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The landmark Regent Theatre holds a key part in our city’s history since opening as a grand picture palace in 1929. Having survived a fire, a flood, 20 years in darkness and many threats of demolition, the venue reopened in August 1996, meticulously...more
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191 Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
+61 3 9299 9500
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited The Regent Theatre to watch a performance of The Wizard of Oz. The building is impressive with it's architecture and grandeur. Located within walking distance to Flinders Train station and many ... MANY restaurants - it allows you to have a fabulous night out....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Regent is a beautiful grant theatre located in Melbourne city. A wide steep staircase leads from Collins Street to the landing of the interior. When seeing a show there is a lot of hustle and bustle so it can be difficult to take in...More

Thank Janine C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

it just reminded me as I went to the Wizard of Oz at the week what a great for you to the Regent is having been there for several different shows over the years Melbourne still has a great number of brilliant old theatres that...More

Thank GH2210
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must for everyone visiting or living in Melbourne. Go back to a different era in this magnificent building.

Thank Lyngrif
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful old theatre, but it is starting to look a little tired in some areas. Our seats were almost worn through to the foam cushion! Love coming here and it always has great shows. Make sure you look up when you are here......the roof is...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful atmosphere, excellent staff and we had a lovely time, memorable. The building is beautiful inside. I could come here every week and never be bored.

Thank heidi k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow love this theatre. Great show and great acoustics. We come from NZ to see shows here and are never disappointed. Beautiful theatre.Will be back for sure.

Thank Cynthia N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lavish foyer and chandeliers created the perfect atmosphere for our visit to see the Wizard of Oz. This is one of the best musicals I have seen and the special effects looked fantastic on the Regent Theatre stage. I hope to see another musical...More

Thank Tahlea P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here probably 4 or 5 times now for various shows....it’s just a beautiful theatre. Stunning lighting on the ceilings, beautiful carvings on the walls, roomy seating with really not a bad seat in the house. Love this theatre for its ambience & beauty!

Thank Carmieandco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took grandchildren to see Wizard of Oz - great show. Theatre a little tired now and at $126 per seat it was difficult for some of the children to see the show. There is a height restriction for getting a booster cushion and so our...More

Thank Janine F
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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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10 June 2018|
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Response from jankerrysmith11 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can see quite well from all the seats I have been to several performances at the regent and have not had any problems seeing
Kenneth W
3 June 2018|
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Response from FeeU68 | Reviewed this property |
No official dress. Smart casual would be a minimum.
Jessie R
26 May 2018|
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Response from 4x4wheelers | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure on that