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Diary of an Expat is a solo show directed by Katharina Reinthaller (Labels, Fringe First Winner 2015), telling the comic story of the encounter between modern migrant Cecilia and London – a contemporary El Dorado craved by generations of young Europeans. It looks at the road to becoming a British citizen, embracing a new nationality whilst staying true to your […]

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READING OPERATIC SOCIETY PRESENTS LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Book and Lyrics by HOWARD ASHMAN Music by ALAN MENKEN Based on the film by Roger Corman, Screenplay by Charles Griffith Originally produced by the WPA Theatre (Kyle Renick, Producing Director)   A deviously delicious Broadway and Hollywood sci-fi smash hit musical, Little Shop of Horrors has […]

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Celebrating the Music of Rodgers and Hammerstein and more…   with Mike Sterling and Toby Cruse  A charity performance dedicated to the upkeep and growth of the Kenton Theatre  Four genius composers and lyricists with collaborations that go back a century this year: Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein, Jerome Kern and Lorenz Hart, with shows including Oklahoma!, Carousel, Showboat, South Pacific and The […]

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Shiplake College proudly presents  LOSERVILLE  Book, Music & Lyrics by Elliot Davis and James Bourne  Originally produced on the West End stage by T C Beech    It’s 1971. Michael Dork is 17. They call him and his friends nerds, geeks, slackers. Socially marginalised by the entire school and constantly picked on by Eddie, the coolest […]

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Murder by Gaslight Presented by Don’t Go Into the Cellar   Murder  by  Gaslight  is a ghoulish audience with two of most infamous poisoners in British history – William Palmer and Harvey Crippen. We invite you to encounter these murderous men of medicine as the diabolical doctors regale you with their case histories, and invite […]

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Blackeyed Theatre in association with South Hill Park Arts Centre presents A World Premiere  Jane Eyre By Charlotte Brontë Adapted by Nick Lane   Director – Adrian McDougall Composer – George Jennings Musical Director – Ellie Verkerk Movement Director – Sammy Fonfe Designer – Victoria Spearing Costume Designer – Naomi Gibbs Lighting Designer – Alan […]

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PQA Academy presents A CHRISTMAS CAROL “It is good to be children sometimes, and never better than at Christmas, when it’s mighty founder himself was a child”   A Quirky Christmas Carol Meet Charles Dickens (well that’s what he claims), as he with the help (or hindrance), of Cockney Jack tells the story of how Scrooge, a […]

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Reserve a Kenton Friends Membership! The Kenton Theatre has four levels of Friends Memberships.  The £25 Bronze Friends membership is the only one that can be reserved here at present. Once paid for, we will contact you to arrange which level you require, and take additional payment as necessary. (please note: the performance time listed […]

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The Kenton Theatre is proud to be part of the Shakespeare Schools Festival, in partnership with Shakespeare Schools Foundation.  Join us on 6 November for an exhilarating evening, featuring a series of unique abridged Shakespeare productions by local schools.  See Shakespeare’s timeless stories brought to life like you’ve never experienced before and support young people from […]

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Hotbuckle Productions presents Tess of the D’Urbervilles “Why didn’t you tell me there was danger? Why didn’t you warn me? Ladies know what to guard against, because they read novels that tell them of these tricks; but I never had the chance of discovering in that way;” Perhaps Hardy’s fictional masterpiece, Tess of the D’Urbervilles […]

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