What's on inLong Crendon


Welcome to Long Crendon

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Long Crendon - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Long Crendon to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Long Crendon

20
FEB
Steven Isserlis & Alexander Melnikov
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building

We are proud that the JdPs featured artist Steven Isserlis chose our venue for his first‐ever complete cycle of the Bach Cello Suites in 2016. In this intriguing recital programme Steven programmes together the work of four legendary Russian composer‐pianists with two…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 286660
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21
FEB
Nicholas Permain: Little Moscow
The North Wall Arts Centre

Nicholas Permain born in Newcastle‐upon‐Tyne is an artist who primarily works with painting. His work reflects on his own heritage of the North East of England with individualistic narratives alongside both established and interpretative views of history. This solo show sees a…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01865 319450
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22
FEB
An Ellen Kent Production: Rigoletto
New Theatre Oxford

Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists highly‐praised chorus and full orchestra.Verdi RIGOLETTO:The masterpiece they tried to ban.Starring Vladimir Dragos and Iurie Gisca as Rigoletto.Featuring a magnificent golden eagle with a seven‐foot wingspan and two royal…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713020
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22
FEB
Lunchtime Recital: Barnaby Burleigh & Leo Panish
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building

For the sixth Lunchtime Recital of Hilary term we are joined by 2nd year St. Hildas College violinists Barnaby Burleigh Philosophy & Linguistics & Leo Panish Engineering. They will be accompanied by David Palmer Worcester College. Programme:Bartok 44 Violin Duos no.…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 286660
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23
FEB
Bucks Pottery & Sculpture Soc talk by Adrian Bates
Little Kingshill Village Hall

This months meeting will include a talk by ceramicist Adrian Bates. Adrian makes vessels which explore the relationship between the inner and outer spaces of organic forms human plant and animal and their interaction with the world around them. You can see…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01494 528990
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23
FEB
Daliso Chaponda
The Bullingdon

Britains Got Talents stand out comedian and golden buzzer favourite sets out on his debut UK tour.…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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23
FEB
Harriet Live In Tring
The Court Theatre

HARRIET ‐ a UK singer songwriter discovered on the Graham Norton show who brought tears to Gaby Roslins eyes was chosen by Denise Van Outen as An Artist To Introduce and whom global singer Rumer commented sounds a lot like Karen Carpenter.…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07543 560478
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23
FEB
Mark Thomas: Show Time From The Front Line
The North Wall Arts Centre

Dodging cultural and literal bullets Israeli incursions and religion Mark Thomas and his team set out to run a comedy club for two nights in the Palestinian city of Jenin. Only to find its not so simple to celebrate freedom of speech…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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24
FEB
An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
New Theatre Oxford

The heart‐breaking story of the beautiful young Japanese girl who falls in love with an American naval lieutenant.Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona KistenyovaWinner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713020
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24
FEB
Rhythm, Rap and Rhyme with Neal Zetter
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Youll get to write a short fun poem too. Look out for the porcupines and sharks Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per person adults and children. Everyone who attends needs to pay for a space although children under 2…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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25
FEB
Muggled Up Beasts
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Take a photo with your favourite buzzwangling beast at the end of the workshop Event detailsTimes: 11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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25
FEB
Opera International presents an Ellen Kent Product
Wycombe Swan

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona KistenyovaWinner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre AwardsBack by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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28
FEB
Speed Dating in Oxford
Be At One

Oxford Speed DatingAbout Speed Dating in Oxford EventsAt one of our Oxford Speed Dating events you will have four minutes to chat to each date Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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02
MAR
Chiddlers’ hour: James and the Giant Peach
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.Type of workshop: storytelling songs games…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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02
MAR
Oddyssey
The North Wall Arts Centre

One actor. One hour. One mans epic quest to reunite with his family and seek his bloody revenge.Winner of The Stage Best Solo Performer Award 2009 and nominated for a Total Theatre award for Innovation 2010 Theatre Ad Infinitum reinvent Homers timeless…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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02
MAR
Patrick Monahan - Rewind Selector 90's
The Glee Club Oxford

Monahans new stand‐up show is about what life was like growing up in Britain during the 1990s as an IrishIranian immigrant whose family had come over from Iran a decade earlier. As identity cards and Cool Britannia were being introduced Monahan found…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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03
MAR
Dracula
Blackwell's Bookshop

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 766266
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03
MAR
Hornswoggler Heads
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

As part of our World Book Day celebrations artist Georgia Davy will help you make a head for a Hornswoggler and turn yourself into one of Roald Dahls most fearsome beasts Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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03
MAR
Translunar Paradise
The North Wall Arts Centre

After his wife passes away William escapes to a paradise of fantasy and past memories a place far from the reality of his grief. Returning from beyond the grave Rose revisits her widowed companion to perform one last act of love: to…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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03
MAR
World Book Day Celebrations
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Join in with Writing Hut Talks make a Dirty Beast in the Crafty Kitchen and follow a trail around the Museum. Dont forget to exchange your World Book Day voucher in the Shop. Event detailsTimes: 11.00am to 5.00pmCost: Free with Museum entry.…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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04
MAR
Music for the Dukes
New College Chapel

JS BachOrchestral Suite No. 1 in C major BWV 1066Alles was von Gott geboren All that is born of God BWV 80aHimmelsknig sei willkommen King of Heaven welcome BWV 182Bachs thrilling Orchestral Suite in C major full of surprises and unexpected fun…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 0751 138866
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04
MAR
Sir Robert Mayer's Concert
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building

In our Cushion Concert series Rozzy or Tom introduce children and their families to different instruments and how they make music feeding curiosity and nurturing love of music up‐close. We have performances suited to under fives and over fives and babies come…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 286660
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06
MAR
St Edward's School
The North Wall Arts Centre

The Mixed Years Exhibition showcases work from all year groups: from delicately observed etchings produced by lower school pupils to more varied and complex investigations from GCSE and Sixth Form pupils.Pupils are encouraged to develop their own artistic language from as early…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01865 319450
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07
MAR
Point of Echoes
The North Wall Arts Centre

The year is 1978 isolated from the mainland Eric Valentine and Bernard Humphries have been stationed at Echo Point lighthouse somewhere off the coast of England. The unlikely strangers have just begun to lay down foundations for this odd working relationship when…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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09
MAR
Chiddlers’ hour: The Giraffe and the Pelly and M
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.Type of workshop: storytelling songs games…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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10
MAR
Discover Dahl’s archives
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

A unique behind‐the‐scenes peek into our archive store which houses Roald Dahls original letters and manuscripts. Our Collections team will introduce you to the highlights of the archive housed in the village where Roald Dahl lived and wrote for 36 years.Event detailsTimes:…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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10
MAR
Tidy Up!
The North Wall Arts Centre

When it starts out ship‐shape theres only one way for it to go this dance‐theatre show gets all messed upAs we wriggle our way through the muddle of life we often discover things anew. So why cant tidiness be exciting for children…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 319450
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13
MAR
The B*easts
The North Wall Arts Centre

Setting the modern obsession with putting your own child first against our responsibility as a society towards our children as a whole this dark tale written by and starring BAFTA‐winning actress Monica Dolan W1A Appropriate Adult The Witness For The Prosecution explores…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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16
MAR
Chiddlers’ hour: Charlie and the Chocolate Facto
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.Type of workshop: storytelling songs games…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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16
MAR
Rob Auton -The Hair Show
The Bullingdon

A show for anyone who has or has had hair and hairs.Award‐winning stand‐up comedian and poet Rob Auton Daves Funniest Joke Of The Fringe award‐winner Glastonburys Poet In Residence returns with another heart‐felt and offbeat comedytheatrespoken word show that explores hair and…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Tourist Attractions


Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

The Buckinghamshire Railway Centre is a working steam museum where you can step back in time as you stroll amongst the giants of the steam age displayed at its spacious 25 acre site.The centre boasts one of the largest private railway collections in the country with many steam…

Waddesdon Manor

Completed in 1889 Waddesdon Manor is the last remaining example of 'le style Rothschild'. Waddesdon Manor houses one of the finest collections of French 18th century decorative arts in the world. The furniture, Savonnerie carpets and Svres porcelain ranks in importance with the Metropolitan Museum in New…

A Rees

A Rees ‐ golf course in Oxford, Oxfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01865 242158 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at A Rees golf courseclub.…

Aylesbury Park Golf Club

Aylesbury Park Golf Club ‐ golf course in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01296 399196 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Aylesbury Park Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Blackbird Leys Swimming Pool

Swimming pool at Blackbird Leys Swimming Pool in Oxford, Oxfordshire. Contact venue on 01865 467040 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Bowlplex

Bowling at Bowlplex PLC in Oxford, Oxfordshire. Contact venue on 01865 714100 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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