The Poly

24 Church St, Falmouth : 01326 319461
The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society

More information 22 January
Monday
07:30pm

The Florida Project

FILMS: Sean Baker's (TANGERINE) latest film is a candyfloss-coloured drama about life in an extended-stay motel just outside Disneyland. Starring Willem Dafoe and six-year-old newcomer Brooklynn Prince, The Florida Project follows six-year-old Moonee (Prince) and her rebellious mother Halley (Bria Vinaite) over the course of a single summer.

More information 25 January
Thursday
07:30pm

Human Flow

FILMS: An epic film journey led by the internationally renowned artist Ai Weiwei, gives a powerful visual expression to the staggering scale of the refugee crisis and its profoundly personal human impact.

More information 27 January
Saturday
07:30pm

Unrest w/ Q&A

FILMS: Twenty-eight year-old Jennifer Brea is working on her PhD at Harvard and months away from marrying the love of her life when she gets a mysterious fever that leaves her bedridden and looking for answers. Determined to live, she turns her camera on herself and her community - a hidden world of millions confined to their homes and bedrooms by ME, commonly called Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Unrest is, at it’s core, a love story.

More information 29 January
Monday
07:30pm

The Disaster Artist

FILMS: James Franco takes on the story of the "the worst film ever made" and its fascinatingly unorthodox mastermind Tommy Wiseau in this award-winning tragi-comedy.

More information 31 January
Wednesday
07:30pm

Trophy

FILMS: Facing a catastrophic decline in wild animals, big game hunters and conservationists often make uneasy bedfellows, as highlighted in this gripping documentary.

More information 2 February
Friday
07:30pm

Sarah McQuaid

MUSIC: Sarah McQuaid is delighted to be making her second visit to The Poly as part of the launch tour for her fifth solo album, "If We Dig Any Deeper It Could Get Dangerous".

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From established names to the next generation

Truly local crafts including jewellery, ceramics, glass and prints at The Poly Guild.

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Relax with a pre-show drink

Come for a pre-show drink in our new bar, with wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and snacks. Open 30 minutes before each performance and for interval drinks.

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Falmouth History Archive

The Falmouth History Archive is led by a friendly and committed group of volunteers who have a wealth of knowledge about Falmouth and its history.

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More FilmsFilms // Coming up

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22 January
Monday
7:30pm

The Florida Project

Sean Baker's (TANGERINE) latest film is a candyfloss-coloured drama about life in an extended-stay motel just outside Disneyland. Starring Willem Dafoe and six-year-old newcomer Brooklynn Prince, The Florida Project follows six-year-old Moonee (Prince) and her rebellious mother Halley (Bria Vinaite) over the course of a single summer.

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More ComedyComedy // Coming up

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16 March
Friday
8:00pm

Friday Night Comedy: Samantha Baines 1 Woman, a High Flyer and a Flat Bottom

Award-winning comedian Samantha Baines (The Crown, Sunny D, BBC Radio 4) brings her critically acclaimed and complete sell-out Edinburgh 2017 show "1 Woman, a High-Flyer and a Flat Bottom" to The Falmouth Poly for one night only. This year she's exploring the lost women of science. Expect facts, puns and an ear trumpet attached to a whiskey bottle. It's science meets funny.

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More MusicMusic // Coming up

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2 February
Friday
7:30pm

Sarah McQuaid

Sarah McQuaid is delighted to be making her second visit to The Poly as part of the launch tour for her fifth solo album, "If We Dig Any Deeper It Could Get Dangerous".

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More TheatreTheatre // Coming up

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10 February
Saturday
7:30pm

Ethel Smyth - Grasp the Nettle

A new play with music performed by contralto Lucy Stevens and pianist Elizabeth Marcus. Following her hugely successful productions Kathleen Ferrier Whattalife! and Shakespeare In Song which are currently touring the UK, professional contralto and actress, Lucy Stevens has developed a new show for 2018. Ethel Smyth: Grasp the Nettle to coincide with and celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Representation of the People Act 1918, the decisive step in the political emancipation of women in the UK getting the vote.

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More ExhibitionsExhibitions // Coming up

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23 January
Tuesday
10:00am

More than Food

Come to face to face with the realities of Foodbanks in today's society. Explore the stories of foodbank users and volunteers through the stunning photography of Paddy Dowling, and the work of University of Exeter's Social Innovation Group.

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More TalksTalks // Coming up

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26 January
Friday
7:30pm

The 2018 Smales Lecture: What it is to be Cornish

How Cornish are we? A light-hearted consideration of research which has tried to identify the characteristics of Cornish people and an examination of how and why these may have changed with time. This theoretical approach will be illustrated by references to various locations within our county and by encounters with local residents.

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