Cinderella St Albans pantomime cast members revealed

PUBLISHED: 22:22 08 May 2013 | UPDATED: 22:22 08 May 2013

Gareth Gates

Gareth Gates


THE main cast members of Cinderella, this year’s St Albans pantomime, have been announced.

Former Pop Idol runner-up Gareth Gates will be going to the ball in this winter’s spectacular St Albans production.

The Unchained Melody and Spirit in the Sky chart-topper and West End star has been confirmed as Prince Charming in the Alban Arena 2013 panto Cinderella.

St Albans’ favourite funnyman, Bob Golding, is returning to the Alban Arena as Buttons, having played PC Pongo in last year’s Aladdin.

Jemma Carlisle, who also appeared in 2012 record-breaking smash-hit Aladdin, will play Cinderella this year.

Also joining the festive treat is CBeebies star Andy Day.

Laura Jane Matthewson, Sam Rabone and Matt Daines will also appear on stage in the family panto written by Paul Hendy.

Cinderella opens on Friday, December 6 and runs until Sunday, January 5, 2014.

Tickets cost from £12.50 to £24.50 depending on the performance, and are selling fast.

Call 01727 844488 for tickets or visit

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