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BLOXHAM ART GROUP
Mon 15 Jun - Mon 6 Jul See full date & time info

A mixed exhibition of work by the Bloxham Art Group.

ALEX HORNE

Nominated for Best Show in the 2014 Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards, Alex Horne brings his curious contraption to Chipping Norton Theatre.

RELAXED FILM SCREENING: WEST SIDE STORY

Relaxed Screenings are open to all but with some changes made to make the event more accessible for people who might find a standard cinema screening challenging, including those living with dementia and those with learning disabilities and their carers. 

THE CRUCIBLE (Recorded, Captured Live)

Richard Armitage (The Hobbit, Spooks) stars in Arthur Miller’s classic American drama...

SEAN LOCK

Sean Lock, the most fertile comic mind in Britain, will be running through some new material ahead of a major UK tour.

JOSEPH

Middle Barton Primary School present their latest production.

NO FRILLS FLAMENCO

The award-winning production No Frills is flamenco stripped down to its bare essence.

FLAMENCO TASTER WORKSHOP

Here is a fantastic opportunity to learn some of the basic movements and rhythms of flamenco whilst getting a unique insight into the relationship between the music and the dance.

SPOOKS: THE GREATER GOOD (15)

MI5’s Harry Pearce returns in this feature-length spin-off from the acclaimed TV show.

ROBIN AND THE SHERWOOD HOODIES
Tue 14 Jul - Wed 15 Jul See full date & time info

St. Mary's School present their latest production.

THEATRE SCREENING: EVERYMAN

BAFTA winner and Academy Award® nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave) takes the title role in this dynamic new production of one of English drama’s oldest plays, directed by the National Theatre’s new Director Rufus Norris (London Road).

CINEMA BAMBINO ADULT & BABIES FILM CLUB

A film club for parents and carers with babies, aged up to and including 18 months. A chance to socialise and enjoy a worry-free film experience.

JONNY AND THE BAPTISTS THE END IS NIGH

Musical comedy stars Jonny & the Baptists return to Chipping Norton with this exclusive preview of their new show. 

MURDER AT THE MANSION!

An interactive theatre experience taking place at Ditchley Park.

ORPHEUS IN THE UNDERWORLD AT THE ROXBURGH THEATRE, STOWE
Sat 18 Jul - Sun 19 Jul See full date & time info

Following their huge success with 'The Daughter of The Regiment', Opera della Luna return to Stowe with a company of multi-talented singers, comedians and dancers to stage Offenbach's most celebrated work.

SPY (15)

In this hilarious take on the spy genre, the incredibly talented Melissa McCarthy (Bridesmaids, The Heat) plays an unassuming, deskbound CIA analyst, and the unsung hero behind the Agency’s most dangerous missions. 

DR LONGITUDE'S MARVELLOUS IMAGINARY MENAGERIE
Tue 21 Jul - Wed 22 Jul See full date & time info

An exotic caravan has arrived in town complete with strange characters that entertain, amuse and beguile. A wondrous, technicolour outdoor treat for all the family – perfect for the summer holidays.

3 DAY DRAMA for 5 - 7 years
Mon 27 Jul - Wed 29 Jul See full date & time info

This interactive workshop aims to build confidence, creativity and imagination. Improvisation, mime and storytelling will be explored in this fun and exciting experience. Participants perform on the stage at 12.45pm on Wednesday.

DRAMA WEEKS for 8 - 12 years
Mon 27 Jul - Fri 31 Jul See full date & time info

Working with theatre professionals, participantswill develop a piece of theatre together andlearn how performances transfer from therehearsal room to the stage. 

QUEEN AND COUNTRY

A superb ensemble cast feature in this wonderfully funny and moving depiction of postwar England, and the ups and downs of National Service.

UNDER THE SEA SHADOW PUPPETS FOR 5 - 7 YEARS

Dive down deep under the sea with puppeteer Emma Boor from Wild Boor Ideas and make an octopus, a shark, or even a sunken pirate ship! Then make a short performance for your friends and family of under water magic!

 

 

LONDON ROAD (15)

A feature film adaptation of the acclaimed National Theatre production, hailed as groundbreaking during its two sell-out runs.

MR HOLMES (PG)
Sat 1 Aug - Sun 2 Aug See full date & time info

Ian McKellen stars in this unique twist on the world’s most famous detective. An aging Sherlock Holmes, having left his Baker Street days behind...

3 DAY MUSICAL THEATRE for 5 - 7 years (NEW!)
Mon 3 Aug - Wed 5 Aug See full date & time info

Working with creative practitioners, this high-energy workshop provides a chance to sing songs and learn some dance routines which participants will perform on the stage at 12.45pm Wednesday.

DRAMA WEEKS for 8 - 12 years
Mon 3 Aug - Fri 7 Aug See full date & time info

Working with theatre professionals, participants will develop a piece of theatre together and learn how performances transfer from the rehearsal room to the stage. 

MUSICAL THEATRE WEEK, CHIPPING NORTON for 8 - 12 years
Mon 3 Aug - Fri 7 Aug See full date & time info

Working with creative practitioners, this week provides a chance to create a musical theatre show and perform it on The Theatre’s stage.

WILDERNESS FESTIVAL
Thu 6 Aug - Sun 9 Aug See full date & time info

Tickets for the award-winning festival, Wilderness, are now on sale from the box office without a booking fee!! 

DANNY COLLINS (15)

Al Pacino stars in this hugely irresistible comedy-drama as ageing 1970s rocker Danny Collins.

LOVE AT FIRST FIGHT (LES COMBATTANTS) (15)

A punchy, engaging and crisply directed piece of contemporary French cinema, with a fresh take on the confusion at the brink of adulthood.

3 DAY DRAMA for 5 - 7 years
Mon 10 Aug - Wed 12 Aug See full date & time info

This interactive workshop aims to build confidence, creativity and imagination. Improvisation, mime and storytelling will be explored in this fun and exciting experience. Participants perform on the stage at 12.45pm on Wednesday.

DRAMA WEEKS for 8 - 12 years
Mon 10 Aug - Fri 14 Aug See full date & time info

Working with theatre professionals, participants will develop a piece of theatre together and learn how performances transfer from the rehearsal room to the stage.

MUSICAL THEATRE WEEK, WOODSTOCK for 8 - 12 years
Mon 10 Aug - Fri 14 Aug See full date & time info

Working with creative practitioners, this week provides a chance to create a musical theatre show and perform it on The Theatre’s stage.

SHOOTING FOR SOCRATES (PG)

John Hannah stars in this David vs. Goliath story of a momentous time in Northern Ireland’s history –their extraordinary performance in the 1986 World Cup.

MINIONS (PG)

In this hilarious prequel to Despicable Me the Minions, continuously unsuccessful at keeping their evil masters, find themselves without someone to serve. The cast behind this animated romp includes Sandra Bullock, John Hamm and Steve Coogan.

THE IMPRESSIONISTS

The art exhibition of the year, brought to you from Paris, Philadelphia and London’s National Gallery. They are the world’s most popular artists.

A MUSICAL IN SIX DAYS: FAME
Mon 17 Aug - Sat 22 Aug See full date & time info

Working with a director, a choreographer and a musical director, you will rehearse the full musical, Fame" in a week. For those who book places, auditions for principals will take place at The Theatre in late June/early July.

TIMBUKTU (12A)

A stunning film from a master of world cinema.

THE CHOIR (PG)

With a stellar ensemble including Dustin Hoffman and Eddie Izzard, The Choir tells the story of the young singers who battle each other as they take their boys’ choir to competitive heights. 

THE CHOIR (PG)

With a stellar ensemble including Dustin Hoffman and Eddie Izzard, The Choir tells the story of the young singers who battle each other as they take their boys’ choir to competitive heights.

EMMA'S TRUST GALA CONCERT

Emma's Trust is going out with a bang with it's festival weekend. Come along to the magical Gala Concert where twelve performers from London’s most acclaimed West End shows will join the Young Company on stage.

TRUE STORY (15)

Directed by renowned British theatre director Rupert Goold, currently heading up The Almeida, this engaging drama plays out in a riveting game of cat and mouse

TRUE STORY (15)

Directed by renowned British theatre director Rupert Goold, currently heading up The Almeida, this engaging drama plays out in a riveting game of cat and mouse. 

BOND

Gavin Robertson brings a physical, cartoon style to the James Bond phenomenon - spoofing the characters adored by millions, and exploding every cliché in the book… solo!

CINEMA BAMBINO ADULT & BABIES FILM CLUB

A film club for parents and carers with babies, aged up to and including 18 months. A chance to socialise and enjoy a worry-free film experience.

THE RAT PACK IS BACK

The hit show The Rat Pack is Back perfectly captures not only the wonderful music and comedy of the original legends, but also the remarkable personalities of the stars who truly ruled the entertainment world.

SEAN HUGHES

Multi award winning comedian Sean Hughes presents hilarious stories and poems in his latest show.

INSIDE OUT (PG)

A ground-breaking animated film for all the family from the director of Up, centred on the sparring emotions in the mind of a teenage girl.

THE BEAUX’ STRATAGEM (Recorded, Captured Live)

George Farquhar’s wild carnal comedy of love and cash.

THE KREUTZER SONATA
Fri 18 Sep - Sat 26 Sep See full date & time info

A man boards a train alone: the confined space of the carriage and the movement of the train triggers potent memories. Soon he is confessing to a terrible crime, one for which he holds Beethoven’s Kreutzer Sonata responsible. With thrilling intensity, delicious humour and musical echoes of the master, the story unfolds.

SALT OF THE EARTH (12A)

Photographer, Sebastião Salgado’s life and work are revealed in this visually breathtaking documentary from arthouse legend Wim Wenders

RELAXED FILM SCREENING: SOUTH PACIFIC

Relaxed Screenings are open to all but with some changes made to make the event more accessible for people who might find a standard cinema screening challenging, including those living with dementia and those with learning disabilities and their carers. 

MARK THOMAS: TRESPASS

With is his usual odd mix of theatre, stand up, a dash of journalism and a dollop of mayhem, Mark asks how can we reclaim our towns and cities? He sets out to carve a small space in the urban world where mischief and random chance can lurk.

THEATRE SCREENING: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST (Broadcast Live)

This production, beamed live from the West End, stars David Suchet (Poirot) as Lady Bracknell.

BLOFELD & BAXTER: ROGUES ON THE ROAD

Blowers and Backers are back with new outrageous reminiscences, after earning rave reviews and captivating audiences across the UK and worldwide. 

JENNY ÉCLAIR: HOW TO BE A MIDDLE-AGED WOMAN

Professional Grumpy Old Woman and novice knitter, Jenny puts middle age under the microscope and decides whether to laugh, cry or buy a dachshund!

THEATRE SCREENING: HAMLET (Broadcast Live)

Benedict Cumberbatch takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy, Directed by Lyndsey Turner (Posh, Chimerica).

MUSIC, MAGIC AND MYSTERY FOR 5 – 8 YEARS

Come with us on a magical mystery tour around the world! Using instruments from many lands we will sing, dance, laugh and make music together.

STOMP- STYLE BODY PERCUSSION FOR 8+ YEARS

Stomping, clapping and everything in between – this dynamic, high-energy session will explore the use of the body as a percussive instrument.  Participants will learn traditional and contemporary rhythms and will then be given tools to compose and perform their own ideas. 

ROBIN HOOD (PANTO)
Tue 17 Nov - Sun 10 Jan See full date & time info

The greatest english legend of the man in the hood and the babes in the wood, becomes the funniest, most exciting panto of the year.

PANTO STAGE TOURS (post show)
Sun 29 Nov - Thu 7 Jan See full date & time info

Take an exclusive 20 minute tour of the stage and set and find out how the show ticks.

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