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JONNY & THE BAPTISTS EAT THE POOR

Multi-award-nominated musical comedy stars Jonny & the Baptists take on the gap between rich and poor in a brilliantly silly, surreal and satirical new show. 

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE MITFORDS AT ASTHALL MANOR

Following their previous sell-out success, In the Footsteps of the Mitfords returns as Scary Little Girls brings the experiences, opinions and relationships of the celebrated sisters to life. Taking place on Fri 1st July & Sun 3rd July.

BAD GUYS

Join Comedy Club 4 Kids & CBeebies Spot Bots stars the Three Half Pints as they trip and stumble their way through a brand new comic misadventure, packed with songs, slapstick, silliness and accidental derring do!

THE RONNIE SCOTT’S STORY

Direct from London’s world-famous jazz club, The Ronnie Scott’s All Stars combine world class live jazz, narration and rare archive footage creating a visual and musical celebration of the club. 

SHELLEY’S GUITAR

An afternoon of music inspired by the poems of Percy Shelley and the guitar he bought for his friend, Jane Williams...

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE MITFORDS AT ASTHALL MANOR

Following their previous sell-out success, In the Footsteps of the Mitfords returns as Scary Little Girls brings the experiences, opinions and relationships of the celebrated sisters to life.

MIDDLE BARTON SCHOOL PRESENT SCHEHERAZADE

Middle Barton School presents Scheherazade.

WIFI WARS

WiFi Wars is a live comedy game show where you play along! Login with your smartphone or tablet and compete in a range of games, quizzes and challenges to win the show, and prizes!

BRANAGH THEATRE LIVE: ROMEO & JULIET (BROADCAST LIVE THEATRE SCREENING)

Branagh and his creative team present a passionate new vision of the classic tragedy.

SWAP
Fri 8 Jul - Sat 9 Jul See full date & time info

A great cast deliver great old-school farce – from the company who brought us Alan Ayckbourn’s Table Manners.

 

CORNBURY FESTIVAL
Fri 8 Jul - Sun 10 Jul See full date & time info

Cornbury Festival 2016 local tickets are available to buy via our box office.

ST. MARY'S PRIMARY SCHOOL PRESENTS SHAKESPEARE ROCKS

Tickets sold through the school.

ROLLIN’ CLONES

From the early days of the rhythm and blues, through to the excesses of the 70s, The Rollin’ Clones’ rock ‘n’ roll show is a faithful interpretation of the biggest band ever’s greatest hits.

THE OWL AND THE PUSSYCAT'S TREASURY OF NONSENSE

The Owl is trying to write his greatest masterpiece yet, but the Pussycat has different ideas! Creating magical worlds amongst the things in their den, and turning everyday objects into new friends for their nonsense stories, can they really work together to tell the most important tale of all?

THEATRE SCREENING: THE AUDIENCE (RECORDED, CAPTURED LIVE)

An encore screening of this critically acclaimed production starring Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth II.

THEATRE SCREENING: RICHARD III (BROADCAST LIVE)

Ralph Fiennes plays Shakespeare's most notorious villain in a new production directed by Almedia Artistic Director, Rupert6 Gould (King Charles III).  Vanessa Redgrave co-stars.

OPERA DELLA LUNA - TALES OF OFFENBACH (TAKING PLACE AT STOWE)
Sat 23 Jul - Sun 24 Jul See full date & time info
Please note that this is an external event taking place at THE ROXBURGH THEATRE, STOWE, BUCKINGHAM MK18 5EH
JOSH WIDDICOMBE

Josh Widdicombe, that guy from the TV comedy shows with the curly hair, is back on the road with a brand new tour.

TAKE PART SUMMER: A MUSICAL IN SIX DAYS FOR 13+ YEARS: SWEET CHARITY
Mon 22 Aug - Sat 27 Aug See full date & time info

Working with a director, a choreographer and a musical director, you will rehearse a full musical in a week. 

BETTE MIDLER AND ME

West End star Sue Kelvin and Chipping Norton panto composer Sarah Travis star in a show celebrating the life and songs of the Divine Miss M from the perspective of a life-long fan. A quickfire, raucous and heartfelt evening of story and song.

THE RISE AND FALL OF LITTLE VOICE
Wed 14 Sep - Sat 24 Sep See full date & time info

Chipping Norton Theatre's biggest show to date, this is a rich, raucous musical comedy, infused with sensational singing and knock out songs.

MARCUS BRIGSTOCKE: WHY THE LONG FACE?

One of Britain’s finest comedians and broadcasters, Marcus is regarded as a major comedy, writing and acting talent, performing stand up nationally to sell out audiences around the UK and globally at international comedy festivals.

TRAVELS WITH MY AUNT
Mon 26 Sep - Wed 28 Sep See full date & time info

Travels with my Aunt gives us intoxicating entertainment, perplexing human dilemmas, and top notch theatre.

THE THEATRE'S GRAND GALA AUCTION HOSTED BY ALEXANDER ARMSTRONG

A very special evening in the company of Alexander Armstrong, actor, musician, comedian, one half of Armstrong and Miller, and presenter of TV’s Pointless. Join us for the biggest night of our year with an array of stunning ‘money-can’t-buy’ auction lots, entertainment, sparkling wine and sparkling conversation.

LUCY PORTER

A hilarious new show of heart-felt personal revelations and incisive cultural observations from stand­up Lucy Porter.

THEATRE SCREENING: CYMBELINE (RECORDED, CAPTURED LIVE)

Cymbeline is ruler of a divided Britain. When Innogen, the only living heir, marries her sweetheart in secret, an enraged Cymbeline banishes him. But a powerful figure behind the throne is plotting to seize power and murder them both. Melly Still directs (Coram Boy at the NT).

NANCY KERR AND THE SWEET VISITOR BAND

2015 was a massive year for Kerr, winning the highest honour of “Folk Singer of the Year” at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards. Nancy is joined on stage by James Fagan (Cara Dillon, The James Bros) Tom Wright (Albion band),Rowan Rheingans (Lady Maisery) and top bassist Tim Yates.

PETE FIRMAN

Star of BBC1’s The Magicians, ‘the UK’s leading comedy magician’ (Time Out) Pete Firman hits the road in 2016 with his astonishing new show, fresh from his 10th year at the Edinburgh Festival.

THE WOODLANDERS

Hammerpuzzle Theatre company return following King John in 2015 with their adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s romantic, rural novel. A tale that intertwines misplaced affection, fathers and daughters and above all, love.

DIRE STREETS

Dire Streets perfectly capture the distinctive, authentic sound of one of the biggest guitar bands of all time. Covering tracks from early classics like Sultans of Swing, through to the mega-hits of the 80s and Brothers in Arms.

JOE STILGOE: SONGS ON FILM

After two sell-out years at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the internationally acclaimed singer, pianist and entertainer Joe Stilgoe finally takes his smash hit show on tour.

THEATRE SCREENING: KING LEAR (RECORDED, CAPTURED LIVE)

Antony Sher returns to the RSC in one of Shakespeare’s most epic and powerful plays. 

BRANAGH THEATRE LIVE: THE ENTERTAINER (RECORDED, CAPTURED LIVE)

Set against thye backdrop of post-war Britain, John Osbourne's modern classic conjures the seedy glamour of the old music halls for an explosive examination of public masks and private torment.  

PANTO: ROBINSON CRUSOE
Tue 15 Nov - Sun 8 Jan See full date & time info

Set sail for adventure with our strapping hero Robinson Crusoe, armed only with a treasure map,  his mum, and the ship-shape crew of the Saucy Nancy. Panto as it should be, from what many regard as the national home of traditional panto. 

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