The Minack Theatre

Porthcurno, Cornwall
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The Minack Theatre 14:58 on 22nd July Twitter

We're really proud of our Acting Academy students - they all passed their @TrinityC_L exams last week, the majority with merits and distinctions!

The Minack Theatre 09:29 on 20th July Twitter

Another beautiful photo of our cliffside gardens from @ManOnaPlanet.

The Minack Theatre 13:03 on 19th July Twitter

We're thrilled with the @BBCSpotlight new aerial photo of us that is on the news introduction. Thank you!

The Minack Theatre 10:56 on 18th July Twitter

The brilliant Mark Harandon is here entertaining visitors in our live interpretation show 'Moving Heaven & Earth'. Catch it Saturdays 10-2 or Tuesdays and Thursdays 10-12. Usual entrance fee applies.

The Minack Theatre 07:51 on 18th July Twitter

Our agapanthus are looking fabulous at the moment!

The Minack Theatre 21:40 on 12th July Twitter

Backstage with @duchyopera for their final performance of Verdi’s Macbeth!

The Minack Theatre 12:13 on 11th July Twitter

Apologies, our box provider is experiencing technical difficulties so please try later if you are having problems booking online. In the meantime, here is a stunning image from one of our resident photographers, @ManOnaPlanet.

The Minack Theatre 11:02 on 11th July Twitter

We were delighted to welcome the students from @RAASMusic yesterday with a pop-up performance! Thanks to @penberth73 for the photo.

The Minack Theatre 09:17 on 10th July Twitter

It was a fabulous evening last night for @duchyopera's Macbeth. Here is the interval sky from the dressing rooms!

The Minack Theatre 12:56 on 8th July Twitter

A beautiful morning for @squashboxcraig's production of 'Curious Creatures'.

The Minack Theatre 18:04 on 1st July Twitter

We’ve been working with @PenberthPlants on developing a wildflower meadow on the old Sport’s Field adjacent to our car parks. Thanks to @penberth73 for the photo.

The Minack Theatre 13:21 on 30th June Twitter

And we’re off with another epic play in a day! Over 50 young people are heading into Sherwood Forest to find Robin Hood!

The Minack Theatre 11:11 on 27th June Twitter

Due to very strong gusty easterly winds, sitting in the theatre will be very uncomfortable this afternoon and evening. We are happy to offer refunds for either show today 27th June. The upper terraces are particularly affected. Call 01736 810181 if you would like a refund.

The Minack Theatre 14:34 on 26th June Twitter

The audience chose 'Twelfth Night' this afternoon from @The_Globe. Thanks to @penberth73 for the photo!

The Minack Theatre 12:22 on 26th June Twitter

We're delighted to welcome our friends from @The_Globe to the Minack this week. Here's a few photos of last night's opening night from @penberth73.

The Minack Theatre 13:56 on 4th June Twitter

We’re looking for a box office team member to work at weekends until October (additional hours may also be available).

The Minack Theatre 15:32 on 1st June Twitter

Thank you to @CroweJenny for leading a puppet workshop yesterday with some of our youth theatre members.

The Minack Theatre 00:13 on 30th May Twitter

Another great performance of 'Sister Act' tonight featuring a cameo performance from @brostc's Patron... (thanks to @penberth73 for the photo!).

The Minack Theatre 22:15 on 20th May Twitter

beautiful evening light for @TheatrSilures first performance of 'Dick Barton, Special Agent'!

The Minack Theatre 13:57 on 7th May Twitter

we have a few return tickets available for @SethLakemanNews performing here tomorrow (Wed 8th May). Call the box office on 01736810181 to book - we are open until 5pm today and from 10am tomorrow.

The Minack Theatre 20:17 on 28th April Twitter

Our Minack Theatre Acting Academy had a fantastic session with @MichaelGrandage today! Thank you Michael!

The Minack Theatre 20:01 on 21st April Twitter

A beautiful evening for Whistle Down the Wind from @HelstonTheatre

The Minack Theatre 13:46 on 19th April Twitter

audiences to #MinackSecretGarden have been treated to live music from the brilliant @PeoplesString who are joined by the lovely @RuthWallharp

The Minack Theatre 12:53 on 17th April Twitter

just a beautiful day for a sold out 'Tales from the Trees' from @squashboxcraig . A bit different to Monday!

The Minack Theatre 13:18 on 16th April Twitter

The matinees are sold out for #MinackSecretGarden, but why not come and experience the full production under the fabulous lighting in the evenings, especially now the weather is warming up!

The Minack Theatre 16:07 on 15th April Twitter

The weather has beaten us this evening (Monday 15th April) - performances of The Secret Garden will resume tomorrow in the forecast sunshine!


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Past shows

See all the shows that have been performed here at the venue history page.