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We are award-winning creative technical production experts. It’s our job to help make your productions look and sound amazing. And after 30 years in the business, we really know our stuff.

Named by the London Stock Exchange in 2015 as one of the ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’, we believe every show or production should be an incredible experience. Through our equipment hire, permanent installation and create services we create bespoke technical solutions to meet your specifications and bring your vision to life.

Many of our knowledgeable staff started their careers in the theatre and this expertise, combined with a genuine enthusiasm for live performance, means we share a fundamental understanding of the diverse technical needs of a theatrical production. Hawthorn has supplied equipment to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival for over 26 years and supported many touring productions including Magic Mike Live, Only Fools and Horses the Musical, Killer Joe, 9 to 5 the Musical and Matilda the Musical. You can be confident that our team will provide all the support you need.

Open 7 days a week, we have a huge state-of-the-art range available for hire, from lighting, sound and video to staging, power, rigging and drapes.

We also install lighting, sound, video and related equipment into a huge range of venues, working sensitively within each space to create a technical infrastructure tailored to deliver the performance capabilities you wish to achieve. We sell equipment from leading manufacturers too.

For more information please contact us on: 01664 821 111 or via email