Pantomime (informally panto) is a type of musical comedy stage production,
designed for family ... Pantomime has a long theatrical history in Western culture
dating back to classical theatre, and it...
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The History of Pantomime. In the United Kingdom, the word "Pantomime" means
a form of entertainment, generally performed during the Christmas season.
Pantomime is a marvellous and wonderful (if a little eccentric!) British institution.
Pantomimes take place around the Christmas period and are nearly always ...
The history of the panto dame. Michael Grade ... Pantomime is often seen as
something quaint, something utterly British, but its origins lie in warmer climes.
THE BEGINNING The origins of British Pantomime or "Panto" as it is known in the
UK, probably date back to the middle ages, and blend the traditions of the ...
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Nov 29, 2013 ... A pantomime is a traditional British Christmas play. They are an important part of
our Christmas festivities. They are performed in theatres, ...
History The pantomime first arrived in England as minor acts between opera
pieces, eventually evolving into separate shows. In Restoration England, a ...
Manchester Opera House provide a fascinating insight to the history of
Pantomime - from Mummers to Harlequins to Dames.
Pantomime was one of the most popular, enduring and influential theatrical forms
in Victorian England. It is a given of our national cultural life and has been part ...
STAGING A PANTOMIME: by Gill Davies, A & C Black Limited, 1995. "Oh, YES IT
IS!": A HISTORY OF PANTOMIME: by Gerald Frow, BBC Publications, 1985.