Sheila Hancock is at her sublime best as Edie, an elderly woman who, in the aftermath of the death of her controlling husband, decides to fulfil a long-held dream of climbing a Scottish mountain. Read more

Talon - The Acoustic Collection 2018

The Mill welcomes back Talon - The Acoustic set with their 2018 tour 'In The Raw'Read more

The Ragdolls

JERSEY BOYS Tribute is our magnificent interpretation of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons.Read more

Sarah Munro - Angel Road Tour

The Mill welcomes singer-songwriter Sarah Munro for an evening of acoustic music. With a delicate songbird’s voice reminiscent of Eva Cassidy and Katie Melua, this evening is not to be missed.Read more

Jackie Hagan "This Is Not A Safe Space"

From award-winning writer and comedian Jackie Hagan comes a new show featuring the real voices of proper skint disabled people about the complicated weirdness of being human.Read more

Lean on Pete

Charley, a teen living with his single father, finds work caring for an aging racehorse named Lean on Pete. Read more

Wilde Without the Boy

Performed by Gerard Logan (“Olivier Nominee” - RSC,), “Wilde Without the Boy” is a dramatic interpretation of “De Profundis”, the letter Oscar Wilde wrote to his lover, Lord Alfred Douglas, from his cell in Reading gaol. Read more

Princess Charming

Our cabaret performers explore what really matters about being a boy and being a girl with dances, songs and skits created with children, for children. Read more

Moscow Drug Club

You are cordially invited to share a wry smile with us as you enter the darkly comic world of Moscow Drug Club...this way please and mind the stairs!Read more

Hey Diddle Diddle

Goblin return with a hilarious adventure filled with live music and puppetry, for ages 3+.Read more

Ali Cook: Principles of Deception

Ali Cook returns with his own brand of awe-inspiring magic and off-beat comedy. Expect to be genuinely amazed.Read more

The Breadwinner

Parvana is an 11-year-old girl who lives under Taliban rule in Afghanistan in 2001. After the wrongful arrest of her father, Parvana cuts off her hair and dresses like a boy to support her family.Read more


Ventoux follows the drug-fuelled race between Lance Armstrong and Marco Pantani as they face the most challenging peak of the Tour De France.Read more

Lets Rock The Jukebox

Live performances of hits from the 50s through to the 70s including great vocal harmonies, classic instrumentals and solo performances.Read more

Into the Rainbow

An enchanting dance show with live music for ages 2 & up! Have a peek inside the rainbow…what can you see?Read more

Phil Nichol – Your Wrong

Your Wrong questions the nature of understanding and explores our modern day need to be right about everything.Read more


Fusing urban and contemporary styles with an original score, choreographer Andrea Walker directs a cast of 7 dancers in a fast paced, emotionally driven story of family, identity and belonging.Read more

Enemy Of The People

Flintlock’s irreverent style brings Ibsen’s masterpiece into the 21st century in a searing examination of fake news, whistleblowing and who really wields power in contemporary Britain. Read more

Jeremy Hardy

Jeremy Hardy is in his 4th decade as a stand-up this year. That’s a more dramatic way of saying he started 34 years ago and, without a lottery win, probably has at least another 34 years to go.Read more

Tony Stockwell

Tony demonstrates his belief that those who have passed can communicate with their loved ones with detailed messages frequently including names, dates and locations and all delivered with emotion, sensitivity and empathy. Read more


Exploring the life of British fashion designer Alexander McQueen, who started his career in his teens before gaining notice as designer for Givenchy and launching his own label, which continues to this day.Read more


Live/Wire is The AC/DC Show. The hugely successful and unique six-man tribute to rock music's greatest band AC/DC, complete with cannons.Read more

Zoe Lyons: Entry Level Human

A regular on 'Mock The Week' and a much-loved figure on 'Live At The Apollo', as well as being all over Radio 4 - for whom she's making her very own series in 2018, after extensive stints on 'The News Quiz', 'Just A Minute', 'The Now Show' and plenty more. Read more

The Christians

Renowned for an endless string of soulful yet socially aware hits ... Forgotten Town, Ideal World, Born Again, Harvest for the World, What’s in a Word, Hooverville, Words, Father, The Bottle and many more!Read more

FB Pocket Orchestra

Working backwards from the 1930s, the FB Pocket Orchestra explores repertoire that formed the embryo of what is now known as popular music.Read more

There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly

There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly. I don’t know why she swallowed a fly... But The People’s Theatre Company do! Read more

Influence Album Launch Party

Dope Ammo Productions in association with Riggamortiz Soundsystem bring you the Official Halloween “INFLUENCE” album launch party - @ The Mill, Banbury! Read more

Lee Hurst: Mucking About

Lee Hurst, star of BBC1’s They Think Its All Over’ is back on the road in 2018 with his brand new show ‘Mucking About’.Read more

Women In Rock

The UK’s only live show dedicated to the World’s greatest Female Rock LegendsRead more

The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince tells the story of the last days of Oscar Wilde.Read more

Between The Crosses

Edgar Huggins, WWI veteran and the last surviving Durham Light Infantryman, speaks to his great nephew William from beyond the grave in a recorded interview.Read more


When Geppetto carves Pinocchio something magical happens. As the puppet takes shape it gradually comes to life, learns to walk and talk and takes on all the qualities of a mischievous little boy.Read more


Multi award-winning fiddle player Peter Knight and his Trio "Gigspanner" bring you some of Britains most ground-breaking Folk music.Read more

An Evening with Aston Martin Driver Darren Turner

An evening with guest speaker Darren Turner who will be talking about his career in motorsport. All proceeds from this event will support the ongoing work of Banbury Young Homeless Project.Read more

The Nutcracker

Returning by popular demand, Vienna Festival Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker promises to delight audiences of all ages with its festive setting and light-hearted story.Read more

Richard Carpenter: Close To You

The piano player from Frisky & Mannish plays the piano player from The Carpenters in a razor-sharp parody play about a life spent playing the piano.Read more

Audience With Murder

BCP returns with their new production, full of unexpected twists and turns. Read more

In The Fade

Katja's life collapses after the death of her husband and son in a bomb attack. After a time of mourning and injustice, Katja seeks revenge.Read more

Pop Music

Pop Music is an emotionally contagious rollercoaster by Bruntwood Prize winner Anna Jordan. A night at the theatre like no other.Read more

Frankie Vah

We all want something to believe in. It’s 1987 and Frankie Vah gorges on love, radical politics, and skuzzy indie stardom. But can he keep it all down?Read more

Santas Christmas Party

Help get Santa’s Christmas Party back on track in an adventure full of fun, festive songs and party games. Then meet Santa at his home in the North Pole!Read more

Limehouse Lizzy

Limehouse Lizzy continue to keep the spirit of Celtic rock icon Phil Lynott and his band Thin Lizzy well and truly alive.Read more

Scarlet Nights: I'm Dreaming of a Scarlet Christmas

Scarlet Nights is back with Festive fun and Christmas cheer as we celebrate a cheeky and successful 2018!Read more

A Christmas Carol: As Told By Jacob Marley (Deceased)

Through Marley’s words, we learn how three magical spirits opened Scrooge’s eyes and made him realise the true value of love and forgiveness.Read more

St Agnes Fountain

After a sell out show last year, St Agnes Fountain return for their Christmas tour. As the fans say, “Christmas starts with St Agnes Fountain”. Read more

The Man Who Invented Christmas

The journey that led to Charles Dickens' creation of "A Christmas Carol," a timeless tale that would redefine Christmas.Read more

The West End At Christmas

Stars from the West End present a magical evening of entertainment featuring hits from the musicals and the best of Christmas songs. Read more

The Mill's Christmas Party

Start your Christmas festivities with a touch of glamour with The Mill Arts Centre’s Christmas party.Read more

The Christmassy Christmas Show of Christmassy Christmasness

An over-stuffed stocking of seasonal surprises crammed with puppets, songs, quizzes and comedy, and over-flowing with crazy characters, silly slapstick, tall tales and fantastic facts.Read more