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 32 events at this location

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Academy Of Ancient Music

Violinist Pavlo Beznosiuk directs the ensemble for Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No 5 In D, Telemann Concerto For Flute And Recorder In E Minor, Telemann's Overture-Suite Burlesque De Quixotte and Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No 4 In G.

Tue 7 Nov

£20–£29 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

The Band Of Her Majesty's Royal Marines 2017

The popular annual show combining the versatility and talents of the Band of HM Royal Marines Scotland and the singers of the Perth Choral Society. Colour, pageantry and musical excellence in a programme incorporating traditional martial airs, stirring favourite choruses, a flavour of Big Band, some dazzling solo pieces…

Sun 26 Nov

£22 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Belle & Sebastian

Scotland's much loved purveyors of jangling indie magic.

Tue 6 Mar 2018

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 2018

£28.50 / 01872 262466

Tue 20 Feb 2018

£28.50 / 01872 262466

Wed 21 Feb 2018

£28.50 / 01872 262466

Thu 22 Feb 2018

£28.50 / 01872 262466

The Blues Band

The Blues Band line-up of Paul Jones, Dave Kelly, Rob Townsend, Gary Fletcher and Tom McGuiness continues to pay tribute to the blues and R&B boom which inspired them to pick up their instruments in the first place.

Fri 10 Nov

£17.50–£26 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Brendan Cole: All Night Long

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

Fri 2 Feb 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01872 262466

Sat 3 Feb 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01872 262466

Charlie Landsborough

Septuagenarian country singer who is as entertaining on stage as he is melodic.

Sat 28 Oct

£17.50–£19 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30 – 22:30

The Christians

Liverpool's undisputed kings of soulful pop harmonies. Renowned for an endless string of soulful hits including 'Forgotten Town', 'Ideal World', 'Born Again', 'Harvest for the World', 'What’s in a Word', 'Hooverville', 'Words', 'Father', 'The Bottle' and many more.

Sat 11 Nov

£30.50–£33 / 01872 262466

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 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01872 262466

Crazy For You

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

Tue 13 Feb 2018

£21–£44 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Wed 14 Feb 2018

£21–£44 / 01872 262466

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Thu 15 Feb 2018

£21–£44 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 17 Feb 2018

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 2018

£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 2018

£29.56 / 01872 262466

Dracula: The Bloody Truth

A comedy version of the famous Bram Stoker novel performed by Le Navet Bete.

Fri 17 Nov

£14.50–£18.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

The Emperor's New Clothes: Stuff & Nonsense Theatre (Over 3s)

The innovative children's theatre company presents a mischievous adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's subversive tale in which a powerful Emperor is tricked into giving a whole new meaning to the expression 'birthday suit'. Artistic director Nikki McCretton brings 25 years' theatre-making and early years teaching…

Sat 4 Nov

£11–£14.50 (£42 four people) / 01872 262466

  • 14:00
  • 16:00

An Evening with Levison Wood

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

Wed 28 Feb 2018

£22.50 / 01872 262466

Illegal Eagles

Tribute band to the prolific Hotel California songsters.

Fri 3 Nov

£20–£26 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Joanne Shaw Taylor

Bluesy-rock from the solo artist.

Fri 17 Nov

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01872 262466

Joe Brown

The rock'n'roll veteran plays a set which spans rock, country, gospel and ballads.

Wed 8 Nov

£27.50–£29.50 / 01872 262466

John Mayall

Elder statesman of British blues, who mentored the likes of the young Eric Clapton and Peter Green on his 80th Anniversary Tour.

Fri 27 Oct

£34.40 / 01872 262466

Killer Queen

Tribute to the rock stylings of Freddie Mercury and co.

Wed 1 Nov

£18–£26.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Live On Mars - a Tribute To David Bowie

An evening celebrating the life of David Bowie and his most famous songs.

Tue 31 Oct

£28.25 / 01872 262466

Midge Ure, The Christians & Altered Images

Three 80s bands, Midge Ure with his Band Electronica, The Christians and Altered Image, join forces for a UK tour.

Sat 11 Nov

£34.40 / 01872 262466

Paul Zerdin: All Mouth

The talented British ventriloquist, who conquered The States when he won the 2015 series of America's Got Talent, performs with Paul, Sam, Albert and Baby plus two new characters. His technical skills are amazing and his humour harks back to the grand old days of TV variety.

Thu 9 Nov

£18.50 / 01872 262466

Ray Mears

The TV survival expert tells stories of his experiences in the wild.

Tue 14 Nov

£26–£28 (£79 four people) / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Saba Douglas-Hamilton: A life With Elephants

The elephant conservationist and wildlife TV presenter of This Wild Life and Big Cat Diaries shares exciting animal stories and intimate behind-the-scenes tales of life in Kenya.

Thu 16 Nov

£17.50–£19.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Sally Morgan

Got a goldfish that you flushed down the toilet that you need to say sorry to? Now's your chance to apologise through the medium of Sally Morgan.

Tue 24 Oct

£25–£27 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

The Sensational 60s Experience

Music show featuring Mike Pender (original voice of the Searchers), Chris Farlowe, Herman’s Hermits, The Fortunes, the New Amen Corner. Hits include 'Needles and Pins', 'Out of Time', 'I’m Into Something Good', 'Storm in a Tea Cup', 'Bend Me Shape Me' plus many more.

Thu 2 Nov

£20–£28 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

The Solid Gold Rock‘n’Roll Show

Rock'n'roll from the 50s and 60s.

Sat 18 Nov

£28.50–£30.50 / 01872 262466

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.

Sun 12 Nov

£17–£26.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Mon 13 Nov

£17–£26.50 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Tim Vine: Sunset Milk Idiot

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

Sat 19 May 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01872 262466

The Tin Drum

On Oskar's third birthday, he rails against the adult world and decides to remain a child forever. Armed with a heart full of rage, a singing voice that shatters glass, and a seemingly indestructible tin drum, Oskar sets about to reveal the world for what it truly is. However, the world has other plans for our hero…The…

Tue 21 Nov

£21–£32 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Wed 22 Nov

£21–£32 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

Thu 23 Nov

£21–£32 / 01872 262466

  • 14:30
  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 25 Nov

Wisdom Of A Fool

  • Directed by: Kenny Clayton
  • Written by: Jack Lane and Martyn Bell

Jack Lane's one-man show tells the story of 'Chaplin's favourite clown', the entertainer Norman Wisdom, from his difficult and lonely childhood to success on the silver screen. In the play, co-written with Martyn Bell, Lane plays 30 different characters - and his genuine Gump suit was loaned by Wisdom's son and daughter.

Wed 25 Oct

£16–£20 / 01872 262466

  • 19:30

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