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Ian McKellen stars as Widow Twankey in this genie-al Christmas pantomime... Read More >

Ian McKellenA new version of the famous tale, containing all the popular characters and pantomime ingredients, staged at Christmas time as a tribute to the more raucous, pre-Shakespearean era at the Old Vic. Widow Twankey is played by the great man of the theatre, Sir Ian McKellen.


Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 17/12/2004

Opening Night: 18/12/2004

Booking Until: 23/01/2005

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Cast & Creative


Ian McKellen


Director - Sean Mathias

Author - Bille Brown

ABOUT The Old Vic

The Cut, London, United Kingdom, SE1 8NB