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Liverpool Empire Open Day! Free fun for all the family!

Saturday 15 September, 12pm - 4pm

This Christmas, panto is returning to the Liverpool Empire in star studded style and to celebrate, Celebrity Big Brother’s Coleen Nolan is granting your Christmas wish early and hosting a day that offers free fun for all the family.

Visitors will be greeted with an exciting performance from this year’s panto cast. Actor and comedian Eric Potts will introduce performances from Coleen Nolan, who plays the Fairy Godmother; Pete Price, Liverpool’s very own Ugly Sister and, of course, Cinders herself, Liz McClarnon and the chance to take part in a Q&A session with the cast.

Follow in the footsteps of some of the greatest stars of the stage with a chance to go behind the curtain in a free guided tour and experience the rarely seen behind the scenes areas, including on the stage and in the dressing rooms. Pete Price will join tour guides during one of the tours to reveal secrets and stories behind the world famous venue.

There are plenty of other activities happening throughout the day including:

  • Professional panto costume display
  • Dressing up corner
  • Face Painting**
  • Colouring corner
  • Story Telling
  • Show Tune Choir
  • Candyfloss**
  • Hot food, snack and drinks will be available from the theatre’s Cafe**

and much more...

Pick up a copy of Tuesday or Thursday's Liverpool Echo for your family's entrance voucher.

Open Day Schedule

Time      Place             Activity

11.00     Stage             Musical Theatre Workshop for 11-17 year olds*

12.00     Stage             Theatre Tour

13.00     Atrium Bar     Performance from cast of Cinderella

13.00     Stage             Theatre Tour

13.45     Atrium Bar     Performance from cast of Cinderella

14.00     Stage             Panto Workshop for 7-11 year olds*

15.15     Stage             Theatre Tour with Pete Price

*The first workshop is at 11am. Main doors to the theatre open at 12pm. Workshops must be pre-booked by calling the group line on 0844 871 3037, the telephone line is open Mon-Fri, 10am-6pm. It is possible to pre-book your place on a backstage tour also by calling the group line.

**these activities incur an extra charge.