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Cambridge Arts Theatre

6 St. Edwards Passage, Cambridge CB2 3PJ, England
01223 578958
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The theatre visit that goes wrong...

I travelled to Cambridge Arts Theatre last week to see "The Play That Goes Wrong". On a positive... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Darcygirl9
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London
Ridiculous theatre rule ruins family trip

Due to (I quote) new safety regs, I'm not allowed to take my handbag into the auditorium as it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
200christinet
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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One of the finest Regional Theatres in the UK.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 20:00
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6 St. Edwards Passage, Cambridge CB2 3PJ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I travelled to Cambridge Arts Theatre last week to see "The Play That Goes Wrong". On a positive note, the staff were friendly and helpful. I didn't mind taking my handbag to the cloakroom as it was slightly oversized and I'd received an email about...More

Thank Darcygirl9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Due to (I quote) new safety regs, I'm not allowed to take my handbag into the auditorium as it doesn't fit within their little blue box. Given that I can take my bag onto the plane with me with no problems I'm not sure what...More

Thank 200christinet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having recently moved house, I have discovered a gift voucher to the value of £60, which unfortunately expired in December 2016. Having contacted the Arts Theatre to explain, I was told that once expired the voucher has no further value. Very disappointing given the value....More

2  Thank Janet H
Reviewed 10 June 2017

I used to go to this theatre regularly when I lived in Cambridge, not so much over recent years. The saddest thing about it is that despite several refurbishments there is STILL no meaningfully effective air conditioning. Sitting in the circle watching 'Fracked' spoiled the...More

Thank Dunelm59
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Came with friends to see Edward Fox in a celebration of John Betjeman. The theatre is small, but the staff were pleasant and helpful. Do remember to bring a small bag, as bags over a certain size have to be checked in. The production was...More

1  Thank Rockiealto
Reviewed 28 May 2017

A great regional theatre, offering a good selection of shows many touring from London's west end. Staff are friendly, a good view from both the stalls or circle. Well worth a visit if you don't want to travel to London or if price is a...More

Thank Martin W
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We visited on a fairly hot May Day. The areas out side of the auditorium were beautifully air conditioned however once seated we noticed how warm the auditorium was, by the time the play was underway the temperature was almost unbearable. The seats were cramped...More

Thank DoubleDee59
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

For a Wednesday night the theatres was really full, Fracked with James Bolam and Anne Reid is one of the best shows we've seen in ages, and the set was just simple and brilliant hats off to the set designers. Wherever this show goes next,...More

Thank Peter M
CambridgeArtsTheatre, Marketing at Cambridge Arts Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thank you for your great review, we're pleased to hear you enjoyed Fracked!

Reviewed 12 May 2017

Be sure to check out this theatre before your trip and buy your tickets in advance online so you will get the seats you want. We saw a splendid performance of 84 Charing Cross Road while there.

Thank Barry C
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Visited theatre to see The Play that went Wrong. Great play but we could not see the set from our seats as it was out of our view.. Everyone in the area was irritated by the frustration of not seeing the action when all the...More

1  Thank Ann C
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