Performance and Art

Your holiday cottage by the sea is a perfect base from which to explore the wealth of Performance and Arts the area has to offer.

The world-famous open-air Minack Theatre is an absolute must and a mere four miles away. Experience a variety of productions from its seating carved into the cliff face overlooking Porthcurno, Logans Rock and the Atlantic Ocean.

The Round House Gallery in Sennen Cove offers quality local art and crafts but if it’s the masters you wish to see head to the Tate St. Ives.


World famous theatres and galleries in West Cornwall


Penlee House is a beautiful art gallery and museum, set within sub-tropical gardens, with a great café.

The Minack Theatre is world-famous for its dramatic setting perched on the rugged cliffs of South-West Cornwall and Rowena Cade, the remarkable woman who built it. Advance booking is essential so check ahead to see what's on.

The Acorn Theatre is a theatre in Penzance hosting live music, drama, comedy and much more.

The Round House & Capstan Gallery in Sennen Cove is a showcase for work by many popular and established Cornish artists and craftspeople.

Tate St Ives and the Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden are two not-to-be-missed gems, both located in St Ives which has a long association with artists who were attracted by its special quality of light.

Newlyn Art Gallery and Exchange offers varied exhibitions across two sites, presenting contemporary work in all media by regional, national and international artists.

Cornwall Arts and Crafts Directory lists the addresses and contact details for local art galleries.

The Savoy Cinema in Penzance is the nearest cinema to Vellandreath.