• Cbso 29  Apr  Centre  Stage  Brass
    Organisation
    City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    Title

    CBSO Brass

    Description

    Shakespeare and brass music simply belong together- today the CBSO brass section sounds a rousing all-British fanfare to the Bard.

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    Organisation
    Birmingham Repertory Theatre
    Title

    Shakespeare at The REP

    Description

    A fascinating talk telling the story of how Birmingham Repertory Theatre gave audiences a new way of experiencing Shakespeare’s plays that have affected their staging ever since.

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    Organisation
    Ex Cathedra
    Title

    Shakespeare Odes

    Description

    Includes A Shakespeare Masque by Carol Ann Duffy and Sally Beamish (world premiere performances)

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    Organisation
    Ex Cathedra
    Title

    Shakespeare Odes

    Description

    Includes A Shakespeare Masque by Carol Ann Duffy and Sally Beamish (world premiere performances)

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    Organisation
    Ex Cathedra
    Title

    Shakespeare Odes

    Description

    Includes A Shakespeare Masque by Carol Ann Duffy and Sally Beamish (world premiere performances)

  • Cbso 19  May  Become  Ocean I Stock 000004308383 Large Ocean
    Organisation
    City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    Title

    Become Ocean

    Description

    Including Sibelius’ The Tempest – Prelude, 7’

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    Organisation
    Birmingham Repertory Theatre
    Title

    King Lear

    Description

    As King Lear divides the kingdom between his daughters, family ties disintegrate, order disappears and the land slides into chaos

  • Cbso 25 26  May  Tchaikovsky  Fifth  Tasmin  Little  Chandos  Aug2013 C  B  Ealovega 2
    Organisation
    City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    Title

    Tchaikovsky’s Fifth

    Description

    Including Tchaikovsky’s gloriously uninhibited take on Shakespeare’s The Tempest

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    Organisation
    Ex Cathedra
    Title

    Shakespeare Odes

    Description

    Includes A Shakespeare Masque by Carol Ann Duffy and Sally Beamish (world premiere performances)

  • Cbso 4  Feb  Centre  Stage  Shakespeare  William  Shakespeare 2
    Organisation
    City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    Title

    The Seven Ages of Shakespeare

    Description

    There’s laughter in the air tonight, as Nicholas McGegan introduces four centuries of musical tributes to Shakespeare

  • Cbso 2  Jun  Centre  Stage  Nicholas  Mc Gegan  Peeps  Project 012
    Organisation
    City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    Title

    Nicholas McGegan with the CBSO Baroque Ensemble

    Description

    Songs and music inspired by William Shakespeare, including Purcell, Locke, Arne and others

  • Cbso 8  Jun  Italian  Laurence Announcement
    Organisation
    City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    Title

    Italian Symphony

    Description

    Including Dvořák’s Othello, 15′

  • Cbso 9  Jun  Ks2 Concerts 000130
    Organisation
    City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    Title

    KS2 Schools’ Concerts

    Description

    An hour-long schools concert for Key Stage 2 using the full CBSO and music by Mendelssohn, Britten, Walton and Prokofiev

  • Organisation
    The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
    Title

    All the World's A Stage

    Description

    Explore the world of Shakespeare and his contemporaries in this fascinating exhibition featuring paintings, sculpture, miniatures and works on paper.

  • Taming Of The  Shrew 688x458
    Organisation
    Birmingham Royal Ballet
    Title

    The Taming of the Shrew

    Description

    Head-strong Kate gives suitor Petruchio more than he bargained for in this frisky mix of comedy, romance and bravura dancing!

  • Cbso 18  Jun  Beethoven 7  Pieter  Wispelway 3132 C  Benjamin  Ealovega 2007
    Organisation
    City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    Title

    Beethoven's Seventh

    Description

    Including Weber’s Overture to Oberon, 10’

  • Shakespeare Triple 688x458
    Organisation
    Birmingham Royal Ballet
    Title

    Shakespeare triple bill

    Description

    A thrilling mix, including 'The Moor's Pavane' based on Othello, 'The Shakespeare Suite' and 'Wink' based on the Sonnets

  • Organisation
    City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    Title

    Falstaff

    Description

    Verdi’s uproarious operatic re-imagining of The Merry Wives of Windsor

  • Organisation
    Shakespeare Institute
    Title

    World Shakespeare Congress

    Description

    The World Shakespeare Congress brings together the most important figures in Shakespearean scholarship and performance from around the world

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    Organisation
    Library of Birmingham and the British Library
    Title

    Our Shakespeare exhibition

    Description

    Free exhibition on Shakespeare's life and legacy, drawing upon the collections of the Library of Birmingham and the British Library

  • The  Tempest 688x458
    Organisation
    Birmingham Royal Ballet
    Title

    The Tempest

    Description

    A mouth-watering production for ballet-goers, theatre fans and anyone excited by drama, spectacle and magic.