A young boy is gifted magical beans that sprout a giant bean stalk when planted. When he makes the decision to climb the bean stalk, there may be a surprise or two waiting for him at the top...

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A young boy is gifted magical beans that sprout a giant bean stalk when planted. When he makes the decision to climb the bean stalk, there may be a surprise or two waiting for him at the top...

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Narrator: [to Jack, who is catching his breath after climbing the beanstalk] Are you ready yet - I'm running out of material over here!
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Joined at the Heart
Written by Simon Nye
Performed by Neil Morrissey and Denise Van Outen
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6 June 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I saw this panto version of jack and the beanstalk at Christmas on itv2 in Christmas 2008. I've been going to the pantomime since 2006 and the first panto i saw in Christmas 2006 was jack and the beanstalk starring john barrowman and thought it was fantastic but when i saw this version on itv2 i was rather bored. The reasons i found this version quite poor was because i thought that the costumes,settings and backgrounds were quite cheap looking and did not stand out from the real panto i saw of it in 2006. The reason i never gave it 2 but instead 7 is because i thought that like always Julie Walters gave an hilarious act and made me laugh and laugh so well done Julie your a star and why your not dame Julie is mad! I have seen john barrowman (torchwood),lesley Joseph (birds of a feather) and Chris cascoyne (coronation street) in theatre since 2006 - 2008 and this year 2009 i am hoping to see john again as robin hood in the new theatre!


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