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Our venues offer versatile event spaces for the very best live entertainment on offer.

From smash-hit musicals to the biggest names in live music, stand-up comedy to ballet, we have it all. Our experienced team will be on hand every step of the way to seamlessly deliver your event.

Our aim is to offer the highest quality entertainment for our audiences and it’s important that each and every event reflects these high standards. For us to consider your event/show, please contact us via the Contact Form here.



As a presenting theatre, the Regent hosts a variety of events throughout the year. The theatre is programmed on a rolling basis, often a year in advance, so please send us full details of your event as early as possible.

Seated capacity – Up to 1539 seated.



Situated in the centre of Ipswich, the Corn Exchange is home to the town’s largest and most adaptable area, the Grand Hall. From standing gigs, to intimate comedy shows, conferences to club nights, if it’s versatility you’re after, the Corn Exchange is ideal.

Seated capacities:
By its very nature, the Corn Exchange can offer flexible seating layouts to accommodate individual hirer requirements including conference and theatre-style seating, unique layouts for sporting events, and limited capacity audiences suitable for amateur production licensing.

Full capacity seated (theatre style) – 736 sellable seats
Wrestling / central ring with 4 blocks – 613 sellable seats
Cabaret + trestle tables – 578 sellable seats
Amateur license layouts – standard layout capacity is 387 sellable seats

Standing capacity – 850 standing plus 176 seated balcony (1026 total).



Looking for something slightly different? Venues Ipswich offers a variety of centrally located meeting rooms, conferences spaces and rooms for hire.