Talks and shows

The WiFi Wars Royal Institution Christmas bash 2022

Steve McNeil and Rob Sedgebeer from WiFi Wars return for a very special festive spectacular.

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Rob Sedgebeer

Following their regular residency and annual lectures in the Royal Institution's Theatre, Steve McNeil and Rob Sedgebeer from WiFi Wars return for a very special festive spectacular where the whole audience will get to play on their World Record-breaking gaming technology.

Steve and Rob will be joined by special comedy guests.

All proceeds from ticket sales will be shared equally between The Miscarriage Association, The Alzheimer’s Society and The Royal Institution.

Remember to bring your charged phone or tablet as it will be needed to play along.

Event type

This is a theatre event, where the speaker and audience are together in our Theatre.

This event will not be livestreamed.

Timing

Doors to the theatre will open at 6.30pm. The event will begin at 7.00pm.

Covid guidelines

In line with government guidance, face masks are no longer mandatory. But while Covid-19 cases remain high, we recommend that face coverings are worn in our Theatre and at Ri events. Please also continue to observe other Covid-secure measures, such as maintaining a social distance where possible.

Please do not attend the Ri if you are displaying Covid-symptoms and/or are still returning a positive test.

Thank you for respecting other people and their choices, and for helping us keep all of our visitors and staff well.

Accessibility

The Theatre is on the first floor and there is step-free access from the street via lift.

The closest underground station is Green Park, which is step-free.

There is space at floor level in the theatre for wheelchair users.

Seating is usually unreserved for our events. If you and your group require seating reservations, please do let us know by emailing us at events@ri.ac.uk, and we’ll be more than happy to help.

Carers can receive a free ticket to an event by emailing events@ri.ac.uk.

Our theatre is equipped with an Audio Induction Loop.