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The Woodville

Woodville Halls Woodville Place, Gravesend DA12 1DD, England
+44 1474 337459
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Great night out at an Amazing venue

Having lived I Gravesend for a few years now I had never visited The Woodville theatre before but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jon W
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Perfect for a local venue

I think this is one of the best local theatres there is. Always a good view of the stage... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2018
Donzerella
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Gravesend Kent
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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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  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“local venue” (3 reviews)
“bar staff” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Woodville Halls Woodville Place, Gravesend DA12 1DD, England
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+44 1474 337459
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having lived I Gravesend for a few years now I had never visited The Woodville theatre before but one evening I noticed that Michael Jackson impersonator Navi was due to perform here and with the wife being MJ mad I thought it would be a...More

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Reviewed July 2, 2018

I think this is one of the best local theatres there is. Always a good view of the stage. Lovely staff. Not a great choice of snacks for the break but I bring my own.

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Reviewed June 5, 2018

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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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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