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  • 01/11/19

    ORT Reporter: Jesus Christ Superstar (BITA)

    BITA took Jesus Christ Superstar into the modern day, bringing a high energy production to The Old Rep Theatre performed by talented local youngsters, immersed in an artistic set and full of creative special effects throughout to a sell-out audience.
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  • 24/10/19

    ORT Report: Up, Up and Away

    Up, Up and Away is a magical, creative and surprising performance for anyone of any ages. It’s a story where a young boy named Joe was so interested in the performing arts section of life, he fulfilled it with books and stories, and was intrigued what the next book may hold. No one understands...
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  • 10/10/19

    ORT Report: Private Peaceful

    Whether the story is a childhood favourite or completely new to you, this performance of ‘Private Peaceful’ is a must-see, guaranteed to have you leave the theatre feeling a burning desire to help the characters. Based on Michael Morpurgo's iconic novel of the same title, it i...
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  • 04/10/19

    ORT Report: Crimes On The Coast

    In the calm seaside breeze, an inexplicable killing event breaks the evening sleepiness and drags you into a hilarious horror mystery invited by the multi-award-winning theatre company New Old Friends. Inspired by detective writers such as Agatha Christie, Noel Coward and PG Wodehouse, this is...
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  • 20/08/19

    Youth Theatre Announcement

    The Old Rep Theatre are delighted to announce that we will be working in partnership with practitioners from Bostin’ Creative.
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  • 16/07/19

    ORT Report: BOA These Violent Delights

    This modernised Shakespearean tragedy will have you laughing, crying, and reflecting on the devastating crime that still prevails. Birmingham Ormiston Academy’s production of Othello, performed by the year twelve acting students, was of the utmost entertainment.
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  • 10/07/19

    ORT Report: BOA Raising the Barre

    The Year 12 Dance pathway students at Birmingham Ormiston Academy put on a stunning, two-night performance, which showcased their talents as a year group. Raising the Barre was packed with a range of different styles - from urban, to ballet, to jazz and many more – making for an extremely enjo...
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  • 24/06/19

    ORT Report:BYT Guys and Dolls

    A light hearted, hilarious show, that will ensure everyone leaves the theatre grinning from ear to ear.
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  • 18/04/19

    ORT Report: Romeo and Juliet

    Shakespeare’s classic tragic love story – Romeo and Juliet – placed in a medieval setting. The National Production Company takes the universally recognised tale of ‘star-crossed lovers’, first published in 1597, and makes it an entertaining and enjoyable experience f...
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  • 11/04/19

    ORT Report: BOA Year 13 Musical Theatre: The Phantom of the Opera

    "This show featured impactful choreography, outstanding vocals and gripping acting throughout"
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  • 29/01/19

    ORT Report: Enron

    "A truly brilliant show that will leave your mind whirring."
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  • 18/01/19

    ORT Report - BYT: Snow White

    There is a special something about pantomimes that keep audiences wanting more and more. From the moment the curtain rises, us audience members love to be immersed in that familiar comfort that is pantomime, from the typical ‘he’s behind you!’ to traditional Pantomime dames. Birmin...
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