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Birmingham Repertory Theatre Company

Birmingham Repertory Theatre Company, founded by Sir Barry Jackson in 1913, is one of Britain's leading producing theatre companies. Commissioning and producing new work lies at the core of their programme and over the last five years the company has produced more than 130 new plays.

The majority of work that Birmingham Repertory Theatre Company creates for its three auditoria in Birmingham – The HOUSE (825-seat), The DOOR (140-seat) and the new 300-seat theatre, The STUDIO – has a future life through touring nationally and internationally and by transferring to other regional theatres and commercially into the West End.

Funding awards

  • 2012-2013: £1,823,385
  • 2013-2014: £1,865,323
  • 2014-2015: £1,913,821

Video feed

Rebecca Trailer

The official tour trailer for the renowned Kneehigh Theatre's new production of Daphne du Maurier's classic story, Rebecca, playing here at The REP from 27 April to 2 May. Find out more and book tickets at http://bit.ly/1zyqneP

Half-Baked - Trailer

Trailer for Half-Baked, which opens at Birmingham Repertory Theatre on Monday 9 March, for one night only! Half-Baked is a funny, moving, and bittersweet new play about unemployment, uncertain futures, and unreliable ovens. The New Wolsey Theatre, Birmingham Repertory Theatre and Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse are in partnership to create new productions using young theatre makers. They will become the writers, devisors, actors and producers of theatre for young people by young people.

Interview with Tessa Walker (Back Down)

Tessa Walker, Director of Steven Camden's new play, Back Down, talks about the play. Steven has crafted a must-see coming-of-age story that plays at The REP from 26 February to 7 March before embarking on a national tour. For more information and to book tickets, visit www.birmingham-rep.co.uk Let us know your thoughts - #BackDownUK

Interview with Steven Camden (Back Down)

Interview with writer of Back Down, Steven Camden, also known as the award-winning spoken-word artist, Polarbear. Steven has crafted a must-see coming-of-age story that plays at The REP from 26 February to 7 March 2015, before embarking on a national tour. For more information and to book tickets, visit www.birmingham-rep.co.uk. Let us know your thoughts - #BackDownUK

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Back Down Trailer

Back Down is the debut play by Steven Camden, also known as the award-winning spoken word artist, Polarbear. Back Down plays at Birmingham Repertory Theatre from 26 February to 7 March before embarking on a UK Tour. For more information and to book tickets, visit www.birmingham-rep.co.uk

Audience Reactions To Harvey

See what audiences have to say about Harvey, running at Birmingham Repertory Theatre until 21 February. To book, visit http://bit.ly/1qne7dz

The Honey Man Teaser Trailer

The Honey Man at Birmingham Repertory Theatre from 16 to 21 February 2015 Book your tickets online - http://www.birmingham-rep.co.uk/ Call our box office - 0121 236 4455 Visit http://thehoneyman.org/ for more information Spread the word - #TheHoneyManUK “What gives you the right to think you understand my life? Wisdom? Is that it?” In a derelict cottage on the grounds of an English country manor house, ageing Caribbean recluse, Honey Man, tries in vain to save his colony of bees. His life is set to change when fiery teenage heiress Misty charges into his world and challenges all he knows. The two clash in a funny and painful war of words but an unlikely friendship develops before events take a dramatic turn when an antique painting reveals a secret that connects their lives in ways they could never have imagined. Acclaimed Birmingham writer and actor Tyrone Huggins plays the title role in this sharp and compelling play featuring innovative digital projection and an atmospheric soundscape. Trailer created by Steven Bryant UK TOUR DATES: 24 Feb - Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton 01902 321321 | http://wlv.ticketsolve.com/ 27 Feb - Stamford Arts Centre 01780 763203 | http://www.stamfordartscentre.com/ 3 – 4 Mar - The Albany, Deptford 020 8692 4446 | http://www.thealbany.org.uk/ 10 Mar - St George’s Theatre, Great Yarmouth 01493 331484 | http://www.stgeorgestheatre.com/ 11 Mar - Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds 01284 769505 | http://www.theatreroyal.org/ 12 - 13 Mar - Pegasus Theatre, Oxford 01865 812150 | http://www.pegasustheatre.org.uk/ 17 Mar - The Old Town Hall, Hemel Hempstead 01442 228091 | https://toth.dacorum.gov.uk/theatre 18 Mar - Bernie Grant Arts Centre, Tottenham 020 8365 5450 | http://www.berniegrantcentre.co.uk/ 19 Mar - Carriageworks Theatre, Leeds 0113 224 3801 | http://www.leeds.gov.uk/carriageworks/

Harvey Trailer

Official trailer for Harvey, the Pulitzer Prize winning comedy starring James Dreyfus and Maureen Lipman, which plays here at The REP from 6 to 21 February before transferring to the West End. Book now at http://bit.ly/1qne7dz

The Unknown Male Creative Team Discuss The Show

The creative team of Unknown Male discuss the show.

The BFG Trailer

Official trailer for The BFG, which plays here at The REP until 24 January. Book now at http://bit.ly/1xsXQev

All My Sons Trailer

Official trailer for All My Sons by Arthur Miller, the latest play from Talawa Theatre Company, which plays here at The REP from 24 to 28 March. Book now at http://bit.ly/1yjffaj

Peter Pan Goes Wrong Trailer

Official trailer for Peter Pan Goes Wrong, the latest play from the award-winning company Mischief Theatre (winners of the WhatsOnStage Best New Comedy Award for The Play That Went Wrong), which plays here at The REP from 27 January to 1 February. Book now at http://bit.ly/12eY2Bv

Janet Suzman Discussing Solomon And Marion

Janet Suzman will be performing in Lara Foot's poignant play, Solomon And Marion at The REP from 16 October to 1 November. Tickets can be bought online at http://www.birmingham-rep.co.uk/ or over the phone by calling our box office on 0121 236 4455.

Of Mice and Men Trailer

Interviews with the director and some of the cast of our new production of Of Mice And Men, which plays here at The REP from 10 October to 1 November. To buy tickets or to find out more, visit http://bit.ly/1usGdaU

Audience Reactions to The Kite Runner

See what audiences have to say about The Kite Runner, running at Birmingham Repertory Theatre until 4 October.

Charlene James talks about the world premiere of Tweet Tweet

Charlene James, writer of Tweet Tweet, talks about her brand new play, the inspiration behind it and how the rehearsal process has been. For more information visit birmingham-rep.co.uk

Audience Reactions To Rudy's Rare Records

See what audiences have to say about Rudy's Rare Records, running at Birmingham Repertory Theatre until 20 September.

Natasha Godfrey and Lorna Gayle on Rudy's Rare Records - Part 2

Natasha Godfrey (playing Tasha) and Lorna Gayle (playing Doreen) from Rudy's Rare Records tell us why they would recommend the show to a friend. To book tickets visit http://www.birmingham-rep.co.uk/event/rudys-rare-records/

Natasha Godfrey and Lorna Gayle on Rudy's Rare Records - Part 1

Natasha Godfrey (playing Tasha) and Lorna Gayle (playing Doreen) talk about the world premiere of Rudy's Rare Records, which plays at The REP from 4 - 20 September. Book now and find out more at http://www.birmingham-rep.co.uk/event/rudys-rare-records/

#LoveTheREP - Celebrating A Dramatic 12 Months

As we draw the curtain on year one back in our building, we reflect on a beautifully dramatic 12 months. For more information on our new season visit birmingham-rep.co.uk #lovetherep

Larrington Walker and Joivan Wade on Rudy's Rare Records

Larrington Walker (playing Rudy) and Joivan Wade (playing Richie) talk about the world premiere of Rudy's Rare Records, which plays at The REP from 4 - 20 September. Book now and find out more at http://www.birmingham-rep.co.uk/event/rudys-rare-records/

Joivan Wade on Mandem On The Wall club night

Joivan Wade from Mandem On TheWall talks about our upcoming club night on Saturday 6 September in the Studio at The REP. Book now and find out more at http://www.birmingham-rep.co.uk/event/late-night-music-i/

Danny Robins & Lenny Henry discuss Rudy's Rare Records

Writer Danny Robins and Co-creator Lenny Henry talk about the story and reggae music in Rudy's Rare Records, which has its world premiere at Birmingham Repertory Theatre from 4 - 20 September.

Lenny Henry talks about Rudy's Rare Records

Lenny Henry talks about starring in Birmingham Repertory Theatre's upcoming production Rudy's Rare Records, playing from 4 - 20 September.

Othello Official Theatre Trailer

Frantic Assembly and Theatre Royal Plymouth's production of Shakespere's Othello plays at The REP from 12 - 15 November as part of a UK tour. For more information visit http://www.birmingham-rep.co.uk/event/othello/

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Birmingham Repertory Theatre Company
Centenary Square
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