What is Theatre and Landscape?

Every year for the past 14 years, in situ: has offered a residential workshop, Theatre and Landscape in site-specific theatre. The current format is that the group – facilitated by artistic director Bella Stewart – spend a whole week in an inspiring location, devising pieces of experimental ‘Theatre’ inspired by the surrounding ‘Landscape’. These are Read more about What is Theatre and Landscape?[…]

What is “un-named”?

Un-named is our latest project. The six cast members have worked together for a year under the guidance of artistic director Bella Stewart. These are some of the performers’ thoughts and feelings about the work. What’s the topic of Un-named? “We started by broadly looking at the topic of ‘feral children’ – children raised in Read more about What is “un-named”?[…]

Oresteia: four years in the making

Aeschylus’s Oresteia is the sole surviving trilogy of Ancient Greek plays and yet it is rarely performed in its entirety. In this brief interview clip, Richard Spaul tells how in situ:’s production has taken four years to complete and why in situ: decided to attempt such an ambitious undertaking.

BBC Cambridgeshire interviews director Richard Spaul

On the eve of the opening of in situ:’s The Decameron at The Leper Chapel, Richard Spaul spoke with Pam Mungroo of BBC Radio Cambridgeshire about the production and in situ:’s work. You can listen to a recording of the show until 30th June on BBC Cambridgeshire’s website. The interview starts 11 minutes 15 seconds Read more about BBC Cambridgeshire interviews director Richard Spaul[…]

Buy tickets for summer 2014

Our 2014 summer season gets underway in just over two weeks and tickets are available now. We will be performing four shows at two popular Cambridge venues in June and July. If This Rock Floats… We’ll Live Forever We begin with an exploration of creation mythology in If This Rock Floats… We’ll Live Forever in Read more about Buy tickets for summer 2014[…]

The Merry Morning of May

The Calendar Project continues with The Merry Morning of May, which returns to Wandlebury Country Park for two performances. The Merry Morning of May is the second part of The Calendar Project, following December’s highly successful performances of MidWinter Light. Once again, the magical environment of Wandlebury Orchard and the Inner Ring provide our setting. Read more about The Merry Morning of May[…]

2014 performance schedule

A record-breaking year for in situ: From love stories to Greek Tragedy, in situ: brings its unique approach to a range of subjects in non-theatre performance spaces with more productions in 2014 than ever before.. We are excited to announce eight works in situ: will be performing in venues around Cambridge. Join our mailing list Read more about 2014 performance schedule[…]

Learn to Act 2014

in situ:’s popular and friendly Learn to Act courses return for 2014 with classes for all three levels. Starting on 30th January, Learn to Act 1 is a once-weekly, four-part course introducing the basic principles of acting. By the end of the course, you will have gained confidence in using different acting skills like improvisation, using the Read more about Learn to Act 2014[…]

Recent Reviews

Two local bloggers recently took to the internet to review in situ: performances given in the summer and autumn. Although reviewing very different productions, both writers provide an interesting glimpse into what it’s like to attend an in situ: production. The fun of summer productions is recalled by pieces on The Canterbury Tales and Metapmorphoses, while one Read more about Recent Reviews[…]

The Calendar Project: Saints&Souls

in situ: returns to Wandlebury Country Park for three nights this autumn for the next part of the Calendar Project, Saints&Souls. A new performance by in situ: Dates: 31 October, 1 and 2 November 2013 Time: 7.30 pm – duration: 1 hour 15 mins approx. Venue: Wandlebury Country Park, Cambridge | Map Tickets: £10 (£8 concessions) available in advance Read more about The Calendar Project: Saints&Souls[…]

2013 Summer Season: Metamorphoses, Canterbury Tales, Macbeth

Three popular in situ: performances return this summer with revivals of Metamorphoses, The Canterbury Tales and Macbeth. The 2013 summer season gets underway in just over two weeks at Wandlebury Country Park, where in situ:’s talented ensemble create a unique experience in the open air with an original interpretation of Ovid’s Metamorphoses. Two weeks later, The Canterbury Read more about 2013 Summer Season: Metamorphoses, Canterbury Tales, Macbeth[…]