Where is the best place to sit at the Minack Theatre?
It’s closer to the action on stage. The upper terraces are higher up the cliff. The audience in that section sees and hears everything and gets fantastic views but they are further from the stage. A limited number of seats are reserved for members of our ‘Friends Of The Minack’ support group.
Can you see Minack theatre from outside?
The small museum explaining the theater’s history was packed like the London Tube during morning rush with barely any room to move, let alone get close enough to have a good look at the displays. Note that you can walk down to the beach for free and see the exterior of the theatre without paying to go inside.
Can you see Minack theatre from beach?
There’s hundreds of steps at one side of the cliff from the beach that lead up to the Minack Theatre for those not afraid of heights. This is a great beach for the whole family with lots to do nearby.
How long are the shows at the Minack Theatre?
2 answers. Hi. The show lasts for 90 minutes – there is no interval. Evening show should finish at 9pm.
What happens if it rains at the Minack theatre?
Performances are only cancelled in extreme conditions, we do play in the rain! The use of umbrellas is not permitted during performances, in consideration of other audience members. If the weather looks dodgy for a performance, check our website, we’ll keep you updated.
Can you see Minack theatre without paying?
Can you see the Minack Theatre without paying?
Note that you can walk down to the beach for free and see the exterior of the theatre without paying to go inside. 5-Day Devon and Cornwall Small-Group Tour…
Can you visit Minack Theatre without?
You may have to queue for admission to the theatre. Visitors needing step-free access should make this clear when booking tickets and they will be directed to this entrance on arrival.
What beach is near the Minack Theatre?
Porthcurno beach, just below the theatre, is popular, but be aware that both the beach and the valley car park can get very crowded, especially in the summer holidays.
Can you see Minack Theatre without paying?
Is Minack Theatre open?
What is open? The theatre auditorium and the gardens are all open to the public. The Rowena Cade Exhibition is also open (this is an indoor space where social distancing will apply). The theatre toilets will also be open.
Do you need to book to see Minack Theatre?
You must book in advance You can book online or by phone (see below for our box office hours). If you are a few minutes late arriving, don’t worry, you can be admitted to the theatre within 30 minutes after the time on your ticket.