Events at the Hawth Theatre are individual, unique, entertaining, professional and often inspiring. From large corporate functions to intimate private parties, the catering, facilities and atmosphere of the venue is suited perfectly to the client's needs and wishes. With an array of multi-functional spaces and highly-skilled team of both technical staff and chefs, every event becomes a special occasion, and special occasions become unforgettable experiences.
Opened in 1988, The Hawth offers one of the liveliest and most diverse programmes of arts and performance in the south east. 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, blues, folk, jazz and world music, children's shows, workshops and community events.
Set in a 38 acre wooded site, The Hawth's facilities include the Theatre (seating 855), Studio (seating 146), a permanent foyer exhibition space, 7 meeting rooms, Arts Café coffee shop and bistro, two bars and an outdoor marquee and amphitheatre used for performances throughout the summer.
Hiring The Hawth
The Hawth is a unique and inspiring venue and a perfect choice for your business or hospitality event. It will provide your members and delegates with a distinctive and memorable experience. The flexibility of our range of rooms and spaces ensures that whether you're hosting an informal meeting, exhibition, conference or product launch, we can tailor a space to suit your individual needs and budget.
Whether you are looking for a unique wedding reception venue, throwing a big birthday bash or celebrating a special anniversary, The Hawth's flexible layout lends itself to a variety of functions and is regularly hired for private events including:
• Wedding and receptions
• Wedding anniversaries
• Birthday parties
• Staff Christmas parties
• Business award ceremonies
The Hawth Spotlight Room can cater for parties of 40 - 120 and our experienced in-house catering team can create the perfect menu to complement your celebration.