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10 performances of 3 shows
are happening in 2 venues
involving 49 people

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FEMME FATALE is looking for a prod team
FEMME FATALE is on the look out for a 'fatale'lly good prod team. We are looking for a poster designer, costume designer /set designer , lighting designer , sound technician and a stage manager . Week 4 show. No experience needed! All applications can be brief, less than a page is more than fine! Send them to and by 11.59pm on October 8th. If you have any questions/problems/need an extension/just want a chat feel free to send a message. Looking forward to hearing from you!
Audition for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf!
Audition in person at New Cellars or send in a self-tape by the 9th of October to join our production at Peterhouse Theatre!
LEECH! is looking for a PRODUCTION and DESIGN TEAM!
We are looking to fill the rest of our production team! We need a PUBLICITY DESIGNER , SOUND DESIGNER , LIGHTING DESIGNER  and STAGE MANAGER ! This will all be very collaborative, so don't let a lack of experience stop you from applying! Deadline 7th October 23:59pm
Field of Folk needs a cast!
We are delighted to be opening auditions for our 2022 Freshers' Musical 'Field of Folk' 🎼 !!
In Black Water - Auditions
In Black Water is looking for actors to play the roles of... The Writer, The Artist, The Narrator and Theuth.
SCARY OLD WORLD is looking for Writer/Performers!
Calling all lovely sci-fi enthusiasts: you have ONLY FIVE DAYS LEFT TO APPLY to write and perform in the sketch show Scary Old World!!!
Auditions are now open for Treasure Island, the CUADC/Footlights Pantomime, taking place in Weeks 7 and 8.! This should prove to be one of the largest shows of term, with so many moving parts involving music, an intricate tech team, and of course, a diverse and talented cast! With teachers, pirates and crocodiles, there's a massive range of roles to go for! We strongly encourage everyone whether you've been in many shows or even if this is your first to audition for - we can't wait to see all your performances!
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.
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:

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    ADC Theatre
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    ADC Theatre
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    Howard Theatre, Downing College
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    Pembroke New Cellars
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West Road Concert Hall 11:20 on 3rd October Twitter

New event: Scherzi musicali - Novelties, parodies and flights of fancy
📅 Thursday 20th April, 7:30 pm

The Minack Theatre 10:23 on 3rd October Twitter

Final week for Pride & Prejudice* (sort of) at the Minack.
The weather is looking better, so don't miss this lively, mischievous take on Jane Austen's classic novel.
On 'til Thursday.
Tickets still available.

European Theatre Group 17:53 on 2nd October Twitter


This December we will be touring Hamlet, visiting Utrecht, Antwerp, Leuven, Tuebingen, Konstanz, Bern and London

#cuetg #etg2022

Town and Gown Theatre 15:40 on 2nd October Twitter

This afternoon we are really proud to be hosting @TheCollabChoir launching their charity single supporting Dementia UK. 💗 @DementiaUK

Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club 11:07 on 2nd October Twitter


CUADC are delighted to be presenting three freshers' plays this year, and YOU could be part of them! The freshers' plays are open to anyone new to Cambridge Theatre and are a great way to get involved for the first time!


Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club 22:16 on 1st October Twitter

What’s coming up next week?

Mon 4pm - Directing And Producing Tech Workshop (Larkum)
Tues - Wed 10am-4pm - SU Freshers Fair
Wed 8pm - CUADC Club Night (ADC Bar)
Thurs 3pm - Acting Workshop (ADC Stage)
Fri 4-7pm - Freshers Friday (ADC)
Sat 10am - 12.30pm - Get Involved Carousel

ADC Theatre 17:45 on 1st October Twitter

All aboard The Cambridge Footlights International Tour Show 2022: Are We There Yet! which returns to the ADC Theatre next week. Get your tickets now from
#comedy #theatre #arts #footlights #travel

Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club 00:12 on 1st October Twitter

Be sure to keep up to date with the CUADC Facebook page for detailed info on all our upcoming events - more being published daily!

The Minack Theatre 22:21 on 30th September Twitter

The Minack has joined #goinggold for the final day of #ChildhoodCancerAwarenessMonth to shine a light on and raise funds to support research into finding cures for cancers and leukaemia that affect children.
#sophieslegacy #CCAM @sophieslegacy

Town and Gown Theatre 12:40 on 30th September Twitter

We can’t wait for @joshua_andme to come to Cambridge! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️…

West Road Concert Hall 10:51 on 30th September Twitter

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

West Road Concert Hall 17:34 on 29th September Twitter

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

ADC Theatre 14:51 on 29th September Twitter

"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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