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The Old Rep Theatre

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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The Mersey Beatles

First visit to the theater and its really a lovely building with a great view of the stage from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
davejr2018
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Lovely 1st time experience at the 'Old Rep'

‘Metamorphosis’ by ‘Franz Kafka’ is one of my all-time favourite books. When I heard that a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Azhar C
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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The Old Rep is an elegant, intimate venue in the heart of Birmingham's city centre, dedicated to providing the public with a variety of high quality theatre, comedy and musical performances. Established in 1913 as the original home of Birmingham...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First visit to the theater and its really a lovely building with a great view of the stage from wherever you are sitting. The Mersey Beatles are very talented musicians and although the first half was not to my own personal liking (latter Beatles era)...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

‘Metamorphosis’ by ‘Franz Kafka’ is one of my all-time favourite books. When I heard that a theatre production with a more modern reworking was playing at the ‘Old Rep Theatre’ in Birmingham, I jumped at the chance of acquiring 4 tickets for my family. We...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Azhar C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Birmingham Old Rep is a beautiful building with great behind the scenes tours. If you're watching Hal Cruttenden too then your visit is perfect.

Date of experience: February 2019
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TheOldRep, Box Office Assistant at The Old Rep Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Martin for your lovely review. We will pass your kind comments on to our team. We love our beautiful building too! We hope to see you again soon at The Old Rep.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time visiting this theatre and was very impressed. Its not a large theatre, but what it lacks in size it makes up for in character. The seating is great, very good views it seems from any vantage point (we were sat in the 3rd...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Chris B
TheOldRep, Box Office Assistant at The Old Rep Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Chris for your lovely review. We will pass your kind comments on to our team. We hope to see you again soon at The Old Rep!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great night in this old interment theatre The theatre is good and welcoming Its small which is nice Would go to this theatre again and even look to see whats on

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sharon H
TheOldRep, Box Office Assistant at The Old Rep Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Sharon for your lovely review. We will pass your kind comments on to our team. We hope to see you again soon at The Old Rep!

Reviewed 4 February 2019

On Thursday 29th November, I went to see 'Pinocchio' at the Birmingham Rep. It was a live performance, showcasing the traditional Italian story. During the performance, many drama techniques were used, such as the use of lightning, tone and body language. I have been to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

Fantastic show lovely stuff always made welcome Staff nothing's too much trouble always willing to help will check that everything is ok cannot recommend this theatre enough.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank smartin369
TheOldRep, Manager at The Old Rep Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2019

Thank you for your lovely review, we will pass your comments on to our team. We hope to see you again in 2019!

Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

A beautiful theatre with great views no matter where you sit. A funny bright fast paced production which we thoroughly enjoyed. The BOA students were mega fantastic and worked so hard in their supporting roles. Lovely to see families with children absolutely enthralled in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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TheOldRep, Manager at The Old Rep Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2019

Thanks Angela for your lovely review. We will pass your kind comments on to our team. We hope to see you again soon at The Old Rep!

Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

Fantastic production in a great little theatre. Great main characters supported by a great set of support actors from BOA

Date of experience: December 2018
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TheOldRep, Manager at The Old Rep Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2019

Thanks for five stars Gareth. We will pass your lovely comments on to our team, we hope to see you very soon!

Reviewed 28 December 2018

What a lovely beautiful theatre and such value for money. We watched Pinocchio. Such a wonderful production. Support this little gem of a theater.

Date of experience: December 2018
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TheOldRep, Manager at The Old Rep Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2019

Thanks for five stars! We will pass your lovely comments on to the rest of the team, we hope to see you again this year!

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Carlos C
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Hi Carlos, The closest car parks to the theatre are the NCP New Street car park on St Jude's Passage, and the underground car park on Dudley Street. which is £1.50 for one hour. There is also on street parking available... More
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