Sat 17 Feb, Sheldonian Theatre
The Sheldonian Theatre was erected in 1664-8 to a design by Sir Christopher Wren. Its purpose was to provide an appropriate secular venue for the principal meetings and public ceremonies of the University, and this remains its purpose today. In addition the theatre has become a leading venue for musical concerts and recitals. Please note that tickets for concerts cannot be bought at the Sheldonian.
Please note Semi Circle and Upper Gallery seats do not have backrest.
Capacity: 800 - 1000
Facilities: Toilets (also disabled), No bar
As featured in the hit 'Pitch Perfect' films, The Varsity Vocals International Championship of A Cappella is the only international tournament that showcases the art of university a cappella singing.
In this Quarter-Final, audiences will see 7 of the finest collegiate a cappella groups that the UK has to offer; all battling for a place in the prestigious UK Final at the New Wimbledon Theatre, London in March 2018. Groups will there have the opportunity to advance to the Broadway International Finals in New York.
Expect riffing, humour, and superb musicianship, in an evening that is perfect for all ages.
Duration: 3 hours with interval
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