The Hawth Crawley

Venue details

  • Programme Manager: Dave Watmore
  • Telephone: 01293 438113
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  • Twitter: @thehawthcrawley
  • Capacity: Main Theatre 845 Studio Theatre 146
  • Features: Catering, Disabled Access, Parking,
  • Address: The Hawth, Hawth Avenue, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 6YZ

The Hawth Theatre is one of the south’s liveliest arts venues playing host to an exciting and diverse mix of theatre, dance, music, comedy, concerts, film and visual arts.

Set in a 38 acre wooded site, The Hawth’s facilities include the Theatre (seating 855), Studio (seating 146), a permanent foyer exhibition space, 8 meeting rooms, ArtsCafé coffee shop and bistro, two bars and an outdoor marquee and amphitheatre used for performances throughout the summer.

The programme of events includes over 350 performances and events every year, attracting over 170,000 paying customers to the venue and many more to events across the town. The quality, range and diversity of the events have established the theatre as one of the most respected venues in the South East of England.

The Hawth plays host to artists, musicians, dancers and performers from around the world, from household names and West End shows to artists presenting new performance, theatre music, dance, comedy and film.

The Studio presents the best in contemporary theatre and dance from across the globe, blues, folk, jazz and world music, children’s shows, workshops and community events.

The theatre is regularly hired by both local and national businesses and arts organisations as a venue for conferences, exhibitions and events.

For more information please visit or call 01293 553636