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Regent Theatre

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Great Entertainment Venue

I used to come to this theatre as a kid to watch movies and before that, my Grandparents owned the... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Tracy M
Wonderful staff and lovely theatre

My family came to this theatre to see We Will Rock You and we had a great time. We got to the... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2018
Kelly Ann S
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  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
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“front row”(2 reviews)
About
Regent Theatre is a live theatre venue which is owned and operated by the University of Ontario Institute of Ontario.
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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50 King St E, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 1B3, Canada
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+1 905-721-3399
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

I used to come to this theatre as a kid to watch movies and before that, my Grandparents owned the land that the Regent sits on, so it is nostalgic for me. We come to the Regent to enjoy concerts, movies, comedy shows. The staff...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2018

My family came to this theatre to see We Will Rock You and we had a great time. We got to the theatre early and the staff was waiting for customers; opening front doors, answering questions and going out of their way to make the...More

Thank Kelly Ann S
Kevin A, Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Thank you for driving in from so far away to attend an event at the Regent Theatre! If you are in town again during one of our Classic Movie Nights, please contact me for free passes.

Reviewed July 22, 2018

Facility is good for stage shows. Audio was a little questionable, but once you get into the show you don't really notice it. We were in front row, so can't really comment on sightlines. But it is a small venue, and I imagine there aren't...More

Thank Johnny B
Kevin A, General Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Thanks Johnny B for your review and for helping us get the word out there about the Regent Theatre. Contact me through our website to receive free Classic Movie Night passes.

Reviewed April 23, 2018

Great little local theatre, built in 1919, renovated , part of University. They have great musical shows that pass through. Affordable and fun!

Thank Diana Z
Kevin A, General Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Thanks Diana for your review and for helping us get the word out there about the Regent Theatre. Contact me through our website to receive free Classic Movie Night passes.

Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing theatre to see a performer. It is so intimate and all the seats are comfy and lots of leg room. Been here a few times and so enjoyable. I rather go here than spent the time and money to go to...More

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Kevin A, General Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Thanks again Colleen for your review and for helping us get the word out there about the Regent Theatre. Contact me through our website to receive free Classic Movie Night passes.

Reviewed January 20, 2018

I took the family to see Aladdin on stage between Christmas and New Years and everyone had a great time. My family have informed me that they would like to make it a Christmas tradition and I highly agree. It was very funny and entertaining.

Thank L G
Kevin A, General Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Thanks for your input! Contact me through our website to receive free Classic Movie Night passes.

Reviewed November 15, 2017

Great comfortable seating and not a bad seat in the house. Of course sitting closer to the front is always the best. We saw "Floyd Factor", the Pink Floyd Experience, Great sound, not too loud, you could hear everything perfectly clear, the guitar was amazing...More

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Kevin A, General Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Thanks for your review! Contact me through our website to receive free Classic Movie Night passes.

Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

We saw Momma Mia and really enjoyed it. It was nice to see a play and not have to travel to Toronto. The seats were comfortable and very roomy. The sound was great and the production was well done. The Regent Theatre offers a variety...More

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Kevin A, General Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Thanks for your review! Contact me through our website to receive free Classic Movie Night passes.

Reviewed July 30, 2017

Excellent !!! went to July 29th performance of Mamma Mia & thoroughly enjoyed it! Top notch entertainment by Dancyn Productions. This company has more productions coming to the Regent Theatre & have already bought tickets for the Plaid Tidings performance in November.

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Kevin A, General Manager at Regent Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Thanks for your review! Contact me through our website to receive free Classic Movie Night passes.

Reviewed July 24, 2017

When to see a play there, lots of leg room and every seat is facing the main stage. Well designed and a community gem. Lots of street parking around the theater. Big multi-level parking half a block away. (free parking evening and week-end except if...More

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Management response:Responded July 29, 2017

Thank you Francis! We hope to see you again at the Regent Theatre.

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Response from Fernshadows2016 | Reviewed this property |
I don't see why not. Best to contact the theatre directly to ensure their is no fuss at the door.
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
Not really a specific question here but I agree with all of the comments listed.
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