Manor Pavilion Theatre is getting in on the festive fun with its entertainment offering this Christmas.

Starting on November 22, the Five Star Swing ensemble will bring joy to the theatre with a performance of classic Christmas songs with a dynamic swing band makeover.

Neil Sands will then submerge audiences in a magical world of nostalgia with his Christmas Memories show on November 28.

Audiences can experience the award-winning Sidmouth Town Band in a festive celebration of music, with both evening and matinee performances taking place on December 8 and 9.

Following this, Sidmouth Amateur Dramatic Society will stage this year's panto, Robinson Crusoe & The Pirates, a thrilling adventure for all the family.

It runs from December 27 through to January 1.

Sidmouth Herald: Those interested in attending any of the shows are urged to get tickets early due to demand

Councillor Nick Hookway has encouraged people to book their tickets early.

He said: "The Manor Pavilion theatre is offering a superb programme this year to get us all in the festive spirit, why there's even a Panto!

"Now is the time to book your tickets!

"Audiences are returning to the Manor Pavilion Theatre this year, so these performances will sell out!

"Good luck to all involved in these productions and have a great time if you get the chance to go!"

You can secure the tickets either in person at the theatre or by phone, Tuesday to Thursday between 10am and 2.30pm.

Alternatively, tickets are available online anytime at