Milton Keynes Theatre has announced its line up for this year’s pantomime, ‘JACK AND THE BEANSTALK.’
Headlining this year are Britain’s Got Talent winners and Street Dance sensations Ashley Banjo & Diversity who will star as ‘Jack and his siblings’.
Joining them is comedian and magician Pete Firman as Jack’s brother ‘Simon’, Laura Evans as ‘Princess Jill’, Daniel Boys as ‘Fleshcreep’, Jack Land Noble as ‘Dame Trot’ and returning after her run in 2018’s pantomime, Robin Hood, Gina Murray as ‘Mother Nature’.
Emma Sullivan, Milton Keynes Theatre director, said:
“We are so excited to be announcing our full Jack and The Beanstalk cast! Panto season is such a special time for us all at Milton Keynes Theatre and we’ve missed it so much. We know this year’s panto will be one to remember and we can’t wait for audiences to see what we have in store.”
This year will mark Diversity’s fifth pantomime. Fellow Diversity members Jordan Banjo and Perri Kiely, the new Kiss FM Breakfast Show hosts will also be making a return to the stage in this year’s production.
In 2020, Pete Firman presented CITV’s immersive gameshow ‘Don’t Unleash The Beast’, which returns for a second series at the end of 2021.
Laura Evans is best known for her role of ‘Madison’ in the hugely popular BBC TV series ‘The Basil Brush Show ‘.
Daniel Boys is best known for his various roles in different musicals and his West End and London credits include ‘Avenue Q’ for which he won the Theatregoers Choice Award for Best Takeover in a Role.
Daniel has also appeared in many pantomimes including ‘Robin Hood’ in Nottingham, and has appeared alongside Ashley Banjo & Diversity in ‘Robin Hood ‘ and ‘Aladdin’ at The Cliffs Pavilion in Southend.
Jack Land Noble is a prolific actor, playwright, producer, director, musician and singer-songwriter. Jack has a host of pantomime credits to his name and previously starred alongside Ashley Banjo & Diversity in ‘Robin Hood’ at The Cliffs Pavilion South End in 2019.
Gina Murray has played Mama Morton in ‘Chicago’ on the UK National Tour and in Singapore
Follow Jack and climb a beanstalk of gigantic proportions to cloudland in this spectacular family pantomime.
Doomed to sell his trusty cow, join Jack as he fights to save the beautiful Princess, outwit the evil giant and win riches beyond his wildest dreams, and the hand of the girl he loves.
Expect laughs, music, special effects, magic beans and bundles of audience participation in this giant of a pantomime!
Performances: Sat 11 Dec 2021 to Sat 8 Jan 2022, please visit website for times
Tickets: From £13*
Online Booking: ATGTICKETS.COM/MiltonKeynes*
*Fees may apply.