Cinderella Bristol Hippodrome Pantomime:
The Bristol Hippodrome’s 2018/19 pantomime Cinderella, is in the running for a top theatre award, at the Great British Pantomime Awards 2019.
The theatre’s Christmas show was the most successful pantomime to date, breaking previous box office records.
Cinderella ran at The Bristol Hippodrome from December 08 2018 until January 06 2019. It featured Brian Conley as Buttons, Gok Wan as The Fairy Gokmother, Ben Stock and Neal Wright as The Ugly Sisters and Lauren Hall as Cinderella.
The pantomime has been nominated by judges for the Great British Pantomime Awards, as a finalist in the ‘Pantomime Of The Year – venues over 1,500 seats’ category in the 2019 awards.
The show’s director Kathryn Rooney, has also been nominated in the Best Director category.
Theatre Director at The Bristol Hippodrome, Jenny Hutchinson said: “Everyone here at The Bristol Hippodrome is delighted about both of these nominations and feel they are thoroughly deserved.
“Cinderella won rave reviews from critics and members of the public alike and we are extremely proud to have hosted such a wonderful production.
“Our audiences told us what a special show we had this year, which has now been echoed by recognition from the prestigious Great British Pantomime Awards. We are so fortunate to be able to host so many incredible productions year on year.”
The winner will be announced at a ceremony taking place at the New Wimbledon Theatre in London on April 28 2019.
Tickets to The Great British Pantomime Awards 2019 are on sale now at pantomimeawards.co.uk with prices starting from £10.