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 Oxford Playhouse

Oxford Playhouse

Oxford Playhouse

Details

Oxford Playhouse is a theatre for everyone.

Oxford Playhouse and its Burton Taylor Studio present and produce a wide range of live performance. The programme includes the best of British and international drama, family shows, contemporary dance and music, student and amateur shows, comedy, lectures and poetry.

We also create live performance here in Oxford. The Playhouse produces and tours its own shows, hosts Artists in Residence and presents Playhouse Plays Out, an ongoing series of off-site events which happen at locations across the county.

The theatre's Learning team works with over 15,000 people each year through post show discussions, workshops, work experience, holiday schemes, a youth theatre and a young people’s theatre company.

Contact

Ticket Office

01865 305305

Address

Beaumont Street,
Oxford,
OX1 2LW

  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Theatre

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SP 511065  Lat: 51.75487 Long: -1.26109

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Oxford station

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)
  • YesVisitor information available in audio format

General

  • YesHearing loop system
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesAudible alarm system

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesVegetarian

Notes

  • Disabled parking spaces available on Beaumont Street. Sennheiser infra-red available in Circle and rows D-R in stalls - receiver from Box Office booked in advance Occasional performances with BSL Access Leaflet available for comprehensive information

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