Jack and The Beanstalk

Get ready for the climb of your life this Christmas, as The Gaiety Theatre proudly presents their spectacular family pantomime... Jack and The Beanstalk!

Jack and The Beanstalk

About Jack and The Beanstalk

Fee Fi Fo FUN! A GIANT of a Pantomime this way comes...

Get ready for the climb of your life this Christmas, as The Gaiety Theatre proudly presents our spectacular family pantomime: ‘JACK AND THE BEANSTALK’ by Ken Alexander and Fraser Boyle, in association with The Coo Shed.

Reach dizzy heights with our new writing duo Fraser Boyle & Ken Alexander. Can the village of Auchinfleg escape the tyranny of the evil Giant and his wicked sidekick Sluggie Thunderpants? With the help of Fairy Bluebell can Idle Jack rescue his Mother Dame Aggie Trott and their family dairy from certain disaster? How will he get up to the Giant’s Castle in Thin-Airshire? Will he be able to stop the Giant from putting his udderly adorable Patsy the Coo and childhood sweetheart the Fair Fiona into a full Scottish fry-up for his breakfast?! With your help, can Jack go from Zero to Hero and discover the true beaning of life?

With cow-ntless costume changes, incredible live moosic, glittering scenery and family-friendly fun we’ve got plenty to keep you amoosed this Christmas at The Gaiety!

CAST
Karen Bartke: (Scot Squad) as Sluggie Thunderpants
Chris Forbes (Scot Squad) as Dame Aggie Trott
Kirsty Malone (Sunshine on Leith) as Fairy Bluebell
Gavin Jon Wright (River City) as Jack Trott
David McGowan (Trust Me) as Sir Hector, Laird of Auchinfleg
Jillian Cunningham as Fair Fiona
Kristopher Bosch as Ensemble/Various Characters
Sally Swanson as Ensemble/Various Characters
Bethany Tennick as Ensemble/Various Characters
Liam Vincent-Kilbride as Ensemble/Various Characters

CREATIVE TEAM
Ken Alexander – Director & Writer
Fraser Boyle – Writer
Chris J. Stuart-Wilson – Asst. Director & Choreographer
Stuart William Fleming – Musical Director
Wayne Dowdeswell – Lighting Designer
Mark Walters and Glitter Pantomimes – Set & Costume Designer

JUNIOR ENSEMBLE
Rennie Dance Academy

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