Tag: Dartford

‘Treguna Mekoides Trecorum Satis Dee’ Bedknobs and Broomsticks, Orchard Theatre, Dartford. 25.11.2021

When I heard that this brand new musical was coming out on tour, but also that it was coming to a theatre close to me I was so excited. Being a personal favourite of the Disney industry, Bedknobs and Broomsticks flew to the stage perfectly! Based on the iconic 1971 Disney movie of the same name, Bedknobs and Broomsticks tells… Read more →

‘Murder at Haversham Manor’- The Play That Goes Wrong, Orchard Theatre, Dartford. 21.09.2021

It was back at the Orchard Theatre to watch my first play in what felt like forever! I was not disappointed and couldn’t wait to see tonights performance of Mischief Theatre’s The Play That Goes Wrong. Mischief theatre is a drama company that specializes in improvised theatre, formed in 2008 they have had great successes with many successful comedy productions both… Read more →

‘Born to Hand Jive, Baby!’ – Grease, Orchard Theatre, Dartford, Kent. 14.09.2021

With much joy, it was back to the Orchard Theatre to see this weeks production opening of ‘Grease.’ Grease is the 50s musical classic, it tells the tale of Danny Zuko, and Sandy. Having met during the summer holidays and fell in love, they believed at first it was a summer romance. But when Sandy unexpectedly enrols at Rydell High, she… Read more →

‘Dammit Theatre…Ive Missed you!’ – Rocky Horror Show, Orchard Theatre, Dartford 31.08.2021

After 531 days, the Orchard Theatre has finally opened its doors to the public following the Pandemic which shut down many theatres. It was also the first theatre show I was seeing since February last year, to say I was excited was an understatement as i have missed the thing that I adore and allows me to escape. Tonights show… Read more →

Lady Chatterley’s Lover – Orchard Theatre, Dartford. 20.02.2020

Another week, another lucky viewing and tonight’s would by my second play of the year. Along with this also, it would be the first viewing of a new Tilted Wig production, Lady Chatterley’s Lover. Lady Constance Chatterley has found herself trapped in a loveless marriage. Her husband Clifford Chatterley injured in battle, is unable to satisfy the sexual desires of… Read more →

‘A Tough Act to Follow’ -Curtains a Musical Whodunnit, Orchard Theatre, Dartford. 25.11.2019

To kick start a few days off, what better way than to enjoy a press night and the opening night of current UK tour of Curtains a musical whodunnit. It’s opening night of Broadway-bound musical Robbin Hood, star Jessica Cranshaw has been murdered on stage during the company bows. The entire cast and stage crew are suspects, in walks local… Read more →

‘Fantastic…’ Abigail’s Party, Orchard Theatre, Dartford 01.04.2019

It was back to the Orchard Theatre, Darford for another press night, tonight was Mike Leigh’s play Abigail’s Party. Beverly Moss invites her new neighbours, Angela and Tony, who moved into the road just two weeks ago, over for drinks. She has also invited her neighbour Susan (Sue), divorced for three years, whose fifteen-year-old daughter Abigail is holding a party… Read more →