Panto comic Chris Pizzey wearing a brightly coloured outfit giving the thumbs up next to panto dame Nic Gibney, against a purple sparkly background with a castle

Sleeping Beauty

Family Martin Dodd for UK Productions and Anvil Arts proudly present Starring Chris Pizzey and Nic Gibney. Star cast to be announced The Anvil



£34.50, £33.50, £28.50 (includes £4 booking fee).
Under 16s, f/t students, and Friends of Anvil Arts £3 off (except RED performances for Friends).

Infant in Arms
Children under 18 months who are able to sit on a parent/guardian’s lap during the performance require an Infant in arms ticket. To book please call the box office on 01256 844244.

Group bookings

Groups of 10+: £2 off
Groups of 50+: £3 off
with extra £1 off per ticket if paid for by 13 Sep 2024

Not available at BLUE and GREEN performances.

Youth Groups (inc. Brownies, Cubs etc.): £24 (RED / BLACK), £18.50 (GREEN / BLUE – 6pm performances) (includes £4 booking fee) with 1 free leader per 10 children (minimum booking of 10 tickets).

Family tickets

£126, £122 (4 tickets = either 2 adults & 2 children or 1 adult & 3 children).

Not available at GREEN performances, and excludes 20 Dec – 1 Jan.

Schools tickets

£14 per child, 1 free teacher per 10 pupils (per 5 for under 5s). All other tickets at schools performances £28.50 (no other discounts or group rates apply).

Relaxed Performance

Thu 2 Jan / 2pm £14 (includes £4 booking fee). To book, please call the box office.

More information on our relaxed performances


Signed performance: Tue 17 Dec / 6pm. To book, please call the box office.

Suitable for: all the family!

Performers and Cast

Chris Pizzey
Lester the Jester
Nic Gibney
Nanny Nora

The fabulous family pantomime at The Anvil promises a laugh-a-minute extravaganza with stunning sets, top musical hits, fantastic costumes, and exciting special effects to keep audiences both young and old entertained!

A beautiful Princess is cursed by the evil Carabosse at her 18th birthday party and can only be awoken by true love's kiss. Can the Good Fairy’s magical spell break the curse? Will she find her true love and live happily ever after?

Don’t get caught napping – book now and join us for the greatest magical pantomime ever told!

Cast & Creatives


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