Wed 22nd & Thurs 23rd May 8pm
“What does one see, when looking into the eyes of a monster?" You are invited to revel in the freakish delights of Dr Frankenstein’s Travelling Freak Show! Take your seat and observe as a lobster mind reader, a bearded lady and a chimpanzee retell Mary Shelly's Frankenstein through the debauched and twisted eyes of one cynical raconteur.
Friday 24th May – Friday 7th June
Birmingham Architecture Festival 2013 are extremely excited to be presenting photographic exhibitions byrenowned architectural photographer Richard Southall and up and coming photographer Ilona Zielinska.
Saturday 25th May 9:30am-5:30pm
You will be taught how a pinhole camera works and get to build your very own camera. Once built, you'll be free to take photographs of Architecture in the area, which you will then develop in the dark room.
Thurs 30th May 8pm
It’s the 1940s and finally the war is over. Come & help us decide the fate of our young loves & old tinkers through the aftermath of war. Ballrooms, men in uniform, ration books and sing songs around the piano!
Saturday 1st June from 4pm
A day of short plays from the MRes Playwriting Studies students. Buy a ticket for just £5 and see as many plays as you want from 4pm-9:30pm!
From 10th June – 16th August
A range of mixed media works will be exhibited by artist Marie Wood. Her exhibition, Mind's Eye, consists of a variety of oil paintings, collages, drawings, and mixed media sculptures.
Sat 15th June 2:30pm & 7:30pm
Stripped Down are back with this hilarious sequel to Our Kylie's Gettin' Wed! Having tackled and survived the family wedding, this is what happens next- the "having a baby" stage. Whether you have children, are going to have children or are terrified of having children, ‘Our Kylie's Havin’ a Bab’ will make you laugh with empathy, solidarity or relief...
Mon 17th June 7:30pm
In the CLUB ROOM!
Join us for our monthly networking and scratch performance night! It’s open to all producers, writers, performers, actors, directors, technicians, designers, theatre companies, arts administrators, stage management, theatre well-wishers...
Thurs 20th- Sun 23rd June
Join the OJS Musical Theatre Company in an intimate evening showcasing the best from well known shows and those just hitting the West End!
Thurs 27th June 8pm
What does it take to create a successful soap? Dozens of writers? Months of planning? Millions of pounds? Not if you’re Foghorn Improv! In this show we will create a gripping improvised soap opera from start to finish, using nothing but audience suggestions!
Every Tuesday in July!
7pm FREE in the Club Room
When we were growing up Disney sold us the dream of the handsome Prince in his castle. In this modern age of dating, it seems we will never find L.O.V.E. But that shouldn't stop us trying. a pro-active, aspirational and uplifting look on how to find the man of your dreams and release your inner #princesspower by following the examples of our favourite modern day Princesses.
Thurs 25th July 8pm
This July, the hills are alive with the sound of music as Foghorn will be ‘Singing in the Fog.’ Join us as we create a musical spectacle from nothing but your suggestions! All singing, all dancing (well, perhaps not the dancing bit), musical feast for the eyes and ears.
3rd-7th September 7:30pm & 2:30pm (7th only)
Tell Me About Your Ex is an exciting, brand new theatrical experience where the audience is the author! Funny, scary, sad and uplifting; this is a play for everyone who has been in love - or still is.
Thurs 12th- Sat 14th September
Internationally ignored song stylist Hedwig Robinson, a fourth-wall smashing, East German Rock 'n' Roll goddess tells her story in the form of a rock gig/stand-up routine backed by the hard-rocking band "The Angry Inch". “The most wholly rounded piece of ROCK theatre I have seen in years” - David Bowie
Saturday 19th October 7:30pm
Come and join us for a night out with a difference; this is belly dance - but not as you know it. At open stage nights we encourage everyone, whether they are first-time performers, up and coming names, or more well-known dance groups like Urban Tarab’s residents, Pedralta World Fusion Belly Dance.
The OJS Musical Theatre Company are pleased to announce their second full length musical- RENT! This incredible rock opera tells the story of one year in the life of a group of bohemians struggling in modern day East Village, New York struggling with love, life and loss in one truly powerful story.
Why not book a table before your show and enjoy a 2 course meal from our new theatre menu? Click here for more info
Sundays 1-3pm; Last Wed of every month 7.30pm
Enjoy our jazz sessions with the best emerging talent in the West Midlands