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Suggs

Suggs

Friday 20 January

Main Stage | Talk

An access-all-areas backstage pass into the Madness frontman’s mind. Join Suggs as he attempts to unravel the mysteries of his own life.


Joan Bakewell in Conversation With Mark Damazer

Joan Bakewell in Conversation With Mark Damazer

Friday 3 February

Main Stage | Talk

Oxford Playhouse's Resident Company, Shared Experience, is delighted to invite you to join its Chair, Joan Bakewell, for an afternoon of conversation.


Matthew Bourne In Conversation with Lyndsey Winship

Matthew Bourne In Conversation with Lyndsey Winship

Friday 2 March

Main Stage | Talk

For this exclusive Friday at 5pm, Matthew is interviewed by Lyndsey Winship, Dance Editor of Time Out about his career to date: 25 years of his company, New Adventures, and his exciting new show, Early Adventures, which tours to the Playhouse in June.


Raymond Blanc OBE

Raymond Blanc OBE

Friday 20 April

Main Stage | Talk

Raymond joins us to talk about his life at Le Manoir aux Quat'Saisons and his love for Oxford, and to take questions from the audience.


Maureen Lipman CBE

Maureen Lipman CBE

Friday 27 April

Main Stage | Talk

Oxford Playhouse Resident Company Shared Experience is delighted to invite you to join Maureen Lipman CBE for an afternoon of conversation about her extensive career on stage and screen and her new book: I Must Collect Myself: Choice Cuts from a Long Shelf-Life.


Stanley Wells and Paul Edmondson

Stanley Wells and Paul Edmondson

Friday 11 May

Main Stage | Talk

Professor Stanley Wells and Dr Paul Edmondson talk about good, bad and ugly Shakespeare productions, before answering questions about the great playwright.


John Sergeant

John Sergeant

Friday 18 May

Main Stage | Talk

John will be talking about his career with a host of anecdotes, before taking questions from the audience.


Blofeld and Baxter

Blofeld and Baxter

Friday 14 September

Main Stage | Talk

Join two of the titans of English cricket - Peter Baxter and Henry Blofeld - for a side-splitting Friday at 5pm full of memories from the Test Match Special commentary box.


The Annual Charles Simonyi Lecture

The Annual Charles Simonyi Lecture

Friday 12 October

Main Stage | Talk

This year’s Charles Simonyi Lecture is given by Luc Steels and asks can machines be creative enough to invent their own language?
 


The Children's Bookshow

The Children's Bookshow

Wednesday 24 October

Main Stage | Talk

Join children’s poet Kit Wright and renowned cartoonist Posy Simmonds live on stage. While Kit performs his poems, Posy will illustrate them for all to watch on a large screen, before sharing techniques for children to try at home.


TEDxOxford

TEDxOxford

Sunday 4 November

Main Stage | Talk

TEDxOxford is organised by University of Oxford students, aiming to bring together the young minds of tomorrow’s world with the movers and shakers of today.
 


Full Circle 2

Full Circle 2

Sunday 18 November

Main Stage | Talk

Helen and Douglas House presents a second night of Full Circle, the ‘tag’ chat show in which well-known names and faces conduct a series of interviews and discussions in a chain formation. This year's line-up includes Sheila Hancock, BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz, Anthony Horowitz and Dr Emily Harrop.



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