Theatre


Detling Players

We put on two productions per year, in spring and autumn, plus other events.

Meetings

Detling Village Hall
Pilgrims Way
Detling
Maidstone
ME14 3EY

Various

Price

Productions £10 - £12 Other events from £5

Flair Performing Arts

Drama, singing and dance (Ballet, Tap, Modern, Contemporary, Street, Irish, Latin & Ballroom)

Meetings

Warmlake Dance Studios,
Sutton Valence, ME17 3LQ

YMCA, Melrose Close, ME15 6BD

Madginford Hall, Egremont Road,
Bearsted, ME15 8LH

St Nicholas Church Hall,
Poplar Grove,
Allington, ME16 0DE

9am - 9pm every day: Warmlake Dance Studios
Mon - Thurs: YMCA
Tues & Thurs: Bearsted
Mon, Fri & Sat: Allington

Price

From £20 per month

Hazlitt Youth Theatre

Weekly drama workshops

Meetings

Hazlitt Theatre
Earl Street
Maidstone
ME14 1PP

Mon: 5pm - 7pm 11 - 14 yrs;
Mon: 7:15pm - 9:15pm 15 - 18 yrs
Tues: 5pm - 7pm 11-14 yrs 
Tues: 7:15pm - 9:15pm 15 - 18 yrs
Weds: 5pm - 6:30pm 6 - 11 yrs 
Thurs: 5pm - 6:30pm 6 - 11 yrs 
Sat: 11am - 12:30pm 6 - 11 yrs

Price

11-18 yrs: £70 term (10 weeks) £5 annual membership fee 6-11 yrs: £65 term (10 weeks) £5 annual membership fee

Lenham Film Club

We show films, old and new, on our large screen.

Meetings

Lenham Community Centre
Groom Way
Lenham
Maidstone
ME17 2QT

2nd Friday 7.30pm
(occasional matinees)

Price

£6 annual membership £4 members £5 non-members

Maidstone Amateur Operatic Society

Musical theatre

Meetings

Maidstone Bowls Club
Buckland Road
Maidstone
ME16 0SD

Mondays 7.30pm

Price

Membership £45 Show fee £20

Maidstone Film Society

We are a friendly film society showing 12 films a year with an interesting mix of films from the UK and around the world. Membership is open to anyone over the age of 18. Maidstone Film Society is for anyone who loves cinema and wants to watch a wider and more challenging range of films than shown by mainstream cinemas.

Meetings

Hazlitt Theatre
Earl Street
Maidstone
ME14 1PP

Films are shown on
Monday evenings from
September - May

Price

Full year membership rates start at £37 Half year memberships may be available from December.

Mandy Ellen Performing Arts

Meetings

29 Earl Street
Maidstone
Kent
ME14 1PF

Mon - Sat: 9am - 9pm

Price

Please see website for details

Razzamataz Theatre School

Drama, dance and singing classes for ages 2 - 18yrs.

Meetings

Cornwallis Academy
Hubbard's Lane
Loose
Maidstone
ME17 4HX

Every Sat during term time

Price

From £7.16 per week (please see website for full details)

The Amelia Appleby School of Performing Arts

Performing Arts classes for children aged 2½ to 18 years

Meetings

Valley Park School
Huntsman Lane
Maidstone, ME14 5DT

Most classes on Sat 
Tues: Adults
Fri: Senior Contemporary

Price

Two weeks FREE trial sessions for new students. Fees vary depending on length of class and age.

West Kent Speakers Club

Improve speaking competence and build self-confidence in a friendly, supportive environment. We are affiliated to the Association of Speakers Clubs - a UK organisation run by volunteers to help members become better communicators. New members always welcome and can try out a couple of meetings before joining.

Meetings

The Early Bird
Grove Green
Maidstone
ME14 5TQ

2nd Weds 7.30pm

Price

First 2 meetings free

Willington Players

Amateur drama group producing two performances at the Hazlitt Theatre each year.

Meetings

Downswood Community Centre
Chiltern Close
Downswood
Maidstone
ME15 8XG

Mon & Thurs 7.30pm

Price

£25 per year plus £1.50 per session