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The Pantomime

Despite being of advanced years, we both love the Panto. The annual Hippodrome panto is considered... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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All very good

we had a lovely evening. Nearby parking is great and really good value, a short walk through a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rugby, United Kingdom
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Birmingham Hippodrome is an independent, not-for-profit, registered charity. The unsubsidised Hurst Street based venue averages over 500,000 visits annually making it the most popular single auditorium in the UK. With no public revenue funding, it...more
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Hurst Street | Southside, Birmingham B5 4TB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Despite being of advanced years, we both love the Panto. The annual Hippodrome panto is considered the best in the UK for a good reason. The cast and production is always brilliant. We have been going for many years and have never failed to enjoy...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DigitalAlan
Reviewed 3 days ago

we had a lovely evening. Nearby parking is great and really good value, a short walk through a clean and safe area. The theatre facilities are well laid out and accessible, the staff were super friendly. The show was great, Kinky Boots - highly recommended,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank chubchubbanana
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

went to see kinky boots. sat in stalls, row N. fab seats and execellent show. cast were brill, songs fab and view great. would recommend.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank 177lisae
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been several times, it is for me the nicest theatre in Birmingham, we always book the lounge, extremely attentive service and nice nibbles. Lovely to relax before the show and during the interval and not queue for toilets.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Louise S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to see Peter Pan here and it was excellent. I was sat quite far back from the stage but still had a perfect view. The staff here are doing an excellent job. Understandably there are many people packed in a small space but...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sophieab23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So went to see a show,Great show great fun many people around seating is fine and everything is clean If you need accessible seating you just ask at the box office and they will help you as much as they can if you need to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LORIAN65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful theatre, we had seats in the stalls row W so quite far back but we still had a great view of the whole set. The ballet was beautiful very suitable for a young audience as well with some very funny moments provided by...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank emilyfitzh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were in a royal box which was lovely as we could watch the orchestra the only thing i would criticise is they were performing to the right of the stage so couldn't see unless i hung over the box my suggestion would be to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 321hesh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This theatre gives ever seat a full uninterrupted view wherever you are seated. Acoustics are first class.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank David W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Hippodrome to see the pantomime Peter Pan. The experience on the whole was a good one. The show was fantastic, the staff were helpful and polite, the cleanliness of the theatre was excellent and depite having to queue for the toilet they...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank wreeves70
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Anita N
8 March 2019|
Response from Julie W |
?? Yes, it’s there.
5 March 2019|
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Response from ImTheWitch |
These seats may have a restricted view.
Deborah A
4 February 2019|
Response from Poby68 | Reviewed this property |
I believe to sit closer to the front and stage so a better view