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BAB, WE'RE BACK! 16 - 22 OCTOBER 2017

Sneaky Peak at some of the Festival

We all know the mac is back, but you can now grab the Spring 2011 brochure which features Fierce and Flatpack. Our partnership with mac will see two performances on Wednesday 23 March…

Sheila Ghelani performs Rat, Rose, Bird.

Rat, Rose, Bird is a mediation on farewells, departures, long journeys and the hunt.

Image by Briony Campbell

Click the link to book tickets.

plan b

In advance of the festival Daniel Belasco-Rogers and Sophia New have installed two drawings displayed in the Terrace Gallery. Since 2007 the artists have been recording everywhere they go with GPSs, these are a record of everywhere that they went in their chosen home town of Berlin in 2009.

For the festival Dan and Sophia are inviting the walkers of Birmingham to help make a living map of Birmingham by wearing a GPS for 24 hours in advance of their performance lecture on Wednesday 23 March at 7pm at mac. GPSs are available now from mac Sales & Information or for more information click here.

You can also book tickets for the performance lecture here.

This was co-commissioned by mac and supported by DCD.

Elsewhere…

The Irrepressibles: Mirror Mirror

As part of our launch event, we’re extremely pleased to be partnering with Town Hall Birmingham to host The Irrepressibles on Tuesday 22 March, 8pm.

The 10-piece performance orchestra, led by Jamie McDermott on vocals and guitar, create ‘art pop’ that iconoclastically collides musical styles with iconic visual moments into a truly post-modern expression of sound.

‘An enchantingly theatrical pop extravaganza.’ The Sunday Times

This weekend The Irrepressibles are playing at The Barbican and then to Birmingham for this performance.

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