The reviews for Cinderella: An East Van Panto are in!

Theatre Replacement’s Cinderella: An East Van Panto started its amazing run last week at the York Theatre. Patrons and critics are unanimous: this pantomine is a huge succes! Writer Charlie Demers and the cast are on top of their game! Read the rave reviews below:

Read in the news:

“Go. Take somebody you love. Start a holiday tradition” – The Georgia Straight

“A refreshing romp… Here’s hoping this truly is the beginning of a homegrown tradition” – The Vancouver Sun

“It’s rowdy, it’s musical, it’s a heap of fun for the kids and, best of all, writer Charlie Demers jam-packs it with so many digs at current affairs (look out, Kinder Morgan, Mike Duffy and BC Ferries) that it’s a hoot-and-a-half for grownups, too” – The Vancouver Courrier

“Zany, zany, zany is how I’d describe this year’s East Van Panto, a melange of the Disney classic, with East Vancouver characters” – Review Vancouver

“Kids & parents giggle galore at Cinderella antics” – Broken Leg Reviews

“Theatre Replacement’s Cinderella: An East Van Panto is a lively, goofy and utterly charming take on the fairy tale, packed with local references and jammed with jokes that work for children and adults.” – The Globe And Mail

“A wonderful East Van time” – The Province

 Spotted on Twitter:

“Absolutely loved the hilarious #Cinderella #eastvanpanto at the #YorkTheatre. Highly recommend EVERYONE goes to see it!” – Shona W, @Shonawer

“Congrats @charliedemers East Van Panto Cinderella completely brilliant and hysterically funny. Thanks! @TheCultch” – Lynell Anderson, @LynellAnderson

“Had such an amazing time @TheCultch watching #eastvanpanto! Amazing talent from a cast who truly love what they do! Thank you to them!!!” – Lavina Goossen, @lavinahgoossen

“@TheCultch congrats on another terrific show #eastvanpanto was amazing. Great message for the little girls (and us big girls too)” – Leanne Morgan, @leeleesayswhat

“Had way too much fun at York Theatre Cinderella tonight. Not much makes me nervous – cameo with smarty pants’ on stage does! @TheCultch” – Heather Deal, @VanRealDeal

“@TheCultch great panto this year at the York. Grab your kids, or someone else’s kids (ones you know!) and go. Great fun for all!” – Mike Forrester, @coastaljazzed

“@ILiveInEastVan @TheCultch it was amazing! You’ll love it! I think every East Vaner should see it” – Kristen Moran, @EastVanKristen


For more photos of the opening night click here

What People are Saying