Saturday 15th November: Adapted from the grislier material in Oliver Twist, ‘Sikes and Nancy’ became the most notorious of Dickens’ Public Readings. Audiences were shocked into silence. Women would scream and faint. ‘I shall tear myself to pieces’, Dickens vowed and it is now though that the strain of ‘The Murder’ hastened Dickens’ early death.
Tickets: £13/£11 from Tickets Oxford – www.ticketsoxford.com / 01865 305305 or on the door Time: 7.30pm.
Wednesday 5th November: When the call came, idealistic Joe Bonham eagerly volunteered for the trenches of World War One. But as he wakes in a strange world and attempts to piece back together the fragments of his past, he realises he has paid a price he never expected. Tickets: Full Price £13.00 Concession £11.00.
Saturday 29th November: She’s a hot-rod F16 fighter pilot. She’s pregnant. Her career in the sky is over. Now, she sits in an air-conditioned trailer in Las Vegas flying remote-controlled drones over the Middle East. She struggles through surreal 12-hour shifts far from the battlefield, hunting terrorists by day and being a wife and mother by night. Tickets: Full Price £13.00 Concession £11.00.
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a range of professional dance, music and drama productions
from local and international companies.
Run This Town
Friday 7th November: Who runs the town? The highest office gives the best view of all but it’s a long way from the street and the quickest way down is to fall. A group of hi-rise city workers climb the career ladder, slide on the slippery slope of success, engage in an office romance and fight to make a killing before they get the push. The Urban Playground Team is the original and premiere Performance – Parkour company, bringing together urban and contemporary dance theatre with authentic French Parkour, the unique electronica of Chris Umney and the stunning cinematography of Sacha Powell. The UPG Team run this town. Tickets: £13, £9 conc, £6 U18. Time: 7.30pm.
The Princess and the Pea
Friday 21st November: Imagine a place where what you see is not what it seems, A secret place with a hidden castle and hidden stories, A place where the Princesses don’t know they are Princesses and the Princes don’t really want to become Kings, A place where appearances can be deceptive!
In this new fantastical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s The Princess and the Pea, Mike Kenny and the inventive tutti frutti team create a funny, original, beautiful retelling of this familiar tale. Tickets: £9, £6 conc. Time: 2pm and 4.30pm
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Tuesday 18th - Saturday 22nd November: Craiglockhart War Hospital, Scotland 1917. Poet and soldier Siegfried Sassoon has been institutionalised in an attempt to undermine his public disapproval of the war. Army Psychiatrist, Dr William Rivers, has been tasked with returning shell-shocked officers to the trenches, yet under Sassoon’s influence, he has become tormented by the morality of what is being done in the name of medicine. Time: 7.30pm and 2.30pm. Tickets: £11 - £26.50.
Tuesday 11th - Saturday 15th November: It is as if we find ourselves at the beginning of time. Man and Woman in a natural state. Let Tahiti be our model where men live without a sense of vice, without prejudices, without disputes. And let the kelson of our society be love.
1789. The year of the French Revolution and the infamous mutiny on The Bounty. Rebellion and new ideas of democracy are in the air. Time: 7.30pm & 2.30pm. Tickets: £11 - £26.50.
Friday 14th November: Internationally acclaimed Craig Campbell has made appearances on Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow, Russell Howard’s Good News and Dave’s One Night Stand.Tonight he comes to us straight from Everest base camp,where he is set to perform as part of the world’s highest comedy gig for charity! He’s high octane, charismatic and great at storytelling, like an early Billy Connolly. Prices: £14.50, £13 (concs) Time: 8:00pm.
The Falcon's Malteser
Saturday 29th November: Very exciting – a new stage adaptation of Anthony Horowitz’s brilliantly funny film noir pastiche. Come and join inept private detective Tim Diamond and his whip-smart younger brother Nick as they get caught up in the bizarre case of the Falcon’s Malteser. Fast paced, slapstick comedy and a cast of four playing multiple characters – this is great fun for families to enjoy together. Prices: £14.50, £13 (concs), £10 (under 16's) Time: 7:30pm.
Wednesday 12th - Sunday 23rd November: Based on the award-winning DreamWorks animation film, Shrek the Musical is this year’s must-see show for all the family. Featuring all new songs as well as cult Shrek anthem I’m a Believer, Shrek the Musical brings all the much-loved DreamWorks characters to life, live on stage, in an all-singing, all-dancing extravaganza. Tickets: £15 - £45. Times: 2.30pm and 7.00pm.
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