Theatre News

IWM Duxford

Christmas is cancelled? Oh no, it isn’t! Car Park Panto is coming to IWM Duxford this December as the Cambridgeshire site welcomes the world’s first drive-in Christmas show.

Macbeth is coming to Cambridge for two socially distanced performances at a city church.


Saffron Walden theatre company HyperFusion is a finalist for the UK’s 2020 National Diversity Awards, following 64,000 nominations.

Creatives have confirmed Cambridge’s ADC Theatre will finally reopen this autumn.


The event organiser of a popular Saffron Walden event said the government seems to have forgotten artists, prompting a response from MP Kemi Badenoch.

A drive-in concert series set to open in Newmarket next month has been cancelled by organisers.

Newmarket Racecourse

There will be a panto - won’t there kids! Peterborough New Theatre to stage Aladdin in December

An urgent appeal has gone out to save the annual Cambridge Shakespeare Festival.

Children’s TV favourites Dick & Dom, Horrible Histories and the awesome Dinosaur World Live are just some of the latest additions to the drive-in theatre and concert series coming to Newmarket this summer.

Newmarket Racecourse

Divorced, Beheaded, Drive-in concert! Hit West End show SIX the Musical is coming to Newmarket Racecourse at a new drive-in live theatre concept.


Can you murder someone on a Skye call? Tune in to Cambridge radio station Cam FM to find out

Riverdance the 25th anniversary celebration, cancelled at Cambridge Corn Exchange in March because of the coronavirus lockdown, has been rescheduled for September next year.

Cambridge students in isolation have produced a comedy show of sketches called Monolaughs. This will go out on Saturday, May 9 at 7pm on the ADC YouTube channel for free

It’s easy to feel trapped at home during lockdown but thankfully there are plenty of theatrical treats available to stream straight into your home. Here’s an updated list of the best shows on offer


Now the theatres have gone dark The National Theatre is You-Tubing some of its best loved shows. Each one will be available for a week. Get the best seats in the house, on Thursday nights from 7pm.

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