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The Woodville

Woodville Halls Woodville Place, Gravesend DA12 1DD, England
+44 1474 337774
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Pantomime sleeping beauty

Good seats, £14 special price tickets, well worth it, Same old jokes but kids love it, new hi tech... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lorrainewallis
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Gravesend, United Kingdom
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Grandkids xmas panto

Having looked at local theatres a friend recommended the Woodville. We duly booked 4 tickets for... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Ngldbarnes
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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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Woodville Halls Woodville Place, Gravesend DA12 1DD, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 1 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

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Reviewed 23 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

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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!!

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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

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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Terribly cramped seating in a frightful building which was built in the early part off the 1970s. The building stands now is a reminder of the unfortunate architecture of the time.

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

went for my daughters drama production i am only 5 foot 5 but i was so cramped in the seats i felt i was on top of the person behind me and infont. way too hot not sure if they have air con. not impressed...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Had a great night again at the Woodville halls. Fairly small and cosy, but allows for a clear view of any show on this occasion or the cinema on others. You get a bit of a number bum but refreshments are close to hand and...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2017

There is so much going on here! Cinema is lovely and quiet, sit anywhere you choose and good prices too. At 11.00 AM show there is a free hot drink and biscuits for adults or squash and popcorn for the kids. An annual cinema pass...More

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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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