The next event will be on Friday 30th November 10am-midday
Venue: Stage Side Bar, Hippodrome Theatre, Thorp Street, Birmingham B5 4AU (map)
Birmingham Hippodrome is delighted to be sponsoring the last Social Media Cafe of the year in our Stageside bar and restaurant.Birmingham Hippodrome is the UK’s most visited theatre, home to Birmingham Royal Ballet and DanceXchange the first English home for Welsh National Opera and host to Britain’s biggest pantomime productions. As well as main stage performances by visiting companies, 2012 saw the theatre co-produce International Dance Festival Birmingham and The Voyage, a major outdoor event which formed part of the opening weekend of the London 2012 Festival. This summer also saw the return of the theatre’s popular programme of free outdoor events Six Summer Saturdays.Over the year the theatre’s Education team have worked with people of all ages who have enjoyed workshops, summer schools, master classes, singing, acting, dancing to name but a few events and our Cultural Apprenticeship Scheme has gone from strength to strength. We hope you can join us and meet the team so we can update you on our 2013 programme. Don’t forget to bring a business card to be in with a chance of winning some theatre tickets!
Have you been before? If you’ve come along before then you’ll know that you’ll find a group of interesting people working in lots of different areas, all using (or looking to use) social media in what they do, whether that’s for promoting, collaborating or creating things online!
Are you new? If you’ve not come along before then you might like to know that it’s a very informal, friendly and chatty gathering – we try to make new folks feel as welcome as possible. Just come along, grab a drink and join the rest of us for a chat. If you don’t know anybody there, just come and say Hi to event organiser Karen Strunks who will introduce you to other attendees 🙂
You can also find the Birmingham Social Media Cafe on Twitter, and Facebook where you can connect with over 500 BSMC members. We also have a NEW flickr group. Please feel free to upload any social media cafe photos and use the tag of bsmc. If you are a twitter user, the hash tag is #bsmc. Spread the word and tell your friends! 🙂
Would you or your company like to sponsor this event?
Sponsoring a Birmingham Social Media Cafe event costs £200.
Your name will be included in our communications for that month (twitter, facebook, blog and sponsorship page) and you will have a short slot at the event to introduce yourself and your organisation. To sponsor an event please email: email@example.com or tweet @birminghamsmc or @karenstrunks