Corpus Playroom
Tue 12 - Sat 16 July

The Firefolk in the Air

"In David Hutchison’s new full length play, Terry Freeman, eminent professor of molecular biology at a redbrick university, is gripped in a moment of lust on the canal towpath on a starlit night with one of his post-grad students… But who gripped who? And was there something else in the air that night?

Vice Chancellor Julie Richards is determined to get to the truth of the matter, and to do what is best for the University…"


Tue 12 July at 7:00pm
Wed 13 July at 7:00pm
Thu 14 July at 7:00pm
Fri 15 July at 7:00pm
Sat 16 July at 7:00pm


TUE–THU £7–£9, FRI–SAT £8.50–£10.50

The Corpus Playroom is owned by Corpus Christi College, and managed by the University of Cambridge through the ADC Theatre. The College drama society, the Fletcher Players, are the resident company.

The L-shaped studio is Cambridge's primary fringe space, showcasing a variety of productions, with an emphasis on new writing. Seasons are programmed simultaneously with the ADC Theatre.


Please note: This venue is not wheelchair accessible. More information can be viewed here.

Complimentary tickets are available for full-time carers.

The 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.

The Corpus Playroom has gender-neutral toilets.


Corpus Playroom
10 St Edward's Passage
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12 July 7:00pm 7:00pm Book now
13 July 7:00pm 7:00pm Book now
14 July 7:00pm 7:00pm Book now
15 July 7:00pm 7:00pm Book now
16 July 7:00pm 7:00pm Book now