ADC Theatre

Park Street, Cambridge, CB5 8AS

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ADC Theatre 16:48 on 6th June Twitter

We are recruiting a full-time Technical Manager! 🛠️

The Executive Committee of the ADC Theatre wish to appoint a full-time Technical Manager from September 2019 for one year.

For more information and to apply, head to our website!

ADC Theatre 19:00 on 23rd May Twitter

"Always shifting between moments of hilarious awkwardness and poeticism, this play is not one to miss."

Another ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ review for IN THE NEXT ROOM (OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY) from @tabcambridge…

ADC Theatre 18:00 on 23rd May Twitter

No offence, but... NONE TAKEN opens at the Corpus Playroom tomorrow night, and you'd be mad to miss it!

In this one-woman musical and physical comedy show, Lotte Hondebrink tackles feminism, politics, and the pile of toxic waste she calls her love life.

ADC Theatre 17:00 on 23rd May Twitter

"It's highly experimental and ambitious [...] there’s no denying that it’s done well – devilishly well."

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ for DOCTOR FAUSTUS from @TCSNewspaper…

ADC Theatre 14:00 on 23rd May Twitter

"Thoughtful direction is combined with careful design and compelling performances."

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ for IN THE NEXT ROOM (OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY) from @VarsityUK

There are only 3 more chances to see this "hilarious and heartfelt" play.

ADC Theatre 18:00 on 20th May Twitter

Name a funnier Iraqi, Lebanese, and Senegalese trio… We’ll wait.

Hasan Al-Habib, Danny Baalbaki, and Patrick Sylla are previewing their @edfringe stand-up show FOOTDARKS at the ADC Theatre this week!

ADC Theatre 17:00 on 20th May Twitter

Get stretching, limber up and book your tickets for BOUNCE, this week's freshers sketch show!

Step inside the Bounce Studios for a fresh freshers’ sketch show set in a dance studio, brought to you by a team of twinkle-toed young comedians.

ADC Theatre 16:06 on 20th May Twitter

Our building banner is up for the @CamFestPlayers production of EVITA, which opens in just over a week's time!

Tickets are going fast, so be sure to book yours at

#cambridge #theatre #musicaltheatre #evita

ADC Theatre 14:18 on 20th May Twitter

Tickets are now on sale for our September musical, CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG, brought to you by @CamPiedPipers

As Grandpa Potts says, “Never say ‘No’ to adventures!”, so get booking your tickets tout suite!

ADC Theatre 18:00 on 19th May Twitter

"Divinity, adieu!"

Featuring a chorus of demons and jazz-funk choreography, this sparkling adaptation of Christopher Marlowe's classic DOCTOR FAUSTUS promises a night of irreverence, chaos and damnation.

ADC Theatre 19:03 on 17th May Twitter

Tonight and tomorrow night you can get 2 FOR 1 tickets for the @Cam_Footlights Harry Porter Prize Winner MARKET MAGIC with the code HARRYPORTER

Don't miss this ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ "side-splittingly funny" show of "madcap fun" (@tabcambridge)

ADC Theatre 18:00 on 17th May Twitter

In this blog post, Assistant Producer Sarah Robertson interviews Director Alex Ridley about IN THE NEXT ROOM (OR, THE VIBRATOR PLAY), which opens at the ADC Theatre next week!…

ADC Theatre 17:00 on 17th May Twitter

Welcome to the Earth exhibit. No touching. No flash photography.

Join five real-life humans as they take you on a whirlwind tour of their bizarre little planet!

LOOK ALIVE! is this year's @Cam_Footlights International Tour Show!

ADC Theatre 17:00 on 14th May Twitter

Featuring such smash hits as this Righteous Brothers' classic, 'Ghost: The Musical' asks you to question the power of love after death, and opens tonight at the ADC Theatre!

Book your ooky spooky tickets at

ADC Theatre 15:00 on 14th May Twitter

“What it is that you learn when you live through a time of plague… there is more to admire about people than to despise or despair of.”

THE PLAGUE, Neil Bartlett's stunning adaptation of Albert Camus' 'La Peste', opens tonight at the Corpus Playroom!

ADC Theatre 14:00 on 14th May Twitter

What's it like to have 15 minutes of fame in the largest country on earth?

@Milo_Edwards's PINDOS is a show about celebrity, language, show-business, and sending dogs into space for the good of communism, and takes to the ADC Stage tonight at 11pm!

ADC Theatre 13:00 on 14th May Twitter

In this interview, Directors Atlanta Hatch and Lottie Reeder explain the thinking behind their exciting new adaptation of Marlowe's DOCTOR FAUSTUS, which opens at the Corpus Playroom next week!…

ADC Theatre 19:00 on 11th May Twitter

"Love, Cats and Bill Murray. I can't imagine this combination has been covered theatrically before and yet..."

In this blog post, @BigSquirrelProd describe the process of bringing two solo shows to the Playroom stage, back to back.…

ADC Theatre 19:00 on 10th May Twitter

"You need to see this."

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ from @tabcambridge for TWO MAN SHOW!

There are only two chances left to catch this show of "incendiary, joyous feminist thinking"!…

ADC Theatre 17:00 on 10th May Twitter

"It is a tale which has moved audiences since the film's release almost 30 years ago, and it's a joy to get to tell that story on the ADC stage."

@CUMTS' upcoming production of GHOST: THE MUSICAL opens in less than a week!…

ADC Theatre 13:00 on 9th May Twitter

It's ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ across the board for THE REVLON GIRL with a third review from @TCSNewspaper

"'It’s not just lipstick’; and this is not just a performance, it is a well acted and deeply emotional portrayal of the struggle of grief."…

ADC Theatre 20:00 on 8th May Twitter

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ for THE MIDDLE CHILD from @VarsityUK

Only four more chances to catch this "original, quirky, and bold" sketch show!

ADC Theatre 18:39 on 8th May Twitter

...and another ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ review from @tabcambridge for THE REVLON GIRL

"a dazzling success [that] pulses with raw emotion and energy"…

ADC Theatre 16:00 on 8th May Twitter

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ from @VarsityUK for THE REVLON GIRL

“It is impossible to single out a single actor in this true ensemble cast, or indeed to reduce their incredibly subtle performances to single sentence summaries – I do them an injustice in attempting it.”

ADC Theatre 18:00 on 7th May Twitter

"We want to talk about masculinity and patriarchy but the words that exist aren't good enough, so there's music and dance too."

ADC Theatre 11:46 on 7th May Twitter

Coming to the ADC this week? Make sure to grab yourself a show cocktail! Extra points if you can pronounce the Welsh.

ADC Theatre 16:51 on 6th May Twitter

"You know the Patrick Swayze film with the pottery? So like that, but the musical version.”…

ADC Theatre 15:17 on 6th May Twitter

After an acclaimed ★★★★★ run at
@BrickhouseTC, THE REVLON GIRL comes to the ADC stage this week to tell the true story of a group of bereaved mothers who met every week after the Aberfan Disaster to talk, cry and laugh without feeling guilty.

ADC Theatre 18:00 on 5th May Twitter

On Tuesday 14 May, Former Cambridge Footlight @Milo_Edwards returns to the #adctheatre to tell the story of how he became a Russian TV star, had a gun pointed at him, and discovered that the way home is sometimes hardest to find.…

ADC Theatre 17:52 on 2nd May Twitter

3 more chances to see SAINT JOAN at the ADC!

Don't miss your opportunity to see this passionate and polished production!


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Past shows

See all the shows that have been performed here at the venue history page.