Idle Jack in Dick Whittington Panto

I look forward to seeing you when my 2018 panto Dick Whittington opens at 1pm on Friday 14th December and runs until New Years Eve! Tickets available here.

London’s streets of gold are calling and, with his faithful cat by his side, our hero Dick goes searching for his fortune in the big city. But he won’t make it without your help! Be there to cheer Dick on along his journey, ‘boo’ at the biggest baddie of all time – King Rat.  Packed full of fabulous tunes, stunning dancing, amazing costumes, plus lots of festive sparkle and chances to join in, this is going to be one Christmas panto not to miss. It’s gonna be a purrrfect panto!

Dec 14 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 17.30
Dec 15 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 16 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 17 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00
Dec 18 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 10.00 & 13.00
Dec 19 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 10.00 & 13.00
Dec 20 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 10.00 & 13.00
Dec 22 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 23 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 24 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 11.00 & 14.30 & 18.00
Dec 26 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 14.00
Dec 27 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 28 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 29 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 30 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 31 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 14.00

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Panto 2018 announced in Hoddesdon

The Hertfordshire Mercury has breaking news that Dave’s 2018 Panto is Dick Whittington in Hoddesdon. He will be playing Idle Jack and the panto runs from December 14th – December 31st at The Spotlight Theatre.

Producer Paul Holman says “Dave’s years starring as principal comic in the biggest pantomimes in the country, stage presence and showmanship will ensure this panto production of Dick Whittington is a truly magical experience for all the family.”

Tickets available here.

 

Dec 14 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 17.30
Dec 15 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 16 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 17 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00
Dec 18 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 10.00 & 13.00
Dec 19 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 10.00 & 13.00
Dec 20 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 10.00 & 13.00
Dec 22 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 23 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 24 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 11.00 & 14.30 & 18.00
Dec 26 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 14.00
Dec 27 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 28 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 29 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 30 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 13.00 & 16.30
Dec 31 Dick Whittington The Spotlight Hoddesdon 14.00

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Snow White 2017

Dave had a fabulous Panto at The Palace Theatre Redditch as Muggles in Snow White. The Redditch Standard reviewed the show and said “the panto is a knockout from start to finish”.
“Cue two hours of mayhem and madness that has Benson Phillips excelling as the clown Muddles helped by his mum Dame Dolly Dumpling (Andre Vincent).”
Dave is set to return to Redditch on April 14th in the Easter Panto Alice in Wonderland.

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Dave in Jack and the Beanstalk – Northwich

Dave Benson Phillips Northwich Memorial Court Panto Jack and the Beanstalk

Fie Fie Foe Fum; I smell the blood of an Englishman…

IT’S THE GIANT PANTO YOU’VE ‘BEAN’ WAITING FOR!

Starring Jame’s “Arg” Argent from TOWIE, Children’s TV legend Dave Benson Phillips and “Coronation Street” and “Waterloo Road” actress Shannon Flynn.

Skid Row is in peril… The towns folk are knee deep in debt, Fleshcreep is creating havoc and there’s a big ugly giant living in the clouds above the town!

When Princess Jill gets kidnapped, Jack decides he will rise to the challenge… he’s off to rescue her and win the heart of his true love!

Northwich regulars Ryan Greaves (comic) and Keeley Fitzgerald (fairy) return in this all new pantomime production of Jack and the Beanstalk with an Anton Benson Productions’ trademark laugh-out-loud script full of song and dance, hilarious one-liners and legendary slapstick routines.

We are very pleased to announce that “Coronation Street” and “Waterloo Road” actress Shannon Flynn, also known for CBBC shows “Friday Download” and “Dani’s Castle” will now be starring as Princess Jill. Dave Benson Phillips from TV’s “Get your own back” and “Playdays” has also joined our fantastic cast to take over the role of “Fleshcreep”. We trust our customers will join us in giving Shannon and Dave a warm welcome to the cast.***

Northwich Memorial Court, Cheshire until 2nd January 2017
Doors Open at 9:30AM
Starts at 10:00AM
Individual Ticket Price: £11.00 – £15.50*
Group Ticket Price: £52.00*
*booking fee applies
Box Office: 01606 261100

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Best Ever Christmas Show & the Story of Jack Frost

*Update* Unfortunately this tour has now been cancelled*

Dave is delighted to announce his participation in this years ‘Best Ever Christmas Show’ that tours Arena’s this December. The story is aimed at pre-school children and features the theme of Jack Frost.

Best Ever Christmas Show

Best Ever Christmas Show featuring the Jack Frost story

Best Ever Christmas Show, a new festive extravaganza for pre-schoolers, will visit UK arenas later this year.

Based around the story of Jack Frost, the sing-along, clap-along, snow-filled show features CBeebies’ Andy Day, Katy Ashworth and Cat Sandion, along with Jen Pringle from Milkshake!, plus presenters Naomi Wilkinson and Dave Benson Phillips, and of course Santa.

The tour kicks off on December 17 and visits Manchester, Liverpool, Newcastle, Glasgow, London, Cardiff, Leeds, Nottingham and Birmingham.

The dates are:

Sat 17th Dec Manchester Arena 1.30pm & 4.30pm
Sun 18th Dec Manchester Arena 11am & 2.30pm
Tue 20th Dec Liverpool Echo Arena 1.30pm & 4.45pm
Wed 21st Dec Newcastle Metro Radio Arena 1.30pm & 4.30pm
Thu 22nd Dec Glasgow SSE Hydro 1.30pm and 4.45pm
Fri 23rd Dec London Wembley Arena 2.30pm
Sat 24th Dec London Wembley Arena 11am & 2.30pm
Mon 26th Dec London Wembley Arena 1.30pm & 4.30pm
Tue 27th Dec Cardiff Motorpoint Arena 1.30pm & 4.30pm
Wed 28th Dec Leeds First Direct Arena 1.30pm @ 4.30pm
Thu 29th Dec Nottingham Motorpoint Arena 1.30pm & 4.30pm
Fri 30th Dec Birmingham Genting Arena 1.30pm & 4.30pm

Tickets range from £16 and their are Family of Four ticket packages too.

Best Ever Christmas

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Panto 2014

Dave is pleased to announce that this year he will be playing the role of Scarecrow in Wizard of Oz at Epsom Playhouse.
The shows run from December 13th to January 4th 2015 with shows at 11am and 3pm most days, with 7pm evening shows on Fridays and Saturdays and 12pm and 4pm on Sundays. Do contact the Box Office for details!

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Scarecrow-Dave-Benson

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CBeebies – A Christmas Carol

Dave performed a very special CBeebies Christmas Panty reunion this year. Here’s a great behind the scenes:

The CBeebies panto, which was filmed at Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre, was broadcast on CBeebies on 20th Dec 2013

 

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