Basic Site Details

Name: Birmingham Hippodrome
City or county: Birmingham
Country: England
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Theatre  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Hurst Street  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31899 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 319811994Alterations and additions 
Item 3 of 32000 Alterations and additionsComplete refurbishment, including creation of second theatre space and construction of new facade

People

Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 4J Seymour Harris PartnershipArchitectural practiceB19811994Major alterations and improvements
Item 2 of 4(Professor Sir) James Duncan Dunbar-NasmithArchitectC2000 Complete refurbishment, including creation of second theatre space and construction of new facade
Item 3 of 4Graham Couper LawArchitectC2000 Complete refurbishment, including creation of second theatre space and construction of new facade
Item 4 of 4Law & Dunbar-Nasmith C2000 Complete refurbishment, including creation of second theatre space and construction of new facade

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1www.theatrestrust.org.uk/ www.theatrestrust.org.uk/ - Theatres Database of the Theatres Trust   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of James Dunbar-NasmithInterview of James Dunbar-Nasmith by Jessica Taylor, 15 April 2009