Events Around Oxford

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Oxford Pro Musica Singers: Chichester Psalms More details - Oxford Pro Musica Singers: Chichester Psalms
As part of the worldwide #BernsteinAt100 celebrations, Oxford Pro Musica Singers are performing his iconic Chichester Psalms in the glorious setting of Exeter College Chapel.
Exeter College Chapel Turl Street, Oxford
Sat 13 Oct
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More details - The Day I Fell Into A Book
Welcome to The Institute. We conduct experiments into the power of imaginations. We want to know what happens to your mind when you read. We want to get inside your heads. It is all perfectly safe. Trust us.
The Story Museum 42 Pembroke Street
Fri 12 Oct, Sat 13 Oct, Tue 16 Oct to Sat 20 Oct, Tue 23 Oct to Sat 27 Oct

More details - Othello
Othello is one of Shakespeare’s most startlingly contemporary plays – an electrifying thriller and masterful depiction of a life torn apart by prejudice. Venice: a western colonial power employs the newlymarried Othello, a Muslim general, to lead their army against the impending Turkish invasion.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Today and Sat 22 Sep

More details - The Habit of Art
Alan Bennett is one of our greatest, most celebrated playwrights, with blockbusters including The History Boys, The Madness of King George and Talking Heads. He is applauded as a genius for his sharp character observations and treasured for the way he beautifully balances wit, wistfulness and compassion.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Mon 24 Sep to Sat 29 Sep

More details - Tom Allen: Absolutely
Tom Allen’s unique style of sharp, acerbic wit and camp, riotous storytelling has seen him sell out shows all over the country. As seen on Mock the Week, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown and Radio 4’s Just A Minute. Age guideline 16+
11-12 Beaumont Street
Sun 30 Sep

More details - Women In Power
350 BC. Athens. The country is in political turmoil. Recent wars and alliances have left Athenians no option but to take radical action: a government of women!
11-12 Beaumont Street
Wed 3 Oct to Sat 6 Oct

More details - Iain Stirling: U OK Hun
Bafta-winning stand-up and voice of Love Island, Iain Stirling, brings his brilliant observations of modern millennial life to the stage in his sell out tour. Join the “star of comedy” (The i) as he explores dinner party etiquette and the pressures on a generation brought up in a world of instant gratification.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Mon 8 Oct

More details - Rhondda Rips It Up!
My Ladies, Lords and Gentlemen! WNO cordially invites you to this brand-new, rip-roaring, uproarious musical comedy. Suffragette, activist and entrepreneur, Lady Rhondda paved the way for the equal rights for women.
Oxford Playhouse, Beaumont Street, Oxford
Tue 9 Oct

More details - Austentatious
In every single show the cast conjure up a brand new ‘lost’ Jane Austen novel based on nothing more than a title suggested by the audience.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Wed 10 Oct

More details - Marcus Brigstocke: Devil May Care
A new stand up show from multi-award winning comedian Marcus Brigstocke. Snowflake, Nazi, Remoaner, Trot, Libtard, Brextremist, Feminazi, Piers Morgan... As we divide each other up into more and more unpleasant categories of evil, it is time to establish, once and for all, what is good and what is bad.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Thu 11 Oct

More details - 8 Minutes
It takes just eight minutes for sunlight to travel 93 million miles to earth. In this unique collaboration with scientists from STFC RAL Space, choreographer Alexander Whitley takes inspiration from the stunning imagery of solar research.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Sat 13 Oct

More details - The Threepenny Opera
Presented by University Of Oxford Student Company SLAM Theatre. The coronation is approaching, London is restless, and no-one is safe from the corrupt Mr and Mrs Peachum.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Wed 17 Oct to Sat 20 Oct

More details - The Flop
Paris. 1657ish. Impotence is illegal. When a member of the aristocracy is accused of being less than upstanding, his wounded pride leads him towards a monumental and very public flop. But can a cast of total idiots save a show about a flop… from being one?
The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street
Sat 22 Sep

More details - Burning Books
What do schools do when they’re losing so many teachers? On Teach First student, Kat’s first day at Hurstville Community College Nicky Morgan announces forced academisation for all state schools.
The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street
Sat 29 Sep

More details - An Enemy Of The People
“The majority is never right. Never! Who do you think makes up the majority? Intelligent people or a load of bloody fools?” Having rejuvenated the fortunes of a crumbling town, eminent doctor Tamsin Stockmann expects to be hailed as its saviour once again when she exposes a major public health risk.
The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street
Tue 2 Oct to Sat 6 Oct

More details - Common Threads: Costume Design Workshop
Join theatre designer Rebecca Lee for this fun taster session and exploration into the curiously inventive world of costume design.
The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street
Sat 6 Oct

More details - The Great Austerity Debate
The Great Austerity Debate is an interactive forum theatre play. Follow the story of Megan K. as she juggles low-paid work, ever-deeper debt, two kids and that fancy new red handbag. Welcome to a world where the phrase, “We are all in this together” rings hollow.
The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street
Tue 9 Oct

More details - The Road Behind, The Road Ahead
The Road Behind, The Road Ahead is a unique project created by The Theatre Chipping Norton to explore the history of the Suffragette movement, and what it means to us today. In the age of #metoo and gender pay disputes, female equality remains one of the most hotly debated questions of our day.
The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street
Thu 11 Oct

More details - Grace Petrie
”Hello,” said Grace Petrie sweetly. “I’m a protest singer.” Murmurs of approval. “Actually I’m a socialist, feminist, lesbian, left wing protest singer…” The place erupted.
The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street
Fri 12 Oct

More details - Ran Kan Kan
Ran Kan Kan conjure the foot-tapping music of the golden years of Cuban big bands, with funky rhythms, heart-stopping melodies and sophisticated mambos. This 24-piece Oxford based big band will bring you the very best of Cuban son montuno and inshalá new tunes for you to dance to.
The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street
Sat 13 Oct

More details - The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists
The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Robert Tressell was written at the turn of the last century and published shortly after his death in 1911. The novel follows the lives of a group of Edwardian painters and decorators in the fictional town of Mugsborough (based on Hastings) on the south coast of England.
The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street
Mon 15 Oct to Sat 20 Oct

More details - Airways
Airways. Artists performing: Airways.: Tickets avaiable.
The Cellar Bar, Oxford
Thu 27 Sep

More details - Learn how to make the Law of Attraction work for you
Get ready to explore groundbreaking ’Law of Attraction’ techniques already used by people walking the path to success and fulfillment. You will discover: - How to create your ideal reality - Understand the hidden, untapped power within you.
The King’s Centre Osney Mead
Sat 22 Sep

More details - Legendary Mountain Drummer "Corky Laing" set to rock Oxford
Headlining at Whitby & Clitheroe Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festivals; Corky will be playing the third show of his 70th Birthday Celebration Tour at The Bullingdon on Thursday 11th October The legendary Mountain drummer, songwriter, singer and raconteur from Montreal Canada, will be accompanied by his band, Chris
The Bullingdon, 162 Cowley Road, Oxford
Thu 11 Oct

More details - ATLAS - An extended reality experience by Y. Deval & M. Losseau
ATLAS is an interactive and scenographic exhibition in which the work sits between digital and visual arts. During this exhibition, the Glass Tank will host a mixture of real models and an interactive virtual world.
The Glass Tank, Abercrombie, Oxford Brookes University, Gipsy Ln, Oxford
Tue 2 Oct to Fri 5 Oct, Mon 8 Oct to Fri 12 Oct, Mon 15 Oct, Tue 16 Oct

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