Ipswich Regent Theatre


Regent Theatre is a theatre and concert venue located at St Helen's Street in Ipswich, Suffolk, England. The auditorium was refurbished in 2007 and now holds 1,551 people, having lost around 150 seats. It is East Anglia's largest theatre.
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Contact details

Ipswich Regent Theatre 3 St. Helen's Street, Ipswich, East of England, IP4 1HE
Phone: 01473 433100

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair access
Wheelchair customers, or those requiring step-free access to the theatre, can enter through our ramped accessible entrance to the left of the main theatre doors. Please push the pad and a member of our Front of House team will assist.

There is level access to all Stalls seating, but the Circle seating and all Boxes are accessed via steps/stairs. Please note there is no lift in the theatre.

To access the Corn Exchange box office, there is level access through automatic doors from King Street.

For wheelchair access to the Grand Hall, there is lift access for public use through the Customer Service Centre entrance on Prince Street (next to Little Waitrose).

For more information, please visit our website.

Short Distances

Short distance
There is no disabled parking (including for blue badge holders) at the theatre. Please visit our ‘Getting Here’ page for nearby disabled parking bays.

Access To Toilets

Access To Toilets
Our accessible toilet is located behind the stalls in the Crush Hall.

There is an accessible toilet in the Ipswich Corn Exchange.

Assistance Dogs

Assistance Dogs
Assistance dogs are welcome at both the Ipswich Regent Theatre and the Corn Exchange including the auditorium. If required, bowls of water can be supplied; please let us know when booking.

Essential Companions

Essential Companions
If you are unable to attend a performance without the support of a Carer or Companion, we offer a complimentary ticket for a carer/companion who is necessary for your visit. To book, or for more information, please contact our Box Office Team on 01473 433100 or by email at boxoffice@ipswich.gov.uk

Accessing Audible Information

Accessing Audible Information
The theatre has an induction loop system in place available on specific seats in the auditorium. For more information, or to book seats within this loop area, please call our box office on 01473 433100.

The Grand Hall of the Corn Exchange has an induction loop system in place. Please ask at the time of booking, or early on arrival if you wish to use this facility.