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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)

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.

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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.

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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)

The nineteenth newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring the Annual Report and 75th anniversary 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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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 eighteenth newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring the Annual Report and Committee member profiles.

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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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 third magazine of the Friends of the Regent, after the opening. It discusses the opening, activities of the Theatre, a staff reunion and more.

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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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 seventh newsletter of the Friends of the Regent. It features an article on Wattie Gibsone, a cast member of a short silent movie, called "Frances of Feilding", Annual Report and profiles some of the committee members.

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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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)

Newsletter (unnumbered) of the Friends of the Regent, featuring an article on the beginnings 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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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 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.

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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 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.

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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 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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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)

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.

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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)

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.

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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 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.

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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.

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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 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.

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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)

Newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, before the re-opening.

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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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 fifth newsletter of the Friends of the Regent. It features a report by Val Kennedy on working at 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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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)

Newsletter (unnumbered) of the Friends of the Regent, featuring an article the saving of the Regent, and profiles of staff and Evelyn Strugnell, Committee member.

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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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)

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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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 nineth newsletter of the Friends of the Regent, featuring a history of saving the Regent, Annual Report and profiles of committee members.

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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Palmerston North
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