Traditional / cultural

Old Cornwall Society Programme of Talks

January 8, 2019 to April 9, 2019

Formed in 1922, Truro Old Cornwall Society welcomes speakers, encourages sharing and discussion, and celebrates both the town and the many elements of Cornish culture.  

Arts and culture

The Arts Society Truro Lectures

January 9, 2019

The arts society Truro hold monthly Lectures on the 2nd Wednesday of the month from September to June at 7pm in Truro College, with refreshments available from 6pm. For more information please look at their website.



January 9, 2019

Music on the Compton Castle January 9th 


Adriana Lecouvreur - The MET opera

January 12, 2019

For the first time at the Met, soprano Anna Netrebko sings the role of Adriana Lecouvreur, the eighteenth-century actress whose real-life intrigues inspired Cilea's tragic opera.


Fontanella Recorder Ensemble - The Woods so Wild

January 18, 2019

Inspired by the sights, senses and sounds of nature, William Byrd’s famous setting forms a backdrop to a feast of frottole, verelai, songs and chansons featuring the swan, lark, nightingale and the pleasures of the “oken wood”.

Arts and culture

Divorced, Beheaded, Died: An audience with King Henry VIII

January 19, 2019

A theatrical production, set in the year 1544, in which King Henry recounts the nature and events of his long life and reign.....telling of his wives and of his children. Filled with historic insights and drama! Ticket price includes a complimentary medieval buffet.


Wild Cornwall - Out on the Edge

January 20, 2019

Cornwall Wildlife Trust is thrilled to host the UK premiere of celebrated filmmaker Ian McCarthy's award winning new film 'Wild Cornwall – Out on the Edge'.


Warren Miller - Face of Winter

January 21, 2019

Loving the pure joys of winter is something we have in common with the late, great Warren Miller - who helped create and capture the magic of skiing.