Big names and big shows lined up for new season at New Theatre Oxford

Jersey Boys
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Top West End musicals, world-famous musicians and top class comedy – just a few of the things audiences can look forward to at the New Theatre Oxford over the coming months.

The venue’s latest guide is out now and is packed full of entertainment for the whole family.

For fans of stand-up, there’s Dara O Briain (April 28 to 29), Brian Conley (May 16), Tim Vine (June 5), Dave Gorman (October 3) and Ross Noble (October 6).

Musical lovers can take their pick of some of the biggest tours around, including Carole King show Beautiful (May 8 to 12) and colourful smash hit Hairspray (June 1 to 23).

There’s also a chance for people to relive their youth growing up with a boyband with The Band (October 30 to November 3), have the time of their life at Dirty Dancing (December 3 to 8) or party like it’s December 1963 with the Christmas production for 2018, Jersey Boys (December 18 to January 6, 2019).

There’s lots of live music, too. Acts currently booked in to perform before the end of the year include The Shires (May 24), Joan Armatrading (September 28), Level 42 (October 7), Deacon Blue (November 19) and Billy Ocean (November 24).

Families have plenty to look forward to as well. From April 21 to 22 children can get a taste of the magical world of ballet with My First Ballet: Swan Lake, by English National Ballet and the English National Ballet School, and August 29 to 30 sees The Teletubbies take to the stage as part of their live tour.

This season also see talks from Sir Ranulph Fiennes (July 12), Ant Middleton (September 11) and Joanna Lumley (October 17).

Call 0844 871 3020 or visit to for the full list of shows coming up and to book tickets.