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Who we are

Founded in 2021, the UK Pantomime Association is a charity that explores, shares and celebrates pantomime by investigating the genre’s rich past, engaging with contemporary practice and inspiring the future.

Our Aims


Celebrate excellence through Annual Pantomime Awards.


A hub for panto practice, history, traditions and culture.


Champion pantomime as an important British artform.


Inspire through workshops, talks, and special events.


Could you be a judge for the Pantomime AWards 2025?

During November, December and January of each year, our judges seek to visit well over 200 professional pantomime venues – looking for nominations for the UK Pantomime Awards. We regularly recruit new judges to join our experienced team, who will cover the length and...

Celebrity Hosts Announced for THe Pantomime Awards 2024

Stars of stage and screen, Ore Oduba, Angellica Bell and Myra DuBois, will present The Pantomime Awards 2024 in association with Stagecoach, which take place on 18 June 2024 at G Live in Guildford ( There will be special...