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This week

33 performances of 10 shows
are happening in 4 venues
involving 116 people


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Mighty Players Open Mic Night!
Sign up to perform in the Mighty Players Open Mic Night! Looking for monologues, duologues, comedy, poetry, musical performances and more!
FRESHER'S SMOKER AUDITIONS
Are you a fresher? Looking to get into comedy? Come along to the drop-in auditions running this weekend with some stand-up, a sketch, song, character monologue, that you have written and try it out! We are auditioning for both the Corpus Smoker on Monday 18th October and the ADC Smoker on Tuesday 26th October. The auditions are: Saturday 16th October, 3-8 in ADC Dressing Room 2 Sunday 17th October, 12-5, Location TBC
*PUBLICITY DESIGNER* needed for Iolanthe (CUG&S, Week 5)
The Cambridge University Gilbert & Sullivan Society seeks to appoint a Publicity Designer  for their upcoming production of Iolanthe at Fitzpatrick Hall, Queen's College. For details on aesthetic inspiration for publicity/posters, please see the google document below.
LIGHTING DESIGNER wanted for Iolanthe (CUG&S, Week 5)
The Cambridge University Gilbert & Sullivan Society are seeking a Lighting Designer  for their upcoming production of G&S' Iolanthe at Fitzpatrick Hall. For full details, please see below.
*Costume Designer* needed for Iolanthe (CUG&S, Week 5)
The Cambridge University Gilbert & Sullivan Society seeks a Costume Designer  for their upcoming production of Iolanthe at Fitzpatrick Hall, Queen's College. For costume inspiration on the kind of thing we're looking for, please see the google document below.
Run for your Wife prod team
We're looking for a prod team to bring Magdalene Theatrical Society's first show to life this term! We need: a director  and assistant director , a producer , a technical director , a publicity designer , a set designer  and a costume designer .
Run for your Wife auditions!
We're looking for a cast of eight to bring the Magdalene Theatrical Society's first show to life at the Cripps auditorium this term!
AUDITIONS for 'Iolanthe' (CUG&S, Week 5)
The Cambridge University Gilbert and Sullivan Society invite you to audition for our Michaelmas production of 'Iolanthe', a comic tale of dainty, deadly fairies and stuck-up, stupid peers. Sign up for an audition slot here: https://doodle.com/poll/9hhz2kcbgnkgedwk?utm_source=poll&utm_medium=link . If you cannot make any of the available times, please contact the prod team at iolanthe2021@gmail.com. The show includes principal parts for all voice ranges and an enjoyable programme for the chorus. You can read the libretto here https://www.gsarchive.net/iolanthe/iollib.pdf . Please prepare **any song of your choosing** to sing to us. We will also ask you to read a short extract of dialogue, which will be available on the day. We can't wait to hear your audition!
Production Team Applications for Attempts on Her Life Now Open!
We are looking for a dedicated production team for our exciting new production of Attempts on Her Life - including a publicity designer , stage manager , costume designer , choreographer , lighting and sound designers .
Auditions for Attempts on Her Life Now Open!
Several actors wanted for production of Attempts on Her Life. Apply to join this amazing production as part of the cast - we are so excited to get this show on the road!

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  • Fresh2Film Festival
    The Fresh2Film Festival! Interested in films? Interested in cinematography, editing, directing, prod…
  • Survival Strategies
    ADC Theatre
    There are a million ways we could die at any given moment—the guy next door could turn out to be a s…
  • The Man Presents: Womxn
    ADC Theatre
    We've all heard of sticking it to The Man, so it only seems right that through this series of charac…
  • Sinners
    ADC Theatre
    FORGIVE ME, I HAVE SOME BAD HABITS Grit your teeth, take a breath and prepare to be sucked into The …
  • I Swear I'm Not Doing A Bit
    Cam FM (online and on FM)
    I Swear I'm Not Doing A Bit is a new radio comedy panel show on Cam FM themed around events that did…
2 years ago
  • Beth (Short Film)
    Winner of the Cambridge Shorts/Fletcher Players New Writing Prize 'I want to cry but I can't, isn't …
  • One Degree Under
    A student has been found dead of blood poisoning. A professor has returned from sabbatical with, lik…
  • The Lobster of Never Letting Go
    Corpus Playroom
    Manon Lever’s life has been one long struggle to fit in, but now, armed with her uniquely dark sense…
  • UCATT 2019: Pygmalion
    Corpus Playroom
    ‘Yes, you squashed cabbage leaf, you disgrace to the noble architecture of these columns, you incarn…
  • The Deep Blue Sea
    ADC Theatre
    What is there beyond hope? In the sitting room of a dishevelled flat in post-war London, Hester Coll…
5 years ago
  • Posh
    Corpus Playroom
    “Now is the time to throw off our chains, to dance footloose upon the earth, to carpe some f***ing d…
  • Caravan
    ADC Theatre
    ‘One family, one ‘ouse, one caravan’ In a Caravan park in a Welsh seaside town lives fifteen year ol…
  • Offending the Audience
    Corpus Playroom
    ~ cn ~ this is not a play. You expected something. You expected something else perhaps. You expected…
  • Not A Love Poem
    ADC Theatre
    'If I woke you up because I wanted you to read something, you definitely wouldn't like it. You’d tel…
  • Cambridge Shorts
    ADC Theatre
    Following the success of last term’s Cambridge Shorts, the ADC’s first ever film screening event is …

News

West Road Concert Hall 17:48 on 15th October Twitter

On Sunday evening we'll be hearing from Marie-Noelle Kendall and David Christophersen for two dazzling piano-duo works:
🎹 Brahms Sonata in F minor for two pianos, op 34
🎹 Stravinsky The Rite of Spring
westroad.org/event-info/cam…


Cam FM 16:36 on 15th October Twitter

Cam FM Documentaries are back!!!

Tonight, Abubakar Mohamud presents an exploration of the factors affecting vaccine hesitancy in ethnic minorities, and the solutions that we can implement to combat this hesitancy.

Be sure to tune in at 8pm to listen 📻


The Minack Theatre 13:59 on 15th October Twitter

We're super excited to watch this tonight at 8pm (not 9pm as it says below) as it was a pleasure to welcome Susan to the Minack earlier this year! #GrandDayOut


Cam FM 12:20 on 15th October Twitter

Some SERIOUSLY good tunes on this week's Cam FM playlists! Curated by head of music Talulah for #newmusicfriday 📻


West Road Concert Hall 11:13 on 15th October Twitter

Saturday's @CCSOonline concert is sold out! Those lucky enough to have tickets will enjoy Brahms Symphony No. 2 and will bid a fond farewell to outgoing leader Julia Frape as she performs Bach's Double Violin Concerto with incoming leader @philippajbarton! westroad.org/event-info/cit…


ADC Theatre 11:01 on 15th October Twitter

Come to 'Horrible Herstories', a sketch show where the women of history set the record straight!⁠

Tue 19 – Sat 23 October at 9.30pm⁠

Tickets: adctheatre.com/horrible

#horriblehistories #sketchcomedy


ADC Theatre 15:41 on 14th October Twitter

"A beautifully directed and performed story, filled to the brim with emotion and tension"

★★★★ for QUEEN ANNE from @VarsityUK!

The show is running from tonight until Saturday at 7.45pm; tickets at adctheatre.com/anne

varsity.co.uk/theatre/22218


West Road Concert Hall 15:13 on 14th October Twitter

Elisabeth Leonskaja has long been ranked among the most celebrated pianists of our time. Tomorrow evening she performs three Schubert sonatas at West Road. westroad.org/event-info/eli…


Cambridge Arts Theatre 14:27 on 14th October Twitter

Who's coming to see the big kids of @GroanUpsShow at our theatre next week? 🤩 Get ready to laugh your socks off, this is a lesson not to be skipped! Bag your tickets now while you still can! bit.ly/3DFvHpD


ADC Theatre 10:01 on 14th October Twitter

Is modern art a whole bunch of tosh? Just how pretentious is TOO pretentious?⁠

Come and see 'Show Me the Monet': a student-written sketch show about all things art!⁠

Tue 19 October at 11pm⁠

Tickets: adctheatre.com/monet

Publicity: Winnie Zhu

#monet #adctheatre


The Minack Theatre 09:57 on 14th October Twitter

Joint Head Gardener @PenberthClaire shows us all the beautiful plants blooming in our cliffside gardens this autumn!


Cambridge Impronauts 22:41 on 13th October Twitter

Cambridge Impronauts are presenting "Comic Sans: The Return of the Serif" this term.
The producers are opening it up to all genders underrepresented in comedy. No experience needed!

Check out the doc for audition details including access information.
docs.google.com/document/d/1lr…


Cambridge Arts Theatre 17:47 on 13th October Twitter

Ian McDiarmid will be performing with us in Julian Barnes' The Lemon Table in November - read more below about why he feels this play is so important, and more about his life as an iconic and award-winning actor ⬇️ twitter.com/IndyArts/statu…


The Minack Theatre 17:26 on 13th October Twitter

Our production of Martin McDonagh's cracking dark comedy 'The Beauty Queen of Leenane' opens this evening. Don't miss the chance to see this award winning play in Cornwall!
minack.com/whats-on/beaut…


West Road Concert Hall 11:23 on 13th October Twitter

On Thursday evening @jameslisney will be giving a piano recital at West Road. Join us for
🎹 Schubert Impromptus D 935 nos 1 and 3
🎼 Beethoven 33 Veränderungen über einen Walzer von Diabelli, opus 120
westroad.org/event-info/bee… @ADCTicketing


ADC Theatre 10:01 on 13th October Twitter

Are they a witch?

The play 'Vinegar Tom' explores the witch hunts of the 17th century.

Tue 19 – Sat 23 October at 7pm, Corpus Playroom

Tickets: adctheatre.com/vinegar

Publicity design by Winnie Zhu

#witchhunt #corpusplayroom


Cambridge Arts Theatre 16:05 on 12th October Twitter

The fantastic @AF_Blakemore are helping us bring vulnerable kids to our Panto this December, could you help too?
Click here to find out more about our charitable project, Panto Wheels: bit.ly/3DOgT8n


ADC Theatre 15:43 on 12th October Twitter

🎭 Line-up for tonight's Footlights Smoker!

Compere – Laura Moss
Henry Nolan
Skyler Lu
Jacques D’Anges and Will Leckie
Daisy Brown
Joe Smith
Members sketch featuring: Robbie Boyd, Maddie London and Emily Symington
James Hazell

Tickets: adctheatre.com/adcsmoker


Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:33 on 12th October Twitter

⭐ OPENS TONIGHT ⭐We can't wait for our curtain to rise on Ronald Harwood's The Dresser! Starring @JulianClary and Matthew Kelly and inspired by the playwright's own memories of working as a dresser as a young man, it's an affectionate and hilarious portrait of backstage life 🎭