Cambridge Arts Theatre

6 Saint Edwards Passage, Cambridge
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Cambridge Arts Theatre 13:10 on 19th June Twitter


Win x4 tickets to the brilliantly funny adventure-comedy Around the World in 80 Days (Tue 27 June, 7.30pm) - retweet and follow us to enter... a winner will be selected on Fri 23 June at 12pm. Good luck! πŸ€

Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:35 on 6th June Twitter

'A play worth seeing several times to drink in the lines and enjoy a masterclass in performance. It’s an absolute must see'

A fantastic review for @OriginalTheatre's Stumped 🏏 Read the rest of the review here...

Cambridge Arts Theatre 13:12 on 5th June Twitter

PUBLIC BOOKING is now open for five fantastic new shows! ✨

πŸ₯ Sasha Regan's all-male The Mikado (24-29 July)
🐌 The Snail and The Whale (31 Aug-3 Sep)
🏑 Farm Hall (12-23 Sep)
⭐ A Voyage Round My Father starring Rupert Everett (17-21 Oct)
πŸ“° Drop the Dead Donkey (27 Feb-2 Mar)

Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:51 on 1st June Twitter

It's officially National #VolunteersWeek! Last weekend our Front of House team held a coffee morning for our wonderful volunteers, to celebrate their invaluable contribution to our Theatre - thank you all ❀

Cambridge Arts Theatre 17:30 on 24th May Twitter

🏏 Production photos are in for STUMPED... Don't miss Stephen Tompkinson and Andrew Lancel star as world renowned playwrights Samuel Beckett and Harold Pinter 5-10 June.

Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:42 on 23rd May Twitter


Due to popular demand we have added an additional performance of The Smeds and The Smoos on Saturday 24 June, 4.30pm - and tickets are now on sale! Click here to book:

Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:33 on 22nd May Twitter


Stephen Tompkinson and Andrew Lancel in the rehearsal room for Stumped 🏏 We can't wait to have them in Cambridge in two weeks!

Cambridge Arts Theatre 10:00 on 20th May Twitter

Today we celebrate and support #WorldBeeDay with @UKP_Ltd, raising awareness through @BeekeeperPlay to help support the efforts of the British Bee Charity (1174123) assisting them in their educational programmes in UK schools. Please donate if you can

Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:18 on 19th May Twitter

We're a finalist in the Muddy Stilettos Awards! πŸ₯³

We're thrilled to be in the running, and would love you to vote for us for Best Theatre/Arts Venue at the following link:


Cambridge Arts Theatre 16:00 on 17th May Twitter

πŸ“»Tune into @BBCCambs at 5.25pm to hear star of @BeekeeperPlay, @RoxyFaridany (who plays Beekeeper's wife, Afra), chat about her role in the show. #beekeeperplay #beekeeperofaleppo #beekeeper #PagetoStage #theatre #BeekeeperPlay @UKP_Ltd

Cambridge Arts Theatre 15:44 on 15th May Twitter

🐝 It's a brand new week with @BeekeeperPlay opening tomorrow night! Ahead of
curtain up, we thought we'd treat you to a Q & A with
cast members @JosephLongActor (Mustafa) and @RoxyFaridany (Afra) - head over to our Blog to read more:

Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:00 on 11th May Twitter

πŸπŸ“» Tune into @cambridge105 at 12.30pm to hear an interview with Joseph Long, star of The Beekeeper of Aleppo. He chats about his role in this vibrant story, which will buzz into town next week! #BeekeeperPlay #Beekeeper #PagetoStage @BeekeeperPlay @UKP_Ltd

Cambridge Arts Theatre 16:09 on 28th April Twitter

Happy Bank Holiday weekend! Remember - our Box Office will be closed on Monday, but you can still book tickets online at 🎭

Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:45 on 24th April Twitter

There's only one week left to vote for our in-house charity Panto Wheels in Asda Foundation's Green Token Giving! πŸ’š

Voting closes on Sunday, and you can vote for us online at the following link - even if you've already voted before!

Cambridge Arts Theatre 17:09 on 21st April Twitter

The local reviews are in for this week's Of Mice and Men! But what did the critics think? πŸ’‘

⭐⭐⭐⭐ 'This is a powerful and evocative play which deserves to be seen' EAST MIDLANDS THEATRE


Cambridge Arts Theatre 14:50 on 19th April Twitter

Tune into @BBCCambs at 3pm to hear @chrismannbbc chatting to Simon Darwen, who plays Slim in this week's show Of Mice and MenπŸ“»@BirminghamRep

Cambridge Arts Theatre 15:39 on 13th April Twitter

Today would've been the playwright Samuel Beckett's 117th birthday! Did you know that alongside his theatrical work, Beckett was also a cricket player? 🏏

Stephen Tompkinson stars as Beckett in STUMPED, 'perfect pitch for lovers of drama and cricket' (Guardian) @OriginalTheatre

Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:22 on 13th April Twitter

Bend… and snap! @CamOpSoc are painting the stage pink with the fabulously fun musical Legally Blonde πŸ‘  Wed 10 - Sat 13 May

Cambridge Arts Theatre 10:15 on 13th April Twitter

A huge congratulations from the whole Arts Theatre team for your @UKPantomime Award nomination @RubyAblett! πŸ₯³…

Cambridge Arts Theatre 18:10 on 6th April Twitter

* April and May Bank Holiday Box Office hours *

Please note our Box Office will be closed on the following dates...

Monday 10 April
Monday 1 May
Monday 8 May
Monday 29 May

Whilst we are closed you can still purchase tickets via our website -

Cambridge Arts Theatre 14:59 on 28th March Twitter

Tune into @BBCCambs just after 3pm to hear Kris Marshall chat to @chrismannbbc about his role in this week's show, Charlotte and Theodore >>>…

Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:07 on 23rd March Twitter

'A timeless masterpiece that had its audience roaring with laughter'

Don't miss @londonclassic1's hilarious comedy Abigail's Party - it's on our stage every day until Saturday! Read @VarsityUK's review here:

Cambridge Arts Theatre 16:18 on 22nd March Twitter

'Will have you talking - and perversely - laughing - for days'

Audiences LOVED Abigail's Party last night... why not grab a Bacardi and Coke and join us? Performances run until Saturday.

Cambridge Arts Theatre 11:33 on 16th March Twitter

'This could be a very short review. In summary, it’s a blimmin’ marvellous production and you should buy a ticket now, without delay!'

Fairy Powered Productions loved The Shawshank Redemption... but don't just take their word for it! Book today:

Cambridge Arts Theatre 17:16 on 14th March Twitter

'A visceral drama with shock twists, inspiringly performed. This is the reason we go to the theatre'

A fantastic review after last night's performance of The Shawshank Redemption! You can catch it on our stage every day until Saturday:

Cambridge Arts Theatre 20:47 on 12th March Twitter

We are delighted that @RubyAblett has been nominated for Best Comic in the @UKPantomime Awards for her performance as Silly Billie πŸ‘

Ruby starred as Alice Fitzwarren in our production of Dick Whittington before stepping into the role of Silly Billie on 23 Dec. Well done Ruby πŸ₯³

Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:48 on 6th March Twitter

Guess what? Our brand-new Spring 2023 brochure is here... and Public Booking is now open!

Click here for our digital brochure:

Cambridge Arts Theatre 18:09 on 3rd March Twitter

Fan of a spine-chilling thriller? πŸ”ͺ

We can't wait to welcome Wish You Were Dead next week... the latest installment of the Roy Grace series from best-selling author Peter James! It'll have you on the edge of your seat...

Cambridge Arts Theatre 17:19 on 27th February Twitter

Turn on BBC Breakfast tomorrow morning from 8.45am... Actors James Gaddas and Parisa Shahmir and real-life Fisherman's Friends Jon Cleave will be chatting all about the upcoming musical (which is hitting our stage next month!).

Cambridge Arts Theatre 12:36 on 23rd February Twitter

πŸ“» Tune into @cambridge105 today at 1.30pm... Actor Tom England is chatting all about Mog the Forgetful Cat! 🐱 @WardrobEnsemble


Past shows

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