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Birmingham Hippodrome


2 for 1 on Behind the Scenes Tours and discounted ticket offers


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For Behind the Scenes Tours  call the Box Office on 0844 338 5000 and quote ‘BRUMPIC17’  or enter code online when booking.

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Get 2 for 1 on Birmingham Hippodrome’s Behind the Scenes tours and discover the world behind the curtain. 

Knowledgeable guides will share captivating stories from the theatre’s past as you explore this fascinating building. You will also meet a technician who will explain just what it takes to get a show onto our stage.

Please note the tour does not include access to the Hippodrome stage due to the different needs of each production.

Tours take place at 10.30am & 11am on the following dates:
Sat 10 Feb, Sat 10 Mar, Sat 14 Apr, Sat 12 May, & Sat 9 Jun


The UK’s most popular single theatre, welcoming on average 500,000 visitors annually and showcasing the best musicals, opera, ballet, international dance, comedy as well as the world’s biggest pantomime.

Birmingham Hippodrome is home to Birmingham Royal Ballet and DanceXchange and presents all of Welsh National Opera’s repertoire. Alongside The Lowry and Sadler’s Wells, the Hippodrome is also part of The Movement, a dance producing partnership.

Besides the main auditorium, the Patrick Centre is a 200 seat studio theatre space for dance and movement and the Circle Restaurant is an award-winning venue for pre-show dining and afternoon tea.

As one of the most successful theatres in the world, the Hippodrome is perfectly placed to expand its reach, deepen engagement and make a big difference to people’s lives. The Hippodrome CREATIVE programme offers outstanding opportunities in schools and colleges and across the community, as well as bringing to life spectacular outdoor events.


All Public Enquiries

Tel: 0844 338 5000*

Calls cost 4.5p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge

Venue Information

Birmingham Hippodrome
Hurst Street
B5 4TB

Tickets Sales open 10am – 8pm on performance days. 10am – 6pm on non-performance days.


Terms and Conditions

  • Select 2 full price tickets when booking online and the 50% discount will be applied at checkout with code BRUMPIC17
  • Discount applies to 2 tour tickets per Culture Card holder. 
  • 2 for 1 offer available on Behind the Scenes tour only (usual price £8). Not available on tour with food included.
  • Tours require a minimum of 8 people. We will offer you an alternative date for your tour if there are not sufficient numbers to go ahead on the date you have selected.
  • Tours are subject to capacity. 
  • No exchanges and no cash alternative.
  • Birmingham Hippodrome reserves the right to withdraw this offer at any time.