OSO Arts Previews and Blog

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Preview: Sealed

Love mysteries, black comedy and Agatha Christie? Then you have to check out Sealed, a new play by Will Jarvis, which runs at the OSO from the 12th-14th June. After a successful run in Exeter last year, the play transfers to the OSO for a three day run. The show, both...

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Preview: The Cavalry Behind You

Few will forget last season's smash hit, 'The Wives of Others', a black comedy that was best described as Reservoir Dogs meets Desperate Housewives. This season, writer Tom Stuchfield returns to the OSO with his new show from the 6th-10th June with 'The Cavalry Behind...

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Preview: Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons

Next week, a truly special play comes to the OSO. Exciting new theatre company Fight or Flight Productions are presenting their adaption of the hottest script in recent years- Sam Steiner's Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons. Lemons tells the story of an alternate...

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Preview: Charley’s Aunt

This Wednesday, we are excited to welcome theatre company BBV (known for their work producing films in the Doctor Who Universe) to the OSO with their new show, Brandon Thomas' Charley's Aunt. A classic in every sense of the word, Charley's Aunt has entertained...

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Preview: Wife

Our Spring Season reaches a dramatic climax with Wife, a new one-woman show which opens on Monday 10th April, and runs until the 13th. Adapted from The World's Wife, a poetry collection by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, it tells the stories of wives through history,...

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Preview: Heart of Darkness

"The horror. The horror." Heart of Darkness has had a powerful influence on contemporary culture. If you have read Conrad's classic novel, or have seen Apocalypse Now, the seminal Vietnam-era adaption, the chilling story of a boat journey into the depths of madness...

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