The 3 Little Pigs, Birmingham
Town hall: Musical theatre veterans
George Stiles and Anthony Drewe have come up with another winner
in The 3 Little Pigs with West End values in a musical for kids.Read on.
Mrs Warren's Profesion,
Malvern Theatres: Sue Holderness, famous
for her role as Marlene in Only Fools & Horses, is an apt choice
to play the lead role in this fine production.
Inala - a Zulu ballet, The New
Alexandra Theatre: If one word was to sum
up Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s music, it would be joyous.
The Importance of Being
Ernest, The Grange Players, Walsall:
Oscar Wilde’s best-loved comedy, despite being 120 years old, is
still as witty and fresh as when it first appeared on
Valentine’s Day in 1895.
Girls Like That, Stage2:
Ever been bullied at school? Sneered at?
Ostracised? Cruelly mocked? Falsely accused? Made to feel like a
Carmen, Nevill Holt Opera:
Nevill Holt Opera, charming and
distinctive, is one of the outstanding new companies to hit the
summer opera scene of late.
Old Time Music Hall, Hall
Green Little Theatre: The romantic notion
is that the Music Hall died in 1963 on the afternoon they buried
Max Miller and it is true that by the 1960s it was in its death
Sylvia, Birmingham Royal
Ballet: David Bintley has created a
delightfully whimsical ballet to Léo Delibes sumptuous score
which gives us everything from a dapper white linen suited Eros
to a Tarzan figure who seems to hunt and gather mainly women.Read on.
A CHANCE to help the Arras without it costing a penny
Actor Samuel West make a heartfelt plea to save funding for
arguably the most brilliant ballerina of her generation’ is to dance her
last ever performances in Britain at Birmingham Hippodrome in September
News and features
artistic director Roxana Silbert talks about being the creative
director of a festival for the first time
Birmingham Weekender has given its first hint of what is to be launched on
the streets of Birmingham in what has been dubbed Super
Statement from Tunisian acting group appearing at tonight's BE
Birmingham Hippodrome has announced an extra week for The Bodyguard and new
shows for 2016, Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty and Chitty
Chitty Bang BangMore
Birmingham Royal Balletannounces its new chief executive Read on.More
Birmingham Royal Ballet:
Birmingham Hippodrome is the setting for BRB's world
premiere of David Bintley's The King Dances
Birmingham Royal Ballet:
Doug Nicholson is a man with a mission - to sell
BRB around the world.