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Publicity, Lighting and Sound Designer wanted for PHAEDRA'S LOVE
We're looking for a publicity, lighting and sound designer  for the Pembroke Players Week 3 Late show 'Phaedra's Love'.
Audition slots for the Marlowe Showcase 2022 are now open! Auditions will take place between 10am-5:15pm on the 8th and 9th October, please fill in the doodlepoll in the Audition Pack to book your slot! Remember you must be a graduating student who is not currently represented by an agent to be able to be a part of the showcase.
Auditions for Phaedra's Love
Pembroke Players' Week 3 late show at Pembroke Cellars - Details below...
The ADC Week 4 Mainshow is looking for Dancers to join the wonderful cast and crew! If you're interested please come along to the auditions. The important info: - When: Thursday 6th October - Where: The Larkum Studio (at the ADC theatre) - Time: 12:30pm If you have any questions or queries feel free to pop our Choreographer Gina an email at Here's an application pack that has more details on what we're looking for:
Back To School is a brand-new comedy sketch show about the good old days of primary and secondary school, and we’re looking for a sound designer , lighting designer  and stage manager  to be a part of it! Contact, before 10th oct 2022 17:00 for more details.
Lighting Team wanted for CHESS: THE MUSICAL!
The ADC Week 4 Mainshow is looking for a Lighting Designer  and an Assistant Lighting Designer  to join the wonderful cast and crew. Please provide your full name, CRSID and pronouns (if comfortable) and then answer the questions in the application pack in an email sent to: and The deadline for applications is the 6th of October 23:59. Application Pack:
More Prod Team Roles for Ashtray are open!
Ashtray (Week 5 Larkum Studio) has applications open for the roles of Access Co-ordinator, Welfare Support, Production Designer, Stage Manager  and Costume Designer .
More Auditions Open for 'What's Wrong With Detective Thorgil?'
Two actors wanted for this brand-new, student-written murder mystery play in Week 2!
SCARY OLD WORLD is looking for Writer/Performers!
A ship cruising through eternity… an ominous force at the heart… it sure is a scary old world we live in… SCARY OLD WORLD is a six-DJ sketch show woven into a broader nautical narrative. Drawing from Ballardian dystopia, social satire, the hopes and fears of humanity (and so on) we follow a protagonist hell-bent on solving the mysteries of this murky cruise … and this is your chance to shape it all!

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New event: @CamGradOrch - Bruckner Symphony No 4
📅 Friday 2nd December, 8:00 pm…

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On Saturday night, @SampsonOrch perform music by Coleridge-Taylor, Delius, and Vaughan Williams. @JamalAliyev1 joins the orchestra for Elgar Cello Concerto…

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"The play manages to be hilarious and deeply moving, posing questions about life and death, playing with words and pulling at the heartstrings." - Cambridge Critique -

Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:38 on 29th September Twitter

'The Two Popes is glitteringly funny, soul-stirring and, at times, transcendentally good'

@CambsEdition loved The Two Popes - read the full review here:

West Road Concert Hall 11:02 on 29th September Twitter

New event: David O’Doherty - woah is me
📅 Thursday 10th November, 8:00 pm

Cambridge Arts Theatre 09:59 on 29th September Twitter

'A wonderfully touching piece of theatre'

Read @WESTENDBF's review of The Two Popes here...…

Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club 21:12 on 28th September Twitter

We're looking for a Stage Managers' Representative to join us until February 2023. Send your expressions of interest to before 12pm on Friday!

For more info, see our Facebook page.

Any questions, please get in touch at

West Road Concert Hall 16:37 on 28th September Twitter

Pianist @janlisiecki made his @cammusicfest debut in 2018 and returns on Friday evening with the @ASMForchestra for the festival's opening concert of the autumn series.…
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Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:36 on 28th September Twitter

'This is an evening of powerful entertainment'

Critics adored The Two Popes last night - read the full review here, and don't miss this 'unforgettably dynamic' production on our stage until Saturday:

West Road Concert Hall 12:22 on 28th September Twitter

New event: Rich Hall: Shot From Cannons
📅 Friday 28th October, 8:00 pm

Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:50 on 28th September Twitter

Reviews are in for The Two Popes...

'A tour de force of performance which brings out the humanity, the shortcomings and the strengths of two chaps just doing a job'

Read WorldStageUK's full review here:

West Road Concert Hall 11:08 on 28th September Twitter

New event: @Cambridge_Phil - A Child of Our Time
📅 Saturday 17th December, 7:30pm…

The Minack Theatre 10:00 on 28th September Twitter

Coming soon
We're delighted to welcome back the fabulous Superstition Mountain from 11 October.
Carl Grose's dark Cornish comedy opened here in March before touring the country & returns for 2 weeks.
"An experience to treasure" (The Cornishman)
Book now

Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club 23:11 on 27th September Twitter

2 weeks to go until our first show of the term, WUTHERING HEIGHTS

Week 1 ADC Main Show, 11-15 Oct 7.45pm

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West Road Concert Hall 17:25 on 27th September Twitter

International duo-pianists the Cann Twins take to the stage on Thursday evening, with a programme including music by Gershwin, Debussy, Rimsky-Korsakov, and Strauss.…

ADC Theatre 17:20 on 27th September Twitter

"The haunting moors, the Gothic atmosphere, the violent inward intensities: these all remain. But Andrew Sheridan’s adaptation of Emily Bronte’s novel presents us with a script that is strikingly contemporary, too..."

West Road Concert Hall 14:46 on 27th September Twitter

New event: Hail! Bright Cecilia - Purcell’s hymn to music – the voice of nature itself
📅 Wednesday 8th March, 7:30 pm

Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club 14:04 on 27th September Twitter


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