Family Ticket Competition

Family Ticket Competition

We’re excited to announce our family ticket offer competition. Be in with a chance of winning a family ticket for a performance of your choice. All you need to do is: 1. Like our page (www.facebook.com/coltheatre) 2. Share this post with your friends 3. Tag your...
Q&A with Choreographer Sarah Pottinger

Q&A with Choreographer Sarah Pottinger

How did you get involved with Jack and the Beanstalk? Alex (the director) of City of Light Theatre asked me if I would like to be involved with the panto and if I would like to do the choreography! Obviously, I said yes because I love to choreograph dances and had...
Why did we choose Devon Freewheelers as our charity to support?

Why did we choose Devon Freewheelers as our charity to support?

There were lots of local charities on the table when we were trying to find one to support. We’d been aware of Devon Freewheelers for a while now, and the vital work that they do to fill in a service that is not provided by local or national government and is...
Q&A With Director/Dame Alex Jackson

Q&A With Director/Dame Alex Jackson

Q&A With Director/Dame Alex Jackson What made you want to put on an Easter Pantomime? Originally, the panto was written to go into a local venue at Christmas last year, but the booking fell through. By this point, we had a really strong script and a great cast, so...
Why are we doing an open-air easter panto?

Why are we doing an open-air easter panto?

“Panto is only for Christmas isn’t it?” I hear you shout at your screen. My answer? “Oh no it isn’t!” Why are we doing a pantomime at Easter? Panto is a magical family experience that you can enjoy with all of the family, and while most Panto’s take place over...