What’s On – Studio

What's up next in the Woodville Studio Theatre

Drama, stand-up comedy,

kids' shows, music,

and Santa's on his way...

The Woodville Studio

Comedy Club

23 MAY – 25 JULY 2019 Woodville Studio Theatre Comedy Club “Regularly featuring the cream of British stand-up talent, Off The Kerb Comedy & Curry is a great night out for any connoisseur of comedy” – The Guardian Comedy Club is an unrivalled night of entertainment in Gravesend and features comedy sets from a group of leading comedians. *Line-up subject to change.


Mothers Ruin

Tuesday 4 JUNE 2019 Woodville Studio Theatre Mothers Ruin Running Time: 1 hour 30 mins – Including Interval  NCM in association with The Ginstress present Mother’s Ruin: A Cabaret About Gin Created by Maeve Marsden, Libby Wood, Anthea Williams, Jeremy Brennan and Elly Baxter (The Ginstress) Directed by Anthea Williams Starring Maeve Marsden and Libby Wood Musical direction Jeremy Brennan Equal parts historical and hysterical, lose yourself in the company of sailors, barmaids and bootleggers in this darkly comic cabaret. […]


My Kind of Michael

Thursday 13 JUNE 2019 Woodville Studio Theatre My Kind of Michael Ever since he was a kid, Nick has loved Michael Barrymore. In this heartfelt tribute, Nick invites you to experience the turbulent love affair between entertainer and audience. Nick uses his critically-acclaimed storytelling style, made popular from international hit show Bubble Schmeisis (“generous and poignant” ★★★★ The Stage), and Barrymore’s iconic shticks, to weave his own story alongside Barrymore’s dramatic rise and fall. With live music and gags aplenty, […]



Tuesday 25 JUNE 2019 Woodville Studio Theatre Electrolyte Running Time: 1 hour Electrolyte is a multi award-winning piece of gig theatre that powerfully explores mental health for a contemporary audience. Written in spoken word poetry and underscored by original music ranging from ‘blasts of sound to lyrical sweetness. Electrolyte is the winner of the Mental Health Fringe Award, The Stepladder Award, The LET Award, The Voice Mag Pick of The Fringe Award and the Pleasance Best Newcomer Award 2018. This […]


Woodville Summer School

12 – 16 AUGUST 2019 Woodville Studio Theatre Woodville Summer School Join us for five days of creative fun, exploring a variety of skills for all budding performers. Learn about Voice, Physical Theatre, Character Development, Improvisation and a whole lot more! For ages 7 – 12 years. 9am – 3pm each day with a showcase performance on Friday. £60 per child/ £40 for siblings


Dinosaur Workshop

Tuesday 20 AUGUST 2019 Woodville Studio Theatre Dinosaur Workshop Bendy Dinosaur sculptures – create fabulous dinosaurs with bendy wire and loads of exciting materials 2 hours, 2pm – 4pm 4 – 12 years – under 8s to be accompanied by an adult


Slime Workshop

20 – 21 AUGUST 2019 Woodville Kent Room Slime Workshop Make and Experiment with slime. Try lots of different colours and textures and then decorate pots to take them home 2 hours, 11am  – 1pm. 4 – 12 years – under 8s to be accompanied by an adult


Bird Puppet Workshop

Wednesday 21 AUGUST 2019 Woodville Kent Room Bird Puppet Workshop Make simple bird puppets inspired by birds from around the world! Using a fantastic range of materials to make something amazing to take home 2 hours, 2pm – 4pm 4 – 12 years – under 8s to be accompanied by an adult


A State of Mind

Thursday 10 OCTOBER 2019 Woodville Studio Theatre A State of Mind 16+ (Guideline) Contains strong language  A State of Mind is a one-woman verbatim piece about mental health. Have you ever thought you might be a bit wonky?  Billie has!   In A State of Mind we meet and hear about her struggles in life and how she overcomes them. Using the headphone verbatim (or recorded delivery) performance method provides an intimate and detailed insight into mental health, the use of medicinal and recreational drugs and how relationships form the ways in which we live. If […]


Suzi Ruffell: Dance Like Everyone’s Watching

Thursday 7 November 2019 Woodville Studio Theatre Suzi Ruffell: Dance Like Everyone’s Watching Age Restriction: 14+ Suzi Ruffell has made a name for herself by turning tragedy and anxiety into big laughs. This year she is actually happy. This show answers the question: are all stand-ups at their best when they are miserable? Fingers crossed no! Of course, the world is still completely f**ked – so don’t worry, it won’t be too joyous. A mix of storytelling, observations, a dash of social politics and […]