Theatre News

David Cameron

Mark Thomas is a man who cuts to the chase. His two-hour show Trespass fits somewhere in the bracket of comedy and political rally. It felt like a call to arms - a wake up call to all those of us who quietly go about our daily business not noticing all the injustice and unfairness on our own doorsteps.

Lord of the Flies

A stage version of William Golding’s book, The Lord of the Flies, will be at Cambridge Corn Exchange from October 6 to 10.

The Father starring Claire Skinner and Kenneth Cranham will be on at the Cambridge Arts Theatre

The Father by Florian Zeller at Cambridge Arts Theatre until Saturday, September 26. Review by ANGELA SINGER.

Flare Path

Terence Rattigan’s epic wartime romance Flare Path will be at Cambridge Arts Theatre from September 28 to October 3 in the year marking the 70th anniversary of VE Day.

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The Father Cranham and Skinner

Described as the most acclaimed new play of the decade, The Father is at Cambridge Arts Theatre for two weeks – a departure from the theatre’s usual one-week run for every play except the annual pantomime.


An all-male cast will present William Shakespeare’s As You Like It in an open-air performance at Harlequin House, Ickleton on Bank Holiday Monday, August 31.

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Much Ado

Shakespeare’s satire on love, the comedy, Much Ado about Nothing presented by The Globe on Tour is in the Master’s Garden Corpus Christi College, Cambridge until Sunday, August 30.

Talking Heads

Stephanie Cole, Siobhan Redmond and Karl Theobald give us the beautifully observed monologues of Alan Bennett.

Kezia Burrows as Vera Claythorne in And Then There Were None

The Agatha Christie Theatre Company presents the stage version of the author’s best-selling book, And Then There Were None at Cambridge Arts Theatre from Monday, August 24 to Saturday, August 29.

SWS 28 Mrs Warren

Mrs Warren’s Profession by Bernard Shaw at Cambridge Arts Theatre until Saturday, July 25. Review by ANGELA SINGER.


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