8 reminders of the local pantos you've loved in Sunderland over the years .... oh yes you have!

Are you ready for a journey back to these fab panto scenes? Oh yes you are!

Thursday, 3rd December 2020, 11:45 am
Updated Thursday, 3rd December 2020, 11:47 am
How many of these productions do you remember?
How many of these productions do you remember?

We have 8 wonderful reminders of local pantos staged in the past by schools, local groups and dance schools.

So whether you starred in Sleeping Beauty or Snow White, we have a collection of retro photos for you to relish.

So get browsing through an archive collection which certainly is not Wishy Washy!

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It's Snow White and the 11 Dwarfs courtesy of the Muriel Harrison School of Dance panto in 2004.
Staff from Hepworth and Grandage in a scene from their 1974 Christmas panto - Cinderella. The glass slipper was specially made for the production by Pyrex.
Pupils from the Kathleen Davis School of Performing Arts with their panto production in 2004. Can you name the line-up?
The cast of the Hetton School panto in December 1979. Does this bring back happy memories?
Sarah Ogleby is pictured playing Sleeping Beauty with Kathleen Hodgson as Shady Lady in the Thompson Park Community Association panto in 2004.
Some of the children from Woodlea Junior Mixed and Infant School, Fence Houses, who presented their pantomime The Christmas Jazz in the school hall in 1979. Can you spot someone you know?
Staff at Piers View Rest Home in Roker dressed as characters from the Wizard of Oz for their panto which they staged for residents, families and the local community in 2004.
Snow White (Susan Foster) with the Seven Dwarfs in the Sunderland Hospitals Christmas pantomime performed at Sunderland District Hospital in 1979.
We hope these scenes brought back wonderful memories. If they did, email [email protected] and tell us more.