Cambridge Arts Theatre

Cambridge Arts Theatre
Cambridge Arts Theatre
St Edwards Passage, Cambridge, CB2 3PJ
  • Telephone 01223 578933
  • Seasonal times Closed Dec 25 Dec & Jan 1.
  • Box office times Mon–Sat noon–8pm; closed Sun.
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  • Website www.cambridgeartstheatre.com
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Around the World in 80 Days

New Vic Theatre's adaptation of Jules Verne's famous novel about the adventurer Phileas Fogg and his sidekick, Passepartout. Directed by Theresa Heskins.

Tue 14 Nov

£18–£30 / 01223 578933

  • 19:00

Wed 15 Nov

£18–£30 / 01223 578933

  • 19:00

Thu 16 Nov

£18–£30 / 01223 578933

  • 14:30
  • 19:00
…and 2 more dates until 18 Nov

Awful Auntie

David Walliam's tale of Stella, who goes to London with her parents and wakes up three months later with no idea what has happened.

Wed 25 Oct

£25 (Children £19) / 01223 578933

  • 14:30
  • 19:00

Thu 26 Oct

£25 (Children £19) / 01223 578933

  • 14:30
  • 19:00

Fri 27 Oct

£25 (Children £19) / 01223 578933

  • 14:30
  • 19:00

Sat 28 Oct

£25 (Children £19) / 01223 578933

  • 11:00
  • 15:00

BalletBoyz: Fourteen Days

Four new works exploring the concept of balance and imbalance.

Sun 22 Oct

£23–£33 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Mon 23 Oct

£23–£33 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

The Best Man

Gore Vidal’s award winning play about the race to the White House starring Martin Shaw.

Mon 16 Oct

£23–£45 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Tue 17 Oct

£23–£45 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Wed 18 Oct

£23–£45 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45
…and 3 more dates until 21 Oct

Celebrating Blue Note Jazz

Following last year's successful Miles & Coltrane @ 90 event, we welcome back award-winning Cambridge based saxophonist Dan Forshaw with his sextet for a stunning evening of jazz, inspired by the legendary Blue Note era. Joining Dan Forshaw (Tenor and Soprano Sax) will be Tony Kofi (Alto Sax), Graeme Flowers…

Sun 15 Oct

£19–£29 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Clare Teal - Tribute To Ella Fitzgerald

The acclaimed vocalist performs a fitting tribute to jazz legend Ella Fitzgerald.

Sun 8 Oct

£19–£34 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Driving Miss Daisy

The story by Alfred Uhry of the Jewish widow and the African-American chauffeur set across the course of a 25 year backdrop of prejudice, inequality and civil unrest. Starring Sian Phillips and Derek Griffith.

Mon 6 Nov

£19–£39 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Tue 7 Nov

£19–£39 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Wed 8 Nov

£19–£39 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45
…and 3 more dates until 11 Nov

The Gruffalo

  • Directed by: Olivia Jacobs
  • Written by: Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler (book), Julia Donaldson (book)

Theatrical adaptation of Julia Donaldson's clever and colourful book about a resourceful mouse and, of course, the terrible Gruffalo.

Wed 15 Nov

£15.50 / 01223 578933

  • 13:30

Thu 16 Nov

£15.50 / 01223 578933

  • 10:30

Fri 17 Nov

£15.50 / 01223 578933

  • 10:30
  • 13:30

Sat 18 Nov

£15.50 / 01223 578933

  • 10:30

The Gruffalo's Child

Tall Stories presents Julia Donaldson's Gruffalo sequel, following the adventures of his child as she sneaks out in the night to see if the Big Bad Mouse really does exist.

Wed 15 Nov

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01223 578933

Thu 16 Nov

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01223 578933

Fri 17 Nov

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01223 578933

Sat 18 Nov

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01223 578933

How The Other Half Loves

Another satirical dissection of middle-class marital shenanigans from Alan Ayckbourn.

Mon 30 Oct

£19–£39 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Tue 31 Oct

£19–£39 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Wed 1 Nov

£19–£39 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45
…and 3 more dates until 4 Nov

Jack And The Beanstalk

The Trott family are down on their luck and need to make money… fast. A traditional pantomime featuring Cambridge Arts Theatre's trademark blend of songs, laughter, joy and magic.

Thu 30 Nov

£17–£39 / 01223 578933

  • 19:00

Fri 1 Dec

£17–£39 / 01223 578933

  • 10:30

Sat 2 Dec

£17–£39 / 01223 578933

  • 13:00
  • 17:00
…and 30 more dates until 7 Jan 2018

The Jungle Book

An exciting new adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's family classic comes to life in this colourful new show. Loved as a wild and fun tale of family, belonging and identity, this production is packed with memorable characters, new songs and brilliant storytelling. Mowgli the man cub battles for survival in this heart-warming…

Tue 20 Mar 2018

£18–£30 / 01223 578933

  • 19:00

Wed 21 Mar 2018

£18–£30 / 01223 578933

  • 19:00

Thu 22 Mar 2018

£18–£30 / 01223 578933

  • 13:30
  • 19:00
…and 2 more dates until 24 Mar 2018

The Kite Runner

  • Directed by: Giles Croft
  • Written by: Khaled Hosseini (book), Matthew Spangler (adapt)

Matthew Spangler's adaptation of Khaled Hosseini's novel about friendships that can span continents.

Mon 25 Sep

£19–£34 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Tue 26 Sep

£19–£34 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Wed 27 Sep

£19–£34 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45
…and 3 more dates until 30 Sep

Mary Stuart

  • Directed by: Robert Icke
  • Written by: Friedrich Schiller

Robert Icke directs Juliet Stevenson and Lia Williams in Schiller's political tragedy.

Mon 23 Apr 2018

£25–£45 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Tue 24 Apr 2018

£25–£45 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Wed 25 Apr 2018

£25–£45 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45
…and 3 more dates until 28 Apr 2018

People, Places & Things

Duncan Macmillan's intoxicating play about surviving in the modern world directed by Jeremy Herrin.

Tue 21 Nov

£24–£39 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Wed 22 Nov

£24–£39 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Thu 23 Nov

£24–£39 / 01223 578933

  • 14:30
  • 19:45
…and 2 more dates until 25 Nov

Pressure

Set in June 1944 at a time when one man's decision is about to change the course of history. An intense real-life thriller centred around the most important weather forecast in the history of warfare. Scottish meteorologist, Group Captain James Stagg, advises General Eisenhower on when to give the order to send thousands…

Thu 1 Feb 2018

£23–£42 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Fri 2 Feb 2018

£23–£42 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Sat 3 Feb 2018

£23–£42 / 01223 578933

  • 14:30
  • 19:45
…and 7 more dates until 10 Feb 2018

The Real Thing

Tom Stoppard's clever, poignant and entertaining examination of infidelity starring television and film actor Laurence Fox and directed by Stephen Unwin.

Wed 6 Sep

£23–£42 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Thu 7 Sep

£23–£42 / 01223 578933

  • 14:30
  • 19:45

Fri 8 Sep

£23–£42 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45
…and 7 more dates until 16 Sep

Rules For Living

A dark comedy set over a family Christmas, written by Sam Holcroft.

Tue 3 Oct

£19–£34 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Wed 4 Oct

£19–£34 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Thu 5 Oct

£19–£34 / 01223 578933

  • 14:30
  • 19:45
…and 2 more dates until 7 Oct

Sweeney Todd

The Demon Barber of Fleet Street sets out his stall in Cambridge Operatic Society's (CaOS) exciting production of Sweeney Todd. With music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler, Sweeney Todd is a tasty theatrical treat that has shocked, awed and thrilled audiences around the world. It tells the tale of…

Wed 17 Jan 2018

£18–£33 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Thu 18 Jan 2018

£18–£33 / 01223 578933

  • 14:30
  • 19:45

Fri 19 Jan 2018

£18–£33 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Sat 20 Jan 2018

£18–£33 / 01223 578933

  • 14:30
  • 19:45

This House

  • Directed by: Jeremy Herrin
  • Written by: James Graham

Jeremy Herrin directs a revival of James Graham's acutely observed political drama set in the halls of Westminster in 1974, when the UK faces economic crisis and a hung parliament. A National Theatre production in association with Chichester Festival Theatre and Headlong.

Mon 12 Mar 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01223 578933

Tue 13 Mar 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01223 578933

Wed 14 Mar 2018

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01223 578933

…and 3 more dates until 17 Mar 2018

Wait Until Dark

Frederick Knott's thriller about a blind woman who takes on London's criminal underworld while her husband is away on business.

Tue 19 Sep

£19–£34 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Wed 20 Sep

£19–£34 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Thu 21 Sep

£19–£34 / 01223 578933

  • 14:30
  • 19:45
…and 2 more dates until 23 Sep

The Weir

Theatre, Theatre Drama.

Tue 6 Mar 2018

£19–£34 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Wed 7 Mar 2018

£19–£34 / 01223 578933

  • 19:45

Thu 8 Mar 2018

£19–£34 / 01223 578933

  • 14:30
  • 19:45
…and 2 more dates until 10 Mar 2018

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