The Attractions Around Oxford

Playhouse Theatre

The current theatre building on the south side of Beaumont Street was designed by Sir Edward Maufe and was completed in 1938.

Well-known actors have appeared on the stage, including: Rowan Atkinson, Ronnie Barker, Dirk Bogarde, Judi Dench, John Gielgud, Ian McKellen, Dudley Moore, Bill Hicks and Maggie Smith. Susannah York gave her final performance at The Playhouse in August 2010 in Ronald Harwood’s Quartet.

Visit the Oxford Playhouse’s website for more information.


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