Tom and Anna join panto cast

PUBLISHED: 10:11 04 September 2006 | UPDATED: 09:49 24 May 2010

Anna Kumble.

Anna Kumble.

STARS from the West End will be gracing the stage at The Playhouse this year in Weston's panto party. Tom Solomon, winner of the BBC Radio 2 Voice of the Musical Theatre Award, will be playing the title role in Dick Whittington at Christmas. Tom's extensi

STARS from the West End will be gracing the stage at The Playhouse this year in Weston's panto party.Tom Solomon, winner of the BBC Radio 2 Voice of the Musical Theatre Award, will be playing the title role in Dick Whittington at Christmas.Tom's extensive list of performances in West End hits include Scrooge, Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables and Godspell.He will be joined on stage by Shaun Williamson - who played Barry in the the BBC soap EastEnders.The TV celebrity will be booed and hissed as he takes on the villainous role of King Rat. Children's TV presenter Anna Kumble will be playing Dick Whittington's love interest.The panto is being staged from December 18-January 14. Tickets, priced from £12-£14, can be booked on 01934 645544 or via www.theplayhouse.co.uk

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