TV’s Jason Karl joins the cast as Abanazar in Aladdin
TV’s Jason Karl joins the cast as Abanazar in Aladdin this Christmas at Castleford Civic Centre.
Jason Karl joins the cast of Aladdin as the evil Abanazar in this year’s GENIE-us pantomime adventure. Some will recognise him from his TV work from the numerous shows he’s presented including Most Haunted, Ghost Hunters, and The Makeover Show, and has appeared across many channels such as BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Sky TV, Discovery, QVC, Yesterday and UKTV.
His credits also include pantomime productions of Aladdin and Robin Hood, as well as presenting Headline News Live for Freeview 7, Great British Ghosts for Yesterday, Countryfile, Duncan Bannatyne’s Seaside Rescue, ITV’s Haunted Halloween Live, and Talk Lancashire.
He joins previously announced Magician and Ventriloquist Lorenzo Zambrana as Aladdin, Panto Legend Phil Hoyles as Widow Twankey, International Hypnotist Dave Rawson as the Emperor, and Chloe Fay as Princess Jasmine.
Aladdin tells the tale of the Twankey Family and their dream of a a better life filled with riches and adventure. When a mysterious Abanazar offers untold riches in return for helping him find a magic lamp, Aladdin can’t believe his luck! His head filled with dreams of money and marrying the beautiful Princess, Aladdin sets off on an adventure that will change his life, and fortunes, forever…
FURTHER CASTING TO BE ANNOUNCED! Fancy coming? Head over to the Castleford Panto Box Office to secure your seats for this year’s wish-filled family pantomime!