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Birmingham Hippodrome

Hurst Street | Southside, Birmingham B5 4TB, England
+44 844 338 5000
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Went with daughter to watch sleeping beauty ballet. Excellent evening and lovely staff. We got... read more

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Cinderella by Matthew Bourne was amazing!

Even sitting near the back of the Hippodrome we still had an amazing view of the ballet which was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Birmingham Hippodrome is an independent, not-for-profit, registered charity. The unsubsidised Hurst Street based venue averages over 500,000 visits annually making it the most popular single auditorium in the UK. With no public revenue funding, it is home to Birmingham Royal Ballet and DanceXchange, presents all of Welsh National Opera's repertoire, welcomes the best in international dance, West End and Broadway musicals and is home to the world's biggest Pantomime. Birmingham Hippodrome is currently expanding its Creative Programme building on its successful work in schools and in the community, and with free outdoor performances. With partners including Arts Council England, Birmingham City Council and private funders, the Hippodrome has recently enjoyed co-producing and producing new events including Six Summer Saturdays, International Dance Festival Birmingham, The Voyage (for the London 2012 Festival) and Summer in Southside.
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Hurst Street | Southside, Birmingham B5 4TB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went with daughter to watch sleeping beauty ballet. Excellent evening and lovely staff. We got child’s price for my 16 year old which was half price so made it cheaper too. Thank you.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Even sitting near the back of the Hippodrome we still had an amazing view of the ballet which was spectacular. I had never seen one before but after that performance I would definitely go again!

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Never thought I would ever watch ballet but as our 9 year old granddaughter was part of the cast I went What a great theatre and an absolutely brilliant show from the royal ballet Everything about the theatre is professional the staff everything Would definitely...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Staff very helpful and professional. In the theatre my partner found the tight seating making her feel ill as not enough leg room for tall people. once I approached staff they happily moved us to seating that was more appropriate for tall people with long...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Loved it. Theatre nice and clean and good choice of drinks. Staff friendly. Great location. Beats the alex theatre..gewat choices. Love.thw Christmas options...nut cracker great

Thank Ruth W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another year another fantastic panto. Fantastic comedy and songs and special effects were brilliant well done to all the amazing cast and friendly helpful staff at the Birmingham hippodrome

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The ballet Sleeping Beauty was fantastic. The costumes and scenery were superb. The dancers were very very good, I would recommend it to anyone

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to watch Cinderella for a birthday celebration and it was amazing, so funny laughed the whole way through.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful : Carole King - The Musical - really wonderful show from start to finish. So glad myself and my friend went to see this musical (which was on for 4 days at Birmingham Hippodrome). The cast were wonderful, songs were most enjoyable and the...More

Thank Dawn H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I had a wonderful time yesterday evening watching Cinderella. The quality of the dancing and staging of the ballet was superb. I have given this review five stars due to the quality of the performance. Having two intervals was helpful as the...More

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Ming Moon is an all you can eat Chinese buffet about a 3 minute walk away. Very fancy inside with live piano bar music and the food is delicious with so much variety! I'm not usually a fan of buffets but would definitely... More
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It would be quicker to walk over to the train station as roadworks will hindered your taxi journey time based on the one way system in operation due to city centre regeneration ......
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Stalls will be fine. Row R in the middle.
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