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Relatively Speaking, Sutton Arts Theatre, Sutton Coldfield

Private Lives, Highbury Theatre Centre

The 39 Steps, The Nonentities, Rose Theatre, Kidderminster

White Poppies, Hall Green Youth Theatre

The Final Toast Hall Green Little Theatre

Ring Around The Moon, Dudley Little Theatre, Netherton ARts Centre

The Ladykillers, Grange Players, Grange Playhouse, Walsall

The Winslow Boy, Highbury Theatre Centre, Sutton Coldfield

Journey's End, Sutton Arts Theatre


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Oh, What a Lovely War! Circle Players, Kingstanding

Bite Size Broadway Walsall Operatic Society

Magical Musicals, Willenhall MTC

Sailor Beware!, Aldridge Youth Theatre


David set to raise his baton for a half century with Erdington
Comedy with Franch style to open Dudley new season
Audition dates for West Side Story at Sutton Arts
Variety show at Highbury as mountain climb opener


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Dracula: The Kisses, mac, Birmingham

Romeo and Juliet, Malvern Theatres

Grupo Corpo, Birmingham Hippodrome

This is my family, Coventry Belgrade

The Man Jesus, Malvern Theatres

Solomon and Marion Birmingham Rep Studio

The Importance of Being Earnest The New Alexandra Theatre

Bird,  Birmingham Rep Door

Top Hat Wolverhampton Grand

Madame Butterfly, The New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

A November Day, Malvern Festival Theatre

Rattle of a Simple Man Lichfield Garrick

Dracula, DanceXchange, Birmingham Hippodrome

Three Men in a Boat, Coventry Belgrade

Of mice and men, Birmingham Rep

Blood Brothers, Birmingham Hippodrome

Fiction, Malvern Theatres

The Mousetrap, Malvern Theatres

Dreamboats and Miniskirts, The New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

For the Past 30 Years, The Door, Birmingham Rep

Three Minute Heroes, Coventry Belgrade

Shadows of War, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Birmingham Hippodrome

Blood Wedding,, Midland Arts Centre

The Mousetrap,  The New Alexandra Theatre

April in Paris, Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

The Kite Runner, Malvern Theatres

Beauty and the Beast, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Birmingham Hippodrome

To Kill a Mocking Bird, Malvern Theatres

Dirty Dancing, Wolverhampton Grand

Three Men in a Boat, Malvern Theatres

Blockbuster The Musical,The New Alexandra Theatre

The Kite Runner, Birmingham Rep

Open All Hours Lichfield Garrick

Propaganda Swing Coventry Belgrade




CBSO TV and Advert Classics, Symphony Hall

 Kerry Ellis, Birmingham Town Hall

Jaleo Flamenco Dance Company’s A Compas, mac

Shelfield Male Voice Choir, Pelsall Community Centre

The Royal Opera: Strauss’s Ariadne auf Naxos, Birmingham Symphony Hall

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IDFB wins Britain's top dance award

Regeneration is a war in the mind at the Grand

Romeo and Juliet is set for a makeover at Malvern Theatres

Top hat, tails and pork pie heading for the GRAND

Dominic is turning Green Blue

Bodyguard set for Wolverhampton date



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Co-director Jane Aston talks to Gary Longden about the touring production of Open All Hours at Lichfield Garrick More

Dominic Antonucci, Ballet Master at Birmingham Royal Ballet, talks about his new venture as a music promoter More




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