Come Heavy Sleep by Kindle Theatre

Kindle Theatre, one of the most pioneering theatre companies in the UK, present their new show Come Heavy Sleep, at Birmingham Repertory Theatre for two work-in-progress performances on 13th and 14th December 2013 at 7.45pm. Come Heavy Sleep is a passion-fuelled murder story that takes inspiration from Shakespeare’s Othello. This performance tests ideas that will eventually develop … [Read more…]

Bedlam: The festival of mad ideas

  Bedlam: The festival of mad ideas With one in four people experiencing some kind of mental health problem in the course of a year, Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust and Birmingham Repertory Theatre are joining forces to put mental health centre stage. BEDLAM The Festival of Mad Ideas, which runs from 1 – … [Read more…]

BCMG Crowd Out

Birmingham Contemporary Music Group (BCMG) is looking for 1000 people of all ages to build an all-singing, all-shouting super group for Crowd Out: On 8 June 2014 – 1000 individuals will give the world premiere performances of Crowd Out, Pulitzer Prize-winning composer David Lang’s new piece for 1000 voices, at Birmingham’s Millennium Point, in one of … [Read more…]

Nu Century Arts – The Back Yard

The Back Yard is the latest addition to a growing list of great NuCentury Arts projects that serve to assist the development of artistic communities in Birmingham and across the West Midlands. Taking place in the back garden area of their offices in Hamstead Road, Handsworth, the new venue  The Back Yard will be officially unveiled with a … [Read more…]

Universe of Sound – Birmingham Municipal Bank

  Town Hall & Symphony Hall Birmingham and Philharmonia Orchestra have recently launched digital music installation Universe of Sound: The Planets in Birmingham’s disused Municipal Bank. Visitors experiencing Universe of Sound can walk through each individual section of the orchestra’s part in the piece, screened in various rooms and partitioned areas within the great Municipal Bank building. The … [Read more…]

Bandstandaudio – The Other Way Works

  “Bandstand is a collection of digital audio performances for Bandstands from The Other Way Works. The audio performances are located in the landscape, and can be discovered and experienced using your smartphone’s GPS in conjunction with our Bandstand App. We are hoping to have the Bandstand App available on the iPhone and Android stores in early June, … [Read more…]