Shows

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"Dream State" by Sweet Sorrow Theatre Company
24/07/2022 3:15 pm - 3:45 pm

Sleg is a businessman. Grace is bored. Both want to change the world – but not together. In a world where we can no longer dream how we want, these two decide they want to dream big!



"Behind The Headlines" by Behind The Headlines
24/07/2022 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Have I Got News For You meets Saturday Night Live in the heart of Birmingham. Join us for this topical panel show where local comedians will perform sketches based on recent news stories. From the Birmingham Mail to The New York Times, all the latest scandals and scoops will be used! 



"Dream State" by Sweet Sorrow Theatre Company
24/07/2022 7:45 pm - 8:15 pm

Sleg is a businessman. Grace is bored. Both want to change the world – but not together. In a world where we can no longer dream how we want, these two decide they want to dream big!



"Wheaton's Law" by Monkey Steps
25/07/2022 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

A new Black Country comedy that explores the lives of Rod, Grant and Jake: three generations, living together, united by family bonds, and questionable internet use. Naked videos, misjudged selfies and online dating. Wheaton’s Law is the story of family, of technology, and trying to find human connection in a virtual world. 



"Ophelia" by Nereids Theatre Company
26/07/2022 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm

In this haunting reimagining of Shakespeare’s Hamlet, we dare to dream what could have been for Ophelia. Embarking on a journey of self discovery: from a naïve girl in love with a Prince to a grief-filled woman standing on a river bank. Will the ghosts’ calls be enough to bring her back from the edge?



"Wheaton's Law" by Monkey Steps
26/07/2022 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

A new Black Country comedy that explores the lives of Rod, Grant and Jake: three generations, living together, united by family bonds, and questionable internet use. Naked videos, misjudged selfies and online dating. Wheaton’s Law is the story of family, of technology, and trying to find human connection in a virtual world. 



"Eden" by Greg Stewart
26/07/2022 9:00 pm - 10:15 pm

A new psychological thriller by Greg Stewart. A notorious self-help guru meets an unassuming recruit at a weekend retreat. When a hidden agenda is revealed, their tense stand-off gradually turns into a complex game of deception, revenge, and murder.



"Ophelia" by Nereids Theatre Company
27/07/2022 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm

In this haunting reimagining of Shakespeare’s Hamlet, we dare to dream what could have been for Ophelia. Embarking on a journey of self discovery: from a naïve girl in love with a Prince to a grief-filled woman standing on a river bank. Will the ghosts’ calls be enough to bring her back from the edge?



"Wheaton's Law" by Monkey Steps
27/07/2022 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

A new Black Country comedy that explores the lives of Rod, Grant and Jake: three generations, living together, united by family bonds, and questionable internet use. Naked videos, misjudged selfies and online dating. Wheaton’s Law is the story of family, of technology, and trying to find human connection in a virtual world. 



"Eden" by Greg Stewart
27/07/2022 9:00 pm - 10:15 pm

A new psychological thriller by Greg Stewart. A notorious self-help guru meets an unassuming recruit at a weekend retreat. When a hidden agenda is revealed, their tense stand-off gradually turns into a complex game of deception, revenge, and murder.



"The Caper Trail" by Thirsty Theatre
28/07/2022 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm

A suave jewel thief is planning one last heist before his wedding but he doesn’t count on bumping into an obsessive security guard and an escaped convict looking for revenge. This fast paced farcical caper is a piece of new writing developed especially for Birmingham Fest 2022.



"Antony & Cleopatra: Unto Death" by Inamoment
28/07/2022 9:00 pm - 9:45 pm

An adaptation of the play by William Shakespeare. The two famous lovers are now facing the end of their life. Time is precious – there is little time to tell it as they would want. Join Antony & Cleopatra in their last meeting together. Their real stories, after 400 years, can now be finally told.



"Taking Up Space" by The Empathy Club
29/07/2022 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

An intimate piece of new writing exploring themes of sexuality, queer privilege, cultural expectation, and loneliness. This story is influenced by real life experiences and is written, directed, and performed by women from the queer community



"The Lost Children" by Birmingham History Theatre
29/07/2022 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Were the Middlemore Homes right to emigrate over 6000 children from Birmingham to Canada and Australia between the years 1873 and 1954? This controversial issue is explored in this musical play. Listen to what people thought about it when it started and how it developed.



"Antony & Cleopatra: Unto Death" by Inamoment
29/07/2022 9:00 pm - 9:45 pm

An adaptation of the play by William Shakespeare. The two famous lovers are now facing the end of their life. Time is precious – there is little time to tell it as they would want. Join Antony & Cleopatra in their last meeting together. Their real stories, after 400 years, can now be finally told.



"Bessie At Midnight, Alone" by Blue Masque Theatre
29/07/2022 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Bessie is a harlot, waiting outdoors for a late client. This richly-written new play jumps around the centuries, not fixed in time or space. The award nominated Blue Masque Theatre returns to touring with another gem, packed with tense drama and fiery Northern wit.



"The Caper Trail" by Thirsty Theatre
30/07/2022 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

A suave jewel thief is planning one last heist before his wedding but he doesn’t count on bumping into an obsessive security guard and an escaped convict looking for revenge. This fast paced farcical caper is a piece of new writing developed especially for Birmingham Fest 2022.



"Village Wooing" by SHAW2020
30/07/2022 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Bernard Shaw’s charming two-hander in which the characters, simply named ‘A’ and ‘Z’, play a relentless game of cat and mouse across land and sea…”I am a woman and you are a man, with a slight difference that doesn’t matter except on special occasions. A gentle and revealing country comedy.



"Taking Up Space" by The Empathy Club
30/07/2022 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

An intimate piece of new writing exploring themes of sexuality, queer privilege, cultural expectation, and loneliness. This story is influenced by real life experiences and is written, directed, and performed by women from the queer community



"The Lost Children" by Birmingham History Theatre
30/07/2022 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Were the Middlemore Homes right to emigrate over 6000 children from Birmingham to Canada and Australia between the years 1873 and 1954? This controversial issue is explored in this musical play. Listen to what people thought about it when it started and how it developed.



"Antony & Cleopatra: Unto Death" by Inamoment
30/07/2022 9:00 pm - 9:45 pm

An adaptation of the play by William Shakespeare. The two famous lovers are now facing the end of their life. Time is precious – there is little time to tell it as they would want. Join Antony & Cleopatra in their last meeting together. Their real stories, after 400 years, can now be finally told.



"Bessie At Midnight, Alone" by Blue Masque Theatre
30/07/2022 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Bessie is a harlot, waiting outdoors for a late client. This richly-written new play jumps around the centuries, not fixed in time or space. The award nominated Blue Masque Theatre returns to touring with another gem, packed with tense drama and fiery Northern wit.



"Village Wooing" by SHAW2020
31/07/2022 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bernard Shaw’s charming two-hander in which the characters, simply named ‘A’ and ‘Z’, play a relentless game of cat and mouse across land and sea…”I am a woman and you are a man, with a slight difference that doesn’t matter except on special occasions. A gentle and revealing country comedy.



"Behind The Headlines" by Behind The Headlines
31/07/2022 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Have I Got News For You meets Saturday Night Live in the heart of Birmingham. Join us for this topical panel show where local comedians will perform sketches based on recent news stories. From the Birmingham Mail to The New York Times, all the latest scandals and scoops will be used! 



"Taking Up Space" by The Empathy Club
31/07/2022 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

An intimate piece of new writing exploring themes of sexuality, queer privilege, cultural expectation, and loneliness. This story is influenced by real life experiences and is written, directed, and performed by women from the queer community



"Village Wooing" by SHAW2020
31/07/2022 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bernard Shaw’s charming two-hander in which the characters, simply named ‘A’ and ‘Z’, play a relentless game of cat and mouse across land and sea…”I am a woman and you are a man, with a slight difference that doesn’t matter except on special occasions. A gentle and revealing country comedy.



"Bessie At Midnight, Alone" by Blue Masque Theatre
31/07/2022 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Bessie is a harlot, waiting outdoors for a late client. This richly-written new play jumps around the centuries, not fixed in time or space. The award nominated Blue Masque Theatre returns to touring with another gem, packed with tense drama and fiery Northern wit.


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