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South Street is situated just to the South of Reading's town centre, 5 minutes from the Oracle Riverside, and boasts two performance spaces. The small-scale programme focuses on critically acclaimed touring theatre, music, comedy & spoken word.
SITELINES is a programme of off-site work curated by South Street, encompassing everything that doesn't fit a traditional theatre space. Find out more about SITELINES
South Street supports the development of new performance work for Reading audiences and beyond. Find out more about our Resident Artists.
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South Street Arts Centre
21 South Street
Contact: 0118 937 3456 (main office)
Box Office: 0118 960 6060
South Street can be found on the south side of Reading Town Centre, 5 minutes walk from The Oracle Riverside, on the corner of South Street and East Street.
From London to Reading: trains run from London Paddington to Reading at least every 15 minutes throughout the day and late into the night. The journey takes just 25 minutes, if you get a direct train.
From Oxford to Reading: trains run every 15 - 30 minutes and the journey takes 30 minutes.
From Newbury to Reading: trains run every 15 minutes and the journey takes between 20 - 30 minutes.
South Street is around a 13 minute walk from Reading Station.
Reading Station GWR
There is an excellent local bus service including Park and Ride with bus stops on London Street.
There is on street parking along South Street, which is free to Blue Badge holders, and after 8pm in the evenings for everyone else (please check signage). Additional parking can be found at Queen's Road Car Park (RG1 4AR) less than 5 minutes walk away.