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The Wanted's Tom Parker takes on the role of T-Birds heartthrob Danny Zuko, in this ever-popular musical by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey with additional songs written by John Farrar. Follow the highs and lows of friendships in the 1950s, told through classic numbers such as You're The One That I Want, and We Go Together. Directed by David Gilmore, the production also features Over the Rainbow winner Danielle Hope as Sandy, EastEnders' Louisa Lytton as Rizzo and Darren Day in the role of Teen Angel.

Telephone: +44 (0) 844 338 5000
Website: www.birminghamhippodrome.com
Duration: Mon 29 May - Sat 3 Jun
Categories: Romance Drama Comedy Musical

Telephone: +44 (0) 1299 250416
Website: www.museumsworcestershire.org.uk
Duration: Mon 29 May
Categories: Heritage Centre Family

The British indie folk singer-songwriter performs songs from her second album I'm Not Your Man.

Telephone: +44 (0)
Website: therainbowvenues.co.uk/venues/mama-rouxs
Duration: Mon 29 May
Categories: Folk Indie

Eleanor Bergstein's stage adaptation of her hugely successful 1987 film screenplay, which explores the love story of 17-year-old Frances 'Baby' Houseman and holiday resort dance instructor Johnny Castle in the summer of 1963. Federico Bellone directs.

Telephone: +44 (0) 844 871 3011
Website: www.atgtickets.com/venues/new-alexandra-theatre-birmingham
Duration: Mon 29 May - Sat 3 Jun
Categories: Musical

Small-scale paintings on canvas, which have been inspired or influenced by Jain's studies of the Old Masters.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 236 4353
Website: www.rbsa.org.uk
Duration: Mon 29 May - Sat 1 Jul
Categories: Painting

Contemporary paintings depicting the cityscape of the UK's second largest city.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 236 4353
Website: www.rbsa.org.uk
Duration: Mon 29 May - Sat 15 Jul
Categories: Painting

Figurative sculpture informed by the relationship between the human form and the forces of the natural world.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 236 4353
Website: www.rbsa.org.uk
Duration: Mon 29 May - Sat 8 Jul
Categories: Sculpture

Telephone: +44 (0) 24 7623 7521
Website: www.theherbert.org
Duration: Mon 29 May - Sat 3 Jun
Categories: Craft Workshop Literary

DJs spin house, to celebrate the spiritual home of the Rainbow house legacy and mark the closing of the Rainbow Pub.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 771 1521
Website: www.therainbowvenues.co.uk
Duration: Mon 29 May
Categories: House

The roguish and foolish night Falstaff schemes to woo two married women, in order to get his hands on their husband's money, in Shakespeare's comedy. The Festival Players present an all-male cast directed by Michael Dyer.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 588 2985
Website: www.sandwell.gov.uk/info/200265/museums_and_art_gallery/1050...
Duration: Mon 29 May
Categories: Shakespeare
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Telephone: +44 (0) 208 834 1014
Website: www.congrex.co.uk
Categories: Social Programme Event Support

Situated in the leafy suburb of Edgbaston in the heart of Birmingham, within a beautiful Georgian Grade II
listed building.

Dining at Simpsons, our team are able to source from some of the finest regional suppliers based in the Midlands, however they always seek the best suppliers available, whether they be from within the Midlands, across the UK or overseas, based on the seasons, to satisfy the demands of our discerning customers. Our chef brigade, who love to experiment with new flavours, texture and flavour combinations, pride themselves on creating the perfect seasonal dishes.

Simpsons also offers private dining room, with access to the terrace and gardens for an aperitif if the weather is fine.

The restaurant also Includes four luxurious double bedrooms should you wish to enhance your experience with an overnight stay, Simpsons is the ideal setting for any special occasion, or business lunch or dinner.

Telephone: +44 (0)121 454 3434
Website: www.simpsonsrestaurant.co.uk
Categories: Edgbaston Birmingham Restaurant French Restaurant with Bedrooms Fine Dining

Visit this award winning museum and discover a rare and wonderfully preserved example of Victorian engineering. Experience a time capsule, with its working machinery and unusual products - coffin handles and ornaments, linings and shrouds - left on the shelves and workbenches when the workforce set down their tools and left for the very last time.

Our tour guides will lead you around the factory where you will experience the sights, sounds and smells of factory life and hear stories about workers, owners and trades. Tours last approximately 1 hour. There is lift access to all areas of the museum. Assistance Dogs welcome. BSL and subtitled digital guidebooks available at all times. Blue Badge parking.
Accessible toilet and baby changing facilities available.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 233 4790
Website: coffinworks.org/
Categories: Other Attractions Family/Children's activity Heritage - Buildings/Gardens/Countryside Adult Attractions Family Guided Tour Guided Tour Attractions

SHERBORNE WHARF' is situated in the heart of Birmingham based on the Oozle Street Loop on JAMES BRINDLEY'S old 'Main Line' canal. Our TRIP, PARTY BOATS, 'WATERBUS' and 'FLOATING COFFEE Co' operate outside and around the famous 'INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE'. We provide corporate entertainment, parties afloat, silver service catering. We can also offer an extra hospitality facility to those exhibiting in the 'INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE' and the 'NATIONAL INDOOR ARENA.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 455 6163
Website: www.sherbournewharf.co.uk
Categories: Family Event Other Attractions

Eröffnet im Jahr 1962, ist mac birmingham ein Zentrum der Kreativität und Lernen in den Midlands. Mit vier Leistungs Auditorien, Proben und Medien-Studios, ein Kino und drei visuelle Kunstgalerien präsentiert Mac birmingham ein breites Spektrum an zeitgenössischen Arbeiten von beiden aufstrebenden und etablierten Künstlern aus verschiedenen Genres. mac Birmingham ist das meistbesuchte Kunstzentrum in den Midlands und ist bekannt für seine familienfreundlichen und integrativen Ansatz. Ursprünglich für Kinder gedacht, bietet das Zentrum jetzt das Publikum jung und alt, aus der Gemeinde und darüber hinaus. Mai 2010 nach umfangreicher Sanierung wieder eröffnet, bietet das Kulturzentrum atemberaubende Architektur und ein hohes Maß an Zugänglichkeit. In der herrlichen Umgebung von Cannon Hill Park Die Mitten ist die Heimat der Bridges Bar Café und der stilvollen Bar Arena. 2012 sieht mac birmingham Einzug in sein 50. Jahr. Für weitere Informationen über mac Birmingham und zu sehen, welche Events anstehen, besuchen Sie bitte www.macarts.co.uk.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 446 3232
Website: macarts.co.uk
Categories: Family Cinema Dance Theatre Arts Centre/Exhibition Centre Other Attractions Film Art Galleries Family Event Historical Ceramic/Pottery Crafts Jewellery Photography Classic Attractions

Stirlings specialise in group/private dining. Their beautiful mezzanine area is the perfect private area for up to 30 people. ideal for celebrating birthdays, corporate dinners or for large groups wanting their own privacy. They have a 2/3 Course Set Menu but are very flexible to their customers needs and can tailor a menu to suit.

They also hire out the whole venue Sunday to Thursday for private functions, weddings or events where they can cater for both set menus or hot buffet style.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 439 2121
Website: www.stirlingsbar.co.uk
Categories: Jewellery Quarter City Centre Birmingham City Centre Birmingham Snow Hill Birmingham British

Mary Moore is a professional Blue Badge Tourist Guide, working in the Heart of England. Her special interest is Birmingham where she has lived for most of her life. She can join you on your coach or take you on a walking tour of Birmingham City Centre, the Jewellery Quarter and the Canals area. She has a wide experience working with groups, adults, students and school groups and living close to Birmingham can offer a meet and greet service and transfers from Birmingham Airport to City Centre Hotels for your clients. For more information please visit www.birminghamtouristguideuk.com - or
telephone +44(0) 7960459740.

Telephone: +44 (0) 7960 459 740
Website: www.birminghamtouristguideuk
Categories: Canals Walking Walking Parks & Open Spaces

One of Europe's leading contemporary art galleries , Ikon is situated canalside in the heart of Birmingham. Housed an award-winning conversion of a Victorian school, Ikon offers a unique and spectacular setting for receptions, launches, seminars and meetings

Categories: Family Attractions

One of Europe's leading contemporary art galleries , Ikon is situated canalside in the heart of Birmingham. Housed an award-winning conversion of a Victorian school, Ikon offers a unique and spectacular setting for receptions, launches, seminars and meetings

Categories: Family Attractions
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The Hyatt Regency Birmingham is a modern, luxury hotel in the city of Birmingham. We are one of the few hotels in Birmingham that combines a central location for both business and leisure, with a full complement of amenities. Our hotel in Birmingham offers a range of luxury room options, from spacious Guestrooms to the exclusive Presidential Suite. Guests at our Birmingham hotel can enjoy breathtaking views over the city of Birmingham.

The Hyatt Regency Birmingham is linked directly to the Birmingham International Convention Centre (ICC) and Symphony Hall. It is within walking distance of Broad Street and Brindley Place, the city’s vibrant nightlife district. We are also only ten minutes by train from Birmingham International Airport and the National Exhibition Centre (NEC).

Complimentary room hire for the Hyatt's Executive Boardroom

Contact the sales department on +44 (0) 121 643 1234 or birmi.rfp@hyatt.com to book your next event and meeting.

Telephone: +44 (0)121 643 1234
Website: www.birmingham.regency.hyatt.com
Categories: City Centre Accommodation Accommodation Luxury Hotel Hotel Broad Street Birmingham Snow Hill Birmingham New Street Birmingham City Centre

Nestled in 27 acres of open parkland, Wroxall Abbey Estate occupies a unique setting amidst the peace and tranquillity of the Warwickshire countryside. Situated just 10 miles from NEC and Birmingham International Airport, Wroxall’s close proximity to the M42, M40 and M6 make it an ideal location for conferences, meetings and events.

Once the country seat of Sir Christopher Wren, Wroxall boasts a magnificent collection of listed buildings and private grounds, which make it an idyllic setting for Weddings and other Special Occasions. Following the recent programme of sympathetic restoration, Wroxall now offers today's discerning guest a country house estate with unrivalled leisure, business and function facilities.

Telephone: +44 (0)1926 484 470
Website: www.wroxall.com/
Categories: The Region Wider Birmingham Warwickshire Accommodation Accommodation Luxury Hotel Hotel

Stanbrook Abbey, set in the shadow of the Malvern Hills in Worcestershire, was until recently home to a community of Benedictine nuns.

This amazing venue is the ideal loaction for weddings, business meetings and conferences, corporate breaks or a relaxing break.

Categories: Accommodation Residential Venue Accommodation Guest Accommodation - Luxury

Ideally located right in the centre of the vibrant city of Birmingham, The Briar Rose welcomes business and tourist visitors alike.
We have 40 individual bedrooms, many with high, vaulted ceilings. All of our rooms are en suite and include tea- and coffee-making facilities, a hair dryer and TV.

FREE Wi-Fi is available in the bar area, and the pub has been featured several times in The Good Beer Guide
The hotel is just a short stroll from New Street and Snow Hill Train Stations. Visitors to the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) can take advantage of the direct train link. There is also a meeting room is available which can comfortably seat up to 16 people.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 634 8100
Website: www.jdwetherspoon.co.uk/home/hotels
Categories: Birmingham City Centre Budget Hotel

We're less than a mile from the city centre, but a million miles away from the usual. Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, welcome to the pentahotel Birmingham. Just the tonic for the weary traveller, or the visitor who's rearing to go. Perfectly positioned to jump-start your visit to Birmingham. In fact pentahotel is much like Birmingham itself: relaxed, confident in its unique personality and right in the middle of it all! You may not be aware that Birmingham is home to over six million trees, yet just one pentahotel. We love trees, but we wouldn't dream of sleeping in one, so might we suggest that you hug them by all means, but sleep with us? Apart from the comfort of your pentaroom, everything else on each of our seven floors is wonderfully at ease as well. Our unique pentalounge was designed by star Italian architect Matteo Thun to be a restaurant, bar, meeting point and chill-out area all in one. You've never checked in to a more relaxed hotel reception, we promise.

Telephone: +44 (0) 0121622 8800
Website: www.pentahotels.com/hotels/birmingham/everything/
Categories: Birmingham City Centre Accommodation Luxury Hotel Hotel

We have the ideal alternative to Hotels for those requiring a little extra for their stay in Birmingham.

Luxury Hotel Apartments in BirminghamStay in luxuriously comfortable and clean serviced apartments in Birmingham city centre. The apartments are of high standards, nicely decorated, complimented with soft furnishings to give a touch of luxury for a warm homely look and feel.

You will be welcomed by friendly staff to assist in express check-in at reception, peace of mind with on-sight security and parking, tea/coffee on arrival with compliments to kick start your day.

Categories: Birmingham City Centre City Centre Birmingham Accommodation Serviced Apartment Accommodation

The Ibis Birmingham Bordesley Circus, easily accessible from the M6, M1 and M42 motorways, is 5 min by car from the National Indoor Arena, the International Convention Centre, the Symphony Hall and New Street train station. Close to the biggest Star Cityin Europe, 5 min on foot from Birmingham football club, it has 87 airconditioned rooms with Pay TV, internet access. It also has a restaurant, a bar serving snacks 24 hours 7 days, free parking and wireless Internet connection for business guests.

Telephone: +44 (0)121 506 2600
Website: www.ibishotel.com
Categories: Birmingham City Centre Accommodation Hotel Budget Hotel

On the gateway to Birmingham, this Premier Inn is just 2.5 miles away from the iconic Bullring and Selfridges. Whether you're here for a concert at the NIA or living the party life on Broad Street, Premier Inn is all you need.

Our Birmingham Central (Hagley Road) Premier Inn has everything you'd expect, incredibly comfy beds in every room, free parking and an onsite Beefeater restaurant serving freshly cooked chargrilled food.

Telephone: +44 (0) 871 527 8082
Website: www.premierinn.com/en/hotel/BIRDUC/birmingham-central-hagley...
Categories: Birmingham City Centre City Centre Birmingham Accommodation Hotel Budget Hotel

SACO Birmingham serviced apartments offer an alternative to hotel accommodation for leisure and business travellers.

Located in the heart of Birmingham’s latest mixed use development, Brindleyplace, these stylish and contemporary apartments include fully equipped kitchens, spacious living/dining areas, bedrooms with king size beds, luxurious bathrooms, full home entertainment systems and easy broadband connectivity! You’ll feel more at ease than staying in a traditional hotel room with greater freedom and more privacy.

Guests also benefit from a 24hr reception and a welcome pack which includes L’Occitane bathroom products and Marshfield bakery biscuits.

Telephone: +44 (0)121 643 8585
Website: www.sacoapartments.com/serviced-apartments/uk/birmingham/sac...
Categories: Brindleyplace City Centre Serviced Apartment Birmingham Snow Hill Birmingham New Street Birmingham City Centre

Nestling in the beautiful wooded Lickey Hills near Bromsgrove on the southern border of Birmingham, Hillscourt is set in 25 acres of its own attractive grounds and gardens, offering a tranquil setting, whatever the purpose of your visit.
Hillscourt has 55 en-suite bedrooms, most of which are in the purpose-built hotel accommodation block, adjacent to the main house. All the bedrooms have tea and coffee making facilities, direct-dial telephones and remote control flat-screen televisions with built-in Freeview.
During a refurbishment in 2008, some family suites were created and the centre now boasts four family rooms, 12 double rooms, 36 single bedrooms and three rooms that have been adapted for use by persons with a disability. One of these is a twin bedroom.
Hillscourt also offers first-class catering with standards of service that would be the envy of many larger establishments.

Telephone: 0121 457 8370
Website: www.hillscourt.co.uk
Categories: Wider Birmingham Residential Venue Accommodation
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