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Symphony Hall

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Great venue

A really good venue. Drinks etc not too pricey. Seats are actually quite comfortable & views are... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
darrenhepworth
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Kegworth, United Kingdom
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A World-Class Music Venue

I've visited the Symphony Hall on multiple occasions over the years, but the most recent time was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brian_Gilmour
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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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Birmingham's world-famous acoustically refined 2262 capacity concert hall presents a diverse programme of jazz, world, folk, rock, pop and classical music concerts, organ recitals, spoken word, dance, family, educational and community performances...more
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Broad Street, Birmingham B1 2EA, England
Ladywood
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A really good venue. Drinks etc not too pricey. Seats are actually quite comfortable & views are good too. Great acoustics as well. Would definitely go to another show here

Thank darrenhepworth
Reviewed 3 days ago

I've visited the Symphony Hall on multiple occasions over the years, but the most recent time was special. I can't believe more top artists don't play here. The surroundings are lush, the acoustics first rate and the seats comfortable with good sightlines either Stage Right...More

Thank Brian_Gilmour
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first visit. Great music, and staff. Impressive theatre, I’ll be back, on the 22nd hopefully. I appreciated being in an audience that appreciates music.

Thank NigelRoss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing evening. I had been told by others who have seen live viewings that I would watch the film and forget the band. Well you don't forget the Grimethorpe Colliery band are there! The soundtrack is beautiful and the band played with such heart....More

Thank AnnieWilliams24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit to Symphony Hall . Impressed with the venue and absolutely loved watching the iconic ‘Brassed Off’ with the Grimethorpe Colliery Band actually playing the soundtrack live , perfectly . It was a privilege to be there . Added bonus was the Q&A session...More

Thank Jo H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We watched Clare Bowen in concert. The staff where all very friendly and helpful. The seating area is very comfortable. There is a bar on each level so no big queues for refreshments.

Thank jojo64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best music venue in Birmingham. The Arena and NEC are both steel sheds in comparison with this designed hall. Brilliant sound quality.

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was here last night for a Texas gig featuring, Imelda May and Ward Thomas. The hall is so open. It has really comfortable seating and I usually don't say that about a venue! A huge thank you to the staff at symphony hall, most...More

Thank Arctos101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here now a few times for Classical style concerts. On Broad Street near Brindley Place. Lots of roadworks in the area plan your journey if driving. Lots of bars nearby. It's sort of shaped like a Colloseum. I think the best seats are...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a magical evening of classical music in a stunning venue. Plenty of bars and restaurants offering pre and post concert entertainment

Thank Frank B
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Paul D
September 2, 2018|
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Response from shotgun433 | Reviewed this property |
been loads of time never found a problem with view
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Gov89
August 5, 2018|
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Response from Ginny M | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I don’t think there would be a bad seat. The way the seats are positioned you can see the stage. We were opposite the stage and could see everything. I hope this helps - enjoy
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lewis h
June 9, 2018|
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