To ride a magic carpet to a faraway desert? To befriend a dazzling Chinese Dragon? To fall in love with the most beautiful person in the world? All of these wonderful things are within Aladdin’s reach…but life is never that easy.
A whole host of colourful characters join our hero in his story as he struggles to see that good is rewarded and that bad is punished. There’s the wicked imposter Abanazar who poses as Aladdin’s long-lost uncle. There’s the beautiful Princess Jasmine and her bullying mother the Empress Double Chinn…And in her laundry, poor old Widow Twankey and Wishee Washee must wash a mountain of smalls for the Royal Wedding!
The Production Exchange returns to the Town Hall with a magnificent cast of actor-musicians who ask you to spend two hours in the company of some of the greatest characters in the world of pantomime, fighting the good fight in some of the most exotic places.
Welcome to Peking!”