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We Will Rock You

Ben Elton”s sci-fi musical based on the songs of Queen is a must see show. The opening night performance was so good that the packed house gave the cast a much deserved standing ovation. The voices of all the performers are brilliant and it would be unfair to single anyone Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Interview

9 to 5

This is the musical adaptation of the popular 80’s film. As you would expect, the music is excellent and with a great cast, the show doesn’t drag. The choreography is well executed. It is a celebration of three women overcoming their sexist boss. What’s not to like about that? Claire Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Featured

Bowie Experience

This show does just what it says on the tin! A journey through the hits of the late David Bowie. The golden years of his music are performed by a great band with costumes to match. Oliver Slee is outstanding and for many is considered to be the number one Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Event

Rock of Ages. Regent Theatre

This show is bright, lighthearted, colourful and non stop! Set in the 1980’s it has property companies threatening the places where the youngster hang out. Every member of the cast gets time to shine. Lonny. (Joe Gash) is the main character who drives the show on. Former Strictly star Kevin Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Event

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
Sport

A hard earned point at Blackburn

Stoke City picked up their fourth point of the week so far as they battled to a goalless draw against Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on a cold night and backed by a good following, 771 supporters in fact. The hosts had the greater number of chances, but City threatened 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