The world famous heart-warming story of the von Trapp family and their escape from Nazi occupied Austria is brought to life in this lavish new production from Staffordshire’s Stage Productions. Starring as Mother Abbess is Opera sensation Denise Leigh (winner of Channel 4’s Operatunity and star of the 2012 London Paralympics opening Ceremony) alongside actress and opera singer Shelley Anne Rivers (Coronation Street, Pirates of Penzance, Iolanthe) as Maria.... Read more >>
The world famous heart-warming story of the von Trapp family and their escape from Nazi occupied Austria is brought to life in this lavish new production from Staffordshire’s Stage Productions. Starring as Mother Abbess is Opera sensation Denise Leigh (winner of Channel 4’s Operatunity and star of the 2012 London Paralympics opening Ceremony) alongside actress and opera singer Shelley Anne Rivers (Coronation Street, Pirates of Penzance, Iolanthe) as Maria.
Featuring the songs you have come to know and love including Sixteen Going On Seventeen, My Favorite Things, Climb Ev’ry Mountain, and of course, The Sound of Music, this brand-new lavish production promises to be the ultimate treat for the whole family. Why not take advantage of our family ticket for £60?
Plus, why not join us for one of our special ‘Sing-along’ performances on either Wed 30 Jan or Fri 1 Feb at 7.30pm? Why not join in the party atmosphere by dressing up as an Austrian, a nun, some mountains, or even brown paper packages tied up with string?
Music by Richard Rogers. Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. Book by Howard Lindsay and Russell Crouse. Suggested by Trapp Family Singers by Maria Augusta Trapp. The amateur rights for The Sound of Music are granted by kind permission of Josef Weinberger Ltd. on behalf of R&H Theatricals of New York.
Regent Theatre 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 is lift access to all levels of the theatre from our foyer (with audible announcer).
On arrival at the theatre there are 9 steps leading from the front doors to the theatre foyer. If you bear to your left on entering he doors we have a small lift suitable for wheelchair users and buggies.
There are designated wheelchair space on both auditorium levels:
x 4 spaces Circle Row B
Accessed by lift
x 4 spaces in Stalls Row U
Accessed by lift
Row E in the stalls can accommodate between 1 and 18 wheelchair users
Accessed by flat level from foyer
Box Office, cloakroom and bars all have low level counters.
Backstage Tours are accessible to wheelchair users.
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 box office.
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 Stalls Bar and the Circle bar.
The Regent Theatre 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 095 383 (Calls charged at local rate) for details or for information about alternative coach parking. The Regent Theatre is a five minute walk from 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 095 383 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
Please note tickets cannot currently be collected from the Tourist Information Centre.
The Regent Theatre box office is open Monday to Saturday 10am-6pm (closes fifteen minutes after the start of a performance if there is a show on)
Customers wishing to book tickets for The Victoria Hall our other venue need to do so at The Regent Theatre