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Join us in the Patrick Centre for this one-off concert in celebration of Chinese New Year 2017.

In collaboration with Birmingham Hippodrome, Birmingham Conservatoire Principal Julian Lloyd Webber introduces a showcase of the Conservatoire’s talented Chinese students performing an entertaining mix of light classics, with several surprises along the way!

Programme to include:

Jiaxin Lloyd Webber (Cello), Di Xiao (Piano)
Pastoral Song – Han Kun Sha
The Swan – Camille Saint-Saëns

I-Hsuan Pen (Piano)
Sonata No. 6 – Nikolai Kapustin

Jeffrey Armstrong, Olga Eckert, Yue Yu and Victoria Groves
String Quartet No. 12 (‘American’ Quartet), 2nd Movement – Antonín Dvorák
Tango (from ‘The Scent of a Woman’) – Carlos Gardel

Di Xiao (Piano)
Twilight – Di Xiao
My Favourite Things (from ‘The Sound of Music’) – Rodgers and Hammerstein

Yu-Mien Sun Piano trio
Scherzo (from Piano Trio No.1) – Anton Arensky
Primavera Porteña – Astor Piazzolla


Prices and discounts subject to change
Discounts & Concessions


We offer a range of discounts and concessions to enable everyone to enjoy an affordable visit to Birmingham Hippodrome. For further queries on the information below please contact Ticket Sales on 0844 338 5000.


£10 tickets


Discounts and Concessions are offered subject to availability at the discretion of the Information and Sales Manager. Top three price bands only, unless otherwise stated. Restrictions may apply. Only one discount per ticket may apply, unless otherwise stated. Offers are non retrospective and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Valid ID must be presented where applicable. Additional discounts may be offered from time to time.

Food & Drink

Seasonal menus

Browse through a programme and enjoy attentive service and superb, seasonal food a few steps from your seats in our AA Rosette awarded restaurant.

The Coffee Bar

Our Coffee Bar is open before the show and during the interval for hot and cold drinks, snacks or a quick and tasty bite to eat.

Champagne & Canapés

Indulge yourself with a selection of our finest mouth-watering canapés and champagne, served at your own reserved foyer table either pre-show or during the interval.

Royal Box Experience

For special occasions choose our VIP Experience or Royal Box Experience and make your visit one to remember.


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