The White Rock Theatre
Receiving house with a capacity of 1066 (after the date of the famous local battle), hosting touring shows including opera, ballet, musicals and children's shows.
The former East Sussex Hospital was replaced by the theatre in 1927 and opened by Edward, Prince of Wales.
Past performers inlcude Motörhead, Russell Brand, Hot Chocolate, Eartha Kitt, Al Murray, Geri Halliwell, Jools Holland, Derren Brown, Ricky Tomlinson, Tim Vine and Greg Davies.
There is a cafe, stalls bar, circle bar and function rooms. There are a number of nearby car parks.
Events at this venue
There are 19 events at this location
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Ben Fogle: Tales From the Wilderness
TV adventurer Ben Fogle tours with his latest evening of storytelling.
Fri 24 Sep
£26.50 / 01424 462288
Burn The Floor
Kevin Clifton and Graziano Di Prima star in this high-energy ballroom dancing show.
Thu 27 May
£39–£46 / 01424 462288
The Doors Alive
Tribute to Jim Morrison's seminal LA rock crew. Expect renditions of classic hits such as 'Light My Fire', 'When the Music's Over' and 'Riders on the Storm'. The band recreate the sounds of the 60s using the same instruments that the Doors used in their heyday, including a Gibson G101, the Fender Rhodes Bass and a vintage…
Sat 19 Jun
£25.50–£25.70 / 01424 462288
Ed Byrne: If I'm Honest
The observational comic discusses whether he has any traits worthy of being inherited by his progeny. In addition to his time on the comedy circuit, Byrne has also become a recognisable face on the telly, featuring on Live At The Apollo, Mock The Week, *The Pilgrimage, Top Gear and QI.
Thu 29 Apr
£26.50 / 01424 462288
Fastlove: A Tribute to George Michael
An affectionate celebration of the life and music of George Michael including his early days with Wham!.
Sat 6 Nov
£29 (£26.80) / 01424 462288
From the Jam
Now featuring only one member From the Jam. Bruce Foxton is joined by Russell Hastings and drummer Steve 'Smiley' Barnard.
Fri 4 Jun
£31.75–£34.50 / 01424 462288
Go West, Paul Young
Hitting the road on a double bill tour, these two heavyweight chart toppers will be performing all their hits on a bumper bill of nostalgic pop! Celebrating 35 years, Go West were one of the most successful singer/songwriter duos of the 80’s. Formed in 1982 by Peter Cox and Richard Drummie, With Cox as lead singer and…
Tue 28 Sep
£34.50–£43.85 / 01424 462288
First came Neighbours, then the West End beckoned, not forgetting an appearance in the celebrity jungle. And now he's singing again, especially for us.
Sun 26 Sep
£41.10–£51 / 01424 462288
Jason Manford: Like Me
The comic hits the road again with more observational comedy.
Sat 8 Jan 2022
£31.50 / 01424 462288
Joel Dommett: Unapologetic (If That's OK?)
New stand-up hour from the English comedian and former I'm a Celebrity … contestant.
Fri 29 Oct
£21.50 / 01424 462288
John Bishop: Right Here, Right Now
Observational humour from the famed stand-up.
Wed 27 Oct
£36.50 / 01424 462288
Jonathan Pie: Fake News
Jonathan Pie provides more scathing take-downs of politicos and journalists alike.
Thu 23 Sep
£29 / 01424 462288
Jools Holland and His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra
Jools and his band play classic boogie woogie and rock'n'roll tunes for your merriment. Plus expect special guests adding their talents to the mix.
Fri 18 Jun
£37–£47 / 01424 462288
Josh Widdicombe: Bit Much …
The comedian and TV presenter returns.
Wed 5 May
£21.50 / 01424 462288
Kevin Bloody Wilson, Jenny Talia
In a world almost drowning in a tsunami of Political Correctness, Kevin Bloody Wilson stands out as a beacon for PC Pushback. Considered ‘The Worlds Funniest Australian’, Kevin Bloody Wilson is as dry and as rough as his Outback heritage. His latest stage performance FUPC, spotlights Political Correctness for what it is…
Mon 22 Nov
£29.50 / 01424 462288
Sarah Millican: Bobby Dazzler
Sarah Millican muses about throwing poo over a wall, floatation tanks and weight loss via the loss of a fingertip on her sixth international tour.
Thu 5 Aug
£30.50 / 01424 462288
Shalamar with Special Guest Phil Fearon & Galaxy
Wednesday 10 June Front Doors Open: 6.15pmAuditorium: 7.15pmShow Starts: 7.45pm To alleviate large queues we ask that you arrive in good time as there are bag searches in place. Where possible please bring small bags with you. Tickets: £36.50, £34.50 & 32.50* *A transaction fee of £1.25 per ticket is charged for…
Sun 6 Jun
£36.60–£40.92 / 01424 462288
Tim Vine: Plastic Elvis
English writer, actor and comedian Tim Vine returns with yet another hilarious stand-up show. Get ready for quick-fire one-liners from the pun-slinging maestro.
Thu 30 Sep
Prices to be confirmed / 01424 462288