Belgrade Theatre Unplugged

The Belgrade Theatre presents

Belgrade Theatre Unplugged

Rehearsed readings of extracts from the forthcoming season performed in venues across Coventry and Warwickshire

Sun 9 - Sat 15 June 2013

  • Presented at The Charterhouse

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Belgrade Theatre Unplugged is a unique opportunity to hear extracts from forthcoming productions in a variety of interesting venues around Coventry and Warwickshire. The cast are a company of professional actors* who stage tasters of our forthcoming Autumn Season of produced work.

The plays will include our Coventry Blitz play, One Night in November, Charlie Peace: His Amazing Life and Astounding Legend, our new musical The Prodigals and a taste of 2014, with an extract from a play we hope to bring to audiences in 2014.

Belgrade Theatre Unplugged will be performed at:

  • The Lewis Gallery, Rugby School, Rugby
    Thursday 13 June at 7.45pm
  • Edgwick Play Centre, Foleshill
    Friday 14 June at 12pm
  • Draycote Water, Nr Rugby
    Saturday 15 June at 1pm
  • The Charterhouse, Coventry
    Saturday 15 June at 6pm

The Belgrade Theatre’s Community & Education Company will be performing extracts from their productions; Close to Home, Priorities, All the Moves and Ministry of Meh; at Draycote Water and The Charterhouse.

There will also be readings of the same plays at Compton Verney and The Butchers Arms however tickets for these events must be booked with the venue. Details below:

Watch the video below to find out more about the events.

*please note that the company of actors may vary from the ones that will perform in the staged versions at the Belgrade Theatre.

For more information call the Belgrade’s Development Team on 024 7684 6758

Thu 13 Jun 7:45pm Free
Fri 14 Jun 12:00pm Free
Sat 15 Jun 1:00pm Free
Sat 15 Jun 6:00pm £2.50 conc £1.50

Belgrade Theatre Unplugged will be performed at:

The Lewis Gallery
Rugby School, Barby Road, Rugby, CV22 5DP
Thursday 13 June at 7.45pm
Free Event
Join the Curator of The Lewis Gallery who will give a private viewing of artwork from Rugby School’s most talented students alongside readings of new plays from the Belgrade’s Autumn 2013 Season. Doors open at 7pm.

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Edgwick Play Centre
Foleshill Road, Coventry CV6 5LB
Friday 14 June at 12pm
Free Event
Edgwick Play Centre is one of Coventry’s two play centres, located in the Foleshill and Hillfields areas of the city. Stop by to hear some readings of forthcoming plays which can be seen at The Belgrade Theatre. Doors open at 11am

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Draycote Water
Kites Hardwick, Nr Rugby, CV23 8AB
Saturday 15 June at 1pm
Free Event
Indulge in a pre Fathers’ Day treat by enjoying readings from forthcoming Belgrade productions in the tranquil setting of Draycote Water. Bring a picnic or purchase a lunch from the reservoir’s recently re-opened café and enjoy a family day out with a difference. The performances will be held in the country park* near the visitor centre and will be well signposted. Doors open at 12pm.
*In the event if bad weather, the performances will take place in the visitor centre.

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The Charterhouse
Off London Road, Coventry, CV1 2AZ
Saturday 15 June at 6pm
£2.50, conc £1.50
Join us for a tour of this 14th Century Grade II listed former monastery and readings from a selection of Belgrade Autumn 2013 productions in the landscaped gardens*. Bring a picnic or pre-order a luxury hamper and enjoy an early summer evening of entertainment.
All Box Office income will be used to support the charitable activities of the Belgrade Theatre Trust (Coventry) Limited, charity no. 219163 and The Charterhouse Coventry Preservation Trust, charity no 1148237.

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The Butchers Arms
Priors Hardwick CV47 7SN
Wednesday 12 June at 1pm
£18 for a 2 course lunch/ £24 for a 3 course lunch
Watch and listen to extracts of upcoming Belgrade productions being read by professional actors over lunch at the charming Butchers Arms restaurant. The restaurant caters for all tastes with fresh produce sourced from all over the country, creating an extensive menu reflecting the very best of English, Portuguese and Continental cuisine.
Reservations are essential to book a table please contact the Butchers Arms on 01327 260 504 or visit for more details. The Butchers Arms restaurant opens at 12pm.

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Belgrade Theatre Unplugged in and around Warwickshire

Posted on 9th May 2013

From 9 to 15 June, the work of the Belgrade Theatre is being taken off the stage and into some unique settings within Coventry and Warwickshire, in order to meet... Read more

Photos from The Belgrade Theatre Unplugged at Compton Verney

Posted by anon on 11th June 2013

Check out these photos to see how people enjoyed the first Belgrade Theatre Unplugged event at Compton Verney last Sunday. Read more

Photos from The Belgrade Theatre Unplugged at Edgwick Play Centre

Posted by anon on 14th June 2013

Take a look at some of the photos taken at the latest Belgrade Unplugged event at Edgwick Play Centre. Read more

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Photos from The Belgrade Theatre Unplugged at The Butchers Arms

Posted by anon on 12th June 2013

Today the Belgrade Theatre Unplugged visited The Butchers Arms to entertain diners over a three course meal. Read more

Video: Uncover the Belgrade Theatre Unplugged

Posted by anon on 7th June 2013

Find out more about The Belgrade Theatre Unplugged in this interview with our development Director David Jane. Read more

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