New Theatre Oxford

Opened: 1886
Capacity: 1,785 seats


  • The New Theatre on George Street opened in 1886 but was extensively remodelled in 1933 with a new art deco auditorium.
  • The theatre has always presented a wide ranging programme of opera, ballet, drama, family shows and musicals, but it is equally well- known as a venue for concerts and comedy.
  • Recent high profile events have included The Mousetrap, West Side Story (which became the best-selling weekly musical in the theatre’s history), Ghost The Musical, sold-out gigs by James Arthur, Russell Brand and Jack Whitehall as well as annual visits from Welsh National Opera and English National Ballet.

New Theatre Oxford, George Street, Oxford, OX1 2AG


Dean Stewart, Area Theatre Manager

Stage Door: 01865 320760


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