Su’s panto for Christmas 2016, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at the Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells, has now also been confirmed by the producers, UK Productions, at Twitter. Read our recent announcement here, and click below to visit Twitter.
Hi-de-Hi! The Complete Collection is now available to own digitally, via the BBC Store, and Su is the featured face at The Complete Collection page. Each series can also be purchased individually and there are some great cast photos at the site for each series, including a few rarities. Click below to visit Hi-de-Hi! at the BBC Store.
The Complete You Rang, M’Lord? Collection is also now available digitally at the BBC Store. Click below for further info.
Su will play the Wicked Queen in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at the Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells.
Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs
Friday 9th Dec 2016 to Monday 2nd Jan 2017
Another spectacular family pantomime for Christmas 2016!
Starring SU POLLARD as the Wicked Queen
UK Productions bring you Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, with sparkling sets, beautiful costumes, hilarious antics, wonderful special effects and loads of sing-along, laugh-along fun. Further casting to be announced.
• Continue reading/book tickets at the Assembly Hall Theatre website. (Thanks to Mark Whitney)
Su met up with some of the cast while she was starring in panto in nearby Blackpool in January.
Hi-de-Hi! – Wednesday 16th – Saturday 19th March
Friday Night – Why not join in the fun on the 50s and dress in 1950s style holiday dress. (optional)
The yellow-coated hosts of notorious holiday camp Maplin’s come to the Lowther Pavilion in this loving adaptation of the hit 1980′s television series by Jimmy Perry and David Croft.
Fylde Coast Players take to the stage for Paul Carpenter & Ian Gower’s exciting and colourful stage adaptation that will be full of racey gags, old fashioned fun and naturally a xylophone or two.
Join director Paul Lomax in donning the yellow blaser and be whisked away to sometimes sunny Crimpton-on-Sea.
Su was at the Park Theatre, London on Thursday to see Hello Norma Jean. Star of the production Vicki Michelle tweeted: “Star studded night @Marilyn_alive @ParkTheatre last night. Great having my mate #SuPollard in the audience“. The Park Theatre also tweeted: “Look who stopped by @Marilyn_alive last night! The amazing Su Pollard! #HiDiHi” (Photo © Vicki Michelle)
Lesley Joseph first appeared in Annie in the West End, joining a role call of other actors who have taken on the part.
Here are five more stars who have played Miss Hannigan on stage.
Su Pollard: Hi-De-Hi’s Su Pollard has been a regular visitor to the Empire (and other Merseyside theatres) over the years in the guise of little orphan Annie’s arch nemesis. She’s even played the role in New Zealand.
Su says: “I feel sorry for her…I’d like to think she’s misunderstood, her life has been forced upon her.”
• Continue reading at the Liverpool Echo.
Nottingham Post: 34 influential women who will make you proud to come from Nottinghamshire
Su Pollard, Comedy actress and singer: Su Pollard is a Nottingham-born comedy actress and singer who has starred in sitcoms including Hi de HI!, You Rang, M’Lord? and Oh, Doctor Beeching! She made her television debut in 1974 after an apprenticeship at the Arts Theatre in Nottingham
• Continue reading at the Nottingham Post. (Photo © Nottingham Post)
Leftlion: 12 Top Women From Notts
12. Su Pollard: After playing an angel in her school nativity aged six, Su took on an apprenticeship at the Arts Theatre and took her career to the next level by appearing in Opportunity Knocks in 1974, losing out only to a singing Jack Russell. Happens to the best of us, duck. She’s appeared in numerous West End shows, and made her name as Peggy Ollerenshaw in Hi-de-Hi! She’s right funneh, and we’re right proud to have her. Read her long-awaited LeftLion interview here.
• Continue reading at Leftlion.