Creative Learning

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We are proud to have a varied creative and exciting programme running at the Orchard Theatre, and we would love for you to get involved.

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Our classes and workshops

Ukulele Club

Have you ever wanted to learn a new skill? Now’s your chance! Come along to one of our most popular clubs! With a dedicated ukulele teacher.

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Orchard Theatre Choir

A friendly daytime choir singing songs from a variety of musicals. Learn the songs from our season of shows! Led by a professional Musical Director.

Every Tuesday: 10:30am- 12:30pm. £10 per session

Gardening Club

Have you got green thumbs? Enquire about joining up and digging in!

Gardening Club is a friendly group that volunteers to keep the grounds around The Orchard Theatre beautiful and weed-free.

We meet every Tuesday to weed, water, plant and prune then relax with a cup of tea to enjoy the fruits of our labour.

Chair Fit

Seated Exercise Class Every Monday, starting Mon 29 January, 10.15am – 12.15pm £5 per session for the first 12 weeks, first session FREE. Pay as you go. Includes exercise class, followed by tea, coffee and a chat.

Summer Youth Project

Join us for our Summer Youth Project! Calling all young performers aged 9 -19 and young technicians aged 16 -19. Audition for your chance to take part in a fantastic fortnight in August. Spend a fortnight working with a director, choreographer and musical director to learn the show and perform on stage for 4 shows!

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OT Bring It On SYP 2024
West End Masterclass 1200 x 600 March 2024

West End Masterclass

Delivered by The Orchard Theatre, Dartford Council & Pivotal Productions C.I.C. This event is aimed at those 18+ who have or are about to graduate from an HE performing arts institution to work with others in a creative way and connect and build an inclusive supportive network regardless of where you have trained. Take part in a series of workshops, hone your craft and deliver a final showcase performance.

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