The Marriage of Figaro, Coventry Belgrade: The simplicity
of this semi-staged version with a new, brilliant libretto and
orchestration of just three accompanying musicians (piano, viola
and clarinet) is wonderfully funny, brilliantly directed by
Sarah Tipple and gorgeously sung in English.
A CHANCE to help the Arras without it costing a penny
Actor Samuel West make a heartfelt plea to save funding for
Jack and The Beanstalk is
ne of the best panto we ave seen for many a year - Oh Yes it
is!!!!! and is on at Birmingham Hippodrome until February 1.
News and features
Birmingham Royal Ballet arrived in Birmingham
their new facilities were state of the art – among the best in
the ballet business with rehearsal studios, offices, space and a
huge theatre, the Hippodrome, next door.
Twenty five years on and the world had
not only caught up but forged ahead, state of the art had become
merely an echo of the 90s.
Coventry Belgrade enjoyed last year's tour of
Peter James' The Perfect Murder which gave us a
psychological thriller and murder mystery complete with laughs.
Now the same team bring another James' novel to the stage with
he chilling Dead Simple which opens at this month
Welsh National Opera
need hundreds of costumes a year on the grand scale and Diane
Parkes has been to see how they do it More
The Ring is
closing in on Birmingham for a Wagner operatic milestone
Birmingham Royal Ballet:
Who is in, who is out and who is moving up in
the world at BRB More
Birmingham Royal Ballet's
Ruth Brilltalks about choreographing George
Gershwin's iconic Rhapsody in Blue for
BRB's Evening of Music and Dance at Symphony Hall