Cinderella at the Kings Theatre Portsmouth!
5 December 2018, 10:39 | Updated: 7 December 2018, 11:18
Throw on your glad rags, order your pumpkin and dust off those glass slippers because, with your help, Cinderella will go to the ball! Enter the entrancing happy-ever-after-land of a fairytale princess as Cinderella returns to the Kings Theatre this Christmas with two ugly sisters, one handsome prince, and her Fairy Godmother
This year’s star Natasha Barnes is an acclaimed West End performer who shot to international fame for her lauded performance as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl, having taken over from original lead Sheridan Smith. Her other stage roles include Cinderella at the London Palladium Panto in 2017.
Alongside her, and making his Kings Theatre debut, is real-life Prince Charming Jake Quickenden. Since shooting to fame on the 9th series of X Factor his singing talent and vibrant personality have quickly seen him become a primetime favourite, including finishing as runner-up on I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here and winning 2018’s Dancing on Ice.
Joining them are the wickedly talented Kaya Rose as Cinderella, alongside Marcus Patrick – best known as Ben in Hollyoaks – as Dandini, Tom Owen - reprising his celebrated turn as Baron Hardup, local favourite Jack Edwards as the Wicked Stepmother, CBBC’s Simon Grant as Buttons, and Harry Howle and Paul Laurence-Thomas as the ‘little and large’ ugly sisters.
With lavish sets, wonderful costumes and a surprise or two, Cinderella is the only way to start your Christmas season. The Kings Theatre is the perfect place to enjoy this sparkling, traditional family entertainment, so don’t miss out – book your tickets now!