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The cast of Aladdin at the Royal Spa Centre in Leamington.

Review: Aladdin at the Royal Spa Centre in Leamington

Sarah Probert reviews Aladdin at the Royal Spa Centre in Leamington.

Gok Wan makes his panto debut in Birmingham

Gok Wan as the Man In The Mirror in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at Birmingham Hippodrome.
TV presenter Gok Wan makes his panto bow in Birmingham this year. He talks to Roz Laws .

Small acts of kindness make a big difference

Bernadette Russell stars in the show 366 Days of Kindness at the Birmingham Rep.
Bernadette Russell performed acts of generosity every day for a year. She tells Roz Laws how she got back far more than she gave.

Without a single prop or costume Dickens brought Scrooge to life

Clive Francis, who will be reading A Christmas Carol at Birmingham Town Hall.
Clive Francis celebrates the 160th anniversary of the first reading of A Christmas Carol at Birmingham’s Town Hall by Charles Dickens.

Review: Sleeping Beauty at The Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton

The full cast of Sleeping Beauty at The Grand Theatre
Richard Edmonds reviews Sleeping Beauty at The Grand Theatre in Wolverhampton.

News & Previews

Gok Wan as the Man In The Mirror in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at Birmingham Hippodrome.

Gok Wan makes his panto debut in Birmingham

TV presenter Gok Wan makes his panto bow in Birmingham this year. He talks to Roz Laws .

Small acts of kindness make a big difference

Bernadette Russell stars in the show 366 Days of Kindness at the Birmingham Rep.
Bernadette Russell performed acts of generosity every day for a year. She tells Roz Laws how she got back far more than she gave.

Without a single prop or costume Dickens brought Scrooge to life

Clive Francis, who will be reading A Christmas Carol at Birmingham Town Hall.
Clive Francis celebrates the 160th anniversary of the first reading of A Christmas Carol at Birmingham’s Town Hall by Charles Dickens.

Reviews

The cast of Aladdin at the Royal Spa Centre in Leamington.

Review: Aladdin at the Royal Spa Centre in Leamington

Sarah Probert reviews Aladdin at the Royal Spa Centre in Leamington.

Review: Sleeping Beauty at The Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton

The full cast of Sleeping Beauty at The Grand Theatre
Richard Edmonds reviews Sleeping Beauty at The Grand Theatre in Wolverhampton.

Review: Jack and the Beanstalk at the Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Iain Lauchlan as Dame Trott in Jack and the Beanstalk at the Belgrade Theatre.
Sarah Probert reviews Jack and the Beanstalk at Coventry's Belgrade Theatre.
Miracle in the Gorbals by Birmingham Royal Ballet

Review: Shadows of War, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Hippodrome

Beautiful dance, bright costumes and a company rising to the occasion, finds Richard Edmonds at Birmingham Hippodrome

Dame Gillian Lynne steps to it with Birmingham Royal Ballet

Dame Gillian Lynne in rehearsal with Birmingham Royal Ballet for Miracle in the Gorbals
One of ballet's grande dames has been helping Birmingham Royal Ballet revive a production as part of its Shadows of War triple bill. Roz Laws reports

138.com eyes Southside for new entertainment complex

Chaplin Court, in Hurst Street, where 138.com is hoping to build a new entertainment venue
Asian betting group submits plans to transform vacant office building into new betting shop, bar and restaurant venue
Miracle in the Gorbals by Birmingham Royal Ballet

Review: Shadows of War, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Hippodrome

Beautiful dance, bright costumes and a company rising to the occasion, finds Richard Edmonds at Birmingham Hippodrome

Dame Gillian Lynne steps to it with Birmingham Royal Ballet

Dame Gillian Lynne in rehearsal with Birmingham Royal Ballet for Miracle in the Gorbals
One of ballet's grande dames has been helping Birmingham Royal Ballet revive a production as part of its Shadows of War triple bill. Roz Laws reports

Major survey launched to discover how we enjoy arts and culture

Actress and writer Meera Syall
Actress Meera Syall MBE is backing the survey

Videos & Photos

Picture from 1905. Homes that were amongst the first to be built on the Bournville estate

Pictures: Bournville Village Trust opens archives to show town planning masterpiece

Portrait of Marguerite Mumford (Colour tinted print) Bombay 1937 by Bert Scott, which is part of The People of India exhibition at The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum in Coventry.

Coventry's Herbert Art Gallery opens its doors to an Indian photographic exhibition

Loves Labour's Lost by the Royal Shakespeare Company.

Review: Love's Labour's Lost at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon

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