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Regent Theatre

3 St. Helens Street, Ipswich IP4 1HE, England
+44 1473 433100
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Beautiful Musical

A brilliant musical, very well written and produced. Thoroughly enjoyed the evening and lelft... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Janet S
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Fantastic theatre and show

This is a beautiful theatre although not much leg room. We watched The Carole King Musical... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
marshmallows986
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Essex, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“dirty dancing” (3 reviews)
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3 St. Helens Street, Ipswich IP4 1HE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A brilliant musical, very well written and produced. Thoroughly enjoyed the evening and lelft wanting more.

Thank Janet S
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RegentManager, Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Janet, thanks for the positive feedback. We're pleased you enjoyed your visit for Beautiful - The Carole King Musical. We hope to see you back at the Regent very soon for another show!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a beautiful theatre although not much leg room. We watched The Carole King Musical - Beautiful. The staff were very helpful and pleasant, the show was fantastic, the singers and dancers were amazing, I could watch it all over again.More

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RegentManager, Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there, thanks for taking the time to tell us how much you enjoyed your recent visit to the theatre. We're pleased you enjoyed the show and that the staff were helpful. We hope to see you back for another show very soon! All the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw Kenny and Dolly - great atmosphere - so easy to walk to from the station (15 mins) On the walk, there are some good restaurants as well.

Thank Jonathan C
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RegentManager, Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Jonathan, thanks so much for your positive review. We're pleased you had a great time with Kenny and Dolly and we hope to see you again for another show very soon!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After looking at recent reviews, I thought it would be fair to review the theatre as opposed to the shows. I found the Regent to be very warming and all staff I encounted were friendly and helpful. I must admit, the seating was not to...More

Thank MrT1892
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RegentManager, Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thankyou for your positive feedback from your recent visit - we're pleased that our staff were friendly and that you enjoyed the show. We hope to welcome you back very soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely awful, terrible show. Wooden cast ,can’t dance, can’t act. No story what so ever. Terrible garbage terrible. Walked out interval couldn’t wait to go. Don’t waste your money. Why would you dance and sing with chairs. If Craig revel horwood directed and cheographed this...More

Thank Fierygirl1a
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RegentManager, Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello! Thankyou for taking the time to give us feedback about your recent visit. We're sorry to hear that Son of a Preacher Man did not meet your expectations but hope that your experience at the theatre was good. We hope that you'll visit us...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a 60's child, I was a little too young to really remember the era but love the music from Dusty to the Kinks. So having seen Sunny Afternoon (an excellent show) about the Kinks, we thought a delve into Dusty Springfield would be another...More

Thank RoutemasterCambridge
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RegentManager, Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi there, thankyou for taking time to give us feedback from your recent visit. We're sorry to hear that parts of the show didn't live up to expectations but we hope that overall, your visit to the theatre was enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A group of four of us went to the Ipswich Regent on Valentine's Evening - what a superb show! Both Vince Clarke and Andy Bell were amazing, still incredibly talented and energetic! The show was very participative with the audience singing along to the well...More

Thank valandkarl
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RegentManager, Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for the positive comments - we're really pleased that you enjoyed your last visit to the theatre and that Erasure's show was as good as expected! We're glad you love the venue and had a great evening. See you again soon!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

LOVE the Regent Theatre: friendly staff, good facilities, superb sound and acoustics, comfy seats: there can't be a bad seat in the house?! And Kim Wilde?! WOW! WHAT a first night of her tour! She looks fantastic and sounds absolutely amazing: it was like listening...More

Thank Westwick
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RegentManager, Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Wow! Thanks for such an amazing review of your recent visit - we thought Kim Wilde brought the house down too! We're pleased to hear such positive comments about the theatre itself and we hope to welcome you back for another show very soon!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to this show ,I thought it was very poor attempt to do dolly was unable to hear her words clearly .the man doing the male role was slightly better and got the audience involved more .applause was much better for him .do you really...More

Thank 219jac
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RegentManager, Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi there, thankyou for getting in touch with us about your recent visit to the Regent. We're sorry to hear that the standard of the show wasn't as expected and we'll make sure we consider your comments carefully should the show wish to return to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Regent is a old theatre seats and leg room were brilliant compared to some we have been to staff were very helpful and the performers were brilliant sounds not to overpowering we were four rows back and loved it well done Regent not many...More

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we all ways get their about one hour before the show thank you pam and derek
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