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ENSEMBLE | DRAMA WORKSHOPS FOR YOUNG ADULTS WITH LEARNING DISABILITIES
Wed 5 Sep - Wed 17 Oct See full date & time info

These sessions are an opportunity to learn some drama skills, develop confidence and meet new people.

Carer goes free. 

To book, call 01608 642350

 

AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE

Critically acclaimed Flintlock Theatre (The Government Inspector) return with a reimagined classic.

 

JOHN SMITH

 “He’s a magician.” - Ben Howard

Smith’s refreshingly honest lyrics combined with evident love for his art create an evening of spellbinding, surprising, original folk.

 

NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE: KING LEAR

Considered by many to be the greatest tragedy ever written, King Lear sees two ageing fathers – one a King, one his courtier – reject the children who truly love them. 

  

GUESS HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU

‘I love you right up to the moon – and back’

Join Little & Big Nutbrown Hare, from the bestselling book collection, as they leap off the page and onto the stage in this magical journey through the seasons.

 

THE STONES

With all the energy and charisma of the band themselves, The Stones pay an accurate and faithful tribute to the sound and look of an authentic Rolling Stones gig.

 

JOEL DOMMETT AND FRIENDS

Catch Joel Dommett as he tries out new material alongside the talented Joanne McNally and Jake Lambert!

 

LITERARY LUNCH: ROSAMUND YOUNG

Join the Friends of The Theatre for a delicious organic lunch featuring food from Rosamund’s farm as she discusses her best-selling book.

OCTOBER HALF TERM: MAGICAL MASKS AND BEASTLY PUPPETS

Join us for a creative Halloween themed workshop where you will have the opportunity to design and make your own magically spooky Halloween mask and beastly puppet to perform in a sharing at the end of the workshop.

THE LITTLE STRANGER (12A)

Gothic drama set in Warwickshire and based on Sarah Waters’ novel of the same name.

 

CREATIVE COVERAGE
Tue 13 Nov - Mon 14 Jan See full date & time info

Creative Coverage present a selection of work by artists from Oxfordshire and beyond.

Open from 30 minutes before any event at The Theatre 

THE THEATRE CHIPPING NORTON PANTOMIME | ALADDIN
Wed 14 Nov - Sun 13 Jan See full date & time info

“One of the most enjoyable and atmospheric pantos” The Telegraph, 2017 |
Proudly sponsored by Kingham Hill School

 

FUNNY GIRL THE MUSICAL (PG)

Following its record-breaking, sell-out run in London's West End and national tour, don't miss the critically-acclaimed musical Funny Girl, featuring Sheridan Smith in "an unforgettable star turn" (The Times). 

 

NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE: THE MADNESS OF GEORGE III

Alan Bennett’s multi-award-winning drama stars Olivier Award-winner Mark Gatiss (Sherlock, Wolf Hall) in the title role, and Adrian Scarborough (Gavin and Stacey, Upstairs Downstairs, After the Dance).

  

A STAR IS BORN

In this new take on the tragic love story a seasoned musician discovers--and falls in love with—a struggling artist 

 

FIRST MAN (CERT. TBC)
Mon 26 Nov - Thu 29 Nov See full date & time info

Epic drama about NASA's mission to land the first man on the moon,  starring Ryan Gosling (La La Land) and Claire Foy (The Crown).

 

CINEMA BAMBINO: A STAR IS BORN (CERT. TBC)

Cinema Bambino is a film club for babies and their grown-ups.

KING OF THIEVES (15)
Sun 2 Dec - Mon 3 Dec See full date & time info

From the producers of Legend and Darkest Hour, and featuring an all-star cast of homegrown legends led by Sir Michael Caine, King of Thieves is the darkly funny, incredible true story of the Hatton Garden robbery, the most daring heist in British criminal history.

 

NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE: ANTONY & CLEOPATRA

Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo star as Shakespeare’s famous fated couple in his great tragedy of politics, passion and power. 

 

BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY (CERT. TBC)
Sun 9 Dec - Thu 13 Dec See full date & time info

A gob-smacking performance from Rami Malek (Mr. Robot) as Freddie Mercury shapes this foot-stomping celebration of Queen.

 

KNIGHT AND SPIERS

Peter Knight (Steeleye Span) and John Spiers (Bellowhead) bring an evening of music that calls upon the beautiful tunes of British Folk heritage, incorporating seasonal pieces for a festive feel. 

 

A CHRISTMAS CAROL WITH SIMON CALLOW

Based on Charles Dickens own performance adaptation, this one-man theatrical extravaganza of festive story-telling is both heart-warming and deeply moving. 

 

THE DYLAN PROJECT

Take four of Britain's most talented folk-rock musicians and a unique singer, add the repertoire of a genius, and you've got the recipe for a dream band.

 

THE WIFE (15)
Sun 16 Dec - Mon 17 Dec See full date & time info

A portrait of a marriage, thirty-odd years later--a lifetime's secrets, betrayals, and mutual love. 

 

THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER'S WEB (CERT. TBC)

Claire Foy (The Crown, Wolf Hall) takes on the title role in this continuation of Steig Larsson’s best-selling Millenium series. 

 

FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE CRIMES OF GRINDELWALD (CERT. TBC)
Sun 30 Dec - Sun 6 Jan See full date & time info

The second instalment set in J.K. Rowling’s richly imagined Wizarding world. 

 

ALLELUJAH (15)

Filmed live at London’s Bridge Theatre during its limited run, don’t miss Alan Bennett's ‘rousing chorus line for the NHS’ (Observer). 

 

WILDLIFE (CERT. TBC)

When Jerry loses his job and leaves his family to fend for themselves, his 16 year old son Joe is suddenly forced into the role of adult. 

 

THE OLD MAN AND THE GUN (CERT. TBC)
Fri 18 Jan - Sun 20 Jan See full date & time info

A classic, memorable performance from the great Robert Redford. 

 

CINEMA BAMBINO: FANTASTIC BEASTS - THE CRIMES OF GRINDELWALD

Cinema Bambino is a film club for babies and their grown-ups.

MORGAN AND WEST: PARLOUR TRICKS

Join the time-travelling magic duo for an evening chock full of jaw-dropping, brain-bursting, gasp-eliciting feats. 

 

DO YOU THINK THAT'S WISE? THE LIFE AND TIMES OF JOHN LE MESURIER

Leading impressionist Julian Dutton brings to life the man that charmed millions as Sergeant Wilson in Dad’s Army.

 

NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE: I'M NOT RUNNING

An explosive new play by David Hare (Skylight, Amy’s View)

 

SOUNDS OF THE 80'S

Pull on your neon and dust off your shoulder pads, it’s the eighties show you Just Can’t Get Enough of! 

 

WITH A SONG IN HER HEART

Olivier Award-winning OperaUpClose present a one-woman opera about love.

 

ANITA HARRIS IN CONCERT

A wonderful cocktail of song, glitz, chat, nostalgia and humour. 

 

HAL CRUTTENDEN: CHUBSTER

Hal's daughters chose the title of his new stand-up show. He's now on a diet.

 

PHIL BEER

Beer’s flawless musicianship and rich vocals have made him as much in demand for his solo shows as he is with Show of Hands. 

 

CRIMES ON THE NILE
Wed 13 Feb - Sat 16 Feb See full date & time info

Following 2018’s sell-out smash hit Crimes Under the Sun, multi-award-winning theatre company, New Old Friends return with another hilariously inventive comedy thriller.

 

FEBRUARY HALF TERM: CURTAIN UP
Sun 17 Feb - Thu 21 Feb See full date & time info

Following the success of Ballet Shoes (Feb 2018) we will be revisiting Noel Streatfield's sequel Curtain Up as a springboard to creating a new piece of theatre based on it's themes. 

FEBRUARY HALF TERM: PLAY IN TWO DAYS
Mon 18 Feb - Tue 19 Feb See full date & time info

Join us for two days of practical workshops, during which you will participate in drama games, improvisations and devise a play.

TWEEDY'S ILLUSION CONFUSION

The star of Gifford’s Circus has had enough of being the assistant, its time for him to be the magician!

 

FEBRUARY HALF TERM: PLAY IN TWO DAYS
Thu 21 Feb - Fri 22 Feb See full date & time info

Join us for two days of practical workshops during which you will participate in drama games, improvisations and devise a play.  

SWEDE DREAMZ

Platforms and flares optional but very welcome!

 

LUKE JERMAY: INTUITION

Jermay impossibly seems to know all, see all and tell (almost) all in an expertly delivered, totally gripping new show.

 

LIZA PULMAN SINGS STREISAND

Fascinating Aida’s acclaimed singer and comedienne Liza Pulman celebrates the legend of Barbra Streisand with her fabulous band, in this ★★★★★ ‘world class show’ (Encore Radio).

 

LOST VOICE GUY

Lee Ridley is the first stand-up comedian to use a communication aid. He may not be able to talk but he definitely has something to say and his comedy will leave you speechless.

 

THERE WAS AN OLD LADY WHO SWALLOWED A FLY

Relive the delights of this most charming of tales complete with a feast of sing along songs, colourful animal characters and heart-warming family fun.

 

HATS OFF TO LED ZEPPELIN

The band, winners of Best Tribute Band in the UK 2017 are a truly professional outfit guaranteed to give you a night that you won't forget in a hurry!

 

VOICE BOX GOES TO THE MUSIC HALL

Revel in nostalgia, dress up, and join in as Oxfordshire’s Voice Box present an exceptional extravaganza for all the family. 

 

SEANN WALSH: After This One, I'm Going Home

As seen on Live at the Apollo and 8 out of 10 Cats

Rescheduled: this event date differs to that in the Summer Highlights brochure. 

 

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