The Whitty Theatre

The Whitty Theatre
Luckley House School, Luckley Road, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG40 3EU
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The Whitty Theatre

A 178-seat state-of-the-art theatre on the Luckley House School complex in Wokingham, Berkshire. It is available to hire and its flexible nature and high-spec equipment makes it suitable for a wide range of events including plays, musicals, school productions, dance, film, conferences and lectures.

Events at this venue

There are 18 events at this location

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An Autumn Concert

Join talented local performers, including localchoirs and students from organisations such as TCM Music and Steppin Out Starsof Tomorrow, as they perform a varied programme of music showcasing theirtalents, ranging from pop to classical, to raise money for Singing for LungHealth (TCH). Singing for Lung Health (TCH) is a…

Sun 23 Sep

£4.50–£7.50 / 0118 974 3247

Chris Difford In Concert

Wokingham Music Club, in collaboration with Artree Music are delighted to announce a show featuring legendary Squeeze co-founder and songwriter Chris Difford at The Whitty Theatre, Wokingham on Friday 14th September 2018.For over 40 years, Chris has been at the forefront of British popular music, whether as bass player…

Fri 14 Sep

£18 / 0118 974 3247

Elf Jr - Starmaker

Join the younger cast of Starmaker Theatre Company in a wonderfully festive production of Elf Jr. Arrive early and enjoy our festive fun in the foyer with Visits to Santa (�4 per child including a gift from Santa - bookable in advance with your tickets and also available on the day subject to availability for �5 per…

Wed 21 Nov

£12–£44 / 0118 974 3247

Thu 22 Nov

£12–£44 / 0118 974 3247

Fri 23 Nov

£12–£44 / 0118 974 3247

Sat 24 Nov

£12–£44 / 0118 974 3247

An Evening Of Magic

A charity event for the London Spinal Cord Injury CentreFollowing the success of An Evening of Magic 2017, we are back again with another spellbinding evening!This time, award-winning magician Ian Vallance is joined by none other than Daniel Radcliffes stunt-double in the Harry Potter films: David Holmes. For over a…

Wed 31 Oct

£8 / 0118 974 3247

Fleetwood Bac

The ensemble performs rock in tribute to the award-winning band.

Fri 2 Nov

£17.50 / 0118 974 3247

Get Out

  • 4 stars
  • 2017
  • USA
  • 1h 44min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Jordan Peele
  • Written by: Jordan Peele
  • Cast: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford
  • UK release: 17 March 2017

Chris (Kaluuya) heads to upstate New York with his girlfriend Rose (Williams), for a dinner with her supposedly liberal parents (Whitford and Keener), only to find that things are very much other than they seem. Peele’s deep understanding of horror movies tropes combines with his own experiences as a black American, to…

Thu 25 Oct

£4–£6.50 / 0118 974 3247

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

  • 4 stars
  • 2018
  • UK
  • 2h 4min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Mike Newell
  • Cast: Lily James, Michiel Huisman, Jessica Brown Findlay
  • UK release: 20 April 2018

Juliet (James) is a successful writer in post-WWII London who discovers the eponymous book club, and learns about their lives under the German occupation of the island. Don’t let the twee title put you off, as it’s a beguiling and affecting celebration of friendship, courage and the joys of reading, full of warmth and…

Sun 30 Sep

£4–£6.50 / 0118 974 3247

In Between

  • 2016
  • Israel / France
  • 1h 43min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Maysaloun Hamoud
  • Cast: Mouna Hawa, Sana Jammelieh, Shaden Kanboura

Hamoud's elegant and sensitive story of three Palestinian women who share a flat in Tel Aviv.

Thu 20 Sep

£4–£6.50 / 0118 974 3247

Journeys End

  • 12A

Celebrating the centenary of the end of the First World War, we present this recent adaptation of the celebrated 1928 RC Sherif play. Set in a dugout in Aisne in 1918, it is the story of a group of British officers, led by the mentally disintegrating young officer Stanhope, as they await their fate. IMDbDirector: Saul…

Thu 15 Nov

£4–£6.50 / 0118 974 3247

Lean on Pete

  • 4 stars
  • 2017
  • UK
  • 2h 1min
  • Directed by: Andrew Haigh
  • Cast: Charlie Plummer, Steve Buscemi, Chloe Sevigny
  • UK release: 16 February 2017

Teenage Charley (Plummer) goes to work for grizzled horse trainer Del (Buscemi) and befriends the titular horse, before going on the road in search of his aunt. Haigh’s delicate directorial style makes a desperately sad coming-of-age tale very watchable, helped by Plummer’s appealingly understated performance.

Thu 11 Oct

£4–£6.50 / 0118 974 3247

Murder Ballad

Mayan Productions returns to the stage with a fresh dose of Love, hate, betrayal and revenge:Murder Ballad is a steamy and fun thriller with a razor's edge. A dramatic story of a love triangle gone wrong centering on Sara, An uptown girl who seems to have it all, but whose downtown past lingers enticingly and dangerously…

Wed 5 Sep

£11.50–£12.50 / 0118 974 3247

Thu 6 Sep

£11.50–£12.50 / 0118 974 3247

Fri 7 Sep

£11.50–£12.50 / 0118 974 3247

Sat 8 Sep

£11.50–£12.50 / 0118 974 3247

On Chesil Beach

  • 2 stars
  • 2017
  • UK
  • Directed by: Dominic Cooke
  • Cast: Saoirse Ronan, Billy Howle, Anne-Marie Duff, Emily Watson
  • UK release: 19 January 2018

Adaptation by Ian McEwan of his own novella, in which newlyweds Eddie (Howle) and Florence (Ronan) have an unsatisfying wedding night in a Dorset hotel in the early 60s. Overwrought and underwhelming, it’s filmed with a heavy hand by theatre director Cooke, making it for self-important and unengaging viewing.

Thu 6 Dec

£4–£6.50 / 0118 974 3247

The Oresteia

Splendid Productions present an epic, murderous tale of family, history, vengeance and honour in a story nearly as old as theatre.Condensing Aeschyluss classic trilogy into an hour, Splendids regal cast of three retell the story of King Agamemnon, his queen Clytemnestra, and their children, Iphigenia, Electra and Orestes.

Mon 29 Oct

£10 / 0118 974 3247

Oye Santana

Tribute to the Latin-rock of Santana.

Sat 6 Oct

£15 / 0118 974 3247

Sat 1 Dec

£10–£12.50 / 0118 974 3247

Sun 2 Dec

£10–£12.50 / 0118 974 3247

Sama 2018

The evening unfolds gently, undulating to the thrum of drum beats.Sometimes slow, often swift, shadows swirl like poetry in motion. Eyes alight with dreams, dance on nimble feet, to the song of words unspoken while the bells echo the Incessant Rhythm of the heart.Fingers snap and twirl in an invitation to join in this…

Sat 13 Oct

£11 / 0118 974 3247

Thirsty

THIRTSY by The Paper BirdsThe Paper Birds are a devising theatre company touring original political verbatim theatre, and running workshops and projects with schools and communities.Based on our nations love affair with alcohol, Thirsty weaves together real booze based confessions collected from a drunken hotline and…

Tue 6 Nov

£12 / 0118 974 3247

The War Of Jenkins'ear

The War of Jenkins EarbyMichael MorpurgoToby Jenkins hates boarding school. He doesnt fit in. When a new boy, Christopher, arrives and announces he is Jesus Christ, Toby is swept up into his strange world. Desperate to defend his new friend who promises miracles, Tobys life is turned upside down. Is Christopher a fraud or…

Sat 22 Sep

£12 / 0118 974 3247

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