Get ready for a historic moment as New Theatre Oxford brings you Kevin McCloud’s very first live shows in the UK. Renowned host of Grand Designs, Kevin is stepping out of the screen and onto the stage for an extraordinary evening where design meets curiosity, and your questions shape the journey.
Kevin will share tales from his illustrious TV career, as he delves into the universe of Grand Designs, revealing behind-the-scenes stories and clips. With his charismatic charm and vast knowledge, he will take you on a mesmerizing journey through some of his most iconic TV projects, unveiling the secrets, the triumphs, and the disasters.
Along the way, he will explore the concept of consuming and enjoying good design while being environmentally conscious. Stand by for Kevin’s ‘Just Enough’ theory.
But that’s not all! This show is about you and your design questions and knowledge! Come armed with your burning questions and design dilemmas because Kevin will be taking your queries, offering advice and insight to make your own design aspirations a reality.
Don’t miss this unforgettable evening with Kevin, or as he puts it on his Twitter (now X) bio–design nut and medium-to-big-sized architecture cheese. Lactose-free. A veritable architectural feast!
Please see important booking information below.
Tickets are subject to a transaction fee
Doors open at 7.00pm
1 hour 50 minutes, including an interval
Age guidance: 10+
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.