What’s on

If there is a TICKET symbol next to the show title then this event is now on sale.

Storytelling events are also now on sale.

Oct
22
Mon
2018
Storytelling – The Sea Show – Oct 22
Oct 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling - The Sea Show - Oct 22

Storytelling with puppets and songs for families with young children. Meet crazy characters like Morwenna the ‘beautiful’ mermaid, Ruan the reformed seagull and salty seadog Captain Pemburthy, as well as a cast of mischievous sea-squirts, anemones, limpets, crabs and pilchards.

Suitable children aged 4+ and their families.

No advance booking for this event – tickets available on the door.

Oct
24
Wed
2018
Storytelling – Skillywidden – Oct 24
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling - Skillywidden - Oct 24

Skillywidden is a celebration of the wildlife and faery myths of Cornwall, using Squashbox Theatre’s distinctive mix of puppets, songs, storytelling and cabaret, with a strong environmental message. More crazy characters, more silly slapstick, more tall tales and more fantastic facts!

For children aged 4+ and their families.

No advance booking for this event – tickets available on the door.

Theatre Skills Workshops
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Theatre Skills Workshops

Join us on Wednesday afternoon for a theatre skills workshop between 12pm and 2pm. Led by our experienced practitioners, sessions feature a range of skills associated with theatre.

The workshop is included the cost of daytime entry. Just join in at any time during this period – no advance booking, and suitable for all ages.

 

Oct
26
Fri
2018
Storytelling – The Lonely Lighthouse Keeper – Oct 26
Oct 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling - The Lonely Lighthouse Keeper - Oct 26

Percy moves to a lighthouse to find peace and quiet away from his noisy knitting obsessed neighbour.

The lonely, peaceful life he imagines does not materialise as his neighbour arrives to visit him with knitting needles at the ready. But when disaster strikes can either of them save the day?

Children aged from 5 to 100 can learn something from this cautionary tale:- You can’t keep a horse in a lighthouse . . .

No advance booking for this event – tickets available on the door.

Oct
27
Sat
2018
Kimber’s Men/Journey’s End – Oct 27 @ 15:00
Oct 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Kimber's Men/Journey's End - Oct 27 @ 15:00
  • presented by Kimber’s Men (support Journey’s End)
  • performance October 27th at 3pm

Join Kimber’s Men for the launch of their hotly anticipated album “Wrecks On The Shore”.

Audiences everywhere, rave over the harmonies of Kimber’s Men. They have appeared at Festivals in Ostende, Appingedam, Portmagee, Portsoy, Fano in Denmark, and all over the UK. Featured twice on Sunday brunch for Channel 4 ,they also starred in the BBC2 and BBC4 production of Sea Songs, with Gareth Malone; the latter being the most viewed programme of the year, on BBC 4.

Support from Journey’s End. Comprising the musical talents of Anna Cornish, Eleanor Dale, and Pete Truin, Journey’s End are rooted in the traditions of maritime song. Using strong harmonies and sensitive instrumentation they explore nostalgic tales of love, loss, and adventure.

 

 

Dec
16
Sun
2018
A Minack Christmas Concert – Dec 16
Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A Minack Christmas Concert - Dec 16
  • presented by Pendeen Silver Band

Start your Christmas with us as Pendeen Silver Band serves up a festive feast of your favourite Christmas tunes.

Dec
31
Mon
2018
Storytelling – The Sea Show – Oct 22
Dec 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling - The Sea Show - Oct 22

Storytelling with puppets and songs for families with young children. Meet crazy characters like Morwenna the ‘beautiful’ mermaid, Ruan the reformed seagull and salty seadog Captain Pemburthy, as well as a cast of mischievous sea-squirts, anemones, limpets, crabs and pilchards.

Suitable children aged 4+ and their families.

No advance booking for this event – tickets available on the door.

Jan
2
Wed
2019
Storytelling – Skillywidden – Oct 24
Jan 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling - Skillywidden - Oct 24

Skillywidden is a celebration of the wildlife and faery myths of Cornwall, using Squashbox Theatre’s distinctive mix of puppets, songs, storytelling and cabaret, with a strong environmental message. More crazy characters, more silly slapstick, more tall tales and more fantastic facts!

For children aged 4+ and their families.

No advance booking for this event – tickets available on the door.

May
14
Tue
2019
Port Isaac’s Fisherman’s Friends
May 14 @ 7:30 pm
Port Isaac's Fisherman's Friends
  • a concert by Port Isaac’s Fisherman’s Friends

The buoys are back in 2019

Bound together by lifelong friendship and shared experience for more than 25 years the Fisherman’s Friends have met on the Platt (harbour) in their native Port Isaac to raise money for charity, singing the traditional songs of the sea handed down to them by their forefathers.