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Oxford Playhouse

11-12 Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LW, England
+44 1865 305305
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Good shows - Amazing staff

Arrived late and the staff were so helpful and understanding. There is a great variety of shows... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ebd20162016
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Oxford, United Kingdom
Fabulous book talk with wine before the musical!!

A lovely evening beginning, for 8 pounds, with a book talk and discussion with wine and sandwiches... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
flygabriel
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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11-12 Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LW, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Arrived late and the staff were so helpful and understanding. There is a great variety of shows available and the theatre itself has a great atmosphere.

Thank ebd20162016
Reviewed 19 May 2017

A lovely evening beginning, for 8 pounds, with a book talk and discussion with wine and sandwiches. The book talk was excellent and added a lot to the enjoyment of the evening. A literature professor gave use insight into the book, I Capture the Castle,...More

Thank flygabriel
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Great venue .. comfortable seats staff were attentive and charming a great visit will definately be back

Thank Followup321
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed La Strada in March 2017. A splendid theatrical night out and a fitting tribute to the great road movie of the 1950s. Everybody very friendly and a nice vibe all round.

Thank NickGill63
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I had not been to this theatre for 40 years. Of course it had changed, I think that it must have recently been refurbished. The seats were very comfortable and well space so that you could see clearly between the two seats in front of...More

Thank ES1211
Reviewed 1 March 2017

1st time to the playhouse, most impressed, there are two bars one downstairs and the other one upstairs. Loved the very comfortable seats in the theatre. I would say there is a good view from where ever you sat in the stalls. I disliked the...More

Thank shorthaul2015
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Wow! What a performance. Plays like Pink Mist, stripped back to the bone, really do allow serious focus on the actors. With just the few minimal props, appropriate sound and lighting this show grips you from start to finish. Pink Mist demonstrates the heart wrenching...More

Thank Nick W
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Lovely little theatre which looks like it has recently been refurbished. Modern, comfortable friendly. Easy to get to from the station. Sandi Toksvig new comedy was funny and well worth seeing. Most of the audience were ladies of an age, and we now know what...More

1  Thank ChrisandGill W
Reviewed 17 February 2017

A riveting and harrowing play by Owen Sheers currently on tour in the UK. It’s a Bristol Old Vic production described by the director, John Retallack, as lyrical rapportage. The combination of punchy blank verse, Lecoq movement to express character and events, and perfectly timed...More

1  Thank Nova F
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Four of us went to see the Tennessee Williams play performed by the University of Oxford Student Company. The production was fantastic and now that the Theatre has been refurbished, the improved seating and sound quality made for a perfect evening.

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