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Birmingham Royal Ballet

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A Child's guide to ballet

Amazing! Our Grandaughter was captivated. The narrator took us on a journey through a performance... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2018
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Polarity and Proximity - Magnificent! (B'ham Hippodrome - ends 23rd Sep)

What a captivating evening of modern ballet! My companion and I found ourselves really caught up... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2018
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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The UK's leading touring classical ballet company - head to the website for tour dates and venues.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Thorp Street, Birmingham B5 4AU, England
+44 844 338 5000
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Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Amazing! Our Grandaughter was captivated. The narrator took us on a journey through a performance. The Chickens were very funny & the children loved them ( especially when one was late for class). The soloists were seen at class & preparing for a performance. When...More

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Reviewed June 22, 2018

What a captivating evening of modern ballet! My companion and I found ourselves really caught up in this incomparable display of performance art. Anyone interested in dance of whatever form should go along and enjoy BRB's magnificent interpretation and execution of the three ballets on...More

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Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

What a truly mesmerising and memorable performance at Sadlers Wells this evening. Huge congratulations to the dancers, choreographers, composers, costume designers and musicians. Thank you for a sumptuous evening of pure talent 🏆

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Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

Such a disappointing ballet. The lead ballerina could hardly keep her steps. Whilst I feel sorry for her falling over and missing her steps, I paid a lot of money to see a top company perform and it was not up to scratch. Went on...More

Thank PlayJays
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

I have been to several Ballets now and thoroughly enjoyed them all but this version of Sleeping Beauty was breathtaking. The scenery was beautiful, costumes were stunning, music wonderful and the dancers were Amazing. A must see for all Ballet enthusiasts.

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Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

Our 3 year old Grandaughter was captivated. The dancing & the orchestra were excellent (they always are!). The Narrator was brilliant. Adults & children alike joined in the booing, mimes & cheering. The auditorium was full & quite noisy before the performance. From the moment...More

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Reviewed December 11, 2017

This was probably my 6th or 7th visit to the Hippodrome to watch The Nutcracker and i don't think that i will ever tire of it - it really does mean Xmas has started. Excellent performance as always - beautiful dancing, glorious music, amazing costumes...More

Thank davidandmel
Reviewed December 7, 2017

Fabulous night out watching The Nutcracker. A brilliant performance in an impressive and comfortable theatre. This ballet is one of the BRB’s classics and is always an enjoyable pre-Christmas evening out. The only surprising thing was the behaviour of the audience; leaving glasses and food...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

Earlier this year I watched a Film called The Red Shoes with Moira Shearer staring in this film. I thoroughly enjoyed it, which was a complete surprise to me as that’s the first time I’ve watched anything to do with Ballet. also saved the film...More

Thank PaulnKaz
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

A fantastic evening at the ballet. Fairytale sets, a wonderful orchestra and amazing dancing made a great night. Even if you've never been to the ballet - use this as your first experience. Mesmerising performances of grace and stamina with some lovely comic touches. A...More

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