Dick Whittington at The Met would make the perfect festive trip for school children.

Produced by The Big Tiny Production Company, The Met are bringing this family pantomime to the heart of Bury just in time for the Christmas period. With spectacular sets, sensational costumes, one gorgeous pantomime dame, hit songs and a side-splitting script, don’t miss your chance to bring your class to the most magical pantomime yet.

The perfect festive trip for school children, all school bookings will receive the following:

  • A coloring sheet for each pupil attending to be entered into the coloring competition. The winner will be announced during the performance.
  • A Dick Whittington lesson plan which will be focused on the history of medieval London, travel and the environment which are key themes of the play.
  • The first 5 schools to book will receive a free workshop from members of the cast.
  • All teachers in attendance on the day of the performance will receive a free cup of coffee / tea on arrival.

Workshops and Education pack can be tailored to key stage 1 and 2.

Dates & Times

  • Thu 8 Dec 1:15 PM
  • Fri 9 Dec 9:45 AM, 1:15 PM
  • Tue 13 Dec 9:45 AM, 1:15 PM
  • Wed 14 Dec 9:45 AM, 1:15 PM
  • Thu 15 Dec 9:45 AM

Derby Hall @ The Met
All tickets £12 + 1 free teacher place per 10 children. Free tea and coffee for teachers before the show!

Dick Whittington is suitable for all ages.

The performance runs for 2 hours with a 5-10 minute interval to allow for toilet breaks. There is space at the front of The Met for drop-offs and pick-ups.

Tickets can be booked and reserved via our Ticket Office on 0161 761 2216. If you do not yet know how large your party will be, we are happy for you to provisionally reserve your seats now and confirm later.

If you have any questions at all, please don’t hesitate to contact the Ticket Office and we will be able to assist.