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  • 11/02/19

    The Old Rep announces its Christmas show for 2019!

    The Old Rep are excited to announce that their Christmas show for 2019 will be The Snow Queen. The Hans Christian Andersen classic will run from Monday 18 November – Monday 30 December. This will be the fifth Christmas production produced alongside Birmingham Ormiston Academy (BOA).
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  • 08/02/19

    Our patron - Albert Finney

    It is with much regret that we announce the death of our Old Rep Theatre patron Albert Finney following a short illness. Finney made his professional debut at The Old Rep in 1957 in the production of Henry VI. And shortly returned after with actress June Brown in Macbeth in 1958. We are deep...
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  • 02/02/19

    New take on Kafka’s Metamorphosis starts tour at The Old Rep

    A fresh adaptation of Franz Kafka’s “disquieting tale of transformation” Metamorphosis is to start a UK tour at The Old Rep.
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  • 31/01/19

    We have been shortlisted for 4 awards!

    We're excited to share some great news with you all... we have been shortlisted in 4 categories in the What's On Readers' Awards 2019!
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  • 18/01/19

    The Old Rep Announces Associate Artists

    The Old Rep Theatre is excited to announce its Associate Artists for 2019-20. 
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  • 11/12/18

    Our Christmas Gift Guide

    Santa and his Elves have been working very hard with The Old Rep team over the past few weeks spreading the Christmas cheer with Pinocchio. And with only two weeks to go until Christmas, we have some amazing gift ideas. There really is something for everyone!
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  • 03/12/18

    We have been nominated for an award!

    Great news... we have been nominated for Audience Choice's Favourite Organisation by Fantastic For Families!
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  • 29/11/18

    The Verdicts are in...

    See what people have been saying about Pinocchio...
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  • 31/10/18

    Calling all teachers in Birmingham!

    We have teamed up with Free Radio Birmingham, to give teachers the chance to win a trip for their class to see Pinocchio at the Old Rep!
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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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