ADC Theatre
Tue 11 - Sat 15 February

Angels in America: Perestroika

Tony Kushner

Content warning [May contain spoilers]

Angels in America: Perestroika is the second part of Tony Kushner's epic drama. It tracks the AIDS crisis in New York and leans even further into the magical realist elements which are gestured towards in the first part. An Angel visits a gay man living with HIV and tells him that he is a prophet, real life New York lawyer Roy Cohn is dying in his hospital bed, and Mormon Joe explores his sexuality. All the while, heaven is growing yet more angry with earth.

Please note the earlier start time of this show. The show will be four hours long with two intervals.

Times

Duration

240 minutes

Venue

ADC Theatre

Tickets

TUE £11–£14, WED/THU £13–£15, FRI/SAT £14–£16

Domestic Violence
Scenes of a Violent Nature
Self-Harm
Mental Health Issues
Stalking
Racism
Homophobia
Gender Discrimination
Drug and Alcohol Misuse
Family Conflict
Medical trauma
HIV/AIDS
Religious Debate
Reagan
Blood
Loud Noises/Explosions
Hospital Scenes
Death
Funerals

The ADC Theatre is Britain's oldest University playhouse, today administered and maintained by the University of Cambridge. Plays have been presented on the site since 1855, when the Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club (CUADC) was founded, and the society met and performed in the back room of the Hoop Inn, which stood almost exactly where the ADC Theatre stands today.  Today, the ADC Theatre is the centre of University drama in Cambridge, run almost entirely by students with no Faculty involvement. 

Access

When you arrive at the ADC Theatre, there are power assisted doors to the Box Office. In the foyer there is a lift which leads up to the bar and auditorium. The accessible toilet is located on the ground floor across the foyer. 

The ADC Theatre is conveniently located near the Park Street Car Park, which has 7 disabled parking bays.

If you are booking a wheelchair seat in the ADC auditorium for the first time, please call the Box Office on 01223 300085 or email access@adctheatre.com. We will then alter the permissions of your ADC account so that you can access the wheelchair seats on our website when you book in the future. 

Complimentary tickets are available for full-time carers.

The ADC Theatre and Corpus Playroom is fitted with an infra-red audio system designed to help deaf and hard of hearing patrons. If you are using the system for the first time, please arrive early and seek advice from our Front of House team.

Assistance dogs are welcome in both of our venues. Please call the Box Office or email the above address when booking to ensure you are seated appropriately.

Address

ADC Theatre
Park Street
Cambridge
CB5 8AS
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