Ladies lead the way with big cash boost

Hit show exclusive tops a great year for Hippodrome fundraisers

Birmingham Hippodrome Leading Ladies enjoyed an exclusive pre-show discussion with cast members of The Color Purple to celebrate the venue’s first co-production with Curve and raise funds for Hippodrome Projects. The event was sponsored by West Midlands Growth Company, with head of business growth Sian Robert giving an overview of its objectives. Judith Greenburgh, head of partnerships and events at Birmingham Hippodrome said: “We’ve welcomed over 500 guests from all sectors to nine events in 2018-19 and raised nearly £10,000 for Hippodrome Projects.”


1 Dr Mano Hashmi, Judith Greenburgh, Kathryn Stanczyszyn, Danielle Fiamanya, Charlie Pette, Joanna Francis, Sian Roberts

2 Cathy Scott, Chantall Herbert, Sally Walder

3 Helen Underwood, Sian Roberts, Helen Martin, Cathy Johnson

4 Karen Chamberlain, Christie Gaskin, Emma Speed

5 Liz Acton, Helen Wright

6 Rachel Thompson, Lisa Moore

7 Ruby Prosser, Amy Watson, Benita Roberts, Sadie Williams