WHAT TO SEE AND DO in cornwall
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Theatre & Cinema
Minack Theatre, Porthcurno TR19 6JU
One of the great sights of Cornwall, indeed, an extraordinary phenomenon; an Open Air Theatre cut out of the cliff side affording stupendous views. Season of plays, musicals, operas in unique 750 seat theatre. Coffee shop. Season; End of May to mid-Sept. Exhibition Centre tells the story of Rowena Cade who built the theatre. Take a rug, hot thermos, spare jumpers and head gear. Open all year Spring/summer 9.30-5, winter 10-4 (closed 24/25 Dec).
01736 810181 minack.com Photography: Supplied By Subject
Newlyn Filmhouse, The Coombe TR18 5HS
This is a fabulous little cinema with 2-screens converted from an old fish cellar and smokery. Matinees. Cafe/bar serve seriously good food.
01736 332222 newlynfilmhouse.com Photography: Supplied By Subject
Sterts Theatre & Arts Centre, Liskeard PL14 5AZ
Lively programme of music, amphitheatre (canopied) and dance. Café and bar is open for shows and Event Days. All meals to be booked 48-hours in advance.
01579 362382 sterts.co.uk Photography: Supplied By Subject
Swamp Circus, Lower Market Street, Penryn TR10 8BG
The long-held ideal of this circus is to engage with you, the audience, through their performance and their teaching projects. A number of workshops and camps are organised throughout the year. They also manage Cornwall's Circus School with events for families and children across Cornwall. Organic camp site for the hardy and rustic-minded. 01326 377008 circokernow.co.uk Photography: Supplied By Subject
The Poly, 24 Church Street, Falmouth TR11 3EG
Arts centre devoted to cinema, comedy, dance, music, paintings and theatre, since 1833. Bar. Open daily.
01326 319461 thepoly.org Photography: Supplied By Subject
Tolmen Centre, Constantine TR11 5AA
A varied arts programme is organically created out of this little build; from movie-making to plays, to choir-making plus vibrant courses on yoga, pilates and todlins.
01326 341353 tolmencentre.co.uk Photography: Supplied By Subject