Clavering Players present Aladdin on December 14, 15 and 16 at the village hall

Sue Grant as Wishee Washee, Matthew Elliston as Abanazar, Dean Kiely, Widow Twanke and y), Matthew E

Sue Grant as Wishee Washee, Matthew Elliston as Abanazar, Dean Kiely, Widow Twanke and y), Matthew Elliston (Abanazar) and Rachel Betts as Aladdin - Credit: Archant

Award-winning Clavering Players present Aladdin at Clavering Village Hall on December 14, 15, and 16.

The show, with a cast of 24, will have a dozen children aged from seven to 13 all with speaking parts and favourite Dame, Dean Kiely, who was Dame Trott in last year’s Robin Hood.

This is the 10th panto for director Jennifer Scott-Reid whose players have won the Cambridge Drama Festival five times, taken trophies at the Welwyn Drama Festival and were runners-up at the British All-Winners Festival for amateur theatre.

The panto jokes will have local references and has new lyrics for much-loved songs. Widow Twankey will sing Let Me Do Your Laundry to Robbie Williams’ Let Me Entertain You. S

hows at 7pm on the Friday, 1.30pm and 5pm on the Saturday, and 2pm on the Sunday. Tickets, £8, £6 concessions from Clavering post office or Saffron Walden Tourist Information 01799 524002 or https://aladdin.eventbrite.co.uk.


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