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Birmingham Hippodrome

With an illustrious history dating back to 1899, Birmingham Hippodrome is the city’s premier theatre, drawing an average annual audience of over half a million people from across the city, region and beyond.  It is renowned as a cultural focal point and offers over 350 live performances each year, showcasing a diverse programme of musicals, dance, opera, ballet, drama and comedy, plus the world’s biggest pantomime and seeks to provide the best possible theatre experience to audiences of all ages, backgrounds and abilities.  Today it stands as the UK’s busiest single theatre. 

We offer both Audio descriptions and touch tours for the majority of our shows including ballet and opera!  We also welcome assistance dogs – who can either be allocated to the most appropriate seating for you or make adequate provision to care for your dog during the performance.

For more information please contact our Box Office on 0844 338 5000 or email access@birminghamhippodrome.com

We also subscribe to Good Food Talks – to enhance you visit to the theatre our  Circle Restaurant, StageSide bar and bistro and Deli Bar on level 2 of the theatre are proud to be involved with Good Food Talks
Good Food Talks.

If you have trouble reading the menu when you go to a restaurant, then Good Food Talks can help. The web app makes restaurant menus accessible to absolutely everybody, regardless of visual impairment. It works on both wide screen and mobile phones and is also fully optimised for screen readers.

For more information visit goodfoodtalks.com

We offer Audio Described performances for all our productions in Stratford-upon-Avon.Audio Description is a live verbal commentary providing information on the visual elements of a production. The description is delivered via a personal headset. The Audio Describers speak between the actors lines, so you won’t miss any of the dialogue.

We also run free Touch Tours before our Audio Described performances. The Audio Describer will take you on to the stage so you can get a feel for the space, and get close to the set, costumes and props used during the play.

 

Contact
Liz Leck
Address
Birmingham Hippodrome Limited
Hurst Street
Southside
Birmingham
B5 4TB
Telephone
0121 689 3064
Email
Web Site
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