New Theatre Oxford
- New Theatre Shows For 2010
News of new shows at Oxford’s New Theatre in 2011, including RAY LAMONTAGNE, THE PARIAH DOGS, OXFORDSHIRE GANG SHOW 2011, BUSTING OUT, SALLY MORGAN, TALON, LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO and many more.
- BUSTING OUT!
Busting Out! is back! Follow its hugely successful Edinburgh Fringe season and subsequent tour of the UK last year, the hilarious Australian show that puts women’s assets at centre stage will be baring all again for a major UK tour from March 2011 and will play the New Theatre Oxford on Thursday 24th March.
DrumChasers is the new percussion spectacular, like no other drum show, an entirely new concept – a musical without words, but with drums… http://www.drumchasers.com About the show DrumChasers is the new show from the creator of international success Noise Ensemble. 10 virtuosic percussionists and dancers take to the stage in an explosion of sound and light with a story of rivalry, romance and rhythm. Powerful and energetic, moving and funny, DrumChasers is a show for all ages, for both fans of percussion and lovers of theatre, it promises an evening quite unlike anything you’ve seen before.
Eleven of the biggest TV talent stars of recent years have united for the first time to tour a concert in celebration of the US TV phenomenon ‘Glee’. The “ultimate pop group”, G*Mania comprises eleven of the biggest stars of X Factor, Britain’s Got Talent, Pop Idol, Pop Stars – The Rivals, Grease Is The Word and Last Choir Standing. The show is a high-octane, high-on-life, feel-good production which showcases the vocal talents of the singers while celebrating the songs and stunning choreography of the hit TV show ‘Glee’. As well as much-loved mash-ups, they will be bringing incredible music from past eras back to life, including the hits Don’t Stop Believin’ and Gold Digger.
- THE UKULELE ORCHESTRA OF GREAT BRITAIN
- RABBI LIONEL BLUE
Monday 14 March Following the sell-out success of his visit in 2008, Rabbi Lionel Blue makes his anticipated return to Oxford Playhouse on Monday 14 March. Rabbi Lionel Blue is known to millions through his broadcasting on BBC Radio. Many others know him from his numerous TV appearances and his books, among them Bolts from the Blues and Simply Divine.
- STRICTLY GERSHWIN
Exclusive preview prior to official tour launch! Strictly Gershwin is a dazzling celebration of George Gershwin and the sparkling age of Hollywood music and dance. Gershwin’s sassy tunes combine with Derek Deane’s sensational choreography to conjure up the Silver Screen genius of Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers and Gene Kelly.
- DANNY BHOY
“CHARMING, ENDEARING AND VERY, VERY FUNNY. THE WONDER-BHOY HAS THE COMEDY WORLD AT HIS FEET.” Metro Due to the huge success of his 2010 Autumn Tour, Danny Bhoy is pleased to announce a further set of dates for Summer 2011. Since his first solo show in a modest 60-seater venue at the Edinburgh Fringe back in 2001, Danny Bhoy’s unique brand of anecdotal humour has made him one of Scotland’s most successful worldwide Comedy exports with a huge international following.
- Stage Experience: Guys and Dolls Jr
OPEN AUDITIONS The New Theatre Oxford is holding free open auditions on Sunday 27th March for its seventh summer Stage Experience: Guys and Dolls Jr. We are looking for local and regional youngsters, aged from 8 to 18 years, to fill a variety of lead and chorus roles. We’re looking for singers and dancers of all styles but most importantly, we’re looking for people who are full of enthusiasm and dedication who want to experience the thrills of being part of a musical theatre production.
- STEPHEN MERCHANT LIVE: HELLO LADIES…
The Emmy, BAFTA and Golden Globe award winning co-creator of The Office and Extras (both for BBC) is about to embark on his first ever stand-up comedy tour STEPHEN MERCHANT LIVE: HELLO LADIES… On Friday 4 March, tickets go on sale for shows throughout the UK, London and New York.
- A QUESTION OF SPORT HITS THE ROAD
Following phenomenal ticket sales and rapturous reviews, BBC ONE’s A Question of Sport is to hit the road again for a second UK tour. To meet unprecedented demand, the UK’s longest running and most popular sports quiz will embark upon a 22-date UK tour across all major cities from the 22nd October- 20th November 2011. The tour will span across 22 dates with several new cities added for 2011. Tickets go on sale Friday 11th March priced from £37.50, available at aquestionofsporttour.co.uk (all tickets subject to booking fee)