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SARAH TERRY- TANGO ARGENTINO
Tue 15 Jul - Mon 1 Sep See full date & time info

This exhibition of photographs offers the passion, sadness and love of urban life across the world, centred on those living in the city whose beating heart dances to tango.

3 DAY DRAMA
Mon 28 Jul - Wed 30 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 AT THE THEATRE & MORETON - IN- MARSH
Mon 28 Jul - Fri 1 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.

DANCE WEEK
Mon 28 Jul - Sat 2 Aug See full date & time info

This is an opportunity to create a show with a professional dance choreographer. Train hard, have fun and meet others enthusiastic about dancing, whilst gaining experience in a variety of styles including jazz, hip hop, commercial, ballet, contemporary, jive, swing and more! 

THEATRICAL SCREENING: MONTY PYTHON LIVE (MOSTLY)

For the first time in more than three decades, comedy legends Monty Python will perform live from London’s O2 Arena.

GRACE OF MONACO (PG)

The long awaited biographical film follows the story of former Hollywood star Grace Kelly’s crisis of marriage and identity, during a political dispute between Monaco’s Prince Rainier III and France’s Charles De Gaulle, and a looming French invasion of Monaco in the early 1960s. 

CHINESE PUZZLE (CASSE-TÊTE CHINOIS) (15)

In this contemporary comedy of manners a 40-year-old French father of two is finding life complicated, the mother of his children has moved to New York, and he decides to follow. Starring Romain Duris (Populaire) and Audrey Tautou (Coco Before Chanel, Amelie) in this fun French comedy.

3 DAY DANCE
Mon 4 Aug - Wed 6 Aug See full date & time info

This workshop will cover a variety of dances including jazz, contemporary, maybe even a bit of tap and they will do some of their own choreography too. Participants perform on the stage at 12.45pm Wednesday.

DRAMA WEEKS AT THE THEATRE
Mon 4 Aug - Fri 8 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. 

DANCE WEEK
Mon 4 Aug - Fri 8 Aug See full date & time info

This will be a high energy, fun week covering a variety of dance styles, including jazz, hip-hop, ballet, contemporary, jive, swing and more! 

BEFORE THE WINTER CHILL (AVANT L’HIVER) (15)

This slow-burn thriller stars Chippy favourite Kristin Scott Thomas and Daniel Auteil (Hidden, Jean de Florette) as a successful and happy couple. This is a challenging and involving piece of French cinema.

WILDERNESS
Thu 7 Aug - Sun 10 Aug See full date & time info

Are you local to Chippy and Cornbury Park? Then you should know that tickets for Wilderness, the award-winning festival are now on sale from the box office for the 2014 weekend spectacular. 

GRACE OF MONACO (PG)

The long awaited biographical film follows the story of former Hollywood star Grace Kelly’s crisis of marriage and identity, during a political dispute between Monaco’s Prince Rainier III and France’s Charles De Gaulle, and a looming French invasion of Monaco in the early 1960s.

THE YOUNG AND PRODIGIOUS T.S. SPIVET

From the director of Amelie and A Very Long Engagement, we follow the intriguing and infinitely surprisingly story of a 10-year-old inventor who secretly leaves his family’s ranch in Montana to travel across the country on board a freight train to receive an award at the Smithsonian Institute.

BELLE (12A)

Based on a true story, this lavish film follows the life of Dido Elizabeth Belle (Gugu Mbatha-Raw), an illegitimate mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral who is raised by her aristocratic great-uncle. 

3 DAY DRAMA
Mon 11 Aug - Wed 13 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. 

MUSICAL THEATRE WEEK AT THE THEATRE & WOODSTOCK
Mon 11 Aug - Fri 15 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.

ACTING MASTERCLASS
Mon 11 Aug - Sat 16 Aug See full date & time info

Want to push yourself as an actor?  Want to find new ways to perform, to act and to express yourself?  Then this is a course for you! 

VENUS IN FUR (LA VÉNUS À LA FOURRURE) (15)

Based on David Ives’ play, Oscar winner Polanski (The Pianist) returns with this story following an actress’s attempts to convince a director how she’s perfect for a role in his upcoming production. 

JIMMY'S HALL (12A)

Loach (Kes, The Spirit of ‘45) returns with this inspirational historical drama following political activist Jimmy Gralton.

BRIGHT DAYS AHEAD (LES BEAUX JOURS) (15)

César-winning French cinema icon Fanny Ardant makes a welcome return to the big screen as Caroline, a newly retired dentist who is struggling to come to terms with the death of her best friend, and the loss of purpose and position that comes with relinquishing her formidable career.

A MUSICAL IN SIX DAYS: OLIVER!
Mon 18 Aug - Sat 23 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. For those who book places, auditions for principals will take place at The Theatre in late June/early July.

SUMMER HOLIDAY ORANGE HAT (CANCELLED)

Join Peggotty the Hen and her other puppet friends as they embark on an interactive performance.  

JERSEY BOYS (FILM TBC)

Jersey Boys is a musical biography of the Four Seasons, the rise, the tough times, the clashes and the ultimate triumph of a group of friends whose music became symbolic of a generation.

THEATRICAL SCREENING: THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA

For the first time in 45 years, Shakespeare’s great comedy, The Two Gentlemen of Verona, is performed in full production on the Royal Shakespeare Theatre stage.

ARTHUR & MIKE

The brilliant Colin Firth stars as a man who fakes his own death and assumes a new identity in order to escape his life. 

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. 

KIMBER’S MEN

The finest purveyors of sea songs and sea shanties in the world!

EMILY BROWN AND THE THING

Something is keeping Emily Brown awake… Tall Stories (creators of the much-loved Gruffalo stage show) present their brand new show, based on the book by Cressida Cowell and Neal Layton. 

RELAXED PERFORMANCE: EMILY BROWN AND THE THING

This Relaxed Performance is open to everyone, but has some changes to increase accessibility for all. The Theatre environment is adapted to welcome families with children with an Autistic Spectrum Condition, sensory and communication disorders and those with learning disabilities. 

 

THE SECRET POLICE

The Secret Police is the world’s longest running and most respected Police tribute band. 

ARTHUR & MIKE

The brilliant Colin Firth stars as a man who fakes his own death and assumes a new identity in order to escape his life. 

SAM SWEENEY’S FIDDLE: MADE IN THE GREAT WAR

Collaborating with award-winning story-teller Hugh Lupton, fellow Bellowhead band mate Paul Sartin and acclaimed concertina player Rob Harbron, Made in the Great War, will bring the reality of World War I into 2014..

NOT ABOUT HEROES

Not About Heroes is the unforgettable story of two of the finest ‘Great War’ poets, Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon, their friendship, their inter-dependency, their poetry. 

MORGAN & WEST: A GRAND ADVENTURE

Gadzooks! Time travelling Victorian magicians Morgan & West have lost the secrets to all of their tricks and by hell or high water intend to get them back. 

THE ROLLIN' CLONES

There is a tribute band at large in the world today that has removed all the cheese and can offer anyone who has never had the chance to see the real deal the other real deal. This is the best Rolling Stones tribute act in the world today. 

THEATRICAL SCREENING: MEDEA

Helen McCrory (The Last of the Haussmans) returns to the National Theatre to take the title role in Euripides’ powerful tragedy, in a new version by Ben Power, directed by Carrie Cracknell. 

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS
Fri 19 Sep - Sun 28 Sep See full date & time info

Three actors portray a cast of thousands in Chipping Norton Theatre’s very own madcap adaptation of Jules Verne’s globetrotting classic, bringing to life sea storms, police chases and even elephant rides! joyfully frenetic whirlwind of a show, full of daft Victorian invention, daring deeds and downright silliness. 

SPOOKY STEPS DANCE WORKSHOP

Join us for a spooky-themed morning of storytelling through dance and movement.  

MOTHER GOOSE
Tue 18 Nov - Sun 11 Jan See full date & time info

Stunning scenery and costumes, gobsmaking songs from a TONY award winning composer and an avalanche of laughter.  Come to one of the nation's favourite pantos for a tale told under the northern lights.

KAFFE FASSETT: GLORIOUS COLOUR

As part of the annual Fibre Festival in Chipping Norton the renowned textile artist Kaffe Fassett will be doing a talk followed by a question and answer session here at The Theatre.

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