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Theatre What's on Guide

 There's lots of family friendly theatre in Birmingham happening in March and April 2022.  Check out our what's on guide:

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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe at the Alex

Step through the wardrobe this winter into the magical kingdom of Narnia for the most mystical of adventures in a faraway land. Join Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter as they wave goodbye to wartime Britain and say hello to a talking Faun, an unforgettable Lion and the coldest, cruellest White Witch. The nations favourite novel, now on the stage.

When? 8th-12th March 2022

Where? The Alexandra, Suffolk Queensway, Birmingham, West Midlands, B5 4DS

Follow the link to book tickets.

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Beauty and the Beast the musical  at the Hippodrome

Spectacularly reimagined using the latest theatrical innovations, Disney’s beloved ‘tale as old as time’ has been brought to life on stage like never before, with all the charm and elegance audiences expect from Belle and her Beast.

When? 3rd-26th March 2022

Where? Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre, Hurst Street, SouthsideBirmingham, B5 4TB

Follow the link the book tickets.

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The Smartest Giant in Town at the Town Hall

 

George wishes he wasn’t the scruffiest giant in town. So when he sees a new shop selling giant-sized clothes, he decides it’s time for a new look: smart trousers, smart shirt, stripy tie, shiny shoes. Now he’s the smartest giant in town . . . until he bumps into some animals who desperately need his help – and his clothes!

When? 5th March 2022

Where? Town Hall, Victoria Square, Birmingham, B3 3DQ

Follow the link to book tickets.

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Coming to England at the Rep

 

Bursting onto the stage with music, storytelling and humour, Floella Benjamin’s award-winning and iconic book Coming to England comes to life in this world premiere stage adaptation.

When? 31st March-16th April 2022

Where? Birmingham Rep, 6 Centenary Square, Birmingham, B1 2EP

Follow the link to book tickets.

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Dear Zoo at The Hippodrome 

Ben and Sally are searching for the perfect pet, but instead the zoo send a far too big elephant, a far too grumpy camel, and a far too jumpy frog. Whatever will they send next!

When? 6th-10th April 2022

Where? Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre, Hurst Street, SouthsideBirmingham, B5 4TB

Follow the link to book tickets.

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Shark in the Park at the MAC

Featuring all 3 of the ‘Shark in the Park’ Series – Shark in the Park, Shark in the Dark and Shark in the Park on a Windy Day – this fin-tastic, family musical follows Timothy Pope (and his telescope!) on 3 exciting adventures.

When? 13th April 2022

Where? Midlands Arts Centre, Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham, B12 9QH

Follow the link to book tickets.

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The Wind in the Willows at the Old Rep

 

Pack your picnics and join Ratty, Mole, Badger, and the fantastically irrepressible Toad as they embark on the adventure of a lifetime culminating in a colourful battle to save Toad Hall from the mischievous weasels!

When? 14th April 2022

Where? The Old Rep Theatre, Station Street, Birmingham, B5 4DY

Follow the link to book tickets.

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The Smeds and the Smoos at the Town Hall

 

Soar into space with this exciting adaptation of the award-winning book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

When? 17th-20th April 2022

Where? Town Hall, Victoria Square, Birmingham, B3 3DQ

Follow the link to book tickets.

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Terry Deary's Twisted Tales at the Old Rep

A brand new original comedy by Terry Deary (author of Horrible Histories). Three actors perform over 100 roles in as many minutes of fact-based, fast-paced fun!

When? 18th April 2022

Where? The Old Rep Theatre, Station Street, Birmingham, B5 4DY

Follow the link to book tickets.