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welcome At the ADC we love theatre. We want our audiences and our student and amateur theatre groups to experience as much theatre as they can. We welcome ambitious and artistically-driven projects from directors who are trying to do something different. This season, Shoot Coward! Three Plays from Latin America brings to the Playroom three stories which have never before been performed in the UK, while a new production of Euripides’ Bacchae, set to an original soundtrack, is reimagined during the 2011 London riots. We want to share our productions with as many people as possible. In our varied programme we hope there will be something for everyone, whether it is Mozart’s enchanting opera The Magic Flute or Alan Bennett’s multi-award-winning The History Boys. This season more than ever before, we hope to encourage new people to get involved in what we do. As part of Cambridge University’s Festival of Ideas we have a series of free theatre workshops. Our regular post-show discussions and our new rehearsed readings programme, Papercuts, both allow you to have a say about a production you have seen. Above all, we want our audiences to have fun. For some pure entertainment come along to the exhilarating musical Funny Girl, watch One Million Tiny Plays About Britain performed by two energetic actors or come to one of our brand-new sketch comedies, CowsDrinkMilk or SPLEEN. Each year, more than 10,000 theatre-makers and audience members make the ADC Theatre the unique place it is. Be part of our community this season. Flo Carr | Manager

Park Street, Cambridge, CB5 8AS England’s oldest university playhouse is administered and maintained by the University of Cambridge

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Manager | Flo Carr Operations Manager | Amy Powell Production Manager | Mitchell Clarke Technical Manager | Giles Fleming Box Office Administrator | Nancy Janzig Office Administrator | Rhys Fraser Chairman of the Executive Committee | Dr Mark Billinge Patron | HRH The Earl of Wessex

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POST-SHOW DISCUSSIONS

ADC OPENING NIGHTS

Want to talk about the performance you’ve just seen and find out more about the process of bringing it together?

Beat the crowds and book for opening night of an ADC mainshow. ADC Opening Nights are £2 cheaper than the rest of the run and let you see the show before anyone else.

Our post-show discussions with members of the creative team and acting company of our mainshows give you a chance to ask the team your questions about the show and discuss what you thought of it. It’s an informal way of finding out a bit more about the production, the creative process behind it, and the experience of putting together a show at the ADC Theatre. All discussions are free and take place in the auditorium immediately after the show finishes. Measure for Measure – Thu 10 Oct The History Boys – Thu 17 Oct Jerusalem – Thu 24 Oct The Magic Flute – Thu 31 Oct Frost/Nixon – Thu 7 Nov

Remember to tweet @adctheatre using #openingnight.

FAMILIES Bringing your kids to the theatre? For familyfriendly performances, have a look at Funny Girl (page 16) and the ADC/Footlights Pantomime 2013: The Princess and the Pea (page 20). There are Saturday matinee performances for both of these productions. Also check out our Festival of Ideas workshops (page 31), suitable for ages 8+.

BROCHURE CONTENTS ADC Mainshows . . . . . . . . . 3 – 24 Playroom Mainshows . . . . . . 3 – 24 Playroom Lateshows . . . . . . . 3 – 24 Winter Wordfest . . . . . . . . . . . 21 ADC Lateshows . . . . . . . . . 25 –28 Playroom One-Night Stands . . . . . 29

ADC Bar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30 Other Events . . . . . . . . . . . . 31 Get Involved . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 ADC Ticketing . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 Calendar . . . . . . . . . . . . 33 – 35 Booking Information . . . . . . . . . 36

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12 – 14 Sep | ADC Theatre Cambridge Stagehands

THE PRODUCERS music and lyrics by Mel Brooks book by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan Conniving, greedy Broadway producer Max Bialystock and his twitchy accountant Leo Bloom have discovered a sure-fire way of making a fortune on Broadway: raising millions from little old lady ‘investors’, producing the worst musical in the history of Broadway and then running off with the money after the show closes on opening night. What could possibly go wrong? With songs including ‘I Wanna Be A Producer’ and the infamous ‘Springtime for Hitler’, The Producers is a hilarious, glittering spoof of traditional Broadway musicals. With its trademark comic moments and slapstick humour, the original production won a recordbreaking 12 Tony Awards on the Broadway stage. Performed by a vivacious group of talented young people, The Producers will be colourful, brash, and outrageously funny. ADC MAINSHOW THU 12 – Sat 14 september at 7.45pm saturday matinee at 2.30pm £12/£10 (Thu £10/£8)

If you enjoy musicals, look out for Funny Girl, 12 – 16 November. See page 16 for details.

Cambridge Stagehands is a newly-formed musical theatre company consisting of dedicated young people from all around Cambridgeshire. They act as a steppingstone for talented sixth formers on their way to drama school or university, whether as actors, technicians or simply students who have a passion for drama and music. All proceeds from productions go towards the Isabel Hospice as part of Macmillan Cancer Care.

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17 – 21 Sep | Playroom Between the Bars

I’LL BE SEEING YOU by Rachel Jarmy

Cambridge 1940. A town steeped in history and tradition faces change. I’ll Be Seeing You offers a dramatic and poignant insight into life during the Second World War as social boundaries crack and family values are challenged. Three interweaving stories play out as the air raid sirens drone over the town that thought it was safe. Between the Bars is pleased to be working again with award-winning writer Rachel Jarmy, following the success of her debut play Cubicle Four at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2012. Cubicle Four met with critical acclaim from fringe and national press alike, with praise for both the writing and the performances. I’ll Be Seeing You comes direct from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2013.

PLAYROOM MAINSHOW Tue 17 – Sat 21 SEPTEMBER at 7.45pm tickets £6/£5

Book now for the ADC/Footlights Pantomime 2013

The Princess and the PEA Will the Vikings invade? Who will face the evil queen? And will the population forever be forced to eat disgusting gooseberry soufflé? This year’s ADC/Footlights Pantomime brings together comedy, music and drama for a night of cockle-warming, rib-tickling, soufflé-rising Christmas fun. See page 20 for full details.

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8 – 12 Oct | Playroom

8 – 12 Oct | Playroom

THE RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR

ESCAPES: A DEVISED PIECE

by Joe Orton

1964. A horn honks and a man is flattened. Blood trails behind a van which splutters smoke and escapes with an assassin at its wheel. A weeping hairdresser clutches the man’s body in his trembling hands. He wipes the tears from his eyes and follows the van’s red path through the gloomy London streets... ‘I’ve come about the room.’ From the writer of Loot and What the Butler Saw comes Joe Orton’s The Ruffian on the Stair, an exploration of homosexuality, prostitution, incest, and death through the grimy lens of the 1960s. She’s the tenant of the room. He’s the ruffian on the stair. PLAYROOM MAINSHOW Tue 8 – Sat 12 October at 7PM tickets £6/£5

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‘We live to wait... We don’t want to do that anymore.’ Trapped behind bars, we look out; only our dreams slip through. What if, just for the thrill of it, we dream up ways of slipping through too? Inspired by prison escapes in history and literature, and devised in under a week using physical theatre and jazz, this production will be a journey into the minds of those who have always dreamt of escaping. PLAYROOM LATESHOW Tue 8 – Sat 12 October at 9.30pm tickets £6/£5

Details of lateshows at the ADC Theatre can be found towards the back of the brochure see pages 25 – 28

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8 – 12 Oct | ADC Theatre Cambridge American Stage Tour

MEASURE FOR MEASURE

by William Shakespeare ‘Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall…’ The law no longer has any hold over the citizens of Vienna. The sex trade has taken over the shadier pockets of society. Left in charge, the brittle Angelo assumes power with relentless spite: oppression and fear reign. But, after meeting the enchantingly willful Isabella - the sister of imprisoned Claudio - he can’t adhere to his own rules. Deceit, hypocrisy and scandal spiral out of control… Get ready for CAST’s mesmerising Measure for Measure, returning slicker than ever from its tour of the USA. Intoxicating, hilarious and tragic by turn, this vigourous and passionate production will hurl you head first into modern day Vienna. Look forward to a whirlwind of political corruption, sex and scandal, justice and mercy... ADC MAINSHOW Tue 8 – Sat 12 October at 7.45pm SAT MATINEE AT 2.30pm TICKETS £10/£8 (TUE £8/£6) Preview Wed 4 September at 7.45pm

Cambridge American Stage Tour is an annual theatre tour to universities, high schools and professional theatres across the East Coast of America. Post-show discussion Thu 10 October

Looking for more Shakespeare? Book now for Two Gentlemen of Verona (page 7) or Richard III (page 24)

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15 – 19 Oct | Playroom

Pembroke Players

15 – 19 Oct | Playroom

THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA

THE KING AND QUEEN OF THE UNIVERSE

by William Shakespeare

by Kurt Vonnegut, adapted by Tom Powell

In this lively touring production of Shakespeare’s brilliant play, freshly returned after storming Tokyo, girls play the boys, boys play the girls, and a dog (sort of) plays the dog. A bare stage will be filled with live music, physical comedy, and serious moral dilemmas.

Kurt Vonnegut’s tale of love and loss from the heart of the Great Depression. A midnight whim takes two young lovers on a shortcut home, when they are surprised by a down-andout, who cajoles them into visiting his sick mother. In the aftermath of her sudden death, the couple lose their illusions about the world and each other.

Proteus and Valentine are best friends, but they have very different opinions about love. While Proteus stays at home writing his girlfriend terrible poetry, Valentine heads to the big city where he won’t have to listen to it. Things get complicated, though, when they develop rather similar opinions about the lovely Silvia. Meanwhile the girls decide it’s not just men who can go on adventures, and set out from home to get their way. But things will become a lot more complicated, and a lot darker, before they can all just call it a day and get married.

Kurt Vonnegut’s short story has been adapted for the stage by the winner of Cambridge Footlights Harry Porter Prize 2013 and the National Radio Drama Award 2012, whose work has been described as ‘of an almost sickeningly high standard’ (Varsity). PLAYROOM LATESHOW Tue 15 – Sat 19 October at 9.30pm tickets £6/£5

PLAYROOM MAINSHOW Tue 15 – Sat 19 October at 7PM tickets £6/£5

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15 – 19 Oct | ADC Theatre Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club

THE HISTORY BOYS

by Alan Bennett

‘Think charm. Think polish. Think Renaissance man.’ The tactless but ambitious headmaster of Cutler’s Grammar School has big ideas for his latest Oxbridge applicants. In the hopes of gaining scholarships for the eight history boys, he enlists new supply teacher Irwin to teach them some style. Hector, their enigmatic General Studies teacher, is looking to prepare the boys for something more than just exams, but Irwin’s arrival soon causes both the boys and Hector to start questioning their attitude to education. ‘Pass it on, boys. That’s the game I wanted you to learn. Pass it on’ CUADC brings Alan Bennett’s multi-award-winning comic masterpiece to the Cambridge University stage for the first time.

Performed by people on the other side of the Oxbridge application game, The History Boys prompts us to question whether it was worth it after all. ADC MAINSHOW Tue 15 – Sat 19 October at 7.45pm SAT MATINEE AT 2.30pm TICKETS £10/£8 (TUE £8/£6)

The Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club is the oldest and largest student drama society in Cambridge. Post-show discussion Thu 17 October

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22 – 26 Oct | Playroom

23 – 26 Oct | ADC Theatre

SPLEEN

SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD

a new sketch show SPLEEN is a thrilling new sketch show brought to you by between four and six Cambridge comics (as seen in Footlights Smokers, Tab TV and the Wolfson Howler). The whole thing is set to be five of the most exhilirating five nights. Expect sketches and possibly moments of standup and singing/guitar. It takes place in the Corpus Playroom and tickets can be diversely purchased (cash, card, internet, person-to-person et alia). Previous praise for the writers and performers: ‘inflicted some proper suffering on my exhausted vocal chords’ – Varsity ‘some of the best comedy Cambridge has to offer’ – The Tab PLAYROOM LATESHOW Tue 22 – Sat 26 October at 9.30pm tickets £6/£5

by Jason Robert Brown

A new world calls across the rehearsal room… It is 2013, and a day’s rehearsal at the theatre is coming to an end. But while the actors may want to call it a day, some stories just will not be kept from being told. What starts as a creative exploration of new worlds, accessed by the simple power of imagination, soon becomes reality as the lines between actor and character blur. From the deck of a Spanish sailing ship, to the bustling streets of New York, to the depths of the North Pole, this stunning song cycle by Jason Robert Brown (Parade, The Last Five Years) revolves around how one decisive moment can propel the subject into a new world. The stories may be varied, and they may shock and surprise, but the decisions to be made about love, life and liberty touch us all. ADC LATESHOW (please note venue) Wed 23 – Sat 26 October at 11PM tickets £7/£6 kets £6/£5

Details of the Playroom mainshow for 22 – 26 October are not yet available. Please see our website for more information.

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22 – 26 Oct | ADC Theatre Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club

JERUSALEM by Jez Butterworth ‘Sex, drugs and trance music. That’d be village gala day.’ Gala queen Phaedra is missing. Troy, Phaedra’s stepfather, suspects that the anarchist, waster and ex-daredevil motorcyclist Johnny ‘Rooster’ Byron is involved. At the same time, Rooster is being evicted from his illegally parked mobile home in the woods next to the new estate. But Rooster is in good spirits. Providing safety for outcasts and eccentrics, he enthrals with stories of ancient myth and forest sprites. He may even be one. He is also an absentee father, has violent episodes and likes the company of young girls...

Fast, funny and sexy, and crafted with deep intelligence and insight, Jerusalem is the ‘instant modern classic’ (The Telegraph), a vision of contemporary England that galvanised critics from London to New York. ‘Jez Butterworth’s wildly original hymn to eccentricity’ – The Mail on Sunday ‘The best new play of the decade’ – The Times ADC MAINSHOW Tue 22 – Sat 26 October at 7.45pm TICKETS £10/£8 (TUE £8/£6)

Post-show discussion Thu 24 October

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29 Oct – 2 Nov | Playroom

SHOOT COWARD!

THREE PLAYS FROM LATIN AMERICA by Marco Antonio de la Parra, Carlos Canales and Rodolfo Santana

Three plays brought to the British stage for the first time, in an evening showcasing some of the best drama to come out of Latin America in the last 30 years. In Secret Obscenities, two flashers meet on a park bench in Santiago, and soon discover that they may have even more in common than they initially assumed.

Then, in Bony and Kim, a pair of Puerto Rican criminals inadvertently become media sensations when they start robbing fast food restaurants, only to find out that the life of a celebrity isn’t quite as glamorous as they’d hoped. Finally, in Looking Into the Stands, a bull takes pity on a hapless Venezuelan matador and the two strike up a conversation about their respective values, careers and dating prospects. PLAYROOM MAINSHOW Tue 29 OCT – Sat 2 NOV at 8pm tickets £12/£10 (please note start time) ticket price includes all three plays

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29 Oct – 2 Nov | ADC Theatre

THE MAGIC FLUTE by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder English translation by Andrew Porter

The adventurous Prince Tamino promises the Queen of the Night that he will rescue her daughter Pamina from the enchanter Sarastro. He begins his quest, accompanied by the bird catcher Papageno, but all is not as it initially seems... This production sees the pair painted in the guise of Grand Tour explorers who seek classical antiquity, but are instead thrust into Mozart’s timeless, chaotic, fairytale realm. Here, they encounter mythical incarnations of the ancient world more vivid than they could have ever previously imagined...

Sung in modern English, this fully-staged production of an opera that has charmed audiences for centuries offers comedy, danger, romance, and drama. Cambridge University’s vibrant opera scene bursts onto the ADC Theatre stage, uniting Mozart’s enchanting score with an exciting theatrical spectacle. ADC MAINSHOW Tue 29 Oct – Sat 2 NOV at 7.45pm TICKETS £12/£10 (TUE £10/£8) Post-show discussion Thu 31 October

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5 – 9 Nov | Playroom

5 – 9 Nov | Playroom

PLAY IT AGAIN, SAM

BEAST

by Woody Allen

Neurotic movie geek Allan Felix escapes into the world of classic films after his wife walks out on him. Humphrey Bogart seems to have a special way with women, and Allan is encouraged to find new love by imaginary conversations with the ghost of his masculine hero. His married friends, Dick and Linda, also help out. But after a series of unsuccessful dates, Allan’s quest for love takes an unexpected turn when he finds himself in love with Linda. Woody Allen’s Play It Again, Sam is a show about failed relationships and new hope with a dash of comedy, Casablanca and the seventies.

by Elena Bolster

Beast. An ageing artist with a drinking problem. An artist’s model more used to earning a living being bedded than painted. Egon and Valie meet in the middle of the sea, and love takes them somewhat by surprise. This bewitching verse play by Elena Bolster is an hour as lyrical as it is funny, as moving as it is enthralling. Is there a beast inside you? PLAYROOM LATESHOW Tue 5 – Sat 9 NOVEMBER at 9.30pm tickets £6/£5

PLAYROOM MAINSHOW Tue 5 – Sat 9 NOVEMBER at 7PM tickets £6/£5

If you like poetry, check out Hatch. See page 29 for more details

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5 – 9 Nov | ADC Theatre Dryden Society

FROST / NIXON by Peter Morgan

1977. Richard Nixon has received a full pardon from Gerald Ford and will never face trial for his involvement in the Watergate scandal. In an effort to recuperate some of his reputation, he agrees to an exclusive television interview with British talk-show host David Frost. Twelve interviews, no scripts, and no prior knowledge of the questions. A battle of wits between journalist and politician becomes a struggle between the eccentric flamboyance of television, and the sombre, tight-lipped world of politics. With time running out, Frost finds himself faced with the greatest challenge of his career: how to make a politician crumble.

Taking inspiration from the critically acclaimed 2008 film, and with a potent human drama at its core, this new, quick, slick, ensemble-based production strips away the facade of fame to reveal the man beneath it all. ADC MAINSHOW Tue 5 – Sat 9 NOVEMBER at 7.45pm TICKETS £10/£8 (TUE £8/£6)

Post-show discussion Thu 7 November

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12 – 16 Nov | Playroom

12 – 16 Nov | Playroom

Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club

Marlowe Society

GREEK by Steven Berkoff

‘I wanna climb back inside my mum. What’s wrong with that?’ The enduring story of Oedipus, the man who murdered his father and slept with his mother, is hurled from Classical Greece into the ‘unimaginable wastelands’ of present-day north London, as full of riots, filth and decay as ancient Thebes. Adapted by Stephen Berkoff, the 20th century’s revolutionary master of stylised physical theatre, Greek offers a searing reinterpretation of Sophocles’ enduring classic, brought to the stage by Cambridge’s newest dramatic talent. ‘The bravest, most exciting and moving Greek tragedy in years’ – The Sunday Times PLAYROOM MAINSHOW Tue 12 – Sat 16 NOVEMBER at 7PM tickets £6/£5

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THE OTHER PRIZE 2013 The RSC/Marlowe Society Other Prize is a new-writing prize open to current students of the University of Cambridge. It is awarded for an original, unperformed play, and the selection is made by the Literary Manager of the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC). This is the premiere of this year’s winning entry. Check our website for more information. Praise for last year’s winning entry: ‘Isobel Cohen’s Kind works a very particular, very disturbing kind of magic’ – Varsity ‘awe-inspiring’ – The Cambridge Student PLAYROOM LATESHOW Tue 12 – Sat 16 NOVEMBER at 9.30pm tickets £6/£5

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12 – 16 Nov | ADC Theatre

Cambridge University Musical Theatre Society

FUNNY GIRL music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Bob Merrill, book by Isobel Lennart ‘In all of the world so far, I’m the greatest star.’ That may have been the case in 1964, but now it’s 2013 and if Fanny Brice is ‘a great big clump of talent’, she’s one of thousands. Her dreams might get her to the audition, but even a rousing rendition of ‘Don’t Rain On My Parade’ might not be enough to keep her in all the way through to the final round. This November, Funny Girl is re-imagined for the ADC Theatre, bringing all the class and exhilaration of the original Tony-nominated musical and Academy Award-winning film right into the 21st century.

Poignant, fierce and with a brilliant score full of show-stopping numbers, Funny Girl takes a look at what being a star is in a world where everyone thinks they have the X-factor. ADC MAINSHOW Tue 12 – Sat 16 NOVEMBER at 7.45pm SAT MATINEE AT 2.30pm TICKETS £12/£10 (TUE £10/£8)

Since 1998, the Cambridge University Musical Theatre Society has been presenting a wide variety of shows each year. The Society also provides opportunities for all musical enthusiasts – from actors to technicians – to work on high-quality and enjoyable musical theatre productions.

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19 – 23 Nov | Playroom

19 – 23 Nov | Playroom

AND THE HORSE YOU RODE IN ON

AN EARLIER HEAVEN

Ten men. Two sides of the river. One night in the early 20th century. A world torn apart.

Alice Naylor is having the family round. Son Henry’s got a new car with a football sticker on the back, Other Son Gavin’s brought Thornton’s Continentals, and Husband Roger has taken to painting everything. Not even a nice colour. Lilac. That’s a sh*t colour. Normally, Alice would take this all in her stride, but the thing is, she’s gone and got herself into a coma.

by Tom Stuchfield

Thrust into the dugouts of the First World War, a small company of British men battle against illness, their superiors, their orders and one another. Across the blasted land, a group of young Germans attempt to do the same. With the constant threat of another charge across the fields, tension and friction cause these compatriots to question not only their place in the world, but also the place that awaits them if they survive. Their claustrophobic experience is laid bare for all to see in this piece of new student writing, free of interpretation, bias, and depicting one of the worst events in human history. PLAYROOM MAINSHOW Tue 19 – Sat 23 NOVEMBER at 7PM tickets £6/£5

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by Pete Skidmore

From young writer Pete Skidmore (’destined for great things’ – Sally Harrison, Woolyback Productions) comes a relentlessly inventive pitch-black comedy based on everyone’s true story. An Earlier Heaven illuminates the universal cracks in family life, and gives an uncompromising voice to the secret loves and hates everyone harbours. PLAYROOM LATESHOW Tue 19 – Sat 23 NOVEMBER at 9.30pm tickets £6/£5

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19 – 23 Nov | ADC Theatre Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club

CONFUSIONS by Alan Ayckbourn

Confusions is this year’s Freshers’ Mainshow. The Freshers’ Shows are performed, directed, produced, designed and crewed entirely by those new to Cambridge drama, showcasing the ADC’s freshest talent. For the Freshers’ Lateshow, The Penelopiad see page 27 and the Playroom Freshers’ Show, Berkoff’s Greek see page 15. Go to cuadc.org for more information or to get involved.

A village fete gone disastrously and farcically wrong. A mother trapped in baby talk. A blunderingly failed attempt at seduction. Five short plays; five instantly recognisable social encounters; five snapshots of tragically lonely and obsessed characters which will leave you ‘wondering whether you should be laughing or crying’ (The Stage).

Cambridge’s newest acting and backstage talent presents five interlinked one-act plays from one of the most successful and prolific modern playwrights, each offering a poignantly funny snapshot of human eccentricity and a cry for companionship. ADC MAINSHOW Tue 19 – Sat 23 NOVEMBER at 7.45pm TICKETS £10/£8 (TUE £8/£6)

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26 – 30 Nov | Playroom

BIRTHDAY

JITTERS

by Joe Penhall

by Mollie Wintle

Take one couple, one NHS hospital ward, and a handful of vaguely helpful staff. Mix ingredients in a middle-aged blender until thoroughly agitated. Top off with labour pains and serve with a twist of gender politics, et voila; you have yourself a visceral, modern concoction.

’Martha’s going to marry Jack. She has to marry Jack.’

‘You don’t understand my pain – man pain.’ Ed and Lisa are having a baby... Or rather, Ed is. Things are about to get messy. Very messy. Tender, heartfelt, and darkly comic, Joe Penhall’s crowning glory is one for adults only. PLAYROOM MAINSHOW Tue 26 – Sat 30 NOVEMBER at 7PM tickets £6/£5

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26 – 30 Nov | Playroom

It’s Martha’s wedding day and 75% of the household are happy about it. There’s only one more day to get through, one more day before Martha and Jack can jet off to Mozambique together, Bollywood-style. But two family members are missing: Sophie and Freya. The two girls wait it out upstairs in a haven of their own, but as the morning stretches on, questions begin to surface. Why is Sophie refusing to talk to Marian? What’s the meaning behind Freya’s final art piece? And who exactly is Uncle Paul related to? PLAYROOM LATESHOW Tue 26 – Sat 30 NOVEMBER at 9.30pm tickets £6/£5

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27 Nov – 7 Dec | ADC Theatre

ADC/Footlights Pantomime 2013

The Princess and the Pea by Ryan Ammar, Hellie Cranney and Ben Pope Welcome to Lindingo! Land of polite Vikings, small vegetables and gooseberry-soufflé. Based on Hans Christian Anderson’s timeless tale, The Princess and the Pea tells the story of the plucky young orphan Lenor. Destined to live her life cleaning socks and pants in the Castle’s Laundr-O-Mat, a chance encounter with a gawky, crossword-obsessed Prince propels her into an adventure of love, revolution and corrosive cleaning products. Will the Vikings invade? Who will face the evil queen? And will the population forever be forced to eat disgusting gooseberry soufflé? Find out who triumphs and who falls in the perfectly ap-pea-ling Pantomime.

This year’s ADC/Footlights Pantomime brings together comedy, music and drama for a night of cockle-warming, rib-tickling, soufflé-rising Christmas fun. ADC MAINSHOW WED 27 NOV – Sat 7 DEC at 7.45pm THU & SAT matinees at 2.30pm No performance sun 1 decEMBER TICKETS £12/£10 (WED 27 NOv £10/£8)

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1 Dec | ADC Theatre

WINTER WORDFEST This winter sees a sparkling line-up at Cambridge Wordfest as best-selling novelist Lionel Shriver presents her gripping novel, Big Brother; historian David Reynolds remembers World War I; explorer Ranulph Fiennes takes us to the coldest places on earth; Douglas Hurd reveals the two lives of Benjamin Disraeli; Melissa Benn and Alison Wolf explore women’s lives and the role of feminism today; John Sutherland introduces 500 of the world’s best novels; Orwell Prize-winner A.T.Williams investigates the murder of an Iraqi civilian by British troops; Damian Barr’s heartfelt memoir evokes a childhood in the era of Margaret Thatcher; novelist Jonathan Coe sweeps us off to 1950s Europe; David Walsh unravels the corruption of the cycling world with his story of Lance Armstrong; Peter Stanford shows us How to Read a Graveyard; Jessica Fellowes goes behind the scenes at Downton Abbey; Sarah Churchwell brings The Great Gatsby to life; and Sarah Dunant leads us into the twisted world of the Borgias.

Lionel Shriver

Ranulph Fiennes

Douglas Hurd

See cambridgewordfest.co.uk for further information. ADC THEATRE SUN 1 DECEMBER times and prices vary see ADCTICKETING.COM for details Booking opens fri 18 october

Melissa Benn

David Walsh

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3 – 7 Dec | Playroom

3 – 7 Dec | Playroom

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Cambridge Impronauts

by Keith Reddin

Lynette’s former career as a feisty, ambitious journalist seems a distant memory to those that know her as the warm, homely wife and mother that she later became. However, as her family gathers for a low-key birthday celebration, flashbacks from her past begin to cloud her mind and she starts to open up for the first time about her real past existence. Frustrated by her children’s reaction, she delves further into her past, inter-weaving scenes from her previous power-laden existence into her present-day banality. The core of her frustration lies in a deep-seated secret she was bound by national governments to supress. She knows the real story of JFK’s assassination. And she knows, because she saw the footage first-hand, before the rest of the country. What’s more, that footage lies metres from where her family now sit squabbling over petty problems and refusing to listen to her tale. Perhaps if they won’t listen, she may be pushed to reveal what she tried to hide for 30 years, and show them the evidence that was meant to go unseen forever. PLAYROOM MAINSHOW Tue 3 – Sat 7 DECEMBER at 7PM tickets £6/£5

IMPROV FROM THE CRYPT Join the Cambridge Impronauts for an evening of untold terror, laughter and music as they take the world of horror, spin it around, kick it down the stairs and stick a moustache on it. Audience suggestions give lifeblood to a monstrous creation, meaning that a new tale of woe is constructed every single night. Scream as the Archmage Dung Beetle unleashes an army of resurrected fridges to blast a hole in the Boyzone layer. Cry out in horror as the Devil himself takes on the Corpus Chronophage at Connect Four to see who will gain custody of George Lucas’ soul. Cackle with malevolent glee as the mutated form of Alan Sugar’s head transplanted onto the body of a tapir runs amuck in Norman Bates’ kitchen. No scripts. No rehearsals. No problem. If you don’t come out laughing, you won’t come out at all! PLAYROOM LATESHOW Tue 3 – Sat 7 DECEMBER at 9.30pm tickets £6/£5

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10 – 14 Dec | ADC Theatre Bawds and Combined Actors of Cambridge

THE OLD CURIOSITY SHOP by Charles Dickens (adapted for the stage by Nick Warburton) The Old Curiosity Shop is the story of Nell Trent and her Grandfather, who wants to make sure that Nell is provided for when he dies. He has borrowed money from the malicious Daniel Quilp, Dickens’ most evil villain, and risks losing everything. He and Nell flee London to escape Quilp’s clutches and wander the English countryside, where they come across an assortment of interesting people. Nick Warburton’s new adaptation offers a wealth of memorable Dickensian characters including Dick Swiveller, a careless young man; a friend of Nell’s plotting brother, Fred, honest Kit Nubbles, who finds himself the victim of spite from people he’s never harmed; Sampson Brass, Quilp’s unscrupulous attorney, and his unpleasant sister Sally; the kindly Mrs Jarley, proprietor of a travelling waxwork show; Codlin and Short, two unsavoury Punch and Judy men; the mysterious Single Gentleman; and many more. From the team that brought you David Copperfield and Nicholas Nickleby, this latest Dickens adaptation provides wonderful entertainment for all the family ahead of the festive season. ADC MAINSHOW Tue 10 – Sat 14 DECEMBER at 7.45pm Saturday matinee at 2.30pm TUE, WED & Matinee £9/£7 THU – SAT £10/£8

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10 – 14 Dec | Playroom

14 – 18 Jan | ADC Theatre

Richard III will open our Spring Season 2014 The full Spring Season will be announced in December

CREDITORS by August Strindberg

Adolf, a young up-and-coming artist, begins to harbour suspicions and questions the whereabouts of his rather frivolous and free-spirited older wife. A timely visit from a mysterious and enigmatic stranger just might be the answer to putting these doubts to rest and with his offer of solace, a way to make sense of a world of uncertainty where his masculinity, creativity and indeed his very existence is at stake. Who is this stranger? Why has he appeared at such a pivotal point in the life of this young artist? Strindberg’s dark and timeless tragicomedy grants us a peek into a world of sexual obsession, revenge and the reopening of old wounds, ending with the inevitable but shocking lesson of what could happen when love dies. PLAYROOM MAINSHOW Tue 10 – Sat 14 DECEMBER at 7PM TICKETS £6/£5

European Theatre Group

RICHARD III by William Shakespeare

The king is dead. The show must go on. A new star is waiting in the wings. Richard of Gloucester is a born performer: stepping up as director as he stages his own irrepressible rise. Casting two performers in the role of Shakespeare’s infamous murderer-king, the European Theatre Group takes a fresh look at the rise and fall of an icon. ‘Richard loves Richard. That is, I am I.’ Returning to the ADC Theatre in January after a two-week international tour, watch the final performances of this innovative and ambitious production with an unstoppable duo at its core. ‘Shine out, fair sun, till I have bought a glass, That I may see my shadow as I pass.’ ADC MAINSHOW Tue 14 – Sat 18 JANUARY at 7.45pm Saturday matinee at 2.30pm TICKETS £10/£8 (TUe £8/£6)

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ADC LATESHOWS & ONE-NIGHT STANDS 11PM

Cambridge Footlights

FOOTLIGHTS TOUR SHOW 2013: CANADA Six Characters in Search of an Author

TUE 8 – Sat 12 OCTOBER at 11PM tickets £6/£5

Looking for a show? So are they. Come and see Pirandello’s six characters hurtle into the present day, seeking a way to express their tragedy.

Cambridge Footlights

FOOTLIGHTS SMOKERS Footlights bring you the funniest songs, sketches, monologues and standup in an hour of non-stop, back-to-back fun-filled hilarity that’s always ‘uproariously funny’ (Varsity). TUE 15 & 29 october, 12 november, & Wed 27 november at 11PM tickets £7/£6

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Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club

This year’s Footlights Tour Show returns for its home run at the ADC Theatre, celebrating the Society’s 130th anniversary. Join ‘the most renowned sketch troupe of them all’ (The Independent) for the show in its most refined form, following the international tour across the UK, Edinburgh and the USA.

by Luigi Pirandello

WED 16 – Sat 19 OCTOBER at 11PM tickets £6/£5

[untitled] A script-in-hand performance of a new one-act play, created from a series of improvisational workshops. TUE 22 OCTOBER at 11PM tickets £6/£5

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SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD by Jason Robert Brown

‘It’s about one moment...’ See page 9 for full details. WED 23 – Sat 26 OCTOBER at 11PM tickets £7/£6

COWSDRINKMILK by Pete Skidmore and Oli Marsh

GIRLS WITH GUITARS Get ready for an eclectic night of acoustic entertainment and discussion in celebration of the best female singer songwriters of our time. tue 5 NOVEMBER at 11PM tickets £6/£5

Cambridge University Musical Theatre Society

BACCHAE by Euripides

Acclaimed sketch troupe CowsDrinkMilk (Edinburgh Fringe, BBC Radio 4 Extra, Footlights Smokers) present an hour of uncontrollable comedy. ‘Pitchperfect’ – The Tab HHHH

Set in the context of the 2011 London riots, brought to life by a physical ensemble and an original soundtrack, this is Euripides as you’ve never seen it before.

WED 30 OCtober – Sat 2 NOVember at 11PM | tickets £6/£5

Wed 6 – Sat 9 NOVEMBER at 11PM tickets £6/£5

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ADC LATESHOWS & ONE-NIGHT STANDS 11PM

The Penelopiad is the CUADC Freshers’ Lateshow. See also Confusions (page 18) and Greek (page 15)

ONE MILLION TINY PLAYS ABOUT BRITAIN by Craig Taylor

What it says on the tin: a plethora of little vignettes about Britain and its people. You’ll laugh, cry, and hang your head in shame.

Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club

THE PENELOPIAD

by Margaret Atwood

Margaret Atwood’s retelling of the story of Odysseus from the point of view of his wife, Penelope. What’s a mother to do? Wed 20 – Sat 23 NOVEMBER at 11PM tickets £6/£5

Wed 13 – Sat 16 NOVEMBER at 11PM tickets £6/£5

THE HUMAN ZOO by Edward Eustace

by Bethan Kitchen

You are welcome to The Human Zoo.

This one-woman play takes you on the peculiar journey of Bess and Bobby, twins who sit at the same table in the Vesper cafe everyday. Then one day a story comes along...

TUE 19 NOVEMBER at 11PM tickets £6/£5

THU 28 – SAT 30 NOVEMBER at 11PM tickets £6/£5

On Talk Radio, the Nation’s Interactive Station, there’s a good argument for listening.

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GENDER THE ELEPHANT

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CU SHOW CHOIR Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club

24HR PLAYS

CU Show Choir returns to the stage with Gleefully Ever After, bringing together three well-known stories with a musical twist.

What will happen when Cambridge is asked to create five new plays in just 24 hours in front of a panel of industry judges? The clock is ticking.

WED 4 & Thu 5 DecEMBER at 11PM tickets £6/£5

MON 2 DECEMBER at 11PM tickets £6/£5

THREE WHITE GUYS AND BHARGAV

JOYFUL JOYFUL: A JOURNEY THROUGH GOSPEL by Tatiana Noukong

A night of standup comedy featuring some of the best and most prolific comedians from the Cambridge comedy circuit.

Joyful Joyful is a journey through gospel music. From the torments of the soul to its release, this narration associates music, dances and poetry. The show culminates and ends in a joyful note to celebrate what we already have: life.

TUE 3 DECEMBER at 11PM tickets £6/£5

Fri 6 & Sat 7 DecEMBER at 11PM tickets £6/£5

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PLAYROOM ONE-NIGHT STANDS

ONE BY ONE This is theatre that doesn’t acknowledge a fourth wall, or even acknowledge that it’s theatre at all. They’re just talking. And you’re just listening. One by One. MON 11 NOVEMBER at 7PM & 9.30pm

IN REAL LIFE ‘Loveable neurotic’ (The Tab) Jamie Fraser wants you to enjoy an hour of hilarious standup. Be cool about it. MON 14 OCTOBER at 9.30pm

Fletcher Players

CORPUS SMOKER The Corpus Smoker is one of Cambridge’s newest and most successful comedy nights run by Footlights President Ben Pope. MON 21 OCtober & 4 NOVember at 9.30pm

Fletcher Players

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Cambridge Footlights

FOOTLIGHTS VIRGIN SMOKER Footlights bring you the funniest songs, sketches, monologues and standup in an hour of non-stop, back-to-back fun-filled hilarity that’s always ‘uproariously funny’ (Varsity). MON 18 NOVEMBER at 9.30pm

COMMENTS DISABLED Comments Disabled is a fresh, irreverent standup night loosely themed around disability, with all profits going to MIND. Say what?

HATCH

MON 25 NOVEMBER at 9.30pm

Hatch is a showcase of the best new writing from students in Cambridge. Following packedout shows in previous years, the event returns for one night only.

GAG-AMEMNON

MON 28 OCTOBER at 9.30pm

An hour of standup from regular Cambridge comedians Charlie Palmer, Milo Edwards and Henry Anderson-Elliott.

All tickets £6/£5

MON 2 DECEMBER at 9.30pm

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Cambridge University Musical Theatre Society

MUSICAL THEATRE BAR NIGHTS

ADC BAR

Cambridge University Musical Theatre Society is pleased to once more present one of its ever-popular cabaret evenings. Featuring the very best of Cambridge performers singing a wide range of musical theatre classics, a live band, and plenty of breaks to top-up at the bar, this will be a hugely enjoyable evening! ADC BARSHOW MON 14 OCT & 4 NOV at 8pm tickets £6/£5

WRiTEON

BIG STORIES IN SMALL SPACES

WRiTEON stages two annual seasons of rehearsed readings in the ADC Theatre Bar: performances are on the small raised platform in one corner. This workshop is led by Dan Rebellato, Professor of Contemporary Theatre at Royal Holloway, London. WORKSHOP SUN 20 OCTober at 11am £25/£20 (£20 for WRiTEON members)

WRiTEON

FIRST STAGE

Come along for a pre-show drink at our lively theatre bar. The ADC Bar is open Tuesday to Saturday from 7pm and continues serving until the early hours of the morning. We have a fantastic range of alcoholic and soft drinks as well as snacks and ice creams to take into the show. Choose one of our 11 different gins for your gin and tonic, have a pint of Real Ale from the local Milton Brewery or sample our Cocktail of the Week. Avoid the queues by ordering your interval drinks before the show. The bar can also be used as a venue for productions such as our Musical Theatre Bar Nights (see left), seating up to 50 people. For information on hiring the bar on Sunday or Monday nights, email production@adctheatre.com.

Number One for New Drama – four programmes of freshly-minted theatre, performed script-inhand, in the intimate setting of the Bar. ADC BARSHOW SUN 27 Oct & 10, 17 & 24 Nov at 7PM tickets £6/£5

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OTHER EVENTS I HEAR YOU by Henry St Leger-Davey It’s a regular day in the call centre for the most helpful of helplines. For when you need that extra little push. FRI 18 OCTOBER AT 8PM | £3

DRAWN by Marika Mckennell

PAPERCUTS

Papercuts is our new rehearsed reading programme. We believe that the best way to help writers and their work develop is to get the script on its feet and spoken. Papercuts is produced in the Larkum Studio at the ADC Theatre, and is intended to let the writer see their work given a voice. Come along, grab a drink from the bar, and watch new theatre in its purest form.

The urban, gritty and darkly comic trajectory of a boy who is just trying to live, draw and smoke. FRI 25 OCTOBER AT 8PM | £3

STUFFED by Ed Eustace An absurdist piece with a startling volte face in the middle. Throughout imagine that there is a stuffed golden retriever. FRI 1 NOVEMBER AT 8PM | £3

FESTIVAL OF IDEAS

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The Festival of Ideas celebrates the rich contribution the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences make to our culture and our understanding of the world. The festival (23 Oct – 3 Nov) showcases the huge breadth of research at the University of Cambridge and beyond responding this year to the theme of ‘Frontiers’. For more details, please see cam.ac.uk/festivalofideas.

Acting Workshop: Developing a Character

ADC Backstage Tours Explore what happens behind the scenes at the ADC Theatre: learn how shows are put together and get an sneak peak into areas of the theatre you would never usually get to see.

Come along and have a play with different types of puppetry: solo, group work, creating puppets out of nothing and exploring being puppets yourselves! A self-contained workshop for beginners all about having fun and learning some puppetry techniques.

THU 24 OCTOBER AT 2PM | FREE

SAT 2 NOVEMBER AT 12PM | FREE

This workshop will focus on basic skills for developing a character. The session will include techniques for improvisation, and will end with a small showcase of devised scenes. FRI 1 NOVEMBER AT 5PM | FREE

Puppetry Extravaganza

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GET INVOLVED

We are the centre of Cambridge’s thriving drama scene: productions here are entirely put together by students, amateurs, and volunteers. From actors and technical crew to directors and producers, everyone is here to enjoy and produce high-quality theatre. Training, learning and support are at the heart of everything we do here, and we are set up to provide help and guidance to inexperienced users. There are hundreds of opportunities to act at the ADC Theatre every year, and our productions always require dedicated production and

technical teams. Whether you’re interested in acting, directing, designing, managing, building, lighting, or crewing a show, new faces are always welcome, regardless of experience. For more information on the various production roles, and how to get involved with shows at the ADC Theatre, visit adctheatre.com/getinvolved. We also require volunteer stewards to help us run the Front of House in the evenings. Our stewards greet audiences, sell programmes and ice-creams, and oversee admission to the auditorium. For more information, email getinvolved@adctheatre.com.

ADC TICKETING ADC Ticketing provides the best value and highest quality customer service for events happening in and around Cambridge. Our Box Office is easily accessible, located conveniently in Cambridge City Centre. As part of the University of Cambridge, the ADC Theatre is a reliable and secure partner. We will ensure your event is ticketed smoothly and your ticketing experience is hassle-free. We charge a 9% commission (+ VAT) on sales for ticketed events. With the lowest commission rate in Cambridge, we also include many additional services to help you sell your event, such as setting up of special offers, marketing reports, season tickets and much more. For more information, or to request the use of ADC Ticketing, please contact us at ticketing@adctheatre.com.

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ADC Theatre

Corpus Playroom

Mainshow @ 7.45pm

Lateshow @ 11pm

Mainshow @ 7pm

Lateshow @ 9.30pm

Mon 9 Sept Tue 10 Sept Wed 11 Sept Thu 12 Sept

The Producers

3

Fri 13 Sept Sat 14 Sept

+ matinee @ 2.30pm

Sun 15 Sept Mon 16 Sept

I’ll Be Seeing You

Tue 17 Sept Wed 18 Sept

4

(please note 7.45pm start time)

Thu 19 Sept Fri 20 Sept Sat 21 Sept Sun 22 Sept

Mon 7 Oct Tue 8 Oct Wed 9 Oct

Measure for Measure

6

Footlights 25 Tour Show 2013: Canada

The Ruffian on the Stair

5

Escapes: a devised piece

5

In Real Life

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The King and Queen of the Universe

7

Thu 10 Oct Fri 11 Oct Sat 12 Oct

+ matinee @ 2.30pm

Sun 13 Oct Mon 14 Oct Tue 15 Oct Wed 16 Oct

Musicals Bar Night

The History Boys

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Thu 17 OCt Fri 18 Oct Sat 19 Oct Sun 20 Oct

+ matinee @ 2.30pm

WRiTEON

30

Smoker

25

Six Characters in Search of an Author

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Two Gentlemen of Verona

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ADC Theatre

Corpus Playroom

Mainshow @ 7.45pm

Lateshow @ 11pm

Mainshow @ 7pm

Lateshow @ 9.30pm

Mon 21 Oct Tue 22 Oct

Jerusalem

10

[untitled] Songs for a New World

Wed 23 Oct Thu 24 Oct

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to be confirmed

please see website for details

Smoker

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SPLEEN: a New Sketch Show

9

Hatch

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Fri 25 Oct Sat 26 Oct Sun 27 Oct

WRiTEON

30

Mon 28 Oct Tue 29 Oct Wed 30 Oct

The Magic Flute

12

Thu 31 Oct

Smoker

25

CowsDrink Milk

26

rica Shoot Coward! Three Plays from Latin America

11

(please note 8pm start time)

Fri 1 Nov Sat 2 Nov Sun 3 Nov Mon 4 Nov Tue 5 Nov

Musicals Bar Night

Frost/Nixon

Smoker

29

Play It Again, Sam

13

Beast

13

One by One

29

One by One

29

Greek

15

The Other Prize 2013

15

30 14

Wed 6 Nov

Girls with Guitars

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Bacchae

26

Thu 7 Nov Fri 8 Nov Sat 9 Nov Sun 10 Nov

WRiTEON

30

Mon 11 Nov Tue 12 Nov

Funny Girl

16

Wed 13 Nov Thu 14 Nov

Smoker

24

One Million Tiny Plays About Britain

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Fri 15 Nov Sat 16 Nov Sun 17 Nov

+ matinee @ 2.30pm

WRiTEON

30

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ADC Theatre

Corpus Playroom

Mainshow @ 7.45pm

Lateshow @ 11pm

Mainshow @ 7pm

Lateshow @ 9.30pm

Mon 18 Nov Tue 19 Nov

Confusions

18

Wed 20 Nov Thu 21 Nov

Human Zoo

27

The Penelopiad

27

And the Horse You Rode In On

17

Virgin Smoker

29

An Earlier Heaven

17

Comments...

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Fri 22 Nov Sat 23 Nov Sun 24 Nov

WRiTEON

30

Mon 25 Nov Tue 26 Nov Wed 27 Nov

Pantomime

Thu 28 Nov

+ matinee @ 2.30pm

20

Fri 29 Nov Sat 30 Nov Sun 1 Dec

Wordfest

Wed 4 Dec Thu 5 Dec

+ matinee @ 2.30pm

Tue 3 Dec

Jitters

19

Gag-amennon

29

Frame 312

22

Improv From the Crypt

22

Creditors

24

21 20 Three White Guys... 28

Fri 6 Dec Sat 7 Dec

25 27

19

+ matinee @ 2.30pm

ADC/Footlights Pantomime: The Princess and the Pea

Mon 2 Dec

Smoker Gender the Elephant

Birthday

CU Show Choir

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Joyful Joyful

28

+ matinee @ 2.30pm

Sun 8 Dec Mon 9 Dec Tue 10 Dec Wed 11 Dec

The Old Curiosity Shop

23

Thu 12 Dec Fri 13 Dec Sat 14 Dec

+ matinee @ 2.30pm

Sun 15 Dec

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booking information Book for events at the ADC Theatre, Corpus Playroom and other venues across Cambridge in a single transaction.

online

Book commission-free for any of our events up to one hour before every performance at adctheatre.com or corpusplayroom.com. Visit adcticketing.com to book for performances at other Cambridge venues.

box office

01223 300085 | ADC Theatre, Park Street, Cambridge Mon: 12.30pm – 4pm | Tue – Fri: 12.30pm – 7pm | Sat: 3pm – 7pm Tickets can be bought in person or over the phone. A 50p charge is added to telephone transactions.

on the door

Tickets can be bought on the door of the ADC Theatre or Corpus Playroom from 30 minutes before every performance.

tickets, concessions and day seats

Tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangeable. Full Terms and Conditions are available online or on request. Concessions are offered for under 16s, students, senior citizens, CAMCARD holders and jobseekers. In the event of a sell-out, a limited number of Day Seats may be available on the day of the performance from the time the Box Office opens. Any remaining Day Seats are released online 30 minutes later. Please contact the Box Office for more information.

seating

Tickets for most performances at the ADC Theatre are sold from a reserved seating plan. Some lateshows, bar shows and studio shows, as well as all performances at the Corpus Playroom have unreserved seating.

access

ADC Theatre

Fully wheelchair accessible

Corpus Playroom

We regret that the venue is not currently wheelchair accessible

For questions about access or to book a wheelchair seat, please call the Box Office.

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ADC Theatre (Park Street)

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Corpus Playroom (St Edward’s Passage)

Auditorium fitted with infrared audio system


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