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Fame

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The Alexandra, Birmingham

Wed 26 - Sat 29 Aug 2020

  Tickets available from £18.90
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Based on the 1980 phenomenal pop culture film, the story follows the final class of New York City's celebrated High School for the Performing Arts through their struggles, fears, and triumph as they navigate the worlds of music, drama, and dance.

The Alexandra, Birmingham

Wed 26 - Sat 29 Aug 2020
Suffolk Queensway, Birmingham, West Midlands, B5 4DS
Wed - Sat at 19:30
Sat at 14:30
For bookings of 10 or more please contact our group teams as below;
West End venues, Group Line 020 7206 1174 or email [email protected]
All other venues please call 020 7206 1179 or email [email protected]

The Alexandra Stage Experience returns for 2020 with the smash-hit musical, Fame!

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The best in West Midlands talent will take to The Alexandra stage with a full-scale production of this smash-hit musical, with its bittersweet and uplifting story and a score of unforgettable songs including Out Here On My Own, These Are My Children, Let’s Play A Love Scene and of course the famous theme song Fame.

See the stars of the future light up the sky like a flame next summer!

Conceived and Developed by David De Silva | Book by Jose Fernandez | Lyrics by Jacques Levy | Music by Steve Margoshes | Title Song "Fame" written by Dean Pitchford and Michael Gore

This amateur production is presented by arrangement with Music Theatre International (Europe). All authorised performance materials are also supplied by MTI Europe

ABOUT STAGE EXPERIENCE

Stage Experience is open to anyone aged 9 - 24 and able to commit two weeks of their summer holiday to putting on a musical! Performer participants will work alongside our industry professional director, choreographer and musical director to put on a full-scale production of Fame The Musical in just two weeks! For those interested to take part behind the scenes in; lighting, sound, wardrobe, flys, stage management and more, we are also pleased to be able to offer a limited amount of technical spaces.

It is a unique opportunity to make new friends, hone your skills in the real world fast-paced theatre environment, and ultimately experience what it is like to take part in a large-scale production on a par with west-end/touring musicals. The fortnight culminates in 5 fully-staged performances at The Alexandra, complete with our professional orchestra, set, lighting, sound, costumes... the works!

APPLICATIONS

Applications will be opening in January 2020 for performer and technical places, with auditions and technical interviews taking place in the Spring. Please check back here for further information about applying.

For more information please email [email protected].

The Alexandra, Birmingham

Suffolk Queensway, Birmingham, West Midlands, B5 4DS
Birmingham New Street Station and Grand Central.
The box office is open from 12pm - 6pm on Mon - Sat. On show nights box office will close 15 mins after show starts. On Sundays and Bank Holidays the box office is open 2 hours before the performance start time.
For every performance our Box Office will be open 2 hours before the show begins and for evening performances will close 15 minutes after the scheduled start time. Sunday/Bank Holidays: The Box Office is closed unless there is a performance.
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The Alexandra was built in 1901 by William Coutts and throughout its vast history, has become home to first class entertainment. In 2018, the venue underwent an extensive refurbishment and reverted to its original name, The Alexandra. The theatre is a valuable contributor to culture within Birmingham and the West Midlands, presenting first-rate musicals, drama, comedy and more.

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The Alexandra, Birmingham

Wed 26 - Sat 29 Aug 2020
Suffolk Queensway, Birmingham, West Midlands, B5 4DS
Wed - Sat at 19:30
Sat at 14:30
For bookings of 10 or more please contact our group teams as below;
West End venues, Group Line 020 7206 1174 or email [email protected]
All other venues please call 020 7206 1179 or email [email protected]