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  • 10/10/18

    A New Patron for The Old Rep

    The Old Rep are pleased to announce a new Patron for the historic venue: actor, adventurer and raconteur, Brian Blessed OBE. Blessed recently visited the venue 60 years after he first arrived in the city to join the Birmingham Repertory Company. Continuing the theatre’s celebrations of the...
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  • 01/10/18

    We have been shortlisted for Venue of the Year 2018

    We are delighted to have been nominated for 'Venue of the Year' in the Birmingham Awards 2018.
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  • 27/09/18

    Cast and creative team announced for Pinocchio

    The Old Rep is delighted to announce the professional cast and creative team as they bring Pinocchio to life this Christmas. Pinocchio runs from 17 November through to 30 December and is the fourth Christmas production produced by Birmingham Ormiston Academy (BOA).
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  • 20/09/18

    The Old Rep to feature in upcoming film Stan And Ollie

    Last year was an exciting year for The Old Rep as we were one of the filming locations for the upcoming blockbuster Stan And Ollie.
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  • 13/08/18

    Old meets New in a grand tour of Birmingham’s home-grown theatres

    Birmingham Repertory Theatre and The Old Rep today announce an exciting collaboration that sees the two theatres join together to present the ultimate theatre tour, Rep to REP.
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  • 08/08/18

    UK's Most Welcoming Theatre - Voting is now open!

    We are delighted to have been nominated for the 'Most Welcoming Theatre' in the West Midlands region on behalf of UK Theatre. 
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  • 16/07/18

    Winners announced - Old Rep Raffle

    On Friday 13 July we announced the winners of our Old Rep Raffle. If you missed it, get your tickets at the ready and check below...
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  • 15/06/18

    Frantic: Ignition is back!

    No fear. No holding back.  Are you male? Aged 16-20? Determined? Energetic? Then this opportunity is for you!
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  • 14/06/18

    Our patron Toyah Willcox visits The Old Rep

    A friend of The Old Rep and patron Toyah Willcox visited us on Friday 8 June to see her dedicated seat plaque in our auditorium.
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  • 11/06/18

    The Old Rep Raffle 2018

    We believe such an iconic venue should not only survive but thrive and, to this end, the team here are pulling together to raise money for the venue's upkeep and to support our year-round programme of performances, workshops and training programmes. We are hosting a Grand Prize Draw with all pro...
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  • 15/05/18

    The Old Rep Launches First Summer School

    The Old Rep in Birmingham launches its first ever Summer School for 7-16 year olds. Taking place over a week (Monday 20 – Saturday 25 August) this fun and intensive experience will give participants a chance to improve their singing, dancing and acting skills then show them all off in a public...
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  • 09/05/18

    Patron Brian Cox honoured by The Old Rep

    Earlier this month, Birmingham’s The Old Rep welcomed their patron Brian Cox to the theatre to be presented with a dedicated seat plaque honouring his remarkable career and achievements in the arts. Continuing the celebrations of The Old Rep’s 105th anniversary, the team have installed a...
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