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People's Panto! Sleeping Beauty by Tom Whalley

11th - 19th Dec 2021

Event info

Start Times: 1.00pm, 2.00pm, 6.00pm, 7.00pm

Tickets: £15.00 Concessions: £13.00 Children: £13.00


Face coverings are legally required for all visitors aged 12+ throughout your visit to the People’s including in the foyer spaces, bar and auditorium (except when eating and drinking).

We recognise that some people are exempt from wearing face coverings. Please remember that not all disabilities are visible: please respect and be kind to others.

Thank you for your continued support at this time and we look forward to welcoming you to the People’s Theatre.


"the People’s know how to put on a show and their annual panto is up there with Fenwick’s window for many" - David Whetstone, CULTURED.North East

"the People's Panto does not disappoint!" - Break A Leg


The People’s Panto is back with another magical adventure for the whole family!

Can anyone break the wicked Carabosse’s curse and rescue Sleeping Beauty from her enchanted slumber?

Join us to find out in what promises to the all-singing, all-dancing, toe-tapping Pantomime of your dreams!

The People’s Panto has become something of a local legend, garnering rave reviews like "slick, smart and big-hearted ... the purrr-fect performance from beginning to end!" (Dick Whittington, 2019) and “massively fun and pleasingly extravagant” (Cinderella, 2018).

This year’s SLEEPING BEAUTY promises to be just as much fun, so don’t snooze and make sure you book your seat for the hottest ticket in Heaton!



RUNNING TIME: approx. 2hrs & 30mins (includes an interval)

All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE. If you or any of your party are unable to attend, we can provide a credit note to use for future bookings with us.

CONCESSION PRICE applies to customers who are aged 65+, students or unwaged.

A CHILD is a customer aged under 18.

Babes in arms and children under 2 years old who can sit on your knee do not require a ticket.

To select the concession or child price, go to the drop-down box that appears under 'Your seats' once you have selected your seat(s).

If you have a CREDIT NOTE on your account from a cancelled production, its total will be deducted automatically at checkout. 

SAVE £4 WHEN BOOKING A 'FAMILY TICKET'. A Family Ticket covers a party of 2 adults & 2 children or 1 adult & 3 children. This discount will be automatically applied when you book.

You can select to have your tickets EMAILED (print off at home or show on your phone) or POSTED (for £1).

Ticket COLLECTION is not available at this time.

Please note the position of the STAGE on the seating plan. Row A is the front, Row U is the rear.

The Row marked 'W' at the front marks the spaces assigned for audience members who use a wheelchair. If you require a wheelchair space, please give the Box Office a ring to book on 0191 265 5020 (option 2).

Please note, this show contains flashing lights, haze, smoke and pyrotechnics.

When you book your ticket(s) you are agreeing to all of our booking terms

If you experience any problems booking online, please give the Box Office a ring and we will be happy to assist you. 

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