Venue: Acorn Theatre

Acorn Theatre

Venue information

Address: The Acorn, Parade Street, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4BU

Telephone: 01736 363545


Penzance LitFest is delighted that The Acorn will once again be the main hub for the Penzance Literary Festival 2019. Tickets are now available to book in person at the Acorn Box Office in the run-up to the festival. And programmes, tickets and event information will be available from the Box Office throughout the festival.


Events at Acorn Theatre Date Time
ACT11 Studio voices: art and life in 20th-century Britain, with Michael Bird 03/07/2019 2:30pm
ACT12 A fascination with frontiers, Horatio Clare in conversation with Philip Marsden 03/07/2019 4:00pm
ACT13 Refugee Tales, with Anna Pincus and Patrick Gale 03/07/2019 6:00pm
OS12 A literary walk, with Anna McClary 03/07/2019 6:30pm
ACT14 Litfest at 10 Launch Party 03/07/2019 8:00pm
ACT21 Body and Soul: Cornwall detective Frank Elder’s last case, with John Harvey 04/07/2019 11:00am
ACT22 King of dust: adventures in forgotten sculpture, with Alex Woodcock 04/07/2019 1:30pm
ACT23 The Redeemed, with Tim Pears 04/07/2019 3:30pm
ACT24 The Great Big LitFest Quiz, with Spencer Smart 04/07/2019 8:00pm
ACT31 Crossroads, with Liz Fenwick 05/07/2019 11:00am
ACT32 In conversation: Bestseller Jane Corry tells the story behind her new thriller and reveals her top writing tips 05/07/2019 1:30pm
ACT33 Adventures in an epic continent, with Nicholas Jubber 05/07/2019 3:30pm
ACT34 Alan Hollinghurst in conversation 05/07/2019 6:00pm
OS31 A Literary Walk, with Anna McClary 05/07/2019 6:30pm
ACT41 You Will Be Safe Here: Damian Barr in conversation with Patrick Gale 06/07/2019 11:00am
ACT42 RISINGTIDEFALLINGSTAR, with Philip Hoare 06/07/2019 1:30pm
ACT43 Some kids I taught and what they taught me, Kate Clanchy in conversation with Patrick Gale 06/07/2019 3:30pm
ACT44 Plen An Gwari: The Playing Places Of Cornwall, with Will Coleman 06/07/2019 5:30pm
ACT45 Rebellion Adrian Rodda, An Gof and Special Guests 06/07/2019 8:00pm