Oxford Playhouse is a theatre for everyone.

Oxford Playhouse
Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LW
Oxford

Oxford Playhouse


Oxford Playhouse is a theatre for everyone.

Oxford Playhouse and its Burton Taylor Studio present and produce a wide range of live performance. The programme includes the best of British and international drama, family shows, contemporary dance and music, student and amateur shows, comedy, lectures and poetry. The Playhouse produces and tours its own shows, hosts Artists in Residence and presents Playhouse Plays Out, an ongoing series of off-site events which happen at locations across the county.

The theatre's Participation team work with over 15,000 people each year through post show discussions, workshops, work experience, holiday schemes, a youth theatre and a young people’s theatre company.

Find us at...

  • Oxford Playhouse
  • Beaumont Street
  • Oxford
  • OX1 2LW

Accessibility

We aim to make everyone welcome to the Playhouse, if you have any concerns or particular access issues you would prefer to discuss with us before arranging your visit please talk to the Ticket Office team on 01865 305305. We are happy to make any reasonable adjustment we can to make your visit more enjoyable.

The information below may be of use to wheelchair users, parents with pushchairs or toddlers, people with any form of restricted mobility, hearing or visual impairment. Whatever your reason for requesting some of this information we hope you find it useful and would welcome feedback (email or 01865 305305).


Our Online Events

  • FREE

    Rock Pool

    23-Oct-2020 - 03-Jan-2021

    ROCK POOL - A 6-PART AUDIO PLAY FOR 4‑8 YEAR OLDS ONLINE FROM 23 OCTOBER 2020

    4 - 8 years
    10/23/2020 12:00:00 AM 1/3/2021 12:00:00 AM

    ROCK POOL - A 6-PART AUDIO PLAY FOR 4‑8 YEAR OLDS ONLINE FROM 23 OCTOBER 2020

    Rock Pool
    , LE2
  • Raymond Briggs' Father Christmas

    09-Dec-2020 - 24-Dec-2020

    Available to Stream from Wed 9 - Thu 24 Dec

    1 - 6 years
    12/9/2020 12:00:00 AM 12/24/2020 12:00:00 AM

    Available to Stream from Wed 9 - Thu 24 Dec

    Raymond Briggs' Father Christmas
    , OX1 2LW
  • Sammy and the Beanstalk

    19-Dec-2020 - 03-Jan-2021

    Sammy and her dad used to make up stories about giants and mix witches' potions in the kitchen. But now, something outside is frightening Sammy's dad and his fear starts to take shape in unsettling, f...

    7 - 10 years
    12/19/2020 12:00:00 AM 1/3/2021 12:00:00 AM

    Sammy and her dad used to make up stories about giants and mix witches' potions in the kitchen. But now, something outside is frightening Sammy's dad and his fear starts to take shape in unsettling, f...

    Sammy and the Beanstalk
    , NW6 3AX
  • FREE

    Hey Diddle Diddle - Online

    25-Jan-2021 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

    A sing-along and play session for pre-school children and their adults, Hey Diddle Diddle returns for another term of musical fun every Monday morning from 25 Jan to 22 Mar on Zoom!

    1 - 5 years
    1/25/2021 10:00:00 AM 1/25/2021 10:30:00 AM

    A sing-along and play session for pre-school children and their adults, Hey Diddle Diddle returns for another term of musical fun every Monday morning from 25 Jan to 22 Mar on Zoom!

    Hey Diddle Diddle - Online
    , OX1 2LW
  • FREE

    Hey Diddle Diddle - Online

    01-Feb-2021 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

    A sing-along and play session for pre-school children and their adults, Hey Diddle Diddle returns for another term of musical fun every Monday morning from 25 Jan to 22 Mar on Zoom!

    1 - 5 years
    2/1/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/1/2021 10:30:00 AM

    A sing-along and play session for pre-school children and their adults, Hey Diddle Diddle returns for another term of musical fun every Monday morning from 25 Jan to 22 Mar on Zoom!

    Hey Diddle Diddle - Online
    , OX1 2LW
  • FREE

    Hey Diddle Diddle - Online

    08-Feb-2021 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

    A sing-along and play session for pre-school children and their adults, Hey Diddle Diddle returns for another term of musical fun every Monday morning from 25 Jan to 22 Mar on Zoom!

    1 - 5 years
    2/8/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/8/2021 10:30:00 AM

    A sing-along and play session for pre-school children and their adults, Hey Diddle Diddle returns for another term of musical fun every Monday morning from 25 Jan to 22 Mar on Zoom!

    Hey Diddle Diddle - Online
    , OX1 2LW
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Our At-Home Activities

  • The Gift of Winter

    In the beginning of years, when the world was so new, the four seasons lined up to get their colours and crowns, their toys and their moods. When it came time for Winter there was nothing left except ...

    3 - 6 years
  • Rock Pool

    Created by Inspector Sands in association with Trigger. Based on original stage play by Inspector Sands. Conceived and co-created by Inspector Sands

    4 - 7 years
  • Sound Stories

    In partnership with Oxfordshire Association for the Blind, join us for our series of online audio workshops across the Autumn Term, accessible to both children and adults who are blind or partial...

    11 - 16 years
    Age Friendly

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