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The Orchard Theatre

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Address: Home Gardens, Dartford DA1 1ED, England
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+44 1322 220000
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Mon - Sat 10:15 - 17:00

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We went to see Mo town at the orchard it is a good place for shows it's good value for money and we had a good time can't wait to see something else there .

Reviewed 6 days ago
Neil P
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to see Mo town at the orchard it is a good place for shows it's good value for money and we had a good time can't wait to see something else there .

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Thank Neil P
London
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great show, great cast and a thoroughly enjoyable show in a lovely local theatre. Good view of the stage from our Circle seats.

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Thank jah1959
Kent, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great shows and great locations definitely a place to see a show but parking can take a while afterwards to pay at pay machine like your get 40 people at a pay machine after a show

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Thank pezianni
Dartford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great for a good night out. if you live local I'd recommend their premier card (about £30 per year) to save loads on tickets and early booking. Easy parking close by and lots of pubs and restaurants nearby for before or after show.

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Thank Thedarts15
England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Orchard Theatre yesterday to see Russell Brand and he was brilliant by the way! We went as a family and decided to have dinner in the restaurant and by looking at the menu and the photos on the web it didn't seem too bad a decision. Although the food was 'nice' the ambience of the restaurant is... More 

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Thank Sunnies8
Swanscombe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Orchard is something all of us in Dartford can be proud of, it's a theatre that would give any London one a run for its money. The shows are great quality and value. I have seen Derren Brown Infamous here and Buddy Holly musical, both were fantastic experiences.

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Thank Josh261995
Kent, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful, lovely and classic theatre. Wouldn't be out of place in a London location and certainly stands up to what is showing. Great bar service, great sound, great acts, just great all round. We're lucky to have a place like this in a town centre in Dartford.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Theatre was better than I thought it would be. Tickets reasonably priced as was the bar drinks & the seats had a great view of the stage. Al Murray was pure genius as always!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We travelled for 2 hours from Hastings to see The Wedding Singer on Saturday night as it wasn't showing anywhere closer to home. I was extremely pleased with how lovely the cinema was! We parked at the train station car park and literally walked 2 minutes over the bridge, straight to the theatre. Our seats were in a brilliant position.... More 

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice theatre, good shows, low key but organised and friendly. Take care when booking some seats as knee room is tight especially on front row of circle. All round View with no obstacles to restrict view.

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