As Kinky Boots continues to reign over Birmingham Hippodrome, here’s the latest round-up of all the best things to see and do across the city this week
The World of Hans Zimmer | Arena Birmingham | Thursday
Legendary composer Hans Zimmer has curated some of the greatest movie scores of all time, from childrens’ classics like The Lion King, through to blockbuster thrillers including Inception,The Dark Knight, Gladiator and so many more.
This Thursday, a brand new show curated by the man himself is heading to Arena Birmingham, where some of his iconic music will be performed by a live symphony orchestra for the very first time.
The World of Hans Zimmer – A Symphonic Celebration will be suppored by show-stopping imagery, as well as giving the audience a unique insight to the life of one of the most celebrated composers through exclusive clips.
Birmingham Wine Weekend | Across the city |Friday – Sunday
Birmingham Wine Weekend is back for another weekend, and what better way to celebrate the weekend than with a glass – or three – of red or white?
Taking over multiple venues across the city centre, wristband holders will be able to sample a glass of wine for a capped priced and even take part in some incredible events*, including a wine dinner at Harvey Nichols, an Art & Wine Tour at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery.
All you need to do is click here to buy your £10 wristband which can be collected from the Wine Weekend Hub in Hotel Du Vin.
Friday Night Comedy | Glee Club |Friday
If the week’s taken its toll on you and you need a bit of cheering up to get into the weekend spirit, there’s no better place to spend your Friday night than at the Glee Club.
Friday Night Comedy welcomes four stand-up comedians to the stage, who will each perform their latest material that’s sure to tickle your funny bones.
Your ticket price also includes a meal and with a great range of delicious options to pick from, you’ll be left spoilt for choice!
PodFest Birmingham | Town Hall | Saturday – Sunday
This weekend, Town Hall is welcoming a host of podcasts to its stage for PodFest 2019 and with seven fantastic shows taking place across two days, this is an event that podcast fans simply won’t want to miss.
Although some shows have already sold out, there’s still plenty of time to snap up tickets and if you book for two shows, you’ll even get 10% discount off your booking.
A fantastic alternative way to spend your weekend in the heart of the city, click here to check out the full line-up and book your tickets.