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Hall for Cornwall

Back Quay, Truro TR1 2LL, England
+44 1872 262466
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Swan Lake by St Petersburg Ballet

This was amazing! Very professional on arrival so easy to find our seats. View was excellent... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Andy W
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Lanner, United Kingdom
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Great Local Theatre

This is a great local theatre but attracts West End productions and international performers... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lynda Q
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Truro, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“great venue” (22 reviews)
“local theatre” (8 reviews)
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Back Quay, Truro TR1 2LL, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was amazing! Very professional on arrival so easy to find our seats. View was excellent. Started on time and with a couple of intermissions you were never felt pressured to get a drink, toilet break or some lovely ice creams! The show was extraordinarily...More

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great local theatre but attracts West End productions and international performers. Staff are fab.

Thank Lynda Q
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visit the Hall for Cornwall as often as possible. It is not a cheap night out, tickets can be expensive and costs for drinks etc are high, but you are almost guaranteed an enjoyable time. On this occasion we went to the pantomime (oh...More

Thank Helena M
Reviewed 9 December 2017

we went to see the pantomime sleeping beauty last night and it was brilliant. i would go and see it again. the storyline is good, definitely a twist on the sleeping beauty story we all know. the actors are really good and believable, and it...More

Thank jillyb599
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Our little local theatre does seem to be getting better and more exciting acts in each year. The Christmas panto is always a real treat and headline comedy acts are now on offer, not just tribute bands. Super freshly cooked meals before a show or...More

Thank downssideup
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Brilliant show. It was great to see original performers rather than cover artists perform to a full house

Thank Malcolm T
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Enjoyed a coffee in the cafe of this interesting venue. Lovely coffee and tasty snacks, good service. Has a large seating area. Well-located and central.

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

The show was unusual but interesting none the less. I certainly became aware of my fire lighting options. The seating in the section we sat in was cramped and uncomfortable, but I understand that a big renovation is planned. HoC is a jewel in Truro...More

Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 13 November 2017

hi went here on Saturday 11th November to watch 80s bands found the theatre to be very good for listening and the view we was at the back upper very good and the bands was good also.

Thank robbierobbie_11
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Saw The Mevagissey Male Voice Choir with The Plymouth Military Wives Choir last year and it was a memorable evening, returned last week and it has some good shows owing up

Thank david f
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babs-4u
Hi, went to see matinee of Saturday Night Fever on Wednesday. Very talented cast of singers/musicians/dancers, although at times female singers were uncomfortably loud. However what really spoiled it was the frequent usage of the F word and other American expletives which would not have been heard in 1976 and did not reflect the era. As most of the audience was of a mature age the response was very poor. In fact it did not come alive until the finale which was great and more in line with what people had come to see and hear. I accept that maybe a younger audience would not have found the language so offensive as regrettably this is now everyday speech for some. Disappointing as other shows have been much more enjoyable without the vile language. hope this isn't t a taste of things to come .
17 January 2015|
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Response from HallForCornwall2016 | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your message. As with all our visiting productions, we rely on the information provided by the producers as to the content. While we were aware that, in common with the original film version, the show... More
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