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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...

The History of Pantomime - It's Behind You

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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.

The History of Pantomime - Historic UK


Pantomime is a marvellous and wonderful (if a little eccentric!) British institution. Pantomimes take place around the Christmas period and are nearly always ...

BBC - BBC Arts - Where does pantomime really come from?


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.

Basel English Pantomime Group » A short history of British Pantomime


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, ...

About Pantomime - The British Players


History The pantomime first arrived in England as minor acts between opera pieces, eventually evolving into separate shows. In Restoration England, a ...

History of Pantomime from Manchester Opera House - ATG Blog


Manchester Opera House provide a fascinating insight to the history of Pantomime - from Mummers to Harlequins to Dames.

A Cultural History of English Pantomime - Drama - University of Exeter


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 ...

World Of Pantomime Education Pack [2Mb] - Theatre Royal & Royal ...


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.

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"It's behind you!" A look into the history of pantomime - News and ...


... tea or a good Indian curry. Pantomime's history is a story of border crossings, as plots and performers slip across national, linguistic and cultural boundaries.

Pantomime - Victoria and Albert Museum


Over the centuries it has developed into a festive entertainment that is still beloved by modern audiences. Discover more about the history of pantomime and it's ...

The History of Pantomime - Stage Beauty


The History of Pantomime. The christmas pantomime of today is a peculiarly British institution. Whilst not by any means unknown in other areas of the World, it is ...