Category : News

17 Jun 2020

SLT Merchandise Now Available

SLT Merchandise Now Available! We’re thrilled to announce that we have launched our SLT Merchandise page with our first collection of products ready to order for delivery in July. As many of you know, SLT has had to close its doors to members, audiences and to income these past few months during the Covid-19 Pandemic. However, we are thrilled to announce that we have set up a new Merchandise Page where members and fans of SLT can buy apparel and […]

17 Jun 2020

Announcing SLT’s 53rd AGM

Save the Date! 8pm, 17 August 2020 SLT Annual General Meeting (Followed by SLT Member’s Club Annual General Meeting) We are delighted to announce the details for the 53rd SLTC AGM and 45th Members’ Club AGM, which will be held virtually on Monday 17 August 2020. It has been agreed, by both General Council and Members’ Club Committee to hold this years’ AGMs virtually. This is in response to the current pandemic and requirement to social distance (and that theatres […]

06 May 2020

Virtual SLT Play Reading Group

SLT Virtual Play Reading Group The next play will be: The Star-Spangled Girl by Neil Simon – 3pm 4 July Set in San Francisco in the 1960s, the play is a story of a love triangle mixed with politics. Andy and Norman are roommates and radicals who barely make a living working on their magazine, Fallout, which is dedicated to fighting “the system” in America. Sophie, a former Olympic swimmer, is an all-American Southern girl who moves into the apartment next […]

06 May 2020

Virtual SLT Open Mic Night

SLT Virtual Open Mic Night The next virtual SLT Open Mic & Showcase will be on: Thursday 16 July from 8 – 10pm (or when all have performed) This will be a regular event taking place on Thursdays via Zoom, depending on the number of performers coming forward.  It’s a chance for budding musicians, stand-up comics, poets and general ne’er-do-wells to try out their material or hone live skills, currently for SLT members only as performers. Send a message to […]

06 May 2020

Virtual SLT Write Club

An online writing project during our closure Something Like Theatre – the virtual Old Fire Station project – will use a series of short plays to build up virtual, immersive theatre tours of our building. These can be rooted in historical fact or entirely fantastical – they can include monologues, duologues or group scenes, of any genre. This is a writer-led process, so what you create will dictate the form the piece ultimately takes. Whether you’re a writer, actor or […]

13 Mar 2020

Keeping SLT Safe

Coronavirus (COVID19) Update 12/3 from South London Theatre As you may be aware, the Government has moved the status of the COVID-19 pandemic to the “Delay” phase, and the guidance from the NHS has now changed. You can find the latest guidance here. The guidance is now to stay at home for 7 days if you have either: a high temperature a new continuous cough This is so important for SLT. We are all theatre people and have often worked […]

13 Mar 2020

Membership Figures Update March 2020

It’s good news on the SLT Membership front, as our paid-up member figures are staying consistent and we are starting the year well, with membership revenue in February being 35% up on February last year. The beginning of the year along with September are often the times when lots of people join up and as you can see from the graph below, late Summer is when things take a dip. Let’s see how the blue section shapes up as we […]

28 Feb 2020

Casting Announcement: Iron

Lily Ann Green announces her cast for Iron by Rona Munro, a play set in a women’s prison: “I am thrilled to announce my cast for IRON with one returning member and three completely new. It was a very difficult decision and I want to thank everyone who came to audition. Now I just can’t wait to get started as I know we have an exciting and intriguing time ahead in putting this powerful piece together. And very helpfully Channel 4 […]

12 Feb 2020

Casting Announcement: Love and Information

Dave Hollander announces his cast Love and Information by acclaimed playwright Caryl Churchill: “Elena, Ellie, Liz and I were delighted to welcome such a diverse and talented group of people to the audition workshops for Love and Information. You made our choices very difficult. We looking forward to working with this ensemble of 16 actors, weaving together more than 50 short scenes in Caryl Churchill’s kaleidoscopic play about human connections in today’s digital world. With everyone playing multiple roles, this […]

10 Feb 2020

Casting Announcement: Lost Monsters

Siobhán Campbell announces her cast for the thriller/drama Lost Monsters by Laurence Wilson: “I am very excited to start working on this show, one I had been thinking about submitting for several years. We had a staggering turnout (60+ for 4 roles) at auditions and genuinely everyone was very strong. In the end it was all about the chemistry between the actors, and after seeing what they did in auditions I cannot wait to see what happens in rehearsals. Watch […]