Birmingham & West Midlands Friends Events

Opera Quiz 
Win a 2 DVD set of the Glyndebourne production of Billy Budd. 50 questions – answers are all opera titles. £1 per entry. Closing date 31 July. Download the questions here

Sunday 26 April 2.30pm
The Life and Times of Sir Charles Mackerras by Ian Cartwright.
Venue: Ratcliff Room, CBSO Centre, Berkley Street, Birmingham B1 2LF.
Tickets £10 (£5 students). Booking form here

Wednesday 27 May
Coach trip to Pelléas and Mélisande dress rehearsal at Wales Millennium Centre
Tickets £28
Pick-up points: 9am Kidderminster train station (where there is a large car park); Hagley Community Centre car park; Stourbridge Junction train station; Hopwood motorway service area at J2 of the M42; Three Pears, Warndon, Worcester near J6 of the M5
The dress rehearsal starts at 3pm. We will leave Cardiff around 6pm. Please apply by Thursday 7 May using this form and indicating your preferred pick-up point. 
Booking form here

Saturday 13 June 2.15pm
LloydsTSB Suite, Birmingham Hippodrome.

Sunday 28 June  2.30pm 
By Royal Appointment 
Chris Ball talks about concerts in Buckingham Palace in the 1880s and 1890s.  
CBSO Centre, Berkeley Street, B1 2LF. Tickets £10 (£5 students).

Sunday 6 September 2.30pm
Exploring I puritani by Andrew Borkowski. 
CBSO Centre, Berkeley Street, B1 2LF. Tickets £10 (£5 students).

Contact: Dr Dorothy Tesh, 20 Hill Grove Crescent, Kidderminster DY10 3AP. Telephone: 01562 753935 or Email: