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Address: 10th Ave N, Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex, Birmingham, AL
Phone Number: 205 458 8181
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Exceptional School Field Trip

We saw, "Seussical The Musical"! This was our first 5th grade field trip for the year. We were the first school there and had the best seats ever! They filled up fast with other... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 16, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

We saw, "Seussical The Musical"! This was our first 5th grade field trip for the year. We were the first school there and had the best seats ever! They filled up fast with other elementary schools. What a great opportunity for children to experience a live performance!! The majority of our school's parents probably have never seen a live performance... More 

Thank mnew4
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

Make sure to take your very small children to Wee Theater...productions for younger kids. I have never been disappointed by a BCT production.

1 Thank VLA9896
Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

This is a must do with your children. BCT does a fantastic job with all of their productions (Wee Folks and Mainstage). My daughter has grown up with their shows. I highly recommend.

1 Thank S_MadisonsMom
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297 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

They have nice children's performances . Children's programs and performances for your 2-8 year old. Check out their schedule and you might be surprised at how often they have interesting performances.

2 Thank ben-jam-in-done-that
Gardendale, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

I have not been in the big theatre however my daughters school has taken quite a few field trips to the Wee Theatre for the younger kids. While the plays are not ones that will have you on the edge of your seat they are very entertaining for the kids & thats is what its there for. The actors are... More 

Thank roxiesmom08
Clanton, Alabama
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

The attendants there are so rude! Instead of respectfully asking or directing, the attendants raised their voices and talked down to my group. I was so disappointed in the way I was ushered in that I couldn't even enjoy the play. What a poor example these people are to the children that attend the plays.

1 Thank TRLittlejohn
Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

BIRMINGHAM CHILDREN'S THEATRE produces wonderful plays for children and adults who cherish memories of their own childhood. Beautifully staged and with amazing costumes, seeing one of their productions is a joy for everyone. You will not be disappointed.

Thank FABULOUS4414
New York, New York, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

This is the worst company I have ever dealt with!!! Had a verbal commitment in the summer of 2012 for a March 2013 performance After MANY MANY phone call of trying to get something in writing my company finally got a contact in September 2013, we signed it and sent it to them in good faith and again NEVER heard... More 

6 Thank Maureen H
Southside, Alabama, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

Children who love plays and live action need to visit here. The plays are wonderful and professionally presented. The theatre is located in the Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center Complex. Check their website for upcoming productions.

Thank Jean H
Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

I attended a play with my child's kindergarten class. The play was adorable! The actors were talented and my son LOVED the puppets. Obviously this was a "kid friendly" attraction and even (most) toddlers would be entertained by the play we attended ("Christmas Shoes").

1 Thank halogran

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