Darlington postpones panto

Published: 14 August 2020
Reporter: Peter Lathan

Cinderella

Darlington Hippodrome has postponed its 2020 pantomime, Cinderella, until 2021. The show, which is produced by Qdos, was due to run from 5 December 2020 to 3 January 2021.

Ticket holders will be contacted as soon as possible with details on how they can move their 2020/2021 tickets into 2021/2022. In the meantime, if customers prefer a full refund, they can contact the theatre on 01325 405 405 (Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm) or email [email protected].

Programming and Development Director Heather Tarran-Jones said, “Pantomime is one of the most exciting times of year here at the Hippodrome and we’ll miss seeing theatregoers of all ages enjoying what is always a highly entertaining festive treat.”

Councillor Andy Keir, Cabinet member with resonsibility fgor the Hippodrome and the Arts, added, “Pantomime has been an integral part of the Darlington Hippodrome programme since its very early days. It’s unfortunate but necessary that it’s postponed this year, but we look forward to welcoming it back bigger and better than ever next year”.