PANTO fans are in for a ball as Bewdley is set to stage magical performances of a beloved fairytale.

The town's first-ever community pantomime, Cinderella, will take place at the Mercure Bewdley the Heath Hotel on the January 3, 4 and 5 2019.

Performers from Bewdley Community Theatre Group are busy rehearsing the pantomime season favourite every Thursday evening at the Guildhall.

Show producer Kyle Daisley said “We are thrilled to bring the many talents of our local community together in this exciting production.

"We are extremely grateful for the support being provided by our sponsors without whom the show would not be possible”.

Tickets for the shows are available from Thursday November 1 via

People can visit the theatre group's Facebook page for weekly updates and news.