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Symphony Hall

8 Centenary Square, Birmingham, West Midlands, B1 2EA

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Symphony Hall, a B:Music venue is the gleaming centrepiece in Birmingham’s Centenary Square, even more so since the completion of its new facade in 2021.

Widely considered one of the finest concert halls in the world, Symphony Hall now boasts a café on the stalls level of the redeveloped foyer spaces, serving delicious food and drink throughout the day and before concerts.

From world-renowned classical, rock and pop artists to award-winning comedians, you’ll find hundreds of performances to entertain and inspire you. Everyone is welcome to experience world class music in this world class venue.

Find out more about the venue's accessibility with AccessAble's Access Guide.

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      Travelling here by car The most convenient parking facilities for Symphony Hall are at Q-Park Brindleyplace, click here for more information. If you download the Q-Park Rewards app you can also receive 10% cashback from your parking and cashback from many high street brands.

      Travelling here by train Birmingham New Street and Snow Hill stations are within easy walking distance of Town Hall and Symphony Hall. Moor Street and Five Ways are slightly further away but still within walking distance.

      Travelling here by other Birmingham International Airport’s adjacent rail station – Birmingham International – has frequent trains to the city centre.



      • Accessible toilets
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      Wednesday, 6 March 2024 - Wednesday, 6 March 2024

      Image from BmusicThe PretendersIn the wake of their critically acclaimed new album 'Relentless', the Chrissie Hynde-fronted band are coming to Symphony Hall in March.
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      Saturday, 9 March 2024 - Saturday, 9 March 2024

      Image from B.MusicWomen In (E)Motion: Black Voices x Agaama x Emily Saunders
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      Monday, 11 March 2024 - Monday, 11 March 2024

      Image from B.MusicChina Shenzhen Symphony Orchestra with Tamsin Waley-Cohen
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      Wednesday, 13 March 2024 - Wednesday, 13 March 2024

      Image from B.MusicTony Hadley: The Big Swing Tour
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      Thursday, 14 March 2024 - Thursday, 14 March 2024

      Image from BmusicSteven Bartlett presents: 'The Business & Life Speaking Tour'Join Entrepreneur, Investor, No.1 Best Selling Author and Host of Europe's Biggest Podcast - 'The Diary Of A CEO", for an insightful and new international lecture series.
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      Tuesday, 19 March 2024 - Tuesday, 19 March 2024

      Image from BmusicThe Circus of Horrors: Dr Hazes Cabaret of CuriositiesThe 2024 production is the ultimate tribute to Dr Haze the undead ringmaster and the creator of the Circus of Horrors who leaves behind a legacy of bizarre and daring entertainment.
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      Thursday, 21 March 2024 - Thursday, 21 March 2024

      Alexandre Bloch Fauré Requiem with the CBSOThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Friday, 22 March 2024 - Friday, 22 March 2024

      Danielle de NieseBaroque to Broadway with the CBSO & Danielle de NieseThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Monday, 25 March 2024 - Monday, 25 March 2024

      Image from B.MusicMichael Ball
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      Wednesday, 27 March 2024 - Wednesday, 27 March 2024

      Ilan Volkov Rhapsody in BlueRhapsody in Blue with the CBSOThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Thursday, 28 March 2024 - Thursday, 28 March 2024

      Image from BmusicTchaikovsky Classics with Birmingham Royal BalletJoin Birmingham Royal Ballet and the Royal Ballet Sinfonia as they celebrate the music of legendary composer Pyotr Illyich Tchaikovsky , composer of the glorious scores for The Sleeping Beauty, Swan Lake and The Nutcracker.
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      Saturday, 30 March 2024 - Saturday, 30 March 2024

      Image from B.MusicKarl Jenkins' 80th Birthday Concert
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      Wednesday, 3 April 2024 - Wednesday, 3 April 2024

      Image from BmusicRumours of Fleetwood Mac
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      Thursday, 4 April 2024 - Thursday, 4 April 2024

      Image from B.MusicGiovanni: Let Me Entertain You
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      Friday, 5 April 2024 - Friday, 5 April 2024

      Image from BmusicPaddington in ConcertBased on Michael Bond's much-loved books, cherished by families since 1958, the charming story follows the misadventures of a young bear from Peru who travels to London in search of a home.
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      Wednesday, 10 April 2024 - Wednesday, 10 April 2024

      Benjamin GrosvenorKazuki Yamada, Benjamin Grosvenor & the CBSOThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Saturday, 13 April 2024 - Saturday, 13 April 2024

      Damnation of Faust Pene PatiThe Damnation of Faust with the CBSOThis concert will last just over 2 hours.
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      Monday, 15 April 2024 - Monday, 15 April 2024

      Image from BmusicChampagne For LuluSince 15 year-old Lulu stormed into the UK charts with her iconic hit, 'Shout', she has established herself as a pioneer of popular culture and now, 60 years later prepares to celebrate her milestone 75 th birthday year with fans on her "Champagne For Lulu" tour.
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      Wednesday, 17 April 2024 - Wednesday, 17 April 2024

      Gergely MadarasBritten & Tchaikovsky with the CBSOThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Friday, 19 April 2024 - Friday, 19 April 2024

      Tessa Lark Classic FM Hall of FameClassic FM Hall of Fame with the CBSO & John SuchetThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Thursday, 25 April 2024 - Thursday, 25 April 2024

      James EhnesBruckner 7 with the CBSOThis concert will last approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes.
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      Sunday, 28 April 2024 - Sunday, 28 April 2024

      Abel SelaocoeAfrican Fusion Feat. Abel Selaocoe and the CBSOThis concert will last for approximately 75 minutes.
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      Wednesday, 1 May 2024 - Wednesday, 1 May 2024

      PIctures at an ExhibitionPictures at an Exhibition with the CBSOThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Thursday, 2 May 2024 - Thursday, 2 May 2024

      Friday, 3 May 2024 - Friday, 3 May 2024

      Image from B.MusicStrictly Come Dancing: The Professionals
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      Saturday, 4 May 2024 - Saturday, 4 May 2024

      Star Wars CelebrationMay the Fourth: A Star Wars Celebration with the CBSOThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Thursday, 9 May 2024 - Thursday, 9 May 2024

      French FantasiesFrench Fantasies with the CBSOThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Saturday, 11 May 2024 - Saturday, 11 May 2024

      Image from BmusicDionne Warwick: Don't Make Me OverMeet the real Dionne Warwick, the artist behind timeless hits such as What the World Needs Now, Say A Little Prayer, and Don't Make Me Over. What few people know is that behind the iconic music is a strong woman whose fierce determination not only brought her worldwide success but also a voice she…
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      Wednesday, 15 May 2024 - Wednesday, 15 May 2024

      New WorldNew World Symphony with the CBSOThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Friday, 17 May 2024 - Friday, 17 May 2024

      Amadeus LiveAmadeus: Film with the CBSO liveAmadeus LIVE is a production of Avex Classics International.
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      Saturday, 18 May 2024 - Saturday, 18 May 2024

      Image from BmusicHelp I Sexted My Boss
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      Sunday, 19 May 2024 - Sunday, 19 May 2024

      Image from BmusicRichard Marx plus support RumerGrammy-winning singer, songwriter, producer and best-selling author Richard Marx is coming to the Hall. The concert will see Richard play hits from his 40+ year career, featuring fan favourites, new songs, and a few special surprises.
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      Tuesday, 21 May 2024 - Tuesday, 21 May 2024

      Image from B.MusicCzech National Symphony Orchestra
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      Thursday, 23 May 2024 - Thursday, 23 May 2024

      Bernstein + ElfmanBernstein & Elfman with the CBSO & Colin CurrieThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Wednesday, 29 May 2024 - Wednesday, 29 May 2024

      Oksana Lyniv conductingOld World Symphony with the CBSO & Oksana LynivThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Friday, 31 May 2024 - Friday, 31 May 2024

      Best of BalletBest of Ballet with the CBSOThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Sunday, 2 June 2024 - Sunday, 2 June 2024

      Final SymphonyFinal Symphony II: Music from FINAL FANTASYThis concert will last approximately 2 hours. Licensed by Square Enix. FINAL FANTASY is a registered trademark or trademark of Square Enix Group Co., Ltd.
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      Thursday, 6 June 2024 - Thursday, 6 June 2024

      Image from CBSOVespers of the Blessed EarthMusic born from nature, speaking straight to the heart.
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      Thursday, 6 June 2024 - Thursday, 6 June 2024

      Vespers of the Blessed EarthVespers of the Blessed Earth with the CBSO & CBSO ChorusThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Saturday, 8 June 2024 - Saturday, 8 June 2024

      Image from B.MusicBritpop Classical
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      Thursday, 13 June 2024 - Thursday, 13 June 2024

      Barber & RachmaninoffBarber & Rachmaninoff with the CBSOThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Friday, 14 June 2024 - Friday, 14 June 2024

      Image from BmusicShalamar: The Greatest Hits Tour 2024"The hottest ticket in town at present is not for ABC, Yazoo or any other of the leading lights of the British "new pop" movement but for the Los Angeles based group Shalamar."
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      Wednesday, 19 June 2024 - Wednesday, 19 June 2024

      Italian SymphonyMendelssohn's Italian Symphony with the CBSOThis concert is generously supported by the Rachel Baker Memorial Charity. This concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Friday, 21 June 2024 - Friday, 21 June 2024

      Hans ZimmerThe Music of Hans Zimmer with the CBSOThis concert will last approximately 2 hours.
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      Sunday, 23 June 2024 - Sunday, 23 June 2024

      Image from B.MusicThe Best of John Williams
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      Tuesday, 25 June 2024 - Tuesday, 25 June 2024

      Image from B.MusicGladys Knight: The Farewell Tour
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      Saturday, 29 June 2024 - Saturday, 29 June 2024

      Madam ButterflyMadam Butterfly with the CBSO & Kazuki YamadaThis concert will last approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes.
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      Friday, 12 July 2024 - Friday, 12 July 2024

      Image from B.MusicAnton Du Beke and Giovanni Pernice: Together
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      Saturday, 27 July 2024 - Saturday, 27 July 2024

      Image from BmusicCirqueIt's time to step into the light. Escape with us for a night like no other, where we take you into a world where the very best of musical theatre showstoppers meets jaw-dropping circus spectacular.
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      Friday, 30 August 2024 - Friday, 30 August 2024

      Sunday, 1 September 2024 - Sunday, 1 September 2024

      Sunday, 13 October 2024 - Sunday, 13 October 2024

      Image from B.MusicSarah Millican: Late Bloomer
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      Wednesday, 4 September 2024 - Wednesday, 4 September 2024

      Image from BmusicTim Peake: Astronauts - The Quest To Explore SpaceIn Astronauts: The Quest to Explore Space , European Space Agency astronaut Tim Peake will recount stories from his own journey to space and bring to life iconic and ground breaking missions from the past.
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      Thursday, 5 September 2024 - Thursday, 5 September 2024

      Image from B.MusicFishermans Friends
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      Monday, 9 September 2024 - Monday, 9 September 2024

      Image from BmusicBen Elton: Authentic StupidityThe undisputed godfather of modern stand-up is going back with his new show – Authentic Stupidity.
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      Wednesday, 11 September 2024 - Wednesday, 11 September 2024

      Image from BmusicThe Horne Section's Hit Show
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      Saturday, 5 October 2024 - Saturday, 5 October 2024

      Sunday, 6 October 2024 - Sunday, 6 October 2024

      Image from BmusicSqueeze 50th Anniversary Tour
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      Monday, 14 October 2024 - Monday, 14 October 2024

      Image from BmusicCarrie Hope Fletcher: Love Letters LiveFollowing the huge success of her UK Concert Tour, 'An Open Book', actress, author, vlogger and award-winning West End sensation Carrie Hope Fletcher is heading out on a brand-new UK tour in 2024.
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      Friday, 15 November 2024 - Friday, 15 November 2024

      Saturday, 16 November 2024 - Saturday, 16 November 2024

      Image from B.MusicRhod Gilbert & The Giant Grapefruit
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      Friday, 22 November 2024 - Friday, 22 November 2024

      Image from BmusicBellowhead2024 marks Bellowhead's 20th Anniversary, it's also 20 years since the release of their debut 5 track E.P.Onymous and 10 years since the release of their Top 20 studio album Revival which featured favourites including Gosport Nancy and Roll Alabama.
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      Tuesday, 17 December 2024 - Tuesday, 17 December 2024

      Image from BmusicChristmas with Anton Du BekeEmbark on a dazzling journey into a festive wonderland as Strictly's one and only Anton Du Beke brightens up your Christmas with his brand new show - Christmas with Anton Du Beke!
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      Sunday, 16 February 2025 - Sunday, 16 February 2025

      Image from BmusicJason Donovan: Doin' Fine 25Jason Donovan , has delighted audiences worldwide with his versatility as an actor, singer and all round entertainer. He has amassed a rich catalogue of hits, and Doin' Fine 25 is set to be a sensational culmination of his outstanding achievements to date.
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      Saturday, 15 March 2025 - Saturday, 15 March 2025

      Image from BmusicJimmy Carr: Laughs FunnyIf you like fast-paced, edgy one-liners then get ready to be happy. Jimmy Carr is going back on tour with his brand-new show 'Jimmy Carr: Laughs Funny'.
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