Alice Zeitlyn

Alice Zeitlyn, a long-time theatregoer and member of the Supporter’s Circle, reminisces about her love of theatre. She recalls her first memories of music and the arts in London and describes the shift in pace between the London and Cambridge theatre scene. She also discusses how theatre has changed over time, talking about the developments and shortcomings of current theatre. Alice also explains the importance of theatre and opera to her and her family, and the role that has played in her long-term membership with Cambridge Arts Theatre. Lastly, Alice talks about her first experiences of Cambridge Arts Theatre, recollecting her favourite performances and discussing its importance to the city itself.

An oral history recorded as part of Cambridge Arts Theatre's 'Behind the Scenes' Project, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

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