Doreen Tipton Wins Best Pantomime Newcomer For Role In ALADDINDoreen Tipton Wins Best Pantomime Newcomer For Role In ALADDIN
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2018

Doreen Tipton has been crowned Best Pantomime Newcomer at the Great British Pantomime Awards for her role as the Lazy Empress Of China in Wolverhampton Grand Theatre's 2016/17 pantomime, Aladdin. The Great British Pantomime Awards was launched this year to celebrate and recognise outstanding achievements across the country for the 2016/17 pantomime season. Held at London's Theatre Café on Shaftesbury Avenue in the West End,Doreen Tipton and Grand Theatre Chief Executive Adrian Jackson accepted the award from host Christopher Biggins, who himself appeared in a production of Aladdin at the Grand Theatre in 2010/11. (more...)

Photo Flash: Production Photos and Trailer Released for JACK AND THE BEANSTALK at Wolverhampton GrandPhoto Flash: Production Photos and Trailer Released for JACK AND THE BEANSTALK at Wolverhampton Grand
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2017

Today, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre revealed the trailer and production photos for the giant new pantomime - JACK AND THE BEANSTALK which opened to spectacular 5 star reviews and runs until 14 January. Check them out here! (more...)

Photo Flash: Gareth Gates Launches Giant Panto JACK AND THE BEANSTALK in WolverhamptonPhoto Flash: Gareth Gates Launches Giant Panto JACK AND THE BEANSTALK in Wolverhampton
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2017

Yesterday, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre launched a GIANT of a pantomime at Dudley Zoological Gardens with leading man Gareth Gates. The pop-star and musical theatre favourite will be taking the title role in JACK AND THE BEANSTALK which also stars Lisa Riley, Doreen Tipton, Graham Cole, Ian Adams and Adam C Booth at the Grand Theatre from 9 December 2017 - 14 January 2018. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the stars in costume below! (more...)

Grand Theatre Reveal 'Giant' Community ProjectGrand Theatre Reveal 'Giant' Community Project
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2017

Today, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre revealed a towering new resident for the festive season in the shape of a 15ft Giant, made by over 20 individual groups from the local community. (more...)

Grand Theatre Announces 2018/19 Pantomime, SLEEPING BEAUTYGrand Theatre Announces 2018/19 Pantomime, SLEEPING BEAUTY
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2017

With this year's giant pantomime JACK AND THE BEANSTALK opening on Saturday 9 December, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre today announced that next year's pantomime will be all you've ever dreamed of SLEEPING BEAUTY from Saturday 8 December 2018 Sunday 13 January 2019. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal With JACK AND THE BEANSTALK at Wolverhampton GrandPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal With JACK AND THE BEANSTALK at Wolverhampton Grand
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2017

Today, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre revealed rehearsal images for the giant new pantomime - JACK AND THE BEANSTALK which opens on Saturday 9 December. (more...)

Dudley Zoo Continues To Help Grand Panto Be A Roaring SuccessDudley Zoo Continues To Help Grand Panto Be A Roaring Success
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2017

Today, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre and Dudley Zoological Gardens announced a continuation to a partnership that sees two family-friendly attractions unite the popular 80 year-old zoo and the annual family pantomime - a tradition that spans over 120 years at the theatre. (more...)

PANTO LAUNCH PHOTOS: Stars Launch Jack And The BeanstalkPANTO LAUNCH PHOTOS: Stars Launch Jack And The Beanstalk
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2017

The stars of this year's Wolverhampton Grand pantomime proved it's never too early to get into the panto spirit by launching this year's giant of a show, JACK AND THE BEANSTALK, which opens on Saturday 9 December 2017 starring returning favourites from last year's award-winning production of Aladdin; Lisa Riley, Doreen Tipton, Ian Adams and Adam C Booth, with The Bill star Graham Cole joining them as the evil Fleshcreep, musical theatre actress Sarah Vaughan is the Princess and Julie Paton plays The Harp. (more...)

Photo Flash: Gareth Gates Launches Giant Panto JACK AND THE BEANSTALK in WolverhamptonPhoto Flash: Gareth Gates Launches Giant Panto JACK AND THE BEANSTALK in Wolverhampton
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

Yesterday, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre launched a GIANT of a pantomime at Dudley Zoological Gardens with leading man Gareth Gates. The pop-star and musical theatre favourite will be taking the title role in JACK AND THE BEANSTALK which also stars Lisa Riley, Doreen Tipton, Graham Cole, Ian Adams and Adam C Booth at the Grand Theatre from 9 December 2017 - 14 January 2018. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the stars in costume below! (more...)

Fe, Fi, Fo Fum! Graham Cole Joins JACK AND THE BEANSTALK in Wolverhampton
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2017

Wolverhampton Grand have announced that The Bill star Graham Cole will complete the line-up of this year's GIGANTIC family pantomime Jack and the Beanstalk from Saturday 9 December 2017 - Sunday 14 January 2018. (more...)

Doreen Tipton Wins Best Pantomime Newcomer for Role in ALADDIN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

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Gareth Gates, Lisa Riley, Doreen Tipton and More Announced for JACK AND THE BEANSTALK
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

Today, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre revealed the first casting announcement for the 2017/18 pantomime. Gareth Gates will star as Jack in a giant new production of JACK AND THE BEANSTALK. (more...)

Free Radio's Sparky to Become Pantomime Star in Wolverhampton Grand Theatre's ALADDIN
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Today it was announced that Free Radio's breakfast presenter Sparky will make an appearance in Wolverhampton Grand Theatre's pantomime, Aladdin today 5 January 2017. (more...)

Grand Theatre Celebrates 122nd Birthday with ALADDIN Panto Cast!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2016

Today, Saturday 10th December, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre celebrated its 122nd birthday with the cast of ALADDIN, including Joe McElderry, Lisa Riley and CBeebies' Mr Bloom - Ben Faulks. (more...)

Free Radio's Sparky to Become Pantomime Star in Wolverhampton Grand Theatre's ALADDIN
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2016

Today it was announced that Free Radio's breakfast presenter Sparky will make an appearance in Wolverhampton Grand Theatre's pantomime, Aladdin on Thursday 5 January 2017. (more...)

Photo Flash: Grand Theatre Launches Biggest Pantomime Ever- ALADDIN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

On Tuesday 18 October, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre launched its biggest pantomime to date, ALADDIN, which opens in seven weeks' time on Saturday 10 December. (more...)

Matt Willis Leads FOOTLOOSE on UK Tour, Jan 21
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2011

FOOTLOOSE: The Dance Musical will begin performances for its fifth UK tour on Friday, January 21 at the Newcastle Theatre Royal, ending its run at the Leeds Grand Theatre on Saturday, July 2, 2011. (more...)

Matt Willis Leads FOOTLOOSE on UK Tour, Jan 21
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2010

FOOTLOOSE: The Dance Musical will begin performances for its fifth UK tour on Friday, January 21 at the Newcastle Theatre Royal, ending its run at the Leeds Grand Theatre on Saturday, July 2, 2011. (more...)

REVIEW: NEVER FORGET, Theatre Royal Newcastle, September 10 2009
by Laura Holmes - Sep 17, 2009

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