HFC classical season has one more performance left
RUNNING from September 2015 to June 2016, Hall For Cornwall's Classical season offers an outstanding programme which includes many of the very best touring artists around.
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The HFC Youth Theatre group meets weekly on a Saturday during term time and is open to ages 7 - 21, split into three age groups.
Chicago, Mon 2 – Sat 7 May
‘Murder, greed, corruption, exploitation, adultery and treachery...all those things we hold near and dear to our hearts’... So begins the international award-winning musical, Chicago, Which comes to Hall For Cornwall for one week only, starring West End and Eastenders actor John Partridge (Cats, A Chorus Line, Miss Saigon, Starlight Express) as Billy Flynn and X Factor winner and real life prison warden Sam Bailey as Matron 'Mama' Morton.
Royal Shakespeare Company: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Tue 10 – Sat 14 May
On a Midsummer’s night, four young lovers, Hermia, Helena, Lysander and Demetrius, find themselves wrapped in the mischievous arms of an enchanted forest where sprites lurk and fairies rule.
Join us at the next HFC Networks Club! 13 May 2016, 3-5pm
Join us on Friday 13 May 2016 at HFC Networks Club, Trelawny Bar - a great place to network with local businesses and take away some great tips
Birmingham Royal Ballet, Tue 17 & Wed 18 May
Birmingham Royal Ballet returns to Hall For Cornwall performing an illuminating mix of works that showcase the splendour of dance itself.
Birmingham Royal Ballet - Class On Stage
Ever wondered just how ballet dancers do what they do? This is your chance to look behind the scenes and watch Birmingham Royal Ballet’s talented dancers in their final preparations for a performance of world class dancing.
The Kast off Kinks - 19th May 7.30pm
The Kast off Kinks are former members of the legendary band The Kinks, back together to re-live the good times.
Graeme of Thrones - 21st May 2016
In this critically-acclaimed show, direct from sold out shows in London's West End and Australia, avid ‘Thrones' fan Graeme just wants to recreate his favourite fantasy saga on stage.
Some Guys Have All The Luck The Rod Stewart Story - Wed 25 May, 7.30pm
The Rod Stewart Story Some Guys Have All The Luck is a brand new show celebrating the career of one of rock's greatest icons, Rod Stewart .....
We've Only Just Begun The Carpenters Greatest Love Songs - 27 May 7.30pm
We've Only Just Begun celebrates the fantastic song of The Carpenters. The sensational vocal of Toni Lee mesmerised audiences on ITV's Stars in Their Eyes in her tribute to Karen Carpenter.
Bowie Experience - Sat 28 May, 7.30pm
Celebrating the music of the world's greatest pop icon, the Bowie Experience is the world's favourite and most authentic tribute to the thin white duke.
Spymonkey The Complete Deaths - 31 May & 1 June
There are 75 onstage deaths in the works of William Shakespeare: From the Roman suicides in Julius Caesar to the death fall of Prince Arthur in King John; from the carnage at the end of Hamlet to snakes in a basket in Antony & Cleopatra. And then there's the pie in Titus Andronicus.
Fitkinwall Lost - 2 June
This intimate, rhythmic and exciting show, described as 'Quietly Magical' by The Times, was inspired by composer Graham Fitkin and harpist Ruth Wall's work with aerial theatre company Ockham's Razor
Dinosaur Zoo - Sat 4th and Sun 5th of June
Dare To Get Up Close And Personal! Direct from the West End and back by popular demand, Dinosaur Day returns to Cornwall, now introducing the T-Rex to the stage.
Welsh National Opera Orchestra - 7 June 7.30pm
Conductor: Tuomo Hannikainen and Soloist: Alexander Sitkovetsky, Violin A welcome back to the Welsh National Opera Orchestra with a programme from east and west with an oriental touch to Borodin's Prince Igor Overture, rising star violinist from Korea and Dvorak's touring "New World"`symphony.
Dancing in the Streets - 9th June 2016
Bill Bailey – Limboland Fri 10 Jun 2016 & Sat 11 Jun at 8pm
The gap between how we imagine our lives to be and how they really are is the subject of Bill’s new show LIMBOLAND.
King Lear - 13th to the 18th June
Kidz 4 Cornwall - Mon 20 Jun, 7pm
Beyond The Barricade - Tues 21 Jun, 7.30pm
Beyond The Barricade returns to Hall For Cornwall with its exciting concert portrayal of the greatest songs in musical theatre.....
The Ronnie Scott's All Stars
Direct from London's world-famous jazz club, The Ronnie Scott's All Stars, led by the club's musical director, take to the stage to celebrate The Ronnie Scott's Story.
THE PROCLAIMERS - 24 June 7.30pm
The Glenn Miller Orchestra - Sat 25 Jun, 7.30pm
Ray McVay presents the world's greatest Big Band Show featuring the fabulous harmonies of the Moonlight Serenaders, the sublime vocals of Catherine Sykes and Colin Anthony as well as the energetic and exciting Swing Time Jivers.
Sarah Millican Outsider - Sat 26 June, 8pm
In just 7 years Sarah Millican has gone from winning the Best Newcomer Award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival to becoming one of the UK's most successful and multi-award-winning comedians, who also holds the record as the highest selling female comedian in the DVD market.
Elements - Tue 28 Jun, 3pm & 7pm
St Austell Area primary Schools Show! Following our previous successful concerts, 16 schools from around St Austell Bay are coming together once again to showcase their talents. Elements brings together pupils' performances inspired by Earth, Air, Fire and Water through music, dance, art, film and drama.
Regan De Wynter Williams are proud to present the award-winning team that brought Pirates of Penzance to Cate Blanchett's Sydney Theatre.
Arabian Nights Cornwall Dance School - Sun 3 Jul, 2.30pm
The Zig Zag Way - 7 July 7.30pm
The ZigZag Way is a gripping sotry which winds through cultures from Cornwall to mexico and across time to paint a picture of love, revolution and sacrifice. Blending humour with pathos and past with present, this haunting and arresting tale leads to a night where the veils that seperate life and death are lifted and the illusion of time is broken.
Killer Queen - Fri 8 Jul, 7.30pm
An Evening of Burlesque - Sat 9 Jul, 7.30pm
Scintillating, titillating, mesmerising, fantasizing, a place you’ve never seen, a world you’ve never been
Thriller Live! 11th to 16th July
Direct from London's West End where it is now in its record breaking 7th year, Thriller Live is a spectacular concert created to celebrate the career of the world's greatest entertainer.
Celebration, Jason Thomas Performing Arts - Sun 17 Jul, 11am
HFC Youth Presents… Tue 26 Jul, 7.30pm
A unique mix of professional and youth dance, showcasing aspects of the region's contemporary dance ecology; featuring new choreography by HFC Youth Dance and a selection of invited guests.
The Gruffalo's Child
Following hot on the heels of The Gruffalo’s monstrous success comes The Gruffalo’s Child - with attitude! Just how brave is she?
Let's Hang On - 30th July 7.30pm
Following huge demand after their performance here last year, Let's Hang On returns to the Hall For Cornwall with their award-winning celebration of the legendary Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons!
Courtney Pine - Wed 3 Aug 7.30pm
In the 80's he was one of the first black British jazz artists to make a serious mark on the jazz scene when his first album charted and some 20 plus years on (now with an OBE and CBE for services to music) Courtney Pine continues to break new ground with a string of highly acclaimed recordings and numerous prestigious Industry awards.
Frankly Sinatra - 4 Aug 7.30pm
Celebrate the centenary of Sinatra Live at the Sands, Stephen Triffitt, the world's No.1 Sinatra, performs the legendary classics of Ol' Blue Eyes including fly me to the Moon, Mack the Knife, New York, New York, That's Life, under My Skin and of course My Way.
Thank ABBA For The Music
Thank ABBA For The Music captures all of the magic and excitement of one of pop history's most successful and iconic bands. Featuring all of ABBA's greatest hits, including Dancing Queen , Waterloo , Mamma Mia , Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! Fernando , Super Trouper and with stunning costumes, a 7-piece live band, interactive video projection and of course ABBA's spectacular trademark harmonies, this is the ultimate feel-good party show!
Jethro 40 Years The Joker - 6 August 7.30pm
A memorable evening of hysterical nonsense, as we take a peek into the circus lurking deep within the mind of, probably the greatest, comic storyteller ever to grace the stage.
The Sound of Music - 9th to the 13th of August 2016
One of the greatest musicals of all time returns to the stage in a magnificent new production to enchant the young and the young at heart.
Save The Last Dance For Me - 30 Aug to 3 Sep
Bill Kenwright and Laurie Mansfield present Save The Last Dance For Me by Laurence Marks & Maurice Gran. featuring the hits of Doc Pomus & Mort Shuman.
Ellen Kent Opera 12th - 15th October
Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists, highly praised chorus and full orchestra.
Sister Act, Mon 24 – Sat 29 Oct
The habits have hit the road again! The Broadway and West End smash hit musical comedy returns to the UK with a brand new production.
Gecko Missing - 9th & 10th November 7.30pm
Missing is a deliciously warped journey into the depths of the human psyche. Follow Lily, a woman whose soul appears to be decaying.
Rehearsal For Murder from 18-23 July
Director Roy Marsden Following the phenomenal decade-long success of The Agatha Christie Theatre Company, which sold over two million tickets and continually played to packed houses around the UK, Bill Kenwright presents a new production from the pen of the legendary award-winning writing team Levinson and Link, whose work includes the mystery series Murder, She Wrote and Columbo.