New Theatre Oxford
Set in the heart of the historic city centre, New Theatre Oxford is home to some of the biggest names in entertainment. From West End musicals to world class music, top comedians to the best of dance and much more – there is something for everyone on the New Theatre Oxford stage.
Buy your tickets from atgtickets.com/oxford or by calling 0844 871 7615.
The venue Box Office opens 90 minutes prior to each performance commences, until 45 minutes before the performance commences.
Getting to the New Theatre
Parking in central Oxford can sometimes be difficult so customers are advised to use the park & ride facilities when possible. For more information on parking please visit the Oxford City Council website or the Park and Ride website.
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For customers arriving by train, the station is only a ten minute walk from the theatre. For times and more information please visit The Train Line
Coaches and Mini-Buses
George Street: There is no parking or dropping off in George Street at all without a permit. A permit will be needed for coaches/mini buses to enter Oxford City Centre and will be specific to that evening’s performance with set times. There is no parking permitted anywhere on George Street. To apply for a permit, you will need to call 0845 634 4466 (Parking Shop on Speedwell Street). Coaches without a permit cannot go any further than the bus lane junction at the end of Gloucester Street.
Beaumont Street: There are various restrictions on Beaumont Street. Coaches are allowed to drop off and pick up, but for no longer than five minutes in the loading bay or the coach stop just past the Randolph Hotel on the left hand side.
If the mini bus is less than a thirteen seats (including driver) then they are able to park in the pay and display until 6.30pm.
Embark on a thrilling night of adventure with a brand-new collection of short films from the world’s most prestigious mountain film festival! The Banff Mountain Film Festival joins the world’s best adventure film-makers and explorers as they push themselves to the limits in the most remote and stunning corners of the globe. Witness epic human-powered feats, life-affirming challenges and mind-blowing cinematography – all on the big screen! An adrenaline-fuelled, not-to-be missed event with free prize giveaways that is guaranteed to ignite…Find out more »
Award-winning comedian Adam Kay shares entries from his diaries as a junior doctor in this “electrifying” (Guardian) evening of stand-up and music. The show has been seen by over 200,000 people across absolute sell-out UK tours, Edinburgh Fringes and West End runs. His book was a Sunday Times number one bestseller for over a year, and is soon to be a major BBC drama. Signed copies of all Adam's books will be available for purchase on the night.Find out more »
Come celebrate our brand-new show for 2021 as we Reach Out and show your there Ain’t no mountain high enough with the biggest Motown party of the year. Seen by over a million people, now in its 16th year touring the UK. It’s no surprise that this show is one of the biggest success stories in British theatre history. Get ready for all the hits, glittering costumes, dazzling dance routines and outstanding musicianship in this breath-taking live concert spectacular. You…Find out more »
This not-to-be missed musical experience is a stunning celebration of one of the greatest female singers of our time. Brought to you by the award-winning producers behind the hugely successful Whitney - Queen Of The Night, What’s Love Got To Do With It? is the ultimate tribute concert to one of the most iconic and loved musical artists of our generation. In this brand new touring theatre show, audiences can expect a night of high energy, feel-good rock-and-roll featuring Tina's greatest hits performed…Find out more »
Britain’s oldest boy band emerge from lockdown and hit the road as The Fisherman’s Friends – combined age 401 (and three-quarters) – announce their Unlocked & Unleashed tour for 2021. Thanks to the small film with a big heart that shares their name, the story of the original Cornish ‘buoy band’ is known around the world – bound by shared experience, for 40 years they have met on the Platt on the harbour in their native Port Isaac to sing…Find out more »
An epic concert celebrating the very best scores from two of the greatest film music composers of all time. Inception | Gladiator | Superman | Man of Steel | Harry Potter | Jurassic Park | The Dark Knight Rises | Pirates of the Caribbean | Star Wars | Indiana Jones | E.T. And many more… Featuring the London Concert Orchestra.Find out more »
Billy Bragg will tour the UK and Ireland in autumn 2021. Billy previously toured the UK/Ireland on his epic ‘One Step Forward, Two Steps Back’ tour in 2019. Says Billy: “In these challenging times, we all need something to hang on to. Like everyone else, my plans for 2020 have been disrupted by the pandemic, but I’m announcing an extensive UK & Irish tour for this time next year to give me something tangible to work towards. My hope is that, by…Find out more »
Comedy superstar John Bishop is coming to New Theatre Oxford to warm up his brand-new show! John is very much looking forward to this new adventure, this will be his eighth stand up show and it’s shaping up to be his best yet! John can’t wait to be back on the road again. John has achieved huge success with a number of his own comedy, entertainment and documentary shows including John Bishop’s Australia (BBC1), John Bishop’s Britain (BBC1); John Bishop’s Only Joking (Sky1); The John Bishop Show (BBC1); The John…Find out more »
The UK’s top podcast, No Such Thing As A Fish, is back on the road, with its first tour since 2019! From October, Nerd Immunity will take in venues across the UK including a visit to New Theatre Oxford. For anyone with a thirst for knowledge, a taste for puns, and a need for some belly-laughs, this is an unmissable show. Every show will feature a live recording of a podcast episode plus a first half stuffed to the gills…Find out more »
After the released of his newest album, Taller, critically acclaimed musician and songwriter Jamie Cullum will be taking to the stage for a 2021 tour. His 12-date tour will see Jamie perform live at venues across the UK. His dynamic live performances have always captured the attention of the audience through Jamie’s undeniable energy, boundless talent and stage presence.Find out more »
David Essex is the only artiste in the world to have achieved success in all areas of entertainment and continues to break boundaries with his unique talent. David first shot to fame when he went to an audition for the London production of the musical Godspell and was chosen by enthusiastic US producers for the role of Jesus. He received major awards and some ecstatic reviews which saw him lead a cast at the Roundhouse and then at the West End for…Find out more »
Critically acclaimed comedian Chris Ramsey is hitting the road for his biggest ever stand-up tour yet. Having filled venues across the country including The Newcastle Metro Arena (twice) don’t miss your chance to catch him live on stage while you can. His stand-up special Approval Needed is available to stream on Amazon Prime now and alongside his wife Rosie he is also the co-host of the no.1 hit podcast Shagged. Married. Annoyed. Downloaded a phenomenal 60 million times to date, Chris and Rosie won the…Find out more »
The affable and unassuming international singing star Daniel O’Donnell, one of Ireland’s best known performers from Australia to Alaska, has continued to push out the boundaries of his career both on stage and TV in 2018 and looks to do the same in 2021. Daniel O'Donnell is the only artist in the world to score a hit in the UK album charts every year since 1988, an unprecedented and unbroken 32 year span and in doing so, he has outshone…Find out more »
The world’s premier show in celebration of ‘The Velvet Voice’ experience all the hits from his amazing career, culminating over 40 million album sales and eight Grammy awards including many of the greatest dance anthems and love songs ever written, fronted by international Luther Vandross tribute Harry Cambridge and his 10 piece bandFind out more »
Direct from electrifying audiences in London, Toronto, Germany and New York, Jim Steinman’s spectacular musical Bat Out of Hell hits the road on a UK tour in 2021/22. WINNER BEST MUSICAL | LONDON EVENING STANDARD THEATRE AWARDS Bringing to life the legendary anthems of Jim Steinman & Meat Loaf, this critically-acclaimed production uniquely combines the magic and excitement of a musical with the immense energy of rock ‘n’ roll. Join Strat, the forever young leader of rebellious gang ‘The Lost’ as he falls…Find out more »
Following his sold-out tour earlier this year British Soul icon Billy Ocean has announced a huge UK headline tour for Autumn 2020. Billy will be performing the best of his greatest hits and songs from his upcoming new studio album ‘One World’ which is due for release in Spring 2020. Billy Ocean is the biggest selling black recording star Britain has ever produced and has sold over 30 million records in his lifetime to date. Having achieved extraordinary success as both…Find out more »
Off the back of his most successful solo tour yet, selling over 30 thousand tickets for his 2019 UK dates, Steve Hackett has announced that his 2021 World Tour will feature the whole of the 1977 Genesis live album Seconds Out in full, plus more! Seconds Out was the hugely successful double album recorded on Genesis’ 1977 concert tour together with The Cinema Show, from their 1976 tour, and featured Steve Hackett on guitar alongside Mike Rutherford, Tony Banks and Phil Collins who had taken on the role of vocalist.Find out more »
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With ‘The Decades Tour,’ internationally acclaimed recording artist Belinda Carlisle will celebrate her rich musical catalogue and chameleonic musical prowess. Rock stars come and rock stars go and in an ever-changing landscape of shifting musical trends, few artists truly stand the test of time. Belinda Carlisle is one of those rare talents who does. She continues to remain relevant after nearly four decades in the business, amidst changing tastes the gifted and glamorous singer‐songwriter has indelibly touched the hearts of pop fans…Find out more »
Jason Donovan is thrilled to be embarking on a mammoth 52 date tour, which marks the 30th anniversary of his hugely successful debut album ‘Ten Good Reasons’. His ‘Even More Good Reasons’ tour will see Jason singing his greatest pop hits along with his favourite songs from his career in musicals, all accompanied by a full live band. Jason is back doing what he does best, bringing his energy and exuberance to his army of fans, performing his favourite pop…Find out more »
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright has announced a run of UK dates this winter. Playing a set list of classics and new cuts from his highly anticipated new album, Unfollow The Rules, the dates are sure to be one of the highlights of the year. Known for his incredibly engaging live performances, Rufus returns to the UK with a brand new band for the tour: LA musician Brian Green (John Legend, Michael Bublé, Pomplamoose) as music director and guitar; Rachel Eckroth (KT Tunstall, Antelog) on keyboard and backing vocals; Jacob Mann on…Find out more »
The multi-award winning Clannad have without doubt done more than any other group to take Irish music and the Irish language to a worldwide audience. Fusing elements of traditional Irish music with more contemporary folk, new age, and rock they have created a beautifully unique and ethereal sound which combines haunting melodies and mesmerising vocals to transcend the sands of time whilst appealing to a worldwide audience of all ages.Find out more »
John’s new show is a breathtaking showcase of poetry and spoken work featuring pieces from his new collection, as well as his usual musings, chat, riffs and gags. This is John at his brilliant, and hilarious best – a chance to see a living legend at the top of his game. The ‘people’s poet’ Dr. John Cooper Clarke has a career that has spanned cultures, audiences, art forms and continents. These days he performs purely as a stand up solo poet.…Find out more »
Russell Brand doing stand up on the strangeness of the last 18 months. What have we learned and not learned? And how do you ‘get back to normal’ if you’ve never been normal?Find out more »
Europe’s most successful Elvis Presley tribute artist with consummate ease and an almost unbelievable combination of stunningly accurate vocals and incredible passion in every performance. There are Elvis tributes…and then there’s Lee Memphis King. In this latest production, Lee Memphis King portrays Elvis Presley at his peak celebrating the iconic ‘Vegas Years’ from 1969 - 1977. Resplendent in the most authentic costumes from Elvis’s performance and an orchestra backing this incredible performer prepare to be taken back in time to…Find out more »
On the surface a dream-like wedding for a groom and his young, beautiful bride - but behind the façade is a cruel reality. Abandoned and betrayed, Butterfly finds her world crashing around her as her one chance for freedom becomes her prison. Her desperation and pain escalate as she fights for survival with devastating consequences. Madam Butterfly is a powerful story of unrequited love, human pain and suffering which is magnificently intensified by Puccini’s glorious music, promising a night of drama and emotion.…Find out more »
Count Almaviva has fallen in love with Dr Bartolo’s ward Rosina, but the lecherous Bartolo has other ideas and plans to keep her for himself. Almaviva enlists the help of local barber, Figaro, to outwit his plan, and through a series of comical events and deception Figaro takes on the role of matchmaker. Will he save the day and true love prevail? Welsh National Opera’s much-loved production of The Barber of Seville – set around a traditional Spanish piazza – partners wonderfully with Rossini’s witty…Find out more »
Musical master of ceremonies Jools Holland and his much loved Rhythm & Blues Orchestra return with their Autumn/Winter UK tour. Renowned as one of the UK’s most popular tours, now in its 25th year, the shows will this year feature many special guests. Crowds describe the show as 'sensational' & 'a highlight of the year!' You can see why people return year after year without fail. Get your rhythm & blues on for Jools & his band. Musical virtuoso Jools Holland and…Find out more »
Since their first ever concert in Adelaide, Australia in 1988 the Australian Pink Floyd Show have performed in over 35 countries worldwide; played at David Gilmour’s 50th birthday celebration and were even joined on stage by Rick Wright. TAPFS is the leading and biggest show of its kind in the world. For any Pink Floyd fan, this 'gold standard' show is a must-see. From selling 5 million tickets worldwide to being in the midst of their 30th anniversary celebrations, The Australian…Find out more »
OMD return with a brand new tour for 2021 that will see the band perform songs from their iconic album ‘Architecture & Morality’, plus many more hits from their legendary back catalogue. OMD’s Andy McCluskey comments; “After purgatory without the oxygen of live performance to energise both artist and audience, what joy it is to know we will be able to share these moments again!" The show is set to raise money and awareness for their crew, whose livelihoods have…Find out more »
Long praised for their live performances CITIES OF LOVE will see Deacon Blue visit more cities in the UK and Ireland than ever before, including seven arena shows and the Royal Albert Hall in London. 2021 is a big one for Deacon Blue. They have announced a new album CITY OF LOVE which sees the multi-million selling band deliver eleven brilliant new tracks tethered by a singular belief - that even in the corners of a town or a life where no light…Find out more »
It’s been a busy few years for the Mouth of the South and he’s coming to see you to fill you in and make you laugh. Rob Beckett is back on tour with a brand new stand up show. Host of BBC One’s All Together Now and team captain on Channel 4’s 8 Out Of 10 Cats, he is also the star of BBC One’s Live At The Apollo, Would I Lie To You?, Channel 4’s 8 Out Of 10…Find out more »
The Stylistics are known instantly for their many recognisable hits such as the Grammy nominated You Make Me Feel Brand New plus numerous classics including Can’t Give You Anything (But My Love), Let’s Put it All together, Stop Look Listen, You are Everything, Betcha by Golly Wow, Sing Baby Sing and more. The Stylistics remain the real deal, fabulously entertaining and musically breathtaking, plying audiences with the hits that made them a household name.Find out more »
The internationally acclaimed stage sensation Jersey Boys is working its way back round the UK! This smash hit musical has won 65 major awards and has been seen by over 27 million people worldwide. They were just four guys from Jersey, until they sang their very first note. They had a sound nobody had ever heard … and the radio just couldn’t get enough of. But while their harmonies were perfect on stage, off stage it was a very different…Find out more »
The most beloved musical of all time, Lerner & Loewe’s My Fair Lady! For a 'loverly' show, you won’t want to miss this greatly cherished musical, presented by award-winning OXOPS (Oxford Operatic Society). This adored musical, set in Edwardian London, tells the story of Eliza Doolittle, a young working-class Cockney flower seller. She is taken under the wing of Henry Higgins, a phonetics & linguistics professor who is determined to win a bet to transform her into a successful and…Find out more »
We are thrilled that there does seem to be light at the end of the very long tunnel at last. Last Christmas we were unable to celebrate with our loved ones so Christmas 2022 is going to be a special one. What better way to celebrate than watching a treat for all the family with all your family, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s West End and Broadway hit musical School of Rock comes to the New Theatre Oxford from Monday 13th December…Find out more »