Mon 1 Jan 0001 - Sun 10 Feb 2019,
For anyone aged 12 to 16 with a passion for theatre.
Aged 12 to 16 years with a passion for theatre?
Join our 17|25 Young Company.
For anyone aged 17 to 25 with a passion for theatre
Oxford Coffee Concert
Learn new skills or expand on your exsisting skills in these Adult Acting Workshops.
Part of SJE Arts 6th International Piano Series
Featuring Adrian Cox (clarinet) Play Jazz at Vespers
A captivating evening of music, poetry and more…
When Inspector Goole arrives unexpectedly at the Birling family home, their peaceful dinner party is shattered...
Part of Passiontide at Merton 2019
One day. Six cities. A thousand stories.
Beautiful beasts and where to find them…
Have your child's party at Oxford Playhouse and celebrate with a trip to the theatre!
Ryan lives in a world consumed by image and obsession, where selfworth is measured in muscle mass and self-improvement becomes self-destruction.
Conductor, Janet Lincé
A razor sharp, muscular, hour long attack on work place politics.
‘I’m having absolutely nothing to do with the theatre or the human race. They can all go to hell.’ Anton Chekhov
Clowning workshop led by Mark Curtis.
All-round entertainer, Count Arthur Strong comes to Oxford Playhouse.
The Curious Parcel is a new subscription box that brings a little bit of theatre magic to your living room.
10am & 11am for Under 5s / 12pm for Over 5s
Oxford Coffee Concert Series
Kneehigh are back with their theatrical tour-de-force.
Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World Live in this roarsome interactive show for all the family.
Follow the exploits of Don Pasquale in this riotous new version of Donizetti’s classic comic opera.
Elgar - Conductor: Geoffrey Bushell.
Oxford Festival of the Arts in collaboration with SJE Arts
As her father descends into Alzheimer’s, Tina tries to uncover the facts behind a family story that never rang true.
Rachel Watson longs for a different life.
Goose loves the summer, playing with his family and friends, but soon it is time for him to fly south for the winter.
Purcell: Ode to St Cecilia & Charpentier: Te Deum East Oxford Community Choir
The German Comedy Ambassador returns to OP in May 2019, following sell out performances in 2017...
The perfect fun and friendly sing-a-long and play session for pre-school children.
The Oxford Playhouse Tent is going on tour again and we’re bringing the whole of history with us!
It's the one and only Horne Section's one and only 2019 Tour.
Ten acrobats take us on a stirring journey of what it means to be human...
Join Ian McKellen for his new solo show.
With epic show tunes and killer beats, this classic story is brought popping and locking into the twenty-first century.
“What was is it like in mummy’s tummy?”
Jason Byrne returns with his brand-new show, Wrecked But Ready.
The lord of the mince is back...
Mozart | Beethoven | Chopin
with Instruments of Time & Truth
Afternoon Concert 5pm ӏ Gala Concert 7.30pm
Saxon, Bainbridge & Haydn
The road to happiness is a bumpy ride.
Historian Lucy Worsley wants to make you think again...
Part of 'Alexander Goehr & Martyn Harry: A Mini-Festival'
Passion, ambition and desire ignite in Shakespeare’s thrilling tragedy.
A Chamber Opera by Gavin Bryars, libretto by Marilyn Bowering.
A musical by Nia Williams
The fairy King and Queen have fallen out, and that means the whole world has gone wrong.
Discover why Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap has kept people guessing for so long, becoming the longest running show of any kind in the history of theatre.
An Oxford Playhouse co-production with the egg, Conde Duque and Theatr Iolo.
The Museum Without A Home is an award-winning exhibition that celebrates the small acts of kindness that people have taken to welcome refugees to thei...
SANSARA - Choral Masterpieces of Oxford
1960, Brooklyn, New York. The Muscolinos have raised three proud and passionate daughters.
An Oxford Playhouse 17|25 Young Company production.
The Noisy Animals are looking forward to their dream holidays and have some brilliant ideas about where in the world they want to go.
Do you believe in ghosts? Morgan & West don't but why should that stop them?
A disparate group of people are caught in a storm on the High Road, somewhere in the middle of nowhere.
Abbey Road and Revolver live with orchestra
For one night only, Oxford Gospel Choir and Grenoble Gospel Singers come together to bring the city alive with the sound of Gospel.
Works by Mozart, Smetana, Pärt and more.
Dvorak 'American' Quartet, Copland and more.
Kaupo Kikkas, illustrated talk with the photographer
Works by Pärt, Mozart, Webern & Mahler.
Prof. Andrew King, University of Oxford
The stage filled in Wolf-Ferrari Symphony and Schubert Octet.
Goldner Quartet play Beethoven & Shostakovich plus clarinet pieces.
Covers all 13 events in the Oxford May Music Festival
Prof. Robin Grimes. Imperial College, London
Great soprano songs with a variety of accompanying instruments.
Prof. Tim Leighton, University of Southampton
'We are all' - great jazz from the world-famous trio.
Dr Simon Boxall, University of Southampton
Prof Dame Ottoline Leyser, University of Cambridge
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Plus a tribute to Clara Schumann on her bicentenary.
The Magic of Mozart
Russian and English favourites plus Beethoven
Come and see the rising stars of tomorrow!
For 50 years The Pasadena Roof Orchestra have been re-creating the sounds of a golden era of music from the 1920s and 1930s to widespread acclaim.
Beatrice Blackwood Event
In this workshop participants will explore classic storylines and modern adaptations.
Three evenings of new drama, written and performed by members of Oxford Playhouse Young Companies.
Meet Princess. A cheeky 10-year-old, with a plan to win the Weston-super-Mare Beauty Contest.
Reginald D Hunter returns to the Playhouse with his new show.
A deeply atmospheric drama about time and memory, loneliness and longing.
After decades of civil war, the nation hangs in the balance. Enter Richard, Duke of Gloucester, to change the course of history.
In a world gone crazy, can philosophy help? This sparklingly brilliant new show tries to give you the answer.
A troubled Friar rushes us through the mutinous streets of Verona, plunging us into a community torn apart by prejudice, conflict and violent crime.
Ross Edgley made history in 2018 by doing what no man has ever done before, swiming 2,000 miles around Great Britain.
Following a critically-acclaimed West End run Jon Brittain's Rotterdam is embarking on a UK tour.
Ruby Wax, the Monk and the Neuroscientist
Maria Razumovskaya (piano)
Firmly established as an unmissable highlight in Oxford's cultural calender.
Beverly is having a party and you are one of her guests.
Jonathan Powell (piano)
Spotlight is for anyone aged 50 or over with an interest in theatre.
In Aid of 'Dogs for Good'
We all have a nationality. Or almost all of us.
A small village in rural Ireland is turned upside down when a major Hollywood film studio descends to make a historical blockbuster on location.
Tabby McTat is a cat with the loudest of meee-ews and a best friend with a guitar.
A brand new version of the classic story of the three little pigs
1840. A young governess agrees to look after two orphaned children in Bly, a seemingly idyllic country house.
There’s a controversial new president in the White House, and racial tensions are on the rise.
Alda Dizdari Violin & Tom Blach Piano
with Magpie Lane.
We all love a good story and we all like to mess around.
Susan Hill’s acclaimed ghost story comes dramatically alive in Stephen Mallatratt’s ingenious stage adaptation.
Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s much-loved Zog comes to life in this magical adaptation.
Your child will enjoy bringing their ideas to life in this fun and imaginative workshop
Oxford Coffee Concert
Oxford Coffee Concert Series
Programme to include:
Britten 3 Divertimenti
Beethoven String Quartet op.59 no.2
Alda Dizdari Violin
Tom Blach Piano
Following her stunning performance in November 2018 the Albanian born British violinist Alda Dizdari and pianist Tom Blach...
Fri 22 Mar
Roland Roberts, Director & Violin
Tim Watts, Oboe
Peter Adams, Cello
To book a Wheelchair Space or Reserved Chair seating for this performance, please contac...
Mendelssohn Hear My Prayer, Violin concerto
Schubert Mass in E flat major
Our spring concert presents three masterpieces fro...
Sat 23 Mar