Reading Comedy Festival : September 30th to 18th October 2010

This was the Reading Comedy Festival website fro a number of years starting in 2008. The content below is from their archived pages of the 2010 festival held from 30 September to 18 October.

 

VENUES: Or where to find the laughter

The Reading Comedy Festival is being held across a number of venues in the Reading area.  Please make sure you make a note of the venue when booking tickets.  Showing up at the wrong place will be no laughing matter. Click on the links below for instructions on how to get to the specific venue. 

Deja Vu

Situated at The Madejski Stadium Complex, The Jazz Cafe is perfect for those who enjoy great food, fantastic music and a superb bar, complimented by the warmest welcome in the area. 

The Jazz Cafe Club Diner

Situated at The Madejski Stadium Complex, The Jazz Cafe is perfect for those who enjoy great food, fantastic music and a superb bar, complimented by the warmest welcome in the area. 

Highlight Comedy Club

Situated above Bar Risa on Friar Street, highlight (formerly Jongleurs) hosts regular comedy clubs throughout the year.

Reading Film Theatre

Palmer Building Whiteknights Reading RG6 2AH   Tel: 0118 378 7151
Reading Film Theatre was established over 35 years ago as an independent cinema. 

The Hexagon

Queen's Walk, Reading RG1 7UA  Tel: 0118 960 6060
The Hexagon is a well established multi purpose venue, in the heart of Reading. 

The Concert Hall

Blagrave Street, Reading, RG1 1QH   Tel: 0118 960 6060
The redeveloped Town Hall is situated in the heart of Reading's vibrant centre where it provides a cultural focus for the town. 

South Street

21 South Street, Reading, RG1 4QU Tel: 0118 960 6060
South Street is an Arts Centre presenting a diverse range of performing arts from both the professional and community sectors. 

 

What's On

Thursday 30 September 2010

Mitch Benn and the Distractions
Venue: South Street :: Thursday 30 September, 8pm

The Naked Truth
Venue: The Hexagon :: Thursday 30 September, 8pm

 

Friday 01 October 2010

Bennett Aaron, Elis James, Tony Hendricks & Carey Marx 
Venue: Other Venues :: Friday 1 October, doors 7pm

Mitch Benn and the Distractions
Venue: South Street :: Friday 1 October, 8pm

 

The Naked Truth
Venue: The Hexagon :: Friday 1 October, 8pm

Saturday 02 October 2010

Bennett Aaron, Elis James, Susan Murray & Carey Marx
Venue: Other Venues :: Saturday 2 October, doors 7pm

Sarah Millican - Chatterbox
Venue: South Street :: Saturday 2 October, 8pm

 

The Naked Truth
Venue: The Hexagon :: Saturday 2 October, 8pm

Sunday 03 October 2010

LOL Comedy Show
Venue: Other Venues :: Sunday 3 October, 8.30pm

Punchlines Allstars
Venue: Other Venues :: Sunday 3 October, 8pm

 

Tuesday 05 October 2010

Not Another Gong Show
Venue: Other Venues :: Tuesday 5 October, 8pm

Wednesday 06 October 2010

Dr Phil Hammond - Dr Phil’s Rude Health Show
Venue: South Street :: Wednesday 6 October, 8pm

Thursday 07 October 2010

Jenny Eclair - Old Dog, New Tricks
Venue: The Hexagon :: Thursday 7 October, 8pm

Sarah Millican - Chatterbox
Venue: South Street :: Thursday 7 October, 8pm

 

The Joke Shop with Fonejacker's Dave Whitney & POP TV's Adam Crow
Venue: Other Venues :: Thursday 7 October, doors 7.30pm

Toy Story 3
Venue: Other Venues :: Thursday 7 October, 6pm & 8.15pm

 

Friday 08 October 2010

New Act of the Year FINAL
Venue: South Street :: Friday 8 October, 8pm

Rhodri Rhys, Seann Walsh, Carl Donnelly & Andy Askins
Venue: Other Venues :: Friday 8 October, doors 7pm

 

The Reading Berks present 'The SHAFTAs'
Venue: South Street :: Friday 8 October, 8pm

Saturday 09 October 2010

James Campbell in Comedy & Songs 4 Kids
Venue: South Street :: Saturday 9 October 2010, 2pm & 4pm

Rhodri Rhys, Seann Walsh, Carl Donnelly & Andy Askins
Venue: Other Venues :: Saturday 9 October, doors 7pm

 

The Lovely Cabaret with AF Harrold & Friends
Venue: South Street :: Saturday 9 October 2010, 8pm

Sunday 10 October 2010

Jerry Sadowitz - Comedian, Magician, Psychopath!
Venue: Other Venues :: Sunday 10 October, doors 7pm

Tuesday 12 October 2010

Bobby Carroll - I Hope You Don't Live Like Me
Venue: Other Venues :: Tuesday 12 October, 9.30pm

Je Suis Dead by Fools Proof Theatre
Venue: South Street :: Tuesday 12 October 2010, 8pm

 

Jessica Fostekew - Luxury Tramp
Venue: Other Venues :: Tuesday 12 October, 8pm

John Bishop: Live
Venue: The Hexagon :: Tuesday 12 & Saturday 16 October, 8pm

 

Wednesday 13 October 2010

Felix Dexter - Multiple Personalities in Person
Venue: Concert Hall :: Wednesday 13 October, 8pm

Frisky & Mannish: The College Years
Venue: South Street :: Wednesday 13 October 2010, 8pm  

 

Sean Lock - Lockipedia
Venue: The Hexagon :: Wednesday 13 October, 8pm

Thursday 14 October 2010

Pete Firman: Jokes & Tricks
Venue: South Street ::  Thursday 14 October 2010, 8pm

Shappi Khorsandi - The Moon On A Stick
Venue: Concert Hall :: Thursday 14 October, 8pm

 

The Jazz Cafe Comedy Night
Venue: Other Venues :: Thursday 14 October, doors 7pm

Friday 15 October 2010

Ardal O'Hanlon
Venue: Concert Hall :: Friday 15 October, 8pm

Jimmy Carr - Laughter Therapy
Venue: The Hexagon :: Friday 15 October, 8pm

 

Mandy Knight, Jimmie McGhie, Christian Riley & Jeff Innocent 
Venue: Other Venues :: Friday 15 October, doors 7pm

South Street Comedy Club
Venue: South Street :: Friday 15 October 2010, 8.30pm

 

Saturday 16 October 2010

John Bishop: Live
Venue: The Hexagon :: Tuesday 12 & Saturday 16 October, 8pm

Laugh Out Proud with Tom Allen, Rosie Wilby (MC), Shelley Cooper & Julie Jepson
Venue: South Street :: Saturday 16 October 2010, 8pm

 

Mandy Knight, Inder Manocha & Jeff Innocent + Special Guest
Venue: Other Venues :: Saturday 16 October, doors 7pm

Tommy Tiernan - Crooked Man
Venue: Concert Hall :: Saturday 16 October, 8pm

 

Monday 18 October 2010

The Armstrong & Miller Show Live
Venue: The Hexagon :: Monday 18 October, 8pm

 

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