Musicals in the Park

After the great success of the Ashdown Park picnic concerts last year, TOO DARN HOT - the West End’s leading show band - are back by popular demand!

Too Darn Hot, which features top singers and musicians from the West End, will be performing a fabulous afternoon of showstopping show tunes in our manicured lawns, while we serve you a scrumptious afternoon tea. 

Be transported to the West End with a wonderful selection of songs, with songs from long-running shows such as Phantom of the Opera, Les Misérables, Chicago and The Lion King to the contemporary hits of today such as Hamilton, Wicked and Mamma Mia. They will also be performing songs from recent musical movies such as Steven Spielberg’s Westside Story to classic musical films such as My Fair Lady, Guys & Dolls and Mary Poppins. And many more!

Book Champagne Afternoon Tea which will be served at your own table on the terrace or lawns overlooking the performance.
£86.50 per person.

Or, bring your own blanket and find your perfect spot to sit with our Afternoon Tea picnic, with a choice of soft drink, tea or coffee.  
£70.00 per person 

Children's Package: £42.50 per child.

For more information or to make a booking please contact our reservations team on 01342 824988 or email

More about Too Darn Hot

Too Darn Hot stars leading singers and musicians direct from London’s West End who have performed in shows such as Phantom of the Opera, Les Misérables, Wicked, Joseph, Grease, Singing in the Rain, The Sound of Music, A Chorus Line and Chicago and regularly perform on Friday Night is Music Night.  
Too Darn Hot has played to sell out audiences across the UK and abroad ranging from The Royal Festival Hall and The Albert Hall in London to open-air concerts at Hever Castle and Ashdown Park, from private Palazzo’s in Florence to Stadiums in Berlin, and they thrill audiences wherever they go!