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MAC Birmingham

Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham, West Midlands, B12 9QH

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With four performance auditoria including an outdoor arena, rehearsal and media studios, a cinema, visual art galleries, cafe and bar, mac birmingham presents a broad range of contemporary work from both emerging and established artists across genres. Fully accessible - the venue offers free WiFi and a range of rooms for hire for meetings, conferences, performances and rehearsals.


Family Friendly
Baby Changing
Access for Buggies
All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
Toilets for Disabled Visitors
Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors (owned by Birmingham City Council)



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    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    M5: From junction 4 of the M5 motorway, take the A38 towards the centre of Birmingham. Approximately one mile past Birmingham University (on Bristol Road) turn right into Priory Road. Cross the next set of traffic lights, which takes you into Edgbaston Road, and you will see signs for mac birmingham approximately 150 metres ahead.M6: Take junction 6 off the M6 motorway and the A38M (Aston Expressway) all the way through Birmingham City Centre. This will take you through the Queensway Tunnel and along Bristol Street, with Bristol Street Motors on the left hand side. Carry on straight through the traffic lights until the next set and turn left into Priory Road. Go through the next set of traffic lights into Edgbaston Road and you will see the signs for mac birmingham approximately 150 metres ahead.M40/M42: At the junction of the M42 take the right hand lanes marked M5 (South and West), Birmingham (S&W). Leave the M42 at junction 3 and take the A435, Birmingham South. Stay on the A435 through two shopping centres on Alcester Road South. After passing through the second shopping centre (Kings Heath) take the first exit at the traffic lights, following B4217, Edgbaston, Ladywood. Follow the road and go straight over at the small traffic island and carry on until you approach another traffic island, take the first exit. You will see the entrance for mac birmingham approximately 150 metres on the left.City Centre: From Birmingham City Centre, take the A441 to Redditch. Approximately 2 miles from the centre of Birmingham, turn left into Edgbaston Road. You will see the entrance for mac birmingham on the right approximately 150 metres ahead after the traffic lights.

    Public Transport Directions

    mac birmingham is located in Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham, opposite the County Cricket Ground on Edgbaston Road, off Pershore Road (A441) and Bristol Road. (A38).mac birmingham is easily accessible using all the major city road routes and is served by a number of buses from Birmingham City Centre including 1, 35, 45, 47, 62 and 63.No 1: From Five Ways, Egbaston, Moseley and Acocks Green. The no 1 stops right outside mac birmingham on Edgbaston Road.No 35: From City Centre, Balsall Heath, Moseley and Kings Heath. The no 35 stops just around the corner from mac birmingham on Willows Road.No 45/No 47: From City Centre (Corporation Street, Stephenson Street, Smallbrook Queensway), Selly Park, Stirchley, Cotteridge and Kings Norton. The buses stop on Pershore Road, five minutes walk from mac birmingham.No 62/No 63: From City Centre (Corporation Street, Suffolk Street Queensway), Rubery, Rednal, Gannow, Northfield and Selly Oak. All three buses stop ten minutes walk from mac birmingham on the Bristol Road, near the Priory Road/Bristol Road traffic lights.You can find us by walking through Edgbaston Mill or driving along Queen's Ride, where there's a large free car park (owned by Birmingham City Council) and bicycle stands.



    • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
    • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
    • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

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    • Family Fun


    Wednesday, 19 June 2019 - Wednesday, 19 June 2019

    SirensWhen three Greek women defy the want of Zeus and are cursed with a deadly voice, the famous myth of the Sirens is born.
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    Wednesday, 19 June 2019 - Wednesday, 10 July 2019

    BAM: Babies' Academy of MusicBack by popular demand, bring your baby for a bounce with singer Sam Frankie Fox and multi-instrumentalist Ricardo Rocha.
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    Thursday, 20 June 2019 - Thursday, 20 June 2019

    Ashley Blaker & Imran Yusuf: Prophet SharingTwo great religions. Two great comedians. The descendants of Abraham may have gone their separate ways but now stand-up comedian friends Ashley Blaker and Imran Yusuf – both stars of their own BBC shows – are joining forces in the most-unlikely double-act since Kermit and Miss Piggy (who neither…
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    Friday, 21 June 2019 - Friday, 21 June 2019

    Edinbrum: Sarah Kendall & John Kearns
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    Thursday, 27 June 2019 - Thursday, 27 June 2019

    Edinbrum: Catherine Bohart & Nick DoodyFresh from "the sort of perfectly structured Edinburgh debut you always hope for and rarely get to see" (The Times, ****), Catherine Bohart has some new jokes she'd like to try. As seen on BBC2's The Mash Report and Comedy Central's Roast Battle. Writer for BBC's The News Quiz, The Now Show &…
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    Thursday, 4 July 2019 - Thursday, 4 July 2019

    Edinbrum: Laura Lexx & Jake LambertLaura Lexx (Live at the Apollo) is determined to find the positive in a terrifying world. Her new show considers why it's so hard to be nice to each other, while the world keeps making us compete.
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    Friday, 5 July 2019 - Saturday, 6 July 2019

    Oddsocks: A Midsummer Night's DreamJoin Oddsocks Productions as they return to celebrate their 30th Anniversary year with yet another high-energy, feel-good, family theatre show in our our outdoor amphitheatre arena.
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    Thursday, 11 July 2019 - Thursday, 11 July 2019

    Edinbrum: Carl Donnelly & Jo CaulfieldHaving travelled the world, trying every self-help technique there is, Carl Donnelly is searching for a meaning to life, questioning the point of it all and contemplating starting a death cult in Shall We All Just Kill Ourselves? Come along if you want to join him.
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    Wednesday, 17 July 2019 - Wednesday, 17 July 2019

    The Paper Moon By Tiny Light
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    Thursday, 18 July 2019 - Thursday, 18 July 2019

    Hymns For RobotsIn a small attic, packed in hundreds of cereal boxes, lies the life's work of Delia Derbyshire - the unsung genius behind the Doctor Who theme tune and trailblazer of electronic music.
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    Thursday, 25 July 2019 - Thursday, 25 July 2019

    Edinbrum: Troy Hawke & Paul Sinha
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    Wednesday, 28 August 2019 - Wednesday, 28 August 2019

    Elmer The Patchwork ElephantBased on the classic children's book series by David McKee, that celebrate its 30th Birthday in 2019, Elmer the Patchwork Elephant Show, is a celebration of individuality and the power of laughter!
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    Thursday, 10 October 2019 - Saturday, 12 October 2019

    Saturday, 12 October 2019 - Saturday, 12 October 2019

    Sweet CharitySweet CharityNew York, 1967. Charity Hope Valentine is a dance-hall hostess who "runs her a heart like a hotel - you've got men checking in and out all the time."
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    Tel: 0121 446 3232

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    Opening Times

    1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019

    * 9am - 10pm

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