Originally opened in 1929 as a super cinema, The Regent Theatre’s first presentation was a silent film, The Last Command. The foyer was luxuriously decorated in the fashionable Art Deco style, with similar splendour in the auditorium and its reputation grew for presenting Sunday concerts. In 1950 there was a name change to the Gaumont and the venue became part of the increasing touring pop concert circuit in the 60s and was extensively used for amateur operatic and musical comedy... Read more >>
Emily Armstrong catches up with Lauren Stroud, Star of Annie at the Regent Theatre 10 years ago before she returns in the iconic Hairspray!
Ahead of the arrival Rehearsal for a Murder at The Regent Theatre; Georgie Cooke takes us on her own thrilling who-dun-it tale. Can you solve the mystery?
Here are our top tips about the best Christmas shows to go and see this 2014. There's something in here for everyone, whether you're from Torquay, Glasgow or anywhere in between.
Yo ho ho, me hearties! Grab a bottle of your favourite tipple (mine is a cloudy lemonade) and settle down, for we have a tale to tell ye!
Arr! T’was Wednesday 7 October 2015 when Peter Pan, Wendy, Captain Hook and Mr Smee came to launch the Regent Theatre 2015 Panto, Peter Pan! This year is a very special year, it being Jonny Wilkes’ 10th anniversary in Regent Theatre pantomime.
A Q&A blog with Philip Childs, an actor from Stoke-on-Trent, who is performing in Priscilla
Marketing is essential to every company and organisation, so we must have a tip-top Marketing Team to make sure everybody knows about our fantastic venues and the productions that we put on!
We're bringing you a whole new series of Q&A blogs, this time with members of our staff and crew, so you can get another insight into the wonderful world of theatre!
With enrolment on the horizon, our Creative Learning Team and our qualified Drama and Dance teachers have given us some insight into what The Regent Academy is and what opportunities and skills those who get involved will gain!
Lidice Shall Live is a piece of living history. Alongside our Creative Learning Team here at the Regent Theatre and Victoria Hall, local schools, community groups, and dance schools have come together to explore one of WWII's devastating atrocities and the generous response from the people of North Staffordshire.
In anticipation of the Northern Ballet Company's arrival (with Madame Butterfly & Elves and the Shoemaker), we have asked one of the principal dancers performing in both productions, Kiara Flavin, some questions to help us to go ballet-mad!
Ahead of East Is East's arrival in Stoke-on-Trent this summer, we've brewed up the idea of sharing our love for tea with you in a Time for Tea selfie...
After seeing the fabulous Dance ‘Til Dawn, Theatre Card members were invited to an exclusive question and answer session with Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace
Check out which of our biggest and best musicals are UK bound this 2014, and which plays are taking punters by storm.
Dick Whittington comes to the shining streets of Stoke-on-Trent this Christmas, and where better to launch such a sparkling pantomime but at the Potteries Museum to get a close-up of some real treasure, the Staffordshire Hoard?
This Christmas, we will be following Dick Whittington on his travels in his quest for streets paved of gold... and a few familiar faces are leading us on the journey!
Father's Day (Sunday 15 June) is just around the corner and is a great reason to spoil your Dad. Show your appreciation for everything he does for you, whether it's his jokes, dancing, advice, or simply being the best Dad!
Need inspiration on how you can recognise World Environment Day this Thursday? Here's something we did earlier this year to raise awareness and protect our planet...
Struggling for ideas this Mother’s Day (Sunday 30th March)? Will your mother really want the same old flowers and chocolates or yet another CD? Worry no more, as The Regent Theatre has the perfect gift to say ‘thank you’ this Mother’s Day!
Take our pantomime quiz to decide which show is the one for you. Are you young at heart like Peter Pan, a bit of a clean freak like Cinderella, a fan of exotic climates like Aladdin, not a morning person like Sleeping Beauty, one of the lads like Snow White, keen on heights like Jack and the Beanstalk or all about the gold like Dick Whittington?
Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs launches at The Regent Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent.
Did you know that ATG owns 40 theatres? Each unique in their own special way... here are some nice photos that show them off at their best.