Broken Hearts Club
24th February, Baby Love
Join the iconic clubnight as it celebrates its sixteenth birthday in style. Attractions will include sweets, songs and maybe a smoke machine.
Tickets £3 before 11pm, doors 10pm.
Grow Anthology launch
25th February, Oxford Hub
Oxford Students’ Oxfam group launches their new poetry anthology, GROW, with a theme of food sustainability. Featuring Caroline Williams, cake and caesuras.
Free entry, 8pm-9.30pm
26th February, O2 Academy
The biggest new electro band on the block come to Oxford, supported by R&B act Holy Other.
Tickets £13.50, doors 7pm
26th February, BBC1
If you’re suffering from Downton withdrawal, then top up your Toff levels with the second series of the BBC reboot. In this second episode, Lady Agnes distracts from bad news by throwing a dinner party.
9pm, on iPlayer soon after
Return of the Uke
26th February, Holywell Music room
Oxford Uni alumni and Ukulele virtuoso Andy Eastwood makes his first return to his old stamping grounds for a concert based around that much maligned instrument. Worth a l-uke.
Tickets £12.50/£10.50, doors 8pm
Rory & Tim Are Three
26th February, The Wheatsheaf
Following their sell-out BT show, Rory & Tim return to the Wheatsheaf for their last ever Oxford show with an hour of brand new material. Results may vary.
Tickets £3, doors 7.30pm
OUDS open mic night
26th February, The Cellar
Go with OUDS to celebrate the end of Hilary, the New writing festival and life. Featuring spoken word artists, stand-up comedians, bands, singers and a DJ, all performers from Oxford and beyond are welcome. If you just want to watch, then sit back, have a drink, and enjoy the best talent the city has to offer
Tickets £3 before 11, £5 after, doors 9pm
New Writing Festival
28th February – 3rd March, BT studio
OUDS presents a collection of new writing from the Oxford drama scene, including Antarctica, written by Robert Williams and The Tulip Tree by Oliver Mitchell.
Visit oxfordplayhouse.com/btsstudent for details
The Boy with Tape on his Face
1st March, Oxford Glee club
Fresh from his critically-acclaimed Edinburgh run, the Kiwi Chaplin brings his unique, whimsical and hilarious take on mime to Oxford Glee club. Prepare to be speechless.
See http://www.glee.co.uk/oxford-comedy for details