Crawley’s The Hawth: What’s on? Where is it? Where can I park?

Hawth Threatre, Hawth Avenue. Crawley, West Sussex.  Picture: Liz Pearce
Hawth Threatre, Hawth Avenue. Crawley, West Sussex. Picture: Liz Pearce

The Hawth theatre is located in Crawley and offers a wide range of entertainment including artists, musicians, dancers and theatre performances, with more than 350 events taking place every year.

Facilities at The Hawth include a theatre with seating capacity for 855 people, the studio which seats 146, exhibition space, meeting rooms, a café, two bars and an amphitheatre.

Managed by Parkwood Theatres in partnership with Crawley Borough Council, The Hawth opened in 1988 and now attracts more than 150,000 customers a year.

Where is it?

The Hawth, Hawth Avenue, Crawley RH10 6YZ

www.parkwoodtheatres.co.uk/The-Hawth

To contact the box office, phone 01293 553636 (Monday-Saturday 10am-6pm) or email hawthboxoffice@parkwoodtheatres.co.uk

Nearest carpark: There is free car parking on site, with space for 250 cars.

Nearest railway stations: Three Bridges and Crawley

Which famous acts have played there?

There have been plenty of world-famous acts on at The Hawth over the last 30 years.

This includes Richard Wilson, Alexandra Burke, Nigel Havers, Pandit Ravi Shankar, Eddie Izzard, Jimmy Carr, Nigel Kennedy, Marti Pellow, Russell Brand, Miranda Hart, Stephen Mulhern and Derren Brown.

The Hawth also received a royal visit from Princess Diana, when she attended a performance of London City Ballet’s Romeo & Juliet in March 1992.

What’s on this season?

EXHIBITION ON SCREEN: DEGAS - November 6, 2018

10CC IN CONCERT - November 7, 2018

CINDERELLA IN HOLLYWOOD - November 9, 2018

MGC ENCORE: RED - November 10, 2018

STRINGS & THINGS - November 11, 2018

MAXIMUM R’N’B WITH THE MANFREDS - November 11, 2018

MONSTERS - November 13, 2018

CILLA THE MUSICAL - November 13, 2018

RSC: TROILUS AND CRESSIDA (CERT 12A) - November 15, 2018

ACOUSTIC BLUES WEEKEND - November 16, 2018

VIP EXPERIENCE AT THE HAWTH - November 16, 2018

WILL WILDE, STEVE JAMES AND BILL BOAZMAN - November 16, 2018

STORIES ON A STRING - November 17, 2018

AN EVENING OF ERIC & ERN - November 18, 2018

ROYAL BALLET LIVE ENCORE: LA BAYADERE - November 19, 2018

THE MATT MONRO STORY - November 19, 2018

NIGEL PRICE TRIO - November 20, 2018

BLUEBIRD CLUB - November 21, 2018

SARAH MILLICAN: CONTROL ENTHUSIAST - November 21, 2018

THE DREAMBOYS - November 22, 2018

SHAKUNTALA - November 24, 2018

CHRISTMAS BAZAAR AND HOMING SHOW - November 25, 2018

JAZZ LUNCH WITH MIKE PIGGOTT’S HOT CLUB TRIO - November 25, 2018

STEYNING SHOWCASE 2018 - November 25, 2018

AN AUDIENCE WITH SIMON REEVE - November 26, 2018

THE SENSATIONAL 60’S EXPERIENCE - November 28, 2018

THE KING & I: FROM THE LONDON PALLADIUM (CERT 12A) - November 29, 2018

THE MAGIC OF MOTOWN - November 29, 2018

ZOE LYONS: ENTRY LEVEL HUMAN - November 30, 2018

DANCE THROUGH THE DECADES - December 1, 2018

MARK BEBBINGTON PIANO RECITAL - December 2, 2018

ROYAL BALLET LIVE: THE NUTCRACKER - December 3, 2018

ALADDIN - December 7, 2018

ROY WOOD ROCK & ROLL CHRISTMAS SHOW - December 10, 2018

LITTLE STAR - December 11, 2018

EDDIE MARTIN: EDDIE’S STORY OF BLUES - December 12, 2018

CHRISTMAS GOTHIC - December 14, 2018

THE BIG ENORMOUS PRESENT - December 15, 2018

NT LIVE ENCORE: THE MADNESS OF GEORGE III - December 17, 2018

THAT’LL BE THE DAY - December 17, 2018

MAYPOLES TO MISTLETOE - December 18, 2018

SLEEPING BEAUTY - December 20, 2018

NT LIVE ENCORE:ANTONY & CLEOPATRA (CERT 12A) - December 23, 2018