Snow White opens in Leixlip

Elaine Brunton who stars as 'Snow White' pictured with her group of dancers.   Photo Tony Keane.
The Leixlip Musical Variety Group panto ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarves” will be coming to the stage shortly.

The Leixlip Musical Variety Group panto ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarves” will be coming to the stage shortly.

The panto will run at St. Mary’s GAA club from Friday, 17 January until Sunday 19 January.

It will also run the following weekend, Friday, 24 January until Sunday 26th.

The main role of Snow White will be played by Elaine Brunton while Brian Tighe takes to the stage as Prince Valiant.

Queen Sovain is being played by Sinead McLoughlin while John Dennehy will take on the role of Numbskull.

Dave Miller has the unenviable task of doing Dame Polly while Jordan Donnelly and Elizabeth Kane are Dougal and Mirror, respectively.

The seven gentlemen must not be forgotten either. Sean Cronin is Bashful and Sean Duffy plays the Doc. Jack Flanagan is Dopey and Sean Miller is Grumpy. Dylan McQuaid is Happy.

Cathal McGing will tog out as Sneezy while the performances will be a wake up call for Ethan Ryan in the role of Sleepy.

No show would go on without the production team.

The show is being jointly directed by Ross Murray and Ian Tighe. The duo have jointly written the script.

Ella Fitzpatrick and Orla Maher are directing the choreographer while the experienced Declan Purcell will be in charge of musical direction.

Mary Purcell is stage manager and Edel Whelan, Rita Tighe and Colette Conway will be busy on costumes.

Tickets are on sale at the following pharmacies in Leixlip : Griffins-Oaklawn, Feericks-Captains Hill, River Forest-Confey, Gleneaston-Gleneaston, and the Rye-Barnhall. Also you can ring the group’s box office at 087-1632268.