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It’s that time of year again (oh yes it is) when the air is filled with merriment and Birmingham Hippodrome welcomes a beloved festive tradition that’s been enchanting audiences of all ages for years.

Jack and the Beanstalk takes to the stage at Birmingham Hippodrome from December 16 to January 28, 2024

As the curtains rise on Jack and the Beanstalk at Birmingham Hippodrome, it promises to be an unmissable delight. From the heartwarming storyline to dazzling visual effects, there’s a star-studded cast led by Matt Slack and Alison Hammond. Here are just five reasons to make this enchanting journey part of your holiday season:

Matt Slack as Jake Trott

A Festive Tradition for Everyone

A timeless tradition that transcends generations – it’s a heartwarming experience that brings families together and creates cherished memories. It’s fe-fi-fo-fun whatever your age!

Samantha Womack stars as Mrs Blunderbore

The Enchanting Storyline

At the heart of every great pantomime lies an enchanting storyline. This classic tale is filled to the brim with heroism, humour and heart as you follow Jack’s journey to outwit the evil giant and secure riches beyond his wildest dreams.

Alexanda O’Reilly as Jack

Spectacular Visual Effects

Prepare to be mesmerised by the jaw-dropping visual effects that bring a magical world to life. With stunning sets and costumes straight from The London Palladium, expect a visual feast that transports you to a realm of wonder and imagination.

Doreen Tipton as Doreen the Cow

A Star-Studded Cast

The brilliance of this production is amplified by a star-studded cast . With his unparalleled comic timing and boundless energy, Matt Slack is back for his tenth year, playing the lovable Jake Trot; while Samantha Womack stars as Mrs Blunderbore. There’s also Doreen Tipton, Andrew Ryan, Alexanda O’Reilly and Billie-Kay rounding off the talented lineup.

Andrew Ryan as Dame Trot

And It’s Got Alison Hammond too

And talking of talent, everyone’s favourite Brummie steps into the limelight as the Spirit of the Beans. Expect non-stop giggles and her trademark infectious fun.

Alison Hammond as Spirit of the Beans

Jack and the Beanstalk takes to the stage at Birmingham Hippodrome from December 16 right through to January 28, 2024. Secure your tickets now for a memorable journey into the world of giants, adventure and laughter. For ticket information click HERE