Cambridge Arts Theatre

6 Saint Edwards Passage, Cambridge
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Cambridge Greek Play 2022 - Creative Team Applications

We are looking for a creative team, including: stage managers  (DSM /ASM /CSM), musical directors , music assistants, assistant designers (costume, lighting, sound, video), surtitle operators, film makers, puppet makers, movement assistants, marketing and PR assistants, graphic designers… Or other roles we may not even have thought of yet!

    Contact before 3rd Feb 2022 00:00 for more details.

    Cambridge Greek Play 2022 - Auditions

    Auditions for actors, singers and musicians who want to be part of the 2022 Cambridge Greek Play: The Persians and The Cyclops

      Contact before 23rd Jan 2022 00:00 for more details.

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 17:39 on 18th January Twitter

      Experience Orwell as you've never seen before in the spectacular new production of Animal Farm, arriving in Cambridge in 3 weeks🐷Featuring over 30 life-sized puppets to tell the world-famous fable, this show is a must see for theatre fans of all ages!

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 13:07 on 17th January Twitter

      Audiences for Aladdin raised over £14,000 for selected charities through bucket collections!

      Thank you to all who supported us and dropped a penny (or two!) into the buckets, we are delighted to have raised such a fantastic figure. Read our blog post:

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 14:48 on 13th January Twitter

      We're delighted to announce the full cast of Simon Reade’s adaptation of Michael Morpurgo’s award winning novel Private Peaceful 📚We can't wait to welcome them to our stage this March! Book now @privpeacestage

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:32 on 12th January Twitter

      Due to the current situation with COVID-19 @CamOpSoc’s Priscilla Queen of the Desert (Wed 19 – Sat 22 January 2022) has been rescheduled.

      New performance dates are Wed 30 Mar - Sat 2 Apr 2022. Ticket holders will be contacted regarding their booking. Thank you for your patience.

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 17:00 on 11th January Twitter

      EastEnders icons @AdamWoodyatt and @LauriebrettX will be live on Good Morning Britain @GMB tomorrow at 8:45am talking all about their starring roles in Peter James' latest thriller Looking Good Dead, be sure to tune in 📺 P.S. They'll be in Cambridge from 31 Jan - 5 Feb!

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 16:12 on 11th January Twitter

      Sadly, due to COVID-19 we are unable to mount The Marlowe Society's production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Wed 26 – Sat 29 Jan) this Spring.

      All ticket holders will be contacted and offered a full refund or credit note for their booking. Thank you for your patience.

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:24 on 11th January Twitter

      ✉️ An invitation to die for has just arrived from Boddy Manor... 🔪

      Help us figure out whodunnit... with what.... and where with CLUEDO Mon 14- Sat 19 Feb:

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:39 on 10th January Twitter

      ✨ The pantomime magic is over for another year. Thank you everyone... it's been a blast!

      📸 Richard Hubert Smith

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:38 on 8th January Twitter

      Units are now in place for this evening’s 5pm #Captioned Performance! Thank you @Stagetext 🌟 #DeafAwareness #Deaf #DeafCommunity

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 17:28 on 7th January Twitter

      We are excited to be offering our first ever #Captioned pantomime performance tomorrow, working with @StageText! ⭐

      During tomorrow's 5pm performance words will appear on two caption units either side of the stage, as they are spoken or whenever a sound is made. #DeafAwareness

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 15:47 on 5th January Twitter

      ⭐️ THE SHOW DID GO ON! ⭐️
      As we approach the last few Aladdin performances, we want to dedicate a post to our incredibly resilient and talented cast, company and crew for going above and beyond to keep the show going in such a turbulent time…

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:01 on 31st December Twitter

      (1/3) Update on Two Cigarettes in the Dark (3 - 12 March 2022): In light of the current uncertain situation with Covid-19, it is with great regret that the Producers feel unable to proceed with the tour of ‘Two Cigarettes in the Dark’ as planned this Spring.

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 14:28 on 29th December Twitter

      We're so thankful (as are all of our audiences!) for our incredible cast and company 🙌

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:25 on 29th December Twitter

      Coming to see ALADDIN over the New Year?

      We have made changes regarding COVID-19 safety and your visit - specifically asking customers to provide a NHS Covid Pass/negative lateral flow test upon entering the Theatre:

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 15:15 on 24th December Twitter

      Merry Christmas and a happy New Year to our audiences and Supporters! 🌟 Thank you to all who have supported us since our reopening.

      Love from the cast, company and crew of Aladdin and all staff and volunteers at Cambridge Arts Theatre ❤️

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:50 on 24th December Twitter

      The big day is almost here! 🎄⭐ Why not sprinkle your Christmas with some extra magic and join us for Aladdin?!

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 10:50 on 23rd December Twitter

      Another fantastic audience review for Aladdin... Come and join us for belly laughs aplenty! 🎄

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 15:34 on 22nd December Twitter

      NEW BLOG POST🐷 Take a sneak peak into the rehearsal room of Robert Icke's brand new adaptation of Animal Farm!🐎
      Read more for a first look at the breathtaking life-size puppets starting to come to life:
      @animalfarmstage coming to Cambridge, February 2022

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 13:35 on 22nd December Twitter

      In the days leading up to Christmas we want to share some of the wonderful comments we've received from Aladdin audiences 🌟

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 20:16 on 17th December Twitter

      In addition to the cancellation of this eve's performance, due to cast illness tomorrow morning's 11am performance (Sat 18 Dec) is now also cancelled.
      Our Box Office team will be in touch as soon as possible with all affected bookers. Thank you for your understanding.

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 16:33 on 17th December Twitter

      Unfortunately, due to cast illness, this evening's performance of Aladdin (Fri 17 Dec, 7pm) has been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.

      We will be in touch to arrange a full refund or exchange. Please do not try to contact the Box Office directly.

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 13:01 on 17th December Twitter

      Public Booking is now open for the ‘recklessly, tear-inducingly funny’ (Guardian) West End hit The Play What I Wrote - hitting Cambridge in February 2022!

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 10:29 on 17th December Twitter

      Happy @Panto_Day! ⭐️🎭 Thank you to all our fantastic audiences who have enjoyed ALADDIN so far. To celebrate... tell us your favourite panto moment (in any Arts Theatre pantomime, EVER!) and we'll share our favourite answers!

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:20 on 16th December Twitter

      'We didn’t stop laughing the whole way through'

      A fantastic ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review of Aladdin from @FairyPowered!

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 14:50 on 15th December Twitter

      Audiences of all ages have adored ALADDIN 🌟🎄 See for yourself… Your wish is command!

      🎥 Filmed by Ciaran Tunmer

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:14 on 15th December Twitter

      Head over to our blog to see a full review round-up of Aladdin... (Spoiler alert: the critics loved it!) ⭐

      But don't just take their word for it. You won't want to miss it, and with performances running until Sunday 9 January 2022 - you don't have to!

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 14:49 on 13th December Twitter

      📻Tune in to BBC Radio 4 tonight at 7.15pm for @BBCFrontRow to hear from talented puppet designer @TobyOlie, who's brand new production of Animal Farm will be on our stage in February 2022, featuring life size puppets!🐷 Tune in here

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:47 on 10th December Twitter

      Are you coming to see Aladdin this Christmas? Or one of our fantastic productions in the New Year?

      Following the most recent Government announcement concerning COVID-19, we have made important changes. Please read our blog post to find out more:

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 13:15 on 9th December Twitter

      "Even if you had your own Genie of the Lamp, you honestly couldn’t wish for a better show than this"

      @CambridgeIndy adored Aladdin... take a look at the rest of the review here!

      Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:13 on 9th December Twitter

      ‘The first thing you notice about the panto is how much energy there is, how much sparkle and glitz and glamour’

      A fantastic review of Aladdin from @nicolaupsonbook and @Icloudmandy at @cambridge105 yesterday... listen again here if you missed it!


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      Past shows

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