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Birmingham Hippodrome

Hurst Street | Southside, Birmingham B5 4TB, England
+44 844 338 5000
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Afternoon matinee

Miss Saigon absolutely fantastic production from start to finish well worth the visit my first... read more

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Went for Christmas

We went as a couple to watch Jack & The Beanstalk. The cast were fantastic very funny and made us... read more

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Birmingham Hippodrome is an independent, not-for-profit, registered charity. The unsubsidised Hurst Street based venue averages over 500,000 visits annually making it the most popular single auditorium in the UK. With no public revenue funding, it is home to Birmingham Royal Ballet and DanceXchange, presents all of Welsh National Opera's repertoire, welcomes the best in international dance, West End and Broadway musicals and is home to the world's biggest Pantomime. Birmingham Hippodrome is currently expanding its Creative Programme building on its successful work in schools and in the community, and with free outdoor performances. With partners including Arts Council England, Birmingham City Council and private funders, the Hippodrome has recently enjoyed co-producing and producing new events including Six Summer Saturdays, International Dance Festival Birmingham, The Voyage (for the London 2012 Festival) and Summer in Southside.
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Hurst Street | Southside, Birmingham B5 4TB, England
+44 844 338 5000
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Reviewed yesterday

Miss Saigon absolutely fantastic production from start to finish well worth the visit my first musical loved it

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Reviewed yesterday

We went as a couple to watch Jack & The Beanstalk. The cast were fantastic very funny and made us all laugh. It was a brilliant show and well worth the money. Can not praise these people that give up their time to entertain us...More

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Reviewed yesterday

love coming to this place but bit disappointed when the whole place had no gas in the bars for draught beer. spoiled it for my husband other than amazing !

Thank amanda K
Reviewed 2 days ago

Miss Saigon.Great show, great cast, great music. Well done to all at the hippodrome Birmingham. Will see you again.

Thank Geoffrey E
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to see Miss Saigon and it was outstanding. The cast were amazing and the staging was brilliant. We have seen lots of Broadway shows and this is one of the best.

Thank Lynne K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First time ever to see a theatre show and this building is Beautiful and old. I did struggle with the leg room as their isn't much between rows and your knees rest against the chair in front. Any slight knock of the chair in front...More

Thank Tiffani4125
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent production of Miss Saigon seen in a very comfortable theatre. Theatre staff all very attentive and helpful. My first visit to the theatre but it certainly won't be my last!

Thank victhegreek
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fantastic show, excellent young and dynamic cast, full of emotion and atmosphere. Very clever and slick staging which sets the scenes. Vocals from the leads are excellent, with a special mention for Kim who was crystal clear and the Engineer's rendition of The American Dream...More

Thank MAEF F
Reviewed 4 days ago

first of al this is about the circle restaurant...not the show,,,,Miss Saigon was amazing! Decided to have Afternoon Tea with a glass of Laurent-Perrier champagne at £28pp. I was hugely disappointed with the thimble of Champagne for £28...and not refill! Also the booking is very...More

Thank zoomzoomboyuk
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the best theatres in the country. Excellent seating and decor. I sat in stalls row E seat 20 on Thursday 10th August 2017 at 7.30pm. The stage is set very high for this so, not the best view. I would have preferred slightly...More

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ruth r
8 April 2017|
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Response from Marc L | Reviewed this property |
I'd say either, i personally prefer the lower the circle thinks you get a great view.
Kay W
18 March 2017|
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Response from Tony864 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are car parks within fit walking distance.