Cinderella (Theatre Royal Stratford East)
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Cinderella (Theatre Royal Stratford East)
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Cinderella (Theatre Royal Stratford East) London Reviews and Tickets

78%
(8 Reviews)
Positive
75%
Mixed
25%
Negative
0%
Members say
Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful, Confusing, Clever

About the Show

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

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Member Reviews (8)

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77 Reviews | 1 Follower
80
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.

21 Reviews | 0 Followers
100
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!

15 Reviews | 2 Followers
71
Entertaining, Clever, Cliched

See it if Traditional story with a woke twist

Don't see it if Predictable woke twist

11 Reviews | 0 Followers
60
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

7 Reviews | 0 Followers
60
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

6 Reviews | 0 Followers
85
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.

3 Reviews | 0 Followers
70
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

3 Reviews | 0 Followers
94
Entertaining, Delightful, Enchanting, Beautiful, Amazing acting

See it if You enjoy dancing and a different perspective on the original Cinderella.

Don't see it if You don’t like musicals, a lot of singing, flashing lights.

Critic Reviews (6)

BroadwayWorld
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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