Christmas is a great time to go to the theatre to see a panto or a family Christmas show. Here’s my guide to the best 2020 pantomimes in Gloucestershire, as well as the best ‘non panto’ family Christmas theatre shows. If you live close to county boarders, why not check what 2020 pantos are nearby in Oxfordshire too.
2020 Pantomimes in Gloucestershire
He’s behind you, oh no he isn’t, oh yes he is. A great pantomime is full of larger than life characters, lots of laughs, a villian that everyone hates, a comical dame and young love. A very British tradition a Christmas, here’s the definitive list of pantomimes from Cheltenham to Tewkesbury and beyond.
Jack & The Beanstalk at the Everyman Theatre (Cheltenham)
King Arthur The Panto at the Roses Theatre (Tewkesbury)
Gloucester Guildhall (Gloucester) – tbc
Cotswold Playhouse (Stroud) – tbc
Rapunzel at The Theatre Chipping Norton (Chipping Norton)
Snow White at the Bristol Hippodrome (Bristol)
2020 Family Christmas Theatre Shows (not pantos) in Gloucestershire
Pantomimes can be a little overwhelming for young kids or not your cup of tea. A family outing to the theatre over the Christmas holidays is a lovely treat. Often experiences make the best presents. Here’s a lineup of some great children’s theatre around Gloucestershire in 2020.