Easter Opening Hours

The Drum including Box Office, will be open from the following times this bank holiday weekend:


Fri 29 Mar (Good Friday) 3pm

Sat 30 Mar 9:30am

Sun 31 Mar (Easter Sunday) 3pm

Mon 1 Apr (Bank Holiday) Closed

Please pick up your tickets for Legends of Legends

As you may have heard Legends of Legends on Sat 16 Mar, 10pm has already completely sold out. No tickets will be available on the door.

For all those who have already booked tickets for Legends of Legends, but haven’t picked them up yet please help us keep the queues down on Saturday night. Box Office will be open to pick up tickets between 10am-8pm this week and 11am-6pm on Sat 16 Mar.



Temporary Arts Programming Administrator (3 months)

The Drum is the UK’s premier arts centre dedicated to the development, presentation and celebration of African, Asian and Caribbean arts and cultural activities for the benefit of all.

Temporary Arts Programming Administrator (3 months)


The Drum is seeking a motivated and highly skilled Arts Programming Administrator to join its Arts Programming team to support an ambitious and exciting programme of activities.

You will provide professional, efficient and effective administrative and secretarial support for the Director of Arts & Marketing.  You will need to be highly organised a skilled communicator and have experience of working in a similar role.  Excellent word processing and computerised record keeping skills are essential, as is exceptional attention to detail.

Job Description: Arts Programming Administrator v6 11 Mar 13

If you are interested in applying please email your CV to h.sharma@the-drum.org.uk

Closing date: 2 April 2013

The Drum is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

The Drum receives ongoing financial support from Arts Council England and Birmingham City Council.

Charity No 1042218

Board Vacancies

The Drum is recruiting board members and are interested in individuals from the following backgrounds:

  • A lawyer
  • A chartered or financial management accountant
  • Someone with commercial experience  – preferred, (experience of managing catering or conferences and events).

For more information on these board vacancies please contact the board chair, Upkar Pardesi on upkar.pardesi@btinternet.com.