Arts Events

Information on the latest Arts events in Birmingham, featuring performing art, comedy, dance, music, theatre and art exhibitions.

An Creative Debate on State Surveillance

‘Following on from the success of their first open discussion event ‘The Fear of The Immigrants’ – The second Hubb Debate looks at another thorny issue that… Read more »

HAÇIENDA CLASSICAL visits Rainbow Open Air Arena

MIKE PICKERING & GRAEME PARK PERFORM WITH THE MANCHESTER CAMERATA ORCHESTRA SPECIAL GUESTS – PETER HOOK & THE LIGHT PERFORMING ELECTRONIC NEW ORDER SET Having sold out… Read more »

Hal Cruttenden Tour visits Brum 14th May

The hugely talented stand up Hal Cruttenden has announced the second part of his critically acclaimed ‘Straight Outta Cruttenden’ tour that is extending into 2016. After 23… Read more »

A night of music at Centrala

A night of music and performance from the duo Leaver (Bulgaria) a drone duo formed by Angel Simitchiev (Mytrip, Dayin) and Daniel Donchov (Expectations) As part of… Read more »

New TV Show to showcase local musicians

Big Centre TV is airing “Meet The Artists” every Saturday at 9PM from 09/04/16. The show focuses on interviewing national as well as local Birmingham grime and… Read more »

Flatpack Film Festival: 19th – 24th April

The tenth festival is nigh. Having been lovingly crafted for your discovery and delight, the full programme is now on sale, so dive in and enjoy. Kicking… Read more »

Drink and Draw at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery

Drink and Draw at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery

As part of the Birmingham Comics Festival, Drink and Draw returns to Brum! Join fellow doodlers in the Edwardian Tearooms at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery for… Read more »

Best Birmingham Arts for April and May

April and May offer some great art stuff to stare at, including the consistently brilliant Flatpack Film Festival, celebrating ten years of filmy goodness in the city…. Read more »

Nadafilm brings The Graduate to life with Live Music

Nadafilm brings The Graduate to life with Live Music

nada [naad]: mystic sound; subtle sound accompanied by an effulgence. Nadafilm brings live music to the world of iconic films. Seminal soundtracks are bought to life by… Read more »

Take a social enterprise-themed bicycle tour of Digbeth

Take a social enterprise-themed bicycle tour of Digbeth

Join iSE for a social enterprise-themed bicycle tour of Digbeth led by a local historian Richard Trengrouse. Discover more about the area and the people who shaped… Read more »

Demand for Dylan’s art sees Birmingham galleries release new works

Demand for Dylan’s art sees Birmingham galleries release new works

Hand signed artwork from cultural icon Bob Dylan released at Birmingham’s two Castle Fine Art galleries Most popular artworks from ‘The Drawn Blank Series’ reimagined for new… Read more »

Groundbreaking Immigration Debate set to Interactive Music and Projected Visuals

“South Bank Award-Winning Artist, Mohammed Ali, curates a debate with a unique twist – Performance artists respond live to the conversation through music.” The Hubb Debate –… Read more »

Young Creatives to Showcase Films on Grand Central Media Eyes

Young Creatives to Showcase Films on Grand Central Media Eyes

Birmingham, March 2016: – Six months on since the launch of Grand Central Birmingham, one of the cities most talked about developments in decades; the centre provides… Read more »

Hannah Brackenbury brings solo show to Brum

Musical comedy performer Hannah Brackenbury will bring her solo show to Birmingham’s Wellington Hotel on Friday 22nd April as part of her first UK tour. Before embarking… Read more »

Trainspotting Play review by Maryam Snape

Trainspotting, In Your Face Theatre Company’s take on Irvine Welsh’s iconic story of the highs and lows of heroin addiction in late 1980s Leith in Edinburgh. When… Read more »