AN award-successful youth pantomime society will be returning to a new venue in January with the a great deal-liked tale of Peter Pan.
Cheshire Youth Pantomime Society (CHYPS) was formed in 2007 and commonly performs a pantomime in January each year – but this was place on hold throughout the pandemic.
“We’re so pleased to be back again right after the terrible time everyone has had over the final eighteen months,” said chairman Ian Hunt.
“CHYPS had outgrown its former location, so we’re delighted to announce that Peter Pan will be executed ideal in the middle of Wilmslow at the Evans Theatre, Wilmslow Leisure Centre.”
CHYPS is a youth organisation, with forged users ranging from eleven to 18, directed by Sally Hunt.
She claimed: “I can’t tell you how pleased we are to be capable to re-start out CHYPS and get all our amazing kids again on phase.
“CHYPS supplies these types of a excellent chance for teens to acquire their expertise.
“Lacking a 12 months simply because of the pandemic has been definitely challenging for them, but they have bounced back and we are genuinely enjoying rehearsals.
“Peter Pan is this kind of a vintage tale that everyone is familiar with and doing it in panto variety is just excellent enjoyable.
“We have all the classic elements of panto – a dame, a silly double act, corny jokes, comedy slapstick and a ‘behind you’ scene.
“The cast just appreciate it and we know the viewers will too.”
Sally added: “We were being so delighted that our 2020 pantomime Aladdin was nominated for Best Pantomime and awarded Finest Youth Theatre Output by the Increased Manchester Drama Federation.
“It is a testomony to the expertise and also hard get the job done of our youthful forged to be supplied these a prestigious accolade.
Musical director Ian Jones claimed: “I appreciate operating with CHYPS.
“The cast have such a wide total of power, and it genuinely will come by in the many tunes in the present.”
Peter Pan will be carried out at The Evans Theatre (Wilmslow Leisure Centre) from January 5-8, like a matinee on Saturday, January 8.
Tickets went on sale on October 4 and can be obtained on-line by way of the CHYPS web site at chypspanto.com.