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Birmingham Opera Company

Unit 205, The Argent Centre 60 Frederick Street Birmingham B1 3HS

0121 212 4215
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Birmingham Opera Company is a theatre company which creates and stages opera in unpredictable and unusual places. Rather than working in conventional theatres, they conjure their theatres out of spaces used for other purposes or abandoned. Their flexible company experiments with space and acoustics and can be reinvented for each project, existing to make the art rather than the other way around.

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Stan’s Cafe Theatre Company

PO BOX 16044, Birmingham B16 6SG

0121 236 2273
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Stan’s Cafe is one of Britain’s foremost contemporary theatre companies, based in Birmingham, and famous for its strong international touring and experimental theatre in unusual locations.  In January 2009, the Theatre Company moved into a disused part of the A.E. Harris metal working factory in the Jewellery Quarter. Stan’s Cafe is a group of artists from a variety of disciplines, though primarily theatre practitioners, working under the artistic direction of James Yarker. The company consists of a core of long term collaborators and a range of associated artists. The line up changes according to the project being worked upon.

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The Blue Orange Theatre

118 Great Hampton Street Birmingham B18 6AD

0121 212 2643
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The Blue Orange Theatre is a professional producing theatre based in the Jewellery Quarter. They produce up to ten in house productions per year as well as hosting visiting companies.  They also hold regular classes, workshops and events for both adults and children.

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Did You Know that?...

Fact

The hit BBC TV show ‘Hustle’ was shot on location in the Jewellery Quarter.

Fact

BDG in Northwood Street makes the cutlery for Cunard’s first-class lounges.