The Hexagon

The Hexagon
Queens Walk, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 7QF
  • Telephone 0118 960 6060
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  • Website www.readingarts.com/thehexagon
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Conveniently located in the heart of the town, The Hexagon, part of Reading Arts & Venues, is a well-renowned multi-arts venue serving up a programme of high quality theatre, music, comedy, dance and more.

Events at this venue

There are 34 events at this location

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Anton and Erin: Dance Those Magical Movies

The ballroom pair perform choreography from silver screen classics.

Sat 14 Mar 2020

Prices to be confirmed / 0118 960 6060

Ardal O'Hanlon

Best known as dim-witted Father Dougal in the classic comedy series Father Ted, O'Hanlon is also a really rather good stand-up.

Sat 2 Nov

£22 / 0118 960 6060

An Audience with Simon Reeve

The journalist sets out on his first-ever tour to discuss the many fascinating adventures he has undertaken.

Thu 24 Oct

£25 / 0118 960 6060

The Australian Pink Floyd Show

Probably the best known and certainly one of the longest running Floyd tributes, supposedly counting members of the real band among its fans.

Wed 20 Nov

£32.45–£43.45 / 0118 960 6060

Ben Elton

The legendary comedian, author and playwright heads out on a stand-up tour for the first time in 15 years.

Wed 13 Nov

£29.50 / 0118 960 6060

Ben Fogle: Tales From the Wilderness

TV adventurer Ben Fogle tours with his latest evening of storytelling.

Wed 25 Mar 2020

Prices to be confirmed / 0118 960 6060

The Bootleg Beatles

Relive the sights and sounds of the 60s with the most established Beatles tribute band.

Sat 28 Mar 2020

£36.25 / 0118 960 6060

The Boys Are Back! With 5ive, A1, Damage and 911

Showcase of pop classics from 5ive, A1, Damage and 911.

Thu 19 Mar 2020

£24.75–£35.75 / 0118 960 6060

Count Arthur Strong: Is There Anybody Out There?

Entertaining comedy show that wrestles the big questions in life.

Fri 21 Feb 2020

£22.50 / 0118 960 6060

Dave Gorman: With Great PowerPoint Comes Great ResponsibilityPoint

The King of PowerPoint comedy is back with a new live show.

Wed 30 Oct

£30.80 / 0118 960 6060

David Baddiel – Trolls: Not the Dolls

One-man show from David Baddiel about his interactions with internet trolls.

Sat 21 Mar 2020

£30.24 / 0118 960 6060

Diversity

  • Written by: Ashley Banjo

Street dance skills from the winners of the third series of Britain's Got Talent, still going strong.

Tue 29 Oct

£28.50–£125 / 0118 960 6060

Ed Byrne: If I'm Honest…

The comic discusses whether he has any traits worthy of being inherited by his progeny.

Fri 15 Nov

£25 / 0118 960 6060

The Glenn Miller Orchestra

The world famous Glenn Miller Orchestra present a repertoire of swing and jazz band tunes.

Sun 30 Jun

£31.08–£37.38 / 0118 960 6060

Into The Wild Family Workshops

Nature Nurture, the Muddy Puddle Club and Reading Childrens Book Group explore the many possibilities that a stick can present. This interactive, family-friendly workshop uses music, craft and storytelling to share new and creative ways to think about the humble stick.

Sat 20 Jul

£5 / 0118 960 6060

James Arthur

The singer and winner of the ninth series of The X Factor takes his 'You, Up Close and Personal' tour on the road.

Tue 22 Oct

£35.75–£43.45 / 0118 960 6060

Jasper Carrott's Stand Up and Rock

Comedy and music hosted by the legendary comedian. Featuring Bev Bevan (The Move / ELO), Geoff Turton and more.

Sat 7 Sep

£32 / 0118 960 6060

Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny

Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr.

Wed 19 Feb 2020

£29.50 / 0118 960 6060

Wed 15 Apr 2020

£29.50 / 0118 960 6060

Jonathan Pie: Fake News

Jonathan Pie provides more scathing take-downs of politicos and journalists alike.

Wed 16 Oct

£24.50 / 0118 960 6060

Jools Holland and His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra

Jools and his band play classic boogie woogie and rock'n'roll tunes for your merriment.

Thu 14 Nov

£46.20 / 0118 960 6060

Kevin Bloody Wilson

Australia's cult comedy king performs his too-crude-for-TV songs.

Sat 19 Oct

£29.50 / 0118 960 6060

Madama Butterfly An Ellen Kent production

Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists, highly-praised chorus and full orchestra Winner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards Back by overwhelming public demand, this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including a…

Sun 16 Feb 2020

Prices to be confirmed / 0118 960 6060

Michael Palin

The Python turned adventurer discusses his life and (highly enviable) career.

Fri 5 Jul

£32.50–£39.50 / 0118 960 6060

The Proclaimers

Scotland's unforgettable musical twins return to the stage with their singalong Caledonian anthems.

Sat 31 Aug

£37.95 / 0118 960 6060

Rhod Gilbert: The Book of John

Welsh comedian Rhod Gilbert returns to comedy after a six year hiatus and discusses the unfortunate turns his life has taken since the last time he was on stage.

Sat 29 Jun

£27.50 / 0118 960 6060

Rob Beckett: Mouth of the South

Observational and high-energy new material from the award-winning stand-up.

Thu 21 Nov

£23 / 0118 960 6060

Fri 22 Nov

£23 / 0118 960 6060

Thu 17 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0118 960 6060

Squeeze

One of the best post-punk pop acts, helmed by the songwriting duo Glen Tilbrook and Chris Difford.

Sun 17 Nov

£39.60–£54.45 / 0118 960 6060

Steve Hackett

The one-time Genesis guitarist revisits his time in the band with new versions of songs he co-wrote from the period 1971–1977.

Sat 16 Nov

Sold out / 0118 960 6060

Tabby McTat

Freckle Productions presentTabby McTatFrom the book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler “Me, you and the old guitar,How perfectly, perfectly happy we are.MEEE-EW and the old guitar.How PURRRR-fectly happy we are!” Tabby McTat is a cat with the loudest of meee-ews and a best friend with a guitar. Together they sing…

Sat 5 Oct

£14 / 0118 960 6060

Sun 6 Oct

£14 / 0118 960 6060

Fri 13 Mar 2020

Prices to be confirmed / 0118 960 6060

The Tiger Who Came To Tea

A musical play adapted and directed by DAVID WOOD, based on the book by JUDITH KERR Direct from the West End, the Olivier Award nominated smash hit show, The Tiger Who Came to Tea returns on tour, celebrating over 10 years on stage! The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could…

Sun 22 Sep

£9.50–£50 / 0118 960 6060

Mon 23 Sep

£9.50–£50 / 0118 960 6060

Tue 24 Sep

£9.50–£50 / 0118 960 6060

What's Love Got To Do With It?

Cabaret as Australian actor/singer/songwriter Ruth Katerelos takes the audience on a musical journey through various states of love with Monique Kenny on guitar.

Wed 23 Oct

£26 / 0118 960 6060

Zog: Live on Stage

Large in size, and keen in nature, Zog is so eager to win a golden star at Madam Dragon’s school, where dragons learn all the things that dragons need to know. Zog tries so very hard, perhaps too hard, and he bumps, burns and roars his way through years one, two and three.Luckily, the plucky Princess Pearl patches him up…

Fri 19 Jul

£11.50–£15.50 / 0118 960 6060

Sat 20 Jul

£11.50–£15.50 / 0118 960 6060

Sun 21 Jul

£11.50–£15.50 / 0118 960 6060

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