What’s on

Aug 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling - The Sea Show
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,...
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In The Bellows
In the Bellows A secret world can be found in the bellows, cries and song of our accordion. ‘Blue’ – our performance for families- is about a little girl and her Grandad, bravery and adventure....
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling - Skillywidden
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...
Aug 23 @ 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. Specific sessions might include music, dance or...
Aug 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling - The Last Droll Teller
The old droll tellers travelled from village to village across Cornwall telling traditional tales and passing on gossip and news from Inn to farmhouse. Gradually this way of life died away and the old stories...
Aug 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling - The Sea Show
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,...
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In The Bellows
In the Bellows A secret world can be found in the bellows, cries and song of our accordion. ‘Blue’ – our performance for families- is about a little girl and her Grandad, bravery and adventure....
Aug 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling - Skillywidden
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...
Aug 30 @ 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. Specific sessions might include music, dance or...
Sep 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling - The Two Wizards
If you go up to the cliffs today you had better go in disguise . . . Keep your eyes open for the two grizzly old wizards who haunt the cliff tops above the tiny...
Sep 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling - The Sea Show
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,...
Sep 4 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In The Bellows
In the Bellows A secret world can be found in the bellows, cries and song of our accordion. ‘Blue’ – our performance for families- is about a little girl and her Grandad, bravery and adventure....
Sep 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling - Skillywidden
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...
Sep 6 @ 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. Specific sessions might include music, dance or...
Sep 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling - The Tempest In A Teacup
Fairies, monsters, shipwrecks and romance on a magical island. What more could anyone want? Shakespeare’s final masterpiece recreated for adults and children by the enigmatic John Brolly. Umbrella Arts’ new reworking of The Tempest is...