The Quiet Pioneer is a documentary about Sir Barry Jackson, the founder of Birmingham Repertory Theatre Company, giving an insight into his life and work in Birmingham, Stratford and Malvern. This will be shown as an extension to the Hidden History event on 30 March as part of Flatpack Festival.
Flatpack is a festival which takes over venues across Birmingham every March. It draws people from far and wide with a mixture of films, performances, contraptions and surprises. Visit flatpackfestival.org.uk for more information.
The Old Rep
- Address: Station Street, (Nearest car park is on Dudley Street), Birmingham, B5 4DY
- Box Office: 0121 236 4455
- Phone: 0121 236 4455
Past events in this season
Ten schools. Ten minutes. Ten scenes. Ten decades
Free activities for all the family
Seminar on the process of creating theatre
A talk on 100 years of theatre design
Talks and discussions on the REP's achievements over the last century
The secret stories and untold tales that never made it to the stage
Free talks on the architectural history of The REP.
Backstage tours providing insight into the early days of the company