2200 Stacy Dr.
Reading, PA 19605
Phone: (610) 371-0500
Fax: (610) 478-9421
Fantasy Skating Center is fun place to visit with family and friends alike. They also offer skating lessons for those who don't know to skate. From toddlers to seniors, the Fantasy Skating Center welcomes one and all.
Located within the Center for the Arts of Albright College IN Reading, the Wachovia Theater offers a stage for college events and outside events as well. Formerly known as the Meridian Theater, it is fast emerging as the desirable venue for ticketed performances. One can catch some of the best live jazz performances in Reading here. It has been the venue for the opening night of the 'FirstEnergy Berks Jazz Fest' as well as other solo performances.
One of Reading's popular venues for live music, Reverb is located away from the center of the city, just by the railway tracks in the northern part of the city. Hosting local, regional as well as national bands and performers, Reverb is a hive of activity throughout the year. Especially buzzing in summer, the venue has a covered outdoor space that allows guests to enjoy performances while also enjoying the blessed summer sun. Do see the website or call to know more.
Part of the Sovereign Center, the Santander Performing Arts Center is perfect for all theater lovers, this place offers an assortment of art and musical performances. There is a whole array of activities happening here. Call the box office for tickets and details.
A former reading and optical glass factory, The GoggleWorks Center for the Arts is a thriving arts center that comprises dance studios, art galleries, a theater and so forth. For event updates and other details, check website.
The Abraham Lincoln Hotel in Reading, Pennsylvania is a heritage hotel which combines the splendor of the past and the technology of the modern era. This is best felt in the Presidential Ballroom of the Hotel. Huge chandeliers, mellow lighting and polished wooden floors make for the perfect wedding or dinner reception. It also has a stage for a live band and a dance floor to accommodate a large party. It seats 300 for a sit-down dinner and 500 guests for a wedding.
Miller Center for the Arts, is one of the latest venues to have opened in Reading. Housed within the Reading Area Community College, it is a performance hall with a futuristic design of glass and steel. A multi-purpose venue that can be used for concerts, workshops, lectures and public meetings, can seat up to 500 persons. It has become a part of the College's partnership with the nearby GoggleWorks Center for the Arts. Its endeavor is to organize innovative events and become a premier ticketed performance venue. It includes both orchestra and gallery seating.
Looking for the best live music show in Reading? Nine out of ten, it will be at the Reading Eagle Theater of the Sovereign Center. In a span of four years, it has emerged as the most preferred venue for live music concerts by some of the biggest names, thanks to its huge seating capacity. Basically, the Theater is a conversion of the Center into a flexible venue of either 2,500 or 4,500 persons. It is located minutes away from the Sovereign Performing Arts Center. Essentially an entertainment venue, the Theater is flexible enough to accommodate other private events as well.
Sovereign Center, established in 2001 is one of the most regularly used venues in Reading. With an admirable seating capacity of around 7,000 persons, the Arena in the Center is used for several concerts and live entertainment. It is also used for sporting events of basketball, football and ice hockey. Besides that, the Sovereign Center can be converted into the Reading Eagle Theater for shows of smaller audiences of 2,500-4,500. This is one of the most striking aspects of the Center which makes it extremely convenient to host large events. Also, special rooms within the Center are available for private events.
Do you want to learn how to dance? Fred Astaire dance studio offers Ballroom and Latin dance classes for all ages and experience level. Visit the website for more information and class schedule.
The Exeter High School Auditorium is located inside this prestigious school in Reading. The school has always been involved with organizing a number of dance and drama related events for the students and the school auditorium is used for just that and more. Owing to its enormous size and large seating space, the beautiful auditorium is also used for a number of community events. Everything from plays and concerts to live band performances are held in the auditorium.
Nerve of the cultural life of Kutztown, the Schaeffer Auditorium is a beautiful venue located within the campus of the Kutztown Pennsylvania University. The Department of Music of the College performs both concerts and chamber music here. Theater and dance performances are also staged here by the students. It is the venue for the annual Kutztown University's Performing Artists Series and Children's Series, which bring together the best performers in the fields of drama, comedy, dance and music. The 800-seater auditorium also hosts orchestra performances during the series. Tickets are available to the general public for all of these events.