Galleries and theatres

The thriving and established arts scene in Medway offers a range of arts activities and events with a local, regional and international significance.

The theatres in the area provide an exciting range of entertainment for all ages - check out The Central Theatre for big performances and big names, The Brook theatre for community productions, comedy, jazz and folk evenings, dance and drama classes and workshops and The Medway Little Theatre for regular performances of a quirky and intimate nature.

The area has a fast developing arts scene. Rochester's historic High Street is home to a host of lively cafe bars, museums, independent shops and galleries. Visit the contemporary art gallery at Medway Visitor Information Centre, the occasional exhibitions at Eastgate House, the Zandra Rhodes Gallery at the University of the Creative Arts and the Nucleus Arts Centre, just off Chatham High Street.

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