The Crescent Theatre

The Crescent Theatre
20 Sheepcote Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B16 8AE

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Alive and Brel

The finest songs from the iconic master of the modern chanson, Jacques Brel, come to life when this trio of singers perform their cabaret revue, 'Alive and Brel'. Brel's songs, famed for their emotional power and ironic wit, have been recorded by international stars ranging from Frank Sinatra to David Bowie. After…

Sat 21 Jan 2017

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£10 (£9) / 0121 643 5858

Blithe Spirit

By Noël Coward Directed by Chris Monks Charles Condomine, a successful novelist, invites the eccentric medium Madame Arcati to his house to hold a séance in order to learn more about the occult for his next novel. Little does he know the havoc that this will unleash as she inadvertently summons the ghost of his dead…

Fri 9 Dec

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£7.50 (£2.50) / 0121 643 5858

Sat 10 Dec

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£7.50 (£2.50) / 0121 643 5858

Blue Stockings

The story of the struggles of a small group of women at Girton College in Cambridge, the first college in Britain to admit women.

Wed 15 Mar 2017

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£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

Thu 16 Mar 2017

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£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

Fri 17 Mar 2017

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£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

Sat 18 Mar 2017

A Christmas Carol

Alan K Marshall directs a sparkling adaptation of Charles Dickens' Christmas classic, following greedy, selfish and cold-hearted miser Ebenezer Scrooge, whose attitudes towards his staff and the festive season are challenged by the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future.

Thu 8 Dec

£14.30 (£13.30; Children £13.30) / 0121 643 5858

Fri 9 Dec

£14.30 (£13.30; Children £13.30) / 0121 643 5858

Sat 10 Dec

£14.30 (£13.30; Children £13.30) / 0121 643 5858

…and 6 more dates until 17 Dec

A Christmas Wassail

It's a performance with so much Christmas spirit, it will last you all year long! With mulled wine and mince pies. A festive feast of music, comedy and spoken word - all brought together to warm your spirits with the magic of Christmas. Join us for mince pies and mulled wine and be sure to get a ticket while you…

Sun 18 Dec

Mon 19 Dec

Tue 20 Dec

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Committed to the Blues Brothers

Committed to the Blues Brothers Band takes the greatest songs from two cult films, The Commitments and The Blues Brothers, and puts them together to create two fantastic tribute shows in one memorable evening of foot tapping, sing along entertainment. The band is fronted by Richard Alcock and Ritchie Hicks who have been…

Sat 11 Nov 2017

£15 (£12; Children £12) / 0121 643 5858

The Company Of Players

The Company Of Players perform a body of original material based on the works of William Shakespeare, to commemorate the 400th anniversary of his death. They are all folk/acoustic musicians: "Said The Maiden", Sam Kelly, Kelly Oliver, Lukas Drinkwater, Chris Cleverly, Kim Lowings, Minnie Birch and Daria Kulesh.

Mon 24 Apr 2017

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£10 (Children £8) / 0121 643 5858

Crescent Unplugged - Spring

Unplugged features performances by talented members of the Crescent Theatre Company along side guest performances from some of the best musicians, singers, and acts in the Midlands, all keen to showcase their talents to an appreciative audience. A cornucopia of acoustic instruments is always in evidence including guitars…

Crescent Unplugged - Summer

Unplugged features performances by talented members of the Crescent Theatre Company along side guest performances from some of the best musicians, singers, and acts in the Midlands, all keen to showcase their talents to an appreciative audience. A cornucopia of acoustic instruments is always in evidence including guitars…

Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde

When Jekyll discovers a drug that can transform him, he becomes able to unleash the dark side of his nature onto the streets of Victorian London. But he soon discovers the price of his double life. This production explores the struggle between good and evil, the conscious and unconscious, family relationships, Victorian…

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Ella - Celebrating 100 Years

As one of the greatest icons of Jazz, vocalist Ella Fitzgerald had a unique sound that embodies the sound of Jazz music. Her influence on jazz singing and her journey to become one of the most important jazz female singers is one of dedication to her craft and the art of music. Jazz vocalist Annette Gregory and her band…

Folkin' Great '17

Two stages featuring top folk, roots and acoustic performers. Quality food, craft stalls, Morris dancers and much more. HEADLINE: STEVE KNIGHTLEY

Sun 23 Apr 2017

Frankenstein

Nick Dear’s 2011 adaptation of Mary Shelly’s classic novel is a thrilling, deeply disturbing gothic tale. Cast out into a hostile world, meeting cruelty wherever he goes, Frankenstein’s creature – childlike in innocence, grotesque in form – learns the ways of humans: how to ruin, how to hate, how to debase and finally…

Sat 28 Jan 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

Tue 31 Jan 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

Thu 2 Feb 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

…and 5 more dates until 11 Feb 2017

Hancock's Half Hour One Man, Many Voices

To celebrate over 60 years of Hancock’s Half Hour, written by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson, James Hurn – a talented actor and impressionist – will be performing three classic episodes of Hancock’s half hour, voicing the entire cast. These are Sunday afternoon at home The 13th of the series The missing page…

Fri 3 Mar 2017

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£13 (£11; Children £9–£10) / 0121 643 5858

Into The Woods

Schools & Groups Ticket Offer: Tuesday - Thursday £5 | Friday & Saturday £8 To book School/Group tickets please telephone the Box Office on 0121 643 5858, between 10am - 7pm, Monday - Saturday.

Sat 27 May 2017

£7.50–£14.30 (£13.30; Children £13.30) / 0121 643 5858

Sun 28 May 2017

£7.50–£14.30 (£13.30; Children £13.30) / 0121 643 5858

Tue 30 May 2017

£7.50–£14.30 (£13.30; Children £13.30) / 0121 643 5858

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Just Like That!

By arrangement with The Tommy Cooper Estate and Vicky Cooper Hambledon Productions Proudly Present JUST LIKE THAT! THE TOMMY COOPER SHOW A laugh-a-minute extravaganza that comedy fans of all ages simply can’t miss – just like that! Written by and Starring John Hewer “I SLEPT LIKE A LOG LAST NIGHT. I WOKE UP ON…

Sat 13 May 2017

£15 (£14; Children £14) / 0121 643 5858

The Laramie Project

Play based on interviews, based on the 1998 hate crime murder of gay Wyoming student Matthew Shepard.

Sat 6 May 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

Sun 7 May 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

Tue 9 May 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

…and 10 more dates until 20 May 2017

The Lion, The Witch & the Wardrobe

Come and see the ALL CHILDREN CAST from our Birmingham community,as they battle for 'Right' against 'Wrong' in the Winter World of Narnia. A perfect Christmas treat for all the family.

Tue 20 Dec

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£11 (£7; Children £7) / 0121 643 5858

Fri 23 Dec

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£11 (£7; Children £7) / 0121 643 5858

Magic And The Muse

An extraordinary night of contemporary music combining live instruments, sampling and soaring vocals with the wonder of the magic lantern; images created over a century ago that still continue to dazzle audiences with their power and vivacity.

Fri 28 Apr 2017

Mary Shelley

Edmundson’s compelling drama deals with an episode in the early life of Mary Shelley. Exploring her meeting and elopement, aged 16, with the poet Percy Bysshe Shelley and the consequences for her dysfunctional family – particularly her father, radical philosopher William Goodwin. The play examines key issues of early 19th…

Sun 29 Jan 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

Wed 1 Feb 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

Fri 3 Feb 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

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Not About Heroes

The horrors and futility of war are brilliantly captured in the intensely moving Not About Heroes. Using their actual letters, diaries and poems, Stephen MacDonald examines the brief but poignant relationship between the Great War poets Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen – from their first meeting in July 1917 at…

Sat 1 Apr 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

Sun 2 Apr 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

Tue 4 Apr 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

…and 4 more dates until 8 Apr 2017

Le Nozze Di Figaro

TICKETS £16.00 | CONCESSIONS £13.00 Check Out The Website

Thu 9 Mar 2017

£15 (£12; Children £12) / 0121 643 5858

Fri 10 Mar 2017

£15 (£12; Children £12) / 0121 643 5858

Oliver! The Musical

Bringing vividly to life Dicken's timeless characters with it's ever-popular story of the boy who asked for more, Lionel Bart's sensational score includes: Food Glorious Food, Consider Yourself, You've Got To Pick-A-Pocket Or Two, I'd Do Anything, Oom Pah Pah, As Long As He Needs Me and many more.

Sat 27 May 2017

£7.50–£14.30 (£13.30; Children £13.30) / 0121 643 5858

Sun 28 May 2017

£7.50–£14.30 (£13.30; Children £13.30) / 0121 643 5858

Mon 29 May 2017

£7.50–£14.30 (£13.30; Children £13.30) / 0121 643 5858

…and 4 more dates until 3 Jun 2017

The Pajama Game

The show collected its most recent Tony award for 'Best Revival' more than half a decade after the three it won for its original run, including 'Best Musical' and the first award for Choreography by the legendary Bob Fosse. The story is supported by an energetic score by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross (Damn Yankees)…

Tue 6 Jun 2017

Wed 7 Jun 2017

Thu 8 Jun 2017

…and 2 more dates until 10 Jun 2017

Paul Carroll's Music Hall Tavern

TICKETS £24.50 | CONCESSIONS £22.50

Thu 6 Apr 2017

£23 (£21; Children £21) / 0121 643 5858

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Punk Rock

By Simon Stephens Directed by Chris Garner A group of teens hang out in the sixth form library, discussing skittles, music and worrying about which University to go to. As they chat, tease and provoke each other, a recognisable stew of rivalries, desires and confusions appear which flare into aggression. A raw…

Wed 14 Dec

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£7.50 (£2.50) / 0121 643 5858

Fri 16 Dec

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£7.50 (£2.50) / 0121 643 5858

Sat 17 Dec

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£7.50 (£2.50) / 0121 643 5858

Razzamataz Annual Showcase

We can't wait to see you all there to share in the best young talent Sutton Coldfield has to offer! It's not to late! - For your child to join the cast for this performance, call - 07505013160 or Email NOW!

Romeo and Juliet

Join Ballet Theatre UK with their passionate and innovative recreation of the world's greatest love story, Romeo and Juliet. As the nation celebrates 400 years of William Shakespeare's legacy, Ballet Theatre UK create a new production to tell the tragic tale fo star-crossed lovers with astonishing grace and herat-breaking…

Thu 19 Jan 2017

£16.50 (Children £12) / 0121 643 5858

Saturday, Sunday, Monday

This brilliantly witty and entertaining adaptation by Waterhouse and Hall vividly brings to life the feuding Neapolitan Priori family. Events centre on a traditional Sunday lunch – the ragu; its preparation and the aftermath. Peppino’s suspicion of his wife’s infidelity and her own smouldering grudge against her husband…

Sat 1 Jul 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

Sun 2 Jul 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

Tue 4 Jul 2017

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£5.50–£10.50 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

…and 4 more dates until 8 Jul 2017

Suck It & See

Fizzog are back with a brand new comedy sketch show, with all new material from our favourite characters… Mags and Barb, Wayne Kerr, The Kids, Mr & Mrs Cadabra and of course, the world famous Dancing Grannies. Forget the doom and gloom and join Fizzog for a night of hilarity and mayhem… lets keep the country loffin.

Thu 12 Jan 2017

Fri 13 Jan 2017

Sat 14 Jan 2017

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Teechers

John Godber's fatalistic tragicomedy about a teacher who tries to make a difference.

Wed 19 Apr 2017

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£10 / 0121 643 5858

Thu 20 Apr 2017

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£10 / 0121 643 5858

Fri 21 Apr 2017

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£10 / 0121 643 5858

Sat 22 Apr 2017

Twas The Night Before Christmas

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse, The stockings were hung by the chimney with care in hopes that St Nicholas soon would be there…

The Virgin Marias

Inspired by the true story of Delfina and Maria de Jesús González known as "Las Poquianchis", two sisters owners of a Mexican brothel, who killed prostitutes they recruited and became the world's most infamous sibling serial killers in history.

Sat 4 Mar 2017

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£11 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 0121 643 5858

A Wayne In A Manger

A show about different nativity school productions.

Wed 11 Jan 2017

Thu 12 Jan 2017

Fri 13 Jan 2017

Witness For The Prosecution

Agatha Christie’s most celebrated courtroom drama. In this 1953 classic, Leonard Vole stands trial for the murder of his wealthy, elderly benefactress. His innocence seems clear - until his wife takes the stand. Typical Christie ingenuity ensures even further twists in a plot already laden with suspense.

Sat 25 Feb 2017

£7.50–£14.30 (£13.30; Children £13.30) / 0121 643 5858

Sun 26 Feb 2017

£7.50–£14.30 (£13.30; Children £13.30) / 0121 643 5858

Tue 28 Feb 2017

£7.50–£14.30 (£13.30; Children £13.30) / 0121 643 5858

…and 4 more dates until 4 Mar 2017

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