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Great for disabled fans of comedy!

This is for me the most accessible gig venue in Reading - you can park outside on South St (no... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Good gig venue

Came here to watch a band as part of the "are you listening?" Festival. Great acoustics, a couple... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Newbury, United Kingdom
via mobile
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2 Jun 2018
“Great for disabled fans of comedy!”
28 May 2018
“Good gig venue”
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21 South Street, Reading RG1 4QU, England
+44 118 960 6060
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This is for me the most accessible gig venue in Reading - you can park outside on South St (no specific blue badge parking but fine as you're allowed to park for free in the metered bays, which is the same anywhere in Reading). Slope...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Came here to watch a band as part of the "are you listening?" Festival. Great acoustics, a couple of rooms, decent bar. A really good place to catch a show.

Thank GLWayne
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Went to watch a childrens play here with my nephew who is 4, the staff are very friendly despite being very busy at the time. The play was fun and kept all the children entertained. Would defo recommend

Thank RachelClark1993
Reviewed 4 March 2017

A small alternative venue, recently refurbished and offering alternative shows of very high quality. The space has changed from the last time I was there (around 1 year ago). The performance stage, seating arrangements, bar, toilet facilities and general transit areas have been vastly improved.......More

Thank AnamLondon
Reviewed 31 January 2017

After tonight put my opinion,Efi Rosen going to see Ashley Blaker,in show comedy Know it is going to be very funny

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Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

South Street is more of a community centre than a main events centre for Reading, but does host a lot of alternative events along with some great comedy. However, it is now under threat of closure, leaving The Hexagon (an old, pretty horrible place) and...More

Thank Clivel_98
Reviewed 21 October 2015

caught the tale end of the Peace and Love Concert at this venue which was part of International festival for Black History Month. South Street seems to host a good range of events.

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Reviewed 10 August 2015

Been to this place more times over the last 5 or 6 years than anywhere else in Reading. An important part of Reading's music and art scene. Highly recommended. The place could do with a bit of modernising (The hand dryer in the men's looks...More

Thank Wells666
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Want to see something a little different, not boringly mainstream, this is the place. Good quality talented drama, comedy and more. This venue needs supporting - it gives Reading something it desperately needs.

Thank Crustyoxford
Reviewed 24 July 2015

We are regular visitors to this great little Arts Centre. The range of events offered range from folk music to poetry to comedy to theatre. Prices are low, staff are welcoming and the atmosphere good. The small venue makes it easy for the performers to...More

Thank greendove2015
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