Sir Richard Burton Museum

28 Trenwith Place

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Tuesday 11th September 4pm £7
Shanty’s Miniature Victorian Paper Theatre presents Robin Hood
Robin Hood and his Merrie Men perform on the town’s smallest stage. It’s quaint, it’s quirky, it’s quite like nothing you have seen before. It’s Victorian Paper Theatre and it will totally enchant you, whatever your age. Very limited tickets. www.shantybaba.com

Tuesday 11th September 6pm £7
Shanty’s Miniature Victorian Paper Theatre presents Sherlock Holmes in The Cornish Horror
Come and be totally enchanted by the world of Victorian Paper Theatre. Sherlock Holmes in West Cornwall solving the strangest case of his career, in an original Conan Doyle story. “So entertaining and wonderful.” Always a festival favourite. Very limited tickets. www.shantybaba.com

Thursday 13th September 11am pay what you want (no advance booking)
Giorgio de Chirico and the Metaphysical Dreamscape
Join Shanty Baba, a de Chirico aficionado, for an art talk with a difference. Explore the dreamscape of his hugely influential paintings. Full of enigmas, deserted plazas, melancholy, shadows and stories. A painter who faked his own work and in his later life befriended Andy Warhol. With animation. www.shantybaba.com

Tuesday 18th September 4pm £7
Shanty’s Miniature Victorian Paper Theatre presents Robin Hood
See Tuesday 11th, 4pm for details. www.shantybaba.com

Tuesday 18th September 6pm £7
Shanty’s Miniature Victorian Paper Theatre presents Sherlock Holmes in The Cornish Horror
See Tuesday 11th, 6pm for details. www.shantybaba.com

Thursday 20th September 11am pay what you want (no advance booking)
Giorgio de Chirico and the Metaphysical Dreamscape
See Thursday 13th, 11am for details. www.shantybaba.com

Thursday 20th September 2pm pay what you want (no advance booking)
That Blackguard Burton!
An illustrated talk with film and animation about Capt Sir Richard Francis Burton by Shanty Baba, curator of the Burton Museum in St Ives. The famous Victorian maverick, adventurer, spy, explorer, translator of the Kama Sutra and 1001 Arabian Nights and one of the world’s most extraordinary individuals. Contains adult material. www.shantybaba.com

Friday 21st September 2pm pay what you want (no advance booking)
That Blackguard Burton!
See Thursday 20th, 2pm for details. www.shantybaba.com