OSO Arts Blog

Get a behind the scenes peek into our exciting calendar of events

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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In Conversation with… Charlie Robb

Charlie Robb is a blossoming talent in the comedy world, a Cambridge Footlights alumnus with several hit shows at the Edinburgh Fringe under his belt. This Friday, we welcome his new show, Romantic Encounters in a Darkened Room, to the OSO for what will undoubtedly be...

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Theatresports!™ – Improvising Stories

Theatresports!™, which opens this Friday 24th, is a completely new experience at the OSO. A fully improvised show, it is certain to be a fresh and exciting evening for the audience. We sit down with Faye Brann, the mastermind behind the show, to discuss how her...

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Giles Abbott Returns to the OSO

Storyteller Giles Abbott is one of our favourite performers. Anyone who was lucky enough to see his show last season, Alexander Pope: A Search for Perfection, will know just how warm, passionate and intelligent Giles is. His stories encourage us to think and feel in...

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