The front entrance of the White Rock Theatre which has three doors and all with steps leading out and then a ramp to the right of the photo

The White Rock Theatre


We are Hastings largest entertainment venue and home to a great variety of live entertainment, stand up comedy, live music, touring theatre productions and an annual pantomime.

The beautiful Pavilion style venue is on the stunning coast of Hastings and has a lovely sea-view Café Bar. 


Mobility and/or building
  • Wheel Chair Accessible Entrance
  • Wheelchair Accessible Lift

Ramp to entrance doors which are wide and automatic – large push button inside and out. 

Auditorium – wheelchair space in stalls (accessed from foyer level). Ushers will show you to your seating area. Depending on where you are seated, carer may sit behind or next to wheelchair user. Circle not suitable for wheelchairs. 

There is a lift which goes to every level, and a chair lift down to Sussex Hall function room.

There are handrails on stairs.

Disabled Parking & Drop-off
  • Designated Disabled Parking

Situated on the main road at the front of the venue.

  • Accessible Toilets
  • Grab/Drop Down Rails
  • Baby Changing Facilities

There is a Unisex disabled toilet on the lower ground floor which is accessable by a lift. it is step free, has a wide door and sufficient space for a large electric wheelchair and and a carer. There is also an emergency pull-cord.

Hearing Assistance
  • Infrared system
The Unexpected
  • There are flashing lights
  • There can be sudden loud noise

Small spot laser lights are used

A tannoy is used for announcements/interval
Fire alarm (in emergency)

Audience is warned in advance about any audience participation, ask at time of booking. When the answer is unknown please enquire on the day of the show.


Offers & Events


White Rock Theatre
Hastings, TN34 1JX

This page was last updated on 11 Jul 2023