What's On

Tim Valentine

Showing: Friday & Saturday Nights

Come and be blown away by international pianist Tim Valentine as he treats guests to beautiful post-show music on Friday and Saturday nights. Unable to read music, Tim plays the piano ‘by ear’ and takes requests on the...

Improbable Fiction

Showing: 16 March - 6 May

'Twas the week before Christmas and all through the house sat six members of Pendon Writers’ Circle. All suffering the same predicament - Writer’s block!Jess writes bodice rippers. Grace creates children’s stories. Vivvi has completed her 6th crime...

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THE ROD STEWART EXPERIENCE

Showing: 26 March

Garry Pease not only looks like Rod Stewart, he sounds like him too! In an all-action, non-stop tribute show, Garry performs all of the favourites from Rod Stewart’s vast portfolio of songs – everything from the early Faces...

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Magic Night

Showing: 27 March

Come along and join us for a night of fun with magicians from the world famous magic circle. Acts will be announced nearer the time but different aspects of magic will be performed so there will be something for...

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Storytime: Winnie-The-Pooh: Here Comes Tigger!

Showing: 29 March

Every Wednesday at 10.15am, pre-school children will be treated to stories and singing in the theatre, as well as colouring-in and dressing-up in the bar. Bring your little ones along for a magical experience, topped off as we...

Talk, Tour & Afternoon Tea

Showing: 30 March

Spoil yourself with a scrumptious Afternoon Tea and Walk and Talk tour from our Managing Director, Sally Hughes. For just £14.95, you and your friends can enjoy a backstage tour of the theatre – including our rehearsal room, workshop,...

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THE BOURNE AGAIN SHADOWS WITH CLIFF

Showing: 2 April

In a celebration of the best instrumental band the UK ever produced. Simon Goodall whose ability to catch the subtleties and characteristics of Cliff’s voice is second to none. With hits Apache, Kontiki, Wonderful Land, Foot Tapper, Summer...

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Storytime: A Squash and a Squeeze

Showing: 5 April

Every Wednesday at 10.15am, pre-school children will be treated to stories and singing in the theatre, as well as colouring-in and dressing-up in the bar. Bring your little ones along for a magical experience, topped off as we...

Book Club

Showing: 5 April

A great way to meet new people, lit lovers are invited to join our friendly Book Club in the Waterwheel Bar.The book we’re reading this month is Dark Winter by David Mark.Described by the Daily Mail as ‘dark, compelling...

Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller at Carnegie Hall 1939

Showing: 9 April

The Battle Of The Big Bands. Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller at Carnegie Hall 1939A year after Benny’s triumphant Carnegie Hall 1938 debut he returned; and this time The King of Swing challenged the new kid on the block,...

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Storytime: Little Red Riding Hood

Showing: 12 April

Every Wednesday at 10.15am, pre-school children will be treated to stories and singing in the theatre, as well as colouring-in and dressing-up in the bar. Bring your little ones along for a magical experience, topped off as we...

NEW SEASON LAUNCH PARTY

Showing: 21 April

Become a Friend of The Mill today to receive a special invitation to our next Season Launch Party on Friday 21st April 2017. Friends will be treated to canapés and champagne and our Managing Director, Sally Hughes, will...

Don't Dress for Dinner

Showing: 11 May - 1 July

With his wife out of town, an alibi from his best friend Robert, and Suzette, a Cordon Bleu cook, lined up to prepare gourmet delights, debonair Bernard thinks he’s planned the perfect romantic weekend for his glamorous French...

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An Evening with Rick Wakeman

Showing: 14 May

After great success at last year’s special Charity Gala, we are delighted to announce that we have another sparkling event in the pipeline!   Organised by Peter Egan, star of British film, theatre and TV, whose roles have included CHARIOTS...

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THE SIMON & GARFUNKEL STORY

Showing: 21 May

The Simon & Garfunkel Story is a critically acclaimed concert style theatre show about two young boys from Queens, New York who went on to become the worlds most successful music duo of all time backed by a...

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Talk, Tour & Afternoon Tea

Showing: 25 May

Spoil yourself with a scrumptious Afternoon Tea and Walk and Talk tour from our Managing Director, Sally Hughes. For just £14.95, you and your friends can enjoy a backstage tour of the theatre – including our rehearsal room, workshop,...

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FOREVER IN BLUE JEANS

Showing: 4 June

Bringing you an exciting new production, promising a great night out for all the family. The talented cast of 7 sing their way through 80+ classic songs, from BRENDA LEE to THE CARPENTERS, from MOTOWN to CAROLE KING....

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Comedy Night at The Mill

Showing: 5 June

The Mill at Sonning is pleased to be able to bring you some great stand up comedians in a hilarious evening of entertainment.Enjoy our full buffet dinner along with the comedy all for £26.50!Please note that the acts...

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STARS OF BRITISH JAZZ

Showing: 11 June

A 6 piece band comprising of a mixture of past members of highly respected bands such as Colin Wood – piano (Acker Bilk’s Jazz Band), John Benson – Double Bass/ Voc (ex Kenny Ball’s Band), Richie Burns –...

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MAGIC A KIND OF QUEEN

Showing: 18 June

Magic have performed all over the world from Gorky Park in Moscow to the London Palladium and at over 1000 UK Theatre gigs. So if you are a Queen fan, or you simply want to know what a...

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THE JOHNNY CASH Roadshow

Showing: 25 June

The number one tribute to the late great Johnny Cash. Featuring Clive John as the man in black. The show features many of the artist’s classic tracks including The Ring of Fire, Boy Named Sue, Folsom Prison Blues,...

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Agatha Christie's Spider Web

Showing: 6 July - 9 September

"Suppose I were to come downstairs one morning and find a dead body lying here, what would I do?” wonders Clarissa. And lo and behold, as is the way with all good Agatha Christie thrillers, she soon finds...

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ECHOES OF ELLINGTON

Showing: 16 July

Pete Long has formed this 16 piece big band by selecting musicians with individual sound similar to the original sidemen. The results are amazingly truthful to the original Duke Ellington orchestra sound. Pete Long's Big band won the...

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Whitney: Queen of The Night

Showing: 23 July

A stunning celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest singers of our time backed up by a sensational nine piece band, complete with backing singers, dancers and the hugely talented Ms Rebecca Freckleton. With Hits:...

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THE BOURNE AGAIN SHADOWS

Showing: 30 July

In a celebration of the best instrumental band the UK ever produced. With hits 'Apache', 'Kontiki', 'Wonderful Land' and 'Foot Tapper'. The Bourne Again Shadows will perform a selection of The Shadows' most popular numbers from the repertoire...

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'West End meets Broadway'

Showing: 3 September

The Best of the West End and Broadway comes to Sonning! Performed by Four West End stars and a band comprising the finest West End musicians. This show features the greatest songs from West End and Broadway musicals,...

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Perfect Wedding

Showing: 28 September - 18 November

Imagine... A bridegroom wakes in the bridal suite on his wedding morning, with his bride-to-be about to arrive at any moment, and finds beside him – a naked girl. What’s more, an extremely attractive naked girl whom, in...

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Buddy Holly & The Cricketers

Showing: 8 October

Featuring all Buddy's classics plus the greatest hits from the legends of the 50's and 60's including Elvis, Chuck Berry, Eddie Cochran, Jerry Lee Lewis, Roy Orbison, The Everly Brothers, Little Richard and The Beatles....

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Comedy Night at The Mill

Showing: 9 October

The Mill at Sonning is pleased to be able to bring you some great stand up comedians in a hilarious evening of entertainment.Enjoy our full buffet dinner along with the comedy all for £26.50!Please note that the acts...

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The Swinging Big Band

Showing: 15 October

From the 'Syd Lawrence Orchestra' "The Best Big Band In The Land" directed by Chris Dean brings the music of the swing era back to life with the youthful verve that made it the smash hit pop music...

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Big Girls Don't Cry

Showing: 22 October

The Eastcoast Boys are coming to Sonning! This great feel-good show features four phenomenal singers and a fantastic live band recreating the iconic sound of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. Songs include Sherry, Grease is the Word,...

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GENESIS CONNECTED

Showing: 29 October

Hits spanning from the late 70’s onwards including; Turn It On Again, Sledgehammer, In The Air Tonight, Over My Shoulder, Against All Odds, That’s All, Solsbury Hill, You Can’t Hurry Love, The Living Years and many more. The...

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Let's Dance: David Bowie

Showing: 5 November

Former lead singer of The Stranglers pays homage to the greatest British rock star. Are you ready to dance? From Space Oddity through to smash hit Let’s Dance to the wonderful The Next Day, internationally-acclaimed British rock front...

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How Sweet it is

Showing: 12 November

Celebrating the music of Motown legends The Four Tops & Temptations with uk hits: Reach out Ill be There, My Girl, Going Loco in Acapulco, Just My Imagination, to name a few. Plus hits from Smokey Robinson, Marvin...

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My Fair Lady

Showing: 23 November - 27 January

The story of Eliza Dolittle – the Cockney flower girl who speaks in ‘yowls’ and not ‘vowels’, plucked off the streets of London by the arrogant Professor Higgins declaring he can pass her off as a Duchess in...

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The Chris Barber Big Band

Showing: 26 November

British jazz trombonist Chris Barber celebrates his 69th year as a bandleader in 2016. Inspired by the King Oliver Creole Jazz Band, Chris formed his first 'Barber New Orleans Band' in 1949 at the age of nineteen and...

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The Rat Pack at Christmas

Showing: 3 December

Following last year’s two-night sell out, we are Pleased to announce the return of The Rat Pack at Christmas. Featuring the internationally-renowned Manhattan Swing Orchestra and one of Dean Martin’s sensational Gold diggers,  The Definitive Rat Pack brings you...

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The Rat Pack at Christmas

Showing: 4 December

Following last year’s two-night sell out, we are Pleased to announce the return of The Rat Pack at Christmas. Featuring the internationally-renowned Manhattan Swing Orchestra and one of Dean Martin’s sensational Gold diggers,  The Definitive Rat Pack brings you...

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THE RAT PACK AT CHRISTMAS

Showing: 10 December

Following last year’s two-night sell out, we are Pleased to announce the return of The Rat Pack at Christmas. Featuring the internationally-renowned Manhattan Swing Orchestra and one of Dean Martin’s sensational Gold diggers,  The Definitive Rat Pack brings...

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THE RAT PACK AT CHRISTMAS

Showing: 11 December

Following last year’s two-night sell out, we are Pleased to announce the return of The Rat Pack at Christmas. Featuring the internationally-renowned Manhattan Swing Orchestra and one of Dean Martin’s sensational Gold diggers,  The Definitive Rat Pack brings...

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Voice of The Heart: Karen Carpenter

Showing: 7 January

A classy 7 piece show include the stunning voice of Carole Gordon plus her 6 piece band. Performing all the Carpenters Hits. Top of the World, Mr Postman, Ticket to Ride, Yesterday Once More, Jambalaya and many more....

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The Pasadena Roof Orchestra

Showing: 14 January

This show includes famous tunes such as 'Puttin on the Ritz, Sweet Georgia Brown, The Lullaby of Broadway as well as hot numbers from the 20's such as Duke Ellington's Black an Tan Fantasy ot Truckin, The show...

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Searchers

Showing: 21 January

With all their hits: Sweets for my Sweets, Sugar and Spice, Needles and Pins, Don’t throw Your Love Away and When you Walk in the Room....

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