Family Fun: The Helix announce ‘Red Riding Hood’ as this year’s Christmas Panto 1 year ago

Family Fun: The Helix announce ‘Red Riding Hood’ as this year’s Christmas Panto

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Today, The Helix is excited to announce that this year’s Christmas Panto will be ‘Red Riding Hood’ produced by TheatreworX Productions.

Ireland’s premier tenor, Paul Byrom returns to the panto stage along with a superb cast in this magical production which runs from Friday, 26th November 2021 to Sunday, 9th January 2022.

Bursting with talent, the Red Riding Hood cast includes Ireland’s premier tenor, Paul Byrom returning to the panto stage as the Wicked Warlock, while AIMS award winner and funny man, Chris Corroon returns to the panto spotlight as Dame Lola.

Favourite panto duo, Buddy and Laurel played by Colin Hughes and Aidan Mannion amongst many others also return for this wonderful and hilarious adaptation of Red Riding Hood!

Returning to the Helix Panto, Irish Tenor, Paul Byrom said;


“I’m really looking forward to returning to The Helix Panto stage this Christmas. I’ll be up to my usual devilment for my role as the Wicked Warlock! Here’s to a great run with the wonderful cast and the TheatreworkX team”

Due the success of the Helix Panto Online last year, students of primary schools dotted around the country will have the opportunity to transform the classroom into a magical panto-land for the ultimate Christmas experience!

The Helix Panto Online will return for primary schools only, tickets for this streaming experience can be purchased at

The live stage production of Red Riding Hood will begin an eight-week run at The Helix from 26th November 2021 – 9th January 2022.

Tickets will be priced from €25.00 (booking fees apply) and are on sale now from and at The Helix Box Office.