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Solihull Theatre Company are proud to present the Solihull premiere of Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida, the pop musical version of the classic Verdi opera. Spanning across the ages, it tells an epic tale of love, loyalty, and betrayal, chronicling the love triangle between Aida, a Nubian princess stolen from her country…
All Folk'd Up
Irish folk and Celtic rock music.
Always - Irving Berlin with Robert Haberman
The songs and life story of American composer, Irving Berlin. Award winning singer Robert Habermann returns to Solihull to sing the songs and tells the story of the man who was labeled " America's Music!" - Born in Russia in 1888, Berlin escaped to America at the age of four, becoming a singing waiter at 14, writing his…
And Finally … Phil Collins
The band pay tribute to the ex-Genesis man.
Baby I Need Your Lovin' Presents The Legends of Motown
Baby I Need Your Lovin' presents The Legends of Motown is a live (narrated in parts) story of some of the greatest names (past and present) of the Motown label between the late 50's to the 70's and a short period beyond. Within the show there are multiple costume changes choreography and incorporates 50 Motown and soul…
Fri 23 Jun
£16 / 0121 704 6962
Back To The 60's
Its fab … its groovy … its back to the 60s with over 2 hours of great music featuring all the hits and more from two of the most popular bands from this great era - The Fourmost & The Dreamers. The Fourmost had their roots firmly embedded within the Mersey Beat Boom and were part of the Brian Epstein stable along with…
Ballet Theatre UK: Alice In Wonderland
The Midlands-based company - which is on a mission to make classical ballet accessible and relevant - presents a captivating piece based on Lewis Carroll's children's books Alice's Adventures In Wonderland and Through The Looking Glass. Expect a host of familiar characters including the Mad Hatter and the Queen Of Hearts.
The Barron Knights
The long-running four-piece play comedy pop songs.
Theatrical premiere of David Walliams' book Billionaire Boy, adapted for the outdoor stage. Take a rug or low-backed chair. Picnics welcome, hot drinks and ice cream available.
Bringing on Back the 1960s
The New Amen Corner perform hits from the 60s.
Bringing On Back The 60s
The hottest ticket in town has just arrived at The Core Theatre! Bringing On Back The 60s, starring The New Amen Corner with very special guest - 60s icon Mike Pender, the orginal voice of The Searchs, who's hits include 'Needles and Pins', 'When You Walk In The Room', 'Sweets For My Sweet' and 'Sugar and Spice'. Also…
Chris & Pui Roadshow
CBeebies favourites Chris Jarvis and Pui Fan Lee present a show packed with songs, games and fun for the smallest members of the family.
Don't Dribble on the Dragon
An adventure about friendship featuring a magical dragon.
Dotty The Dragon
Dotty is a baby Fire Dragon. She lives in a dusty old castle with her grumpy dad, Mr Dragon. She loves to watch the children playing in the village below, and wishes she could play with them, too! One day Dotty has a brilliant idea - she will fly down to the village and say hello! After all, everybody loves surprises…
The Floyd Effect
The Floyd Effect have been described as "awe-inspiring" and "mind-blowing", and their concerts around the UK have been proving just what they can do. A group of Pink Floyd enthusiasts with a host of talents, the Floyd Effect work full-time but still dedicate their own time to rehearsing and performing in their tribute…
The Garth Brooks Story
Trevor Smith & his Friends In Low Places band pay tribute to the country music legend Garth Brooks.
How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying
Big business means big laughs in this delightfully show about life on the corporate ladder. A tune-filled comic gem that took Broadway by storm, winning both the Tony Award for Best Musical and a Pulitzer Prize, How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying boasts an exhilarating score, including "I Believe in You,…
Jongleurs On The Road
Jongleurs is the byword for live stand up comedy. These shows will feature a host and three live stand up comedians. From time to time acts are changed to suit TV filming etc - so please check website for up to date info. Suitable age 16+ 16 March Lineup: MC Karen Bayley - Brummie comedian & writer, Karen Bayley is…
Keith Slater's Sinatra Celebration
'Sinatra Celebration' is a show packed full of classic hit songs starting in the pre-war America of the 1930's through to his final hit in 1994. Modern day computer graphics and projection bring to life the story of one of the worlds favourite artistes, using fil footage and photos from the archives. Keith Slater has been…
The Legends of American Country
Country music tribute show featuring songs by Garth Brooks, Randy Travis, Dolly Parton, Tammy Wynette, Merle Haggard, Alan Jackson, Buck Owens and Johnny Cash.
Original members Paul Jones, Mike d'Abo, Tom McGuinness and Mike Hugg, along with Rob Townsend, Marcus Cliffe and Simon Currie, recreate the hits.
Lionel Bart's musical adaptation of the Dickens classic.
Opera and classical favourites.
Pasha: Let's Dance The Night Away
The Strictly Come Dancing star and his fantastic dancers are back again touring the UK with their completely brand new show. Expect favourite dances, stunning costumes, great music, chat and fun for all the family.
The Midlands-based six-piece has been in existence since the 1970s, performing in a style that owes something to folk, and rather more to prog rock bombast. The sudden death of bassist Ben Brain in 2012 might have been the end of them but thankfully his widow Joy was determined to keep going - they bring the wisdom of…
Sally Barker & Brooks Williams
A collaboration between the guitarists and singer-songwriters as they perform country style blues.
Shunted Again! Steve Gribbin's Real Story Of The Railways: Work In Progress
Veteran train traveller and highly experienced stand-up comedian Steve Gribbin rails against the current state of Britain's Railway system. Using his very worst journeys as examples, Steve takes us on a (de)tour of cancellations, delays and overcrowding that's enough to drive you to drive. It's the antidote to Michael…
Fri 9 Jun
£10 / 0121 704 6962
The Simon & Garfunkel Story
With a backdrop of projected photos and original film footage a full live band perform Simon & Garfunkel hits including 'Mrs Robinson', 'Cecilia', 'Homeward Bound' and many more.
Spectacular Science Show
You think Science is boring, think again; this is science like you have never seen before. Designed for children of six years and up, the brand new Spectacular Science Show explores the strange and magical properties of matter with exploding elephant's toothpaste, vortex-generating dustbins, dancing paste, vanishing…
Steve Hewlett - 30 Years Talkin' to Myself!
Steve Hewlett & his hilarious Friends are Back on Tour in '30 Years of Talkin to Myself.' From The QE2 to the Royal Albert Hall, Britain's Got Talent to his cameo on Strictly Come Dancing Steve is a favourite worldwide on shipsand in theatres including his latest Tour with The Osmond's in America & the UK. Come…
Longstanding, respected T-Rex tribute act. Glam rockers brace yourselves.
Talon: The Best of the Eagles
Eagles tribute band Talon once again perform their popular tribute to the beardy country rockers.
The Taming Of The Shrew - By Heartbreak Productions
Everyone wants to marry Bianca, but Bianca isn't free to marry until her shrewish sister, Kate finds a husband. Through a series of introductions, the challenge of taming Kate falls to Petruchio and a battle of wills ensues… Join Heartbreak Productions this July with their own spin on this Shakespeare comedy, in…
Tue 18 Jul
£11 (£10; Children £6) / 0121 704 6962
The Upbeat Beatles
'The closest you'll get to the real thing' with this high-energy tribute act.