For toddlers in the UK, the CBeebies Panto is an annual institution. BBC children's channel CBeebies has produced a pantomime on may occasions, starring many of CBeebies favourite characters and presenters.
If you loved the pantos produced in previous years, many of these are available to purchase on DVD or to download.
Filmed in front of a live audience, the 2018 panto will be Thumbelina and stars include Justin Fletcher, Ben Faulks, Maddie Moate, Andy Day, Cat Sandion and many more.
The tickets for the live shows sold out long ago, however fear not as for the first time the panto is going to be shown in cinemas across the UK on Saturday 15th December 2018.
2017's CBeebies panto, The Snow Queen, will be available to watch for free on the BBC's iPlayer until 18th October 2018.
The CBeebies panto for 2016 was The Nutcracker. It is not available on iPlayer or on DVD at present.
Based on Lewis Carroll's ever-popular story, 2015's panto was Alice in Wonderland. This CBeebies pantomime version stars Justin Fletcher, Cat Sandion, Chris Jarvis, Ben Faulks, Katrina Bryan, Phil Gallagher and Pui Fan Lee. It is available on iPlayer until 18th October 2019.
JM Barrie's classic tale is adapted for the stage to tell the story of the boy would wouldn't grow up and the adventures of the Darling children in Neverland as they battle with Captain Hook. Peter Pan and Tinker Bell visit the home of the Darling Family, taking the children on an adventure to Neverland. There they meet the Lost Boys & Girls and Captain Hook, who each want Wendy as their Mother.
Staged at The Lowry, Salford, with a cast packed with children's favourite CBeebies stars, the blend of music, laughter and high-flying adventure is a treat for all the family.
This unique Live Panto combined the ever popular stars of CBeebies with the BBC's biggest Show Strictly Come Dancing.
Prince Charming enters a dance competition - only to be given the lowest score ever by the four judges. Later in the woods, he meets a beautiful girl who teaches him a few steps - but when she disappears, he decides he must see her again, so he holds a royal ball for everyone in the land.
Starring Katrina Bryan (Nina and the Neurons) as Cinders with Alex Winters as Prince Charming,as well as Phil Gallagher (Mister Maker) and Justin Fletcher as the ugly sisters.
Based on Charles Dickens classic Christmas story, this panto version stars Chris Jarvis, Justin Fletcher, Katrina Bryan (Nina & the Neurons) Phil Gallagher (Mister Maker), Ben Faulks (Mr Bloom) and children's TV legend Derek Griffiths.
This pantomime version of the popular pantomime story Jack and the Beanstalk stars Justin Fletcher, Sid Sloan, Chris Jarvis, Cerrie Burnell and Andy Day.
King Justin the Messy is worried. The Royal Family have had a very busy year touring the country for his Jubilee celebrations, but some things are not going to plan - and things keep going missing. Can Jack climb the beanstalk, overcome the Giant and retrieve the missing CBeebies things?
This fabulous DVD box set includes the CBeebies pantos A Christmas Carol, Peter Pan and Strictly Cinderella .