Penlee Park Open Air Theatre

Penlee Park Open Air Theatre
Penlee Park, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 4HE
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Billionaire Boy

Theatrical premiere of David Walliams' book Billionaire Boy, adapted for the outdoor stage. Take a rug or low-backed chair. Picnics welcome, hot drinks and ice cream available.

Thu 24 Aug

£15 (£13; Children £9; £42) / 01926 430307

  • 18:30

The Emperor's New Clothes

Illyria Theatre presents Hans Christian Andersen's much-loved story of pride and gullibility. Ages 5+.

Tue 1 Aug

£15 vegetable curry with naan bread £5; £8–£13 adv, vegetable curry with naan bread £5 (£12.50 vegetable curry with naan bread £5; Children £10… / 01726 879500

  • 19:30

Illyria Theatre: The Mikado

In the town of Titipu flirting has been made illegal - and the penalty, by order of The Mikado, is death. Gilbert & Sullivan's comic opera is set in Japan, but the political satire, and high romance, is universal. Not suitable for under 5s.

Thu 3 Aug

£16 light supper available if booked in advance £5; £8–£14 adv, light supper available if booked in advance £5 (£14 light supper available if booked… / 01726 879500

  • 19:30

The Lost World by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Illyria Theatre's adaptation of the Sherlock Holmes-author's adventure yarn.

Thu 27 Jul

£16 a light supper may be ordered in advance £5; £8–£14 adv, a light supper may be ordered in advance £5 (£14.50 a light supper may be ordered in… / 01726 879500

  • 19:30

Macbeth

Shakespeare’s dramatic story of ambition turned bad is brought vividly to life in Oddsocks’ hilarious Steampunk musical adaptation.

Sun 27 Aug

£17–£18.50 adv (£15–£16.50 adv; Children £13 adv; £48–£50 adv) / 01726 879500

  • 19:30

The Merry Wives Of Windsor

The roguish and foolish knight Falstaff schemes to woo two married women, in order to get his hands on their husband's money - but the women themselves have other ideas. The Festival Players' all-male cast romps confidently through convoluted plot of Shakespeare's comedy, directed by Michael Dyer.

Thu 10 Aug

£16; £7–£37 early bird (before Jun 1) (£14; Children £8; £40) / 01726 879500

  • 19:30

Midsummer Nights Dream

It's midsummer night in an enchanted forest, and Puck and his musical fairy band are telling a tale of lovers, mechanicals, and magical mayhem. The Pantaloons present an open-air version of Shakespeare's comedy.

Wed 26 Jul

£14; £6–£30 adv (£12; Children £6; £34) / 01726 879500

  • 19:30

Murder on the Terrace

Murder mystery for ages 12+.

Thu 17 Aug

£15 (£13; Children £9; £42) / 01926 430307

  • 19:30

Northanger Abbey

Heartbreak Productions present their adaptation of the Jane Austen classic.

Wed 16 Aug

£15 (£13; Children £9; £42) / 01726 879500

  • 19:30

Romeo And Juliet

Oddsocks brings to life the Bard's famous love story - but with a 1960s Mods and Rockers twist. Violence and hate surrounds the Montagues and Capulets, two rivalling families. When the Capulets host a party, Romeo and his friends decide to gatecrash. Romeo encounters Juliet, and the two fall in love, with dire consequences.

Sat 26 Aug

£18.50; £13–£48 early bird (to Aug 1st) (£16.50; Children £13; £50) / 01726 879500

  • 19:30

The Secret Garden

Packing a picnic and heading out to watch an outdoor theatre production on a warm summer evening is one of life's great pleasures. Heartbreak Productions' adaptation of Frances Hodgson Burnett's children's novel tells of a lonely orphan child is placed under the care of her grief-stricken uncle in the Yorkshire moors. Not…

Sat 12 Aug

£15 (£13; Children £9; £42) / 01726 879500

  • 18:30

The Taming of the Shrew

Open air performance brought to life by the Heartbreak Productions. Suitable for ages 8+.

Fri 11 Aug

£15 (£13; Children £9; £42) / 01726 879500

  • 19:30

The Third Policeman

Flann O'Brien's darkly comical tale adapted by Bill Scott, Meiert Avis and Robert Bayley. Presented by Miracle Theatre.

Tue 22 Aug

£14 (£12; Children £8; £40) / 01726 879500

  • 19:30

Wed 23 Aug

£14 (£12; Children £8; £40) / 01726 879500

  • 19:30

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