Birmingham Stage Company

Groovy Greeks and Ruthless Romans

14 January 2021 – 11 December 2021

Due to the situation regarding Covid, the performance dates of this show are subject to change. Please check with the venue when making your booking.


We all want to meet people from history! The trouble is everyone is dead!

So it’s time to prepare yourselves for HORRIBLE HISTORIES live on stage! Using actors and 3D special effects, these two amazing shows are guaranteed to thrill you and your children. Historical figures and events will come alive on stage and hover at your fingertips!

GROOVY GREEKS - From savage Sparta to angry Athens, discover the truth about growing up in Greece. Take on the Trojans and pummel the Persians! Compete in the first ever Olympic Games and appear in the very first play! Meet your match with the Minotaur and be zapped by Zeus! Hold on tight as you gatecrash the Groovy Greeks!

RUTHLESS ROMANS - From the evil emperors to the gruesome gladiators, find out why there's no place like Rome! Join Julius Caesar's battle to be emperor, experience the terrible tactics of the Roman army, hold on tight for a terrifying journey back into Roman Britain with Queen Boudicca and prepare to meet sword-slaying Spartacus!

See details of your nearest venue below:

Tour Dates

Theatre Royal Nottingham

Theatre Royal Nottingham

From 04 Nov 20 to 07 Nov 20

Theatre Square

Box Office: 0115 9895555

New Victoria Theatre, Woking

New Victoria Theatre, Woking

From 14 Jan 21 to 17 Jan 21

The Ambassadors, The Peacocks Centre
GU21 6GQ

Box Office: 08448 717645

Opera House Manchester

Opera House Manchester

From 20 Jan 21 to 23 Jan 21

3 Quay Street
M3 3HP

Box Office: 0844 8713018

Richmond Theatre

Richmond Theatre

From 28 Jan 21 to 30 Jan 21

Little Green, Richmond

Box Office: 0844 8717651

Grand Opera House York

Grand Opera House York

From 17 Mar 21 to 20 Mar 21

Cumberland Sreet

Box Office: 08448 713024

Waterside Theatre, Aylesbury

Waterside Theatre, Aylesbury

From 31 Mar 21 to 03 Apr 21

Exchange Street
HP20 1UG

Box Office: 0844 871 7627