Sat 18 Jan 2020, 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.
47th Annual Traditional Viennese New Year concert
Conductor Stephen Bell
Tom Poster Piano
Mozart Marriage of Figaro
Grieg Piano Concerto
Suppé Morning Noon and Night in Vienna
Lehár Gold and Silver Waltzes
Strauss Die Fledermaus Overture
Strauss Thunder and Lightning
Strauss Blue Danube Waltzes
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.