When? Friday 29th – Sunday 31st March 2024.

Where? Forbury Gardens

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A new live performance of the Easter story for the whole community, set in key locations around the city centre. More information coming soon!

RISE Theatre began out of a simple desire to tell stories that spoke to the heart. Their name comes from Isaiah 52:2 – “Shake off your dust; rise up” and from the outset the aim has been to create drama that not only entertains but has a transformative quality for every audience member or participant – inspiring them to “shake off their dust” and “rise up”.

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