Regular events at The Knut include:

Monday:       10am – 12pm Land And Sea Singing Group
Tuesday:      1.30pm – 4pm St Just Memory Cafe 2nd & 4th Tues.   
Wednesday: 7pm – 9.30pm Meetings
Thursdays:   7pm – 9pm Art For Fun (Alternate Thursday) artforfuncornwall.wixsite.com/artforfun

Friday:          7pm – 10pm Knut music events once a month

The Knut is available for one-off hire or regular rental at almost all other times. Please contact us for details.

 

Good Things Come in Threes!
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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

HOPE – A Percussion Performance by Ged Kingsford – Fri 29th Sept 17
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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

LIVE MUSIC – Lucy Birbeck and Campion – 10th June
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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

Play Readings – 14th May & 2nd July 17
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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

New Additions To Our List Of Regulars
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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

House Band Not To Be Missed
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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!

For One Night Only – Have-A-Go Cabaret Fri 17th Feb ‘Random Acts Of Kindness’
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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

Games Night – Sunday 29th Jan 17
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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

Last Call – this Friday ‘For One Night Only’ 8pm
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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

Reminder: For One Night Only – Friday 25th Nov. 8pm
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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

For One Night Only – Nov 25th 8pm
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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

For One Night Only – Friday 25th November ’16 – ‘The Calm Before The Storm’
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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

For One Night Only returns 30th September 8pm
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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

Miracle Theatre in the Plen tonight plus Shindig Cloggers
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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

Last Summer Tuesday Concert at the Knut coming up – will not disappoint
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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

Last two August Tuesday concerts at the Knut – 16th & 23rd – change of band
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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

Tuesday Summer Music concerts at the Knut during August
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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

New Art Show at the Knut – this Friday 22nd July 12.30 – 7.30pm
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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

20yrs of Lafrowda Day – multimedia exhibition at the Knut
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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

Young, Gifted and Fabulous – Thursday 7th July 8pm -Lafrowda Festival event
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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 info@theknutstjust.com or text 07582650516. Refreshments. Donation entry.

Knut Art Fair – Saturday 28th May 10.30am – 2pm
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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

Knut Art Fair 28th May 10.30am – 2pm
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Great Art to see and buy direct from the artists. More artists needed. Tables £6. contact us for details info@theknutstjust.com

For One Night Only – Friday May 20th – 7.30 for 8pm start
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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

Craft Fair cancelled this Saturday
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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

Knut events Art Fair, Craft Fair and FONO
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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

April Art Fair – Saturday 30th April
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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

Plen Project email unavailable
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The info@plenproject  email is now inaccessible for us – any old time supporters of the project – will need to contact us via info@theknutstjust.com . thank you

Play Reading ‘ All My Sons’ by Henry Miller – 3.30pm Sunday 10th April
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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.

Knut Craft Fair – Saturday 9th April 10.30am – 2pm
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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.

‘For One Night Only’ Friday 1st April 7.30 for 8pm
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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

Knut Art + Craft Fairs start Sat 26th March
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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

Never Mind the Knut Music Quiz Friday 18th March 7.30pm
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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

For One Night Only Friday 19th Feb 7.30pm
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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

Play Reading Sunday Feb 14th 3.30pm
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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 ……events
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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

Ordinalia DVDs for sale
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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 Minute Christmas Art + Craft Fair Saturday 19th Dec 10.30am – 2pm
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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

‘Last Minute’ Christmas Craft & Art Fair – Saturday 19th December. 10.30am – 2pm
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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

Play Reading – Sunday 29th November 3.30pm
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Our final play reading before Christmas – come along to read or listen. Donation entry.

Knut ART FAIR Saturday 28th Nov 10.30am – 2pm
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Our final Art Fair before Christmas with some fabulous artists attending as usual. Free admission. Refreshments and lovely atmosphere.

The Knut Craft Fair – Saturday 14th November – 10.30am – 2pm
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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. info@theknutstjust.com

For One Night Only – Horror & Humour Friday 13th Nov 8pm
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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

Movie Quiz – book now before it is too late
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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:  info@theknutstjust.com  to book a table ( max 5 per team) HURRY!

Busy Weekend coming up – Art Fair + Play Reading
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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

This Saturdays Craft Fair cancelled
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Sorry for any inconvenience – we have had to cancel Saturdays craft fair. The next fair will be November 14th.

The Knut Movie Quiz – Friday 30th October 8pm
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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

The Knut Craft Fair – Saturday 10th Oct – NOW CANCELLED
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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

The Knut Craft Fair – Sat 10th October 10.30-2pm
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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

The Knut Play Readings – starting Sunday 27th September – 4pm
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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

The Knut Art Fairs
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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

The Knut Film Quiz Friday 30th October 8pm
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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

For One Night Only postponed to Friday 2nd October
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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

For One Night Only – Friday 11th September – 8pm
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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

The Knut Art Fair – Saturday 29th August – 10.30am – 2pm
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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 open
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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

Lafrowda event – Thursday 9th July 8pm – Original music + prose from some local ‘lovely girls’
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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

Informal Play Reading ‘Noises Off’ by Michael Frayn. Sunday July 5th 3.30pm (4pm start)
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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

‘Life of Riley’ by Alan Ayckbourn – St Just Plen an Gwari – Friday June 5th 7.30pm
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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

Play reading in The Knut – Sunday May 31st – 3.30pm
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“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

Music Quiz update
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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!

Trail Archive Sessions at The Knut – Thursday 9th April 1-4pm & Friday 10th 11am-4pm
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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

Never Mind The Knut Music Quiz – Friday 17th April – 7.30pm for 8pm start
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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

Ordinalia Films
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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

‘For One Night Only’
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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

Mike Stocks
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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.