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The Hexagon

Queens Walk | Reading, Reading RG1 7TQ, England
+44 118 960 6060
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Good setting for Opera !!!!!!!!

We recently went to the Hexagon to see a Travelling Opera performance of Madam Butterfly. Even... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
BobandJosie
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Reading, United Kingdom
Nice Small Theatre - Beth Hart was Fantastic!

The Hexagon in Reading is a small but comfortable theatre. The inside is nicer than the outside... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
wensley10
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Reading, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good43%
  • Average28%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Queens Walk | Reading, Reading RG1 7TQ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We recently went to the Hexagon to see a Travelling Opera performance of Madam Butterfly. Even from the back of the balcony it is a really good view with excellent sight lines and accoustics. Great value tickets courtesy of an RBC deal. Nice to hear...More

Thank BobandJosie
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hexagon in Reading is a small but comfortable theatre. The inside is nicer than the outside! The staff are friendly, drinks reasonably priced and the acoustics are good. I attended Beth Hart with my brother in law and she was fantastic! Worth every penny....More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

This weekend we are off to the Hexagon to watch a musical. I book with confidence as we go there often and always enjoy ourselves . A small intimate theatre with a bar and a cafe . Always reasonably priced . Seats for disabled and...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Visited for the film festival and it was very good. The bar is good price and inside clean. In Reading town so east to get to by train. Had a good evening.

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

The theatre is great, but the production was slightly strange. I have never seen animation going on behind a ballet before and found it distracting and uncalled for. The main leads were brilliant but overall I do not think it was worth the money.

Thank Golden023
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We often attend events here, yesterday evening we were at the Banff Film Festival. Facilities are good, bar is open pre-event and in interval. Seats are fine in any area.

Thank Henry T
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Having seen everything from classical music to amateur theatre to Paloma Faith at the Hexagon, this is a brilliant all round venue. Hideous to look at from the outside, but the inside is pleasant, if not beginning to show signs of age. The auditorium is...More

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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Atmosphere - 4/5 Cleanliness - 5/5 Comfort - 4/5 Entertainment - 3/5 Price - 5/5 Service - 5/5 Overall Experience: 4/5

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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Fantastic performance all around, everyone cheered and joined in when they started to sing ‘Always look on the bright side of life’. Impressive vocals, superb acting, lots of humour and Stacey Stockwell who was the sign language interpreter was equally entertaining to watch. Great fun...More

Thank Helen M
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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Visited this week to watch a show. We sat at the back of the stalls and had a good view of the stage. It was not very big so felt quite cosy. Have only previously been to see concerts here but would recommend both. Short...More

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Lucy W
4 January 2018|
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Response from Mark B | Reviewed this property |
Yes all the seating at The Hexagon give great views of the stage
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angela s
28 December 2017|
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Response from Jesseekarr | Reviewed this property |
10-15 minutes depending on how fast you walk.
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