Mission Statement

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The mission of the Oxford Area Community Theatre shall be to provide the community with the highest quality amateur theatre possible. In order to achieve our goal, OxACT will present a mixture of musicals, dramas, and comedies from the classical … Continued

Our Home

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The Oxford Area Community Theater resides in the Oxford Community Arts Center, which began life as the Oxford Presbyterian Female Institute. The Oxford Female Institute was founded by John Witherspoon Scott in 1849, with the building going up in 1850. … Continued

Closer Than Ever

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Closer Than Ever is a two-act musical revue. Each song is a story: about love, security, and finding happiness in an increasingly complicated world. Songs contain themes about aging, mid-life crisis, second marriages, and role reversals with parents, as well … Continued

Marriage of Figaro

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Le Nozze di Figaro is a fantastic farce, continuing the story of the characters from Il barbiere di Seviglia. The once young and romantic couple, Rosina and Count Almaviva, are now established in their estate near Seville, but their marriage … Continued

The Music Man

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The Music Man is a musical with book, music, and lyrics by Meredith Willson, based on a story by Willson and Franklin Lacey. The plot concerns con man Harold Hill, who poses as a boys’ band organizer and leader and … Continued

The Shadow Box

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The play takes place over twenty-four hours, in three separate cottages on the grounds of a large hospital, in the United States. Within the three cabins are three cancer patients: Joe, Brian and Felicity, who are to live with their … Continued