WHAT'S ON AT THE OLD CHURCH

All events and activities at St day Old Church are subject to current COVID-19 restrictions.  
Read our COVID-19 policy here.

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Illustration by Keith Sparrow

Science Adventures:
The Power Pickle

August 7th, 2pm (1 hour)

Coppice Theatre

Our team are in a right pickle! Professor McGuffin’s ground-breaking Sub-Nuclear Optical Transmitter (S.N.O.T.) has stopped working, and it’s jeopardising the whole mission! Now it’s our job to find a way to power it! Join our intrepid scientists on an adventure like no other... Prepare to travel to the deepest depths, and soar to the highest heights! This fantastical show will explore science with fun and accessible adventure stories.

A brand new science show aimed at primary school-aged children, incorporating storytelling, puppetry and music. The team that brought you Science Adventures (2018) brings you a brand new show with completely new characters and three fantastic new stories! For ages 5+

Tickets: £5 + booking fee

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Photo by Pete Cole

St Day Film Night

September 11th, 8pm-10pm

Four2Three Projections

An evening of short films from and about St Day, including: footage from the Old Church's history; animations made by the Day-Light Group with local community groups and the school; events from St Day and films made by local artists. An opportunity to help shape future film nights and vote for the next film screening. 

Tickets: £5 + booking fee

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Photo by The Day-Light Group

Music Bonanza

September 18th, 2pm-10pm

A day of music for all ages showcasing local bands and celebrating the Old Church project, the wonderful acoustics of the venue and the beginning of establishing it as a prime music venue in West Cornwall. A bar and food will be available.

Tickets: Adults £5 / Conc £3  +booking fee (Under 12's FREE)

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Image by Gary Cordingley

Medusa

September 25th, 7.30pm (1 Hour)

Fundamental Arts

A solo storytelling performance for adults. A retelling of the classic greek myth incorporating on stage looping and soundscape, animation, mapped projection and live streaming. 

"Gary Cordingley takes an ancient Greek myth of power and betrayal, and drags it by its hair into the 21st century. This is a brave, searching, extraordinary storytelling performance, don’t miss it." 

Lisa Schneidau, South Devon Storytellers.

Adults £10 / Children £8 +booking fee

Whole

October 16th, 7.30pm (1 Hour)

Emma Spearing

Details to be announced

Adults £10 / Children £8 +booking fee

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Spooky Tales

October 30th, 4pm (1 hour)

Coppice Theatre

Storytelling for all the family. Come in, come in, take a seat, make yourself at home… and prepare yourself for a spooky show of terrible tales, scary stories and gruesome goings-on! 

Tickets: £5 + booking fee

llustration by Holly Summerson