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20 performances of 10 shows
are happening in 9 venues
involving 157 people

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The Mighty Players Open Mic Night
Looking for sketches, poetry, music, stand-up and more!
🌊🌞🌿'SWIM' | Short Film | Auditions 🌊🌞🌿
AUDITIONS NOW OPEN - 'SWIM' is the story of two sisters as they spend just over 24 hours together and learn to enjoy each others' company again. We want everyone from all ranges of experiences and backgrounds to audition and help us bring this short film to life this summer! Details attached in the audition pack.
The Calligrapher @ Edinburgh Fringe are looking for a cast!
We are looking for people to fill these roles at the Edinburgh Fringe: Haytham, Q, Ahmed, Kim, Danny, Millie, Mary
Video and Sound editors!
Now, the show ‘SHELVED’ is looking to create a little team of video and sound editors , who will work like industrious honey bees to edit together the sketches that will constitute this sketch show we call ‘SHELVED’.
Animators and Designers, ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE!
We are looking for a team of animators, who can also help us create our multi - media sketch show, SHELVED!
This term, Smorgasbord is putting on its FIRST EVER audio production as part of ADC Online, we'd love YOU to be a part of it! Smorgasbord is a biannual event in Cambridge that celebrates new student writing, acting and directing talent. This year's event features four new short plays by brilliant student writers , and we are looking for a capable and enthusiastic sound editor  to join our lovely production team. We especially encourage newcomers to theatre to apply for this position, as Smorgasbord is all about showcasing new talent across the board!
HATCH is looking for writers!
HATCH - The Marlowe Society's termly night of new student writing - is back for Lent, and we're looking for short radio/video plays! Click for more details!
Company Managers, Assistant Director
We're looking for a dedicated production team for HMS PINAFORE at the Minack Theatre in Cornwall this September. Applications have opened for: - COMPANY MANAGERS - ASSISTANT DIRECTOR  Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to take one of Gilbert and Sullivan's most famous comic operettas to a beautiful venue carved into the Cornish cliffs overlooking the sea.
Production Manager
We're looking for a dedicated - PRODUCTION MANAGER  to lead the technical team for H.M.S. PINAFORE at the Minack Theatre in Cornwall this September. Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to take one of Gilbert and Sullivan's most famous comic operettas to a beautiful venue carved into the Cornish cliffs overlooking the sea.
We are looking for a video editor  to edit our pantomime as we film it to go on YouTube. This will be a low commitment role.

More vacancies >>

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ADC Theatre 19:55 on 4th March Twitter

Don't forget to tune in to A Blown Job tonight at 8pm!

Follow this link to watch -

ADC Theatre 19:55 on 3rd March Twitter

Tonight on ADC Online, S.H.E.E.P. A Comedy Sketch Show.

Head over to our YouTube channel tonight at 8pm to watch -

ADC Theatre 12:01 on 3rd March Twitter

Tune into our YouTube at 8pm next Wednesday for "In Denial" - a new student-written satire of last-ditch political posturing gone terribly wrong, but in its own terribly funny way.

Make sure to book your FREE tickets now to avoid missing out!

The Cambridge Footlights 20:03 on 2nd March Twitter

✨💡Don’t miss our disabled students’ smoker premiering tonight on the @adctheatre’s YouTube! 💡✨

ADC Theatre 19:56 on 2nd March Twitter

Don't miss the final installment of the Footlights Online Smoker tonight at 8pm.

Follow this link to watch -

The Minack Theatre 09:11 on 25th February Twitter

The spring dawn is flooding through the Minack arches onto the stage this morning like the beam from a spotlight. Thanks Lynn for this hopeful reminder that the day actors can tread the concrete once more is getting closer all the time.

ADC Theatre 19:55 on 24th February Twitter

Don't miss CUMTS Presents: The Spotlight tonight!

Head over to our website in 5 minutes to watch!

Cambridge Arts Theatre 17:05 on 24th February Twitter

In light of the government’s ‘road map’ announcement, we are working behind the scenes to re-open the theatre as soon as possible. We’ll be in touch, watch this space…

You can keep up to date with our re-opening plans via our website or social media channels.

ADC Theatre 12:01 on 24th February Twitter

Featuring romance, betrayal, brotherhood and a thrilling contest across the blurred lines of good and evil, tune into 'A Blown Job' next Thursday at 8pm to find out what this musical comedy has in store!

Book your FREE tickets now to avoid missing out!

ADC Theatre 19:55 on 23rd February Twitter

Are You Sitting Comfortably for the Footlights Spring Revue?

Don't forget to tune in over on our YouTube channel in 5 minutes!…

Cambridge Arts Theatre 17:31 on 23rd February Twitter

Following the Government's roadmap announcement yesterday, our Chief Executive Dave Murphy will be chatting to @ChrisMannBBC live on @BBCCambs in 15 minutes at 5.45pm - be sure to tune in 📻

The Minack Theatre 13:01 on 23rd February Twitter

Following the Gvt announcement yesterday, we're looking at the options for reawakening our theatre & will release information on our plans for the 2021 season as soon as possible.
Meanwhile here’s a sneak peak at artwork for an exciting Minack Production already in preparation.

ADC Theatre 12:01 on 23rd February Twitter

Join us for an hour of ZANY, HIGH ENERGY, TOP QUALITY FUNNIES with Cambridge’s funniest sheeple next Wednesday at 8pm!

Book your FREE tickets now to make sure you don't miss out!

The Minack Theatre 16:28 on 22nd February Twitter

Seconded... this is frustrating and just bizarre. You can go into our indoor museum from step2, but we cannot stage performances? A horrible sense of deja vu back to July 2020.…

The Minack Theatre 11:56 on 22nd February Twitter

It's a glorious day in Cornwall with the promise of spring just around the corner. Lynn Batten took this gorgeous shot of the sun rising out of a misty sea to your brighten Monday morning.

The Cambridge Footlights 11:51 on 22nd February Twitter

Keep your eyes peeled for when this is uploaded to @BFIFilmAcademy 's YouTube - SUCH a great event with @HannahMGeorge about making it as a comedy writer!…

The Cambridge Footlights 11:48 on 22nd February Twitter

💡Our graduating members have been working SO hard on their graduating showcase 'Are you sitting comfortably?' despite c*vid's best efforts - the show must go on!
Check out our trailer below! 💡