Friends (Panto)


Robinson Crusoe and The Pirates – Aaaaaaarrhh!

Introducing this years cast

Ahoy, me Hearties!  Meet some of the cast of this years Pantomime

Well, Shiver Me Timbers! – Robinson Crusoe and Davy Jones have agreed a truce over the Christmas break.  However, early in the new year they will resume their battle and pirates will take to the stage along with a talking parrot, witch doctor, outrageous panto dame and many more characters.  The entire company will be ready to bring you yet another classic family pantomime that opens in February at New Mills Art Theatre.

The cast of Robinson Crusoe and The Pirates wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year and look forward to seeing you at New Mills Art Theatre in February – Aaaaaaarrhh!

Tickets for the panto are on sale now – book early to get the best seats – Matinees sell out very quickly and are always full houses:

TICKETS:  Adults £10 – Under 16’s £8 – Boxes (5 x seats) £50

Online: (booking fees apply)

Tickets are also on sale in the centre of New Mills at A Allen & Son, 45 Union Road – no booking fees

For more information on Box Office opening times, group bookings etc. Tel: 07983 344 862  or  




1st, 8th & 9th February at 7.15pm

2nd, 3rd & 9th February at 2.15pm

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Friends overview

Formed by a group of society members who wished to promote the social side of the theatre and performances.

FOAT provided us with a variety of  events and entertainment nights for the entire  membership. They also wanted to produce a show under their own banner and from 1981 have produced a yearly pantomime ever since, below is a pictorial history of the pantomimes they have staged






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