The Anvil and The Haymarket

Various Shows Throughout the Year

Anvil Arts, the largest performing arts organisation in Hampshire, runs The Anvil, The Haymarket and The Forge in Basingstoke. It is managed by The Anvil Trust, an independent educational charity. It presents a varied and exciting range of shows – music, drama, comedy and pantomime.

The Anvil’s acoustics are renowned as among the top five in the country which makes for incredible musical experiences for audiences and artists alike. Hidden within The Anvil is The Forge, an intimate 90-seat studio space presenting world music, comedy and more. At the Top of Town lies The Haymarket, a small gem of a theatre with a programme including world-class drama.

For more information visit anvilarts.org.uk or call the box office on 01256 844244.


Stay With Us

Immerse yourselves in art at The Anvil, The Haymarket and The Forge in Basingstoke.

This year marks the Anvils 18th Birthday celebration and Anvil Arts have put together a fantastic programme of many different performances.

Whether you are here to see the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra or The Chieftains, you are guaranteed to have a great time. 

This season coincides with the Basingstoke Festival and they are presenting a programme in The Anvil and The Haymarket to help get Basingstoke in festive mood this summer.

Book now or call us on 0871 942 9094 and quote "IGBBB".

Contact Us

Holiday Inn Basingstoke, Grove Road, Basingstoke, RG21 3EE, United Kingdom
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0871 942 9004
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