Theatre and Shows

The Lady Vanishes- Regent Theatre

The play begins with the backcloth representing a vast Viennese railway station just before the second world war with a realistic representation of train steam  and  choreographed comings and goings of the thirteen strong cast dressed as passengers, porters, station masters and Nazi officers. with Nazi flags and insignia draped Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Abigail’s Party

Set in  suburbia, Beverly (Jodie Prenger) and her husband Laurence (Daniel Casey) have invited their new neighbours, Angela (Vicky Binns) and Tony (Calum Callaghan), round for drinks, as well as their other neighbour, Sue (Rose Keegan), who has been asked to go from the house party of her teenager, Abigail. Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Rock of Ages

Kevin from Grimsby as we know him, “Strictly” champ has transformed into an egotistical rock god Stacee Jaxx This is Kevin as you’ve never seen him before. Rock Of Ages is  a non stop Eighties musical,  the era of  tight jeans and bandanas. A raunchy and cheeky show with many Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Robin Hood Regent Theatre

This year’s panto is  full of impressive singing and dancing supported by a  talented ensemble cast and the Wilkes Academy of Performing Arts. So much a part of the local Christmas festivities, this year’s show lives up to all expectations and more. The end of act one closes with a magical Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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THE FULL MONTY REGENT THEATRE

It’s not surprising that when it appeared in 1997 The Full Monty was dubbed a “feelgood” film. Set in the late 1980s, it told the story of a group of skilled men laid off from a Sheffield steel mill  aiming to raise some much needed cash by mounting a one-off strip Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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West Side Story Comes To The Regent Theatre

The international sell-out hit West Side Story – at The Regent Theatre from Tuesday, 12 November to Saturday, 16 November The international sell-out hit, West Side Story, with its ground breaking choreography and an unforgettable score, is set to delight audiences once again when it visits The Regent Theatre from Read more…

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Exclusive Interview: Deacon Blue’s Ricky Ross

Listen to Angela Smith talk exclusively to Deacon Blue’s singer/songwriter about his life, career, extensive music writing, touring, the break-up and reforming of Deacon Blue, his solo albums and Deacon Blue’s appearance at Victoria Hall, Stoke-on-Trent Following a hugely successful sell-out tour in 2012 celebrating the 25th anniversary release of Read more…

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Carnaby Street at The Regent Theatre!

Fresh from a successful spring tour, 1960s musical Carnaby Street will visit The Regent Theatre from Monday, 7 October to Saturday, 12 October. Set against the evocative backdrop of London’s West End in the 1960s – its famous clubs, trend setting fashions and host of hippies and hipsters, Carnaby Street Read more…

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The Regent Theatre set to hold Open Day

People will have the chance to see The Regent Theatre like never before when the venue opens its doors for an Open Day on Saturday, 27 July. The event, which includes free entry, will feature backstage tours and technical workshops – and a chance to discover the secrets of the Read more…

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