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  • The Oxford Playhouse presents Strike, Thursday 3rd September  
  • The Oxford Playhouse presents Swinging at the Cotton Club, Tuesday 8th September  
  • Chipping Norton Theatre presents The Kreutzer Sonata by Leo Tolstoy, adapted by Nancy Harris. 18-26 September 2015  
  •  Listen to Dame Stephanie Shirley and John Craven as they learn about each other's lives at Harris Manchester College, Monday 7th September 12.00–2.45. Opportunity to buy signed copies of their books. Tickets available £46, includes lunch. Contact pstannard@styleacre.org.uk 01491 827591 07909 226179

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    Ricki and the Flash [12A] Odeon George Street Fri 4 Sep: 3.50, 6.15, 8.30pm

    Dope [15] Odeon Magdalen Street Thu 10 Sep: 1.00pm

    Straight Outta Compton [15] Odeon Magdalen Street Wed 9 Sep: 2.15, 5.30, 8.15pm

    Last chance to book for

    The Great British Book Off!
    Book by Thu, 3 September

    (Starts Thu, 3 September)

    Sewing for Beginners Course
    Book by Thu, 3 September

    (Starts Sat, 5 September)

    Stanley Wells "The Genius of Shakespeare"
    Book by Thu, 3 September

    (Starts Thu, 3 September)

    Hatha Yoga
    Book by Thu, 3 September

    (Starts Tue, 8 September)

    Pop-up-Pilates at Kennington Osteopathic Practice
    Book by Thu, 3 September

    (Starts Mon, 7 September)

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    4x4 Ephemeral Architectures Gandini Juggling Presents

    4 jugglers and 4 ballet dancers share a stage in a groundbreaking cross-art form experience

    7.30pm £11.50-£20

    Oxford Playhouse, 11-12 Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LW

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    Oliver

    Lionel Bart's multi-award winning musical, Oliver!, directed by Luke Sheppard.

    2.30, 7.30pm £17.50-£30

    The Watermill Theatre, Newbury, Bagnor, Newbury, (20m south of Oxford) RG20 8AE

    www.watermill.org.uk/ 01635 46044

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    If there is any truth in the old theatrical saying "never work with children or animals," then there are some very brave (and...read more

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    As You Like It Creation Theatre

    Creation Theatre return with Shakespeare's romantic comedy.

    2.30, 7.30pm £22 (Previews: £16)

    Lady Margaret Hall, Norham Gardens, Oxford OX2 6QA

    ...creationtheatre.co.uk... Email Me 01865 766266

    Booking advised by 12 Sep 2015

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    We watched As you Like It this week and I can only agree with Victoria Bentata's review. The play was fantastic - I've seen As...read more

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    Shakespearean Shenanigans in the Forest of Arden

    7.30pm £5-£45

    Shakespeare’s Globe, 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London, SE1 9DT

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    Warring brothers, gender politics, amorous intentions, cross-dressing and mistaken identity inevitably overflow from the ducal...read more

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    Horrible Histories Mediaeval Mayhem Warwick Castle

    Horrible Histories: Mediaeval Mayhem Weekends until the 18th July and then every day until 6th September Horrible Histories® returns with a raucous, medley of Mediaeval Mayhem. Kids of all ages can experience the gruesome sights, sounds and smells of mediaeval England, discovering the foulest and funniest bits of history along the way! The fun never stops and imagination knows no bounds – meet a crowd of weird and wonderful characters plagued by poverty and pestilence.

    10:00am - 6:00pm Prices from £16.50- Book online to save 30%!

    Warwick Castle, Castle Hill, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV31 1YF

    www.warwick-castle.com/booking Email Me 0871 222 2772

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    Suffragettes and Rabble Rousers walking tour with the Oxford Playhouse

    Reviews

    Audio tour celebrating many of the radical minds that have spent time in the city.

    Mon - Sat: 10am - 6pm £5

    Oxford Playhouse, 11-12 Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LW

    www.oxfordplayhouse.com 01865 305305

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    Guided Tours The Sheldonian Theatre

    An unforgettable whistle-stop tour through 900 years of Oxford University history.

    2pm, 3.15pm £8.00 adult, £6.00 concession, £6.00 group

    Sheldonian Theatre, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AZ, Mon - Sat: 10am - 1pm & 2pm - 4.30pm (3.30pm in winter). Adults £3.50, concessions £2.50. They also run tours from May - October.

    ...ox.ac.uk... Email Me 01865 277 299

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    Songs about ducks, misplaced brass noses and what to do with cherry stones are just some of the weird and wacky Oxford University...read more

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    Oxford's (H)orrible Ghost Tour I Love Oxford Tour & OxfordPubTour.com

    A 'ghastly' ghost night tour of Oxford rogues & ghouls. Bookings essential on 07955482637

    any time for private bookings £100 for private bookings

    Meets outside Saxon Tower, St Michaels Church at the North Gate, Cornmarket street-opposite KFC (not the Carfax tower!)

    www.bookwhen.com/iloveoxford Email Me 07955482637

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    Hidden Spire Arts at the Old Fire Station

    Multimedia exhibition chronicling the OFS's Hidden Spire project: Before The Tempest.

    10am - 5pm Free

    The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AQ, Shop and gallery open 10am – 5pm, Tuesday – Saturday. OFS Venue for gigs/theatre open whenever there's an event.

    ...oldfirestation.org.uk... Email Me

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    Courses and WorkshopsWednesday 2nd September 2015 Hide

    Improv Workshops with Oxford Comedy Deathmatch Oxford Comedy Deathmatch

    Improvised Comedy Workshops - Learn theatre skills, storytelling and spontaneity.

    7.30pm £5 / £3 conc.

    Cowley Road Methodist Church, OX4 1BN, Rear Side Door

    ...meetup.com... Email Me 07598 923 578

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    Horrible Histories Wicked Warwick Stage Show Warwick Castle

    Can Alfred The Great’s daughter beat the Vicious Vikings? Did the Earl of Warwick sneakily fight for both sides in the War of the Roses? Did Guys Fawkes really steal our horses?

    10am - 6pm From £16.50

    Warwick Castle, Castle Hill, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34 4QU

    www.warwick-castle.com Email Me 0871 222 2772

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    The Oxford Playhouse presents Strike, Thursday 3rd September

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    Five workers are trapped in a Kafka-esque world of pointless bureaucracy which falls apart in a blur of daredevil stunts and contorting acrobatics

    7.30pm £11.50-£18

    Oxford Playhouse, 11-12 Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LW

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    Oliver

    Lionel Bart's multi-award winning musical, Oliver!, directed by Luke Sheppard.

    7.30pm £17.50-£30

    The Watermill Theatre, Newbury, Bagnor, Newbury, (20m south of Oxford) RG20 8AE

    www.watermill.org.uk/ 01635 46044

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    If there is any truth in the old theatrical saying "never work with children or animals," then there are some very brave (and...read more

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    Alice Creation Theatre

    The whole family can fall down the rabbit hole with Creation this summer in Alice!

    7pm £20 (£16 children)

    St Hugh's College, St Margaret's Road, Oxford OX2 6LE

    www.creationtheatre.co.uk/show-two/alice Email Me 01865 766266

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    It is hard to think of a more magical setting for a promenade performance of Alice than the glorious gardens of St Hugh’s College...read more

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    As You Like It Creation Theatre

    Creation Theatre return with Shakespeare's romantic comedy.

    2.30, 7.30pm £22 (Previews: £16)

    Lady Margaret Hall, Norham Gardens, Oxford OX2 6QA

    ...creationtheatre.co.uk... Email Me 01865 766266

    Booking advised by 12 Sep 2015

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    Shakespearean Shenanigans in the Forest of Arden

    2.00pm £5-£45

    Shakespeare’s Globe, 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London, SE1 9DT

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    Love, Loss and What I Wore

    Collection of funny and poignant stories by the writers of 'When Harry met Sally' and 'Sleepless in Seattle'.

    6.30pm £49.50

    The Mill at Sonning

    www.millatsonning.com/

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    I LOVED this production! It was by turns moving, thought-provoking and hilarious. Do not be fooled by the apparently frivolous...read more

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    Horrible Histories Mediaeval Mayhem Warwick Castle

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    10:00am - 6:00pm Prices from £16.50- Book online to save 30%!

    Warwick Castle, Castle Hill, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV31 1YF

    www.warwick-castle.com/booking Email Me 0871 222 2772

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    ToursThursday 3rd September 2015 Hide

    Suffragettes and Rabble Rousers walking tour with the Oxford Playhouse

    Reviews

    Audio tour celebrating many of the radical minds that have spent time in the city.

    Mon - Sat: 10am - 6pm £5

    Oxford Playhouse, 11-12 Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LW

    www.oxfordplayhouse.com 01865 305305

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    Oxford's (H)orrible Ghost Tour I Love Oxford Tour & OxfordPubTour.com

    A 'ghastly' ghost night tour of Oxford rogues & ghouls. Bookings essential on 07955482637

    any time for private bookings £100 for private bookings

    Meets outside Saxon Tower, St Michaels Church at the North Gate, Cornmarket street-opposite KFC (not the Carfax tower!)

    www.bookwhen.com/iloveoxford Email Me 07955482637

    Must book by 23 Dec 2015 Book tickets

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    CinemaThursday 3rd September 2015 Hide

    Odeon George Street 0871 224 4007 — Thursday 3rd September 2015 Hide

    NT Live: The Beaux Stratagem [12A]

    Two charming young men plan to clear their debts by marrying into money. Runtime: 180 mins

    7.00pm

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    Phoenix Picturehouse 0871 902 5736 — Thursday 3rd September 2015 Hide

    NT Live: The Beaux Stratagem [12A]

    Two charming young men plan to clear their debts by marrying into money. Runtime: 180 mins

    7.00pm

    Cinema, Theatre, Comedy, Tomorrow, This Week

    Vue Cinema 08712 240 240 (10p per min from BT) — Thursday 3rd September 2015 Hide

    NT Live: The Beaux' Stratagem [12A]

    Two charming young men plan to clear their debts by marrying into money. Broadcast live from the National Theatre. Runtime: 180 mins

    7.00pm

    Cinema, Theatre, Comedy, Romance, Tomorrow, This Week

    GigThursday 3rd September 2015 Hide

    The Ukulele Orchestra Of Great Britain - 30 Plucking Years

    Musical entertainers celebrating 30 years of fingering four strings

    7.30pm £26.15

    New Theatre, Oxford, 2 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AG

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    ArtThursday 3rd September 2015 Hide

    Hidden Spire Arts at the Old Fire Station

    Multimedia exhibition chronicling the OFS's Hidden Spire project: Before The Tempest.

    10am - 5pm Free

    The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AQ, Shop and gallery open 10am – 5pm, Tuesday – Saturday. OFS Venue for gigs/theatre open whenever there's an event.

    ...oldfirestation.org.uk... Email Me

    No need to book!

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    Outside OxfordshireThursday 3rd September 2015 Hide

    Horrible Histories Wicked Warwick Stage Show Warwick Castle

    Can Alfred The Great’s daughter beat the Vicious Vikings? Did the Earl of Warwick sneakily fight for both sides in the War of the Roses? Did Guys Fawkes really steal our horses?

    10am - 6pm From £16.50

    Warwick Castle, Castle Hill, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34 4QU

    www.warwick-castle.com Email Me 0871 222 2772

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    Friday 4th September 2015 Hide

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    Roy Chubby Brown - Don't Get Fit, Get Fat

    "Britain's most outrageous comedian, bar none!"

    7.30pm £23.90

    New Theatre, Oxford, 2 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AG

    Theatre, Gig, Comedy, Stand Up, This Week

    Oliver

    Lionel Bart's multi-award winning musical, Oliver!, directed by Luke Sheppard.

    7.30pm £17.50-£30

    The Watermill Theatre, Newbury, Bagnor, Newbury, (20m south of Oxford) RG20 8AE

    www.watermill.org.uk/ 01635 46044

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    If there is any truth in the old theatrical saying "never work with children or animals," then there are some very brave (and...read more

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    Alice Creation Theatre

    The whole family can fall down the rabbit hole with Creation this summer in Alice!

    7pm £20 (£16 children)

    St Hugh's College, St Margaret's Road, Oxford OX2 6LE

    www.creationtheatre.co.uk/show-two/alice Email Me 01865 766266

    Booking advised by 13 Sep 2015 Book tickets

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    It is hard to think of a more magical setting for a promenade performance of Alice than the glorious gardens of St Hugh’s College...read more

    Theatre, Family Friendly, Gardens, Outside Oxfordshire, Tomorrow, This Week

    As You Like It Creation Theatre

    Creation Theatre return with Shakespeare's romantic comedy.

    2.30, 7.30pm £22 (Previews: £16)

    Lady Margaret Hall, Norham Gardens, Oxford OX2 6QA

    ...creationtheatre.co.uk... Email Me 01865 766266

    Booking advised by 12 Sep 2015

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    We watched As you Like It this week and I can only agree with Victoria Bentata's review. The play was fantastic - I've seen As...read more

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    As You Like It

    Shakespearean Shenanigans in the Forest of Arden

    2.00pm £5-£45

    Shakespeare’s Globe, 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London, SE1 9DT

    Show all dates/times

    Warring brothers, gender politics, amorous intentions, cross-dressing and mistaken identity inevitably overflow from the ducal...read more

    Theatre, Shakespeare, Comedy, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Horrible Histories Mediaeval Mayhem Warwick Castle

    Horrible Histories: Mediaeval Mayhem Weekends until the 18th July and then every day until 6th September Horrible Histories® returns with a raucous, medley of Mediaeval Mayhem. Kids of all ages can experience the gruesome sights, sounds and smells of mediaeval England, discovering the foulest and funniest bits of history along the way! The fun never stops and imagination knows no bounds – meet a crowd of weird and wonderful characters plagued by poverty and pestilence.

    10:00am - 6:00pm Prices from £16.50- Book online to save 30%!

    Warwick Castle, Castle Hill, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV31 1YF

    www.warwick-castle.com/booking Email Me 0871 222 2772

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    ToursFriday 4th September 2015 Hide

    Suffragettes and Rabble Rousers walking tour with the Oxford Playhouse

    Reviews

    Audio tour celebrating many of the radical minds that have spent time in the city.

    Mon - Sat: 10am - 6pm £5

    Oxford Playhouse, 11-12 Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LW

    www.oxfordplayhouse.com 01865 305305

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    Oxford's (H)orrible Ghost Tour I Love Oxford Tour & OxfordPubTour.com

    A 'ghastly' ghost night tour of Oxford rogues & ghouls. Bookings essential on 07955482637

    7pm £8 per person or £100 for private bookings

    Meets outside Saxon Tower, St Michaels Church at the North Gate, Cornmarket street-opposite KFC (not the Carfax tower!)

    www.bookwhen.com/iloveoxford Email Me 07955482637

    Must book by 23 Dec 2015 Book tickets

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    Bill Spectre's Ghost Trail Bill Spectre's Ghost Trails

    Apologies, No Ghost Trail on Friday 26th June

    Award winning theatrical ghost trail of Oxford. Frightfully popular with all ages!

    6:30pm £8/£6/£4

    The Courtyard outside Oxford Castle Unlocked New Rd Oxford, OX1 1AY

    www.ghosttrail.org Email Me 07941 041811

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    ArtFriday 4th September 2015 Hide

    Hidden Spire Arts at the Old Fire Station

    Multimedia exhibition chronicling the OFS's Hidden Spire project: Before The Tempest.

    10am - 5pm Free

    The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AQ, Shop and gallery open 10am – 5pm, Tuesday – Saturday. OFS Venue for gigs/theatre open whenever there's an event.

    ...oldfirestation.org.uk... Email Me

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    DanceFriday 4th September 2015 Hide

    Butoh Dance Theatre Cafe Reason Butoh Dance Theatre

    Movement exploration classes. Inhabit your physical presence for stage and everyday.

    7.30 -9.30pm £8 drop in or £21 for 3 classes

    East Oxford Community Centre, 44b Princes Street (corner of Cowley Rd), Oxford OX4 1HU

    www.cafereason.com/ Email Me 07984 641999

    No need to book!

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    Adult Ballet Classes Yuka Kodama Ballet Group

    Essential classical ballet technique (optional pointe work).

    6.30-8.30pm £8-50 (£7-50)

    Jericho Community Centre, 33a Canal Street, Oxford OX2 6BQ

    Website Email Me 07957 482527

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    Outside OxfordshireFriday 4th September 2015 Hide

    Horrible Histories Wicked Warwick Stage Show Warwick Castle

    Can Alfred The Great’s daughter beat the Vicious Vikings? Did the Earl of Warwick sneakily fight for both sides in the War of the Roses? Did Guys Fawkes really steal our horses?

    10am - 6pm From £16.50

    Warwick Castle, Castle Hill, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34 4QU

    www.warwick-castle.com Email Me 0871 222 2772

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    Saturday 5th September 2015 Hide

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    Oliver

    Lionel Bart's multi-award winning musical, Oliver!, directed by Luke Sheppard.

    7.30pm £17.50-£30

    The Watermill Theatre, Newbury, Bagnor, Newbury, (20m south of Oxford) RG20 8AE

    www.watermill.org.uk/ 01635 46044

    Book tickets

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    If there is any truth in the old theatrical saying "never work with children or animals," then there are some very brave (and...read more

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    Alice Creation Theatre

    The whole family can fall down the rabbit hole with Creation this summer in Alice!

    2.30pm, 5pm £20 (£16 children)

    St Hugh's College, St Margaret's Road, Oxford OX2 6LE

    www.creationtheatre.co.uk/show-two/alice Email Me 01865 766266

    Booking advised by 13 Sep 2015 Book tickets

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    It is hard to think of a more magical setting for a promenade performance of Alice than the glorious gardens of St Hugh’s College...read more

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    As You Like It Creation Theatre

    Creation Theatre return with Shakespeare's romantic comedy.

    2.30, 7.30pm £22 (Previews: £16)

    Lady Margaret Hall, Norham Gardens, Oxford OX2 6QA

    ...creationtheatre.co.uk... Email Me 01865 766266

    Booking advised by 12 Sep 2015

    Show all dates/times

    We watched As you Like It this week and I can only agree with Victoria Bentata's review. The play was fantastic - I've seen As...read more

    Theatre, Family Friendly, Shakespeare, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, Outdoors

    As You Like It

    Shakespearean Shenanigans in the Forest of Arden

    7.30pm £5-£45

    Shakespeare’s Globe, 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London, SE1 9DT

    Show all dates/times

    Warring brothers, gender politics, amorous intentions, cross-dressing and mistaken identity inevitably overflow from the ducal...read more

    Theatre, Shakespeare, Comedy, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Love, Loss and What I Wore

    Collection of funny and poignant stories by the writers of 'When Harry met Sally' and 'Sleepless in Seattle'.

    12.30pm £42.50

    The Mill at Sonning

    www.millatsonning.com/

    Booking advised by 01 Sep 2015 Book tickets

    Show all dates/times

    I LOVED this production! It was by turns moving, thought-provoking and hilarious. Do not be fooled by the apparently frivolous...read more

    Theatre, Comedy, Tomorrow, This Week

    Horrible Histories Mediaeval Mayhem Warwick Castle

    Horrible Histories: Mediaeval Mayhem Weekends until the 18th July and then every day until 6th September Horrible Histories® returns with a raucous, medley of Mediaeval Mayhem. Kids of all ages can experience the gruesome sights, sounds and smells of mediaeval England, discovering the foulest and funniest bits of history along the way! The fun never stops and imagination knows no bounds – meet a crowd of weird and wonderful characters plagued by poverty and pestilence.

    10:00am - 6:00pm Prices from £16.50- Book online to save 30%!

    Warwick Castle, Castle Hill, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV31 1YF

    www.warwick-castle.com/booking Email Me 0871 222 2772

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    Theatre, Family Friendly, Outside Oxfordshire, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    ToursSaturday 5th September 2015 Hide

    Suffragettes and Rabble Rousers walking tour with the Oxford Playhouse

    Reviews

    Audio tour celebrating many of the radical minds that have spent time in the city.

    Mon - Sat: 10am - 6pm £5

    Oxford Playhouse, 11-12 Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LW

    www.oxfordplayhouse.com 01865 305305

    Show all dates/times

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    Oxford's (H)orrible Ghost Tour I Love Oxford Tour & OxfordPubTour.com

    A 'ghastly' ghost night tour of Oxford rogues & ghouls. Bookings essential on 07955482637

    7pm £8 per person or £100 for private bookings

    Meets outside Saxon Tower, St Michaels Church at the North Gate, Cornmarket street-opposite KFC (not the Carfax tower!)

    www.bookwhen.com/iloveoxford Email Me 07955482637

    Must book by 23 Dec 2015 Book tickets

    Show all dates/times

    Theatre, Horror, Paranormal, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, Tours

    Bill Spectre's Ghost Trail Bill Spectre's Ghost Trails

    Apologies, No Ghost Trail on Friday 26th June

    Award winning theatrical ghost trail of Oxford. Frightfully popular with all ages!

    6:30pm £8/£6/£4

    The Courtyard outside Oxford Castle Unlocked New Rd Oxford, OX1 1AY

    www.ghosttrail.org Email Me 07941 041811

    No need to book! Book tickets

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    ArtSaturday 5th September 2015 Hide

    Hidden Spire Arts at the Old Fire Station

    Multimedia exhibition chronicling the OFS's Hidden Spire project: Before The Tempest.

    10am - 5pm Free

    The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AQ, Shop and gallery open 10am – 5pm, Tuesday – Saturday. OFS Venue for gigs/theatre open whenever there's an event.

    ...oldfirestation.org.uk... Email Me

    No need to book!

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    Family FriendlySaturday 5th September 2015 Hide

    Old Mother Hubbard

    An hour of puppetry, slapstick, and song.

    11am, 2pm, 4pm £8 (£6)

    Burton Taylor Studio, Gloucester Street, (between Beaumont Street and Gloucester Green), Oxford OX1 2BN

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    DanceSaturday 5th September 2015 Hide

    Adult Ballet Classes Yuka Kodama Ballet Group

    Beginner: 11.30am, Inter: 2pm, Boys Tech: 3.30pm, Elemen Pointe: 4pm, Rehearsal: 4.30pm.

    11.30am, 1pm, 2pm, 3,30pm, 4.30pm £8-50 (£7-50)

    Jericho Community Centre, 33a Canal Street, Oxford OX2 6BQ

    Website Email Me 07957 482527

    No need to book!

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    Outside OxfordshireSaturday 5th September 2015 Hide

    Horrible Histories Wicked Warwick Stage Show Warwick Castle

    Can Alfred The Great’s daughter beat the Vicious Vikings? Did the Earl of Warwick sneakily fight for both sides in the War of the Roses? Did Guys Fawkes really steal our horses?

    10am - 6pm From £16.50

    Warwick Castle, Castle Hill, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34 4QU

    www.warwick-castle.com Email Me 0871 222 2772

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    TheatreSunday 6th September 2015 Hide

    Oliver

    Lionel Bart's multi-award winning musical, Oliver!, directed by Luke Sheppard.

    7.30pm £17.50-£30

    The Watermill Theatre, Newbury, Bagnor, Newbury, (20m south of Oxford) RG20 8AE

    www.watermill.org.uk/ 01635 46044

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    If there is any truth in the old theatrical saying "never work with children or animals," then there are some very brave (and...read more

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    The Poetry and Passion of Pablo Neruda

    David Soul, accompanied by the guitarist Hugh Burns, reads some of the Chilean poet's acclaimed works.

    7pm £15 (£14.50)

    The Watermill Theatre, Newbury, Bagnor, Newbury, (20m south of Oxford) RG20 8AE

    www.watermill.org.uk/

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    Alice Creation Theatre

    The whole family can fall down the rabbit hole with Creation this summer in Alice!

    2.30pm, 5pm £20 (£16 children)

    St Hugh's College, St Margaret's Road, Oxford OX2 6LE

    www.creationtheatre.co.uk/show-two/alice Email Me 01865 766266

    Booking advised by 13 Sep 2015 Book tickets

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    It is hard to think of a more magical setting for a promenade performance of Alice than the glorious gardens of St Hugh’s College...read more

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    As You Like It Creation Theatre

    Creation Theatre return with Shakespeare's romantic comedy.

    2.30, 7.30pm £22 (Previews: £16)

    Lady Margaret Hall, Norham Gardens, Oxford OX2 6QA

    ...creationtheatre.co.uk... Email Me 01865 766266

    Booking advised by 12 Sep 2015

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    We watched As you Like It this week and I can only agree with Victoria Bentata's review. The play was fantastic - I've seen As...read more

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    Love, Loss and What I Wore

    Collection of funny and poignant stories by the writers of 'When Harry met Sally' and 'Sleepless in Seattle'.

    12.30pm £42.50

    The Mill at Sonning

    www.millatsonning.com/

    Booking advised by 01 Sep 2015 Book tickets

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    I LOVED this production! It was by turns moving, thought-provoking and hilarious. Do not be fooled by the apparently frivolous...read more

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    Horrible Histories Mediaeval Mayhem Warwick Castle

    Horrible Histories: Mediaeval Mayhem Weekends until the 18th July and then every day until 6th September Horrible Histories® returns with a raucous, medley of Mediaeval Mayhem. Kids of all ages can experience the gruesome sights, sounds and smells of mediaeval England, discovering the foulest and funniest bits of history along the way! The fun never stops and imagination knows no bounds – meet a crowd of weird and wonderful characters plagued by poverty and pestilence.

    10:00am - 6:00pm Prices from £16.50- Book online to save 30%!

    Warwick Castle, Castle Hill, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV31 1YF

    www.warwick-castle.com/booking Email Me 0871 222 2772

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    ToursSunday 6th September 2015 Hide

    Guided Tours The Sheldonian Theatre

    An unforgettable whistle-stop tour through 900 years of Oxford University history.

    11am, 12.15pm £8.00 adult, £6.00 concession, £6.00 group

    Sheldonian Theatre, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AZ, Mon - Sat: 10am - 1pm & 2pm - 4.30pm (3.30pm in winter). Adults £3.50, concessions £2.50. They also run tours from May - October.

    ...ox.ac.uk... Email Me 01865 277 299

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    Songs about ducks, misplaced brass noses and what to do with cherry stones are just some of the weird and wacky Oxford University...read more

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    Oxford's (H)orrible Ghost Tour I Love Oxford Tour & OxfordPubTour.com

    A 'ghastly' ghost night tour of Oxford rogues & ghouls. Bookings essential on 07955482637

    any time for private bookings £100 for private bookings

    Meets outside Saxon Tower, St Michaels Church at the North Gate, Cornmarket street-opposite KFC (not the Carfax tower!)

    www.bookwhen.com/iloveoxford Email Me 07955482637

    Must book by 23 Dec 2015 Book tickets

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    ConcertSunday 6th September 2015 Hide

    Le Nozze Di Figaro Fingest Great Barn Opera

    Diva Opera perform Mozart's Le Nozze Di Figaro. Interval for picnics in the marquee.

    6pm £65

    The Great Barn, Manor Farm, Fingest, Henley-on-Thames, OXON RG9 6QE

    www.fingestgreatbarnopera.co.uk fingestopera@btconnect.com 01491 638474

    Must book by 05 Sep 2015

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    Outside OxfordshireSunday 6th September 2015 Hide

    Horrible Histories Wicked Warwick Stage Show Warwick Castle

    Can Alfred The Great’s daughter beat the Vicious Vikings? Did the Earl of Warwick sneakily fight for both sides in the War of the Roses? Did Guys Fawkes really steal our horses?

    10am - 6pm From £16.50

    Warwick Castle, Castle Hill, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34 4QU

    www.warwick-castle.com Email Me 0871 222 2772

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    Monday 7th September 2015 Hide

    TheatreMonday 7th September 2015 Hide

    Burning Books

    Poet Jess Green presents a powerful, humorous and highly topical commentary on the state of education, with original music from The Mischief Thieves

    7.30pm £10, (£8)

    Burton Taylor Studio, Gloucester Street, (between Beaumont Street and Gloucester Green), Oxford OX1 2BN

    Theatre, Concert, Poetry, This Week

    Oliver

    Lionel Bart's multi-award winning musical, Oliver!, directed by Luke Sheppard.

    7.30pm £17.50-£30

    The Watermill Theatre, Newbury, Bagnor, Newbury, (20m south of Oxford) RG20 8AE

    www.watermill.org.uk/ 01635 46044

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    If there is any truth in the old theatrical saying "never work with children or animals," then there are some very brave (and...read more

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    Alice Creation Theatre

    The whole family can fall down the rabbit hole with Creation this summer in Alice!

    10am & 7pm £20 (£16 children)

    St Hugh's College, St Margaret's Road, Oxford OX2 6LE

    www.creationtheatre.co.uk/show-two/alice Email Me 01865 766266

    Booking advised by 13 Sep 2015 Book tickets

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    It is hard to think of a more magical setting for a promenade performance of Alice than the glorious gardens of St Hugh’s College...read more

    Theatre, Family Friendly, Gardens, Outside Oxfordshire, Tomorrow, This Week

    As You Like It Creation Theatre

    Creation Theatre return with Shakespeare's romantic comedy.

    2.30, 7.30pm £22 (Previews: £16)

    Lady Margaret Hall, Norham Gardens, Oxford OX2 6QA

    ...creationtheatre.co.uk... Email Me 01865 766266

    Booking advised by 12 Sep 2015

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    We watched As you Like It this week and I can only agree with Victoria Bentata's review. The play was fantastic - I've seen As...read more

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    Storytelling Republic Albion Beatnik Bookshop

    Professional storytelling for an adult audience: stories to inspire, entertain and engage. Refreshments available.

    8 - 10pm £8, £6 conc

    Albion Beatnik Bookstore, 34 Walton Street, Oxford OX2 6AU, Mon - Tue: 1pm - 7pm, Wed - Sat: 11am - 7pm, Sun: 3pm - 6pm. Often stays open late after evening events.

    Website albionbeatnikbookshop@gmail.com 07737 876213

    Booking advised by 22 Apr 2015

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    Cadmus and Harmony

    Epic Greek tale of love, loss and rebirth performed by Chris Smith

    8pm-10pm £8 / £6

    Albion Beatnik Bookstore, 34 Walton Street, Oxford OX2 6AU, Mon - Tue: 1pm - 7pm, Wed - Sat: 11am - 7pm, Sun: 3pm - 6pm. Often stays open late after evening events.

    Theatre, Nightlife, Greek, This Week, Storytelling

    ToursMonday 7th September 2015 Hide

    Suffragettes and Rabble Rousers walking tour with the Oxford Playhouse

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    Audio tour celebrating many of the radical minds that have spent time in the city.

    Mon - Sat: 10am - 6pm £5

    Oxford Playhouse, 11-12 Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LW

    www.oxfordplayhouse.com 01865 305305

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    Guided Tours The Sheldonian Theatre

    An unforgettable whistle-stop tour through 900 years of Oxford University history.

    11am, 12.15pm £8.00 adult, £6.00 concession, £6.00 group

    Sheldonian Theatre, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AZ, Mon - Sat: 10am - 1pm & 2pm - 4.30pm (3.30pm in winter). Adults £3.50, concessions £2.50. They also run tours from May - October.

    ...ox.ac.uk... Email Me 01865 277 299

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    Songs about ducks, misplaced brass noses and what to do with cherry stones are just some of the weird and wacky Oxford University...read more

    Theatre, Music, Today, This Week, Tours, History

    Oxford's (H)orrible Ghost Tour I Love Oxford Tour & OxfordPubTour.com

    A 'ghastly' ghost night tour of Oxford rogues & ghouls. Bookings essential on 07955482637

    any time for private bookings £100 for private bookings

    Meets outside Saxon Tower, St Michaels Church at the North Gate, Cornmarket street-opposite KFC (not the Carfax tower!)

    www.bookwhen.com/iloveoxford Email Me 07955482637

    Must book by 23 Dec 2015 Book tickets

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    CinemaMonday 7th September 2015 Hide

    Phoenix Picturehouse 0871 902 5736 — Monday 7th September 2015 Hide

    RSC Encore: Othello [12A]

    Shakespeare's classic tragedy of pride, prejudice and war. Livestream of Iqbal Khan's adaptation.

    12noon

    Ben Jonson's Volpone is at the RSC and director Trevor Nunn is keen to prove its relevance. But greed, scams and schemes will...read more

    Cinema, Theatre, Shakespeare, This Week, Drama

    Tuesday 8th September 2015 Hide

    TheatreTuesday 8th September 2015 Hide

    The Oxford Playhouse presents Swinging at the Cotton Club, Tuesday 8th September

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    Celebration of the music and dance of 1920s New York and Harlem’s hottest night spot

    7.30pm £13-£22

    Oxford Playhouse, 11-12 Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LW

    Theatre, Dance, Vintage, This Week

    Vanity Bites Back

    Bold, subversive and brilliantly funny clown cookery show about searching for self-worth in a cheesecake

    7.30pm £10 (£8)

    Burton Taylor Studio, Gloucester Street, (between Beaumont Street and Gloucester Green), Oxford OX1 2BN

    Theatre, Comedy, This Week

    Oliver

    Lionel Bart's multi-award winning musical, Oliver!, directed by Luke Sheppard.

    7.30pm £17.50-£30

    The Watermill Theatre, Newbury, Bagnor, Newbury, (20m south of Oxford) RG20 8AE

    www.watermill.org.uk/ 01635 46044

    Book tickets

    Show all dates/times

    If there is any truth in the old theatrical saying "never work with children or animals," then there are some very brave (and...read more

    Theatre, Family Friendly, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Alice Creation Theatre

    The whole family can fall down the rabbit hole with Creation this summer in Alice!

    10am & 7pm £20 (£16 children)

    St Hugh's College, St Margaret's Road, Oxford OX2 6LE

    www.creationtheatre.co.uk/show-two/alice Email Me 01865 766266

    Booking advised by 13 Sep 2015 Book tickets

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    It is hard to think of a more magical setting for a promenade performance of Alice than the glorious gardens of St Hugh’s College...read more

    Theatre, Family Friendly, Gardens, Outside Oxfordshire, Tomorrow, This Week

    As You Like It Creation Theatre

    Creation Theatre return with Shakespeare's romantic comedy.

    2.30, 7.30pm £22 (Previews: £16)

    Lady Margaret Hall, Norham Gardens, Oxford OX2 6QA

    ...creationtheatre.co.uk... Email Me 01865 766266

    Booking advised by 12 Sep 2015

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    We watched As you Like It this week and I can only agree with Victoria Bentata's review. The play was fantastic - I've seen As...read more

    Theatre, Family Friendly, Shakespeare, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, Outdoors

    ToursTuesday 8th September 2015 Hide

    Suffragettes and Rabble Rousers walking tour with the Oxford Playhouse

    Reviews

    Audio tour celebrating many of the radical minds that have spent time in the city.

    Mon - Sat: 10am - 6pm £5

    Oxford Playhouse, 11-12 Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LW

    www.oxfordplayhouse.com 01865 305305

    Show all dates/times

    Theatre, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, Tours

    Oxford's (H)orrible Ghost Tour I Love Oxford Tour & OxfordPubTour.com

    A 'ghastly' ghost night tour of Oxford rogues & ghouls. Bookings essential on 07955482637

    any time for private bookings £100 for private bookings

    Meets outside Saxon Tower, St Michaels Church at the North Gate, Cornmarket street-opposite KFC (not the Carfax tower!)

    www.bookwhen.com/iloveoxford Email Me 07955482637

    Must book by 23 Dec 2015 Book tickets

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    ArtTuesday 8th September 2015 Hide

    Hidden Spire Arts at the Old Fire Station

    Multimedia exhibition chronicling the OFS's Hidden Spire project: Before The Tempest.

    10am - 5pm Free

    The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AQ, Shop and gallery open 10am – 5pm, Tuesday – Saturday. OFS Venue for gigs/theatre open whenever there's an event.

    ...oldfirestation.org.uk... Email Me

    No need to book!

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