The words Old Fire Station in white on a red background.

The Old Fire Station

A centre for creativity in Oxford that encourages people from all backgrounds to understand and shape the world through stories, creativity and the arts.

 

Hand crafted stars, the central white one has the words You're Lovely written in the centre
In the foreground a man and woman act surprised and with open arms.

Visual arts workshops

The schedule of workshops at The Old Fire Station is constantly updating. So far for 2022 you can look forward to 

  • Break It To Make It:
    Exploring the idea of 'Fracture' through different methods and approaches to drawing.
    Saturday 29th January 10am–12.30pm
  • Cut 'n Paste:
    Using collage to discover what can be invented through creative play.
    Saturday 19th February 10am–12.30pm
Find out more here

Theatre workshops

The schedule of workshops at The Old Fire Station is constantly updating. So far for 2022 you can look forward to 

  • The Iambic Id – Reinventing Shakespeare from a Psychological Perspective
    Let Yonder Cloud Theatre  guide you through their unique process of turning Shakespearean text into psychological drama. 
    Saturday 23rd April 1–2.30pm
Book here

Upcoming exhibitions 

Intimacies, After Vallotton

A fusion of art and theatre by artist Paul Majeck, writer Sam Spencer and Paper Moon Theatre. 

4th March to 16th April

 
A group of men and women in seats, some taking notes, others looking at the leader not pictured

Theatrical inspiration 

The Old Fire Station has a huge range of shows all year round, from classic to contemporary, professional and amateur, locally produced. and nationally touring. 

Details

Arts at the Old Fire Station
40 George Street
Oxford OX1 2AQ
01865 263990

Find a show here