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The Hexagon

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Still a good looking theatre

Dropped my daughter and my youngest grand daughter here for the Bing live show. Outside the area... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Good setting for Opera !!!!!!!!

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

Reviewed 24 May 2018
Reading, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dropped my daughter and my youngest grand daughter here for the Bing live show. Outside the area looks in need of some TLC, but inside the theatre is excellent and obviously well cared for. The cafe was very popular when we entered and I remained...More

Thank KenMaideheadUK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well it was as it says in the title a George Micheal tribute singer he was good and the music and band were good the hexagon itself is clean and cheap drinks so all in all a good night

Thank 678Garym678
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Just been to the Hexagon Theatre in Reading to see Bill Bailey in a live show. Bill Bailey was, as always, just amazing. We were also very impressed with the Hexagon theatre. It was very modern, very well laid out, and a venue I would...More

Thank Sue_Walker
Reviewed 24 May 2018

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
Reviewed 30 April 2018

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

Thank wensley10
Reviewed 21 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

Thank juliegrover
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.

Thank flakab385
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
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 HCT1962
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

Thank ThomasWJoy
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Lucy W
4 January 2018|
Response from K4119BQmarkb | Reviewed this property |
Yes all the seating at The Hexagon give great views of the stage
angela s
28 December 2017|
Response from Jesseekarr | Reviewed this property |
10-15 minutes depending on how fast you walk.