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WEST END TO BROADWAY SHOWCASE

The culmination of an exhilarating week of work with participants on the West End to Broadway workshop. 

 

 

YERMA (15): RECORDED, CAPTURED LIVE

The incredible Billie Piper returns in her award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece.

 

 

SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE CRIMSON COBBLES
Tue 19 Sep - Sun 24 Sep See full date & time info

Join us for the world premiere of a brand new Sherlock Holmes caper, specially commissioned for Chipping Norton Theatre, delivered at breakneck pace in a hilarious, deeply daft theatrical explosion for adults and family audiences.

 

 

CONTAGION CABARET

Dreamt up in the plague-ridden imagination of the Theatre’s Artistic Director John Terry, join a cast of familiar faces alongside scientists and literary researchers from Oxford University for an evening of infectious extracts from plays and music.

 

 

THE SIX WIVES OF HENRY VIII

The Six Wives of Henry VIII was an undisputed hit at the Bristol Old Vic, and with live original music, embroidery, barbie dolls, silly songs and historical hysteria, this promises to be an ill-researched lesson in cross-dressing Tudor history that you'll never forget.

 

 

MICHAEL MORPURGO'S WHY THE WHALES CAME

Multi-award-winning performer and storyteller Danyah Miller vividly brings to life this enchanting classic tale by Michael Morpurgo. 

 

 

JEREMY HARDY: LIVE 2017

Jeremy Hardy is in his 4th decade as a stand-up this year. That’s a more dramatic way of saying he started 33 years ago and, without a lottery win, probably has at least another 33 years to go. He’s continuing his tour this autumn! 

 

 

THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK

Enter the imaginative world of Lewis Carroll in this brand new, inventive adaptation of the beloved classic poem, The Hunting of the Snark. A musical comedy adventure for the whole family.

 

 

GENIUS

Anjali celebrates the creative abilities and artistic potential of people with learning disabilities and demonstrates exciting new possibilities in dance through its pioneering work. 

 

 

TEAM VIKING

This is the remarkable, hilarious and heart-lifting story of how James actually gave his best mate a full Viking burial.

 

 

CORIOLANUS: BROADCAST LIVE

Rome Season Director, Angus Jackson, completes the RSC’s collection of Shakespeare’s Roman plays.

 

 

ALI COOK: PRINCIPLES OF DECEPTION

Star of West End magic marvels and big screen spectacles, Ali Cook brings his own brand of awe-inspiring magic and offbeat comedy to The Theatre.

 

 

PRIVATE HENRY TANDEY

A play that shows how one single shot could have changed world history. September 1918, northern France. A humble British Private has the opportunity to change the course of history by preventing World War II.

 

 

PANTO: SLEEPING BEAUTY
Tue 14 Nov - Sun 14 Jan See full date & time info

Chipping Norton's brand new panto, the most spectacular, the most splendid and the most stupefying, funny show of the year. Once Upon A Time there lived a...

Sponsored by Kingham Hill School

PHILL JUPITUS: JUPLICITY

Join stand-up comedian, poet, improviser, and TV stalwart Phill Jupitus for over an hour of tales, laughs and diversions. 

 

 

GRANDMA CLAUS

Grandma Claus is the kindest, funniest and silliest lady in town - and this Christmas she's inviting you over! 

ADAM KAY'S SMUTTY CHRISTMAS SONGS

Leave the kids at home and join us for this evening of festive filth.

 

 

AN EVENING WITH GERVASE PHINN

With his keen ear for the absurd and sharp eye for the ludicrous, Gervase shares his hilarious and sometimes poignant tales of life as a schools inspector in the Yorkshire Dales.

 

 

CORNERMEN

A tragic, funny and gripping play by award-nominated writer, Oliver Forsyth, tours after a critically acclaimed run at the Edinburgh Fringe. 

 

 

THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO

Merry Opera, regular favourites at Chipping Norton with fresh, energetic and musically respectful opera productions, return with this classic favourite.

 

 

OBAMA AND ME

While Barack Obama is fulfilling his American Dream as the first black president of the United States, Sylvia Arthur, a black Brit, is in Brussels in pursuit of the European version. Powerful, important and thoughtful political theatre.

 

 

MANWATCHING

A funny and frank insight into heterosexual female desire, read out loud by a man. Transferring from London’s Royal Court Theatre.

 

 

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