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“A Workshop on Directing” with Bob Tomson

We’re delighted to announce our free Saturday afternoon session at this year’s Festival of Drama: “A Workshop on Directing” with Bob Tomson. This is taking place on the 18th September at 2:30pm, and will last 60 minutes. Bob has been an actor, stage and screen writer, a college and university lecture in drama, and now …

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Cambridge Festival of Drama returns in 2021!

Cambridge Festival of Drama 2021

Great news! With the recent news of the government roadmap designed to get us out of lockdown, the Festival committee met to discuss plans to bring back the Cambridge Festival of Drama. We’re really pleased to announce that the 2021 Festival will be held from 16th–18th September 2021 at the ADC Theatre, with adjudicator Bob …

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2019 in review

Our social media streams are great ways of engaging with us during the performance week and throughout the year. We highly recommend you follow us on at least one of them, or if you want to get all of the content then there’s nothing stopping you using all three! The 2019 Festival was covered by …

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The 2018 Festival winners

The 2018 winners

On the final night of the festival, Jan Palmer-Sayer announced the following award winners for the 50th Cambridge Drama Festival. Congratulations to everyone who took part and a big thank you to every audience member who supported us during the week. Special congratulations go to Combined Actors of Cambridge, Big Squirrel and BAWDS for coming third, second and first respectively. …

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