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Billy Ocean

20 March 2023 @ 7.00pm

24-26 George Street
Oxford, OX1 2AG
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Billy Ocean at New Theatre Oxford
Billy Ocean at New Theatre Oxford

About Billy Ocean

Billy Ocean is Britain’s biggest black recording star, with worldwide record sales of over thirty million and six top ten singles on both sides of the Atlantic.

Billy Ocean has spent more of his life onstage than anywhere else. Next year, Billy returns to his natural environment with a string of headline shows throughout the UK, with a set hand-packed with greatest hits and crowd favourites.

Billy Ocean at New Theatre Oxford

Having achieved extraordinary success as both an artist and a songwriter, Billy has collected multiple Gold and Platinum records globally and hit the number one spot worldwide in the pop charts, including the USA, Australia, Germany, Holland, and the UK.

2016 saw the Here You Are: The Best Of Billy Ocean album released in the UK, gaining a Top 10 chart position at Number 4. This was Billy’s highest-charting album since 1989. 

In 2019, Billy celebrated the 35th anniversary of his ground-breaking album, Suddenly. Originally released in 1984, the record spawned the monster hits Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)Mystery Lady and Loverboy.

Billy holds a Grammy award for best male R&B Vocal Performance, the Ivor Novello Award for International Achievement, and in 2020 was awarded an MBE for services to music.

Billy will be joined by a very special guest, The Voice UK 2022 winner Anthonia Edwards.

Read more: The Voice UK 2022 winner Anthonia Edwards to join legendary Billy Ocean on his 2023 UK tour


From £32.15

Please see important ticketing information below.

Ticketing information

From £32.15
Tickets are subject to a transaction fee

This show has an interval.

Age guidance: 14+
All 16s and under must be accompanied by an adult 18+

About New Theatre Oxford

There has been a theatre on George Street for almost 170 years. The first theatre was built in 1836, and a second in 1886. In 1934, the third New Theatre opened.

The theatre has been owned by several different companies and undergone several name changes. It is now owned by the Ambassador Theatre Group and hosts everything from ballet and opera to musicals.

On performance days, the Box Office opens at noon and closes 15 minutes after the show starts. If there is a performance on a Sunday or Bank Holiday, Box Office will open 2 hours before the show begins and close 15 minutes after the show starts.

There is a large air-conditioned bar with seating located below the Stalls Foyer, two further bars in the Circle Foyer and an additional one at the back of the balcony. All stocked with an array of drinks and snacks.

There is a cloakroom located in the stalls bar. If this is closed, please speak to a member of staff. £1 per item. It is free to ATG Theatre Card members.

See important information about Getting there and Access here