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Share your NIA memories!

Birmingham’s National Indoor Arena is asking the general public to share their memories of the venue during its…

Festival Of Imagineers Makes Its Debut

Visionaries from the world of design, technology and engineering this month come together for a day of performance and activities…

Were You Ska'd For Life?

Three Minute Heroes, the smash-hit 2 Tone musical is to make its long awaited return to Coventry for three weeks this autumn…

The Bodyguard on its way to Wolverhampton

Thea Sharrock's hit production The Bodyguard is to stop off in Wolverhampton as part of its first national tour. Based…

New gallery for Shropshire

An new gallery displaying a collection of British decorative tiles is to open at the Jackfield Tile Museum…
until Sat 30 Aug

Retrospective exhibition highlighting the artist's lifelong passion for art, from nudes to landscapes.

4 Brook St, St Paul's, Birmingham
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until Mon 01 Sep

This sure-to-be-eyecatching exhibition provides a showcase for the work of local artists whose art consists of differing styles of illustration. Among those featured is self-taught illustrator Sonia Rana, who uses…

144 Potters Lane, Birmingham
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until Sun 27 Jul

Set in a 220 acre landscaped garden, bordering a river and lake, The Secret Garden is a garden-party-gone-crazy. As well as music there's loads of activities for kids and adults alike, and it is more of a party…

Abbots Ripton, Huntingdon
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until Sat 26 Jul

2014 line-up yet to be announced...

Chesterfield Road, Pentrich
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until Sat 26 Jul

With Comedy Carousel, Andy Robinson (Thurs). Rudi Lickwood and Gordon Southern (Fri & Sat).

Hurst St, Birmingham
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until Sun 27 Jul

2014 line-up includes; Steel Pulse, Dub Inc, Sizzla, Ky-Mani Marley, Ini Kamoze, Busy Signal, Chinese Man Sound System, Michael Rose feat Sly & Robbie, Lee Scratch Perry, Omar Perry, Jah Mason, Konshens, Jacob…

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until Sun 27 Jul

2014 line-up includes; Public Service Broadcasting, Sean Hughes, John Shuttleworth, Shami Chakrabarti, Martin Parr, Tom Parker Bowles, The James Hunter Six, Neil Sentence, Gruff Rhys, Jimi Goodwin, Andrew Weatherall,…

, St Germans
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until Sat 26 Jul

An event conceived by a group of beer bloggers and social media beer enthusiasts returns to Birmingham’s canalside this month. Taking place across three evenings (with a Saturday afternoon session thrown in for…

180 - 182 Fazeley Street, Digbeth
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until Sun 31 Aug

Led by tutors Sue Dyer and Wendy Tournay, the exhibition puts a spotlight on ceramics and is set to inspire audiences and students alike.

Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham
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until Sat 27 Sep

Paintings & drawings which explore Birmingham's changing urban landscape.

4 Brook St, St Paul's, Birmingham
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Fri 25 Jul - Sat 26 Jul

Rock Anthems from the like of U2, Queen & Kaiser Chiefs.

3 - 5 St Paul's Square, Birmingham
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Fri 25 Jul - Sun 27 Jul

2014 line-up includes; This Wicked Tongue, Cadets, Parasite, Bongolistic Intent, Jamie Beau, UP, Paige Seabridge, Daniel Scott, The Bedroom Hour, These Skies, No Hot Ashes, The Swiines, The Shankins, 94 Gunships, Maelor…

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Theatre

until Sat 06 Sep

Hit West End musical flies into Brum...

Hurst Street, Birmingham
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Wed 24 Sep - Sat 11 Oct

Acclaimed West End drama based on a novel by Michael Morpurgo.

35/37 Piccadilly, Stoke-on-Trent
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Music

Wed 05 Nov
Bickenhill Rd, Birmingham
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Thu 11 Dec

Eagerly anticipated concert from the acclaimed tenor and West End star.

Bickenhill Rd, Birmingham
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Comedy

Mon 08 Sep - Wed 10 Sep
Broad St, Birmingham
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Fri 07 Nov - Sun 09 Nov

John's brand new show SUPERSONIC will be smashing through comedy MACH 3. Get ready for a comic boom of guffaws all the way from Plymouth to Glasgow via Dublin and back again.  

King Edward Rd, Birmingham
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Film

On General Release From Thu 17 Jul

(130 mins) Review: To many in the animal kingdom, the human race means only guns, deforestation and the capacity to unleash the destructive force of fire. To our credit, though, we have also brought music, medicine and…

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On General Release From Fri 25 Jul

The tenth instalment in the so-called ‘Marvel Cinematic Universe,’ Guardians Of The Galaxy stars Chris Pratt (from TV's Parks And Recreation) as the half-alien, half-human pilot Peter Quill. When Quill…

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National Theatre production comes to the Regent
The 2 Tone Musical at The Belgrade
John Godber classic comes to Coventry
Tantalising entertainment at The New Alexandra Theatre
Jacobean comedy in Stratford-upon-Avon
Peter James' crime thriller at The New Alexandra Theatre
Sian Phillips stars on Oscar Wilde's witty masterpiece
Harper Lee's American classic comes to Brum
The Mousetrap returns to Birmingham
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