Spot the Artist (Exhibition organised by St Ives Rotary Club) (Exhibition)
10am to 4pm, Free, Borlase Smart Room, Porthmeor Studios, Back Road West
Exhibition and ‘secret’ sale of large postcard artwork made by more than 300 mainly professional artists. £50 per painting. Proceeds are shared on a 50/50 basis between local arts organisations and Rotary charities and good causes. Sale on Sunday 22nd.
Draw St Ives (Workshop)
10.30am – Noon, £7 (No booking required), Barnoon Workshop, Clodgy View
An outdoor drawing experiences suitable for all abilities. We take you to lovely spots around St.Ives, depending on the weather, including beach scenes, coastal path, townscapes, streets, gardens or harbour scenes. Included are Drawing materials, with and tips and techniques on capturing what you see. Meet at Barnoon Workshop, and dress for the weather.
Learn to Play Guitar in a Day (Workshop)
11am – 4pm, £45.00, Barnoon Workshop, Clodgy View
Have you always wanted to play guitar, but don’t know where to start? Or maybe you are a lapsed guitar player. This one-day workshop is an excellent way to kick-start your playing and lay good foundations for improvement. Tutor Pete Giles has over 20 years’ experience teaching adults. Booking essential.
St Ives Town Walk with Tony Farrell (Walk)
11am (No booking required) £5 The Guildhall, Street an Pol
A walk that includes places of historical and cultural significance in the town. The development of the town and the significance of mining and fishing in the past are explored through the townscape. The growth of tourism and the arts are examined. Visit to the Fishermen’s Lodge is included. 2 hours.
Into The Breach written and performed by Mark Carey (Theatre)
5pm, also at 7.30pm, £11, Boathouse Theatre, Carnglaze Place
George Crocker is keen to liven up his dull life, so he decides to join The Village Drama Club. What happens then turns his life upside down. “Dads Army meets The Vicar of Dibley” London Metro Review. For Tickets call the Theatre on 07985 261181
Comedy Night with Holcomb, Barratt and Richey (Comedy)
7.30pm (doors 7pm), £8, St Ives Arts Club, Westcott’s Quay
Holcomb, Barratt and Richey are a comedy improvisation group who combine their skills to create spontaneous humour of the very best. Through a series of games, they incorporate audience suggestions into scenes that range from high-end humorous wordplay to the blatantly absurd. Their solo spots add to the eclectic mix and make for a fun night out.
Otway and Barrett (Music)
8pm, £18 adv / £20 on the door, St Ives Theatre, Lower Stennack, TR26 1QG
After more than 40 years, the amazing and irreverent performances of these two master entertainers are still hilarious to watch. Be prepared for everything from bare-chested theremin playing to wah wah wheelie bin as the duo jump from one hit and 40 near misses to another.