Bonnie Lythgoe presents her latest Fun, Family Panto
Sleeping Beauty – A Knight Avenger’s Tale
Melbourne & Sydney
Director Bonnie Lythgoe has found the perfect cast for her latest panto SLEEPING BEAUTY – A KNIGHT AVENGER’S TALE when it opens at Melbourne’s Comedy Theatre on 29 June playing until 8 July and then at the State Theatre in Sydney from 13 to 22 July 2018.
SLEEPING BEAUTY tells the story of Princess Aurora, who by a single prick of her finger is put to sleep for 100 years. Doomed by fate, only a Prince’s sweet kiss can break the spell and awaken the sleeping beauty. Featuring dazzling costumes, stunning sets, magic, special effects, hilarious comedy, thrilling musical numbers this latest fairy tale promises to be fun for all ages from 3 to 103.
The cast includes RHONDA BURCHMORE as the wicked fairy ‘Carabosse’ with ‘Real Housewife of Sydney’ star MELISSA TKAUTZ playing the ‘Good Fairy’. Taking the role of ‘Sleeping Beauty’s father will be English actor FRAZER HINES best known for his role in Doctor Who along with funny man KEV ORKIAN as ‘Silly Billy’.
Relative newcomer, and WAAPA graduate, EMBLA BISHOP will play ‘Sleeping Beauty’ with DANIEL MILNE as ‘Prince Valiant’.
Featuring dazzling costumes, stunning sets, magic, special effects, hilarious comedy and thrilling musical numbers, make sure you book your tickets now – it promises to be a ‘Beauty’!
Sleeping Beauty: A Knight Avenger’s Tale
Melbourne, Comedy Theatre
Friday 29 June – Sunday 8 July
Prices: VIP $89.95 / A Reserve $69.95 / B Reserve $59.95 / Plus Family tickets available
Bookings: Ticketmaster.com.au or 1300 11 10 11
Sydney, State Theatre
Friday 13 July – Sunday 22 July
Prices: from $52.95 to $97.95 plus Family tickets available
Bookings: Ticketmaster.com.au or 1300 139 588