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Peter Cutchie prepares to bid a fond farewell to Wolverhampton Grand...

The Chief Executive of one of the region’s biggest entertainment venues, Peter Cutchie is a familiar face to many visitors…

The return of New Art West Midlands

Thirty of the region’s best emerging artists will be given the opportunity to showcase their work when New Art West…

West End musical set to swamp Wolverhampton

Wolverhampton’s Grand Theatre will turn decidedly green for two weeks in the autumn when one of the West End’s most…

Fundraising success for Ironbridge Gorge Museum

An innovative crowdfunding campaign by Shropshire’s Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust and the Art Fund has successfully raised…

Museum makes it to the final

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery has made it through to the regional finals of the Civic Trust Conservation Awards. Formerly…
until Sat 20 Dec

With Charlie Baker (Wed to Sat) plus comic tbc (Fri & Sat)

Hurst St, Birmingham
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until Sat 20 Dec

This theatrical Christmas party offers participants the chance to eat, drink and dance the night away inside The Studio, The Rep’s newest theatre space.For those wishing to begin their party with a sit-down dining…

Centenary Square, Broad St, Birmingham
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until Sun 21 Dec

Join Uncle Ben, his friends and some very special guests for an evening of merriment and festive celebrations.

144 Potters Lane, Birmingham
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until Wed 24 Dec

(132mins) When selfless George Bailey attempts suicide on Christmas Eve he gains the attention of a guardian angel that shows him all the people whose lives George has touched and the difference he has made to his…

47 - 49 Station St, Birmingham
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until Sat 03 Jan 2015

Continental Circus Berlin on Ice combining amazing feats of ice artistry with Jaw dropping Circus skills, Illusions & hilarious comedy are bound to make this new show a huge hit for the festive season. …

32 Watson Road,
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until Sun 01 Feb 2015

Jack and his mam are hard-up, and have no choice but to take their cow to market to raise some much-needed cash. However, Jack being Jack, he decides to trade her in (the cow, that is, not his mam!) for a handful of…

Hurst Street, Birmingham
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until Mon 22 Dec

Christmas is a time for the family, and as the CBSO brings together its family of musicians for favourite tunes and carols, humorous readings, and a chance to join in and sing along, get your festive season off to a…

Broad St, Birmingham
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On General Release From Fri 19 Dec

Twenty years after Dumber and Dumber was released (almost to the day) and went on to gross $247m worldwide, we have the sequel. Pedants will recall that there was a prequel (in 2003), but this is the first time that Jim…

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On General Release From Fri 19 Dec

After voicing Alex in Madagascar 3 and before embarking on Zoolander 2, Ben Stiller slipped in this sequel to Night at the Museum 2: Battle of the Smithsonian. This time the former security guard Larry Daley embarks on…

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until Mon 22 Dec

(108 mins) Dedicated followers of Wong Kar-wai will probably adore The Grandmaster. It is such a Wong Kar-wai film that one aches in its exalted presence. With its exquisite lighting, atmospheric interiors, tight…

Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham
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until Sat 20 Dec

(111 mins) Just when you thought there couldn’t be another film about Muhammad Ali, along comes another one. This documentary purports to have had unprecedented access to the boxer’s personal audio diaries,…

Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham
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until Tue 23 Dec

(98mins) A rare chance to revisit the land of Oz on the big screen. Join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Cowardly Lion and the Tin Man as they make their way down the yellow brick road to see the Wizard of Oz. Starring …

47 - 49 Station St, Birmingham
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Theatre

Tue 27 Jan 2015 - Sat 31 Jan 2015

Brian Conley stars in the Greatest Show On Earth in Cameron Mackintosh's blockbuster musical.

Lichfield Street , Wolverhampton
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Tue 19 May 2015 - Sat 30 May 2015
35/37 Piccadilly, Stoke-on-Trent
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Music

Sat 28 Mar 2015 - Sun 29 Mar 2015

Mcfly and Busted re-group as one band.

King Edward Rd, Birmingham
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Fri 17 Apr 2015

 

Victoria Square, Birmingham
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Comedy

Fri 11 Sep 2015 - Sat 12 Sep 2015
Hurst Street, Birmingham
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Film

On General Release From Fri 26 Dec

Any film from Tim Burton is an event but this one is trailing Oscar buzz in its wake - and it’s a fascinating story. This is the true tale of the impresario Walter Keane (Waltz) whose pictures of wide-eyed waifs…

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On General Release From Fri 26 Dec

(150 mins) Sir Ridley Scott calls this his biggest epic yet, which is some almighty claim (it was he who brought us 1492: Conquest of Paradise, Gladiator and Kingdom of Heaven). For those who don’t know their…

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J.M Barrie's classic tale gets a makeover...
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