Jump aboard the magic carpet and travel to ancient China to meet the hero, young Aladdin.
Aladdin, with his mother Widow Twankey, works long hours in the family laundry.
His life takes a dramatic turn one day when his long-lost uncle, Abanazar, appears and helps him find an ancient lamp from a cave full of treasure.
Disaster falls as Aladdin becomes trapped in the cave and in despair he rubs his hands – accidentally unleashing the genie within.
As the genie offers to grant Aladdin’s three wishes, he soon finds out that magic wishes are not all they seem.
Join us for this traditional family pantomime full of songs, laughter, fun, baddies, silliness – and lots of custard pies!
Starring X Factor winner Sam Bailey and popstar Antony Costa from Blue, as well as Channel 5 Milkshake! presenter Nathan Connor, BBC Radio Leicester's Martin Ballard, Paul Burling from Britain's Got Talent and magicians Matthew Pomeroy and Natasha Lamb.
The Bexley Prison officer turned X Factor winner received nearly 54% of the votes from over a million voters in the 2013 final. Sam beat teenager Nicholas McDonald to first place with her cover of Demi Lovato's 'Skyscraper'.
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Antony Costa is a former member of Blue, one of the UK's most successful boy bands in recent years. Since the demise of Blue, Antony has concentrated on his solo career, releasing his first solo single 'Do You Ever Think Of Me?' in February 2006, and then entering the 'Making Your Mind Up' competition to represent the UK in the Eurovision Song Contest. Anthony has also had parts in several top musicals including Blood Brothers and Boogie Nights.
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Britain's Got Talent 2010 Finalist Paul Burling has established himself as one of the UK's top comedy impressionist's. Over the 20 years of his career he has performed in cabaret, pantomime, theatre and television.
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De Montfort Hall
- Granville Road
- LE1 7RU
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