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The Hawth

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Address: The Hawth Theatre & Conference Complex Hawth Avenue, Crawley RH10 6YZ, England
Phone Number: +44 1293 553636
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The Hawth is one of the busiest arts venues in the south east. Open all...

The Hawth is one of the busiest arts venues in the south east. Open all year round the venue presents theatre, west end shows, dance, music, opera, comedy and more.

The venue includes a 855 seat Theatre, a 146 seat Studio, a Curzon Cinema and Sway Dance Studio. In the Summer the venue also has a woodland amphitheatre and outdoor marquee in which to present entertainment.

Disabled access and performances.

Free car parking. Restaurant and bars.

Also used for meetings, exhibitions and conferences.

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Shawshank

Went to see this play with my wife, reasonably priced tickets, good seats (3rd row centre where we found we wasn't craning our necks as much as the front two rows). Parking was... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2016
Mick C
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Horley, United Kingdom
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Crawley, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good night out with friends ....could do with longer time to get coffee......but still very enjoyable evening and good seats.

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crawley
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56 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been numerous times and always enjoy it. You can have a meal before the show if you want, there is a bar which does get very busy and the drinks can be a bit overpriced. The views and sound are always top notch. Parking is easy the first few rows you are looking up to the stage so try... More 

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United Kingdom
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44 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful Grimethorpe Band at 3p.m. and The Bootleg Shadows at 7.30p.m. Sheer joy, unfortunately spoiled by the second show taking place in The Studio, which is not conducive to comfortable sitting.

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Horley, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Went to see this play with my wife, reasonably priced tickets, good seats (3rd row centre where we found we wasn't craning our necks as much as the front two rows). Parking was easy and convenient, box office collection no problem but the bar was a little busy with, in our opinion, not enough staff working although we found it... More 

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TheHawth, Public Relations Manager at The Hawth, responded to this review

Thanks very much for the review Mick, glad you both enjoyed the show and the overall experience at The Hawth. We look forward to welcoming you back in the not too distant future! Thanks again. More 

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36 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

First visit to the Hawth, very impressed. Nice bar area, drinks a little pricey but you sort of expect that. Free parking, advice park to the left as you go in, easy to get out as you have right of way.l Great show if you get chance to see it do, good cast well acted and a great set.

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Thank Steve R
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38 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

A good variety of shows for all ages in a clean theatre. The staff are friendly and helpful and there is lots of parking

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Thank Sarah W
Crawley, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Love Glenn Miller, love Tommy Steele, but not together in the same body as I saw at the Hawth this evening. The two male leads ruined some beautiful tunes - poor Perfidia! Mrs Miller was beautiful, with a wonderful voice, but kissing her grand-dad on stage wasn't right. Star of the night was the orchestra, especially the four who acted... More 

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Thank JPA01
Brighton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Saw this brilliant show this week and thoroughly enjoyed every minute of it. Both actors/musicians were excellent throughout the entire performance and there was not one boring moment. The selection of Lennon music was just right. If you intend to see the show and are not "of a certain age" it would be beneficial to gen up on John Lennon... More 

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I have been visiting the Hawth on a semi regular basis for the last twenty years from my daughter performing to the yearly Panto and lots of other occasions. The big positive is you get to see 'west end' type shows at Crawley prices plus living in Crawley transport is much easier (I usually walk). There are many other positives... More 

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Hawth has some excellent shows especially some of the London Shows on tour. Outstanding recently was Alexander Burke in The Bodyguard. Wherever you are seated you get a great view Good theatre

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