Prepare for an action-packed pantomime full of songs, mischief and plenty of magic!

Will the Beast ever break the terrible curse that entraps him? Will love conquer all? And which pop star will pen the next big hit that’ll feature in this year’s pantomime extravaganza!

Our esteemed panto writer and director, Phil Willmott once again puts his own unique spin on this classic fairy tale of good triumphing over evil.

Our ever-popular pantomime has become a fun-filled tradition for the families of Newbury and beyond. Grab your tickets for our next biggest festive treat!


Visit the Corn Exchange Kitchen & Bar before the show - check out our new Christmas Menu!

  • “...this panto is a sheer joy and great family entertainment”
    Newbury Weekly News
  • “...sparkling family show”
    British Theatre Guide
  • “Absolutely amazing... been to many pantos at bigger theatres... Newbury [is] always is the best”
    Audience feedback on Facebook
  • “Absolutely loved it. Each year you put on amazing pantos but this year was by far the best.”
    Audience feedback on Facebook
  • “ So good that I've booked to see it again on Christmas eve!”
    Audience feedback on Facebook
  • “’ll love it... Fun for all the fam”
    Muddy Stilletos blog

Beauty and The Beast has been kindly supported by...

  • Charles Lucas Marshall

Duration: Approx 2hrs 20mins (including an interval)

Babes in Arms aged up to 18 months require a ticket before admittance. Tickets are available from Box Office at the venue, on the day, at an administration fee of £1. Pushchairs and prams are not permitted inside the auditorium.