Panto with difference in the Deepings

Hannah Curtiss and Harriet Spriggs with Sopwith. Photo (TIM WILSON): SG070115-127TW
Hannah Curtiss and Harriet Spriggs with Sopwith. Photo (TIM WILSON): SG070115-127TW

It is the fast-paced pantomime Ali Baba and the Raiders of the Lost Pyramid.

Producer Kate Redhead says there is a cast of 60 children and adults in the show and rehearsals have been going on since September.

She said: “It is set in Egypt and the cast go in search of riches in the Lost Pyramid of Pharoah Nuff with the help of their ex-police sniffer camel, Sopwith.”

Ria Taylor is taking the role of Ali Baba, with Joanna Atkinson as Rhum Baba and Andrew Tiplady as dame Donna Baba.

Tickets are £8 and £6 concessions – there are no concessions for the Saturday evening performance – available from 07541 849185.