Written by pantomime superstar Eric Potts, with countless pantomime scripts to his name, Killik and Co’s Aladdin is a treat not to be missed. The wicked Abanazer is seeking the magic lamp that contains the all-powerful Genie, so that he can rule the world, and is just steps away from succeeding! Is all hope lost? No! Help is at hand! A family posse of wannabe heroes are here to foil Abanazer’s evil scheme! The innocent local lad, Aladdin, his brother, the cheeky Wishee Washee and their fearsome mother, washerwoman Widow Twankey are ready to intervene and save the day!
Featuring a live 5-piece band, Killik & Co’s Aladdin is packed with songs, slapstick, silliness, audience participation for the whole family and all the fairytale magic of traditional pantomime!
Pantomime Royalty Bobby Crush as Widow Twankey
From The Good Old Days, Crackerjack Jan Hunt as The Empress
West End Legend Peter Straker (Tommy, Phantom of the Opera, Hair) as The Genie
TV star Richard Brimblecombe as Abanazar
From BBC’s Nova Jones, Luke Coughlan as Aladdin
Supporting cast to be announced
Executive Producer & Director - Charlie Swift
Our Panto Partner
Killik & Co has been part of the Esher community for almost thirty years and is therefore delighted to be sponsoring Esher Theatre’s first ever pantomime. Originally founded by Paul Killik in 1989, today Killik & Co services clients from all over the UK, connecting them to global investment opportunities. Its award-winning services include advised and managed investing, wealth planning, will writing and tax and trusts advice. Its app-based service, Silo, was launched in 2018 and allows users to effortlessly save and invest in a range of expertly selected funds. The branch on Esher High Street is one of the growing branch network, with the Head Office based in Mayfair.
Please note: This production contains the occasional loud bang, the occasional use of flashing lights and the occasional use of water based haze.
Run time approximately 2 hours and 20 minutes which includes a 20 minute interval.