The Theatre, Chipping Norton

Venue details

A strange and wonderful little place, bringing 50,000 people a year to the backstreets of a Cotswold hill town. Full professional arts centre program, in-house producing, and the greatest traditional panto of them all. A wide community outreach program, rural touring scheme, arthouse cinema, associate companies, gallery and an auditorium built into a Victorian Salvation Army Citadel.

  • This plucky rural venue has stubbornly refused to give up, punching well above its weight across the board” – The Stage.
  • “There’s sheer delight in finding this professionally operating Theatre in a small Cotswold town” – Reviewsgate.
  • Nominated as one of Britains 5 Best Small Theatres, The Telegraph March 2011.
  • Winner of the TMA/Stage Award for Outstanding Contribution to Regional Theatre 2009/10.