A PANTOMIME society is finally set to perform their postponed production of Puss in Boots.

The show, performed by Bridgwater Pantomime Society, will be at the Town Hall in Bridgwater in January 2022.

Work had just started on Puss in Boots in March 2020 and the show had to be postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The pantomime has been written by Keith and Margaret Robinson, who are also the show's producers and directors, alongside Richard Porter.

Fiona Wheeler is in charge of choreography and Margaret Robison is head of chorus and company singing.

The societies musical director, Jamie Moretti, is in charge of musical direction.

Stage manager is Neil Priddle, assisted by Darren Baker and his team.

The societies lighting director is Andrew Scammell, and Nick Bell is in charge of sound reinforcement.

Bridgwater Pantomime Society last performed Puss in Boots in 2004, and the team said they are 'pleased' to bring it back to the stage again next year.

The roles in the show have been cast as follows: n Puss in Boots - Christine Buttle

  • Non-talking Puss - Ava Gunningham
  • Tom (who becomes the Marquis of Carrabas) - Jordan Hill
  • Princess Stephanie - Zoe Pike
  • King Herbie/Queen Hatte - Ken and Lindsay Stone
  • Dimpsey (servant) - Keith Robinson
  • Tom's brothers, Basic and Barney - Richard Porter and Kevin Cripwell
  • Willard Webb - Paul Chilcott
  • Amythest the Enchantress - Margaret Robison/Kim Priddle
  • Joseph the cobbler - John Hancock
  • Gruesome Gertie - Amanda Nolan
  • Henry - Sam Pavey

Bridgwater Mercury: PANTOMIME: Puss in Boots will be performed in January 2022. Pic: Bridgwater Pantomime Society

Tickets for Puss in Boots will be on sale from Saturday, December 11, at 10am in the Angel Place Shopping Centre in Bridgwater.

The box office will then be moved to the Carnival Centre from 10am until 2pm, Monday to Saturday.

Tickets cost £11 for adults, and £8 for children. There is a senior citizen show on January 26 2022, and tickets for this performance will be £8.

There will also be a night specifically for NHS staff on January 27, when they will get one free ticket per member of staff.

"Please support your local pantomime society and we look forward to seeing you in 2022," said a spokesperson for Bridgwater Pantomime Society.