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This week

26 performances of 10 shows
are happening in 8 venues
involving 156 people

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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.
SWIM | Short Film | Crew Call
We’re looking for a crew team to shoot our short film ‘SWIM’ this Summer! We are interested in: - Director  of Photography/ Cinematographer - Composer  - Editor  - Sound Operator - Graphic Designer - Lighting Designer 
We're looking for a dedicated core production team to captain the HMS PINAFORE at the Minack Theatre in Cornwall this September. Applications have opened for: - PRODUCER  - MUSICAL 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.
CUOS MAINSHOW 2021 - Der Freischütz by Carl Maria von Weber - Chorus Wanted!!
CUOS are recruiting singers for ATB chorus roles for the 2021 Mainshow: Der Freischütz by Carl Maria von Weber.
Cambridge's best student short film festival returns - and we need some movies to screen!

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  • The Tell-Tale Heart
    To be confirmed
    THE TELL-TALE HEART is a short Cambridge student film in the pipeline. Adapted from Edgar Allen Poe’…
  • No Dawn (short film)
    No Dawn is a speculative mystery set in a catastrophic future, combining drama with soundscapes and …
  • Visible Poetry Project
    THE PROJECT Visible Poetry Project is a nonprofit organization that partners 30 poets with 30 filmma…
  • Medea
    Fitzwilliam College Auditorium
    A woman, trapped in the curse of her own mind. Come and see this wonderful interpretation of Euriped…
  • This is just a Tribute
    ADC Theatre (Bar)
    How long have you been nurturing that Kate Bush impression? How many times have you tried to find a …
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  • Susanne
    Howard Theatre, Downing College, Keynes Hall, King…
    “Do you believe in the afterlife?” A young woman dies suddenly and unexpectedly. Her friends plan a …
  • Under Milk Wood
    Wolfson Party Room, Trinity College
    'To begin at the beginning': Originally a radio play, Under Milk Wood has been adapted to create a f…
  • In Verse
    ADC Theatre (Bar)
    In Verse returns to the ADC Bar! The Marlowe Society presents a night of monologues and duologues, a…
  • A Streetcar Named Desire
    Corpus Playroom
    "I don't want realism. I want magic." Blanche DuBois is a faded Southern Belle, her whole life taken…
  • Footlights Spring Revue 2016: Chocolate Moose
    ADC Theatre
    Chocolate Moose is the Footlights Spring Revue 2016. Come on down to the ADC Theatre to see the Foot…


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! 💡

The Minack Theatre 08:55 on 18th February Twitter

Kim, our Education Officer is working online with young people from across Cornwall on their Discover, Explore, Bronze & Silver Arts Awards. Morgan is just finishing her Discover book & can’t wait to start Explore. To find out how your child can take part email

The Minack Theatre 20:17 on 17th February Twitter

Our Executive Director @zoe_minack recorded an interview today for @BBCr4today due to be broadcast at 6.15 tomorrow about managing open air performances in 2020 and planning a 2021 season in uncertain times. @OutToPerform

ADC Theatre 19:55 on 17th February Twitter

Don't forget to tune into The Well-Beloved in 5 minutes time over on our YouTube Channel!

Watch it for free at

The Minack Theatre 14:05 on 17th February Twitter

Lynn Batten is down in the theatre today, making new concrete pillars, which are moulded and set in situ, just as Rowena used to do.

ADC Theatre 12:05 on 17th February Twitter

CUMTS Spotlight is back! Join your hosts as they chat live about musical theatre and performing remotely, interspersed with pre-recorded performances from this term's stellar line-up!

Book your free tickets now to make sure you receive a link!

ADC Theatre 19:56 on 16th February Twitter

Join The Cambridge Footlights in 5 minutes time for an evening of the funniest songs, sketches, monologues and stand up!

Watch it at

@Cam_Footlights #comedy #cambridge

ADC Theatre 17:02 on 16th February Twitter

One week to go until the Cambridge Footlights Spring Revue: Are You Sitting Comfortably premiers on our YouTube channel and the trailer has just landed! Check it out below:

Don't forget to book your FREE tickets here:

ADC Theatre 12:01 on 15th February Twitter

Next week we have the annual Footlights Spring Revue, one of the biggest events on the Cambridge comedy calendar - a mixture of new sketches and old highlights from finalists of the Footlights!


#comedy #footlights #theatre #cambridge