Derby has joined the growing list of pantomimes across the country which will not be going ahead because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Sleeping Beauty was due to be performed at Derby Arena from December 5 to December 31. It has now been postponed until December 2021 due to continued uncertainty about when and how indoor theatre can resume.
Derby City Council says it held out for as long as possible before making the decision as the annual pantomime plays a key role in the city’s festive celebrations.
Derby LIVE, and derby-based production company Little Wolf Entertainment looked into staging the pantomime with full social distnacing mesures in place but decided it would not be a
link source - Derby Telegraph