Charlie and The Chocolate Factory has been specially adapted to a family friendly pantomime featuring all your favourite characters, including Charlie, played by Toby Ferguson (a native of Rathfriland),Willy Wonka, played by Stewart Penn, and Willy’s long lost wife, Willomena Wonka, a traditional pantomime dame, played by Pat McElhinney.
For the first time E2A are bringing the show to Portadown Town Hall on November 30 and December 1, with the show starting at 7.30pm.
Tickets are £10 per adults and £7 for concessions.
“We believe in making theatre accessible for all, regardless of income, and always try to make ticket prices affordable and great value for money,” said Laura McKillion.
“We are also delighted to have local band Aces & Eights NI involved in providing musical accompaniment, although usually a Black Sabbath tribute act, the band jumped at the chance to get involved.”
Shows in Banbridge at the E2A Community Arts Centre are on Friday December 9 and Saturday 10 at 7.30pm with a matinee of Saturday at 2.00pm.
Tickets in Banbridge are priced £8 for adults and £5 for concessions.