From Fun Home to Waitress, from Next to Normal to Finding Neverland - it's always fun collating the various rumours flying around theatreland. After a very busy...
Dick Whittington panto at Cochrane Theatre from 27 Nov
Dick Whittington , panto by Mig Kimpton, at the Cochrane Theatre in Holborn, central London from 27 Nov 2009 to 3 Jan 2010.
Directed by Thom Southerland, lighting by Phil Bentley, choreography by Sally Brooks, musical direction by Magnus Gilljam.
Dick is a poor boy who comes to London thinking the streets are paved with gold. But he quickly has to face up to the harsh reality of getting a job. He falls in love with his boss's daughter... and that's just the start of a fantastic adventure. Will young Dick get the girl? Will he become Lord Mayor of London? Will he defeat the dastardly King Rat? By his side every step of the way is Tommy the Cat, a faithful, brave, four-legged friend who is just... purrfect!