Friends of the Regent

The Friends of the Regent is a voluntary group established in 1995 during the fight to save the Regent Theatre. Its primary activities are to support the theatre through the provision of Front of House services and fundraising.

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"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

Vol 8, No.1 newsletter of the Friends of the Regent. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

Vol 5, No.1 newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring profiles on new Committee members and Charles Forbes, Manager. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

Vol 4, No.1 newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring staff and their roles and an article on Stephen Fisher. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

Vol 9, No.1 newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring the Annual Report, and article on Jann Menalda. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

The seventeenth newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring information on Committee members and roles and an obituary for Mary Adelaide, Front of House volunteer. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

The fourteenth newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring an article on Kevin Hewetson and the State Theatre on Broadway, profiles on committee members and Annual Report The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

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Date
November 2002
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Palmerston North
 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

The fifteenth newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring a continuing article on Kevin Hewetson and the State Theatre on Broadway. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

The twelfth newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring profiles of some of the committee. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

The thirteenth newsletter of the Friends of the Regent. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

The sixteenth newsletter of the Friends of the Regent. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

The eleventh newsletter of the Friends of the Regent. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

The second magazine of the Friends of the Regent. It discusses the restoration and the "Re-opening Festival" programme. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

The first newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring the campaign update of the Regent Theatre Restoration. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

Vol 7, No.1 newsletter of the Friends of the Regent. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

Vol 7, No.2 newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring a profile on Peter Doherty and the Annual Report. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

Vol 3, No.1 newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring profiles on former staff Cornelis Van Dongen, Percy Chase and Val Kennedy, and current staff Janice Jones and AlistairCameron. Also obituaries for Ron Osbourne and Ian Ogier. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

Vol 3, No.2 newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring an article on the beginnings of the Friends of the Regent, the Annual Report and profiles on Jo-Ann Cowie and Pat Snoxell. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

Vol 2, No.2 newsletter (partial repeat of newsletter with same number, but with additional material) of the Friends of the Regent, featuring an obituary for Leo Bolter. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

Vol 6, No.1 newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring a profile on Barbara Ingram. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

 
"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

"In the Spotlight" - the magazine of the Friends of the Regent (Theatre)

Vol 5, No.2 newsletter of the Friends of the Regent. The Regent Theatre in Broadway, opened 4 July 1930 as a cinema and theatre. It was designed by Charles Hollingshed for owners Williamson Films Ltd, and built of reinforced concrete by Julian and Co at a cost of £46,000. One of its features is a solid marble staircase. In the 1990s the theatre was purchased by the Palmerston North City Council and restored as the city's premier theatre. It is leased to the Regent Theatre Trust Board who run the facility.

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