This year’s panto at Milton Keynes Theatre is JACK AND THE BEANSTALK.’ With Britain’s Got Talent winners and Street Dance sensations Ashley Banjo&Diversity starring as ‘Jack and his siblings’. Joining them is comedian and magician Pete Firman as Jack’s brother ‘Simon‘, Laura Evans as ‘Princess Jill’, Daniel Boys as ‘Fleshcreep‘, Jack Land Noble as ‘Dame Trot’ and returning after her run in 2018’s pantomime, Robin Hood, Gina Murray as ‘Mother Nature’.
Follow Jack and climb a beanstalk of gigantic proportions to cloudland in this spectacular family pantomime. Doomed to sell his trusty cow, join Jack as he fights to save the beautiful Princess, outwit the evil giant and win riches beyond his wildest dreams, and the hand of the girl he loves.
Emma Sullivan, Milton Keynes Theatre Director said, “We are so excited to be announcing our full Jack and The Beanstalk cast! Panto season is such a special time for us all at Milton Keynes Theatre and we’ve missed it so much. We know this year’s panto will be one to remember and we can’t wait for audiences to see what we have in store“.
Ashley Banjo is a choreographer, creative director, presenter and founder and leader of dance group Diversity who have been a household name since winning ‘Britain’s Got Talent‘ in 2009. Ashley is well known for his television roles; he has presented, judged and produced many award-winning programmes including ‘Britain’s Got Talent’, ‘Dancing On Ice‘ and the Emmy and BAFTA award winning ‘The Real Full Monty’. On the stage, having starred in the Olivier Award-winning production of ‘Dick Whittington’, this year will mark Diversity’s fifth pantomime. Fellow Diversity members Jordan Banjo and Perri Kiely, the new Kiss FM Breakfast Show hosts will also be making a return to the stage in this year’s production.
Expect laughs, music, special effects, magic beans and bundles of audience participation in this giant of a pantomime!
Jack and The Beanstalk is appearing at Milton Keynes Theatre from Saturday 11th December 2021 to Saturday 8th January 2022. Tickets are available from www.atgtickets.com/MiltonKeynes.