What’s on in Oxford and across Oxfordshire this January

Saturday Night Fever at New Theatre Oxford - What’s on in Oxford and across Oxfordshire this January

What to do in Oxford and across Oxfordshire in January.

Well, hello there, and welcome to 2022.

You’re probably paying the price for seeing off 2021 in appropriate style and thinking it’s time to take things easy for a while. Err, AS IF!

Go for a wintry stroll somewhere beautiful or spend the afternoon in an atmospheric pub. Or both. You know, it’s a brave new world and all that, so stay focussed and make the most of January 2022 in Oxford and across Oxfordshire.

Of course, this is just a curated list of the things to do in Oxford and across Oxfordshire this Month. You’ll find more events in Oxford and across Oxfordshire in the “What’s on section”. You might also find a limited number of unmissable events beyond the county that would make for a great day out.

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Anish Kapoor: Painting Exhibition at Modern Art Oxford

Anish Kapoor: Painting at Modern Art Oxford

Until 13 February
Modern Art Oxford

Curated with the internationally celebrated artist, this unique exhibition of paintings by Anish Kapoor explores the paintings that have been an integral part of his studio practice. This is the second time Kapoor has exhibited at Modern Art Oxford.

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Saturday Night Fever at New Theatre Oxford - What’s on in Oxford and across Oxfordshire this January

Saturday Night Fever

11 to 14 October
New Theatre Oxford

Spectacularly reimagined in a big new music and dance extravaganza, Saturday Night Fever tells the story of Tony Manero, who escapes the harsh realities of working-class Brooklyn life when he embarks on a reckless, yet thrilling road to dancing success.

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Dick Whittington Panto by Abingdon Drama Club

Dick Whittington Panto by Abingdon Drama Club

07, 08, 09, 13, 14 & 15 January (Postponed to April 2022)
Unicorn Theatre, Abingdon

The Dick Whittington Panto by Abingdon Drama Club is the classic tale of a young lad going to London to make his fortune and his adventures with his new best friend, Tommy the cat. Boo the villains and cheer the heroes as pantomime returns to the Unicorn Theatre in Abingdon.

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Bicester Heritage January 2022 Scamble

16 January
Bicester Heritage

The Bicester Heritage January 2022 Scamble returns to Bicester Heritage, the home of historic motoring. Bring your pre-1990 vehicle, join the show and explore our former RAF Technical Site, the specialist automotive businesses based here and more.

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9 to 5 the Musical at New Theatre Oxford

9 to 5 the Musical at New Theatre Oxford

18 to 22 January
New Theatre Oxford

Tumble outta’ bed and stumble to Dolly Parton’s rip-roaring musical. Coming to you directly from London’s West End, expect a rip-roaring score by the Queen of Country herself. Dolly Parton’s smash-hit musical might just be the most fun you’ll have in the theatre all year.

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Robin Hood: A Musical-Pantomime

Robin Hood: A Musical-Pantomime

20 to 22 January
Wykham Theatre, Banbury

Featuring a hilarious script and brilliant musical numbers, Banbury’s largest pantomime returns with Robin Hood: A Musical - Pantomime. See Robin Hood arrive in Banbury in January 2022 for a beloved classic tale with a unique twist by Avocet Theatre Company.

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Oxford Vegan Market

Oxford Vegan Market

22 May & 30 October
Gloucester Green

This huge vegan market takes over Oxford Town Hall, right in the centre of the city, on just three Sundays throughout the year and will feature stalls selling a huge variety of vegan products from great local businesses.

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The Rocky Horror Show at New Theatre Oxford

The Rocky Horror Show at New Theatre Oxford

24 to 29 January
New Theatre Oxford

Ready to thrill you with fun and naughty moments, Richard O’Brien’s legendary rock ‘n’ roll musical, The Rocky Horror Show - the story of two squeaky clean college kids Brad and his fiancée Janet - returns to the UK in 2021 as part of a sell-out worldwide tour, having been seen by over 30 million theatregoers.

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