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The Woodville

Woodville Halls Woodville Place, Gravesend DA12 1DD, England
+44 1474 337459
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Alice in Wonderland Easter Panto

Great Panto brought into the 21st century. Lots of humour for both children and adults. A... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kentmoggies
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Gravesend, United Kingdom
Friendly small venue

We’ve been to lots of family shows here and always enjoy ourselves. Staff are friendly and helpful... read more

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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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  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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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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+44 1474 337459
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago 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 3 weeks ago 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 5 weeks ago

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 22 January 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 3 January 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 2 January 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 24 December 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

Thank Cass1962
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

Came here with family and grandchildren to watch sleeping beauty. Show was fab and enjoyed by all. Will be back again next year!!

Thank Tracy L
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

Saw the really excellent Think Floyd, for the second time in my case. However - the behaviour of the guys sitting directly behind us took the edge right off the evening. They fidgeted, talked during the music and shoved the backs of our seats -...More

Thank Veronica H
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Claire P
1 January 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
10 November 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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