Events at The Acorn

All the latest live events happening here at the Acorn.


La Moresca

Sunday 2nd July - 8:00 pm

La Moresca

A beautiful crossover of traditional and modern Celtic folk music played on a mixture of traditional and modern instruments….

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Wednesday 5th July - Saturday 8th July - All Day

Penzance Literary festival

This year’s Penzance Literary Festival is gearing up for yet another feast of prose, poetry and performance from 5 to 8 July, with headline novelists such as Tim Pears, Stella Duffy, Louisa Young and Cynan Jones being ably supported by talented local writers, poets and performers.

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Saturday 22nd July - 8:00 pm

‘Basement Jams’ – Presented by Where The Wild Things Are

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Blink dance

Monday 24th July - 7:30 pm

Blink Dance

FOUR CORNERS weaves together dance, original live music and storytelling. Step inside the lives of four strangers as their worlds begin to tangle out of control.

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Pink Floyd

Friday 28th July - 8:00 pm

The Darkside of Pink Floyd

The music of Pink Floyd is timeless, come and enjoy one of the best tribute bands around….

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Saturday 5th August - 8:00 pm


The band members have a wealth of other musical experience between them with brothers David and James’s involvement with Eliza Carthy and Norma Waterson.

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Friday 18th August - 8:00 pm

Wizz Jones

John Renbourn, Clapton and Keith Richards have all named him as an important early influence and in May 2012 Bruce Springsteen opened his Berlin show with Wizz’s song ‘When I Leave Berlin’.
After more than 50 years ‘on the road’ Wizz continues to tour on the Acoustic Folk and Blues circuit.

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Friday 1st September - 8:00 pm

Remi Harris Trio

They play an eclectic mix of original compositions, jazz standards and new arrangements of music from Django Reinhardt, Jimi Hendrix, Wes Montgomery, Charlie Parker, Peter Green and more.

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Thursday 7th September - 7:30 pm

'Precious Little' by Madeleine George

This September, Touch Theatre goes on tour again, this time with a comic drama that deals with adult themes.

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Friday 29th September - 8:00 pm

Mitchell and Vincent

Mitchell and Vincent are a folk duo from the Westcountry who play a mix of traditional tunes and songs from around the British Isles on Fiddle and Classical Guitar which combine interesting and varied arrangements with great foot-tapping folk music.

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The Acorn Theatre

The Acorn,
Parade Street,
TR18 4BU

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