Birmingham Hippodrome

Birmingham Hippodrome
Hurst Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B5 4TB
  • Telephone 0844 338 5000
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  • Website www.birminghamhippodrome.com
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Art

  • Directed by: Matthew Warchus
  • Written by: Yasmina Reza

Twenty years after Yasmina Reza's Olivier Award-winning study of friendship, prejudice and tolerance premiered in the West End, director Matthew Warchus reunites the entire original team to revisit the story of Serge, Marc and Yvan, whose solid 15-year friendship founders when Serge buys an expensive painting. Tim Key…

Mon 21 May 2018

£26–£40 / 0844 338 5000

Tue 22 May 2018

£26–£40 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 23 May 2018

£26–£40 / 0844 338 5000

…and 3 more dates until 26 May 2018

The Band

  • Written by: Tim Firth

Brand new British musical featuring the songs of Take That, created in association with Britain’s most successful band. Written by Tim Firth The Band tells the story of five 16-year-old girls who are fans of a male pop group. Playing the boy band are Five to Five, the winners of the BBC show Let It Shine.

Tue 1 May 2018

£29.50–£49.50 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 2 May 2018

£29.50–£49.50 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 3 May 2018

£29.50–£49.50 / 0844 338 5000

…and 8 more dates until 12 May 2018

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

  • Directed by: Marc Bruni
  • Written by: Gerry Goffin (music & lyrics), Barry Mann (music & lyrics), Cynthia Weil (music & lyrics), Douglas McGrath, Carole King (music & lyrics)

Musical charting the early life and career of the singer-songwriter and her husband Gerry Goffin.

Wed 31 Jan 2018

£27–£45 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 1 Feb 2018

£27–£45 / 0844 338 5000

Fri 2 Feb 2018

£27–£45 / 0844 338 5000

Sat 3 Feb 2018

£27–£45 / 0844 338 5000

Birmingham Royal Ballet: The Nutcracker

The ultimate way to start the festive season is undoubtedly by enjoying a performance of Tchaikovsky's enchanting two-act ballet. Sir Peter Wright's magical production of the festive tale features dancing snowflakes, dolls and of course the Sugar Plum Fairy, with music by the Royal Ballet Sinfonia.

Fri 24 Nov

£19–£66 / 0844 338 5000

  • 19:30

Sat 25 Nov

£19–£66 / 0844 338 5000

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Sun 26 Nov

£19–£66 / 0844 338 5000

  • 13:00
…and 14 more dates until 13 Dec

Birmingham Royal Ballet: Three Short Story Ballets

Three short story ballets: Le Baiser de la fée, Pineapple Poll and Arcadia.

Wed 20 Jun 2018

£10–£32 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 21 Jun 2018

£10–£32 / 0844 338 5000

Fri 22 Jun 2018

£10–£32 / 0844 338 5000

Sat 23 Jun 2018

£10–£32 / 0844 338 5000

Cinderella

Panto fun.

Tue 19 Dec

£22.50–£44 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 20 Dec

£22.50–£44 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 21 Dec

£22.50–£44 / 0844 338 5000

…and 32 more dates until 28 Jan 2018

Cinderella

Qdos Entertainment presents the feel-good family pantomime, starring Beverley Knight, Danny Mac, Matt Slack, Suzanne Shaw, Ceri Dupree, Phil Randall and The Grumbleweeds.

Tue 19 Dec

£15.50–£50 / 0844 338 5000

  • 14:30
  • 19:15

Wed 20 Dec

£15.50–£50 / 0844 338 5000

  • 14:30
  • 19:15

Thu 21 Dec

£15.50–£50 / 0844 338 5000

  • 14:30
  • 19:15
…and 32 more dates until 28 Jan 2018

Dara O'Briain – Voice of Reason

The television regular – best known as the host of Mock The Week – brings his latest routine to the stage.

Fri 2 Mar 2018

£23 / 0844 338 5000

  • 20:00

Sat 3 Mar 2018

£23 / 0844 338 5000

  • 20:00

Jon Richardson: Old Man

Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star, who is starting to feel his age.

Sat 10 Mar 2018

£20.50 / 0844 338 5000

Kevin Bridges: A Whole Different Story

The biggest name in Scottish stand-up continues his reign with another show packed with astute observations and deathly funny gags.

Fri 21 Sep 2018

£30 / 0844 338 5000

Sat 22 Sep 2018

£30 / 0844 338 5000

Kevin Bridges: Brand New

The biggest name in Scottish stand-up continues his reign with another show packed with astute observations and deathly funny gags.

Fri 21 Sep 2018

Times to be confirmed / £34.80 / 0844 338 5000

Sat 22 Sep 2018

Times to be confirmed / £34.80 / 0844 338 5000

Matilda: The Musical

  • Directed by: Matthew Warchus
  • Written by: Tim Minchin (adaptation, music & lyrics), Roald Dahl (book), Dennis Kelly (adaptation)

The Royal Shakespeare Company presents Dennis Kelly and Tim Minchin's multi-award-winning musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's much loved tale about an extremely clever girl, who uses her extraordinary powers to free her classmates from the tyranny of sadistic headmistress, Miss Trunchbull. Directed by Matthew Warchus.

Tue 3 Jul 2018

£45–£65 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 4 Jul 2018

£45–£65 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 5 Jul 2018

£45–£65 / 0844 338 5000

…and 56 more dates until 8 Sep 2018

Matthew Bourne's Cinderella

  • Written by: Prokofiev (music), Matthew Bourne

Choreographer Matthew Bourne brings to life the story of Cinderella.

Tue 6 Feb 2018

£25–£47.50 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 7 Feb 2018

£25–£47.50 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 8 Feb 2018

£25–£47.50 / 0844 338 5000

…and 2 more dates until 10 Feb 2018

An Officer and a Gentleman

A musical based on the 1982 movie about a US naval officer candidate and the girl he falls for.

Mon 14 May 2018

£29–£46 / 0844 338 5000

Tue 15 May 2018

£29–£46 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 16 May 2018

£29–£46 / 0844 338 5000

…and 3 more dates until 19 May 2018

An Officer and a Gentleman: The Musical

Musical based on the Oscar-winning film starring Richard Gere. With direction by Nikolai Foster, choreography by Kate Prince and musical supervision by Tony Award-winning Sarah Travis.

Tue 15 May 2018

£23–£102.50 / 0844 338 5000

  • 19:30

Wed 16 May 2018

£23–£102.50 / 0844 338 5000

  • 19:30

Thu 17 May 2018

£23–£102.50 / 0844 338 5000

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 19 May 2018

The Play That Goes Wrong

  • Directed by: Mark Bell
  • Written by: Jonathan Sayer, Henry Lewis, Henry Shields

Award winning company Theatre Mischief presents a play-within-a-play about an amateur dramatic society putting on a murder mystery production.

Tue 27 Mar 2018

£22–£35 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 28 Mar 2018

£22–£35 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 29 Mar 2018

£22–£35 / 0844 338 5000

…and 2 more dates until 31 Mar 2018

Romeo and Juliet

Birmingham Royal Ballet present the classic ballet.

Tue 26 Jun 2018

£20–£55 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 27 Jun 2018

£20–£55 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 28 Jun 2018

£20–£55 / 0844 338 5000

…and 2 more dates until 30 Jun 2018

Sean Lock: Keep it Light

The team captain of Channel 4's 8 Out of 10 Cats presents his latest live show.

Tue 27 Feb 2018

£25 / 0844 338 5000

Sleeping Beauty

Birmingham Royal Ballet bring to life the classic fairy tale.

Tue 13 Feb 2018

£20–£55 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 14 Feb 2018

£20–£55 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 15 Feb 2018

£20–£55 / 0844 338 5000

…and 7 more dates until 24 Feb 2018

The Sleeping Beauty - Birmingham Royal Ballet (Sold On A First Come (& Paid), First Served)

Saturday 17th February 2018 matinee performance 2.30 pm followed by an optional post –show meal in one of Birmingham’s Chinese Quarter Restaurants. Tickets for the ballet £56 per person. Meal arrangements to be advised once final numbers are known. ***Please make your own transport arrangements.*** Any further…

Sat 17 Feb 2018

Free / 0844 338 5000

The Snow Dragon

A seasonal show from Tall Stories, the company that brought you The Gruffalo and Room on the Broom. Ages 3+.

Thu 21 Dec

Patrick Centre

£12.50 (£7.50–£9.50) / 0844 338 5000

  • 14:00

Fri 22 Dec

Patrick Centre

£12.50 (£7.50–£9.50) / 0844 338 5000

  • 14:00

Sat 23 Dec

Patrick Centre

£12.50 (£7.50–£9.50) / 0844 338 5000

  • 11:00
  • 14:00
…and 12 more dates until 7 Jan 2018

Titanic

  • Directed by: Cressida Carre
  • Written by: Peter Stone

Musical based on actual testimonies from the ill-fated liner's maiden voyage.

Mon 4 Jun 2018

£27–£42 / 0844 338 5000

Tue 5 Jun 2018

£27–£42 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 6 Jun 2018

£27–£42 / 0844 338 5000

…and 3 more dates until 9 Jun 2018

Titanic: The Musical

Maury Yeston's award-winning musical based on the RMS Titanic and the disaster that struck on her first and only journey, using accounts of real people of all social classes travelling to America, unaware of the fate that awaits them, to bring the story to life.

Mon 4 Jun 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 0844 338 5000

Tue 5 Jun 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 0844 338 5000

Wed 6 Jun 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 0844 338 5000

…and 3 more dates until 9 Jun 2018

War Horse

  • Directed by: Toby Sedgwick
  • Written by: Michael Morpurgo (book)

The National Theatre's staging of Michael Morpurgo's novel about a farm horse called Joey caught up in the horrors of WWI.

Wed 10 Oct 2018

£45–£63.50 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 11 Oct 2018

£45–£63.50 / 0844 338 5000

Fri 12 Oct 2018

£45–£63.50 / 0844 338 5000

…and 19 more dates until 3 Nov 2018

Welsh National Opera: I Puritani WNO

Welsh National Opera perform Bellini's English Civil War drama – one of his most loved and most difficult pieces.

Tue 6 Mar 2018

£28–£51 / 0844 338 5000

Wed 7 Mar 2018

£28–£51 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 8 Mar 2018

£28–£51 / 0844 338 5000

What the Moon Saw

Alone in the world and scared of the dark, young Jack opens his bedroom curtains to find a familiar friendly face, The Moon, who teaches him to be brave and adventurous. A production, inspired by Hans Christian Anderson, by the Hereford-based dance company.

Fri 1 Dec

Patrick Centre

£12 (£8; £30 four people) / 0844 338 5000

  • 10:30
  • 13:30

Sat 2 Dec

Patrick Centre

£12 (£8; £30 four people) / 0844 338 5000

  • 11:30
  • 15:00

Wicked

  • Directed by: Joe Mantello
  • Written by: Stephen Schwartz (music & lyrics), Winnie Holzman

Smash-hit musical that acts as a prequel to The Wizard of Oz, with L Frank Baum's characters brilliantly re-imagined as two young girls who grow up to fulfil their destinies as Glenda the Good and the Wicked Witch of the West.

Wed 4 Apr 2018

£42–£67.50 / 0844 338 5000

Thu 5 Apr 2018

£42–£67.50 / 0844 338 5000

Fri 6 Apr 2018

£42–£67.50 / 0844 338 5000

…and 20 more dates until 29 Apr 2018

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