Talks and Workshops


What’s Behind Them? – A History of Pantomime

Let Simon take you on an illustrated journey to discover all about one of the UK’s oldest and most popular theatrical genres.

“We’ve had absolutely fantastic feedback, everyone really enjoyed not only the content but also how passionate your delivery is.” – Amy Yorston, Merrow Dramatic Society

Duration: 60 minutes plus Q&A session

Cost: £100*


Introduction to Pantomime

Learn key genre conventions and understand pantomime’s stock characters and narrative structure through an exploration of text, games and exercises.

“We have all had such a lovely time absorbing your amazing knowledge of pantomime. The young people will never forget this weekend – and neither will us oldies!” – Carole Davies, Ponteland Repertory Society

Duration: One Day

Cost: £400* (up to 20 people)

*within the M25. For locations outside the M25, please contact Simon.