One of Nottingham's best loved
celebrities, Su Pollard, will be playing the
wicked queen at Mansfield Palace Theatre this
it's on TV or on the stage, Su Pollard usually
stars as the 'nice one' - she played the loveable
Peggy in Hi-De-Hi and Ivy in You Rang M'Lord.
this year Su's playing the wicked Queen in Snow
White and the Seven Dwarfs at Mansfield Palace
a panto role reversal for Su as normally she
stars as the prince.
doesn't equate in a way... you get to a certain
stage when you're not doing principle boy
anymore. I had to give [it] up as my princesses
were [getting] younger and younger... I looked
like I was some kind of stalker!"
isn't going to be completely wicked.
I try and do is make the audience sympathetic to
her - she's never had luck with men - you try and
make her a bit loveable... [However] she really
is quite evil - jealous to death of Snow
was born in Nottingham in 1949 but has spent the
last 35 years based in London. She misses her
still love coming back to my roots. It'll be nice
to come back and spend time with mates."
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs in December, Su
will be starring at the Theatre Royal in the
Vagina Monologues, from Tuesday 29 August -
Saturday 2 September 2006.