Venue Specs

Please click on the venue names for the venue tech spec or summary

For venue accessibility please see the Accessibility Guide to Reading Fringe Festival locations

PentaHotel, Oxford Road, Reading RG1 7RH

Capacity: 80

This hotel space is usually configured in a theatre style, with a small raised stage. A lighting rig and sound system is installed. Good for theatre and family shows.

Purple Turtle, 9 Gun St, Reading RG1 2JR

Capacity: 40 seated+20 standing

This is the basement space of the popular club and bar in the centre of town.

It has a small playing area, and is best for cabaret, comedy and spoken word.

Rising Sun Arts Centre, 30 Silver Street, Reading RG1 2ST

Capacity: 40

This well established arts centre just a little outside of the town centre, with a loyal audience and its own bar.

The lighting rig is relatively basic, so this is best for comedy, spoken word and talks, or theatre with basic lighting requirements.

Three Guineas Cellar Bar, Station Rd, Reading RG1 1LY

Capacity: 40

This cellar bar is situated in the pub by Reading train station.

With a relaxed atmosphere, bar and seating but limited technical provision, this is good for comedy, spoken word and talks.