Open Air, Open Day’

Open air, open day at the Mill in Banbury was a success

All of the staff at The Mill Arts Centre would like to say a massive thank you for the support shown at their ‘Open Air, Open Day’ event, which is a part of our Season of Dance project, on August 10th. The day was a fantastic start to the centres ‘Season of Dance’ project – which is running until the end of November – and saw performances from Young Anjali, Creation Theatre Company, Cherwell Theatre Company and Motionhouse dance with their performance of the stunning ‘Captive’.

During the ‘Season of Danc’e project, the Mill will be welcoming reputable dance companies to their stage such as the Yorke Dance Project, Pagrav Dance Company and Motionhouse.

Yorke Dance Project

Rewind Forward
Rewind Forward includes Sea of Troubles, a rarely seen ballet inspired by Shakespeare’s Hamlet. World premieres by the company’s Artistic Director Yolande Yorke-Edgell and Banbury born Royal Ballet Young Choreographer Charlotte Edmonds are also featured during this performance.

At The Mill Arts Centre Thursday 22nd November, 7:30pm. Tickets are usually £11.50.


Pagrav Dance Company

Aunusthan, Aunusthan means celebration. This is an evening of Kathak-Indian classical dance performed in its most traditional and innovative form by Urja Desai Thakore and the Youth Company of Pagrav.

At The Mill Arts Centre on Thursday 13th October, 7:30pm. Tickets are usually £11.50.


Motionhouse Dance Company

Captive & Underground


Four dancers perform this exciting blend of dance, acrobatics and aerial work inside a large cage. Disorientated and shaken, the performers use their skill and instinct to survive in this emotionally charged and athletic piece.

At The Mill Arts Centre on Tuesday 8th November, 7:30pm. Tickets are usually £13.50.


Until August 31st, you can continue your support for the’ Season of Dance’ project, whilst taking advantage of our great early bird ticket offer, which will get you tickets to watch these great dance companies for only £10!  01295 277184