Technical information

Address

Regent Theatre,
St. Helens Street,
Ipswich,
IP4 1HE.

Capacity

Basic plan

9 Boxes (each box contains 4 seats) 36
Centre Stalls/Circle 1043
Back Stalls/Circle 253
Rear Side Stalls/Back Row Circle 113
Restricted View Stalls 84
Wheelchair Spaces 6
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Total 1535

Theatre style plan

9 Boxes (each box contains 4 seats) 36
Prime Centre Stalls/Circle 193
Centre Stalls/Circle 514
Rear & Side Stalls/Circle 360
Back Rows Stalls/Circle & Front Stalls 280
Restricted View Stalls 146
Wheelchair Spaces 6
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Total 1535

Other plans may be used.

Regent personnel

Operations Manager

Mark Whiting

General Manager

Richie Ross

Programming Manager

Peter Ling

Technical Services Manager

Martyn Herbert

Box Office Manager

Linda Wines

Front of House Manager

Simon Parr

Duty Manager

Shaun Whymark

Telephone numbers

Admin

01473 433555

Fax

01473 433727

Production Tel

01473 287776

Production email

regent.info@ipswich.gov.uk

Production Fax

01473 280914

Box Office

01473 433100

Technical Office Tel

01473 433696

Technical information

Load-In

Direct access via rear stage wall ramp down from loading platform to stage level

Parking

Off street unloading for 3 x 50ft lorries

Stage Dimensions

Depth 8.7 Metres + Ext 2.3 m (Orchestra Pit)
Width 16.8m

Ipswich Regent Plan 1
Ipswich Regent Plan 2 (Flying)
Ipswich Regent Plan 3 (Motors)

PA Wings

inc. of stage

Barrier

None available

Clearance

11.5m to grid

Proscenium

Width 11.9m
Height 7.0m

Stage Equipment

Full black masking
Stage RostRA

Fire Curtain

Waiver available

Special Effects

Advance notice required

Flying Points

3 x 1 ton motors U/S, 3 x 1 ton motors D/S, + 2 x 1 ton PA flying points FOH
12 x 80kgSWL Fly Bars
3 x 130kgSWL Counterweight sets (midstage)
1 x 250kgSWL Fly Bar (mechanically operated)
4 x 250kgSWL LX Bars (mechanically operated)

Power

Stage Left

1 x 125a 3ø C-form
1 x 63a 3ø C-form
1 x 63a 1ø C-form (Clean Sound feed)
12 x 13a Domestic Mains

Stage Right

300a 3ø Power Locks
12 x 13a Domestic Mains

Upstage

300a 3ø Power Locks
2 x 125a 3ø C-form
2 x 63a 3ø C-form
1 x 63a 1ø C-form
2 x 32a 3ø C-form
5 x 32a 3ø C-form
12 x 16a 1ø C-form
4 x 13a Domestic Mains

Lighting

Dimmable - 164 ways
Avolites pearl expert control desk with titan touch wing
40 x Thomas Par 64 Parcans (CP60's and CP62's)
20 x Selecon "Rama" 1kw Fresnell
10 x Selecon "Arena" 2kw Fresnell
10 x Strand Patt 223 1kw Fresnell
20 x Source 4 Zoom (15°-30°) Sport
9 x CCT 1kw Flood
2 x Followspot - Robert Juliat Korrigan 1200
1 x Unique Haze Machine

Sound

Hired by arrangement

Mixer Area

Rear of auditorium, 50 Metre run

Follow Spot Positions

Projection Room

Dressing Rooms

6 (+ 2 in 'Cottage')

Towels

Venue can provide up to 100

Ice

Ice available at a charge

Showers

1 in dressing room 2 plus 2 crew showers in 'Cottage'.

Parking

Rear of venue

Catering

In 'Cottage' rear of stage

Stage Crew

Experienced local crew available

Production Office

2 x External phone lines for phone, fax or Modem
Photocopier provided

Front of House

Facilities available for wheelchair users on ground floor
Ample space for merchandising in front foyer
3 bars and refreshment facilities
Experienced Front of House and Security team
Lounge available for corporate or artist entertaining

Box Office

Fully computerised ticketing operation including online sales.
Town Centre Box Office + Venue Box Office
Agency service for outside events

Publicity & Marketing

Extensively distributed theatre brochure
Excellent local and regional media relations
Comprehensive advertising services
Direct mail and distribution operation

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