Are we talking about pantomime already? Oh yes, we are!
TV favourites and dancing duo AJ and Curtis Pritchard to perform in pantomime again this Christmas. They will perform in Cinderella at De Montfort Hall.
Joining the duo is an all-star line-up for this year’s magical pantomime. CBeebies Evie Pickerill, funny man Jarred Christmas and Leicester’s panto legend Martin Ballard. It will be Martin’s eleventh year in pantomime at this staple Leicester Christmas production. Cinderella runs at De Montfort Hall from Saturday 10 December to Monday 2 January 2023.
AJ is best known for his stint as a professional dancer on TV’s Strictly Come Dancing. AJ has also featured on TV shows including I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here, RuPaul’s Drag Race and Celebrity MasterChef. His brother Curtis is also a professional dancer. He appeared on Ireland’s Dancing With the Stars, before shooting to fame when he reached the final hit show Love Island in 2019. The duo have most recently appeared together on Hollyoaks and enjoyed appearing in pantomime together for the first time last year.
“We couldn’t be happier to be reprising our roles as Prince Charming and Dandini this year in Leicester,” said Aj with Curtis adding “Panto is the best way to bring families together for a brilliant evening of fun, laughs and magic“.
As well as performing in Cinderella, fans of AJ and Curtis will have the opportunity to book for ‘an audience with’ which takes place on Friday 30 December. There are also meet and greet events after 5 pm performances on 20,23 and 27 December. Tickets for those are available to book via www.demontforthall.co.uk
Tickets for Cinderella at De Montfort Hall are on sale now at 0116 233 3111 or www.demontforthall.co.uk. It runs from Sunday 10 December to Monday 2 January.
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