Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Date: Thursday 1 December 2016 to Sunday 8 January 2017
Location: Civic Theatre
Time: Various performances
Produced by: Shone Productions in association with Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council
Price: Off-Peak performances – Adults £14, Children & Concessions £12 & Family ticket* £48
Peak performances – Adults £15, Children & Concessions £13 & Family ticket* £52
Xmas Eve and Boxing day performances – Adults £16, Children & Concessions £14 & Family ticket* £56
*Family Tickets – 4 tickets to include a minimum of two children
SIGNED PERFORMANCES ARE ON THE 27th December at 11am and 7th January at 6.30pm
A RELAXED PERFORMANCE WILL ALSO TAKE PLACE AT 11am on the 27th December
Under 2’s go for FREE when sitting on an adult’s lap:
Children under the age of 2 years go FREE when purchasing an adult ticket with the child sitting on the adult’s lap. To obtain an Under 2’s ticket, please visit in person or call the Box Office on 01709 823621.
Children Aged Under 2 in a separate seat:
If a child under the age of 2 years wishes to sit in a separate seat then a children’s priced ticket must be purchased – these can only be obtained in person or by calling the Box Office on 01709 823621.
Gala Night: Friday 2 December at 6.30pm. Tickets £11
Mirror, mirror on the wall, which is the fairest pantomime of them all!
Come and see the beautiful Snow White and her seven tiny friends from the enchanted forest attempt to defeat their evil ruler the Wicked Queen.
The Wicked Queen was jealous of Snow White as soon as her magic mirror told her Snow White was the fairest in all the land. Will Snow White meet her handsome prince and live happily ever after?
Come and see this popular fairy tale featuring a professional cast filled with amazing characters including the magical Snow White, a handsome Prince and the loveable seven dwarfs.
With amazing scenery, stunning costumes, brilliant song and dance routines, loads of audience interaction, hilarious jokes and plenty of booing and hissing for the Wicked Queen.
The Cast of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Zoe Birkett – The Wicked Queen
Zoe trained at Amanda McGlynn Vocal Academy, Lorraine Murray Dance School, Stagecoach Theatre Arts College and National Youth Music Theatre.
At 16 years old, Zoe became the winning female contestant of ITV’s Pop Idol (2002). Her video Get Happy went straight in at number one, and she signed a management deal with Simon Fuller’s 19 Management. Zoe went on to perform to over 250,000 fans on two national arena tours and sang five hits on the Pop Idol Big Band Album, which reached number one in the album chart and went triple platinum all within a year.
Zoe’s theatre credits include Diva in Priscilla Queen of the Desert – the Musical (West End), the Principal Singer in What A Feeling! (West End). Zoe was the lead female in Thriller Live (West End & International) and Respect La Diva (West End). She also played Dion in Hair (Munich & West End), Acid Queen in Tommy (West End), Maureen in Rent (Greenwich Theatre) and The Tina Turner Experience (Holland).
As well as appearing as a housemate in Big Brother in 2014, Zoe has also appeared on Children in Need, I Dream and Sing if you can.
Enola Dyer – Snow White
Enola was part of the Disney Girlband Misstasia on Britain’s Got Talent in 2015. She has also worked as a musical theatre performer and vocalist for The Showteam and Thomson Gold. Enola is a vocalist for Manchester based band ‘Jukebox’ and she also sings with a variety of bands with ‘Like it Live agency’ in London. Enola also played the role of Belle in Beauty and the Beast the musical at the Bolton Albert halls. She studied Performing Arts at Bury College and Media and Performance at the University of Salford.
Anthony Collesso – Prince
Anthony Collesso grew up in Inverness in the Highlands of Scotland studying Music and Drama from a very young age. He began his professional training at the age of 16 when he was scouted and offered a full time scholarship to The Northern Ballet School in Manchester. After three years intense training in dance, singing and acting Anthony began his professional career performing and travelling the world on board Celebrity and Carnival Cruise Lines as a Production Singer/Dancer.
Here in the UK Anthony has toured all over performing in various Theatres, venues and holiday resorts including three seasons at The Cromer Pavilion Theatre in their Christmas Spectacular Variety Show as dancer/vocalist, playing the lead role of and the original Aladdin in Bourne Leisure’s touring rock production show/panto “Aladdin Rocks”, performing for Showcase International in Paul Carrol’s UK and Ireland 2016 Theatre Tour of “Music Hall Tavern”. Anthony has also enjoyed performing for Parkdean in their own production shows as well as with his solo live act, “Soul:Jazz:Love” – a celebration of soul and jazz music through the decades.
Muddles – Rollo
Sean “Rollo” Rollason started his career touring the UK as a circus clown and was chief clown with Tony Hopkins “Circus Fiesta” in 1988. Since then he has worked as a T.V. extra, compere, comedian (A.K.A. “Reggie Mental”) and of course a children’s entertainer.
Rollo has appeared in cabaret all over the UK and in Europe. Performing at Hotels, clubs, Old Tyme Music Hall, holiday centres and theatre. He has also appeared as guest entertainer for P&O cruise line’s luxury ships “Azura” and “Ventura”.
His real love is pantomime and has played most comedy roles from “Wishee Washee” to “Idle Jack” and “Buttons”. Pantomime credits include: Aladdin at the Central Hall Theatre, Chatham, Jack & the Beanstalk, Aladdin, Snow White, Wizard of Oz & Dick Whittington, all at the Cresset Theatre in Peterborough. Snow White & Cinderella, both at the Stag Theatre in Sevenoaks. Jack & the Beanstalk & Peter Pan at the Pavilion Theatre, Worthing. Dick Whittington at Searles Resort, Hunstanton. Aladdin at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax and Peter Pan & Snow White at the Lighthouse theatre, Kettering.
Rollo is held in high regard by his fellow performers and in 2007 was elected into the world’s most exclusive show business fraternity “The Grand Order of Water Rats”. Rollo took the title of “Baby Rat” from Iron Maiden drummer Nico McBrain and in 2009 Rollo was voted “Rat of the year” for his charity work.
Back by popular demand this is his second year performing in a Rotherham Theatre’s pantomime and looks forward to sharing the magic of pantomime with the good people of Rotherham again.
Book early to guarantee the best seats for this year’s festive spectacular!
Watch a video trailer of the Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs pantomime
Reviews of Shone Productions 2015-16 ‘Cinderella’
‘Lives up to high expectations’
– The Stage
‘If spectacle, sparkle and slapstick is your thing, there’s magic aplenty in this seasonal treat – whatever your age’
– Rotherham Advertiser
‘You’ll gasp at the sparkles, laugh at the endless jokes and sing about being happy’
– The Reviews Hub
‘For fun, festive, family entertainment Rotherham Civic is the place to be… oh yes it is!’
– The Star