Sun 15 Dec, Sheldonian Theatre
The Sheldonian Theatre was erected in 1664-8 to a design by Sir Christopher Wren. Its purpose was to provide an appropriate secular venue for the principal meetings and public ceremonies of the University, and this remains its purpose today. In addition the theatre has become a leading venue for musical concerts and recitals. Please note that tickets for concerts cannot be bought at the Sheldonian.
Please note Semi Circle and Upper Gallery seats do not have backrest.
Capacity: 800 - 1000
Facilities: Toilets (also disabled), No bar
Walking: approx. 10 mins
Parking: St Giles parking, Monday - Saturday, 8am - 6.30pm and evenings from 6.30pm, Sunday, 10am - 6.30pm and evenings from 6.30pm - £1.50 up to 30 mins, £3 up to 1 hour, £5 up to 2 hours, £3 for evenings.
Traditional Christmas Carol Concert
Conductor Jacques Cohen
Blake The Snowman
Handel Zadok the Priest
Leroy Anderson Sleigh Ride
Pierpont Jingle Bells
Onyx Brass Christmas Cracker
Berlioz Shepherds' Farewell
Darke In the Bleak Midwinter
Christmas Carols for Choir & Audience
Chairs & Wheelchair Spaces:
If you would like to book a ticket in the 'Chairs' area or if you require a Wheelchair Space, please contact the City of Oxford Orchestra direct on 01865 744457.