Thu 19 Dec, SJE Arts at St John the Evangelist Church
A Grade I, G.F. Bodley designed church and adjoining cloister that forms part of St Stephen's House, a Permanent Private Hall of the University.
Recently updated as a concert venue, SJE has underfloor heating and new lighting, comfortable chairs, a new toilet block, staging, and a Steinway D concert grand piano. The acoustic is superb.
SJE is on the Iffley Road opposite the University Sports Ground. Buses from Oxford city centre stop directly outside. Buses from London stop five minutes' walk away in St Clement's.
Capacity: 400 - 500
Disabled access and toilet.
Bar on site for most events.
A selection of Green Rooms for performers.
Public car parks at St Clement's and behind Tesco on Cowley Road.
Limited parking for performers and Blue Badge holders in the college and, for some events, extra parking for the general public nearby
Walking: approx. 25 mins
By Bus: approx. 15 mins, from Westgate (Stop E1), Bus 3 or 3A to Rose Hill, James Street West Stop. Also X90 and BROOKESbus U5
By car: approx. 5
109a Iffley Road,
SJE Arts welcomes back The Sixteen, directed by Harry Christophers, for their 2019 Christmas programme.
To make your evening extra special, join us for the pre-concert buffet dinner in the St Stephen's House dining room. Places are limited, so please book early to avoid disappointment. (A prompt will pop up during the booking process.)
Duration: 1 hour 50mins with interval
William Walton: Make we joy now in this fest
Nowell, nowell: Out of your sleep
Sweet was the song
Nowell, nowell: In Bethlem
Traditional:The Saviour’s Work (The babe in Bethlem’s manger laid)
Matthew Martin: Adam lay y-bounden
Elizabeth Poston: Jesus Christ the apple tree
Peter Warlock: Corpus Christi carol
Gustav Holst: This have I done for my true love
There is no rose
Angelus ad virginem
Make we joy
Praetorius/arr. Sandstrom: Lo, how a rose e’er blooming
James Burton: Balulalow
Cecilia Mcdowall: Of a Rose
Benjamin Britten: A Ceremony of Carols (harpist: Frances Kelly)
To book a Wheelchair Space, please call 01865 305 305