The Crescent is one of Birmingham’s oldest theatre companies, now operating from its third home – a purpose built theatre in the fantastic Bridleyplace development of the city. Predominantly a membership theatre which has in excess of 250 actors, technicians, set designers, etc. it stages upwards of fifteen productions a year. The venue has a 300+ seat main house, a 100+ seat studio theatre, rehearsal & function rooms and a spacious bar – which can also be used for performances as it has a small stage. The theatre also has an extensive costume hire department.
It stages about 15 in-house productions a year – including its own youth theatre, and hosts numerous visiting companies, small and large, offering a wide variety of productions.
The Crescent is a founder member of The Little Theatre Guild of Great Britain.
An excellent multifaceted venue.
For 2020 The Crescent is opening a new 40 seat studio space which will be available for Birmingham Fest. Please note that this and the bar will be the only spaces available.
Details for the room can be viewed here: Roma’s Room info