Look out for our bespoke events that integrate with our main theatre programme. These include; pre and post show discussions, meet & greets with cast members of children’s theatre, creative workshops and performance packages.

 


 

FEBRUARY HALF-TERM 

 

ULTIMATE UKULELE BOOTCAMP 

Monday 19th February 

£11 for adults, £7.50 for students (Inclusive of 12% booking fee) 

Ages 7-12yrs: 10:30am-12:30pm 

Have you ever wanted to write your own song?
How about learning a new instrument and singing with friends? In this fun workshop we’ll learn the ukulele basics and write our very own song to be performed at the end of the workshop (parents welcome to come and listen!). Children will learn about rhythm, melody, harmony and – just as important – will have heaps of fun.

To book your tickets for this workshop please click HERE

Ages 13yrs+ and adults: 2pm-4pm

Beginners will learn enough notes and chords to play hundreds of songs. For those more advanced we’ll take a look at introducing dynamic changes to take your playing to the next level.

To book your tickets for this workshop please click HERE

 

RICHARD ALSTON PERFORMANCE AND WORKSHOP PACKAGE 

£27.76 / £22.40 under 26yrs (Inclusive of 12% booking fee) 

Performances: 27th+28th February 

Workshops: Tuesday 20th February 

10:30am-12:30pm: Ages 50yrs+ 

1:30pm-3:30pm: Ages 16yrs+ 

This is an opportunity to work with a professional dancer from this highly renowned company. You will fain a deeper insight into the choreographic process whilst undergoing an exhilarating experience. Along with the workshop you will also get ticket to one of the performances.

To book your tickets for this package please click HERE 

 

MONKEYS IN MOTION – Moana Workshop 

Thursday 22nd February

£14, £24 for 2 tickets (Inclusive of 12% booking fee) 

Ages 4-8yrs: 10am-12:30pm 

Come and join us on the fantasy island where we will explore the music and dance of Moana and her friends, as well as making our own beach accessories to wear for the end production! Sophie-Jo Lusted of Monkeys in Motion will lead an action packed workshop of creative fun.

To book your tickets for this workshop please click HERE

 


 

THERE WAS AN OLD LADY WHO SWALLOWED A FLY
CREATIVE COLLAGE MAKING WORKSHOP

Friday 11th May 

£5 (Inclusive of 12% booking fee) 

Ages 2yrs+: 11:30am – 12:15pm 

A creative arty workshop for toddlers and their grown-ups. With paints and glue the old lady gives us a theme for our collage making session.

To book your tickets for this workshop please click HERE 

 


 

JUNGLE BOOK WORKSHOP 

Thursday 15th March, 12:30-1:15pm 

A fabulous opportunity to get the beat for the jungle. Learn the rhythms of the stage with The Jungle Book’s on-stage musician in the FREE workshop.

To book your place please call Bridget Lloyd on 01684 580956 

 


 

A TWISTED TALE OF HANSEL AND GRETEL WORKSHOP

Thursday 22nd March

FREE workshop alongside this production for anyone who has purchased a ticket. The workshop looks at issues around making journeys, independence and staying safe, suitable for key stages 1, 2 and 3. For more information, or to book a workshop please contact; Lizleck@birminghamhippodrome.com.

 


 

PRE + POST SHOW TALKS

Pre-Show 

FREE (advance booking essential – please call the box office on 01684 892277).

A fantastic opportunity to find out more about the productions with members of the Company and to ask questions.

Great Expectations: 15th Feb ’18 at 6:30pm. To book click HERE

Richard Alston: 27th Feb ’18 at 6.30pm. To book click HERE.

A Street Car Named Desire: 10th April ’18 at 6:30pm. To book click HERE 

 

Post-Show 

FREE to all performance ticket holders. This is a wonderful opportunity to stay in the auditorium at the end of the show, to meet members of the company, discuss performances and to ask any questions you may have.

Vamos – A Brave Face: 29th March ’18