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Oxford Playhouse

11-12 Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LW, England
+44 1865 305305
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Comfortable and welcoming

We went with friends to see Jenny Eclair as our first visit to the Oxford Playhouse. Comfortable... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BsatBe
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Oxford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Comedy Show

Very impressed by the venue. The seats were really comfortable unlike most theatre seats which can... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pam S
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London, England, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
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11-12 Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LW, England
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+44 1865 305305
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went with friends to see Jenny Eclair as our first visit to the Oxford Playhouse. Comfortable seating, a reasonably priced bar and staff that seemed genuinely interested helped to make it an enjoyable visit.

Thank BsatBe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressed by the venue. The seats were really comfortable unlike most theatre seats which can be hard as nails. Friendly staff nice loos all very clean.

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Being a theatre we visited for a play! The theatre seating has been replaced recently. The seats are many coloured which gives the theatre a bit of a contemporary feel. I would prefer a more old fashioned look in keeping with the old building but...More

Thank DaveyP3
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Since my last review on this venue I visited again with friends of lime walk players am,dram society to see AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS the entrance hall has been reorganised and has a new bar and food counter. The prices are reasonable I...More

Thank bowlerboy8
Reviewed 22 July 2017

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 8 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
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