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 >>
The Regent Theatre and The Victoria Hall boast conference and events facilities that are totally unique and guaranteed to impress. The two theatres offer auditoriums, conference rooms and exhibition areas that can be used during the day or evening whilst a dedicated events management team including professional AV and catering staff, ensure that your event runs smoothly and has that wow! factor.
The Regent Theatre – Piano Bar (59x26 ft capacity 150)
A glass windowed room, with original art deco features and dance floor. This room is ideal for conferences, presentations, performances, parties and wedding receptions. There is an additional Mezzanine which can be used as a breakout or buffet area.
The Regent Theatre – Ambassador Lounge (capacity 15)
A small, private enclosed room, which is ideal for board meetings, private events and client entertaining.
The Regent Theatre - Circle Bar (99x19 ft capacity 50) and Stalls Bar (102x9 ft capacity 50)
Our unique bars on all floors are large, curved areas that can be used as conference rooms in their own right or breakout rooms. They provide unique and airy surroundings and we can arrange seating and tables to your specification.
The Victoria Hall - the Auditorium (64x62 ft)
This beautiful Victorian concert hall has a 1600 standing or 1400 seating capacity and can be used for trade fairs, product launches, concerts, AGMs, school concerts and staff presentations. It can be used to stage any event with its wooden floor (with removable seating) and stage area.
The Victoria Hall - Atrium
The large glass atrium reaches the full height of the building and sits outside the main auditorium. It can be used for more permanent displays of products and art and as an additional break out area to the main auditorium.
The Victoria Hall - Sponsors Room (28x15 ft capacity 60)
A private light filled room, surrounded by a narrow balcony which can be used in addition to the room. The room is ideal for larger board meetings or smaller conferences. The bars below this room can be used as additional break out rooms or buffet areas.
The Victoria Hall - Circle Bar (28x23 ft capacity 40) and Upper Circle Bar (26x16 ft capacity 40)
Two open plan spacious rooms which can be used as small meeting rooms or break out rooms. These light, airy rooms are a welcome change from enclosed spaces and are also suitable for holding workshops or training sessions.
For further information and to book your event contact
Jacqueline Vernall - firstname.lastname@example.org or on 01782 211285.
All hotelware for our functions and events is supplied by The Dudson Group