Each year we have several performances for students on our Foundation Course in Musical Theatre, our Foundation Course in Acting and also our 2 Year Vocational 6th Form.
“The students perform with conviction and confidence… It is great to see students being given the opportunity to engage in real vocational experience.” altreading.com
Sunday, May 28th at 8pm – Rising Sun Arts Centre, Silver Street, Reading. Join our Acting Foundation Course students for the world premiere of a brand new comeday show… 4 weeks, 1 empty rehearsal room and no script – come and witness the results!
Actors’ Showcase 2017 “Anna Karenina” by Leo Tolstoy, adapted by Helen Edmundson – CLICK FOR TICKETS
Sunday, July 2nd – 4pm and 8pm at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell. We are delighted to announce that our Guest Director for this years’ production will be Abigail Pickard Price. “Married to a provincial governor, Anna revolts against her life of compromise when she meets a charming Count. She embarks on a scandalous affair, which destroys her family life and brings her to the brink of destruction.” Helen Edmundson’s adaptation of this classic love story has enjoyed productions in London and across the UK. An amatuer production by arrangement with Nick Hern Books.
“…Incredibly strong performances… effortlessly likeable and connects with the audience instantly.” altreading.com on 2015’s ‘Our Song’, performed by the graduating actors from READ College
Musical Theatre Showcase 2017 – CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS
Monday, July 3rd – 8pm at the Arlington Arts Centre, Newbury. A fantastic evening of dance, drama and song from the graduating students of 2017, accompanied by our live band!
“The class of 2015 did not disappoint… slick choreography which set the tone for the evening. The hilarious Gotta Get a Gimmick was a showstopper… the performers’ love of the genre will, I’m sure, be passed on to future generations.” Newbury Weekly News on the 2015 Musical Theatre Showcase
Reading Fringe Festival 2017 – Click here for tickets
Saturday, July 22nd 3pm at The Rising Sun Arts Centre, Reading. For the 3rd consecutive year, READ College is delighted to be involved in Reading Fringe Festival. Come and see our brand new devised comedy show! More details to follow later in the spring…
In 2015 we were delighted that our student Zoe Denyer won Best Young Performer at the Fringe Festival!