Surrey Big Panto Guide 2024

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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 2024 pantomimes in Surrey, as well as the best ‘non panto’ family Christmas theatre shows. Find the best Berkshire pantos across the border.

2024 Pantomimes & Family Christmas Theatre Shows in Surrey

Scroll on down and you’ll find what pantos and children’s theatre shows are taking to the stage this year in Surrey.  Click on any of the links for more information.

SPOTLIGHT – Santa’s Wish at G Live (Guildford) 

Santa’s Wish follows Snowflake’s enchanting journey to become one of Santa’s elves.  The heart-warming musical adventure is enriched with original songs, immersive storytelling and a sprinkling of circus magic. From 18th to 24th December 2024 at G Live Guildford.

Swan Lake – Ballet Del’Art at G Live (Guildford)

The grace and elegance of Swan Lake is a joy to behold, the dramatic tale of love and betrayal ensuring it remains one of the world’s most popular ballets. Tchaikovsky’s soaring score, performed by a live orchestra, adds the finishing touch to a spectacular treat for the whole family at G Live Guildford.

2024 Pantomimes in Surrey

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 villain that everyone hates, a comical dame and young love.  A very British tradition a Christmas, here’s the definitive list of pantomimes in Surrey for 2024.

Robin Hood at Yvonne Arnaud Theatre (Guildford)

Join Robin and Marion as they right wrongs, sing songs and sort out the wicked Sheriff in this swashbuckling panto for 2024.

Snow White at Camberley Theatre (Camberley)

This magical re-telling of a classic fairy tale will be sure to have you laughing, smiling, cheering and booing all the way through.

Robin Hood at Esher Theatre (Esher)

Join Esher Theatre on a magical and mystical journey into the world of pantomime for this years production of Robin Hood.

The Pantomime Sleeping Beauty at New Victoria Theatre (Woking)

Can true love survive and Prince Charming break the spell? Who will outwit the evil Enchantress and foil her wicked plans?  All will be revealed in this spectacular panto packed with magic, music, comedy and special effects.

Beauty & The Beast at Richmond Theatre (Richmond)

One of the most romantic pantos of all time, Beauty and the Beast will be a spectacular and enchanting production for all the family.

Dick Whittington at the The Leatherhead Theatre (Leatherhead)

Get your eyes on the distant horizon!  From old ‘Laandaan Taaarn’ and across the high seas  – they off in search of adventure and treasure! Will King Rat thwart the plans, or will the Fairy Bow Bells save Dick’s day? LP Creatives are packing sprats, rats, kung-fu cats and maybe even a mermaid or two!!

Sleeping Beauty at Dorking Halls (Dorking)

Packed with sensational songs, dazzling dance routines and fabulous costumes; this is a tremendous treat for all the family pantomime you won’t want to miss!

2024 Festive Family Shows in Surrey

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 2023 around Surrey this December.

Santa’s Wish at G Live (Guildford) 

A heart-warming musical adventure is enriched with original songs, immersive storytelling and a sprinkling of circus magic.

Swan Lake – Ballet Del’Art at G Live (Guildford)

This UK Premiere of Swan Lake, choregraphed by Lara Paraschiv and performed by the artists of Ballet Del’Art, reveals the true story within a modern day presentation, whilst maintaining the classical origins of the ballet, creating a Swan Lake for the 21st century. A spectacular treat for the whole family at G Live Guildford.

The Gingerbread Boy Dorking Halls (Dorking)

Deep in Fairy-tale Forest lives a remarkable boy made entirely of gingerbread! His lonely world is changed forever when Blake, a young lad from a nearby village, stumbles upon his incredible cookie cottage. Together, the two boys embark on a madcap journey of discovery.


Rhoda McGaw Theatre (Woking) TBC

Cranleigh Arts (Cranleigh) TBC

Farnham Maltings (Farnham) TBC



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