Regular events at The Knut include:
Monday: 10am – 12pm Land And Sea Singing Group
Wednesday: 7pm – 9.30pm Meetings
Thursdays: 7pm – 9pm Art For Fun (Alternate Thursday) artforfuncornwall.wixsite.com/artforfun
Friday: 2pm – 3pm Private Meeting
7pm – 10pm Knut music events once a month
Sundays: 10am – 12pm Private yoga group
The Knut is available for one-off hire or regular rental at almost all other times. Please contact us for details.
Sorry to post this again – but event is in MAY not JUne as previously stated This month sees the welcome return of our fun music quiz, this time with new rounds never before seen in any quiz, anywhere before. Fact! We welcome the addition of musician Oscar Bloomfield to the team … Read More
Indulging in this year’s theme for Lafrowda Festival; ‘5.7° West is the line of longitude that runs from pole to pole, The Knut presents ‘Down the Line’ – an evening of music, dance, stories, films, and food from a range of cultures sharing the same line of longitude as St. Just. … Read More
This summer, Cornwall’s award winning Miracle unpacks Anton Chekhov’s bittersweet comedy about a once-wealthy family, whose idleness and extravagance have brought them to the brink of bankruptcy. Bill Scott’s new adaptation treads a tragicomic tightrope, bringing out all the humour and pathos of Chekhov’s masterpiece which, more than a century … Read More
This workshop e xplores writing from life. Finding out what you’d like to express about yourself and your experiences and then exploring the best method for doing so. £15 per person. Places limited so book early via email@example.com or 07582 650516.
A one-woman comedy performance by the brilliant Jane Pugh. Life Girl explores being single and living alone by comparing life for the single woman with Robinson Crusoe. It’s mainly funny with a couple of sad bits. In addition to her work as a screenwriter, playwright and writing tutor, Jane … Read More
We are sorry to have to cancel the FONO event at the Knut this Friday May 4th. This is down to a few factors including the lack of a house band. For anyone interested in attending or performing don’t worry – we shall be rescheduling for a Friday night in … Read More
Rather late notice but FONO is back – the Knut’s answer to ‘open mic’ night. A 5 minute spot is yours to perform something new or do something for the first time. THEME: MAY 4th BE WITH YOU! …. so anything goes really. Please contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org or 07582650516 … Read More
Lots of clothes, books, CDs, DVDs, musical instruments, games, toys, gadgets, homewares, gifts, crafts, you name it, we’re selling it, at rock bottom prices. Tea, coffee and biccies will be available too so pop in for a brew. We have a couple of tables available, £5 each, if you’d like … Read More
It’s Movie Night! REASONS TO BE CHEERFUL – A raucous musical featuring the hits of Ian Dury And The Blockheads We’re showing the GRAEae Theatre film of Ian Dury punk rock stage musical, and it’s ONLY £3! 7pm Sunday 22nd April 2 hours + interval Donation bar … Read More
Hosted by the wonderful and talented Isobel Bloomfield, this is an evening for all you Ukulele lovers to either come and listen or join in. Bring your own Uke and play your favourite song to a friendly crowd of people just like you. Learn a group song in the break … Read More
What an exciting couple of weeks we have ahead of us! First is ‘Art For Fun’, a fortnightly informal art class for adults, not only for people with some experience of creativity, but also complete beginners who have the desire to develop their individual style, increase their confidence and have … Read More
Ged uses an array of percussion instruments to create exotic soundscapes, together with sampled sounds and loops. He has worked extensively with various well known musicians, his playing has been described as “virtuosic” and “world class”. “A truly profound experience” – Falmouth Arts Centre “Outrageously talented” – Kerrang Magazine “Wonderful” … Read More
We’re having a LIVE MUSIC night! Saturday 10th June 2017 We’re very privileged to welcome the fabulously talented Lucy Birbeck to The Knut. Her unique, heart-warming and funny songs, performed on piano, will have you laughing and crying, we’re looking forward hearing her serenade ‘All The Men In Cornwall’. Lucy … Read More
After a period of ‘resting’ we are resuming play readings at The Knut, St Just. Two dates for your diary: * Sunday 14th May 2.30pm – An Inspector Calls by J B Priestley * Sunday 2nd July 2.30pm – Jerusalem by Jez Butterworth (the first play reading we ever did … Read More
We are delighted to be the new home of the St. Just Memory Café, and a new 6 week Pilates course! St. Just Memory Café has moved from its previous home at the Royal British Legion Club, to The Knut with effect 28th Feb 17. They meet on 2nd and … Read More
Breaking news: We are delighted to announce that our House Band at ‘For One Night Only’ on 17th Feb will be Morgan & Oscar from The Odd Folk. We may be treated to some brand new material, how exciting!
Our next ‘For One Night Only’ evening is on Friday 17th February at 8pm. We are looking for acts to perform a 5 minute slot, do something new, or something you have always wanted to try. As 17th February is National Random Acts Of Kindness Day, that will be our … Read More
Bored of the long dark winter evenings? Looking for an alternative to the pub? Want to meet new people? Then come along to Games Night! 7pm – 9pm Sunday 29th January. We provide the games, you just choose what you want to play, and join in! (Not suitable for under … Read More
Hi All, This Fridays ‘For One Night Only’ at the Knut is shaping up to be a cracker – so come along and experience it for yourself – also just room for a couple more 5 min acts, a lovely safe, secure space to try something new, go on…. contact … Read More
Next event coming up at the Knut is our ‘For One Night Only’ evening on Friday Nov 25th – this event showcases local talented people, who perform something for the first time, be it comedy, magic, poems,stories or songs, accompanied by a house band to open and close the evening. … Read More
on Friday November 25th we have our next ‘For One Night Only’ at the Knut – we have a fantastic and hugely entertaining house band ‘Anarchy in the Uke’ lined up, but as usual need some brave and wonderful people to prepare a little something to perform that you have … Read More
Our next ‘For One Night Only’ evening is on Friday 25th November at 8pm. We will have a house band, but the rest of the evening is yours! A 5 minute slot to do something new, or something you have always wanted to try. The theme is ‘The Calm Before … Read More
Our ‘For One Night Only’ evenings are back with the first one on Friday 30th September at 8pm. We have the wonderful Hannah Bullock for our house band but the rest of the evening is yours, a 5 minute slot to do something new, or something you have always wanted … Read More
The sun has come back out and at 7.30pm this evening Miracle Theatre will be performing ‘ The Magnificient Three ‘ their Wild West adventure in the wild westerly town of St Just. After the show you have an extra treat of a performance from Shindig Cloggers and a bit … Read More
After the most glorious night with marvellous George and Jude and the sublime Odd Folk this week, we are gearing up for our FINAL Tuesday night concert next week (23rd August) . The evocative Theo Tomlinson has also confirmed that he can start the evening off for us setting off … Read More
Hi All – Just announcing a change to next weeks Tuesday Concert at the Knut – due to an injury sadly Ella Turk and the Rogue Tones cannot perform, however we have sorted a brilliant replacement – The fantastic Odd Folk have aggreed to fill the gap with an hour … Read More
Our next fantastic events are The Knut Summer Tuesday music events – happening every Tuesday in August. We start with the virtuoso guitarist Greg Dyer and his talented friends on 2nd August ; on 9th August Som Maneiro will bring us flavours of Brazil, Spain and Portugal; The 16th August … Read More
Invitation to the launch of a new one day Art venture at the Knut Our first one day show on Friday 22 July is titled 19/34 and features two wonderful abstract painters who both live in Carn Bosavern, St Just Ray Hopley and Andrew Wilkey plus a sculpture by Graham … Read More
As one of the famous four instigators of Lafrowda Day, Mary Ann welcomes you to an exciting look back at the last 20yrs of this wonderful day. Focused on the days three processions you will see photographs of the many processional banners, images and lanterns; you will be able to … Read More
As a homage to the origins of Lafrowda The Knut is holding this evening of young singer songwriters. Come along and see the young talent Penwith contains. Doors open 7.30pm for 8pm start. Space limited so seat reservation advised; via email email@example.com or text 07582650516. Refreshments. Donation entry.
Knut Art Fair this Saturday 28th May – 10.30am – 2pm (3pm if we are busy) . We have paintings and cards from the fabulous Flynn O Reilly and Marg Mason, as well as beautiful jewellry from Rose Evans. All work can be bought direct from the artists. Come and … Read More
Great Art to see and buy direct from the artists. More artists needed. Tables £6. contact us for details firstname.lastname@example.org
Show off your Crown Jewels is the theme for the next FONO on Friday 20th May. Audience members welcome to book but some acts are still needed – the rules are simple – 5 mins of something you have never done done before . Go on try it! Fran D … Read More
We are sad to announce that this Saturdays ( 14th May) Craft Fair has been cancelled due to lack of tables booked. We would really like to promote these events further to support the local artistic community ao please spread the word. The Knut has a lovely atmosphere and at … Read More
Hello all, A reminder of up and coming events at the Knut. This Saturday (30th) the Knut Art Fair starting at 10.30am until the later time of 3pm, fabulous work by Flynn O Reilly, Sue Weldon , Jean Ashford and others. The Knut Craft Fair is on May 14th – … Read More
The fantastic painter Flynn O’ Reilly has just confirmed his table at the Knut Art Fair on Sat 30th April 10.30am – 2pm – joining him are Sue Weldon, Jean Ashford and Keri Bowden and one or two other spaces to be confirmed. Free admission, scrummy biscuits, Knut Bags and … Read More
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Simply turn up on the day at The Knut to read a part or listen. Refreshments. Free but donation appreciated. This is a brilliant play with a strong message. What better way to spend a Sunday afternoon.
The first fair of this year features beautiful bags, mugs, aprons, candles, pictures, crochet adult + childrens wear, and much more. Free admission. Lovely refreshments. New Knut cards and bags also on sale . Come and support local crafters and grab yourself a bargain.
April Fool is the theme for this FONO – with a plethera of local talented people lined up. These events are going from strength to strength – but places are limited so booking highly recommended. Contact us to reserve a seat. We are always looking for people to perform – … Read More
The Knut Art Fairs will begin on Saturday 26th March 10.30am – 2pm. Free admission. Come along and see (+buy) talented local artists work. Subsequent Art Fairs are Sat 30th April; Sat 28th May; Sat 18th June; Sat 30th July; 27th August ; 24th Sep; 29th October; 26th November. Please … Read More
Here we go again – our popular Music quiz is back – this night is always a winner! Teams of up to 5 people apply in advance for a table. Prizes for the best music related team name, and of course for the winners. £2 per person. Wine and lager … Read More
The theme of LoveBoat kicks off our first ‘For One Night Only’ of 2016 – it is shaping up to be a humdinger – still room for one or two 5 min performances – or simply come along and watch and enjoy. As always a ‘put in what you thinks … Read More
Our first play reading of the year is coming up and has a love theme – ‘Savage Love’ by Sam Shepard will be accompanied by another little gem. Come along to read or simply to listen. Refreshments provided.
Happy New Year everyone! Our events group met a couple of days ago and starting planning for 2016. Our first events are: Play Reading Sunday 14th Feb 3.30pm ; love themed ‘For One Night Only’ Friday 19th Feb (acts needed); Quiz ‘Thats Entertainment’ Friday 18th March; Spring Art Fair Sat … Read More
We now have a full compliment of Ordinalia DVDs , plays and documentaries for sale at £10 each, visit the Knut this Saturday (19th Dec) or get in touch.
Last event of 2015 at the Knut on Saturday and it will be a humdinger! Our Last Minute Christmas Art & Craft Fair has 14 talented local artists and crafters providing every lovely present you could possibly need at great prices. I (Mary Ann) am in the process of making … Read More
At this fair we will have double the amount of local artists & crafters, why not come along and buy some last minute presents, direct from the makers, and support the local economy at the same time. Delicious Mulled wine and apple juice and sweet treats. Free entry. Great festive … Read More
Our final play reading before Christmas – come along to read or listen. Donation entry.
Our final Art Fair before Christmas with some fabulous artists attending as usual. Free admission. Refreshments and lovely atmosphere.
Here comes our first Knut Craft Fair, six talented local crafters will be displaying and selling their work. Come along and grab yourself a Christmas present bargain and support these talented local people. Free entry.Yummy refreshments. Contact us if you are interested in participating in future Craft fairs. firstname.lastname@example.org
With a reputation to uphold after our last fantastic ‘ FONO’ evening, the next one is speeding towards us. We need acts on the theme of ‘humour and horror’ – get in touch with us for more info. We are now taking bookings for audience members too. This will be … Read More
Tables are going fast for our Movie Quiz on Friday 30th October – it should be a winner, prizes for the best movie related team name and costume. Contact: email@example.com to book a table ( max 5 per team) HURRY!
The Knut has busy weekend coming up with our marvellous Art Fair this Saturday (24th Oct) free, yummy refreshments and great affordable art – don’t miss it – 10.30am-2pm. On Sunday 25th Oct at 3.30pm we are reading ‘Blithe Spirit’ by Noel Coward – come to read or just to … Read More
Sorry for any inconvenience – we have had to cancel Saturdays craft fair. The next fair will be November 14th.
As an exciting twist to our popular music quiz events the Knut is going with a film theme for the next event. Teams of up to 5 people are invited to book a table, don’t delay as places limited and this is a well subscribed event.Why not dress up as … Read More
Our very first craft fair starts this Saturday with a second fair on Sat 14th Nov, we are slightly undersubscribed this weekend but as the Art Fairs are going from strength to strength so will these. Free admission, so why not come along and have a look. Very nice refreshments … Read More
Calling all makers and crafters looking for a new opportunity to exhibit and sell your work? We are looking for people to take part in The Knut Craft Fair, a new exciting project to be held once a month in the Knut, just behind the Plen an Gwari, St Just. … Read More
This Autumns Sunday afternoon play readings are on 27th September; 25th October & 29th November. Doors open at 3.30pm for a 4pm start. People are welcome to come and read or to just listen. Free entry . Donations requested. Soft + Hot drinks and sweet treats available. Anybody interested in … Read More
After our first sucessful Art Fair in August we are continuing these events during the Autumn. The next three fairs are on: Saturday 26th September; Saturday 26th October + Saturday 28th November. Six different and talented artists will be showing and selling their work at each fair. Time: 10.30am – … Read More
Our usual Music Quiz hosts have decided to try their hands at a Film Quiz for a change this Autumn, it will be the same mix of improvised music themes, audience participation and some clever stuff. Hilarity guaranteed. Come as your favourite film star and win a prize. Teams of … Read More
Our next for One Night Only has been moved from 11th Sep to Friday 2nd October, sorry for any inconvenience caused. The theme is ‘Innocence & Experience’ ; we have space for established and budding performers (5min slots of anything having a first public airing) and audience members. Doors open … Read More
Our regular showcase of local talent is resuming on 11th Sep after a summer break – this time the theme is ‘ Innocence & Experience’ and our house band the marvellous ‘Campion’ are practising in earnest. If you have a little something, a song, a poem, a magic trick, a … Read More
Come along and visit our first Art Fair – featuring artists not presently represented in galleries. Entry is free, refreshments available and prices reasonable. We aim to make these a regular monthly event so if you cannot make this one – future dates are Sat 26th September & Sat 24th … Read More
The Knut archive will be open on Thursday 16th July 1-4pm; Friday 17th July (Lafrowda Eve) 11am – 3pm, and 11am – 3pm on Lafrowda Day (18th July). We will have pictures and documents focused on the rich history of the Plen an Gwari and will be showing films and … Read More
Thursday 9th July 8pm (doors open 7.30pm) The Knut, – ‘Here Come the Girls’ – an evening of original acoustic music and prose from a myriad of talented local female songsters and writers. Wine, beer and soft drinks available. Free event, with a ‘what you think it’s worth’ hat circulated. … Read More
As our play readings are proving so popular we have decided to do these as a monthly event. All readings are on a Sunday afternoon 3.30 for 4pm start ( we may make this earlier in the autumn/winter) The dates are July 5th; August 9th; September 27th; October 25th; & … Read More
Hot footing it from the Minack theatre this all female version of Mr Ayckbourns 2010 play is set to create much mirth and amusement in the Plen an Gwari. Tickets are £5, doors open at 7pm for a 7.30pm start. This is an outdoor venue so bring suitable clothing, rugs, … Read More
“Come and enjoy our reading of Caryl Churchill’s “funny and provocative” seminal play Top Girls on Sunday 31st May at 3.30pm . Perhaps the most eclectic dinner party has a transvestite Pope, a courtesan-cum-nun, a tireless adventurer, an obedient wife from Chaucer and the leader of a charge into hell … Read More
Still a few tables left for tomorrow nights (Friday 17th April) Music Quiz – guaranteed to be a right laugh – contact us by email or 01736788906. Come on you know you want to!
This is our first draft of archive sessions at The Knut – we will have photos, play scripts, press cuttings and other documents for people to look at, a slideshow of images and events in our lovely Plen-an Gwary , plus showings at half past the hour of various documentaries … Read More
Back by popular demand our fun music quiz. Places limited so contact us now to register your team – max of 5 people per team; £2 per person. Prize for the wittiest music related team name …. so get thinking! Wine, beer, soft and hot drinks available. This event is … Read More
We are showing the films of the Ordinalia performances that were done in the Plen-an-Gwari from 2000-2004. These were spectacular re-enactments of the orginal medieval plays ( performed in the Plen from about 1370) and involved over 250 local people as actors, choir, musicians and crew. Dominic Knutton directed them. … Read More
Following the resounding sucess of the first ‘For One Night Only’ event, the second is set for Friday 13th Feb (7.30pm doors for an 8pm start). We have a multitude of local performers preparing their pieces on the theme of ‘Luck & Fortune (although there is still room for a … Read More
On Friday 6th March at 8pm we are very excited to be ‘Introducing Mike Stocks’ for his debut gig. This witty lyrical troubadour casts a fresh and often hilarious outlook on modern life. Entry £3. Not to be missed. Booking highly recommended. contact us to book.