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12 Apr 2019

Casting Announcement: Low Level Panic

Siobhán Campbell  announces her cast of Low Level Panic by Clare McIntyre to be staged in July. “I am delighted to announce the cast of Low Level Panic. Probably one of the most fun audition sessions I’ve had, as everyone was so talented and it was a pleasure to hear people read this great piece. I look forward to getting started and bringing it to life.” – Siobhán Campbell Celia – Fiona Daffern Jo – Anna Callender Mary – Bex Law Low […]

09 Apr 2019

2019 Autumn / Winter Season is Announced

Tonight in the SLT bar Theatre Committee representatives Simon Gleisner and Jess Osorio announced the 11 plays would make up SLT’s 2019 Autumn/Winter Season, with the rights for only one show outstanding. Directors of the productions included in the season were on hand to talk about their plays and answer questions about what audiences and casts might expect from their shows. The season contains one Shakespeare, a Sondheim musical, a Christmas show and 8 plays. Please head over to our […]

01 Apr 2019

Who Will Be The Members Of Next Year’s GC?

We have announced the 52nd SLT AGM and we are keen that our membership are aware that all roles on SLT’s General Council are open for anyone to stand. Some of you may not be sure what being on General Council means. In a nutshell it means being a Director of the Theatre and we must conduct all our business in line with Charity Commission rules. We need to be open, transparent, solvent and maintain good governance. Everything we do is […]

01 Apr 2019

Announcing SLT’s 52nd AGM

Save the Date! 8pm, 20 May 2019 SLT Annual General Meeting (Followed by SLT Member’s Club Annual General Meeting) It’s been a full, exciting and eventful first year back at the Old Fire Station. We’ve managed to finish most of the internal works to the building and had a great season of interesting plays with fabulous and many full audiences. We’ve had to change some of our ways of working including opening up our facilities to the community in the […]

01 Apr 2019

Season Announcement: Autumn / Winter 2019

Save the date! We’ll be announcing our next season from 8.30pm on Tuesday 9th April in the members bar at the Old Station. We’re combining it with our April New Members Night, so come on down, find out what we have planned, and show our newest members what a vibrant and exciting community they’ve joined. Be amongst the first to see what we’ve got lined up. You can find out more about the plays, speak to the directors, and get […]

29 Mar 2019

Casting Announcement: Pomona

Jason Salmon announces his cast of seven for Pomona, an dark, urban thriller with a sci-fi edge to be staged in June. “I was delighted and overwhelmed by the talent on show at the auditions. It was wonderful to see the play brought to life and in all honesty I could have cast it a couple of times, such was the standard. After a tough decision process I’ve been able to assemble an excellent cast of existing and new members, […]

19 Mar 2019

SLT Membership Climbs To New Heights

Do you really know what you’re a part of, when you join or renew your SLT membership? Do you feel like you’re in touch with just how well SLT is doing? Well, here is some information which might surprise, delight, or at the very least inform you and help you understand exactly what SLT is made of these days. Going forward, we will be regularly publishing our membership figures on the website and newsletters, and in this first Membership bulletin, […]

08 Mar 2019

Casting Announcement: The Beaux’ Stratagem

Dave Hollander, announces his cast of 16 actors for The Beaux’ Stratagem which welcomes 13 new members to the SLT family. We look forward to seeing the play which will be staged at the end of May. “After two highly entertaining and well-attended auditions, I’m delighted to announce the 16-strong cast of The Beaux’ Stratagem, many of whom are new members of SLT. I can’t wait to start working on rehearsals for this frenetic and fun show.” – Dave Hollander […]

05 Mar 2019

SLT’s Wardrobe Micro-Exhibitions

Did you know that our wonderful wardrobe department regularly create new micro-exhibitions in the foyer, which you can pop in and see any time after 10am on week days? Each display (featuring costumes from our extensive wardrobe) is themed to tie in with a relevant cultural event such as LGBT History month, or to highlight themes or aspects of a current production running at the theatre. The current micro-exhibition celebrating our most recent show, the Alan Ayckbourn time-travelling comedy Communicating […]

04 Mar 2019

Members’ Bar Makeover

Since we moved back in to the Old Fire Station last March, the building has been going through a process of continual renovation. Many parts of the building were left incomplete at the end of the restoration process when the money (that had been raised via the Heritage Lottery Fund, private donations and the diligent fundraising of members of the theatre) ran out. 12 months ago, the Members’ Bar, or Club Room which is open 7 days a week to […]