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Welcome to the arts & entertainment heart of Penzance

Acorn Young People's Theatre - Brecht's The Caucasian Chalk Circle - Choir Exchange ....

There's live entertainment waiting for your applause

Highlights coming up include....


Please click on the links above for full details....


Saturday 1st April 2017 at 8:00pm

Keith James

The songs of Leonard Cohen 1934 - 2016


Sunday 2nd April 2017 @ 7.00pm

Sunday Nights In at the Acorn - Film and debate 
Ecological Housebuilding (2 films)
Tickets - £5

Tuesday 4th April - Tickets £15 / £12

Dr. Phil's Health Revolution

with Dr. Phil Hammond 


Friday 7th April 2017 @ 8.00pm

Back by popular demand....

John Otway solo

Tickets: Advance £13 or on the door £15
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Saturday 22nd April 2017 @ 7.30pm

Drama at the Acorn....


Tickets £11 / £13

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Thursday 13th April at 8.00pm - Tickets - £12 / £14

Star of the West End

Maria Kesselman 

"With a Song in my Heart"

Maria Kesselman

Friday 28th April 2017 at 8.00 p.m.

Tickets £15/£13

Star of "Mock the Week"

Jo Caulfield

"The Customer is Always Wrong"


Sunday 30th April 2017 at 8.00pm

Music in the Cabaret bar - 

Luke Jackson and Rebecca Loebe

Tickets £11


Friday 5th May 2017 at 8.00pm

Back by popular demand with his greatest hits.

The Kernow King

Tickets £13


Saturday 6th May 2017 at 7.30pm

Cheap Date Dance Company 

Little Women, Big Balls

Tickets £12 / £10

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Friday 12th May 2017 at 7.30

Emily Carding

Richard III

Tickets - £12 / £10

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Saturday 13th May 2017

African Dance meets British Folk

Baka Beyond

Tickets £14 / £12


Saturday 20th May 2017 at 8.00p.m.

Airfish  Aeriel presents

Through The Looking Glass

Tickets £15


Friday 26th May at 8.00 p.m

Back by demand

Mad Dog Mcrea

 Tickets £15 

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Book your tickets today - for a great show in the heart of Penzance

Please note that we run an Acorn Theatre Fund which helps to maintain the Acorn. A £1 charge is therefore included in all ticket prices.

The Acorn is run by a dedicated bunch of volunteers,  who all passionately  believe in bringing quality innovative arts and entertainment to their community.

If you would like to join our friendly team of volunteers and help to support this wonderful venue, and see events for free, e-mail our administrator on

Cabaret Bar

Enjoy a pre-show drink in The Acorn's Cabaret Bar

Catch up with friends old and new

To many, it's the friendliest bar in Penzance

But do not just take our word for it