We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Park Street, Cambridge CB5 8AS, England
Phone Number: +44 1223 503333
Improve this listing
See all hours
Mon 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Tue 12:30 pm - 3:00 am
Wed - Thu 12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Fri 12:30 pm - 3:00 am
Sat 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 18 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 10
  • 5
    Very good
  • 3
  • 0
  • 0
Great little venue

My wife and I went to an amateur dramatic comedy production at this theatre and we were impressed with the venue. (The show was great too but that is another matter). They put... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 24, 2015
Doddington, United Kingdom
Add Photo Write a Review

18 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Doddington, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

My wife and I went to an amateur dramatic comedy production at this theatre and we were impressed with the venue. (The show was great too but that is another matter). They put on a wide range of productions featuring the best local talent. The auditorium seats just over 200 with comfy seating and (as far as I could see)... More 

Thank Johnpage54
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We booked on a whim as we had a free evening in Cambridge. We knew nothing about the play. Tickets were extremely reasonable and the play was off the chain! Absolutely amazing, brilliantly acted and completely hilarious. Full house which made for a brilliant atmosphere .

Thank BamdaW
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

A small but smart theatre, offering a variety of shows in a very pleasant building, with a well-stocked, comfortable bar. The show, by a local amateur company, was very well-performed.

Thank John A
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
845 reviews
470 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 412 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

Having enjoyed performances by several companies from Cambridge at the Edinburgh Fringe over recent years we knew the high quality of productions. However this was our first visit to ADC and we were very impressed by the professionalism show both on stage and front of house. Comfortable seats provided good sightlines and ticket prices were very fair. The production was... More 

1 Thank bsandrs
Level Contributor
21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We love this theatre as it is very welcoming and although it is on the small side it is very accessible and has some great artists here.

Thank lucieaw
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
104 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Saw an excellent production of 1984 here which far exceeded my expectations. Lovely little theatre with good facilities and pleasant staff. Although the seats are comfortable, the arrangement is not good and some members of audience had problems seeing the stage. Good value for money and worth visiting

Thank Cauli2
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013 via mobile

1st visit to the adc, great little theatre. Saw the BAWDS production of Dickens old curiosity shop. Great acting all round. Wonderful set. £10 a ticket, bargain. Paid £65 a ticket to see mamma mia in the west-end last week (awful set and poor production). This was miles better all round. Well done to all involved. Thouroughly recommend.

Thank Gary M
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
55 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

Went to see the Cambridge Footlights perform in their panto at the ADC. It was brilliant, the quality of the acting was superb and it is easy to se why so many big names first started their acting careers with the footlights. It was my first time at the ADC, it is cosy with a nice ambiance, the only downside... More 

2 Thank Stephen453
Level Contributor
229 reviews
130 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

While in Cambridge recently I visited the ADC. It was a great evening. The theatre is quite small and the seats are not roomy but the atmosphere was just great. I love amateur dramatics and the enthusiasm of young actors. For me this is part of the attraction. I often want to see a play without paying West End prices... More 

Thank John B
Kings Lynn
Level Contributor
91 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

We attended the opening night production of The Producers at the ADC. Full marks for the show - the actors acted their hearts out. The staff are friendly and helpful. We'd booked our tickets on-line and collected them a couple of hours before the show - worth doing as the queue is quite big immediately before the performance. As it... More 

Thank RandJ P

Travelers who viewed ADC Theatre also viewed

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Been to ADC Theatre? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from ADC Theatre staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?