Regent Theatre Dunedin

The Regent Theatre is Otago's premier entertainment venue and is recognised as being the only large scale auditorium with a Proscenium Arch for the performing arts in the region.The Regent Theatre takes pride of place in the lower half of Dunedin’s central Octagon, and delivers an annual program encompassing all genre of theatre, dance, and operatic performances. The Regent Theatre also provides a stunning backdrop to three film festivals each year supported by the recent purchase of a Digital Cinema Projector. The venue is a versatile staging space providing facilities that regularly support many different community events, university graduations, school productions, black tie dinners, and conference delegates in amongst the performance calender.



Location and contact information

Regent Theatre
The Octogon
PO Box 5036
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Sarah Anderson
General Manager
Phone: 03 4776481
Fax: 03 477 4726

Capacity Information

  • Theatre
  • Conference/Meeting

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