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One of your childhood favourite stories converted to a stage show

February 20, 2017

Many people, young and old, will have fond memories of reading The Very Hungry Caterpillar, by Eric Carle, with its quirky and delightful illustrations and charming tale. The Regent Theatre is very pleased to have secured the critically acclaimed stage show conversion, The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show, for five shows in July. The Very Hungry …Read the full article

Buyers be wary!

January 10, 2017

Sarah Anderson, Regent Theatre Director, says that tickets for some of the Regent’s events are being sold at inflated prices on overseas websites. TicketDirect is the only company authorised to sell tickets online for shows and events on at the Regent Theatre in Dunedin. “These companies bulk buy tickets legally then on-sell them at higher …Read the full article

Treasures waiting to be found

June 3, 2016

The pack in starts this weekend, with thousands of banana boxes of carefully categorised books stacked and ready in the Regent’s storage facility on Kaikorai Valley Road. This year, there are some particularly interesting books and collections. Under the stage, in the priced books area: NZ military books including many unit and campaign histories from …Read the full article

A wheelie bin near you…

May 3, 2016

With an ever increasing number of calls coming in to the Regent Theatre from Dunedin’s generous donors as the Star Regent 24-Hour Book Sale draws near, it is now even easier for people to drop off their book donations. There are now marked wheelie bins placed at five petrol stations around the city: BP North …Read the full article

Sounds good!

April 5, 2016

From this weekend, live musicians can be assured that their music will resonate around the Regent Theatre auditorium – and stage – just as it should. This week, Regent Theatre staff are installing a sound shell, several translucent PVC sails that are draped in the fly tower and the wings to reflect sound in the …Read the full article

New partner for Regent Collection Day

March 15, 2016

The Regent Theatre is delighted to announce a new partnership for its 24-Hour Book Sale, with Mainfreight donating the use of a truck and driver. Each year, between its two fundraising sales, the Regent volunteer team organises a collection day, this year on Sunday 17th April, to collect donations from Dunedin residents from sites around …Read the full article