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Auditorium Hire

Unique opportunities at The Woodville. Bring your show to The Woodville

We have a dedicated team who can advise you on the best private hire rates and who can tailor a package to your specific requirements, no problem. 

With a talented and experienced technical department, we also have a wide range of facilities available to hire to improve the success of your performance or function.  We’re here to advise, it’s what we’re good at.

Community is at the heart of The Woodville, and we welcome the opportunity to host community groups from across Gravesham.  We offer a community rate to eligible groups, just download the Community Group Application form and send it our way.

Our Main Auditorium and Studio theatre is available for private hire.

The Auditorium at The Woodvilee

The Auditorium

L 23.3m x W 21.3m x H8.2m
Max 665 or 720 persons

The Studio at The Woodville Theatre

The Studio

L 10.9m x W 11.9m x H3.7m
Max 150 persons

The Blake Gallery at The Woodville

Blake Gallery

Curved shape - 56 sq metres
Maximum 30 persons

The Kent Room at The Woodville Theatre

The Kent Room

L 14m x W 6.7m x H2.7m
Max 100 persons

Venue Hire - The Auditorium at The Woodville Theatre


The Auditorium

Size: L 23.3m x W 21.2m x H 8.2m

The main auditorium is capable of seating 650 patrons across three levels. It also has the flexibility to be transformed into a flat floor space for cabaret performances seating 300 at tables with a further 100 seated in the circle.

To discuss your private hire needs contact or call 01474 337611.

Venu Hire - The Studio at The Woodville Theatre


The Studio

Size: L 10.9m x W 11.9m x H 3.7m

Beneath the main Auditorium is our hidden gem; The Studio.

This smaller space is used to showcase our more intimate performances, and offers a powerful platform to entertain. The Studio has a flexible format and can accommodate up to 180 seated patrons, with a nice little bar at the rear of the seating area too.

The Blake Gallery


The Blake Gallery

Size: Curved shape - 56 sq metres

Our Blake Gallery, which is named after British painter and illustrator Sir Peter Blake, is Gravesend’s professional gallery space.   It houses wonderfully unique and enlightening exhibitions within The Woodville and is available for hire throughout the year.  The Blake Gallery has a maximum occupancy of 30 persons.  Share, educate, stimulate, inspire.

To find out more about hiring The Blake Gallery, call 01474 337611 or email

Kent Room Hire at The Woodville Theatre


The Kent Room

Size: L 14m x W 6.7m x H 2.7m

Our Kent Room is perfect for those smaller ceremonies and celebrations for up to 100 people. 

Situated outside of the main Auditorium it provides additional space for larger events or the perfect space for those more intimate occasions.  It also benefits from its very own bar meaning you certainly won’t go thirsty.

Here’s a little something extra… let us use our expertise to market your show, so we can help bring you the audience you truly deserve.

For private hire enquiries contact:

or call 01474 337611.

For technical advice contact

or call 01474 337266