Lincs: ‘Allo, ‘Allo, it’s Vicki Michelle, Emmerdale star Peter Amory and magician Martin Daniels for Sleeping Beauty at the Theatre Royal

Vicki  Michelle and Steve Barclay are part of the cast for Sleeping Beauty at Lincoln Theatre Royal this Christmas
Vicki Michelle and Steve Barclay are part of the cast for Sleeping Beauty at Lincoln Theatre Royal this Christmas

Lincoln Theatre Royal have announced the cast for their annual Christmas pantomime – a brand new re-telling of Sleeping Beauty.

Heading the cast will Vicki Michelle, star of the classic BBC comedy ‘Allo, ‘Allo as the wicked fairy, Maleficent.

She is joined by Emmerdale’s Peter Amory as the King and comedian, magician and all-round entertainer, Martin Daniels as the Jester.

Veteran panto star, Steve Barclay returns as the Dame, while Lincoln’s own West End star Aston Dobson is Prince Charming.

Lucy Lavelle is Sleeping Beauty herself, Princess Aurora , while another Lincoln local, Emily Childs plays the Fairy.

Once again, the cast are joined by dancers from the Janet Aston School of Dance.

Ian Dickens directs the piece with choreography by Stuart Glover.

Toby Kennedy is musical director.

This year’s spectacular family pantomime will be, as ever, lots of fun and fast-paced, packed full of stunning sets, fabulous effects and gorgeous costumes,” said a Theatre Royal spokesman.

Sleeping Beauty runs from December 7 to January 10.

For performance times and ticket prices, call 01522 519999 or visit www.lincolntheatreroyal.com