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 Cuban Salsa Course Spring 2024

Wed 02 Oct 2024

Various dates, please see event listing

Cuban Salsa Dance Course for Adult Improvers

In-person

If you have already discovered the joy of salsa dancing and now wish to build upon the basics, this ...

Cuban Salsa Dance Course for Adult Improvers
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Wed 02 Oct 2024

Doors open 20:00, event starts 20:30

The Comedy Network: Bella Hull, Will Owen and Tom Glover

In-person

Gather your friends, grab a drink from the bar and enjoy laugh out loud comedy from some of the hott...

The Comedy Network: Bella Hull, Will Owen and Tom Glover
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ArtsCentre Adult Ballet Classes Autumn 2024

Sat 05 Oct 2024

Multiple dates, please see course details

Adult Beginners Ballet: Short Course

In-person

A block of classes aimed at Beginners to learn the fundamentals of Classical Ballet Technique. Come ...

Adult Beginners Ballet: Short Course
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ArtsCentre Cuban Salsa Course Spring 2024

Mon 07 Oct 2024

Various dates, please see event listing

Cuban Salsa Dance Course for Adult Beginners

In-person

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

Cuban Salsa Dance Course for Adult Beginners
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ArtsCentre Going Going Holding Image Autumn 2024

Wed 09 Oct 2024

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

Going, Going: DISTANT DANCES

In-person

DISTANT DANCES presents an evening of live music & dance performance, initiated by dancer and choreo...

Going, Going: DISTANT DANCES
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ArtsCentre Lady Made Autumn 2024

Wed 16 Oct 2024

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

Lady Nade plus Support

In-person

With nominations for Artist of the Year at the AMAUK Awards, and a Song of the Year win at the UK Am...

Lady Nade plus Support
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Arts Centre Jam Jar Theatre Image 2 Autumn 2024

Sat 02 Nov 2024

Doors open 14:15, performance starts at 14:30

Jam Jar Theatre: How A Jellyfish Saved the World

In-person

Jam Jar Theatre Company presents a tentacle-tapping puppetry musical, for children and adults, frien...

Jam Jar Theatre: How A Jellyfish Saved the World
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Wed 06 Nov 2024

Doors open 20:00, event starts 20:30

The Comedy Network: Alice Sneddon, Finlay Christie and Tom Glover

In-person

Come and unwind at one of our monthly comedy clubs. Gather your friends, grab a drink from the bar a...

The Comedy Network: Alice Sneddon, Finlay Christie and Tom Glover
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ArtsCentre Lila Dance Autumn 2024

Sat 09 Nov 2024

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

Lila Dance: Fault Lines

In-person

Fault Lines pulls at the tension in our relationship with nature. Our constant pursuit of progress i...

Lila Dance: Fault Lines
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ArtsCentre Gigglemug Theatre Bean Spillers Updated August 2024

Sat 23 Nov 2024

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

Gigglemug Theatre | The Bean Spillers: The Improvised Musical All About Gossip

In-person

Looking for a hilarious and unforgettable night out? Look no further than The Bean Spillers, an awar...

Gigglemug Theatre | The Bean Spillers: The Improvised Musical All About Gossip
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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
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Wed 04 Dec 2024

Doors open 20:00, event starts 20:30

The Comedy Network: Nathan D'Arcy Roberts, Annabel Marlow and Tom Glover

In-person

Gather your friends, grab a drink from the bar and enjoy laugh out loud comedy from some of the hott...

The Comedy Network: Nathan D'Arcy Roberts, Annabel Marlow and Tom Glover
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ArtsCentre Company Chameleon Spring 2025

Sat 25 Jan 2025

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

Company Chameleon | Double Bill: Push and Umbra

In-person

A powerful double bill by Company Chameleon.

Company Chameleon | Double Bill: Push and Umbra

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. 

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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.

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AMATA Arts Centre cafe in the day