Cast joining Rhys Ifans in A Christmas Carol announced
Jack Thorne's brand new version opens in November in London
Casting announced for Hackney Empire panto Cinderella
Susie McKenna and Steve Edis return for the 2017 festive show
Celebrities in pantos - who's going where?
John Barrowman, Beverley Knight and Al Murray all bolster the panto presence across the country
Oh yes it is! Our ultimate guide to panto
By Katie Brennan
Katie Brennan's hilarious guide to this most British of festive traditions - with bingo
Charlie Stemp and Elaine Paige to star in London Palladium panto
Stemp will take on the title role in the production of Dick Whittington
Al Murray to make panto debut in Jack and the Beanstalk
The Pub Landlord will star alongside Clive Rowe at the New Wimbledon Theatre
Trump - The Panto announced at Leicester Square Theatre
The Christmas show will open in December this year
My Top 5 Showtunes: Father Christmas
By Santa Claus
St Nick tells us the musical numbers he couldn't live without
Review: Dick Whittington (Birmingham Hippodrome)
By Diane Parkes
John Barrowman stars as the titular role in this year's pantomime in Brum
London Palladium announces 2017 pantomime
Dick Whittington will run at the theatre from December