Classic Animation Festival

Glasgow Comedy Festival: Come one come all to a spectacular Cartoon Cavalcade at the Britannia Panopticon! See all your favourite cartoon friends from Mickey Mouse to Superman!

Classic Animation Festival

About Classic Animation Festival

The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall presents a spectacular showcase of classic cartoons from the golden age of Animation.

There will be an amazing collection of lost treasures from all the best animators such as Walt Disney, Max Fleischer, and many more! There will be all your cartoon favourites from Mickey Mouse to Superman. Bring the kids and family because this screening is fun for all ages.

We’ll serve Popcorn and Candy just like Gran and Grandpa enjoyed as a kid.

Whether you are a child at heart or a fan of classic animation we hope to see you there!

Dress warmly as The Britannia Panopticon is a historic building with no heating.

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