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You are here: Home > Southern > Latest news > News archive > 2010 > August > You SHALL go to the ball!

You SHALL go to the ball!

Date: 23 Aug 2010

Southern has team up with Theatre Royal Brighton to sponsor a FREE family event on the seafront on Tuesday 24th August from 11am – 5pm. on the site of the old paddling pool. The theme is Cinderella’s Ball and is a fabulous event for visitors and residents of Brighton – A fairytale marquee will be erected on Brighton seafront.

Children and accompanying adults will be able to enter and make a mask, listen to story telling sessions, see roving entertainers, be taught some basic ballroom dance steps, watch ballroom dancing demonstrations, and take to the floor themselves!

All children attending will be given pumpkin seeds to grow – aiming to make them big enough to be transformed into a coach in time for Christmas. Prince Charming and Cinderella will, of course, be there!

Face painting and a fancy dress competition will also be part of the fun. If you want to go and see the musical Cinderella: A New Fairy Tale Musical for Christmas we will be offering special one off ticket deals for with some tickets available for as little as £5 each!
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So bring your little princesses and princes along to our fairy tale marquee and join in the free fun!

Cinderella’s Ball takes place at the old paddling pool on Brighton seafront on Tuesday 24 August from 11am. There’ll be prizes for best fancy dress throughout the day!