You’re Always Sure of a Happy Ending with a Grimaldi Pantomime
Grimaldi Pantomimes provides quality pantomime scripts to amateur and professional theatre companies throughout the United Kingdom. We offer support and advice on the production of your pantomime script. We have scripts that cover traditional titles as well as some that are less performed. We can even adapt a script to suit your needs.
Michael Harrison and Steve Arnott are both experts in the art of pantomime. Both North East born and bred, Michael is an independent producer and an Olivier Award winner. He is Managing Director of the Qdos Pantomime Division – the world’s largest pantomime producer, based in London. His production of The Bodyguard has enjoyed huge success after national and international tours. His production of Annie is currently running in the West End and Young Frankenstein opens in Newcastle before transferring to the West End later this year. Michael directed Cinderella at the London Palladium season 206/17 and will direct Dick Whittington season 2017/18.
Steve has covered every aspect of the theatre, from performing and directing to stage management and set design. He is one of two Scenic Artists working for Qdos, painting and maintaining their vast stock of scenery. A seasoned actor and pantomime performer, Steve originally started his career as a voice-over artist. He recently toured the UK as the Weasel King in Wind in the Willows. Steve played King Rat in Dick Whittington during the 2015/16 pantomime season at the Theatre Royal Newcastle and played one of the Ugly Sisters in Cinderella this last season. He will play Captain Hook in Peter Pan this coming 2017/18 season. He is a USITT Technical Theatre Award winner for Outstanding Achievement in Scenic Aristry.
Michael and Steve collaborated their scripts starting in 2000 and have enjoyed great success in this venture.