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BELFAST

Sleep­ing Beauty Former UTV re­porter Ivan Lit­tle takes on his first role as panto dame Lady MaMa in this tra­di­tional show. Waterfront Hall Un­til Jan 5 £14-£17 048-90334455 Cin­derella North­ern Ire­land’s queen of pan­tomime, May McFet­tridge, stars with Basil Brush and Jayne Wisener. Grand Opera House Un­til Jan 26 £12.75-£25 goh.co.uk

CAR­LOW

Fam­ily Art Work­shops Artist-fa­cil­i­ated work­shops for ac­com­pa­nied kids up to age 12. Ge­orge Bernard Shaw The­atre, Car­low Sun 2-3.30pm 16 per fam­ily 059-9172400

CORK

Red Rid­ing Hood Stars of this panto in­clude Cork’s favourite Dame, Jim Mulc­ahy, West End star Michael Sands, Fionula Line­han and Mar­cus Bale. Every­man Palace Un­til Jan 6 123-126 ev­ery­man­palace.com Alice in Won­der­land Panto with Claire and Eva O’Leary as Alice, Michael Joseph as the Mad Hat­ter, De­clan Wolfe as the White Rab­bit and Michael Gren­nell as the Red Knave. Cork Opera House Dec 11-Jan 20 125-130 cork­op­er­a­house.ie

DUBLIN

A Me­dieval Christ­mas at the Na­tional Mu­seum Ex­pe­ri­ence the tastes, smells and sights of a me­dieval Christ­mas with Ir­ish Arms his­tor­i­cal re-en­ac­tors. Meet a can­dle-maker and scrip­tor monk. Try on me­dieval hel­mets and taste the foods of the era. Na­tional Mu­seum of Ire­land – Ar­chae­ol­ogy, Kil­dare St Sun 2-4.30pm Adm free 01-6777444 Beauty and the Beast Tenth an­niver­sary show from Theatre­worX Pro­duc­tions stars Kyle Kennedy, Lau­ren Nevin, Eoin Can­non, Ai­dan Man­nion and John Lovett. The He­lix, DCU Fri 7.30pm, Sat 2pm/ 6pm, Sun 6pm Thurs 7.30pm 125/121 the­he­lix.ie Cin­derella Stephanie McKeon plays Cin­derella, David Glynn-Crow­ley is Prince Charm­ing and Joe Con­lon and Garry Moun­taine are the Ugly Sis­ters in this year’s tra­di­tional panto. Gai­ety The­atre Un­til Jan 13 125-135 01-6771717 Oliver Cameron Mach­in­tosh’s smash hit mu­si­cal comes to town. Bord Gáis En­ergy The­atre Dec 12-Jan 12 120-160 bor­dgais en­ergy the­atre.ie Farm­leigh Christ­mas Pro­gramme Mr Punch’s Christ­mas Carol (Cow­shed The­atre Sat noon/1.45pm/ 3.30pm). Sto­ry­telling in the Old Kitchen (Sat 12.45pm/ 2.30pm/ 4.15pm. Mr Cool’s Christ­mas Mup­pet Show (Cow­shed Sun noon/1.45pm/ 3.30pm). Sto­ry­telling in the Old Kitchen (Sun 12.45pm/2.30pm/ 4.15pm). Farm­leigh, Phoenix Park Adm free01-8155900 A Christ­mas Carol Play­ful adap­ta­tion of this Dick­ens’s clas­sic on the 200th an­niver­sary of his birth. The Ark, Tem­ple Bar Sat 2pm/4pm 110/18 01-6707788 Snow White and the Ad­ven­tures of Sammy Sausages This not-so-tra­di­tional panto, writ­ten by Karl Brod­er­ick, stars Alan Hughes (aka Sammy Sausages), singer Ni­amh Ka­vanagh, top model Na­dia Forde and Molly Lynch as Snow White. Tivoli Wed/Thurs 11am/ 6.30pm 121.50 (previews)/ 129.50 Tivoli.ie Santa’s Crack­ing Christ­mas Ad­ven­ture In-house sea­sonal of­fer­ing for young ones. Mill The­atre, Dundrum Dec 8-23 112.50/110 millthe­atre.ie Trom­lui Phinoc­chio/ Pinoc­chio – A Night­mare Bilin­gual show about the boy who feels trapped be­tween child­hood and adult­hood (for 11+. Smock Al­ley The­atre, Tem­ple Bar Dec 13-22 115/110 smock­alley.com Sinbad The pup­pets are in panto mode. Lam­bert Pup­pet The­atre, Monkstow Sat/Sun 3.30pm 113/111 01-2800974 lam­bert­pup­petthe­atre.com

KERRY

Sleep­ing Beauty Oliver Hur­ley Pro­duc­tions present this trad panto. Si­amsa Tíre, Tralee Un­til Jan 5 2.30pm & 7.30pm var­i­ous days 116/113 066-7123055

LIM­ER­ICK

Jack and the Beanstalk Cen­treStage is back with a show writ­ten by Mike Finn & di­rected by Richie Ryan. Belltable, Lim­er­ick Dec 13-30 113.50-118.50 belltable.ie

SLIGO

Dick Whit­ting­ton and His Cat Cool­era Dra­matic So­ci­ety in­clude cir­cus acts in this year’s panto. Hawk’s Well The­atre, Sligo Dec 9-22 116 hawk­swell. com

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