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Tue 11 - Sat 15 Mar 2014 (ARCHIVED LISTING)

One of the most popular and beloved of all stage musicals.

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
Music & Lyrics in association with The Mayflower Theatre, Southampton present
Directed and Choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood
FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
Starring Paul Michael Glaser as Tevye
 
From the award-winning producers of The King and I and High Society comes a new production of one of the world’s favourite musicals, directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood, the nation’s favourite Strictly Come Dancing judge and master of the musical stage and starring the celebrated and acclaimed actor, director and writer, Paul Michael Glaser (Starsky in the iconic 70s TV series Starsky & Hutch) in the lead role ofTevye.
 
Tevye, the local milkman in his village of Anatevka, has always stuck by his traditions but suddenly his head strong daughters decide that they want to marry for love rather than accept whatever Yente the Matchmaker comes up with. Tevye loves his daughters but has to convince his wife, and the villagers, that their decisions are actually falling in with tradition – not any easy thing to do but if anyone can do it, the wily Tevye can!
 
Filled to the brim with classic songs like If I Were a Rich Man, Matchmaker Matchmaker, Sunrise Sunset and To Life, Fiddler On The Roof was the longest running production on Broadway for over 13 years and when you join Tevye, his family and friends, you will understand why.
 
PRESS REVIEWS

"If I were a rich man, everyone I know and love would have a ticket to this exhilarating show" Mail on Sunday

"The dancing delights, the performances sing, and tears will prick..." Mail on Sunday

"gritty, heartfelt and passionate"  The Stage. Read full review HERE

**** "I cannot fault this production. This is a perfect Fiddler on the Roof. The multi talented cast performed the characters superbly and played the music with aplomb. A must see!" Whatsonstage. Read full review HERE

*****"simply unmissable" The Public Reviews. Read full review HERE

"It was absolutely stunning from start to finish" Winchester Today. Read full review HERE

 

Tue Eve at 7.30pm

N/A£15.00£18.00£22.00£26.00£30.00

Wed - Fri Eves at 7.30pm, Wed Mat at 2pm and Sat Mat at 2.30pm

N/A£18.00£22.00£27.00£30.00£34.00

Sat Eve at 7.30pm

N/A£22.00£27.00£30.00£34.00£37.00

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Dining at Circle
Birmingham Hippodrome’s popular restaurant, situated on Middle Circle level of the theatre foyer, is the perfect venue for a matinee lunch or an evening dinner. Come a little earlier, meet up with friends and relax over good food and a chance to browse through the programme, just a short walk from your seats in the auditorium. Click above for more details, sample menus and online reservations.
 
Eat and Drink at Stageside
Just over the road from our stage door on Thorp Street, StageSide is our casual, brasserie style experience with a lively bar and quick service.  Ideal as a place to meet friends before or after your Hippodrome visit, you might even bump into cast members and musicians as it’s a popular post-show haunt.  Pop in for a coffee or a drink, or a tasty dish or two from our simple modern British menu, all at attractive prices. Click above for more details and sample menus.
 
Champagne
Indulge yourself with our mouthwatering canapés and champagne, served at your own reserved foyer table either pre-show or during the interval. To book call 0844 338 9000. Click above for more info and a sample canapé selection.
 
Quick Bites at Deli Bar
If you are short on time and looking for a quick and tasty bite to eat before the show, our Deli Bar offers the perfect solution. Situated on Front Circle Foyer, in front of our main entrance, the Deli Bar offers a selection of hot or cold dishes as well as a variety of delicious sandwiches, desserts, cakes and hot and cold drinks. Click above for more info.
 
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Bars
Our bars, conveniently positioned on each main foyer level serve a great range of wines, spirits, beers and soft drinks, Champagne by the bottle or glass and fresh 'bean to cup' coffee.
Tue 11 - Sat 15 Mar 2014 (ARCHIVED LISTING)

Reviews

I just had a wonderful time with my daughter Rosemarie. We just been to see Fiddler on the Roof at the Hippodrome. All the cast were outstanding and my god Paul Michael Glaser is a brilliant actor and a very humble man , one of the bests shows i have seen.
Michael Plant \\ 15/03/2014
Well, what a fantastic show! Such an incredibly talented group of performers. Every one of them was a star, with spellbinding performances. Magical to see the actors playing the instruments whilst acting, dancing and/or singing. The interpretation of the story was lovely, the scenery and lighting and costumes were great. PMG was incredible as Tevye, such a wonderful performance, such a brilliant actor. Craig Revell Horwood's direction and choreography was excellent. All in all, a fantastic show, bursting with talent. Awesome! Only one disappointment... we went round to the stage door afterwards in the hope of meeting PMG (I adored Starsky in my youth!!), only to be told he wouldn't be coming out :-( Gutted! Aaah well, can't have everything and after that performance, I can't say I'm surprised he needed a rest...just soooo disappointed!! Well done everyone - those on stage and behind the scenes - fantastic job! Thank you all!
Janet Baker \\ 15/03/2014
What a show my husband and I saw it opening night,PMG was a brilliant Tevye , and the cast were amazing. Congratulations once again to the Birmingham Hippodrome for an amazing production,really is a must see
Jennifer Ellis \\ 12/03/2014
Wow!!! Was there last night on the opening night at Bham Hip! Unfortunately for some travel was disrupted by m6 accident so a few came late and missed the start. However, I love this story and how it was portrayed on stage did it justice. PMG...you was brilliant. What a role to live up to that Topol did on screen however your ability to portray the papa was fan blommin tastic of want of a better brummie expression!. The whole cast was amazing and the set up was just to my liking. Never seen a show where the actors play the instruments. What a clever thing to do!! CRH..you are so good at what you do. I love you on Strictly all tv and flowers etc etc, however you shine doing what you love. Well done to all cast and crew. Good show my lovelies...Good show!!!!
Clare Ellis \\ 12/03/2014
A superb show with talented actors. Plus it fullfilled my lifes ambition to see "Starsky" in real life! Fantastic.
Anne Willliams \\ 29/10/2013

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£5 off Price A, £4 off B, £3 off C (Tue - Fri Perfs & Sat Mat)
 

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