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Bill Ryder-Jones at the South Street Arts Centre on 26 September

Bill Ryder-Jones at South Street

Bill Ryder-Jones, founding member and lead guitarist of The Coral until 2008, will be performing songs from his album Yawny Yawn with support from the Irish singer-songwriter Lucy Gaffney at the South Street Arts Centre on 26 September.

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Book tickets for RBL’s Hansel and Gretel this December

Hansel and Gretel. Image by permission of (c) Reading Between the Lines (RBL)

Tickets are now on sale for the 2019 Christmas special by the Reading Between the Lines theatre company (RBL) at the South Street Arts Centre. Last year they put on a heavily bepuppetted version of A Christmas Carol and this year they’re performing Hansel and Gretel.

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A sneak preview of ‘Silent Generation’ at South Street Arts Centre

By Ruth and John Howard.

Ruth and John Howard enjoyed a sneak preview of StrikeUp Theatre’s debut, Silent Generation, by attending their rehearsal this week. The play opens at South Street Arts Centre with a free community performance today, Thursday 25 April.

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Free tickets for over-65s at South Street’s ‘Silent Generation’

People over 65 years of age have been invited to a free community performance of Silent Generation at Reading’s South Street Arts Centre on Thursday 25 April.

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‘A Christmas Carol’ at the South Street Arts Centre

The ghost of Christmas present from RBL’s ‘A Christmas Carol’. Photo: VIVA photography.

The Reading Between the Lines theatre group is performing Anna Wheatley’s version of A Christmas Carol at Katesgrove’s South Street Arts Centre throughout December. Charles Dickens’ classic novel about a diligent entrepreneur driven to emotional collapse by the health problems of his employee’s children now includes some blindingly good puppetry, several terrific song-and-dance numbers, and a lot more comedy.

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10 December – first night of ‘A Christmas Carol’ at South Street

A Christmas Carol‘ from Reading Between the Lines Theatre Company (RBL) at South Street Arts Centre, opens tonight (10 December) and runs until 30 December.

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Craft Theory at South Street

Chaats Indian Street Food at the Craft Theory Festival, South Street

I missed out on the first Craft Theory festival at Katesgrove’s South Street Arts Centre last year, but I read the reviews with excitement and suffered a major case of FOMO [note 1]. I was in a unique position for the festival on 13 and 14 April this year; not only did I volunteer for Friday behind the jump [note 2], pouring drinks and loving it, but I also arrived bright-eyed on Saturday to spend the afternoon getting merry with my pals.

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Double dot bash at South Street Arts Centre on 12 May

Doubledotbash returns to the South Street Arts Centre for its ninth outing on Saturday 12 May. This ‘micro-festival’ focusses on alternative and experimental music.

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Dolly and the Clothespegs celebrates ten years, at South Street

‘Kennet delta riverbilly’ band Dolly and the Clothespegs will be celebrating their tenth year with a one night special at the South Street Arts Centre on 25 November.

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Habib Koite at South Street

A fantastic night out yet again at South Street Arts Centre. Habib Koite, supported by Sura Susso, entertained with performances which were both lively and energetic but also thoughtful in this sold out event.

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