Hall For Cornwall

Hall For Cornwall
Back Quay, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2LL
  • Telephone 01872 262466
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  • Website www.hallforcornwall.co.uk
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Described as 'a thriving theatre in the heart of Truro', this venue has everything from concerts and dance to drama. It is known for having a strong family-friendly programme of events, with the likes of Peppa Pig and The Gruffalo all having been performed there in recent years.

Rather specifically, it has a capacity of 969, attracts approximately 180,000 theatre-goers each year, and is one of a number of organisations involved with Cornwall Council's proposed National Theatre of Cornwall.

Events at this venue

There are 37 events at this location

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Anthem

A mixed programme of dance performance by local students.

Mon 29 Jan

£8 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Around The World In 80 Days

A mixed dance programme by students from local schools.

Tue 30 Jan

£8 / 01872 262466

  • 18:00

Awful Auntie

David Walliam's tale of Stella, who goes to London with her parents and wakes up three months later with no idea what has happened.

Thu 25 Jan

£14.50–£20.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:00

Fri 26 Jan

£14.50–£20.50 / 01872 262466

  • 10:30
  • 19:00

Sat 27 Jan

£14.50–£20.50 / 01872 262466

  • 14:30
  • 19:00

The Beach Boys Band: Beach Boys Tribute

A Beach Boys tribute band with just five performers singing some of the pop band's biggest hits including 'I Get Around', 'Good Vibrations' and 'Surfin' USA'.

Fri 27 Apr

£17.50–£24.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Belle & Sebastian

Scotland's much loved purveyors of jangling indie magic.

Tue 6 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01872 262466

Bill Bailey: Larks in Transit

The master of surreality tackles politics, philosophy and the pursuit of happiness in his latest show. His musical interludes include fashioning a symphony from a ringtone and re-imagining the Stars and Stripes.

Mon 19 Feb

£28.50 / 01872 262466

Tue 20 Feb

£28.50 / 01872 262466

Brendan Cole: All Night Long

Choreographer, performer and Strictly dancer Brendan Cole performs more dazzling ballroom and Latin moves.

Fri 2 Feb

£30–£39 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Sat 3 Feb

£30–£39 / 01872 262466

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

The Carpenters Story

  • Directed by: Phil Aldridge

Theatre show telling the tale of the brother/sister duo, featuring all the songs that made The Carpenters a legend in the world of music. Featuring timeless hits from the Carpenters repertoire including 'We’ve Only Just Begun', 'Superstar', 'Top of the World', 'Please Mr Postman' and many more.

Tue 20 Mar

£20.50–£25.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Carrick Dance Project 2018

A mixed programme of dance performance by local students.

Wed 21 Mar

£9.50 / 01872 262466

  • 13:30
  • 18:00

Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita

This sublime, critically acclaimed and multi award-winning collaboration between two adventurous virtuoso musicians - Welsh harpist Catrin Finch and Senegalese kora player Seckou Keita - delivers a stunning exhibition of world-class musicianship. Drawing deep on their own diverse traditions and transforming them with…

Sun 29 Apr

£21.50 (£17.50) / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

The Classic Rock Show

Air guitars at the ready for this incredible musical journey through the best moments in rock featuring music by the likes of Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Eagles, Dire Straits and Meat Loaf.

Mon 22 Jan

£23.50–£28.50 / 01872 262466

The Cornish Caretakers & Trevithick

The Kernow King presents a double bill of one-man performances exploring Cornish history and myth.

Sat 10 Feb

£14.50–£17.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:00

Cornwall Drama Secondary Showcase 2018

Short works by Nick Darke performed by local students.

Wed 31 Jan

£9 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Cornwall YFC Pantomime Competition

A contest for people in Cornwall aged 12 -26.

Sun 4 Feb

£10 / 01872 262466

  • 14:00

Crazy For You

George Gershwin's glamorous musical set in the 1930s, starring Hollie Cassar and Tom Chambers.

Tue 13 Feb

£21–£44 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Wed 14 Feb

£21–£44 / 01872 262466

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Thu 15 Feb

£21–£44 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 17 Feb

David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical

It's been a whopping 15 years since David's last stand-up show, so tonight he's exploring the different ways he's perceived: whether it's token Jew, new lad or comedy rock'n'roller.

Fri 9 Feb

£26.50 / 01872 262466

David Baddiel: My Family: Not The Sitcom

An irreverent portrait of family life, memory, ageing, infidelity and gay cats.

Fri 9 Feb

£29.56 / 01872 262466

Duchy Ballet: The Nutcracker

  • Written by: Tchaikovsky, Wayne Eagling

Tchaikovsky's popular ballet, based on a concept by Toer van Schayk, setting the production on Christmas Eve in a frost-dusted Edwardian London, where Clara battles with the Mouse King and encounters a handsome stranger. Choreographed by Terence Etheridge.

Thu 8 Mar

£19–£25 ( £40) / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Fri 9 Mar

£19–£25 ( £40) / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Sat 10 Mar

£19–£25 ( £40) / 01872 262466

  • 14:00
  • 19:30

English Touring Opera: Mozart: The Marriage Of Figaro

Christopher Stark conducts Blanche McIntyre's production, with a BAME cast which includes Ross Ramgobin as Figaro, Rachel Redmond as Susanna, Dawid Kimberg as the Count and Nadine Benjamin as the Countess. Sung in English.

Tue 13 Mar

£17–£34 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Wed 14 Mar

£17–£34 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

An Evening with Levison Wood

The best-selling author, photographer and TV presenter shares anecdotes from his career.

Wed 28 Feb

£22.50 / 01872 262466

Evita

Following its roaring success on the West End stage, Bill Kenwright's production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's enduring musical Evita tells the story of Eva Peron, wife of former Argentine dictator Juan Peron, who won over a nation to be heralded as the 'spiritual leader' of Argentina.

Tue 27 Mar

£21–£44 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Wed 28 Mar

£21–£44 / 01872 262466

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Thu 29 Mar

£21–£44 / 01872 262466

  • 14:30
  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 31 Mar

The Hollies

Veteran beat pop combo still swearing that their brother ain't heavy and the like.

Fri 23 Mar

£22–£31 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Sat 24 Mar

£22–£31 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Jethro

Risqué humour from the West Country comic.

Fri 16 Mar

£22.50–£24.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Jon Boden

Jon Boden is best known is the lead singer of the progressive folk juggernaut Bellowhead.

Thu 3 May

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01872 262466

The Lady Boys of Bangkok: Wonder Women

The glamorous ladyboys return with their spectacular and funny touring cabaret show in which exotic dance routines are set to film music and pop hits.

Tue 1 May

£27.50–£29.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Lesley Garrett And Friends

The soprano performs solos and duets from operas and musicals including Don Giovanni, The Magic Flute and Kiss Me Kate, Habanera and Toreador's Song from Carmen accompanied by baritone Roland Wood and pianist Anna Tilbrook.

Thu 15 Mar

£20–£29 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

The Little Mix Experience

The Little Mix tribute band play all of the original group's big pop hits.

Thu 1 Feb

£15.50 / 01872 262466

  • 18:00

Motionhouse: Charge

Motionhouse is a company which fuses highly physical dance-circus with digital imagery and imaginative set design. This science-based piece brings to life stories about the Sun, the Earth's weather systems, and how energy works in our own bodies. It was created in collaboration with Prof Frances Ashcroft and her team from…

Fri 2 Mar

£17–£24.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Sat 3 Mar

£17–£24.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

The Play That Goes Wrong

  • Directed by: Mark Bell
  • Written by: Jonathan Sayer, Henry Lewis, Henry Shields

Award winning company Theatre Mischief presents a play-within-a-play about an amateur dramatic society putting on a murder mystery production.

Tue 17 Apr

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01872 262466

Wed 18 Apr

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01872 262466

Thu 19 Apr

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01872 262466

…and 2 more dates until 21 Apr

Rumours of Fleetwood Mac

The Mick Fleetwood-approved tribute act who cover the gamut of Mac material from the Peter Green era to the Buckingham/Nicks days.

Mon 30 Apr

£20–£28.50 / 01872 262466

Songfest 2018!

A performance by soloists and choirs of local students.

Mon 26 Feb

£7 / 01872 262466

  • 19:00

Tue 27 Feb

£7 / 01872 262466

  • 19:00

Sultans Of String

The instrumental music group based in Toronto combine elements of Spanish flamenco, Arabic folk, Cuban rhythms, and French Manouche Gypsy-jazz.

Tue 23 Jan

£17.50–£25.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Tasmin Little

The violinist performs Brahms's Sonatensatz, Beethoven's Sonata For Violin And Piano In A 'Kreutzer', Clara Schumann's rarely performed Three Romances, Debussy's Sonata For Violin And Piano and Ravel's Tzigane. The pianist is John Lenehan.

Sun 25 Feb

£20–£29 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

That'll Be the Day

Step back in time with a brand new edition of the popular touring show, and hear rock'n'roll hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

Sat 17 Mar

£17–£27 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Tim Vine: Sunset Milk Idiot

Quick-fire one-liners from the Not Going Out actor.

Sat 19 May

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01872 262466

Truro School And Truro Prep Annual Concert 2018

A performance by students of music from films.

Wed 7 Feb

£11–£16 / 01872 262466

  • 19:00

Who's Bad: Michael Jackson Tribute

The King Of Pop has his best know songs performed live.

Sun 18 Mar

£19.50–£26.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

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