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Birmingham Hippodrome

Hurst Street | Southside, Birmingham B5 4TB, England
+44 844 338 5000
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Booked to see Matilda the musical. Great theatre with good facilities. The musical itself was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bubblylinda
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Matilda

Really great theatre 🎭 Excellent layout very comfortable seats . Wonderful facilities and choice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dinkytoon
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Birmingham Hippodrome is an independent, not-for-profit, registered charity. The unsubsidised Hurst Street based venue averages over 500,000 visits annually making it the most popular single auditorium in the UK. With no public revenue funding, it is home to Birmingham Royal Ballet and DanceXchange, presents all of Welsh National Opera's repertoire, welcomes the best in international dance, West End and Broadway musicals and is home to the world's biggest Pantomime. Birmingham Hippodrome is currently expanding its Creative Programme building on its successful work in schools and in the community, and with free outdoor performances. With partners including Arts Council England, Birmingham City Council and private funders, the Hippodrome has recently enjoyed co-producing and producing new events including Six Summer Saturdays, International Dance Festival Birmingham, The Voyage (for the London 2012 Festival) and Summer in Southside.
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Hurst Street | Southside, Birmingham B5 4TB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Booked to see Matilda the musical. Great theatre with good facilities. The musical itself was fantastic. Parked close by. Went in early and had a drink. Ordered drinks for the interval. Service good, drinks waiting.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really great theatre 🎭 Excellent layout very comfortable seats . Wonderful facilities and choice of shows. Full bar service and two eating areas and experiences. I prefer the Hippodrome to the London theatres.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant meal and wine in the bar, staff great and overall a great experience. Also recommended is the wine experience in the VIP lounge. Recommended.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent venue. Good location , first rate bar lounge, app.service for drinks ice creams snacks etc. Visited often for shows tribute acts pantomimes etc. .

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Birmingham Hippodrome is such a fantastic theatre that have all the top London shows on our doorstep. We go as often as we can and we have joined “Friends” of the Hippodrome to get early notication of tickets and other perks. In the past...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing traditional venue. I've been visiting for nearly half a century and it still gives me a rush of excitement as I enter. It makes every visit feel like an occasion. I shall never tire of the Hip. Proud to have it in Birmingham.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to see Matilda even though in upper seats very good view been here loads times love it here proper theatre will be visiting in future stopped over so had fab weekend thanks

Thank Christopher S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning,brilliant cast,well worth seeing, plus Birmingham Hippodrome is a great place with easy parking an luxurious feel also close to lots of great restaurants. Makes for a great evening out.

Thank Pete2605
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my second time here. This is a theatre located in central Birmingham near the John Lewis Center. Went there to see the musical Matilda. Venue is clean, organized, and theater very nicely equipped. It was a lovely musical to top it all. Tickets...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a pre theatre dinner before MATILDA. Well the thin rubber burger came on a PINK tasteless cob it was disgusting. Chips very nice! Salad - was minimal. Followed by ETON MESS - well we all laughed when it arrived on the table. It...More

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rbates7
4 July 2018|
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Response from DecK2014 | Reviewed this property |
You should be fine. Last show we seen we where in row Q no problems. Enjoy!
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jonwrite68g
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Response from Spencer M | Reviewed this property |
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