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

Thursday 21 MARCH 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.

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Nest

Tuesday 26 MARCH 2019 Woodville Studio Theatre Nest SOLD OUT! Please Note: All adults and children must purchase a ticket. A stunning multi-sensory experience for pre-walking babies and their parents and carers. Unfolding in a custom-build performance tent, NEST takes audiences on a journey through the seasons, using playful poetry, song, captivating movement and tactile and sensory play. Gentle, surprising and magical. Audiences say: ‘Exceptional…every single element was spot on‘ ‘There was a sense of wonder and excitement. My child […]

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Star Seekers

Sunday 7 April 2019 Woodville Studio Theatre Star Seekers Do you want to fly to outer space? Visit a space station? Become a Star Seeker? Star Seekers Alph, Betty and Gammo need your help to save their space station, collect all the orbs and delve into the great unanswered question of the universe: what do astronauts really have for tea? Inspired by our childhood wonder of the universe, award-winning The Wardrobe Ensemble have created a unique theatrical experience for children. […]

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Shylock

Tuesday 23 APRIL 2019 Woodville Studio Theatre Shylock Running Time: 1 hour 30 mins with interval. ‘The tragic, funny and often unbelievable life of fiction’s most famous Jew’. Is Shylock the Jewish moneylender from The Merchant of Venice a villain or victim? Gareth Armstrong’s award winning solo play confronts these Jewish stereotypes through the eyes of his only friend – and the only other Jewish man in the whole of Shakespeare – Tubal. Promoted to centre stage from his minor […]

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How To Keep Time

Wednesday 15 MAY 2019 Woodville Studio Theatre How To Keep Time Using just his voice and an electronic drum kit, award-winning spoken word artist Antosh Wojcik explores the effects of dementia on speech, memory and family in his debut work for stage, How to Keep Time. Subtitled A Drum Solo for Dementia, this 60-minute show is a mesmeric display of drumming and spoken word in which poems become beats and beats become glitches in time. Antosh Wojcik tells the moving […]

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A State of Mind

Thursday 16 MAY 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 […]

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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. […]

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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, […]

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Electrolyte

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 […]

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