Tag: Dartford

‘Will You Still Love Me, Tomorrow?’ Beautiful the Carole King Musical, Orchard Theatre, Dartford. 26.04.2022

Harriette Douglas steps in as guest Rose Reviewer: It was great to be back at the Orchard again just a week after my last visit. This week to see Beautiful, the Carole King musical, which was completely new to me. Taken from the Beautiful tour website: Carole King, the chart-topping music legend, was an ordinary girl with an extraordinary talent.… Read more →

‘The Name on Everybody’s Lips is Gunna Be…’ Chicago, Orchard Theatre, Dartford. 19.04.2022

Guest Reviewer Harriette Douglas took a trip to the Orchard for this weeks current run! Tonight’s treat was a trip down to the Orchard Theatre in Dartford to see Chicago, and oh my, isn’t it grand! I was really looking forward to this one; Chicago is one of my favourites, but it’d been about ten years since I’d seen it… Read more →

‘Fee Fi Fo Fum…’ Jack and the Beanstalk, Orchard Theatre, Dartford. 14.12.2021

Oh what a joy it was to be back starting Christmas with a pantomime, having been postponed from last years restrictions Jack and the Beanstalks brightens up the Orchard Theatre Stage to spread some joy at the end of again a very difficult year. Jack and the Beanstalk is the classic children’s tale, Jack, brother Simon, and mother Dame Trot… Read more →

‘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 →