One Actor, Thirty Characters, Sixty Minutes. Immerse yourself in ‘HAWK’ a one man show like no other

Welcome to Sunnyreach, a beautiful bad-land housing some of the sharpest shooters, outlaws, and one wannabe hero. When John Hawk travels from his small-town across the West for some adventure he winds up with one bad case of mistaken identity. Will John become a hero, or does fate have something else in store? Place your bets.

Armed with just a chair, Lewis Doherty mimes every prop, makes every sound effect and brings to life over thirty characters! Mount up and immerse yourself in HAWK the action packed, gun slingin’, Wild West one man stage show!


BEASTHOUSE are an award winning, critically acclaimed, theatrical production company. The work they produce is physical, filmic, and funny. Using just performers and the audiences imagination, they create entertaining, compelling and epic stories on stage. Through referencing popular and cult culture genres they push the boundaries of theatre to create dynamic, ambitious, and cinematic shows. They believe theatre can be a really great night out.

More about Lewis Doherty

Lewis is an East Midlands based actor, writer, and theatre-maker. After studying Drama & Theatre Arts at the University of Birmingham he then trained as an actor at the Oxford School of Drama. Lewis has starred in Hood Documentary (BBC) and Enterprice (BBC), and was one quarter of award winning sketch comedy group Laughing Stock. As the writer and creator of The Beast Trilogy. Lewis has received critical success with his shows. Selling out at the Edinburgh Fringe and touring to UK theatres and festivals including The Lowry, Salford, The Other Room Cardiff, The North Wall Oxford, Nottingham Playhouse, Birmingham
REP, Latitude Festival, and Soho Theatre.

Critics Reviews for Previous Work

“A show you really shouldn’t miss”
5 rating
Everything Theatre
“Creativity and talent by the bucket-load”
5 rating
Three Weeks
“If I could give it six stars I would”
5 rating
The Crumb