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Nativity! The Musical

From the creators of Nativity, the hit Christmas film starring Martin Freeman, comes their musical adaptation. I come from the unique position of havi...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Man to Man

Man to Man is a one woman show which tells the life story of Ella Gericke – a woman who lived with her husband until his death. Based on a gripping ...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Duet For One

Duet For One explores the relationship between therapists and their patients, between musicians and music and between mental and physical health. Rath...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Der Rosenkavalier

Rosenkavalier is a wonderful opera. It has some of the most superb music ever written for women’s voices and it has a central theme that strikes cho...
Stadium by Mohamed El Khatib_1_c Graeme Braidwood
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Following last June’s Brexit vote, political theatre has taken a trajectory towards telling the stories of ‘real people’. In the National Theatr...
Joan The Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Birmingham
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When I first entered the Rep’s studio theatre for a performance of Milk Theatre’s ‘Joan’ I was struck by how differently the space was configu...
TANK Birmingham Repertory
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Breach Theatre’s Tank continues its tour of the UK, stopping in Birmingham. It blends a unique style of narration with a combination of multimedia t...
The Who’s Tommy
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The Who’s Tommy

Tommy is the jukebox musical from The Who’s concept album of the same name. It started its life in 1993 on Broadway, and has developed a number of t...
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Am I Dead Yet?

Am I Dead Yet begins suddenly, with a catastrophically loud guitar riff jumping the audience into silence. Before we’ve quite recovered, Chris Thorp...