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...
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...
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Between The Two

Between The Two is a piece about ‘identity, memory and love’. It follows the story of a young woman as she leaves India for the first time to go t...
The Young REP - To Sir With Love_c Graeme Braidwood
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To Sir, With Love

To Sir, With Love follows Ricardo Braithwaite – a skilled engineer who came to Britain prior to the outbreak of World War II as a member of the RAF....
One Love - The Bob Marley Musical © Helen Maybank
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One Love: The Bob Marley Musical

One Love is billed as ‘The Bob Marley Musical’, and that it certainly was. The musical followed the reggae stars rise from emerging artist to glob...
Amédée Birmingham Rep. Photo Ellie Kurttz
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I'm sure we've all wondered what skeletons the neighbours might have in their closet, but what about dead bodies that have grown to over fifteen feet?...
All The Little Lights Birmingham Rep
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All the Little Lights

In 2014, playwright Jane Upton read about an 18 year old girl who was grooming other girls to be a part of a sex ring run by older men. It was this ev...
Love, National Theatre. Photo by Sarah Lee
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Alexander Zeldin’s latest devised play is simply about existence in temporary housing at Christmas time for four different groups. Except, it isn’...