With Christmas just around the corner and school holidays creeping ever closer, it’s time to start thinking of ways to entertainpanto the family. What better way than taking them to a panto! There are plenty of exciting offerings this year, both in Bournemouth and further afield.


Snow White will be showing at the Bournemouth Pavilion from Saturday 5th December up until Sunday 3rd January. This panto boasts a star studded cast including Eastenders stars Gillian Wight, as the Wicked Queen and Matt Lampinskas as the Prince. With glittering sets, extravagant costumes and plenty of laughs, it’s sure to be a hit for the whole family! Follow the link for tickets!


Peter Pan is hitting the stage at The Lighthouse in Poole from the 4th December. It is the perfect panto to bring the family together and spread some magic this Christmas. This brand new production was created for the Lighthouse and stars Jamie Quinn as our hero Peter and Christopher Ellison as our bad guy, Captain Hook. Follow the link for tickets!


Possibly the most star studded cast this year can be found at Southampton’s Mayflower where they will be hosting Aladdin! Duncan James will be playing the lovable rogue and Joe Pasquale will be keeping the laughs going as Wishee Washee. There will be spectacular 3D special effects and a magical flying carpet too! The ideal panto for an action packed family adventure! Follow the link for tickets!rocket balloon

Panto Ready!

If you’re heading out to any of these fantastic shows, be sure to pop into your local Hollywood branch first! We stock a huge range of themed accessories and costumes for kids and adults and of course, rocket balloons! No trip to a panto would be complete without the whizzing and whooshing of rocket balloons and for 49p for a pack, how can you say no?