience participation.

18 Oct 2009 - 12:00am

Festivities drag out camp crowd

London

This is a frank admission. I once dressed as a woman for a cross-dressing party. Never again. Why? Well, at 190cm tall, it's hard to find clothes, let alone heels, that fit. And tights do nothing for men who cycle. In truth, I looked like a secondary school matron of fringe sexual persuasion.

17 Dec 2008 - 12:00am

Slava's Snowshow

Slava's Snowshow

Lyric Theatre, APA

Reviewed: Dec 13

Created by Russian clown and mime master Slava Polunin, Slava's Snowshow is not your conventional circus-style production. There's no slapstick and the clowns are downtrodden and scary creatures.

18 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

He's behind you!

Snow White and seven dwarves are coming soon to a theatre near you. But don't assume you know the story: as three of the principals explain, when you go to a pantomime, you never know what to expect.

'Everybody knows the children's story. But this fairy tale-turned-pantomime is for both kids and adults,' says Hamish Campbell, a Year 12 student at South Island School.

18 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Snow White sits out sedan race, dwarves shoulder the burden

The annual Sedan Chair Race for Matilda International Hospital is being held this Sunday afternoon on The Peak.

16 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

The Pantomime

Alice!

28 Nov 2004 - 12:00am

Beauty And The Beast

The Purple Turtle Theatre Group perform a pantomime version of the classic fairytale, with interactive songs, dance and magic. Wed, 6.30pm; Thu-Fri, 5pm; Sat, 2.30pm and 5pm. Suitable for children aged over 2. Fringe Theatre, The Fringe Club, 2 Lr Albert Rd, Central. $85, $100, HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2521 7251

4 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

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