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Looking for a fabulous dinner venue to impress?

Friday 27 April. Sheldonian Theatre

If you are looking for a fabulous dinner venue to impress then look no further than the Sheldonian Theatre. Described as one of the architectural jewels in Oxford’s crown, the Theatre is the University of Oxford’s ceremonial hall and provides a spectacular setting for a unforgettable dining experience...

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Case Study – a drinks reception with a difference Sheldonian Theatre

Thursday 30 November. Sheldonian Theatre

Dubbed the ‘First Lady of Song’, Ella Fitzgerald was the most popular female jazz singer in the US for more than half a century. She won 13 Grammy Awards and sold over 40 million albums. We were delighted to hear her sultry tones when some of her lost recordings were played at a recent drinks reception event held at the Sheldonian Theatre….

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Case study: Oxford Literary Festival 2017

Wednesday 26 April. Sheldonian Theatre

Early last month authors from around the world were welcomed to Oxford to take part in the Financial Times Weekend Oxford Literary Festival. Once again the Sheldonian Theatre was at the forefront of the activity playing host to 22 events and seating over 7000 audience members over the nine days.

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Our first joint venue showcase

Friday 7 April. Examination Schools, Osler House, Sheldonian Theatre, St Luke's Chapel

On Tuesday 4 April we hosted our first Oxford University Event Venues showcase.. Sixteen guests from different companies, associations, agencies and departments joined us for a tour around four of our venues – the Examination Schools, St Luke’s Chapel, the Sheldonian Theatre and William Osler House.

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Case Study – Oxford Tango Festival 2017

Thursday 23 March. Sheldonian Theatre

23rd March 2017
The Oxford Tango Festival held their Gala show at the Sheldonian Theatre. This was the first time the festival organisers had enjoyed the opulent backdrop of the Theatre for their opening night performance which celebrated the power and glamor of this wonderfully sensual dance. Stars from Argentina performed alongside local students and music was provided by the Tango Siempre orchestra.

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A year of Customer Service Highlights

Friday 7 October. Examination Schools, Osler House, Sheldonian Theatre, St Luke's Chapel

Here at Oxford University Event Venues we pride ourselves on our customer service. We hold a Customer Service Excellence accreditation and constantly strive to provide the best service to our customers through listening to your feedback.

Below are a few highlights from the last year and a list of some of the improvements we made based on the feedback we've had from you our customers...

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Entertaining clients in style at the Sheldonian Theatre

Monday 8 August. Sheldonian Theatre

Many people have lived in Oxford and often hear of / pass by the Sheldonian; it is an iconic part of Oxford located right in the city centre on Broad Street. However, many people don’t realise it makes a fantastic venue to entertain clients. The Venue staff can offer you lots of flexible hire options, from awards ceremonies and presentations to Talks and Concerts but one thing in particular is proving extremely popular when it comes to entertaining clients – a guided walking tour followed by afternoon tea or a drinks reception in the main Theatre.

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