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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: or t: 01298 72050.

British Jazz legend celebrates a Centenary of Jazz.

Chris Barber OBE is one of the last British Jazz legends around. This Icon of traditional jazz will be in Buxton to help celebrate 100 years of Jazz.

Fetch The Kagools, it's raining comedy!

Last year Buxton Fringe winners The Kagools will be back at Buxton Opera House, as part of the Comedy Festival.

Most Welcoming Theatre Awards

Buxton Opera House & Pavilion Arts Centre is out to defend their Award for the ‘Most Welcoming Theatre in the East Midlands’.

Comedy Festival edges closer

Buxton Opera House’s very first Comedy Festival is edging closer with not long to wait until the Bank Holiday weekend (31 Aug to 3 Sept).

Tales of Juplicity

Phill Jupitus, stand-up comedian, poet and TV Stalwart joins us on 16 September with his show Juplicity for over an hour of tales, laughs and diversions.

Bond in Buxton

The sounds of the suave spy will be here at Buxton Opera House for you to relive your favourite tracks from the 007 movies.

Derren Brown - Syndicated Interview

As Derren Brown prepares for his latest UK tour, he reflects on success, plans for the future and his fear of being overwhelmed.

By 'eck it's a comedy hotpot

This year’s Buxton Comedy Festival sees favourite flat-capped wearers The Lancashire Hotpots, celebrate ten years of songs.

New Season, new What's On Brochure

Buxton Opera House’s new autumn/winter what’s on brochure has arrived telling of theatre treats, as the nights start to close in.

Christmas at Buxton Opera House

It’s never too soon start planning for the glittering events in Buxton to make your Christmas extra festive this year.

Joe McElderry - Syndicated Interview

Joe McElderry on his new album Saturday Night at The Movies, his album tour and starring in Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat.

Friends of Opera House Donate Defibrillator

Friends of Buxton Opera House buy the Theatre a new Defibrillator