PANTOMIME SEASON
1. The word Pantomime comes from a Greek word meaning; 1. We can act anything; 2. Family Entertainment; or 3. Acting without words?
 We can act anything
2. What told Dick Whittington to “turn again”?
 The bells of London
3. In which pantomime does Maid Marian appear?
 Babes in the Wood
4. What is the name of Aladdin’s mother?
 Widow Twankey
5. Who ate the Gingerbread House?
 Hansel & Gretel
6. The good fairy usually enters from stage right and the villain from stage left. What do the right and left side of the stage symbolise?
 Right – Heaven / Left - Hell
7. What role is usually played by a middle-aged man in drag, often the hero’s mother?
 Panto Dame
8. Which wicked character is seeking the magic lamp containing the all-powerful Genie, so that he can rule the World, when Aladdin and his family intervene?
 Abanezer
9. In what year was Pantomime first introduced to the English stage? 1702; 1802; or 1902?
 1702
10. What does Cinderella\'s Fairy Godmother turn into a coach?
 A Pumpkin