Performance Hires

South Street's Main Theatre and MacDevitts Studio can be hired out to put on your event.

Main Theatre

Sunday - Thursday - £800

Friday/Saturday/Bank holiday - £950

Fee includes:

8 hour hire (must be clear by midnight), use of  the Main Theatre, dressing room, fully licensed and staffed bar, 1 technician, front of house staff, use of the house PA system, use of the projector and screen, web entry.

The Studio


£300 to include a technician

8 hour hire (must be clear by midnight), use of PA system, fully licensed and staffed bar, front of house staff, web entry.

Tickets sold via Reading Arts Box Office and website at no extra charge to the hirer.
We do charge the customer a ticket fee.

All room hires subject to VAT.


Additional technician - £15 per hour + VAT

Ticket printing - 15p per ticket + VAT

Merchandise sales - £20 commission

Extra PA equipment and door security costs available upon requests.

To check availability and for further details please call 0118 937 3456 or email John Luther.