The yearly panto at The Customs House has achieved several accolades during its 25 year run, but for being voted ‘Most Entertaining Panto’ for three years in succession by The North East Theatre Guide, and in 2018 their set and costume design creator Paul Shriek being awarded Best Costume Design at the prestigious Great British Pantomime Awards takes some beating!

WhiteHot was on board to flag up the nomination, the award success story and to shout about 2018’s panto Beauty and the Beast – Oh Yes We Were/Are!