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Theatre and Performance

Birmingham has a long history of theatres and performance from the Triennial Musical Festivals in the Town Hall to the variety shows in the Prince of Wales Theatre on Broad Street. The Library of Birmingham and The REP working together will take forward this tradition into a new and exciting era.

Shakespeare

Shakespeare and Love

Shakespeare captured the spirit of love, its highs and lows, and the beauty of falling in love in some of the most poetical lines ever written.  Find out more about Shakespeare and Love.
Grimaldi as Clown in Mother Goose

Joseph Grimaldi

Discover more about the hugely influential British comic and celebrated clown, Joseph Grimaldi
Mr. Punch and the baby

That's The Way To Do It!

2012 saw the 350th anniversary of Punch in Britain.
Birmingham Hippodrome-tickets

Birmingham Music Venues

Birmingham has had its fair share of  music venues over the years. This series looks at the venues and the names that have been part of the City's heritage. From the smokey clubs where you could see local bands to the places to see national and

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Ian McMillan and Tony Husband by David Tilley

A Cartoon History of Here

Tue 24 February 2015, 7:00pm

Stripped Down Theatre

Our Kylie’s Gettin’ Wed

Fri 13 February 2015, 7:00pm

International Mother Language Day

International Mother Language Day

Sat 21 February 2015, 11:00am

Greek Tragedy

Greek Tragedy on the Small Screen

Thu 26 February 2015, 6:30pm

Transparent Language

Learn a new language! Choose from over 80, including English

All you need is a Birmingham library card to sign up to this free online language learning site.