September 2016

Film: Steve Jobs

  • September 22, 2016
  • 7:30 pm
  • Luckley Rd, Wokingham, Berkshire RG40 3EU

Wokingham Film Society present multi-award winning Biopic of the founder of Apple Inc, focusing on the tensions created in the lead up to 3 iconic product launches.   Ticket prices: £6.50 on the door

Music: The Acoustic Strawbs

  • September 16, 2016
  • 7:45 pm
  • Emmbrook Sports and Social Club

Wokingham Music Club presents The Acoustic Strawbs. With over 50 years of performance history behind them, The Strawbs are a guaranteed great night of live music. -Originally a bluegrass group, they eventually moved on to other styles such as folk rock, progressive rock and glam rock.   Ticket prices: £14 online in advance  |  Book […]

Talk in the Town Hall – Shakespeare in Film

  • September 15, 2016
  • 7:30 pm
  • Wokingham Town Hall

Our speaker Professor Michael Hattaway will be talking about translating Shakespeare from Stage to Screen – problems to be overcome, opportunities on offer, illustrated with film clips. Michael Hattaway is Professor Emeritus of English Literature at the University of Sheffield and teaches at New York University in London. He has written numerous books, mainly about Renaissance […]

Heritage Open Days

  • September 11, 2016
  • 10:06 pm
  • Town Hall

Wokingham Town Hall Sunday 11th September 11-4pm (Plus other events 5th-11th September – See Below) Treasure your treasures is the prefect theme for this year’s Heritage celebrations at the Town Hall Open Day on 11th September. On show…. Beautiful Civic treasures Stories from Wokingham’s history by local historians during the Queen’s reign. The brand new panel of […]

August 2016

Theatre: Handbagged

  • August 31, 2016
  • 7:45 pm
  • Wokingham Theatre, Cantley Park

Wokingham Theatre present Handbagged. This witty satire opens the clasp on two giants of the Twentieth Century, our monarch, Liz, and her most powerful subject, Maggie. After watching the Christmas Day speech where Liz expresses concern for those struggling in the face of deprivation, Maggie worries Her Majesty may be a Socialist. “I don’t think […]