Looking for the newest events in Reading? Here you can find the biggest new announcements and notable additions to our listings, giving you the chance to book your tickets as soon as they're on sale.
LIVE Online Drama Classes
Mon 11 Jan - Fri 12 Feb
StageAbility brings you a fantastic online drama experience, offering classes Monday to Thursday after the 'school day' finishes so that you can get the tea cooked while your child gets a little light relief with their drama friends. Classes for ages 5-6, 7-11 and 12-18
Premieres Mon 11 Jan 2021
Inspired by a desire to bring connection, creativity and purpose to a community facing severe isolation, loneliness, frustration and despondency, Reading Mencap, a local charity supporting people with learning disabilities, team up with StrikeUp Theatre, an innovative group of theatre makers. The result is a performance sharing project involving singing, comedy, drumming, dancing, and visual arts enabling participants and audiences to feel connected.
Wed 27 Jan 2021
A digital panel event demonstrating the importance of Culture and Togetherness to get through Covid, as well as being an opportunity to share learning among the sector. Four panelists will be sharing their stories, knowledge and thoughts about adapting to Covid and overcoming challenges. They will also demonstrate the resilience shown by the Cultural sector.
The F Word
27-30 Jan 2021
Progress Theatre will once again illuminate the Zoom stage with ‘The F Word’ by Conor Hunt, a comedy drama exploring the wonder of teenage friendship and youthful positivity, even when the odds are set against you. This isn't a story about death. It's a story about life, friendship and a funeral.
Sun 10 Oct 2021
Legendary icons of British rock, The Hollies, have announced a huge 23 date UK tour for Autumn 2021. The line-up includes powerhouse drummer Bobby Elliott, and singer, songwriter, and lead guitarist Tony Hicks, both of whom are original members of the band.
Geoff Norcott: I Blame The Parents
Thu 20 May 2021
For his fourth national tour, Geoff talks less politics (alright, there will probably be a bit)and will mostly explore personal responsibility, parenting and who should take the blame when things go wrong.
Circus of Horrors: Revamped & Rockin'
Sat 10 Apr 2021
The new Circus of Horrors show REVAMPED & ROCKIN' will be an immersive celebration of it's astounding 25 years. It will include an amazing amalgamation of acts, driven by a rock n roll sound scape, a show that will have you sat on the edge of your (socially-distanced) seat when not falling off it with laughter.
Sarah Millican: Bobby Dazzler
8-9 July 2022
The hilarious Sarah Millican is back for her sixth international tour. You’ll learn about what happens when your mouth seals shut, how to throw poo over a wall, trying to lose weight but only losing the tip of your finger, a surprisingly funny smear test, and how truly awful a floatation tank can actually be.