What's On

Thu 3 - Sat 26 Apr, Theatre

LOLihull - Laugh Out Loud during April

Comedy & Variety

Laugh Out Loud during April...

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Sat 26 April, Theatre

Sing-A-Long-A Grease

Film & Talks

The brand new sing along screening of the classic film starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John ...

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Sat 26 April, Studio

Ben Hart Magician - The Outsider Tour

Comedy & Variety

Magician Ben Hart - The Outsider Tour. Join this fresh and talented magician on his national tour in the small scale Studio venue...

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Sat 26 April, Studio

Ben Hart - Magic Workshop

Family

A special hour-long workshop for future magicians...

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Mon 28 Apr - Sat 3 May, Theatre

Guys and Dolls

Theatre & Dance

Presented by Solihull On Stage ...

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Sat 3 May, Studio

Intrigue In Tangiers

Music

A sophisticated songwriting partnership and an articulate acoustic band ...

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Tue 6 May, Theatre

Brendan Shine

Music

Become part of the 'Shine Party' with the legendary Irish folk and country singer....

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Wed 7 May, Theatre

Inspired By...Live Flower Demo

Film & Talks

Live flower demonstration presented by Solihull Flower Club...

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Thu 8 May, Theatre

The Fureys & Davey Arthur

Music

Ever-green Irish folk group The Fureys return by popular demand with Davey Arthur...

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Fri 9 May, Theatre

I Love to Boogie - T-Rextasy

Music

Truly a rock 'n' roll concert for all ages - If you would like to know exactly what a Marc Bolan concert was like in the 1970s, this show is for you! ...

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Sun 11 May, Bushell Hall, Solihull School

The Mayor of Solihull's Last Night of the Solihull Proms

Other Venues

A traditional concert presented by the Mayor of Solihull...

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Tue 13 - Sat 17 May, Theatre

The Scarlet Pimpernel

Theatre & Dance

Presented by Solihull Theatre Company...

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Mon 19 May, Theatre

The Fryer Barnhart International All Stars hosted by Malcolm Stent

Music

Featuring George Huxley and hosted by Malcolm Stent...

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Mon 19 May - Mon 17 Nov, Studio

Tea Dance In The Studio

Join In

Friendly tea dance in the Studio...

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Wed 21 May, Theatre

Gypsy Fire

Music

Pure acoustic from Gypsy Fire...

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Thu 22 May, Theatre

A Celebration of Neil Diamond

Music

All the timeless hits of Neil Diamond in an unforgettable tribute night out for all ages...

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Fri 23 May, Theatre

Stars of Strictly - Pasha & Katya

Theatre & Dance

The ultimate show for any ‘Strictly’ fan!...

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Tue 27 May, Theatre

The Little Mermaid

Family

Presented by Ballet Theatre UK...

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Fri 30 May, Theatre

Old MacDonald Had a Farm

Family

Presented by the People's Theatre Company....

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Sat 31 May, Theatre

The Billy Fury Years

Music

Reliving arguably one of the most exciting times in modern popular music...

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Mon 2 June, Theatre

Carnaby Street - The Concert

Music

'Carnaby Street - The Concert' features the incredible hits of a decade that brought you the best rock and roll music of all time ...

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Wed 4 June, Theatre

The Blues Band

Music

The Blues Band return to Solihull with their latest set...

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Thu 5 June, Theatre

The Bohemians

Music

Taking you through the years of Queen’s Greatest Live Performances...

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Thu 5 June, Theatre

Matt Richardson - Hometown Hero Tour

Comedy & Variety

Rescheduled date of 5th June for this popular comedian...

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Fri 6 - Sat 7 Jun, Theatre

Let's Go To The Movies - Jayne Seymour School of Dance

Theatre & Dance

Dance show by Jayne Seymour School of Dance...

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Tue 10 - Sat 14 Jun, Theatre

Little Shop of Horrors

Theatre & Dance

Presented by Queensbridge Musical Theatre Society...

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Fri 13 June, Dovehouse Theatre

Summertime - Lady Be Good

Other Venues

Popular all-female jazz band...

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Sun 15 June, Theatre

Rutleigh/Norris Ballet Schools 2014 Production

Theatre & Dance

A technical ballet to music by Massenet and Tchaikovsky ...

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Wed 18 - Thu 19 Jun, Theatre

Animated Dance Academy

Theatre & Dance

Dance school performance by Animated Dance Academy...

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Fri 20 June, Theatre

Love Changes Everything

Music

Celebrating the greatest hits of Michael Ball...

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Sat 21 June, Theatre

And Finally...Phil Collins

Music

Welcome to the ultimate tribute to Phil Collins. ...

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Tue 24 - Sat 28 Jun, Theatre

Stepping Out

Theatre & Dance

A warm, funny comedy about the lives, laughs and loves of adults attending a weekly tap dance class. Performed by St. Augustine's Musical Theatre Comp...

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Tue 24 June, Studio

Malc Stent in the Afternoon

Comedy & Variety

Another instalment of music and mirth as Malcolm Stent is joined by a couple of musical pals for an afternoon treat!...

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Wed 2 July, Theatre

Chris Packham's Wild Night Out

Family

Chris Packham goes on tour with his exquisite collection of images....

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Thu 3 July, Theatre

The Berkley Salon Ensemble

Music

Music from the Palm Court era - in aid of Cancer Research UK...

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Fri 4 July, Theatre

Talon - The Best Of Eagles

Music

Featuring all the classic Eagles hits from their timeless back catalogue. ...

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Fri 4 July, Studio

Comedy Course with Theo Theobald - LIVE SHOW for Summer '14

Comedy & Variety

A live stand-up show following our summer comedy course...

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Thu 17 July, Brueton Park, Solihull

Peter Pan and the Lost Boys

Family

Grab your skateboard and find yourself whisked away to Neverland! ...

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Fri 18 - Sun 20 Jul, Theatre

Stardust Dancers, Create The Dreams

Theatre & Dance

Children's modern dance show...

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Tue 22 July, Brueton Park, Solihull

Macbeth - Shakespeare In The Park

Other Venues

An extraordinary interpretation of Shakespeare's brutal and bloody tragedy...

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Wed 3 September, Theatre

An Evening With Tony Jacklin

Film & Talks

An evening with the Ryder Cup and golfing legend Tony Jacklin...

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Fri 5 September, Theatre

Tommy Fleming

Comedy & Variety

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Fri 5 September, Theatre

Tommy Fleming In Concert

Music

The voice of Ireland...

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Sat 6 September, Theatre

The Golden Age of Instrumental Guitar by The Crickettes

Music

Europe's number one all-girl guitar band - The Crickettes. ...

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Wed 10 - Fri 12 Sep, Theatre

Open All Hours

Comedy & Variety

The critically acclaimed stage adaptation of the hugely popular BBC series....

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Sat 13 September, Theatre

Chris Connor as Elvis

Music

Direct from the London Palladium - The world's leading Elvis performer Chris Connor (as seen on the BBC and ITV) ...

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Tue 16 September, Theatre

Derek Acorah - Enlightenment Tour

Film & Talks

Britain's favourite male medium...

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Wed 17 September, Theatre

The Legend of Luke Kelly

Music

Chris Kavanagh pays tribute to Dubliner legend Luke Kelly...

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Thu 18 September, Theatre

A Celebration of John Denver

Music

Weaving a magical journey through John's musical career featuring popular hits such as Annies Song, Rocky Mountain High and Country Roads...

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Fri 19 September, Theatre

Raymond Froggatt in Concert

Music

RBM Concerts proudly presents Raymond Froggatt in concert...

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Tue 23 - Fri 26 Sep, Theatre

Jasper Carrott's Stand Up and Rock

Comedy & Variety

See and hear great legendary artists belt out a night of fantastic songs...

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Sat 27 September, Theatre

The Floyd Effect

Music

The talented Pink Floyd tribute band...

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Mon 29 - Tue 30 Sep, Theatre

Rolling Back The Years

Theatre & Dance

One of the biggest nostalgia shows in the UK...

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Thu 2 - Fri 3 Oct, Theatre

Brummegem Pals

Theatre & Dance

Written by and starring Malcolm Stent and Don Maclean...

Sun 5 - Mon 6 Oct, Theatre

Magic's Back

Theatre & Dance

Come and join the fun as these talented young singers and dancers plan the best magic show ever!...

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Wed 8 - Thu 9 Oct, Theatre

Pride & Prejudice

Theatre & Dance

A witty and inventive new adaptation by Richard Darbourne Ltd ...

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Fri 10 October, Theatre

Voodoo Room - Hendrix & Cream

Music

Voodoo Room are a stunning new 'Power Trio' featuring some of the UK's finest musicians...

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Sat 11 October, Studio

Andy Zaltzman SATIRIST FOR HIRE

Comedy & Variety

Politcal comedian,author and radio presenter, performing his Satirist for Hire show in the Studio...

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Sat 11 October, Theatre

An Evening with Nick Owen & Doug Ellis

Family

An evening of conversation and nostalgia with Nick Owen and Aston Villas hugely respected Sir Doug Ellis...

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Tue 14 October, Theatre

The Houghton Weavers

Comedy & Variety

Join the Houghton Weavers for an evening of folk and comedy...

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Wed 15 October, Theatre

Pam Ayres

Comedy & Variety

Pam Ayres brings her latest show to Solihull Arts Complex...

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Fri 17 - Sat 18 Oct, Theatre

The Vicar of Dibley by Theatre 28

Comedy & Variety

A two-act play with all your favourite characters from the popular TV series...

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Tue 21 October, Theatre

Changes - Phoenix Dance Company

Theatre & Dance

An uplifting and inspirational dance show for all the family...

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Thu 23 October, Theatre

The Hallowed Turf

Theatre & Dance

Powerful drama telling the story of Walter Tull, the first black combat officer to serve in the British army...

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Fri 24 October, Theatre

The Upbeat Beatles

Music

A brand new show from moptop to rooftop - this is no ordinary Beatles show! ...

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Sat 25 October, Theatre

BLAKE & Camilla Kerslake

Music

Pop-harmony group BLAKE are joined by Camilla Kerslake...

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Tue 28 October, Theatre

Swan Lake by Ballet Theatre UK

Theatre & Dance

A beautiful retelling of this classic ballet performed by Ballet Theatre UK....

Thu 30 October, Theatre

The Barron Knights - Soundtrack Of Our Lives

Music

The Barron Knights are back...by popular demand ...

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Fri 31 October, Theatre

The Owl who was Afraid of the Dark

Family

Plop is a baby Barn Owl. He lives at the top of a tall tree, in a field. Plop is exactly the same as every barn owl that has ever been - except for o...

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Sat 1 November, Studio

Mama the Genesis Tribute band Live in Concert

Music

Established as one of the best loved tributes to Genesis. Vocally uncannily like Genesis and visually convincing they satisfy all fans by playing the ...

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Sat 1 November, Theatre

An Evening With Gervase Phinn

Comedy & Variety

Gervase Phinn shares his hilarious and sometimes poignant tales of life as a schools inspector in the Yorkshire Dales...

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Thu 13 November, Theatre

Foster & Allen

Music

The popular easy-listening band perform live....

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Fri 14 November, Studio

Foghorn Funnies - Improv show

Comedy & Variety

An evening of non-stop laughter in this comedy improvisation show!...

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Fri 14 November, Theatre

Buddy Holly's Winter Dance Party

Music

Four West End artists play tribute to four icons of rock 'n' roll music...

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Sat 15 November, Theatre

Chris & Pui Roadshow

Family

See Chris & Pui from 'Show Me Show Me' live on stage!...

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Tue 18 - Sat 22 Nov, Theatre

Kiss Me, Kate

Comedy & Variety

Musical by St. Augustine's Musical Theatre Company...

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Wed 26 November, Theatre

The Syd Lawrence Orchestra

Music

The legendary Syd Lawrence orchestra, renowned for its high-octane blend of big band swing and classic dance music...

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Thu 27 November, Theatre

An Evening With Des O'Connor

Film & Talks

A true showbusiness legend, live on stage...

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Fri 12 Dec 2014 - Sun 4 Jan 2015, Theatre

Cinderella

Family

Traditional family panto suitable for all ages...

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Fri 16 January, Theatre

The ELO Experience

Music

Come and hear the greatest hits of ELO...

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Tue 17 February, Theatre

Sid's Deep Sea Discovery Show

Family

A voyage of discovery with CBeebies' Sid Sloane...

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Thu 26 - Sat 28 Feb, Theatre

Honk!

Family

A high-energy musical comedy telling the story of Ugly, the duckling who is born into ridicule and loneliness because he is different...

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Fri 27 March, Theatre

Quill

Music

The Celtic rock band return to Solihull Arts Complex after a sell-out 2014 gig...

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Tue 28 Apr - Sat 2 May, Theatre

Our House

Family

Fantastic musical set in 80s and set to hits by Madness fizzing with energy and humour....

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Now until Sat 31 May 2014, G2 Gallery

G2 Gallery Diary 2014

Gallery

A list of exhibitions in the G2 Gallery throughout 2014. Visit the varied work, much of which is on sale, in the G2 Gallery on the first floor. ...

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Fri 3 Jan - Fri 25 Jul, Studio

Hatha Yoga & Relaxation Fridays

Workshops/Classes

Friendly, progressive class with a focus on improving health and reducing stress...

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Mon 6 Jan - Mon 28 Jul, Studio

Hatha Yoga

Workshops/Classes

Mixed ability/experience with a focus on relaxation...

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Wed 8 Jan - Wed 30 Jul, Studio

Steppin' Out

Workshops/Classes

Explore a range of dance styles and eras....

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Wed 8 Jan - Wed 30 Jul, Theatre

Pilates

Workshops/Classes

Gentle pilates class with tutor Nicola Holmes...

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Wed 8 Jan - Wed 30 Jul, Studio

Hatha Yoga & Relaxation Wednesdays

Workshops/Classes

Friendly, progressive class with a focus on improving health and reducing stress....

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Wed 8 Jan - Wed 30 Jul, The Loft, Chelmsley Wood Library

Steppin' Out North

Workshops/Classes

Explore a range of dance styles and eras in this gentle class for the over 50s....

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Fri 10 Jan - Fri 25 Jul, Studio

Tai Chi

Workshops/Classes

Gentle movement, balance and exercise...

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Tue 21 Jan - Tue 24 Jun, Studio

Tiny Tots Creative Play

Workshops/Classes

A fun experience of stories and creative play on Tuesdays...

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Mon 27 Jan - Mon 16 Jun, Studio

Make & Take Adult Course

Workshops/Classes

A collection of adult workshops covering various arty techniques and activities monthly through the Spring...

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Sat 8 Feb - Sat 7 Jun, Studio

Creative Challenge

Workshops/Classes

Explore and master various artforms through intensive workshops...

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Tue 11 Mar - Thu 15 May, Ulverley Room, Central Library

Low-Cost Marketing Tools For Business

Workshops/Classes

Find out about how to market your business with sources that won’t cost the earth - 11th March & 15th May ...

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Fri 21 Mar - Fri 25 Apr, Studio

Yoga for people with Parkinson's and their carers

Workshops/Classes

Seated or standing - come along and try yoga...

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Mon 7 Apr - Fri 9 May, G1 Main Gallery

STUDIO 14b

Gallery

STUDIO 14b - Fresh, new work from Leicester-based artists STUDIO 14b featuring landscape, seascape, portraiture and still-life. ...

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Wed 9 Apr - Wed 9 Jul, Studio

Light 52 Advanced 2014

Workshops/Classes

Taking your photography one step further to Advanced level...

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Thu 24 April, G2 Gallery

Spring Storystrings

Workshops/Classes

Make strings and paper chains to decorate a room...

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Thu 24 - Fri 25 Apr, Theatre

Playbox - Play In Two Days

Workshops/Classes

Two-day event for 7-14 year-olds...

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Sat 26 April, Studio

Ben Hart - Magic Workshop

Workshops/Classes

A special hour-long workshop for future magicians...

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Tue 6 May - Mon 9 Jun, G2 Gallery

A Stitch In Time

Gallery

Beautiful sewn images, based on the 'selfie' ...

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Wed 7 May, Theatre

Inspired By...Live Flower Demo

Workshops/Classes

Live flower demonstration presented by Solihull Flower Club...

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Mon 2 Jun - Wed 30 Jul, Studio

Comedy Course with Theo Theobald - Summer '14

Workshops/Classes

Comedian Theo Theobald is back by popular demand!...

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Mon 16 Jun - Sat 12 Jul, G1 Main Gallery

Lyrical Abstractions

Gallery

Two local artists who share a common appreciation of natural elements...

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Tue 29 Jul - Sat 6 Sep, G1 Main Gallery

Here and Now - Open Submission Exhibition

Gallery

Solihull Gallery at Solihull Arts Complex is calling out for mixed discipline artists to enter their work in the gallery’s first ever open submission ...

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Thu 27 Nov 2014 - Sat 10 Jan 2015, G1 Main Gallery

Spirt of the Soul

Gallery

An interesting exhibition and sale of gifts and items in G1 Main Gallery....

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