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.
Rock of Ages Saturday 19 July 2:30pm BSL Andy Higgins
One Man Two Guvnors Wednesday 27 August 2:30pm Theatre Sign
War Horse Wednesday 1 October 7.30pm Theatre Sign
Jersey Boys Thursday 6 November 7:30pm BSL Andy Higgins
Audio Described Performances:
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers Wednesday 7 May 2pm Anne Hornsby MindsEye
Rock of Ages Saturday 19 July 2:30pm Anne Hornsby MindsEye
One Man Two Guvnors Wednesday 27 August 2:30pm Anne Hornsby MindsEye
War Horse Saturday 4 October 2.30pm Vocal Eyes
Jersey Boys Thursday 6 November 2:30pm Anne Hornsby MindsEye
War Horse Wednesday 8 October 7.30pm Lissy Lovatt Stage Text
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers Wednesday 7 May 12noon
Rock of Ages Saturday 19 July TBC
One Man Two Guvnors Wednesday 27 August 12.30pm
War Horse Saturday 4 October 12.30pm
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 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 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 0844 871 7619 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
Customer Service: 0844 871 7627
Groups Bookings: 0844 871 7619
Access Bookings: 0844 871 7677
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 Mon-Friday 10am-6pm.
Customers wishing to book tickets for The Victoria Hall our other venue need to do so at The Regent Theatre