Cinderella (Theatre Royal Stratford East)
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Cinderella (Theatre Royal Stratford East)

Cinderella (Theatre Royal Stratford East) London Reviews and Tickets

(9 Ratings)
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Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful, Clever, Absorbing

About the Show

Stratford East presents a pantomime production of Cinderella with an Ancient Egyptian twist.

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Show-Score Member Reviews (9)

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160 Reviews | 5 Followers
Hugely funny, Audience interaction, Vibrant, Reimagined, Entertaining

See it if you like remixed, vivacious, vibrant & pop culture. The cast is diverse, inclusive & amazing! Fantastic costumes & set!

Don't see it if your preference is traditional fairytale pantomimes.

35 Reviews | 0 Followers
Quirky, Hilarious, Funny, Absorbing, Entertaining

See it if Didn’t no what to expect but I was not disappointed! It was hilarious and yet a modern twist on the classic Cinderella! Beautifully done!

Don't see it if Just see it!

11 Reviews | 0 Followers
Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You like a panto with a modern twist and cheeky humour

Don't see it if You prefer to keep to the original story plot, or not keen on a noisy show

19 Reviews | 2 Followers
Entertaining, Clever, Cliched

See it if Traditional story with a woke twist

Don't see it if Predictable woke twist

11 Reviews | 0 Followers
Banal, Confusing, Entertaining, Cliched, Enchanting

See it if Nice twist on cinderella

Don't see it if Was giving feminism but written by a man- some plot holes

8 Reviews | 0 Followers
Not for the kids, Clever, Enchanting, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you’re looking for a fresh twist on the traditional tale.

Don't see it if you’re hoping for a Disney-type story.

6 Reviews | 0 Followers
Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You like a more edgy Cinderella

Don't see it if Unfortunately it can no longer be seen in London

7 Reviews | 0 Followers
Confusing, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy a different take on a classic story

Don't see it if You want a show which makes complete sense

Critic Reviews (6)

November 28th, 2022

"This heart-warming tale catches the zeitgeist of the moment; it is full of fountains of laughs and feel good memories to take home. An early Christmas present to start the festive season."
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Time Out London
December 2nd, 2022

"This year’s TRSE panto felt like a demonstration in the perils of a rookie team thinking they can shake up the panto landscape without nailing the basics."
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The Telegraph (UK)
November 27th, 2022

"This 'Cinderella' is a decent effort at a reinvention; but the mixed results don’t entirely justify pushing the barge out."
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The Times (UK)
November 28th, 2022

"The cast give it plenty, but there are too few chances for them to connect with the crowd, too few jokes good enough to make up for the slaloms of logic from the writer, Leo Butler."
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The Stage (UK)
December 5th, 2022

"Sometimes Butler’s story gets bogged down while trying to nail each plot point, but it’s a genuinely innovative riff on the original."
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All That Dazzles (UK)
November 28th, 2022

"This new and exciting version of Cinderella is an absolute joy from start to finish. ... If you want to have yourself a merry little Christmas, a good start would be to treat yourself and the family to an evening at this wonderfully done show."
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