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The Woman in Black

Susan Hill’s ghost story returned to the Regent and what an atmosphere it created as the plot unfolded using illusion to add to the suspense and horror. A grieving lawyer feels a curse has been cast upon him and his family by the woman in black. He finds a young Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Featured

Calling Planet Earth

Who could fail to  be impressed by a journey through the music of the 80’s? Probably no one but this show was outstanding. Great vocals, a brilliant band and a journey through the hits of some legendary artists including Duran Duran, Visage, UltraVox, Yazoo, Flock of Seagulls, Human League, Heaven Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Grease. The Musical. Regent Theatre

The Regent bounced back to life as Grease which opened in Chicago in 1971 hit the town. This production varies from the original but with beautiful sets and great acting by the cast we travel through the story of Sandy and Danny. The choreography is outstanding. The real excitement takes Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Theatre and Shows

The Buddy Holly Story

The Buddy Holly Story brings rock and roll to The Regent Theatre this week,  full of hits from the spectacle wearing musician from  Texas.  Now embarking on its 30th anniversary year, this show stands the test of time. The production follows the meteoric rise to fame of Buddy Holly and Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Theatre and Shows

Sleeping Beauty

The festive season in Stoke -on -Trent started at the Regent Theatre with a bang. Brought to you by the world’s biggest pantomime producer, Qdos Entertainment, and led by Stoke-on-Trent panto royalty, Jonathan Wilkes and Christian Patterson, this year’s Christmas spectacular delivers all the traditional family friendly panto fun the Regent Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Theatre and Shows

Curtains. Regent Theatre

Curtains is great showcase  for Jason Manford. The role of Frank Cioffi, the musical theatre loving detective who puts a Boston theatre and the cast of its failing show on lockdown after the murder of its leading lady, undoubtedly suits Manford . His character is likeable, along with his charm Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Theatre and Shows

The Woman in Black

Stephen Mallatratt’s adaptation of Susan Hill’s  novel tells the story of lawyer Arthur Kipps obsessed with a curse that he believes has been cast over his family by the spectre of a Woman in Black. He employs a young actor to help him deliver his story to family and friends Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Cilla The Musical

Cilla the Musical is a mixture of highs and heart tearing lows , a modern day fairytale of a young girl from Merseyside who followed her dream of fame and fortune to become one of Britain’s biggest selling female singers and a much-loved TV personality. A tale of love, devotion, selfish ambition and Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago