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The Woodville Theatre

Woodville Halls Woodville Place, Gravesend DA12 1DD, England
+44 1474 337459
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Excellent Venue in Centre of Town

The Woodville is an excellent venue smack bang in the middle of town. Easy access for trains and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
maijc
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Kent, United Kingdom
Wind in the willows

A great production - very enjoyable. Our seats were excellent. The children really enjoyed their... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
jacksonga_11
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London, United Kingdom
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Built in 1968 as part of the new Civic Centre, Woodville Halls has hosted dance schools, local shows and national talent. Our main auditorium is capable of seating 650 patrons across three levels or of being transformed into a flat floor space for cabaret performances for 380 seated at tables and 100 seated in the circle. Beneath the Main Auditorium is our Studio Theatre, sponsored by O2 Gravesend. This space is used to present familiar plays and new pieces of theatre and play hosts to our monthly Comedy Club. The Studio Theatre, sponsored by O2 Gravesend can accommodate up to 180 seated patrons and has a bar at the rear of the seating area.
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“local venue” (2 reviews)
“bar staff” (4 reviews)
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Woodville Halls Woodville Place, Gravesend DA12 1DD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Woodville is an excellent venue smack bang in the middle of town. Easy access for trains and buses, with a number of excellent car parks so convenient if you are driving. The venue is cosy clean and welcoming. It has a great bar and...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

A great production - very enjoyable. Our seats were excellent. The children really enjoyed their easter treat.

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Reviewed April 13, 2018

Great Panto brought into the 21st century. Lots of humour for both children and adults. A brilliant cast and wonderful costumes. Great view of the stage and could hear everything that was said. Ticket value was worth the money.

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Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

We’ve been to lots of family shows here and always enjoy ourselves. Staff are friendly and helpful. Very impressed by Panto Jack and the Beanstalk - great fun, the kids loved it. The venue is small - perfect for kids who get easily overwhelmed in...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Been here many times also a good venue got good shows on aroy d the year. Went to my first comedy and curry night last week great value for money lovely evening out with the family and good atmosphere would definitely go again. Drinks and...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2018

Woodville Halls Theatre is a venue located at the heart of Gravesend.It seats approximately 800.The auditorium acts as a space for theatre,concerts,banquets,wedding receptions and trade shows.The purpose of my visit was to see the Indian Punjabi singer Satinder Sartaaj.WHAT a performance it was- a 3...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Good seats, £14 special price tickets, well worth it, Same old jokes but kids love it, new hi tech set, indoor fireworks, cast all good,

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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Having looked at local theatres a friend recommended the Woodville. We duly booked 4 tickets for the morning performance of Sleeping beauty on 27th December. Ample parking in public car parks behind theatre, £1.80 for three hours. Foyer was busy and not a lot of...More

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Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

Went here for the 4th year in a row to the pantomime with my 2 daughters who are 11 & 8 and yet again had a great time. Much better than Dartford panto and yet again Silly Billy was the star of the show, so...More

Thank David F
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Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

I visited here for the first time for my grandchildren to see sleeping beauty the acting was good but the theatre is small the seats are a bit cramped and too close to the stage. My grandchildren want to go next year to see mother...More

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Claire P
January 1, 2017|
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Response from James Kevin R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you will be in the main seating area, which is a fair place to sit.
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Louise K
November 10, 2016|
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Response from claireabel123 | Reviewed this property |
Not bad but I would go a few rows back.
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