The 11 pantomimes and festive shows to enjoy in and around Manchester this Christmas

A round-up of some of the great Christmas shows you can watch in Greater Manchester.

It's November, Christmas is fast approaching, and festivities are transitioning from spooky to sparkly, so it’s time to start thinking of the ways you can wrap yourself up in this year’s winter wonderland.

The holidays are never complete without a pantomime or two, which is why Manchester theatres are overflowing with some hilariously entertaining showcases this December.

Here are some of the most unmissable pantos and festive shows coming this winter.