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PREVIEW: Flatpack Festival 2015, 19th-29th March ‘15

On Thursday 19th March, Flatpack Festival begins its annual ‘affectionate assault’ on Birmingham’s senses, running until 29th March. Tickets vary for each screening or event, with limited ‘Flatpass’ advance tickets available for  £80 – allowing entry to (nearly) everything on the festival programme. For further details about events & tickets, including online purchase points, visit http://flatpackfestival.org.uk/ […]

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BPREVIEW: Warpaint @ Institute Birmingham, Fri 20th Mar ‘15

On Friday 20thMarch, Warpaint come to the Birmingham Institute – performing their first date in a five date UK tour. Doors open at 6pm, tickets from £16 (advance). For further gig details & tickets, click here. N.B. This gig has been rescheduled from its original date of Dec 5th 2014 – previously purchased tickets will […]

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BPREVIEW: Ort Sings Nina Simone @ Ort Café, Fri 13th Mar ‘15

On Friday 13th March, Ort Cafe hosts Ort Sings Nina Simone. Doors open at 8pm, with admission charged at £5 (suggested donation) With all proceeds going to Dudley Mind, Ort Sings Nina Simone is a showcase of the artists’ best, performed by Abi Budgen, Amit Dattani, Eleanor Dattani, Sadie Roach, Kate Wilkins, Anne-Marie Allen & […]

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BPREVIEW: Sid Peacock & Surge Orchestra @ mac, Feb 7th ‘15

Sid Peacock comes to mac Theatre on Sat 7th Feb, bringing with him a twenty strong big band – Surge. In addition to adding further string players, Sid Peacock & Surge Orchestra will feature two musicians as soloists: pianist Steve Tromans and drummer Mark Sanders. Doors open at 8pm. Tickets are £12 (£10), available through […]

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BPREVIEW: Tell-Tale Heart, Edgar Allan Poe @ Spotted Dog (Digbeth), Fri 6th ’15

In celebration of his birthday (albeit a couple of weeks late), Tell-Tale Heart is an evening dedicated to Edgar Allan Poe. Held at the Spotted Dog (Digbeth) on Friday 6th Feb, the one off event will consist of readings, films and the occasional cupcake to honor the literary figurehead. Doors open at 7:30pm with free entry […]

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