The out of control spending of his two stepdaughters is bringing Baron Hardup to the brink of financial ruin, and when debt-collectors Cash and Carry turn up he has to hoodwink them into believing that he’s paid them in full. And the Baron’s daughter Cinderella, is having to endure the cruelty of her wicked stepmother and her ugly daughters Sciatica and Dyspepsia. Meanwhile at the palace, Prince Charming is also put upon but in a different sense. He is under pressure to marry before the age of twenty-one or the crown passes to his Uncle Rupert, who believes that he’s the reincarnation of Gypsy Rose Lee. Both he and Cinderella have their helpers. He has Dandini and Cinders has Buttons, who is secretly in love with her and does what he can to impress her. But in the end, Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother persuades him to he sacrifices his own feelings in exchange for her happiness.
11 principals, plus 5 smaller roles. Including 3 Fairies, the King and Cookie who has one big slapstick scene. And a chorus.
All of our scripts have a runtime of approx 120 minutes, assuming that you use the full number of suggested musical numbers and not including any interval. But this is very dependent on your own production and can be edited by yourselves to suit.
All of our pantomimes come with a full, suggested songs and music cues and SFX list.
Traditional British pantomime, incorporating visual comedy, slapstick and audience participation.