The CBeebies Christmas Panto For 2019 Is Hansel & Gretel! Dates, Times & Tickets

Plus this time it's on at the cinema too!
The CBeebies Christmas Panto For 2019 Is Hansel & Gretel! Dates, Times & Tickets

CBeebies have just announced their Christmas Panto for 2019, and we have all the information on how to see it. The CBeebies Christmas Show for 2019 will be Hansel and Gretel, and it will be recorded at the Festival Theatre in Edinburgh on the 26th and 27th October.

As in 2018, tickets will not be free of charge, so you'll have to buy a ticket to see the show, and the price has increased from last year. It will cost £15 per adult and £10 per child, and the first batch of tickets go on sale at 10am on Thursday 19th September. The other half of the tickets will go on sale at 10am on Thursday 26th September at thesame price.

Also, the panto will be shown on the big screen, as there's a limited cinema release with around 25 minutes of extra exclusive content, on 30th November and 1st December. It will be also be available on the CBeebies channel and on BBC iPlayer from Saturday 7th December for a minimum of 30 days.

CBeebies Christmas Panto 2019

Here's everything you need to know about the CBeebies Christmas Show 2019:

  • This year’s CBeebies Christmas Show is Hansel and Gretel and will be recorded at the Festival Theatre in Edinburgh on the 26th and 27th October.
  • You can buy tickets to watch one of four live recordings of the show on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th October (1pm & 4.30pm) and these tickets will be charged for.
  • The panto will also be available on BBC iPlayer from December 7th, and will transmit on the CBeebies channel.
  • The show has been licensed for a short run in cinemas nationwide, with those screenings including additional and exclusive content. Cinema screenings will be on 30th November and 1st December 2019, with venues and time to be confirmed nearer the release.

    Frequently asked questions:

    How much are tickets for the CBeebies Christmas Panto?

    Theatre tickets are £15 per adult, £10 per child. These tickets will be sold online through Capital Theatres*. 24 months and under on knees go free (**but must hold a Babes in Arms ticket). There is no additional booking fee for customers. **Babes in Arms tickets are limited and cannot be booked online, please contact Box Office (phone or in person) to book them.

    When can I buy tickets for the CBeebies Christmas Panto?

    Half of the tickets will go on general sale at 10am on Thursday 19th September. The other half of the tickets will go on sale at 10am on Thursday 26th September at the same price.

    Where can I buy tickets for the CBeebies Christmas Panto?

    You can purchase tickets online atCapital Theatres*, in person at the venue, or over the phone. Buy via phone on 0131 529 6000, or in person either at the Festival Theatre on 13-29 Nicolson St, Edinburgh EH8 9FT or at the King’s Theatre on 2 Leven St, Edinburgh EH3 9LQ

    For more information and frequently asked questions head to the CBeebies website here*.

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    • Angharad S.

      we should see if we can see it at the cinema xx

      • Sarah-Jane S.

        Oh my gosh Eva would LOVE this!!

        • Katie C.

          Owww!!!! I like that it can be seen in the cinema, thats exciting for the kids. We will have to plan a trip. Wonder where the actual show will be. Great show, different, they will love it, so far so good!!xXx

          • Victoria N.

            we will be going to cinema x

            • Sarah-Jane S.

              100% do it! Will b a lovely girls date :slight_smile:

              • Tim E.

                Possibly, but there'd be little point as someone would still watch it 50 times on the iPlayer anyway.

                • Nancy D.

                  Yes!!! :grinning: (well its adult’s idea of hell, but the boys will love it!!)

                  • JoAnne S.

                    Definitely! I’m off Fri and have set my alarm! :blush: x

                    • Natasha T.

                      Oh yes please! I love the CBeebies panto! Xxx

                      • Gillian H.

                        Hopefully in a cinema nearby:thumbsup_tone1:

                        • Emma T.

                          Thank you! Il have a look. Xx

                          • Emma E.

                            Thanks! I’ll take a look

                            • Hannah M.

                              Yes! Isla loves the CBeebies plays!

                              • Ian B.

                                :thumbsup_tone1::thumbsup_tone1::thumbsup_tone1: can’t wait

                                • Emily L.

                                  Omg let’s go!! Gracie would love this

                                  • Lindsey K.

                                    Ha we watched the Alice one yesterday!!

                                    • Sally J.

                                      We watched Cinderella yest :see_no_evil: It's only in Stoke this year but it gonna b in cinema aswell xx

                                      • Charlotte C.

                                        Ohh this will be interesting to hear! Xxx

                                        • Amy M.

                                          Yes I will try I think. If not they are showing at cinemas too x

                                          • Christine B.

                                            Tempted to try for tickets, should imagine they'll be hard to get though