ADC Theatre

Park Street, Cambridge, CB5 8AS

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ADC Theatre 13:50 on 4th December Twitter

There are a bunch of #panto tickets that have been released for this evening's performance!

Book them before they're gone at

ADC Theatre 15:35 on 30th November Twitter

NOTE: Due to cast illness, the character of Richard Loeb in tonight's performance of THRILL ME will be read in by a different actor.

Please contact the Theatre at 01223 359547 if you have any questions or concerns related to this.

ADC Theatre 09:05 on 29th November Twitter

With just under two weeks until THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS comes to the ADC Theatre, we spoke to the show's directors in an exclusive interview!

Read it here:

#windinthewillows #interview @bawdsinfo

ADC Theatre 13:37 on 28th November Twitter

Day seats available for tonight's Panto performance! Get them now before it's too late at

@CUADC @Cam_Footlights #panto #redridinghood

ADC Theatre 16:10 on 26th November Twitter

THRILL ME: THE LEOPOLD AND LOEB STORY is an "intense and stylish" musical (The Stage) based on a true story, opening this week!

Running tonight until Saturday at 7pm, at the Corpus Playroom


@CUMTS #musical #thrillme

ADC Theatre 17:39 on 23rd November Twitter

Last chance to see THE BLOODY CHAMBER tonight at 11pm!…

ADC Theatre 09:05 on 21st November Twitter

The 'greatest performer on Earth' (@BBCR1) is coming to the ADC Theatre for one night only!

See mathematician-turned-poet HARRY BAKER at the ADC Theatre on Sunday 31st May


@harrybakerpoet #poetry #maths

ADC Theatre 19:05 on 13th November Twitter

And finally the design for the Freshers' show at the Corpus Playroom: Beautiful Thing.

Tue 19 to Sat 23 November at 7pm


@CUADC #student #theatre

ADC Theatre 14:05 on 13th November Twitter

Angela Carter's THE BLOODY CHAMBER is the ADC Lateshow next week, entirely performed and produced by those new to theatre.

Wed 20 to Sat 23 November at 11pm


@CUADC #chamber #angelacarter

ADC Theatre 09:05 on 13th November Twitter

We're showing all the publicity designs for the Freshers' Shows today!

First up is Nell Gwynn, the ADC Mainshow next week, entirely performed and produced by those new to Theatre.


#nellgwynn #studenttheatre @CUADC

ADC Theatre 09:00 on 13th November Twitter

Ahead of their opening performance tonight, Helena Fox (Writer) and Susi Mauer (Cast) will be talking about RUST on @camfm972 at 3pm!

Tune in then to hear more about this award-winning original musical.

ADC Theatre 15:05 on 12th November Twitter

We spoke to the writer and director of RUST, the original musical coming to the ADC Theatre after its award-winning run at the Edinburgh Fringe!

Read the interview here:

@RustTheMusical @CUMTS #musical #rust

ADC Theatre 13:14 on 30th October Twitter

Did you miss out on booking tickets for our panto RED RIDING HOOD?

Never fear: we've just released a whole lot of more tickets. Get them here before they've gone!

ADC Theatre 11:15 on 29th October Twitter

The Cambridge Footlights are performing a classic smoker this evening at 11pm! Containing the best in sketch and stand-up comedy, tonight's performance will be the Freshers' Smoker


@Cam_Footlights #footlights #comedy

ADC Theatre 09:10 on 29th October Twitter

We spoke to the director of the upcoming comedy-thriller DEATHTRAP - read it here!

Poster design by Ben James

#deathtrap #thriller

ADC Theatre 19:05 on 28th October Twitter

Look at the wonderful publicity design for DEBRIS, Dennis Kelly's debut play being performed at the Corpus Playroom this week!

Tue 29 Oct - Sat 2 Nov at 7pm


#denniskelly #debris

ADC Theatre 17:01 on 28th October Twitter

Fresh off a critically-acclaimed run at @Gildedballoon in Edinburgh, MEDDLIN' KIDS is a comedy show about four mystery solvers and their dog, opening at the Corpus Playroom this week!

Tue 29 Oct - Sat 2 Nov at 9:30pm


#comedy #meddlinkids

ADC Theatre 16:15 on 24th October Twitter

ELECTRIC CANDLES is a new #student play about three friends who are inseparable, until two are killed in an unexpected accident.

Tonight until Saturday at 9.30pm at the Corpus Playroom


ADC Theatre 13:05 on 24th October Twitter

Congratulations to the cast and crew of THE CONVERT for its wonderful reviews from @TCSNewspaper, @VarsityUK and @TheTabCambridge!

Only three more chances to see the show, tonight until Saturday at 7.45pm


#convert #play

ADC Theatre 16:25 on 23rd October Twitter

★★★★ from @TCSNewspaper for 'Crouch Touch Pause Engage'!

See it this week at the Corpus Playroom at 7pm

Tickets available here:

#crouch #gift

ADC Theatre 14:05 on 23rd October Twitter

PEARLY GATES is a Kafkaesque rom-com set in Heaven, about bureaucracy and the boredom of eternity.

Nominated for the Footlights Harry Porter Prize!

Wed 23 - Sat 26 October at 11pm


#heaven #comedy @Cam_Footlights

ADC Theatre 09:05 on 23rd October Twitter

Are you interested in applying with a show next season at the ADC Theatre or Corpus Playroom?

Don't forget to come along to the applications social, tonight at the ADC Theatre Bar at 8pm. The panel will be there to discuss the process and answer any of your questions.

ADC Theatre 15:11 on 22nd October Twitter

TWO BY TWO brings together the best of Cambridge's musical and comedic talent for a variety show. Tonight at 11pm for one night only!

ADC Theatre 11:14 on 22nd October Twitter

THE CONVERT opens tonight at the ADC Theatre! Have a look at the video preview made by @Cambridge_Uni below:…

ADC Theatre 17:45 on 21st October Twitter

CROUCH TOUCH PAUSE ENGAGE tells the true story of #GarethThomas, the first openly gay #rugby player, using real people's words.

Opening this week at the Corpus Playroom!


ADC Theatre 14:05 on 21st October Twitter

TWELFTH NIGHT opens at the ADC Theatre next week! We spoke the show's director about their vision for the show, which is transported to a cosmopolitan city.

Read the interview here:…

#interview #shakespeare

ADC Theatre 11:23 on 19th October Twitter

Very limited tickets left for CHICAGO!

We have unlocked the (VERY FEW) remaining tickets left for Chicago in November. You can get them online here:

ADC Theatre 13:15 on 18th October Twitter

Bottleneck has received a five-star review from @VarsityUK!

This powerful and difficult play is performing at the Corpus Playroom between tonight and Saturday at 9.30pm


#play #performance

ADC Theatre 09:10 on 18th October Twitter

Here's a sneak peek rehearsal shot of THE CONVERT, opening next week at the ADC Theatre! Featuring the largest all-black cast seen on the ADC stage

Tue 22 to Sat 26 October at 7.45pm


#play #convert

ADC Theatre 17:40 on 17th October Twitter

"A triumph of student theatre" @TCSNewspaper, ★★★★★

THE DEEP BLUE SEA is getting wonderful reviews! Don't miss it at the ADC Theatre, tonight until Saturday at 7.45pm


#play #blue


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