About The Glenn Miller Orchestra at New Theatre Oxford
The sensational Glenn Miller Orchestra swings you back in time, playing Glenn Miller’s own arrangements of favourite wartime chart-toppers and hits from the forties directed by legendary band leader Ray McVay.
Why go and see it?
Audiences of all ages will be thrilled by the sound of this amazing Big Band.
Featuring Pennsylvania 6-5000, St Louis Blues March, American Patrol, In the Mood, Danny Boy, Moonlight Serenade, I Know Why, The Dambusters March, Little Brown Jug, Tuxedo Junction.
There will also be a special tribute to the famed RAT PACK – Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr. – who performed in the same era! New York, New York, Volare, Mr Bojangles and Chicago, to name but a few.
With special guests The Uptown Hall Gang and guest vocalists Mark Porter, Catherine Sykes and The Moonlight Serenaders.
The orchestra will perform the second half of the concert in the World War II uniforms of the US Army Air Force.
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.