Ballet? What's That? at Aston Hall, Birmingham

Celebrate Birmingham Heritage Week with Birmingham Royal Ballet and Aston Hall. Explore this magnificent 17th-century mansion with an incredible history, and take this exciting opportunity to find out more about Birmingham Royal Ballet too!

If you’ve never experienced ballet before, and are thinking, Ballet? What’s That? This is the perfect day for you! Birmingham Royal Ballet are breaking the stereotypes and bringing ballet into the communities. Learn that ballet isn’t posh, it’s not just for girls, and theatres aren’t scary places. Ballet is for everyone. Meet staff from Birmingham Royal Ballet and find out about dance, costumes, and how dancers train.

You’ll also be able to explore the Hall. Walk through the stunning interiors and learn about the home that received royalty, was besieged during the English Civil War and even inspired an author. Your safety is our highest priority, so to manage capacity and facilitate social distancing there will be a timed entrance to the Hall.

Ballet? What's That? Is scheduled to take place on the afternoon of Sunday 20 September. 

Tickets are £9 for Adults, £5 Concession and £3 for Children.

To find out more about Aston Hall and to book your visit, click here. Please note that pre-booking is essential.