Alice in Wonderland - Dean's Garden, Ely Cathedral

Discover the madness of the tea party and meet the Mad Hatter, The White Rabbit, Cheshire Cat and the Queen of Hearts plus many larger-than-life characters along Alice’s journey.

This exciting and playful take on the tale features a professional cast of energetic performers, catchy new songs and lots of humour that will entertain and delight the whole family! Don’t be late for this very important date!

Running time: 2 hours approx. (including 20 minute interval) 

Picnic Hampers
We are delighted to be partnering with 'Ely Hampers' who will be providing a bespoke picnic hamper option when booking your tickets for the show. Once you've booked your tickets, we will send a form to you fill out with any dietry requirements and menu options. Picnic Hampers will then be available to collect before the show in The Dean's Garden.

Seating Policy
The performance of Alice in Wonderland will have unreserved seating and we encourage audience members to bring their own picnic blankets and chairs. There will be specific areas for those with chairs, and those with blankets.

Entrance to The Deans Garden is via the East Lawn and Almonry Garden.

Wet-weather policy
Performances will normally continue in the event of wet weather. We would encourage audience members to bring umbrellas and waterproof clothing. If a performance is cancelled, then all tickets remain valid for any other performance and we will refund or exchange your tickets, should a performance be cancelled by us.

Babes in Arms
To comply with fire regulations and licensing, every person in the venue, regardless of age, must have a valid ticket.   Any child under the age of 18 months may attend for free if accompanied by an adult with a valid 'Adult with Babe in Arms' ticket but the child must sit on the lap of an accompanying adult. Children over the age of 18 months must have their own ticket charged at the applicable rate. 
Once in the venue, please consider the customers around you when handling your baby, do not block the view of the child or patron behind you and if baby cries, please take him/her out of the theatre promptly. 

Individual 'Adult with Babe in Arms' tickets can be purchased online or from the Box Office.

Disabled Access including 1:1 Carers
Wheelchair accessible seating can be booked online or by contacting the box office by purchasing a standard adult or concession ticket.

Disabled customers who meet the requirements for proof of disability, as detailed below, will be able to purchase a ticket for themselves at the standard Adult, Concession or Admit 1 price and also receive a reduced rate 1:1 Carers ticket. Carers must be capable of supporting the disabled person’s needs in the event of an emergency or evacuation of the venue. Carers must be aged 16 plus.

If you have a temporary disability and require a carer/companion in order to be able to attend the pantomime please telephone the box office to discuss your requirements.

Box Office: or 01353 725026
The Deans Garden, Ely Cathedral
Chapter House
The College