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UNIVERSITY NEWS 13 DEC 2017
The prolific and highly-successful British playwright David Edgar has returned to his hometown of Birmingham to oversee the premiere of a newly-revised version of one of his most famous...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 01 DEC 2017
The Choreographer and Movement Director of the London 2012 Paralympic Games opening ceremony has been announced as Visiting Professor of Dance at Birmingham City University’s Royal Birmingham...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 30 NOV 2017
Twenty years after it was first staged at the National Theatre, Patrick Marber’s multi-award winning play ‘Closer’ is to get its first BAME (Black, Asian and minority ethnic) production.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 27 NOV 2017
A US teenager has landed a recording contract after winning a global music competition at Birmingham City University’s new £57 million Royal Birmingham Conservatoire.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 24 NOV 2017
His Imperial Majesty, King Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, the Ooni of Ile-Ife, has visited Birmingham City University today (Friday 24 November) as he seeks to strengthen ties between the UK...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 13 NOV 2017
Three teenagers from a deprived township in South Africa are travelling to Birmingham to open a prestigious international viola competition.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 09 NOV 2017
In its first year as Birmingham City University’s Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Theatre Company, the former Birmingham School of Acting presents three modern works for its winter season.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 06 NOV 2017
Four graduates from Birmingham City University’s Royal Birmingham Conservatoire are celebrating after releasing their debut album to rave reviews.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 19 OCT 2017
Following its first successful year, the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire , part of Birmingham City University, has announced details of Year 2 of for-Wards a major large-scale city-wide music...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 16 OCT 2017
A student from Birmingham City University’s Royal Birmingham Conservatoire has once again mixed his love of both music and athletics to break another Guinness World Record; running the fastest...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 11 OCT 2017
World renowned organist, Nathan Laube, has taken up a new role at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire as International Consultant in Organ Studies.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 04 OCT 2017
A new £3.3 million business skills and growth project led by Birmingham City University launches next week, providing local companies with access to graduate recruits, interns and project staff...