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East is East

This story follows Pakistani chip shop owner George ‘Genghis’ Khan. He is  a domineering father who lives with his English (second) wife Ella and six of his seven children. the story has been around for a long time and you may have seen the film version. The story explores a Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Bodyguard – The Musical

This eagerly awaited musical version of the 1992 film which starred Kevin Costner and Whitney Houston starts with a real bang. The pyrotechnics quite literally warm you up and ensure that you are ready for the action ahead.  Nearly everyone knows the story of pop mega star Rachel Marron whose life is threatened Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Hairspray

Staffordshire’s Stage Productions have brought Hairspray, The Broadway Musical to The Regent Theatre  for the very first time. Being a teenager is hard work, but being a pleasantly plump teenager with an independent mind and big dreams of stardom just makes things 10 times harder. Tracy Turnblad  takes on life’s great Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Calamity Jane. Regent Theatre

When I was a little girl, Doris Day  was  a favourite of most people  and I remember the feel good factor of  songs from this show.  I attended the opening night at the Regent with high expectations and looked forward to a little  bit of whip cracking .Calamity Jane did Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Knot FM talk to Peter Coates

Knot FM talk to Peter Coates on his role of chairman and now owning the club. The Icelandic time. Difficulties in football and the second time at the club culminating in promotion to the Premier League. The need for a change and how we are trying to improve year on Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Anything Goes. Regent Theatre 16-21 February 2015

Cole Porter’s classic screwball nautical farce is pure escapism. Silly and cleverly subversive. The show is feelgood unlimited with tunes to match. Show stopping classics from the opening “I Get a Kick Out of You” onwards. A show full of energy and wit, with additional Porter songs  “Friendship” and “It’s De-Lovely”  and of Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

The National Theatre’s award-winning production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is playing at the The Regent Theatre this week. Winner of 7 Olivier Awards including ‘Best New Play’, brings Mark Haddon’s best-selling novel to thrilling life on stage, adapted by two-time Olivier Award-winning playwright Simon Stephens and Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago