Category: Entertainment

Catch the SPARK With Unveiling of Brand New Supported Artists Programme at Pegasus Theatre

The Pegasus SPARK supported artist programme for new and emerging artists & companies provides the space and skills development needed to turn their ideas into reality. The programme at Pegasus has helped launch the careers of individuals and companies that have gone on to influence the British and international theatre scene (eg: Complicite & Tavaziva Dance).  Now in its 6th year, the programme Read More

MANCUNIA

Eclectic new folk trio prepare for debut UK shows and release "Three ace musicians pooling their talents to mint fresh and stimulating music.” -Simon Nicol, founding member of Fairport Convention Three world travelled musicians, all originally from Manchester and sharing Irish origins, have come together to create a dynamic, musical melting pot with powerful songs and fiery Irish Read More

Towersey ticket boost

Popular music festival reports tickets selling fast. It’s looking like a bumper year for Towersey Festival as the long-running annual music event reports they’ve sold 85% of their Weekend Tickets – and the festival is still over a month away! Based in Thame, on the Oxfordshire/ Buckinghamshire border, the August Bank Holiday festival (25-28 August Read More

They Live Next Door

Oxfordshire's first over 50's dance company showcase its work in a curtain raiser for the professional dance performance of They Live Next Door plus an exhibition of rehearsal photographs (from a 50+ photographer) and pre-show music provided by the Rusty Musicians (all over 50) The Mill in Banbury will host a very special dance performance on Saturday Read More

Thame Players Want You!

Thame Players is a thriving amateur theatre group with over 200 members and friends, founded 70 years ago. We present a wide variety of quality productions from Shakespeare to pantomime, putting on five productions of our own every year, together with a range of visiting shows. Whether you wish to audition for a part, work Read More

What’s on at Thame Players in July

Honk By George Stiles & Anthony Drewe Tuesday 11th July to Saturday 15th July at 7.45pm Thame Players present this heart-warming re-imagining of Hans Christian Andersen’s The Ugly Duckling. This fully orchestrated musical tells the story of Ugly, an aesthetically challenged duck, who finds himself pushed out by the other members of the duck-yard, leading Read More

Children of the Night

Children of the Night is a story about the forgotten, the neglected and the damned. A contemporary re-imagining of Dickens’ haunting novel Oliver Twist it centres on young lives that are lived in the shadows subject to exploitation and violent crime. Today over 150 million children around the globe live on the streets and their Read More

Medea Electronica

A powerful ‘gig-theatre’ retelling of a savage Greek tragedy, set in the 1980s. Oxford’s Offbeat fringe theatre festival is now in its second year and this June brings a unique new company Pecho Mama and their production Medea Electronica to the studio theatre at the Old Fire Station on Tuesday 27 June. Euripides’ original play Read More

One Great Day

COME TO TEMPLARS SQUARE AND HELP RAISE £1000 FOR GREAT ORMOND STREET One Great Day is back and bigger than ever at Templars Square this June 3rd! This year Templars Square have set the target to raise £1,000 for Great Ormond Street Hospital, and they would love for you to come along and help them Read More

Ballet Central 2017 nationwide tour

Ballet Central 2017 nationwide tour comes to The Theatre, Chipping Norton on Friday 9th June, 7.45 pm Central School of Ballet’s renowned graduate performing company Ballet Central’s annual nationwide is underway and comes to The Theatre, Chipping Norton on Friday 9th June at 7.45 pm.  Under the guidance of its new artistic director Christopher Marney, Read More