Cambridge Arts Theatre

6 Saint Edwards Passage, Cambridge
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Cambridge Arts Theatre 13:19 on 18th November Twitter

Oh no! Our loveable Panto Dame Matt Crosby has decided that he’s done with being nice - he’s turned to the dark side and is turning into a horrible Ugly Sister this Christmas... Cinderella won’t know what’s hit her! #Cinderella

Cambridge Arts Theatre 18:08 on 17th November Twitter

Who spotted us at the #Cambridge #Christmas Light Switch On? 🎄 Team Arts Theatre we’re out in full force handing out balloons and flyers for our #panto #Cinderella! 🌟🎭

Cambridge Arts Theatre 09:00 on 16th November Twitter

Calling all Corrie fans!

Tune into @talkRADIO this morning at 9.30am to hear @mrkevkennedy (AKA Curly Watts!) chatting to Penny Smith all about Cinderella and his Cambridge pantomime debut.

Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:39 on 15th November Twitter

We can't wait to have @helen_george back on our stage next year in this incredible Gothic tale, My Cousin Rachel!

Monday 13 - Saturday 18 January 2020
Book Now:…

Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:30 on 14th November Twitter

**New Blog Alert**

Next week we have Prism on our stage, the wonderful true story of cinematographer Jack Cardiff starring Robert Lindsay and Jack.

Have a read of our blog post to find out more about his remarkable life.

Cambridge Arts Theatre 10:43 on 14th November Twitter

Here is our #tbt for the week, with Cinderella right round the corner we took a dive in to the archive to find the first ever performance of this much loved panto.

#throwbackthursday #Cinderella #Cambridgeartstheatre #pantomime

Cambridge Arts Theatre 15:05 on 13th November Twitter

Tune into @talkRADIO today at 5.15pm to hear legendary ballet dancer @Wayne_Sleep chatting live to @EamonnHolmes all about our panto #Cinderella!

Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:29 on 13th November Twitter

We are currently experiencing difficulties with our ticketing system this morning, please bear with us while we resolve the problem.

Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:18 on 12th November Twitter

Happy 25th Birthday to The National Lottery! This year @HeritageFundUK support is helping us learn more about the #Theatre’s heritage.


Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:36 on 12th November Twitter

*Blog post klaxon* Head over to our website to see behind the scenes of our #panto script read-through! #Cinderella

Cambridge Arts Theatre 13:39 on 11th November Twitter

#Cinderella has begun! This morning we enjoyed the first script read-through with our fantastic cast, company and theatre staff. We’ve now got two weeks of intensive rehearsals ahead of us before Tech Week begins and #panto opens on 28 November!

Cambridge Arts Theatre 15:00 on 5th November Twitter

The wonderful @helen_george will be on @thismorning tomorrow (Wed 6) talking about her latest role in My Cousin Rachel.

This brilliant stage adaptation of Daphne du Maurier's book will intrigue audiences every where it goes.


Cambridge Arts Theatre 13:13 on 5th November Twitter

Did you miss @charbeaumont28 talking to @chrismannbbc about The Lovely Bones play this morning?

Well listen again here:

This beautiful, creative and engaging adaptation is on our stage until Saturday 9 November. BOOK NOW:

Cambridge Arts Theatre 10:58 on 5th November Twitter

Tune into @BBCCambs in 10 mins to hear @CharBeaumont28 after her fantastic performance in the first night of #TheLovelyBones! @ChrisMannBBC

Cambridge Arts Theatre 16:43 on 4th November Twitter


Excellent seats in the Front Stalls have just been released for the hilarious comedy @pangoeswrong on Tuesday 12 November, 7.45pm and Thursday 14 November, 7.45pm.

Call Box Office on 01223 503333 or visit our website to grab them before they're gone.

Cambridge Arts Theatre 16:18 on 4th November Twitter

**Opening Night**

The wonderful adaption of The Lovely Bones opens tonight and we have been excited for the beautiful set to get on our stage.

Take a look at our latest blog post all about Ana Inés Jabares-Pita design for stunning production.

Cambridge Arts Theatre 15:20 on 4th November Twitter


We are seeking Front of House Assistants (Casual) to join our Front of House team over a busy pantomime season. For more information and how to apply please visit our website:

Cambridge Arts Theatre 14:39 on 30th October Twitter

'A clever play, brilliantly performed' @HuntsPost loved @WhatNamePlay - read the rest of the review here!

Cambridge Arts Theatre 15:58 on 29th October Twitter

Massive thanks to @AFBCommunity for their donation to our Panto Wheels scheme. We’re still fundraising! Find out more…

#PantoWheels #BlackmoreFoundation

Cambridge Arts Theatre 13:35 on 28th October Twitter

When it’s one month to go until #Cinderella opens! 🎭🌟🎄

Cambridge Arts Theatre 14:27 on 23rd October Twitter

Today is #WorldBalletDay so we're honoring the incredible @RichardAlstonDC, we're extremely excited to have them return to Cambridge in March for their final ever tour!

Cambridge Arts Theatre 17:43 on 18th October Twitter

Tonight and tomorrow is your last chance to catch the truly unforgettable @CamGreekPlay: Oedipus at Colonus!

‘A fascinating evening of theatre, which should not be missed’ (Saffron Walden Reporter)

Join us for a truly unique theatrical experience:

Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:00 on 16th October Twitter

As an independent charity our Supporters’ Circle is the backbone of support that ensures we can continue putting world-class productions on our stage for people in and around Cambridge.

Call Oleno Netto on 01223 578935 or access to join now.

Cambridge Arts Theatre 16:43 on 15th October Twitter

Great seats just released for @TomGatesLive

Seats in the front stalls have become available so book now for this fantastic production bought to you by the company behind Awful Auntie and Gangsta Granny.

Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:58 on 15th October Twitter

Do you love #theatre and want to learn more from behind the scenes?

We are seeking Distribution Volunteers to assist the Marketing Department 3-6 hours per week (exact day/time is flexible).

For more info and how to get in touch visit #artsjobs

Cambridge Arts Theatre 14:54 on 11th October Twitter

You know it’s #panto season when... the posters and flyers arrive! 🌟 We’re so pleased with this year’s beautiful #Cinderella print, what do you think? 🎭 #Pantomime #Christmas #Cambridge

Cambridge Arts Theatre 16:55 on 10th October Twitter

Did you catch us on @BBCLookEast? Watch our exciting 'Behind the Scenes Project' piece here at 5 minutes 40 and learn all about our incredible archive!

Cambridge Arts Theatre 17:00 on 9th October Twitter

Keep your eyes peeled for @BBCLookEast tonight at 6.30pm...

We'll be on air talking about our exciting new project Behind the Scenes: Saving and Sharing the Heritage of Cambridge Arts Theatre!

Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:00 on 9th October Twitter

As an independent charity our Supporters’ Circle is the backbone of support that ensures we can continue putting world-class productions on our stage for people in and around Cambridge.

Call Oleno Netto on 01223 578935 or access to join now.

Cambridge Arts Theatre 16:57 on 7th October Twitter

Next week the very talented team behind The Cambridge Greek Play 2019 present Sophocles' Oedipus at Colonus.

Ahead of Wed's opening performance, we spoke to them to get a sense of what it's REALLY like to learn & rehearse a play... in Ancient Greek!


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Past shows

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