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Crackerjack is a British kids TV series which originally ran on the BBC from 1955 - 1984. 

The series was revamped and relaunched in 2020 on the CBBC Channel after a 35 year absence,

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RONNIE CORBETT 1957-1960

1971/72 Cinderella - London Palladium

1976/77 Cinderella - Palace Theatre, Manchester

1989/90 Cinderella - Theatre Royal, Newcastle

1991/92 Jack and the Beanstalk - Churchill Theatre, Bromley

1993/94 Cinderella - Churchill Theare, Bromley

1994/95 Cinderella - New Theatre, Cardiff

1996/97 Mother Goose - Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Ronnie Corbett passed away 31st March 2016

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PETER GLAZE 1960-1979

1970/71 Sleeping Beauty - New Theatre, Oxford

1978/79 Dick Whittington - Bournemouth Pavilion 
1979/80 Goldilocks and the Three Bears - Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford
1980/81 Goldilocks and the Three Bears - Wyvern Theatre, Swindon

Peter Glaze passed away 20th February 1983

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LESLIE CROWTHER 1960-1968

1954/55 Aladdin - Empire Theatre, Leeds

1970/71 Aladdin - London Palladium

1977/78 Jack and the Beanstalk - Richmond Theatre

1978/79 Aladdin - Theatre Royal, Bath

1980/81 Aladdin - Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon

1988/89 Robinson Crusoe - Theatre Royal, Bath

Leslie Crowther passed away 29th September 1996 from heart failure aged 63

JILLIAN COMBER 1961-1970

1954/55 Aladdin - Empire Theatre, Leeds

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MICHAEL ASPEL 1968-1974

1976/77 Cinderella - Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon

2009/10 Cinderella - New Victoria Theatre, Woking

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DON MACLEAN 1973-1976

1960/61 Mother Goose - Gaumont Theatre, Southampton
1968/69 Aladdin - Lewisham Concert Hall
1970/71 Sleeping Beauty - New Theatre, Oxford
1971/72 Jack and the Beanstalk - Birmingham Theatre

1976/77 Goldilocks and the Three Bears - Wolverhampton Grand
1977/78 Aladdin - Bournemouth Pavilion

1979/80 Aladdin - Wimbledon Theatre
1980/81 Babes in the Wood - Liverpool Empire

1982/83 Jack and the Beanstalk - Swansea Grand
1990/91 Aladdin - The Old Rep Theatre, Birmingham

1994/95 Jack and the Beanstalk - Birmingham Hippodrome
1996/97 Jack and the Beanstalk - New Theatre, Cardiff
1997/98 Goldilocks and the Three Bears - New Victoria Theatre, Woking
1998/99 Goldilocks and the Three Bears - Mayflower Theatre, Southampton
2000/01 Jack and the Beanstalk - Theatre Royal Nottingham
2001/02 Dick Whittington - Birmingham Hippodrome
2002/03 Aladdin - Birmingham Hippodrome
2003/04 Aladdin - Milton Keynes Theatre
2004/05 Jack and the Beanstalk - Birmingham Hippodrome
2006/07 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Wolverhampton Grand
2007/08 Aladdin - Birmingham Hippodrome
2008/09 Robin Hood - Birmingham Hippodrome
2009/10 Robin Hood - New Theatre, Cardiff
2010/11 Mother Goose - Palace Theatre, Redditch
2012/13 Aladdin - Lighthouse Theatre, Poole
2013/14 Jack and the Beanstalk - Assembly Room, Derby

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ED 'STEWPOT' STEWART  1975-1979

1972/73 Cinderella - Odeon Cinema, Golders Green
1973/74 Babes in the Wood - Richmond Theatre
1974/75 Mother Goose - Richmond Theatre
1978/79 Dick Whittington - Bournemouth Pavilion 

1979/80 Goldilocks and the Three Bears - Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford
1987/88 The Wizard of Oz - Horsham Arts Centre

1989/90 Dick Whittington - The Hawth, Crawley

2007/08 Cinderella - Theatre Royal Windsor

2008/09 Dick Whittington - Lighthouse Theatre, Poole

Ed passed away 9th January 2016

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JAN HUNT 1975-1979

1952/53 Babes in the Wood - Empire Theatre, Newcastle

1968/69 Goldilocks and the Three Bears - New Theatre, Hull
1978/79 Dick Whittington - Bournemoth Pavilion

1979/80 Goldilocks and the Three Bears - Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford
1980/81 Goldilocks and the Three Bears - Wyvern Theatre, Swindon

1981/82 Dick Whittington - Wimbledon Theatre

1984/85 Dick Whittington - Theatre Royal, Bath

1986/87 Dick Whittington - Theatre Royal, Lincoln
1992/93 Babes in the Wood - New Theatre, Cardiff

1993/94 Aladdin - Theatre Royal, Lincoln

1994/95 Robin Hood - Wimbledon Theatre

1995/96 Sleeping Beauty - Theatre Royal, Bath
1996/97 Robin Hood - New Wimbledon Theatre

1990/91 Cinderella - Wimbledon Theatre

1991/92 Cinderella - Croydon

1999/00 Peter Pan - Wimbledon Theatre

2000/01 Cinderella - The Hawth, Crawley

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BERNIE CLIFTON 1977-1979

1979/80 Cinderella - The Beck Theatre, Hayes

1981/82 Mother Goose - Theatre Royal Norwich

1983/84 Dick Whittington - Theatre Royal Nottingham

1984/85 Aladdin - Swansea Grand

1985/86 Cinderella - Leeds Grand

1986/87 Jack and the Beanstalk - Darlington Civic

1987/88 Jack and the Beanstalk - Marlowe Theatre Canterbury

1988/89 Aladdin - Tameside Theatre
1991/92 Aladdin - Alban Arena St Albans

1992/93 Cinderella - Princess Theatre Torquay

1993/94 Peter Pan - Reading Hexagon

1994/95 Dick Whittington - Wycombe Swan, High Wycombe

1995/96 Cinderella - Royal and Derngate Northampton

1996/97 Cinderella - Wyvern Theatre, Swindon

2000/01 Cinderella - Wyvern Theatre, Swindon

2004/05 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Weston Super Mare Playhouse

2005/06 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Watersmeet Rickmansworth

2006/07 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Theatre Royal Windsor

2007/08 Beauty and the Beast - Redditch Palace

2008/09 Cinderella - Aylesbury Civic

2009/10 Aladdin - Bridlington Spa

2010/11 Jack and the Beanstalk - The Place Telford

2011/12 Aladdin - Palace Theatre Newark

2012/13 Beauty and the Beast - Palace Theatre Newark

2013/14 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Palace Theatre Newark

2014/5 Peter Pan - Palace Theatre Newark

2016/17 Beauty and the Beast - The Place, Telford

2018/19 Cinderella - Hull New Theatre

2019/20 Cinderella - Royal & Derngate Northampton

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THE KRANKIES 1980-1982

Visit our dedicated page for The Krankies here

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STU FRANCIS 1980-1984

1980/81 Cinderella - Charter Theatre Preston
1981/82 Babes in the Wood - Oxford Apollo
1982/83 Jack and the Beanstalk - Theatre Royal Nottingham

1983/84 Cinderella - Davenport Theatre, Stockport

1984/85 Robin Hood - New Theatre, Cardiff

1985/86 Jack and the Beanstalk - Hexagon Theatre, Reading

1986/87 Cinderella - Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon

1987/88 Robin Hood and the Babes in the Wood - Darlington Civic
Feb 1988 - The above production moved to The Grand Theatre in Leeds for one week with the same cast
1988/89 Cinderella - Hawth Theatre, Crawley

1989/90 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Hexagon Theatre, Reading

1992/93 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon

1993/94 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Wolverhampton Grand

1994/95 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Darlington Civic
1995/96 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Hawth Theatre, Crawley

1996/97 Cinderella - North Wales Theatre

2000/01 Cinderella - Darlington Civic

2001/02 Cinderella - His Majestys Theatre, Aberdeen

2002/03 Aladdin - Theatre Royal, Newcastle

2003/04 Snow White and the Seven Dwargs - Albert Halls, Bolton

2004/05 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Billingham Forum

2005/06 Cinderella - Albert Halls, Bolton

2006/07 Aladdin - Albert Halls, Bolton

2007/08 Aladdin - Billingham Forum

2008/09 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Albert Halls, Bolton

2009/10 Cinderella - Albert Halls, Bolton

2010/11 Aladdin - New Theatre, Hull

2011/12 Goldilocks and the Three Bears - Albert Halls, Bolton

2012/13 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Albert Halls, Bolton

2013/14 Jack and the Beanstalk - Albert Halls, Bolton

2014/15 Cinderella - Albert Halls, Bolton

2017/18 Aladdin - Albert Halls, Bolton

In 1987 Stu hosted a show on ITV called 'Crush a Grape' which borrowed heavily on the format of BBC's Crackerjack

In 1983 Stu released a single called Ooh! I Could Crush a Grape. Listen to it right here!

OOH! I COULD CRUSH A GRAPE 1983 STU FRANCIS
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STU FRANCIS 2020 INTERVIEW

y2mate.com - Ep 62 - Stu Francis_cG0ElRN
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Enjoy the full Chas and Dave version of the Crackerjack theme tune right here!

chas and dave crackerjack full theme
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Enjoy the intro to Crackerjack right here!

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GEOFFREY DURHAM - THE GREAT SUPRENDO 1982-1984

1983/84 Dick Whittington - Theatre Royal Nottingham

1988/89 Aladdin - Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford

1989/90 Aladdin  - Dominion Theatre

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BASIL BRUSH 1983-1984

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SAM & MARK 2020

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MARK RHODES

2015/16  Jack and the Beanstalk - The Anvil, Basingstoke

2016/17 Aladdin - Theatre Royal Bath

2017/18 Aladdin - Assembly Hall, Tunbridge Wells

2019/20 Aladdin - The Anvil, Basingstoke

2020/21 No panto
2021/22 Cinderella - Aylesbury, Waterside Theatre

SAM NIXON

2019/20 Jack and the Beanstalk - Theatre Royal, Wakefield

2020/21 Sleeping Beauty - Sheffield Lyceum CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

2021/22 Beauty and the Beast - Theatre Royal, Wakefield

Enjoy the 2020 version of the Crackerjack into right here!

CRACKERJACK ANNUALS

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