Join our Gala Evening at Matthew Bourne’s acclaimed production of Sleeping Beauty. Enjoy an evening of first-class hospitality and world-class entertainment at this dazzling gothic romance.

Our Gala events are the perfect opportunity to entertain your valued clients, treat a team, network with other city professionals or simply to enjoy with friends.

Your evening includes: a premium show ticket, drinks reception, delicious three course seated dinner in our specially styled ballet studio and an exclusive post-show reception.

Enter a wondrous world of magical fairies and vampires, where the timeless tale of good vs evil is turned upside-down, creating a supernatural love story that even the passage of time itself cannot hinder.

With an unforgettable score by Tchaikovsky, sumptuous sets and costumes, evocative lighting and masterly storytelling, the beloved fairy tale and award-winning Sleeping Beauty has enchanted international audiences throughout the UK and across the globe.

By attending the event you’ll be making a direct contribution to Birmingham Hippodrome’s youth dance projects and wider ambitions including Hippodrome Projects – thank you!

Book a handful of places at £150 per person or a table of 10 with clients and friends at this unmissable evening.

Evening format

5.30pm Drinks Reception
6pm Seated Dinner in Studio 5
7.30pm Act 1
Interval Return to Studio 5 for dessert
c8.40pm Act 2
9.30pm Curtain Down & Exclusive Post-Show Reception



Evening Menu

To Start
Winter vegetable bruschetta

Followed By
Slow cooked ox cheek, smoked cheese potato terrine, broccoli, braised shallot, beef sauce 

Smoked cheese potato terrine, confit carrot, braised shallot, mushroom sauce (v) 

To Finish
Chocolate cremeaux, strawberry compote, croissant 

Pre-order your drinks for the evening here!
Vegetarian Main Course only available when pre-ordered

Sponsorship Opportunities

Put your business in the spotlight with our value-packed sponsorship package at this prestigious corporate dinner.

Our Gala Evenings offers an exceptional opportunity to align your brand with one of the most recognised arts organisations in the UK and internationally. The evenings promise wow-factor and superb brand exposure to an elite audience across two evenings.

Raise your profile and brand among 100 influential guests from key target audience. Take advantage of wide-reaching commercial marketing channels, mix with our Trustees and entertain priority accounts and clients.

Your investment in this sponsorship also demonstrates your Corporate Social Responsibility credentials by supporting the work of Hippodrome Projects, our inspiring outdoor arts festivals, access and education programme as an independent charity – thank you!

We look forward to discussing your objectives so that we can tailor the package accordingly.