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LISTINGS

GUIDE

IDFB 2012 AT-A-GLANCE

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MAILBOX SNOW HILL STATION

The Electric Cinema BIRMINGHAM NEW STREET STATION

ST MARTIN’S

INDOOR MARKET

TO DIGBETH & THE SPOTTED DOG

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WHOLESALE MARKET

MOOR STREET STATION

ROTUNDA

ARCADIAN CENTRE

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Monday 23 April -- Saturday 19 May 2012

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At-A-Glance Festival Diary Your quick and comprehensive guide to what’s on where and when! WEEK ONE Monday 23 April Home Birmingham City Centre 1.30pm Home takes place at 1.30pm every day from Monday 23 April until Sunday 13 May, in locations across Birmingham city centre. Visit idfb.co.uk/home for the full schedule or call +44 (0)121 689 1091 for details. Wednesday 25 April LIGHT FANTASTIC film season: Man on Wire 12A mac birmingham 6pm 7.30pm Royal Ballet Flanders // Artifact Birmingham Hippodrome Thursday 26 April 7.30pm Royal Ballet Flanders // Artifact Birmingham Hippodrome 7.30pm Dave St-Pierre Company // Un peu de tendresse bordel de merde! 16yrs+ Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry Friday 27 April 7.30pm Dave St-Pierre Company // Un peu de tendresse bordel de merde! 16yrs+ Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry 8pm Louise Lecavalier // The Patrick Centre, Children & A Few Minutes of Lock Birmingham Hippodrome Saturday 28 April 12noon – 6pm Breathe the Beat Roadshow Bullring, Birmingham 3pm LIGHT FANTASTIC film season: Moulin Rouge 12 Electric Cinema 7.30pm Dave St-Pierre Company // Un peu de tendresse bordel de merde! 16yrs+ Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry 8pm Louise Lecavalier // The Patrick Centre, Children & A Few Minutes of Lock Birmingham Hippodrome Sunday 29 April 1.30pm INTERNATIONAL DANCE DAY: Home Brindleyplace 2pm LIGHT FANTASTIC film season: West Side Story PG mac birmingham

12noon 12.45pm 1.30pm 2pm 2.45pm 3pm 4pm 4.30pm

Monday 7 May 11am – 5.45pm

Birmingham Royal Ballet // Three Short Works

The Crescent Theatre

Birmingham Royal Ballet // Three Short Works Birmingham Royal Ballet // Three Short Works

The Crescent Theatre The Crescent Theatre

FAMILY WEEKEND TAKE PART: Cu-cuco Workshop TAKE PART: Flamenco Workshops*

mac birmingham IMI Studio, Birmingham Hippodrome mac birmingham mac birmingham mac birmingham mac birmingham mac birmingham mac birmingham Electric Cinema

11am 11am 12noon 1.30pm 3pm 4.30pm 10.15pm Sunday 6 May 10am 11am – 5.45pm

FAMILY WEEKEND: Aracaladanza // Cu-cuco FAMILY WEEKEND TAKE PART: Cu-cuco Workshop FAMILY WEEKEND: Aracaladanza // Cu-cuco FAMILY WEEKEND TAKE PART: Clouds Family Workshop FAMILY WEEKEND: Aracaladanza // Clouds FAMILY WEEKEND TAKE PART: Clouds Family Workshop LIGHT FANTASTIC film season: The FP 18 FAMILY WEEKEND TAKE PART: Cu-cuco Workshop TAKE PART: Flamenco Workshops*

11am 11am

FAMILY WEEKEND: Aracaladanza // Cu-cuco FAMILY WEEKEND TAKE PART: Cu-cuco Workshop

mac birmingham IMI Studio, Birmingham Hippodrome mac birmingham mac birmingham

Birmingham Hippodrome

Booking Information To buy your tickets online please visit idfb.co.uk To buy your tickets over the phone or in person, please contact the relevant venue to check availability, make your purchases, and plan your journey.

8pm 9.30pm Friday 18 May 6pm 7pm – 3am 8pm 9.30pm Saturday 19 May 11am – 3am 7.30pm 9.30pm Sunday 20 May 12noon – 6pm

Birmingham Hippodrome Hurst Street, Southside, Birmingham, B5 4TB

COLLISION COURSE

+44 (0)844 338 5000 // birminghamhippodrome.com

Look out for this awe-inspiring film, projected onto the front of Birmingham Hippodrome throughout the festival from 8.30pm.

mac birmingham Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham, B12 9QH

Danza Contemporanea de Cuba

Birmingham Hippodrome

Sylvie Guillem and Russell Maliphant // PUSH

Birmingham Hippodrome

LIGHT FANTASTIC film season: Bombay Beach 12 Sylvie Guillem and Russell Maliphant // PUSH LIGHT FANTASTIC film season: Digbeth Shuffle 18

Electric Cinema Birmingham Hippodrome The Spotted Dog

Sheepcote Street, Birmingham, B16 8AE

Home Finale Performance

High Street & New Street, Birmingham City Centre Electric Cinema

Electric Cinema

+44 (0)121 446 3232 // macarts.co.uk

The Crescent Theatre +44 (0)121 643 5858 // crescent-theatre.co.uk

47-49 Station Street, Birmingham, B5 4DY +44 (0)121 643 7879 // theelectric.co.uk

Breakin’ Convention (foyer events from 5.30pm)

Birmingham Hippodrome

LIGHT FANTASTIC film season: Hit Me with Music 15 Breakin’ Convention (foyer events from 5.30pm)

mac birmingham Birmingham Hippodrome

Birmingham Hippodrome, Hurst Street, Southside, Birmingham, B5 4TB

Circolombia // URBAN Wings of Desire

Birmingham Hippodrome Victoria Square

+44 (0)844 338 5000 // dancexchange.org.uk

High-speed video manipulates time to show bodies colliding in mid-air in extreme slow motion. Watch in amazement as martial artists, rugby players, gymnasts, dancers, boxers, breakdancers and wrestlers collide against each other with impact, slowed down to such a degree that the smallest gesture becomes monumental. Choreographer: Garry Stewart, Australian Dance Theatre Producer: Carmelo Musca

The Patrick Centre 5 A4

Thursday 3 May 7.30pm Friday 4 May 2.30pm 7.30pm Saturday 5 May 10am 11am – 5.45pm

The Patrick Centre, Birmingham Hippodrome

Danza Contemporanea de Cuba

LIGHT FANTASTIC film season: Wings of Desire PG

Monday 14 May 7.30pm Tuesday 15 May 6.15pm 7.30pm Wednesday 16 May 8pm 9.30pm Thursday 17 May 7.30pm – 9pm

David Toole, Lucy Hind and Remix Dance Company // The Impending Storm

FAMILY WEEKEND: Aracaladanza // Clouds FAMILY WEEKEND: Spill – a playground of dance FAMILY WEEKEND: Spill – a playground of dance FAMILY WEEKEND: Spill – a playground of dance

IMI Studio, Birmingham Hippodrome mac birmingham Cannon Hill Park Cannon Hill Park Cannon Hill Park

2.30pm

Tuesday 1 May 6.30pm 8pm Wednesday 2 May 8pm

TAKE PART: Flamenco Workshops*

11am 12.45pm 2.45pm 4pm Tuesday 8 May 7.30pm Wednesday 9 May 7.30pm Friday 11 May 7.30pm Saturday 12 May 6pm 7.30pm 8pm Sunday 13 May 1.30pm

WEEK FOUR Electric Cinema The Patrick Centre, Birmingham Hippodrome

mac birmingham Cannon Hill Park mac birmingham mac birmingham Cannon Hill Park mac birmingham Cannon Hill Park mac birmingham

WEEK THREE

WEEK TWO LIGHT FANTASTIC film season: Pina U David Toole, Lucy Hind and Remix Dance Company // The Impending Storm

FAMILY WEEKEND: Aracaladanza // Cu-cuco FAMILY WEEKEND: Spill – a playground of dance FAMILY WEEKEND TAKE PART: Clouds Family Workshop LIGHT FANTASTIC film season: Fever Chart FAMILY WEEKEND: Spill – a playground of dance FAMILY WEEKEND: Aracaladanza // Clouds FAMILY WEEKEND: Spill – a playground of dance FAMILY WEEKEND TAKE PART: Clouds Family Workshop

Town Hall

TAKE PART: Argentine Tango Intensive** The Friends Institute, 220 Moseley Road, Birmingham, B12 0DG Circolombia // URBAN Birmingham Hippodrome Wings of Desire Victoria Square

Victoria Square, Birmingham, B3 3DQ

Desi Moves Town Hall TAKE PART: Argentine Tango Intensive** The Friends Institute, 220 Moseley Road, Birmingham, B12 0DG Circolombia // URBAN Birmingham Hippodrome Wings of Desire Victoria Square

University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL

+44 (0)121 780 3333 // thsh.co.uk

Warwick Arts Centre +44 (0)24 7652 4524 // warwickartscentre.co.uk

TAKE PART: Argentine Tango Intensive** The Friends Institute, 220 Moseley Road, Birmingham, B12 0DG International Raw Energy Town Hall Wings of Desire Victoria Square TAKE PART: Argentine Tango Intensive** The Friends Institute, 220 Moseley Road, Birmingham, B12 0DG

*advance booking only, ana @flamenco-birmingham.com // +44 (0)7971 219904 **advance booking recommended, gallo.ciego @tangoinbrum.co.uk // +44 (0)7818 038115

Please note: each venue may apply its own transaction charges and call rates. Check our festival website for more details or ask before making your purchase(s) in person or by phone. Under 26? You can get discounted tickets for several festival shows. Find out more at idfb.co.uk/offers.

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