AMATA is Falmouth University’s arts centre, offering a diverse year-round programme of exciting performances and productions. 

From monthly comedy nights to fantastic live music, trailblazing new theatre and dance, AMATA offers something for everyone. 

With discounts available for Falmouth University students, staff and great value tickets for the public, it’s well worth keeping an eye on what’s on. 

There are also opportunities to get involved, with a range of classes, residencies and much more available to take part in. 

Upcoming events

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ArtsCentre Mapdance 2024 Holding Image Spring 2024

Sat 02 Mar 2024

Doors open 19:15, performance starts at 19:30

Mapdance 2024

In-person

The University of Chichester’s MA touring company, mapdance 2023, offers an enticingly varied set ...

Mapdance 2024
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ArtsCentre Cuban Salsa Course Spring 2024

Wed 06 Mar 2024

Various dates, see below for information

Cuban Salsa Course for Adult Beginners

In-person

Join our 4-week salsa dance course where you'll master the fundamental footwork and rhythms of Cuban...

Cuban Salsa Course for Adult Beginners
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ArtsCentre Comedy Network Brand

Wed 06 Mar 2024

Doors open 20:00, event starts at 20:30

The Comedy Network: Thor Stenhaug, Mary O'Connell & Tom Glover

In-person

Come and unwind after a stressful week at one of our monthly comedy clubs. Gather your friends, grab...

The Comedy Network: Thor Stenhaug, Mary O'Connell & Tom Glover
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ArtsCentre May Contain Food Spring 2024

Sat 09 Mar 2024

Doors open 19:15, performance starts at 19:30

Protein: May Contain Food, May Contain You

In-person

Transforming the AMATA Arts Centre into a restaurant, you are invited to bring your own food (someth...

Protein: May Contain Food, May Contain You
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ArtsCentre Pippin Spring 2024

Tue 12 Mar 2024

Various dates, please see event listing

Pippin

In-person

Join us as our troupe of performers, led by the cunning and crafty Leading Players, take you on Pipp...

Pippin
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ArtsCentre Rough Girls Spring 2024

Wed 13 Mar 2024

Various dates, please see event listing

Rough Girls

In-person

This is the untold story of the Belfast women who stepped onto a pitch in society-shocking shorts an...

Rough Girls
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ArtsCentre Rory Sutherland Spring 2024

Fri 15 Mar 2024

Doors open 17:50, event starts at 18:00

Rory Sutherland Public Guest Lecture

In-person

Discover how businesses can triumph by tapping into behavioural science principles and a better unde...

Rory Sutherland Public Guest Lecture
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ArtsCentre Air Pump Spring 2024

Tue 19 Mar 2024

Various dates, please see event listing

An Experiment With An Air Pump

In-person

An Experiment with an Air Pump was joint recipient of the 1997 Margaret Ramsay Award and premiered a...

An Experiment With An Air Pump
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ArtsCentre Dissocia Spring 2024

Wed 20 Mar 2024

Various dates, please see event listing

The Wonderful World of Dissocia

In-person

A curious invitation leads Lisa Jones on a surreal odyssey through a kaleidoscope of surreal landsca...

The Wonderful World of Dissocia
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ArtsCentre Kizamba Holding Image Spring 2024

Sat 27 Apr 2024

Performance starts at 19:30

Kizamba

In-person

Kizamba is Cornwall’s premier Latin & Afro-Caribbean good vibes band. Since 2021, these talented m...

Kizamba
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ArtsCentre Cara Dillon 02 Spring 2024 - shortened 2

Sat 30 Nov 2024

Doors open 19:15, performance starts at 19:30

Cara Dillon

In-person

Cara Dillon, an extraordinary, multiple award-winning Irish folk singer and acclaimed musician and p...

Cara Dillon

Get involved

From summer schools to dance classes, we offer plenty of opportunities to get involved. Find out all you need to know now. 

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Plan your visit

You can find us on Penryn Campus in the Academy of Music and Theatre Arts. Click the button below for all the latest updates on ticket information, parking and how to reach us using different methods of public transport. 

Plan your visit
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AMATA Café

At the arts centre you can also find our welcoming AMATA café - a great place to gather before a show or enjoy coffee during the day.

Explore café
AMATA Arts Centre cafe in the day