Welcome to Buxton Opera House Press Office

Here you will find a selection of this season's press releases and images to download. For any further information, or to be added to our press list please contact our Press & Content Officer, Helen Naylor: e: h[email protected] or t: 01298 72050.

Shining through the darkness comes a whole season packed full of shows to see in spring.

Our new Winter 18/ Spring 19 brochure is out now.

Press listing for Buxton Opera House

Press listings from November to March 2019. ( Excluding all Cinema other than Live Screenings)

One of the greatest stage and screen actors of our time joins us with IAN MCKELLEN ON STAGE

Sir Ian McKellen will be in Buxton on stage with Tolkien, Shakespeare, others…and you!

Syndicated interview with Philip Dart, Director of Dick Whittingon

Director of Buxton Opera House’s pantomime Dick Whittington, Philip Dart discusses memorable moments, gags, villains and Dames.

Young dancers learn to shine in Dick Whittington

In June this year over sixty children between the ages of 9 and 15 auditioned for a chorus role in Dick Whittington.

Get in the festive spirit with the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain with Bells On.

Rising from appearing in village halls to the Royal Albert Hall the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain have become a national treasure.

Local young performers are invited to audition for not one but two spectacular productions.

Following the success of West Side Story, Buxton Opera House are on the lookout for talented local performers to star in contrasting musicals Oliver! and Rent

The Chicago Blues Brothers are on a Motown Mission

The award-winning Chicago Blues Brothers present the best tribute to the legendary Blues Brothers.

A comedian, a monk and a neuroscientist help us upgrade our mind

Ruby Wax helps us discover a better mental health in her new show How To Be Human

A soprano superstar and the Bard of Barnsley celebrate A Century of Song

Chapel Male Voice Choir join together in song to celebrate a hundred years since the end of World War I

Watch out! David Walliams’ Awful Auntie is coming to Buxton Opera House next month!

The world premiere production of David Walliams’ Awful Auntie is at Buxton Opera House from 1 to 4 November.

Syndicated interview with John Partridge who stars in The Case of The Frightened Lady.

John Partridge talks about his most recent role, acting, stage work and baking.