The complete and utter history of jazz in 99 hilarious, musically brilliant, historically fascinating minutes. The six multi-instrumental virtuosi take you on a highly entertaining journey from New Orleans to Be Bop, Swing to Latin, Hot to Cool, Ragtime to Funk in an A to Z of jazz from Louis Armstrong to Joe Zawinul.... Read more >>
Running time: 2 hours 20 minutes (including interval)Age guidance: 10+
The complete and utter history of jazz in 99 hilarious, musically brilliant, historically fascinating minutes. The six multi-instrumental virtuosi take you on a highly entertaining journey from New Orleans to Be Bop, Swing to Latin, Hot to Cool, Ragtime to Funk in an A to Z of jazz from Louis Armstrong to Joe Zawinul.
“Genuinely needs to be seen to be believed. Don’t miss out!"
"Listening to these remarkably versatile musicians tackle the contemporary jazz of Abdullah Ibrahim with the same fervour and intensity as they produced for Bechet's romping New Orleans jazz was a tremendous experience."
Please note, this performance contains no coarse language.
Booking fees will be added to each ticket as follows:
General Tickets: £9.25 - £24.00 + Booking Fees: £1.90 - £2.90
In addition, all bookings made through ATG Tickets for this venue are subject to a £2.85 Transaction fee.
All Super Seats include choice of nibble box, welcome drink and programme or theatre gift.
Victoria Hall Visual Story: a visual resource to help prepare visitors for a new experience and to help them become familiar with new surroundings and what to expect. Click here to download itTo listen to the audio brochure for Spring 2017 at The Regent Theatre and The Victoria Hall click here.
There are designated wheelchair space on all three auditorium levels:
x 4 spaces in Upper Circle Row B
Accessed by lift
x 4 spaces in Circle Row D
Accessed by lift
x 2 spaces in Stalls Row H
x 2 space in Stalls Row S
Accessed by flat level from foyer
Box Office, cloakroom and bars all have low level counters.
There is lift access to all levels of the hall from our foyer. The lift has an audible announcer.
We have an infra-red sound enhancement system in the auditorium. Using a headset (without a hearing aid) or one that is worn around the neck (with a hearing aid) you can boost the volume of the performance. There is no charge for using the headsets which you can collect from the cloakroom.
Guide, hearing and other working dogs are welcome in all parts of the theatre and we will provide water for them on request.
There are accessible toilets in the Foyer, the Circle bar, the Upper Circle Bar and the Sponsors Room.
Victoria Hall is situated in Stoke-on-Trent City Centre (Hanley), easily accessible from the M6, junctions 15 and 16, and from the A50. Follow the prominent brown tourism signs for the Cultural Quarter and then Theatres. Ample secure parking nearby (£1 eves).
By bus or coach:
Drop off space for coaches and parking nearby. Please contact the Groups Hotline 0333 0095 383 (Calls charged at local rate) for details or for information about alternative coach parking. The Victoria Hall is situated next to the city centre bus station.
Frequent trains to Stoke-on-Trent from towns in the surrounding area. Stoke-on-Trent railway station is a 10 minute bus ride or taxi drive away.
Book online: Use the links below
Telephone Booking: 0844 871 7649 Calls cost 7p per minute, plus your phone company's access charge.
Customer Service: 0844 871 7627
Groups Bookings: 0333 0095 383 Calls charged at local rate.
Access Bookings: 0800 912 6971
Stage Door / Admin:* 01782 213808
*please note it is not possible to assist
with bookings on this number
ATG continues to make the safety and security of its customers and staff a priority. As such, please bear in mind that we may undertake bag checks, so recommend you leave extra time to avoid queues, and refrain from bringing suitcases rucksacks and large bags into the Theatre. Many thanks for your cooperation.
Please note tickets cannot currently be collected from the Tourist Information Centre.
Customers wishing to book tickets for The Victoria Hall our other venue need to do so at The Regent Theatre.
The Regent Theatre box office is open Mon-Friday 10am-6pm.