Due to current Covid-19 restrictions, Birmingham Hippodrome will remain closed for the coming months, and this pre-show event has therefore been cancelled. All tickets  to the show itself have been transferred to Sat 25 Sep and ticket holders are in the process of being contacted. 

If you have any queries, please contact Luke on 0121 689 3068 (9.30am – 5.30pm Tue & Wed) or email

Please bear with us during this time and thank you for your on-going patience.

Round up your friends, family, clients or colleagues for a fantastic evening of comedy, beer and street food at Alan Carr.

Alongside Alan’s laugh out loud comedy you’ll enjoy a live DJ and tasty street food at this exclusive one-off event. We’ve teamed up with Molson Coors to ensure a thirst-quenching event and your chance to beat the foyer bar queues. Make the most of your evening and enjoy our pop-up bar – sales and proceeds will support Hippodrome Projects.

Tickets are £75 and include…

  • Front Stalls or Front Circle ticket
  • A welcome Staropramen, Rekorderlig or Blue Moon
  • Delicious street food supper served in Studio 5
  • Live DJ during reception
  • Interval Ice Cream
  • A private pop-up bar for your use pre-show and interval
  • The chance to win your height in beer! 

The event starts at 6.30pm. Alan starts cracking jokes at 8pm.

Sponsorship Opportunities

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

Our special event programmes 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.

Raise your profile and brand among guests from your 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 our wider artistic and community ambitions as an independent charity, including the work of Hippodrome Projects.  This is our specially curated programme of inspiring outdoor arts festivals, access and education projects and associate artists – thank you!