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Readers: 189188
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Articles: 655
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My WeekendNotes - 655
Everyone loves a bargain and there's no better place to find one than at a car boot sale in and around Birmingham. ... [more]
Love is in the air, you've finally plucked up the courage to ask that special person out and you want to make your d... [more]
At the heart of Birmingham is one of the most popular and chic venues to hang out - The Mailbox. The frontage is a st... [more]
A Hip Hop Brunch bringing together music, games and cocktails will be livening up Gas Street Social. The event ta... [more]
Steven Spielberg's hotly anticipated new sci-fi movie Ready Player One has a familiar feel to it, but that's probably be... [more]
Innovative director Maria Aberg likes a sense of unpredictability in her creations and in her latest effort, the front r... [more]
12/03/2018 - 03/08/2018
There's no doubting that transforming Roald Dahl's enchanting tale Matilda into a stage musical has been one of the Roya... [more]
03/07/2018 - 08/09/2018
One of the greatest choral works of all time, Bach's St John Passion, is the focus of a lent concert by Birmingham Festi... [more]
James Graham's critically acclaimed political drama about the 1974 hung parliament is heading to several theatres in the... [more]
10/04/2018 - 19/05/2018
Grammy Award winner Sting may have albums, accolades and global tours to his name but when it came to writing his first ... [more]
16/04/2018 - 21/04/2018
Who can forget a young quiffed Cliff Richard singing 'we're all going on a summer holiday, no more worries for a week or... [more]
12/06/2018 - 16/06/2018
The emotive music of Dusty Springfield provides a wealth of material so it's no wonder that it has been used to create a... [more]
03/07/2018 - 07/07/2018
The iconic musical Sound of Music returns to stage in Manchester starring The Voice runner-up Lucy O'Byrne. It's ... [more]
13/03/2018 - 17/03/2018
Following on from the success of last year's spectacular, Disney On Ice is returning to Birmingham for another show of g... [more]
28/03/2018 - 01/04/2018
With vibrant sets, clever special effects and plenty of tongue-in-cheek dialogue, Shrek The Musical has all the slick tr... [more]
15/02/2018 - 13/05/2018
In this epic, grand fairytale from Birmingham Royal Ballet (BRB), The Sleeping Beauty in question - dancer Momoko Hirata... [more]
13/02/2018 - 24/02/2018
If ever there was proof in the pudding that some half-baked ideas really do pay off then, My Cookie Dough is it. The ... [more]
Film buffs will remember the high tension and angst created by Alfred Hitchcock in his black and white movie Strangers o... [more]
29/01/2018 - 03/02/2018
In the dark, bleak midwinter, the glittering nature of Strictly Come Dancing is a shining ray of happiness in this, its ... [more]
08/02/2018 - 11/02/2018
It's been two years since The Voice runner-up Lucy O'Byrne was given the chance to take centre stage in this successful ... [more]
16/01/2018 - 20/01/2018
World famous musician Sting may have topped the charts and sold millions of albums worldwide but his roots will always b... [more]
16/04/2018 - 21/04/2018
The glitter and glamour of Strictly Come Dancing comes to Birmingham for the live show featuring all the finalists from ... [more]
19/01/2018 - 21/01/2018
From Tall Stories, the producers of The Gruffalo, fly The Snow Dragon into Birmingham for some festive fun at the Hippod... [more]
24/12/2017 - 07/01/2018
While theatres in larger cities opt for big scale pantos, Malvern Festival Theatre's festive offering has always had an ... [more]
14/12/2017 - 07/01/2018
Birmingham Hippodrome prides itself on having one of the biggest and most spectacular pantomimes in all the land. This y... [more]
21/12/2017 - 28/01/2018
Why is a raven like a writing desk? A riddle we would all love to know the answer to and just one of them in this child-... [more]
16/12/2017 - 30/12/2017
The Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) is doing for Robert Harris' Cicero trilogy what it did successfully for Hilary Mante... [more]
07/12/2017 - 10/02/2018
Back in 1962, The L-Shaped Room was a ground-breaking movie that earned French actress Leslie Caron two renowned awards ... [more]
Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol has been recreated in many forms from Bill Murray's Scrooged to the musical version w... [more]
06/12/2017 - 04/02/2018
Starring Strictly Come Dancing professional dancer and winner Joanne Clifton, this musical version of the iconic movie i... [more]
12/12/2017 - 09/12/2017
Bill Kenwright's atmospheric production of The Sound Of Music has been so successful that it returns to Birmingham as pa... [more]
16/01/2018 - 20/01/2018
Starring one of British theatre's great actresses, the charming tale of Driving Miss Daisy is back on stage and touring ... [more]
28/11/2017 - 02/12/2017
Birmingham is renowned for its curry houses and Balti Belt but a new free exhibition takes the lid off the food culture ... [more]
23/09/2017 - 07/01/2018
Christmas in Birmingham has become synonymous with Russian ballet The Nutcracker. It returns this year, but does it stil... [more]
23/11/2017 - 13/12/2017
When you have an actress like Ria Jones at centre stage, it would be easy for her to overshadow the rest of the cast - b... [more]
13/11/2017 - 18/11/2017
Adrian Edmondson has a lengthy acting and comedy career so it's surprising that his Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) debu... [more]
09/11/2017 - 24/02/2018
Billed as a comedy thriller, Deathtrap probably makes you laugh more than it gives you a fright, but it's definitely a m... [more]
07/11/2017 - 11/11/2017
Last time the scintillating musical Jersey Boys went on tour in 2015, it quickly sold out. Now it's back and still set t... [more]
16/12/2017 - 06/01/2018
Leos Janacek never managed to complete the score for House of the Dead before his death but this Welsh National Opera (W... [more]
King of crime James Patterson is back with a thriller featuring his star detective Alex Cross - but this time Cross is i... [more]
This charming musical of atmospheric Gershwin songs is seeing a resurgence following a hugely successful stint at the re... [more]
24/10/2017 - 28/10/2017
The 2017 Christmas season has an array of offerings to keep Brummies entertained. Bringing alive the festive fun, there'... [more]
Stand-up comedian and broadcaster Stephen K Amos is known for being uplifting, so as he returns to the Midlands followin... [more]
Russia is the theme of the Welsh National Opera's Autumn Season in Birmingham to mark the centenary of the Russian Revol... [more]
31/10/2017 - 05/11/2017
Taking a journey through four of Disney's most popular tales, this spectacular show combined dazzling costumes and music... [more]
22/09/2017 - 29/10/2017
Starring housewives favourite Laurence Fox, this latest version of Tom Stoppard's award-winning play about infidelity is... [more]
17/10/2017 - 21/10/2017
Sometimes there's nothing better than getting comfy on the sofa with a mug of tea, maybe some chocolate, and a classic A... [more]
Musical Cabaret may have become iconic thanks to Liza Minnelli's scintillating performance in the movie, but decades lat... [more]
07/11/2017 - 11/11/2017
This cult musical Hairspray is back on tour offering some escapism from the real world, but does the exciting vibe of th... [more]
09/10/2017 - 14/10/2017
The Royal Shakespeare Company's (RSC) latest play is so sensual that you can actually smell the sand and fresh flowing w... [more]
03/10/2017 - 28/10/2017
While the new musical of Aladdin may be going down a storm in London's West End, this ballet version of the Arabian tale... [more]
03/10/2017 - 02/11/2017
Holding the record for the longest running comedy thriller in Broadway history, Deathtrap has high expectations as it he... [more]
07/11/2017 - 11/11/2017
Ahead of his new stand-up tour to the Midlands, comedian Phill Jupitus talks about how 'Never Mind The Buzzcocks' led to... [more]
07/10/2017 - 01/12/2017
Art nouveau architecture is the essence of beauty and style and there are some great cities to wander around and enjoy t... [more]
Coriolanus is among the rarer of Shakespeare's plays to be performed but that may change after this new adaptation by th... [more]
27/09/2017 - 18/11/2017
Birmingham Royal Ballet (BRB) has a vault of old favourites it dusts off every few years as the company knows they are s... [more]
27/09/2017 - 04/11/2017
Some of the leading choreographers are in DanceXchange's new Autumn line-up that includes premieres and an eclectic mix ... [more]
03/10/2017 - 02/12/2017
Inspired by tragedy and bereavement, a new dance production is heading to Birmingham this Autumn about the mechanics of ... [more]
05/10/2017 - 06/10/2017
Nestling in the scenic countryside outside Birmingham is a hidden historic house that is home to a world of art and park... [more]
The Alchemist turns into something of a science lab behind the bar with smoke from dry ice billowing and bunsen burners ... [more]
Stage Experience returned to Birmingham's New Alexandra Theatre for its 14th time to allow budding stars and amateur art... [more]
23/08/2017 - 26/08/2017
August Bank Holiday weekend will see photographers, artists and other creative locals exhibit their works for Worcesters... [more]
26/08/2017 - 28/08/2017
Disney On Ice's latest tour is on its way to Birmingham with a Passport to Adventure. The fun-packed family show ... [more]
18/10/2017 - 29/10/2017
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