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Show, Fri 23 Feb 2018

Playhouse Theatre Whitstable

Playhouse Theatre Whitstable


Playhouse Box Office

01227 272042


104 High Street,

Events at this Venue


A History of Swing.

Re-live the glorious golden years of Swing and make new memories with modern day Swing greats!

Remember when a popular tune was one you could hum? Remember when dance music made your feet tap and your hips sway? Well come along, slip on your dancing shoes and move to the beat of a soulful swing music performance, or simply relax and let your mind take a journey down memory lane.

Join the Simply Swing Band and Singers and imagine you're there! With hits from famous artists including Peggy Lee, Frank Sinatra, Robbie Williams and Michael Buble along with some great band numbers from Glenn Miller and Benny Goodman, all performed by this great showband, taking you through the generations of Swing from pre-war to the modern day.

Simply Swing is more than just a live band, it is a professional production with clever visual graphics to enchant and melodies to lift the soul.

Songs include-Fly Me to the Moon, Come Fly With Me, Fever, Why Don’t you do Right ,Clementine, Mack the Knife, It had to be you, and many many more, There’s something for every generation to enjoy, from the glittering costumes, stunning vocals and the virtuoso musicians – some of the UK’s finest. So, what are you waiting for? Grab your tickets while you can, and boogie-woogie with Simply Swing.

Remember…….It Don’t Mean a Thing If It Ain’t Got That Swing.

Credit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Partial disabled access.

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 23 Feb 2018 19:45


Tickets £14.00



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Map reference: TR 106664  Lat: 51.35759 Long: 1.02465

Playhouse Theatre Whitstable is a 10 minute walk from Whitstable Station.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Whitstable station


  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

Partial disabled access.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)
    • YesHas a ramp

Public Areas

  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesHearing loop installed in public areas


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 2
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesEntrance is well lit


We have a bar which is accessed without steps, no food is sold. Our disabled lift is of the open type and travels on flight of stairs from ground level to the upper foyer.

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