Sleeping Beauty – a Panto (2014)
Entity’s 2014 winter production was based on the Brothers Grimm classic fairy tale Sleeping Beauty . It is a traditional English Pantomime (known as a Panto, not to be confused with the German “Pantomime”) and is a musical comedy for the whole family mainly performed at Christmas. It contains song and dance routines, slapstick, cross dressing where men dress as women and women dress as men, magic tricks and lots of audience participation. Pasty and Crusty, the royal cooks, Nanny, the dame, and Prince Pablo of Pantogonia set out on an adventure to find Belle, who has been missing since her 16th birthday, after being cursed by the Wicked Fairy. The love story ends happily!!!