The playwright and theatre director John Barton is returning to the ADC Theatre after an absence of forty years. Most recently in the news as the writer of current epic Tantalus, he will be staging a production of his highly acclaimed one-man show, Le Morte D'Arthur, on Saturday 3 March. Proceeds from the event will go to the English Faculty's fundraising campaign.
Past met future at the ADC Theatre last week when 21st century digital imaging techniques were used to create a production of the 2,500 year-old Aristophanes comedy The Clouds. The digital set was created by Cambridge students on the MPhil in Architecture and the Moving Image.
This week a researcher at the University of Cambridge publishes details of a discovery which may help to prevent and treat a wide range of diseases, including cancer and AIDS. Dr Abraham Karpas of the department of haematology, has invented a process with the potential to produce any type of human antibody in the test-tube.
Last week digital artist Char Davies came to Darwin College, Cambridge to give the fourth talk in this year's annual Darwin Lecture series.
Dr Jonathan Miller leads actors' workshop