Frosted Blog – The Post Show Blues…

    Well, there you have it – panto is done for another year! I would say ‘oh no it isn’t’, but it definitely is and I’m sure I used that joke last year! Great fun was had by all, the cast, the audience, the tech team (yes I’m talking about your shenanigans in the […]

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Frosted Blog – Show Week

From curtain up to finale bow this show week has been packed full of magical moments. Of course, there have been some accidental trips on stage, bumps into scenery & the occasional fluffed line… A particular favourite being “Greetis Worthing Pheasants” (Michael Lacey, aka Prince Anders) but this has all added to the fun and […]

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Frosted Blog – Opening Night!

Opening night feels like Christmas Eve! After all the hours of rehearsal (which now don’t feel like enough hours) and all the technical preparation in the theatre earlier in the week, we finally get to show-off to an audience. Mistakes have been made, (lots of mistakes from me! ) costumes mended and re-mended, cues have […]

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Frosted Blog – Preview Night

Hi, Scoop here feeding back on all the top stories from our preview performance last night!  Earlier in the week we received the news that our Saturday and Sunday matinees are sell out shows and that the Friday and Saturday evening performances are following suit. With this information in our minds, we all arrived at the […]

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Frosted Blog – Week 14

Hello! My name’s Sophie and I play Princess Hannah in our upcoming pantomime Frosted. To sum Hannah up, she’s incredibly excited, all of the time, about absolutely everything. So not too dissimilar from myself really! Once upon a time I was an SMP baby, so having grown up watching my parents in their shows, it […]

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Frosted Blog – Week 13

Hi! Jenny here with an update on the wonderfully Frosted goings-on this week in the world of SMP. This is my second show with SMP, having had an incredible time doing Urinetown earlier in the year, and I’m loving every second of being Frosty the Snowman! Rehearsals have been an absolute blast, perhaps most excitingly because […]

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Frosted Blog – Week 12

Howdy Folks, I’m Greg and I’m playing the role of Kristian in our upcoming pantomime Frosted! If you’re not acquainted with the story I’m the tall, dashing hero. I will look to replicate that performance not only in real life but in the show too! But I jest, I am lucky to be working with […]

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Frosted Blog – Week 11

  Hello there!  I am Anna and I am part of the wonderful ensemble for our upcoming pantomime Frosted! This is my second show with SMP and it is an absolute blast! Our show is fast approaching so this week saw us being very busy with learning the last of our musical numbers extravaganza!  On […]

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Frosted Blog – Week 10

Hello There My Name is Lee, and this is my first show with SMP, the last time I was on stage East 17 were number 1. I was lucky enough to audition and get selected to be part of the chorus (See you’re never too old to start living your dreams on stage) On Monday […]

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Frosted Blog – Week 8

Guess what? It’s officially my favourite time of year! No, not Halloween! Not Bonfire Night! No, not even Christmas (although I do love Christmas, I do acknowledge that it is only just November…) No…. it’s Panto Season! My name’s Ellie and this week I have the lovely job of letting you know what’s being going […]

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Frosted Blog – Week 7

Dearest Frosticles…or should I say ghouls & ghoulettes, Welcome back to our blog, cherubs, we do hope you’ve enjoyed hearing about all our backstage antics so far. This week at SMP HQ we continued to storm ahead with rehearsal joy for our fabulous family panto “Frosted”, it’s brand new and original, and penned by my […]

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Frosted Blog – Week 6

My name is David Bowman, I play The Herald, here is my blog! This week we have reached an exciting time tin rehearsals, the point where the show is just starting to take shape. We are setting scenes, finding the nuance and humour in our characters, and realising the choreographer’s vison in our dances. It […]

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Frosted – Week 5

Hello frosticles!!! So this week you have me aka Lucy aka the BIRTHDAY girl guiding you through the blog! We began our rehearsals on Monday with a fabulous recap of the dance numbers we’ve set so far. Our wonderful choreographer Fay put us through our paces once again and our two opening numbers are now […]

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Frosted Blog – Week 4

Hello Panto lovers I’m Andy Jordan, it’s my turn to let you all know how the rehearsals are progressing for next year’s panto Frosted this wonderful production written by the amazing Warren, directed by the magnificent Luke, musically directed by the dazzling Mike and choreographed by the bodacious Miss Fay. This week we started our […]

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Frosted Blog – Week 3

Hello boys and girls !!! Its Dame Florrie here who once used to be Officer Barrel of Urinetown fame!!!Oh no it isn’t!! Oh yes it is !!! I hear you cry. Well that is the preliminaries over and I hope that all of you out there are excited at the prospect of coming to see SMP’s wonderful panto […]

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