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Shropshire Star: First Stars Announced for Dick Whittington

March 3rd, 2019

panto19bFirst stars announced for Dick Whittington pantomime at Wolverhampton Grand

Wolverhampton Grand has hit the hi-de-heights after announcing Su Pollard and Jeffrey Holland will be starring in this year’s pantomime of Dick Whittington.

The duo, who starred together in TV sitcoms Hi-De-Hi, Oh, Doctor Beeching! and You Rang M’Lord? will be reunited on stage from December 7 for the Grand’s 2019/20 panto.

Opening on December 7, Su will play the evil Queen Rat and Walsall-born Jeffrey will play Alderman Fitzwarren – they will both return with the Grand’s much-loved panto Dame, Ian Adams, who will be back for the fourth year in a row.

Grand Theatre chief executive and artistic director Adrian Jackson said: “I am delighted that Su and Jeffrey will star in our pantomime this year.

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