The Thinking Drinkers

History of Alcohol

Venue: South Street (Directions)

Sat 10 Feb, 20:00

Advisory age: Adults Only

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This event and its second date in February 2018 have both now SOLD OUT

Enjoy five free drinks as these award-winning professional drink experts definitively prove that alcohol has influenced everything that has ever happened. Ever. Their brand new show is an intoxicating, hilarious time-travelling journey through our drink-drenched past, pouring the entire history of human civilisation into a shot glass. You’ll laugh a lot, you’ll learn a lot and, if that’s not enough, you get five free drinks. The perfect aperitif to any evening.

As seen on Channel 4 Sunday Brunch, Jamie Oliver’s Drinks Tube and in regular columns in The Guardian, The Daily Telegraph, Metro, The Spectator and… er… Off Licence News. Did we mention the FREE DRINKS?

Ticket information



  • “A terrific show. It has to be the best value for money in town”

    **** Scotsman
  • “An intoxicating success… as interesting as it is hilarious“

    **** Sunday Express
  • “An erudite, liquor-loving duo”


Venue info

South Street

21 South Street, Reading, RG1 4QU

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Contact: Box Office: 0118 960 6060; Administration: 0118 937 3456

Box office is open at South Street Arts Centre on performance days one hour before the show (subject to availability)

Phone lines open Mon-Fri 10am-5pm