Paul Ferris (du Fer) has worked on 33 pantomime productions and was Associate Producer on pantomimes at Guildford (four years), Crewe (seven years), Redhill (six years), Poole (two years), Windsor, Hackney Empire and Barnstaple.
Paul worked with such artists as Peggy Mount, Wayne Sleep, Frederick Pyne, Christopher Beeny, Lorraine Chase, Simon Parkin, Sandor Eles, Gorden Kaye, Barry Howard, Robin Askwith, Janet Dibley, Robert Powell, Kate O’Mara, Louise English, Dave Benson Phillips, Trevor Bannister, Rula Lenska, Lynette McMorrough, June Brown, Brian Cant, Wendy Craig, Denise Van Outen, Dennis Waterman, Patti Boulaye, John D Collins, Kathy Staff, Brian Croucher, Sarah Vandenbergh, Jeff Stevenson, Christopher Timothy, John Challis, Mark Speight, Mike Holoway, Linzie Hateley, Geoffrey Davies, Patrick Mower, Russell Porter, Ken Morley, Michael Elphick, Sue Devaney, Jean Rogers, Liza Goddard, Alex Langdon, Bob Carolgees, Peter Bowles, Sam Kelly, Issy Van Randwyck, Dora Bryan, Letitia Dean, Patrick Cargill, Paul Valentine, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Rosemarie Ford, Paul Shane, Melvyn Hayes, Mark Curry, Carmen Silvera, Paul Leyshon, Terrence Hillyer, Sonia and The Chuckle Brothers.
Paul has also worked as Company Manager on two seasons at the Thameside Theatre, Grays on productions of Cinderella and Snow White; a season at the Harlequin Theatre, Redhill on their production of Cinderella with Andrea McLean and Lloyd Daniels, a further season of Cinderella at the Theatre Royal, Margate and a season of Peter Pan at the Playhouse Theatre, Weston-super-Mare with Dean Gaffney and Gemma Bissix. In 2015/16 he worked on Cinderella at the Theatre Royal, Windsor.
2016/17 Paul worked on Jack & the Beanstalk at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham for Qdos Pantomimes, starring The Chuckle Brothers, Tony Maudsley and Chico.
For three years Paul worked on pantomimes at Cambridge Arts Theatre; Aladdin 2018/19 with Wayne Sleep and Liza Goddard; 2019/20 Cinderella and 2020/21 Dame Trott’s Panto Palaver.
2021/22 Cinderella at York Theatre Royal and 2022/23 Aladdin at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.