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Thursdays At Birmingham Conservatoire: The French Connection - Birmingham Conservatoire Recorder Department

  • Directed by: Annabel Knight

The Recorder Department explores the development of French recorder music from the renaissance into the baroque era, starting with Pierre Attaignant's famous early prints and continuing via the Palace at Versailles to the salons of Paris

Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham City University

Thu 18 Dec

Recital Hall

£6.50 (£4) / 0121 331 5901

Thursdays At Birmingham Conservatoire: The Sounding Image - Birmingham Conservatoire Saxophone Department: John Cage, Henri Pousseur, Ian Stewart

  • Directed by: Naomi Sullivan
  • Written by: Ian Stewart

A performance of Henri Pousseur's Vue Sur Les Jardins Interdits, Ian Stewart's Concerto Grosso I and John Cage's Four5.

Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham City University

Thu 4 Dec

Hype Birmingham

Funtcase, Eptic and Hatcha provide drum'n'bass music.

The Rainbow, Birmingham

Fri 12 Dec

£10

Curious About Birmingham

Discover Birmingham with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt.

St Philip's Cathedral, Birmingham

Wed 26 Nov

£4.99 / 0121 262 1840

Thu 27 Nov

£4.99 / 0121 262 1840

Fri 28 Nov

£4.99 / 0121 262 1840

…and 335 more dates until 31 Dec 2015

Birmingham Bach Choir

The choir performs a selection of classical pieces.

St Philip's Cathedral, Birmingham

Sat 29 Nov

Phone for prices / 0121 262 1840

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Birmingham and Beyond

Members and associates of the RBSA, including the years newly elected members, exhibit new works.

RBSA Gallery, Birmingham

Wed 26 Nov

Free / 0121 236 4353

Thu 27 Nov

Free / 0121 236 4353

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 0121 236 4353

…and 26 more dates until 24 Dec

Birmingham Military Tattoo

Experience the pomp and pageantry of Britain's biggest indoor tattoo with military bands, gun displays and a finale featuring 1,000 performers.

Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham

Sat 29 Nov

Times to be confirmed / £17.20–£28.20 / 0871 945 6000

Birmingham Conservatoire Open Day

For those considering taking a music course, the day will consist of concerts, workshops and talks about Birmingham Conservatoire's courses and life at the University.

Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham City University

Thu 22 Jan 2015

Free / 0121 331 5901

Birmingham Fems Reading Group

A discussion open to all self-defining women interested in feminism.

The Library Of Birmingham

Sat 6 Dec

Free

Birmingham Contemporary Music Group

Conversation before the evening concert with the music group.

Wigmore Hall, London W1U

Tue 24 Feb 2015

£4 / 020 7935 2141

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The Academies Show Birmingham

A one-day event looking at the role of Academies in the education landscape, with a conference, seminar discussions and networking sessions.

NEC, Birmingham

Wed 26 Nov

Free / 0121 780 4141

Birmingham Hippodrome

Wed 24 Jun 2015

£16–£37; £17–£48; £20–£50 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 25 Jun 2015

£16–£37; £17–£48; £20–£50 / 0844 338 5000

Fri 26 Jun 2015

£16–£37; £17–£48; £20–£50 / 0844 338 5000

Sat 27 Jun 2015

£16–£37; £17–£48; £20–£50 / 0844 338 5000

Birmingham Royal Ballet: Coppelia

Sir Peter Wright’s production of this joyous and witty ballet about a man who falls in love with a doll that comes to life.

Birmingham Hippodrome

Tue 24 Feb 2015

£16–£37; £17–£48; £20–£50 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 25 Feb 2015

£16–£37; £17–£48; £20–£50 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 26 Feb 2015

£16–£37; £17–£48; £20–£50 / 0844 338 5000

…and 2 more dates until 28 Feb 2015

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Wed 4 Feb 2015

£13–£35; premium £38–£42.50 / 0131 529 6000

Thu 5 Feb 2015

£13–£35; premium £38–£42.50 / 0131 529 6000

Fri 6 Feb 2015

£13–£35; premium £38–£42.50 / 0131 529 6000

Sat 7 Feb 2015

£13–£35; premium £38–£42.50 / 0131 529 6000

Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Thu 26 Mar 2015

The Lyric

£16.50–£37 / 01752 267222

Fri 27 Mar 2015

The Lyric

£16.50–£37 / 01752 267222

Sat 28 Mar 2015

The Lyric

£16.50–£37 / 01752 267222

Cream Birmingham 8th Year Anniversary

Celebrate Cream Birmingham's 8th anniversary with DJ sets from David Morales, Danny Rampling, Tall Paul, Brandon Block and George Kafetzis.

The Rainbow, Birmingham

Sat 6 Dec

£17.50–£25 ( £11.50)

Birmingham Contemporary Music Group: Talk

Members of Birmingham Contemporary Music Group in conversation.

Wigmore Hall, London W1U

Tue 24 Feb 2015

£4 / 020 7935 2141

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Jewellery And Watch Birmingham Show

Jewellery and Watch Birmingham - the UK's largest display of stunning British and international jewellery and watch brands and designs

NEC, Birmingham

Sun 1 Feb 2015

Free / 0121 780 4141

Mon 2 Feb 2015

Free / 0121 780 4141

Tue 3 Feb 2015

Free / 0121 780 4141

…and 2 more dates until 5 Feb 2015

Birmingham Royal Ballet: Moving Stateside

The Birmingham Royal Ballet is featuring three American ballets. George Balanchine's first ballet created in America; Serenade, Jessica Lang's Lyric Pieces and In The Upper Room by Twyla Tharp.

Birmingham Hippodrome

Wed 18 Feb 2015

£23.50–£47 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 19 Feb 2015

£23.50–£47 / 0844 338 5000

Fri 20 Feb 2015

£23.50–£47 / 0844 338 5000

Sat 21 Feb 2015

£23.50–£47 / 0844 338 5000

Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Tue 24 Mar 2015

The Lyric

£14.50–£37; £9.50–£32 disabled; £14.50–£37 (£12; £9.50–£32) / 01752 267222

Wed 25 Mar 2015

The Lyric

£14.50–£37; £9.50–£32 disabled; £14.50–£37 (£12; £9.50–£32) / 01752 267222

Birmingham Royal Ballet: Swan Lake

  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

Birmingham Royal Ballet presents Tchaikovsky's romantic tragedy. The story is based on a Russian folk tale and German legend in which the beautiful princess Odette is turned into a swan due to being cursed by an evil sorcerer. Swan Lake has become one of the most popular and well known ballets of all time. Choreographed…

Haslemere Hall

Tue 17 Mar 2015

£11–£15 / 01428 661793

Preston/Glasgow/Lowe @ Birmingham Jazz

David Preston's drifting harmonic invention on guitar, Kevin Glasgow's seething six-string bass guitar and the barely-repressed seismic undertow of Laurie Lowe's drumming. The results show what good things happen when the right people get together.

The Red Lion, Birmingham

Fri 28 Nov

£12 ( £10; £5) / 0121 236 8371

The 2014 Birmingham International Tattoo

The event brings together marching bands, exciting displays and culminating in the spectacular Grand Finale featuring all the performers in a spectacle of pomp and pageantry.

Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham

Sat 29 Nov

£17.20–£28.20 / 0871 945 6000

Sun 30 Nov

£17.20–£28.20 / 0871 945 6000

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Birmingham City Centre Rock Choir

The Birmingham Rock Choir is led by West Midlands based musician Sonia Eyre. We support a number of local charities, raising money and awareness around West Midlands and as a choir we also join up with the other choirs near us to sing with and to support national charities such as Missing People and both Comic and Sport…

Four Dwellings School and Community Leisure Centre, Birmingham

Wed 26 Nov

Main School Hall

£25 a month, free taster

Wed 14 Jan 2015

Main School Hall

£25 a month, free taster

Wed 21 Jan 2015

Main School Hall

£25 a month, free taster

…and 18 more dates until 1 Jul 2015

Birmingham Royal Ballet: The Nutcracker

  • Written by: Lev Ivanov

Clara creeps downstairs to play with her doll and encounters a mysterious magician called Drosselmeyer in Peter Wright's classic staging set to Tchaikovsky's sweeping and distinctive score.

Birmingham Hippodrome

Fri 28 Nov

£18–£38; £22–£52; £20–£49 / 0844 338 5000

Sat 29 Nov

£18–£38; £22–£52; £20–£49 / 0844 338 5000

Sun 30 Nov

£18–£38; £22–£52; £20–£49 / 0844 338 5000

…and 11 more dates until 13 Dec

Birmingham Royal Ballet: Carmina burana

Carmina Burana, the first ballet created by David Bintley is a large scale, dramatic production that follows the story of three students compelled by the goddess Fortuna to pursue a sensual approach to life.

Birmingham Hippodrome

Wed 17 Jun 2015

£23.50–£47 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 18 Jun 2015

£23.50–£47 / 0844 338 5000

Fri 19 Jun 2015

£23.50–£47 / 0844 338 5000

Sat 20 Jun 2015

£23.50–£47 / 0844 338 5000

Birmingham Symphonic Winds: Young At Heart

An hour's informal concert with 45-piece Birmingham Symphonic Winds.

CBSO Centre, Birmingham

Sat 29 Nov

Phone for prices / 0121 767 4050

Dem Boyz: Birmingham School Of Acting

  • Directed by: Hannah Phillips

Devised and performed by Year 2 BA (Hons) Applied Performance (Community and Education) Students from Birmingham School of Acting.

The Drum, Birmingham

Thu 4 Dec

£5 / 0121 333 2444

Fri 5 Dec

£5 / 0121 333 2444

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