HUNDREDS of theatregoers have today been asked to send back tickets to Ipswich’s Regent theatre after seat numbers had to be reallocated. Though most...

HUNDREDS of theatregoers have today been asked to send back tickets to Ipswich’s Regent theatre after seat numbers had to be reallocated.

Though most shows are unaffected, theatre manager Hazel Clover has written to some customers asking them to send back tickets because seats were sold in advance of a £500,000 13-week refurbishment. . .

Shows affected include The Proclaimers on October 8 and Status Quo in November.

In the letter, Miss Clover said: “For some touring concerts, where the on-sale date was dictated by the artist, it was necessary to sell tickets for some dates prior to the new seating plan being fully approved and implemented. (Full Story)