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Review: The Last Noël read-through

Crisis artist Lucy attended a read-through of our new Christmas show for grown-ups, The Last Noël. Here is what she thought: The icy grip of winter may be almost upon us, but this year’s...

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Meet the Maker: Eleanor Young of Fun Makes Good

Every month, we interview one of the makers in our shop. We recently chatted to Eleanor Young, designer of the bright and bold Fun Makes Good to find out more about what inspires her,...

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Interview: Squadron Leader Andy Mitchell on RAFTA’s Much Ado About Nothing

This week, the Royal Air Force Theatrical Association (RAFTA) take over the Old Fire Station and have a five show run of one of the Bard’s best loved comedies, Much Ado About Nothing. We...

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A Year of Scratch

Since July 2012, UnderConstruction Theatre Company has been curating a monthly Theatre Scratch Night here at the Old Fire Station. The night encourages local and emerging theatre makers to show work-in-progress, testing it out...

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INTERVIEW: Gesamtkunstwerk What? An Interview with Jack Goldstein

One Note Forever, an Oxford based music blog dedicated to showcasing new music, reviews, features and video, caught up with Jack Goldstein curator of our upcoming event Gesamtkunstwerk Memetics #1 and had a chat....

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Interview: Emma Leigh, Artistic Director behind MadCap Theatre’s The Taming of the Shrew

We had a last minute chat with Emma Leigh, Artistic Director at MadCap Theatre, the company behind our upcoming show, The Taming of the Shrew. She shares why MadCaps picked the Taming of the...

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Get into the 1920’s mood…

We have been fantastically busy over the last few weeks with Oxford Fringe and you’d think that following it, things would start to get calmer. How wrong! Our Spring to Summer season is now...

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Call out to artists

We need experienced artists to work with us on a fantastic new project at the Old Fire Station.  It involves working with people who are sleeping rough in Oxford to create a high quality...

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Happy New Year from Arts at the Old Fire Station!

2013 has begun and New Year’s Resolutions have been formed, the world didn’t end on the 21st December and no doubt a number of us have grown a little over the Christmas and New...

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Dombey & Son at the Old Fire Station

In a week, one of our most looked forward to shows of the season arrives on stage. Charles Dickens’ Dombey & Son has been beautifully adapted by Jude Emmet from Red Dog Theatre Company....

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Open for business and ready for 2012

Happy New Year everyone!  I’ve not written this blog since we opened in November.  It’s been frantic here!  I’m delighted to say that in our first two months we welcomed over a thousand people...

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Nearly there

Our new website at this address launches in the forthcoming week so keep your eyes peeled for that.  Meanwhile building delays are making things pretty complicated here but we remain undaunted and will open...

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The Old Fire Station Opening!

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