PantoCo

Truly a Pantomime for Our Time

What We Do

The best entertaining, original and morally-sound pantomimes.

Year-round opportunities for young people.

Engaging and inspiring audiences, communities, theatres, artists, young performers and technicians across the UK.

The best example of modern day pantomime I can possibly envisage.
Oxford Mail
2018
What We Do

Traditional pantomimes with a modern edge made just for your audience.

Combining West-End artists and production values with meaningful education and community work.

PantoCo prioritises getting real people back into their local theatre.

A supremely comic production.
The Guardian
2018
Our Services
A show that actually represents Great Britain today:
Genius.
Daily Info
2016

We can work our magic in any theatre with more than 400 seats.

PantoCo have all the ingredients you need for the perfect production.

Education & Community

Weekly Panto Groups for local young-people: Led by stars of the show!

The most amazing experience you can imagine! I learned to act, sing and dance and I dressed as a monkey.
Oxford Young Company member
The Team

Written & Directed by the multi-award winning Steve Marmion.

Oxford Mail
2018

Performers Include:
Adrianna Bertola (Matilda), David Rubin (Doctor Who), Paul Barnhill (Ready Player One, BFG), Nigel Betts (Boy Meets Girl), Nicola Thorpe (Coronation Street), Mark Monero (Eastenders), Lucy McCormick, (Triple Threat), Rebecca Lucy Taylor (SelfEsteem), Amrou Al-Kahid (Denim), Nathan Bryon (Benidorm), Max Oleskar (Peep Show, W1A), Matt Ralph (Impractical Jokers).

He of Soho Theatre and Lyric Hammersmith acclaim is brought triumphantly to Oxford every year to give us pantomime for the 21st century.

Shows - Dick Whittington

I Just Wanted to Watch it All Over Again!
So much fun; jam packed with singing and dancing, ensemble pieces, inspired costumes, laughter and sweets.
An absolute triumph.

Oxford Mail
★★★★★

Dick Whittington and his Cat

The Guardian

Fantastic Panto is the Rat’s Whiskers!
You don’t expect panto to tamper with the classic ingredients but I don’t think I’ve ever seen them all come together quite so enjoyably.

Shows - Jack and the Beanstalk

Stagetalk Magazine
★★★★★

Jack and the Beanstalk

Oxford Times
★★★★★

A Remarkable Coup de Theatre
This sensational production proves when you are at the top of your game you can still get better.

Truly a Pantomime for Our Time

Show - Cinderella

Audience Comment

Cinderella

The Stage

High wattage pantomime that honours
tradition while also remembering it’s 2016

Best Panto Ever!!!
You’ve truly smashed it this year! All 4 of us had the time of our lives, from aged 9 to 44… You even delighted the emo 13 year-old.

Shows - Aladdin

Oxford times
★★★★★

Aladdin

Stagetalk Magazine
★★★★★

A Panto that Romps Home!

Knocked Out
Thousands will be having a merrier Christmas thanks to this excellent show, a colourful and musical delight

Get in Touch

We will work to your brief to make the most magical Christmas you can imagine.

In fact why stop there!? If you have a gap at Easter, or over the Summer, then we have an idea...

Best Cow

The Stage

Best Cow This Season

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We will create the very best entertaining, original and morally-sound pantomimes for your audiences.

We build into our work funded year-round education and participation opportunities for young people so that your panto is truly home grown.

We prioritise engaging and inspiring new audiences, communities, theatres, artists, young performers and technicians across the UK.

We have all the elements from the scripts to the sets or the designs to the dances.

The way we work with everyone is bespoke to the ambitions, needs and priorities they hold.

Please get in touch for a conversation about how we might work together or to request a film of one of our shows.