The Regent in Christchurch celebrates the release of Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (TBC PG) with a unique ‘70s event, that will utilise all of the Centre’s Stage and Screen facilities in one great big extravaganza – Mamma Mia Spectacular!


Abbas Angels Live on Stage Followed by Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (TBC PG).

Lots of Surprises on the Night, ‘70s Fancy Dress Competition


For one-night only, the iconic Regent Centre in Christchurch presents a fun-filled, movie and music extravaganza on Saturday 25 August 6pm for the August Bank Holiday weekend, to celebrate this summer’s blockbuster film release of Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again (TBC PG)

Joining in the fun on Saturday 25th August for the Mamma Mia Spectacular, will be the South Coast’s tribute band ABBA’s Angels, who will be meeting and greeting guests as they arrive for the event before taking to the stage for a singalong of ABBA’s favourite hits.

This will be followed by a screening of Mamma Mia 2: Here We Go Again (TBC PG) the eagerly anticipated sequel to the international hit of 2008, Mamma Mia, starring Amanda Seyfried, Meryl Streep, Julie Walters, Colin Firth, Pierce Brosnan, Cher and Stellen Skarsgård.

As a local charity for the local community, the Regent Centre endeavours to support local businesses in the area. Complimentary drinks will be provided courtesy of Conker Gin;

Glitter ball candy floss will come from Cloud Candy Floss; white chocolate truffles by Coco Confectionary and pre-show entertainment from the team at Urban Health and Fitness, with more attractions for the event to be announced shortly.

Mamma Mia, Here We Go Again!


Guests are encouraged to arrive in their best ‘70s gear, with prizes for the best dressed including two bottles of Conker Gin and 3-month membership plus a 60 minute massage for two people to Urban Health and Fitness, so dig out those platform boots, crushed velvet trousers and the Spandex jumpsuits!



For guests wanting something a little extra, the Regent Centre are offering a VIP upgrade package for just £15 extra per person. This will include exclusive use of the Circle Bar, two further complimentary Conker Gin and Tonics, milk chocolate salted caramel popcorn plus additional snacks throughout the event. Universal Pictures have also generously donated copies of the DVD or the original 2008 film, Mamma Mia, for the Regent’s VIP ticket holders.


Regent Centre General Manager Rupert Barrington saysWe are very excited to announce a new experience for the Regent Centre that combines what we do best – live entertainment and cinema – in our local, independent theatre. What better way to kick that off than with a ‘70s-night spectacular! I’m particularly proud to host businesses from the local area for this one-of-a-kind event for our community.”


Chairman of the Board Alastair Hoare says “We have some very exciting plans for the future of the Regent Centre to keep it sustainable, relevant and embedded in the local community. The Mamma Mia! Spectacular presents the first step in creating something truly unique and welcoming – both for the Regent and for the residents of Christchurch.”


The Mamma Mia 2 spectacular is on Saturday 25th August, doors open from 6pm. Tickets are £25 full price and £22 concession with a special VIP package at £15 extra per person Tickets can be purchased now from the Regent Centre box office, or by calling 01202 499 199,.


For local businesses looking to get involved with sponsorship, please contact Dominic Wong at