14 November 2022
Award-winning British writer Bernardine Evaristo gave this year’s University of Birmingham Baggs Memorial Happiness lecture.
10 November 2022
Last week the Everything to Everybody: Your Shakespeare, Your Culture exhibition ended, what does that mean for the future of the Shakespeare Memorial Library?
18 October 2022
Dr Caroline Radcliffe takes a look back at a production staged 120 years ago, starring an earlier Pantomime Dame, Dan Leno.
14 April 2022
Dr Rose Whyman and Professor Graham Saunders presented at SERIOUS ABOUT COMEDY
06 April 2022
The College of Arts and Law remains amongst the best performing research-intensive universities in the world, according to the 2022 QS World Rankings.
10 January 2022
14 Drama and Theatre Arts participated in a 3-day online workshop, led by RSC Director Owen Horsley.
17 November 2021
Dr David Pattie from the University of Birmingham's department of Drama and Theatre Arts featured on BBC Radio Scotland's popular programme
11 October 2021
The Hive Gallery is pleased to exhibit for the first time in Birmingham, ' The Machinery', an audio-visual instillation capturing the earliest known machine dance.
29 September 2021
Third year Drama and Theatre Arts student, Emma, shares her experience of her Experience Arts internship at The Birmingham Rep
08 July 2021
How Birmingham's Drama and Theatre Arts staff and students kept theatrical performance alive during the pandemic
17 May 2021
13 May 2021
Dr Rose Whyman hosted a webinar "Rediscovering Stanislavsky".
More news from the Department
We are proud to offer throughout the academic year a series of events, research seminars, and productions closely tied to the department academic and practical work.
One of the best of the established British university drama departments, rated top in the UK for Drama by the Guardian University Guide 2015.
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The College of Arts and Law is placed 67th in the Times Higher Education 2022 rankings, making it one of the best places for study and research in this field globally.