We've signed up to a nationwide... Birmingham Repertory Theatre is proud to be a signatory of this open letter to theatre and performance makers, alongside many other theatre, performance companies and venues across the UK. Video-on-demand sales close at midnight on 21. Video-on-demand sales close at midnight on 21st December, but can be viewed until midnight on Christmas Eve. The theatre may be closed for the time being but The REP is continuing to train and inspire the next generation of arts professionals via its student intern and apprentice schemes. Director of Birmingham Royal Ballet, Carlos Acosta said; 'Following the fantastic experience of staging our first shows since lockdown at The REP, we are so happy to continue our collaboration with this very special version of The Nutcracker so that audiences in Birmingham and the West Midlands can have something to look forward to this Christmas. This new adaptation of Birmingham Royal Ballet's much-loved production of The Nutcracker will bring the family favourite to The REP for the very first time. In advance of our REP Foundry Night on 14 June, we caught up with our brilliant 2019 Foundry Artists. This month a reimagining of the Greek myth, Medea: Written in Rage, comes to The REP. Neil Bartlett, translator and director, tells us more about the production. This week we've welcomed prolific American artist, Dennis McNett to our theatre workshop. Following a hugely successful run last autumn, Birmingham Repertory Theatre in association with Lee Dean announce the full cast and venues for their upcoming tour of The Lovely Bones. It's just one week until MonologueSlam returns to The REP and we've been busy catching up with the returning champions. Frustration mainly. Speaking... Over the summer The REP and our Lightpost Theatre group have been working with First Class Legacy to deliver a summer programme for young people. In spite of all the problems with performing a proscenium arch ballet in an arena setting with a purpose-built stage, it is no less magical than any other production and in some ways, it … The Musical... Over the Rainbow was an immersive experience developed in a partnership between The REP, Open Theatre Company and BecauseWeCanCanCan, designed to engage young people with learning disabilities... As the Tin Man in our Christmas production of The Wizard of Oz goes in search of a heart, we are joining forces with the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham Charity to raise funds in... Our Big Give Christmas Challenge is over again for another year and thanks to the generous support of our wonderful donors we raised a fantastic grand total of £7,760! THE MUSICAL will premiere at The REP in October 2017. In Edinburgh these will be based on Birmingham Royal Ballet's enchanting production of Coppélia, choreographed by Sir Peter Wright and set to music by Léo Delibes, which the company will be … The production will feature Peter Wright’s award-winning choreography which was adapted by David Bintley for the acclaimed production at the Royal Albert Hall. I really hope this will be well supported. I have always... Birmingham Repertory Theatre are looking for a dog to play the role of Toto in their Christmas production of The Wizard of Oz. Not sure what I think of the two purchase options. The full-length Nutcracker will be shortened to an 80-minute magical experience that will retain all of the most enchanting moments and characters you would expect and hope for -  Snowflakes, Drosselmeyer, Fritz and Clara’s Christmas Eve party, King Rat’s battle, the Kingdom of Sweets dances from around the world, the iconic Sugar Plum Fairy and, of course, The Nutcracker Prince - and features, the cherished Tchaikovsky score performed live by the Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Birmingham Royal Ballet and Birmingham Repertory Theatre’s social media pages will reflect a celebration of The Nutcracker throughout the run, including exclusive new dance footage, ballet lessons for the very young and behind-the-scenes insights, and the premiere of a new animated film inspired by, 90 minutes – Including a short interval and exciting behind-the-scenes access, December, but can be viewed until midnight on Christmas Eve. The Messiah... We're delighted to announce the cast and creative team working on Anna Jordan's Pop Music which premières here in September before heading off on tour. WARNING: Contains chocolate cake, electric fans and a lot of... We're delighted to announce the cast and creative team bringing Alice Sebold's global best-selling book, The Lovely Bones, to the stage for the first time. What made you first want to create theatre? In advance of REP Foundry Nights on 7 & 14 June, we caught up with our brilliant 2019 Foundry Artists. It marks the... Today it has been announced that Birmingham Repertory Theatre has been awarded a grant of £1.38 million from the Government's Culture Recovery Fund. Dehjaun: John Tate is a... Current building works in Centenary Square are considerable and not particularly attractive on the eye. Created by REP Foundry alumna, Francesca Millican-Slater, this amusing and gripping collection of short, quirky tales... At the end of each run of shows, there are inevitably props and scenery which are no longer needed. ”Ticket holders for this pay per view production will also be able to enjoy some extra treats the Company have tied together with a seasonal red bow to make the experience as special as possible.”. The Prince: César Morales The idea for Strange Case of Doctor Jekyll and Mr Hyde came to Robert Louis Stevenson one night in a dream. Carlos Acosta was appointed Director in January 2020 and is already expanding that reputation with exciting new commissions and revisiting classic productions. Tickets, from £20, are on general sale from tomorrow 30 October. What made you first want to direct theatre? How would you describe... Full casting is announced for Tartuffe, which opens at The REP on 20 March. The piece has been entirely... Are you an aspiring South Asian female writer? We... 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