Town Hall/Symphony Hall Listings

Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers

Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers

Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers

The UK’s longest established taiko ensemble bring their modern and theatrical full-length concert to Birmingham Town Hall on 20th September, promising precise choreography, dramatic lighting, and thundering percussion. Tickets £19, on sale now.

The Straits

The Straits

The Straits

Alan Clark, Phil Palmer & Chris White from Dire Straits perform greatest hits from the band’s much loved catalogue live on stage at Symphony Hall on 3rd October. Tickets £19.50, £29.50, £39.50, on sale now.

Birmingham Comedy Festival

Various venues including Town Hall & Symphony Hall Birmingham

Andy Parsons: Gruntled (7th October, Town Hall) and Stephen Merchant (17th and 18th October) bookend the festival’s 10th programme this year

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Justin Moorhouse: Live

Radio presenter, film and TV actor and award winning comedian Justin Moorhouse – reportedly Jimmy Carr’s favourite – brings his show to Birmingham Town Hall for the first time on 19th October. Tickets £15, on sale now.

Toumani Diabate
Toumani Diabate, WOMAD 2006, Las Palmas © Alec Smart
Kora virtuoso and one of the hottest world music stars to come out of Africa Toumani Debate performs in this rare and intimate Birmingham concert at the Town Hall on 4th November. Tickets £21.50, on sale now.

The Hollies: 50th Anniversary Tour

The Hollies will be performing at Symphony Hall on 8th March 2012. Expect a night featuring that hallmark sound of tight, clean vocal harmonies on classics such as The Air That I Breathe and He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother. Tickets £19.50, £24.50, £27.50, on sale now.

Spaghetti Western Orchestra

Five comic maestros and over 100 instruments bring Ennio Morricone scores such as The Good, The Bad and The Ugly and For A Few Dollars More to life on stage at Birmingham Town Hall on 16th March 2012. Tickets £18.50, £19.50, on sale 10am Friday 19 August.

For further details contact the Town Hall/Symphony Hall box office on  0121 780 3333 or visit the website here