Sterts Theatre and Arts Centre

Sterts Theatre and Arts Centre
Upton Cross, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 5AZ
  • Telephone 01579 362382
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  • Website www.sterts.co.uk
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Also known as 'the Theatre on the Moor' Sterts offers patrons the unusual experience of enjoying performances in a natural amphitheater covered by a giant tent. The venue showcases a mix of in-house theatre by Sterts Theatre Company as well as touring companies. The programme also includes classical music, musicals, stand-up comedy and children's shows as well as exhibitions in the gallery.

There is limited free parking on site and additional parking on the roadside and in the village. Cushions and warm clothing are recommended.

Events at this venue

There are 9 events at this location

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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.

Fri 25 Aug

£12 (£10; Children £6) / 01926 430307

  • 17:00

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 and Sullivan's comic opera is set in Japan, but the political satire, and high romance, is universal. Not suitable for under 5s.

Fri 4 Aug

£14 (£12) / 01579 362382

  • 19:30

Jeremy Hardy

Mr Hardy is a stalwart of BBC Radio 4 comedy including The News Quiz and I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue. Now's your chance to see Jeremy out on his own, peddling his intelligent satire and gentle musings across the country.

Fri 8 Sep

£14 ( £5) / 01579 362382

  • 20:00

The Lost World by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

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

Thu 17 Aug

£13 (£11; Children £9) / 01579 362382

  • 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.

Tue 15 Aug

£14 (£12; Children £8) / 01579 362382

  • 19:30

The Princess And The Pig: Folksy Theatre

A musical adaptation of Jonathan Emmett's children's story in which, due to a terrible mix-up, Priscilla The Princess has switched places with Pigmella The Piglet.

Wed 30 Aug

£12 (£10; Children £6) / 01579 362382

  • 17:00

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…

Fri 1 Sep

£12 (£10; Children £6) / 01579 362382

  • 17:00

The Third Policeman

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

Wed 2 Aug

£12 (£10; Children £6) / 01579 362382

  • 19:30

Wind In The Willows

Boxtree Productions present a musical adaptation of Kenneth Grahame's novel, a classic tale of adventure, friendship and picnics.

Wed 9 Aug

£12 (£10; Children £6) / 01579 362382

  • 17:30

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