The Minack Theatre

Porthcurno, Cornwall
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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!

The Minack Theatre 11:46 on 15th April Twitter

a seriously hardy audience (and performer) for 'Tales from the Trees' from @squashboxcraig this morning!

The Minack Theatre 09:12 on 13th April Twitter

today is our first BSL interpreted performance of 2019! There are still a handful of tickets left - contact the Box Office on 01736810181 after 10am. #MinackSecretGarden.

The Minack Theatre 14:22 on 12th April Twitter

we had a great time working with @TrelyaCornwall and this great bunch of practitioners earlier this week! @PhilInnesMusic

The Minack Theatre 10:48 on 12th April Twitter

a good crowd this morning for 'Tales from the Trees' from @johnbrolly

The Minack Theatre 14:13 on 11th April Twitter

another full house for the #MinackSecretGarden matinee! Tickets are still available for the remaining performances, but are selling fast.

Thanks to @penberth73 for the photo!

The Minack Theatre 23:23 on 9th April Twitter

Our magical #MinackSecretGarden truly springs to light in evening performances under the fabulous lighting from our resident Lighting Designer, Simon Hutchings. Buy your tickets now:

The Minack Theatre 08:14 on 9th April Twitter

Come and see what happens when Mary Lennox discovers the key to the #MinackSecretGarden. Tickets are selling fast, performances 9-19 April,

The Minack Theatre 11:29 on 8th April Twitter

a good crowd for 'Tales from the Trees' this morning with @squashboxcraig !

The Minack Theatre 18:35 on 6th April Twitter

Our lovely #MinackSecretGarden band setting up for the sound check! @BenSutcliffe @zmanorigin @RuthWallharp Come and be transported to the Secret Garden by their amazing sounds capes from 9-19 April!

The Minack Theatre 15:28 on 5th April Twitter

Our set for #MinackSecretGraden is nearly complete and looking amazing. Here is a photo of the work in progress alongside the model box surrounded by our lovely company! We open in 4 days and tickets are selling fast!

The Minack Theatre 13:13 on 3rd April Twitter

The flowers in the theatre are blooming in time for #MinackSecretGarden opening next week! Performances 9-19 April, tickets at

The Minack Theatre 17:21 on 1st April Twitter

"In my Secret Garden there would be a treehouse surrounded by hammocks, books, sofas and every type of plant you can imagine. It would be magic and wild." Juliet Colclough shares the role of Mary in #MinackSecretGarden. Book tickets here:

The Minack Theatre 13:23 on 1st April Twitter

we're thrilled with our new range of bespoke jewellery from Isles of Scilly based Lucy and Ben from Silver Sapling! All items are inspired by Rowena Cade's engravings or the fabulous flowers in our gardens! Come to our shop to browse the range or call 01736 811902.

The Minack Theatre 08:24 on 31st March Twitter

Our set building team were hard at work yesterday for #MinackSecretGarden! Buy your tickets now at

The Minack Theatre 22:28 on 29th March Twitter

thanks to @penberth73 for this audience photo from our first evening performance of 2019! Here’s hoping this weather holds for the season!

The Minack Theatre 17:06 on 28th March Twitter

"My Secret Garden would be filled with vines and a small winery tucked away in the corner. Ideally it would be located somewhere in the Mediterranean!" Ben Kernow is playing Archibald Craven in #MinackSecretGarden. Book to see the show this April:

The Minack Theatre 14:12 on 27th March Twitter

For #WorldTheatreDay here is one of our favourite projects - 5 local primary schools perform the Scottish play between them on a picture perfect March day!

The Minack Theatre 17:18 on 22nd March Twitter

thank you to our amazing team of practitioners who have been to all corners of Cornwall working with over 30 schools during @ShakespeareWeek. #ShakespeareWeek


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Past shows

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