A Christmas Carol (Middle Temple Hall)
By Will Stone

Antic Disposition's atmospheric production is a 'thoroughly stimulating experience'

Aladdin (Dancehouse, Manchester)
By Kristy Stott

The Dancehouse Theatre's family pantomime returns

Muppits Die Hard (Wardrobe Theatre)

A madcap, zany, original alternative to the Christmas schmaltz.

Mrs Gerrish's Grotto (Brewery Theatre)

There's no Christmas cheer in this rather awful alternative Christmas fare.

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It's not easy deciding what to get your loved ones for Christmas, so we list 11 presents that are ideal for that special someone in your life who loves the theatre

Arabian Nights (Sherman Cymru)
By Chelsey Gillard

Arabian Nights is a great alternative to the panto this Christmas.

Dick Whittington (Bristol Hippodrome)

A powerhouse double act at its centre doesn't always hide the underpowered performances in other roles at Bristol Hippodrome's 'Dick Whittington.''

Jack and the Beanstalk (Salford Arts Theatre)
By Sara Cocker

Delivers what you want from a panto on a budget.

Jersey Boys (Tour - Birmingham)

The Four Seasons arrive in Birmingham for a Christmas season, Kieran Johnson reviews.

Scrunch (Unicorn Theatre)

Theatr Iolo's production provides festive fun for babies