Three Sisters

In June this summer, in situ: brings to Cambridge Anton Chekhov’s Three Sisters. Director Richard Spaul speaks about his motivations in presenting it – and about the very particular performance approach he has used. Why did you choose Three Sisters? This is one of the greatest plays of the 20th century – indeed of any Read more about Three Sisters[…]




Voice is the Muscle of the Soul

Imaginative Mysteries Descending on Cambridge This Summer

This summer, director Richard Spaul brings a pair of one-man shows on spectral themes to the atmospheric setting of the Leper Chapel. Tales of Mystery and Imagination contains two of the stories from Edgar Allan Poe’s collection of the same name. Here, Richard talks about his inspirations and hopes for the performance. The choice of Read more about Imaginative Mysteries Descending on Cambridge This Summer[…]




Ghost Stories… mysteries unveiled

A dark winter night. An atmospheric medieval chapel. A lone narrator who delivers chilling tales and haunting songs. When I saw ‘Ghost Stories’ I was left feeling wholly entranced, appropriately unsettled, the memories lingering. Just the effect a good ghost story should have. I was also left feeling curious. I wanted to know more, and Read more about Ghost Stories… mysteries unveiled[…]




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[…]




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[…]




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[…]




Macbeth returns

in situ:’s popular two-person Macbeth returns for just four performances this month at the Leper Chapel in Newmarket Road, Cambridge. in situ:’s Macbeth originally emerged from an ensemble piece entitled The Macbeth Project, developed by an in situ: group in 2001 and performed in a suburban house. This in turn led to a unique reworking Read more about Macbeth returns[…]