About the event

By arrangement with Great Ormond Street Children’s Charity and Samuel French New Theatre Royal Portsmouth presents Peter Pan.

Written and directed by Scott Ramsay from the original book by J.M. Barrie

Let your dreams take flight at the New Theatre Royal this Christmas, with the most magical and thrilling family event for miles around.

Join Wendy, Michael and John as they take off to Neverland with the boy who never grows up- Peter Pan. Take part in their adventure and meet a fabulous range of characters along the way- Tinker Bell, Lily, the Lost Boys, Mermaids, Pirates and, of course, the deliciously deadly Captain Hook.

Don’t miss this thrilling Christmas spectacular. With wonderful sets, costumes and music, and lots of laughter and magical surprises that will thrill the child in all of us, come and see Peter Pan soar to new heights at the New Theatre Royal.

Featuring Timothy Lucas as Hook, Ariane Barnes as Lily, Samuel Bailey as Peter, Hannah McIver as Wendy with Molly Cattanach, Joshua Crowther, Rebecca Frew, Yasmine Gazzal, Liam Glyde, Harry Robinson and Young Cast from The Young Creatives Portsmouth, Giselle Academy of Dance and Theatre Arts, and Saturday Kids Zone.

VIP PACKAGES: Which one will you choose?

VIP Experience

See the show and enjoy your very own after- show Backstage Pass. VIP Experience includes:

  • Greeted on arrival
  • Sit in the best seats in the house
  • Show programme*
  • A Northney ice-cream during the interval
  • Peter Pan souvenir mug
  • Exclusive behind-the-scenes stage tour
  • Meet and greet one of the stars of the show

£100 for a couple or £180 family ticket for 4

VIP Exclusive

Experience the show through the eyes and ears of a Musical Director. VIP Exclusive includes:

  • Greeted on arrival
  • One pre-show drink**
  • Theatre programme*
  • Peter Pan souvenir mug
  • Exclusive access to the orchestra pit and enjoy the show sitting in this unique location
  • Hear all the technical cues through your very own set of show headphones
  • Meet and chat with the technical crew in the Green Room backstage, during the interval

£99 per person***

*One programme per family // ** Excludes Champagne // ***Limited to 2 tickets per performance

Neverland Art Competition – Schools

Download the Education Pack (below) a useful resource, helpful in understanding the story of Peter Pan and the
wonderful history behind it as well as what goes on ‘Behind the Curtain’ of our beautiful theatre.
Find a range of information and fun activities designed to support your visit to New Theatre Royal Portsmouth to watch our magical, musical Christmas show Peter Pan. There are lots of images and activities that we hope will inspire you.

The recommended age for this education pack is 7-11 years.

Performance Schedule

Preview Performance
13 December

Silver Performances
14 December – 7pm only
15 December – 6pm only
16 December – 5pm only
18 December – 6pm only
19 December – 6pm only
20 December – 6pm only

Gold Performances
15 December – 2pm only
16 December – 1pm only
22 – 30 December
31 December – 3pm only

Schools Performances – To book your school, please contact the Box Office on 023 9264 9000 or email karen@newtheatreroyal.com (The public are welcome to attend these four performances but can only book seats in the Dress Circle)
14 December – 10.30am only
18 December – 10.30am only
19 December – 10.30am only
20 December – 10.30am only

Relaxed Performance
31 December – 11am only