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Address: Earl Street, Maidstone ME14 1PL, England
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Small, intimate local Theatre

I've know the Hazlitt Theatre as both performer, Director and audience over the last 40 years. Facilities have been added to over the years but thankfully the intimate... read more

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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I've know the Hazlitt Theatre as both performer, Director and audience over the last 40 years. Facilities have been added to over the years but thankfully the intimate performance space with a traditional proscenium arch has remained unchanged. Seating in the region of 350 souls, your never further than forty feet from the stage, with excellent sight lines from all... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Had such a brilliant night. We had seats in block behind the front stall and had loads of leg room because we had seats in the front row and there is no barrier. I do feel that their prices could be a bit lower at the bar as it was pricy, I took my own bottle of water with me.... More 

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Thank Suzy K
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

First time seeing a pantomine at Hazlitt theatre. We booked late but managed to get seats near the front. The pantomine was Sleeping beauty. The show was good and entertaining. I do prefer a pantomine with more famous faces. The seating was as you expect, not the most comfortable and can be cramp if you have long legs. The bar... More 

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Thank Destiny3168
Gillingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

Our first visit to The Hazlett, we watched Cirque Enchanted. Our seats in the balcony gave us a good view of the stage. The seating is showing its age as the whole row wobbled when ever anyone moved. The bar is OK but £7 for a glass of plonk is a bit steep. Would return if there is something we... More 

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Thank EODUK
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Went to the 11am show with my hubby (we are big kids at heart). Great show the cast were amazing. Typical panto with lots of laugh and audiance participation. Looking forward to next years panto. Only complaint it was very cold inside the theatre. Not sure if that was due to us sitting in the middle of the front row... More 

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Thank Deb-Deb72
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

A great family pantomime. I loved the chorus of little children, they put their heart and soul into the singing and dancing. The only negative would be the costumes, the fairy looked very shabby.

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Thank Barbara B
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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing panto as always a talented funny and professional cast !!! And yummy dancers!!! I took my Nan to see it today and I loved it so much that I'm coming again with a friend and we've got front row seats on Friday for the matinée!! Wish the cast all the best with the rest of the run!!! Xxx

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Thank James C
Canvey, null, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

Excellent show on Boxing Day afternoon. Well done to Jasmin who had to step in at the last minute to play Sleeping Beauty. All the cast were enthusiastic and seemed to be enjoying themselves as much as the audience were. Roll on Cinderella next year.

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Thank Wendy W
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

Great theatre to watch panto. Small but perfect size.great audio and visual. Seats comfy and didn't itch! Just wish the ice cream was cheaper!

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Thank glamama
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Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

First time at the Hazlit , been down in kent performing in panto so thought id check this one out. See about 12 a year and wasnt sure what to expect , but this show was a delight!! A great ensemble pantomime , all the cast were fantastic, and lovely to see Adam Borzone (chairman of the music hall society)... More 

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