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SHACKLETON'S CARPENTER

Malcolm Rennie (Fraser in Mr Selfridge) stars as Harry McNish, the only man who challenged The Boss on the ice floes of Antarctica.

 

PAPER MOON

 Join Oxfordshire company Tiny Light as they explore a crinkly, scrunchy paper world and take you on a journey over a paper sea.

Suitable for ages 0-3

 

THE ROAD BEHIND, THE ROAD AHEAD
Mon 24 Sep - Tue 16 Oct See full date & time info

A unique project created by The Theatre Chipping Norton to explore the history of the Suffrage movement, and what it means to us today. 

 

YOU'VE CHANGED

Telling our own stories…it’s fifteen years since Kate transitioned. She’s changed. That’s clear…Have you?

 

THE TEMPEST
Wed 26 Sep - Thu 27 Sep See full date & time info

The all-female Sea Change Theatre reimagine Shakespeare’s final comedy in a humorous, thought-provoking and gender-bending adaptation for our times, underscored with sea-shanties, calypso and contemporary music.

 

 

A PURE WOMAN

Thomas Hardy, 84, has fallen in love with a woman in her 20s, the star of a local production of his Tess of the D’Urbervilles. Hardy’s second wife, Florence, is driven into a jealous rage. 

 

THE JONI MITCHELL STORY

This ground-breaking "show-umentary” format gives a fascinating insight into the artist and her music. 

 

HOW TO HIDE A LION

When a lion is chased out of town, a little girl, Iris, helps him to find somewhere to hide.

 

AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE

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

 

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.

 

JOEL DOMMETT AND FRIENDS

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

 

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 (CERT TBC)

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).

  

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. 

 

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. 

 

ALLELUJAH (CERT. TBC)

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

 

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)

 

WITH A SONG IN HER HEART

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

 

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.

 

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!

 

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.

 

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. 

 

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