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26 Jul 2017

Step Into Our Gallery

Today we are thrilled to announce that we have launched a new gallery page which imports our existing SLT Photo Archives into this website. The original archive site has been dusted down and given a makeover by Phil Gammon and Bryon Fear who, with the help of Káit Feeney, have been updating the galleries. The archive currently goes back to shows from 2003 but we hope to keep updating the archive with older material. It will be obvious to seasoned […]

19 Jul 2017

Casting Announcement – God of Carnage

Director, Simon Gleisner announces his cast for God of Carnage by Yasmina Reza: “I’m delighted to announce my cast for God of Carnage. This is a great play and with such a strong cast, I know it’s going to be a fantastic show. Thanks to everyone who came along to audition – it was great fun and I could have cast it many times over. And watch out everyone – Carnage is coming at the end of October….” – Simon Gleisner   […]

12 Jul 2017

Casting Announcement – Jeeves & Wooster

Director, Naomi Liddle announces her cast for Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense: “I had a wealth of talent to choose from at the auditions and much fun and larks were had as we got this sparkling script up on its feet. It feels like quite a responsibility to bring a new Jeeves and Wooster into the firmament and I’m sure Guy and Alex will do them proud, under the watchful eye of Matthew’s Seppings. Thank you to everyone who auditioned […]

06 Jul 2017

Call For Directors – 2018 Season

Calling all directors! Submissions are now open for SLT’s 2018 Season. You do not need to be an SLT member to submit a play for the 2018 Season, nor do you need to have directed before if it is something you are keen to do – our Theatre Committee are here to assist first-time and experienced directors through the process. Plays must be submitted before the end of this month, so please take a look at our Submissions Page to […]

06 Jul 2017

12 Hours To Help Equip
New Theatre In West Norwood

Our Crowdfunding campaign to help equip the new theatre which will open early next year at the Old Fire Station ends in 12 hours. This is a wonderful opportunity to be a part of West Norwood’s cultural heritage for years to come by making pledges that will help buy seats, cables, lights and the equipment needed to run the new theatre space. In return there are varying rewards for those that donate. But no matter how small or large the […]

19 Jun 2017

Casting Announcement

Bette & Joan – The Final Curtain

Director, Cal Beckett announces her cast for Bette and Joan: The Final Curtain: “I’m thrilled to announce, after two very strong auditions, the cast for my directorial debut Bette & Joan – The Final Curtain, created by Sarah Thom, Sarah Toogood and James Greaves. Thanks to all who auditioned who gave me such tough choices to make. I can’t wait to get started on rehearsals with these talented actors – I think we’re going to have such fun!” – Cal Beckett Bette […]

09 Jun 2017

Casting Announcement: Blue Stockings

Director, Lily Ann Green is thrilled to announce her cast for our September production, Blue Stockings: “Very excited to have some familiar faces but alot of new members. Everyone is so enthusiastic about the play. I had over 40 people audition so could have cast several times over. It was such a difficult decision but we are so pleased and eager to get started. Thank you to everyone who came out you made the auditions so much fun and gave me some […]

05 May 2017

Casting Announcement: Little Voice

Director, Charlotte Benstead is thrilled to announce her cast for our July production, The Rise and Fall of Little Voice: The audition process for Jim Cartwright’s The Rise and Fall of Little Voice, our late July show, was more of a marathon than a sprint. We were thrilled to see a real variety of people at our vocal workshop and subsequent auditions. It was a very difficult show to cast for, as we had an uber talented lot turn up! […]

10 Apr 2017

Casting Announcement: Love’s Labour’s Lost

The Blitz. London, 1942. Whilst blackout regulations were enforced and air raid sirens wailed, for some the show continued. Theatres were requisitioned as shelters and performances continued. Luxurious hotels transformed their basement levels into ‘air raid shelters’ complete with cabaret tables, acts and bars. At some venues performances continued only to be halted by a direct hit. This evening the sirens have gone off again, those frequenting the Stanley Halls have been ushered downstairs to the ‘shelter’. The drinks are flowing […]

05 Apr 2017

Casting Announcement: Forget-Me-Not Lane

Colleen Batson is thrilled to announce her cast for Peter Nichols’s Forget-Me-Not Lane our June production which follows the story of Frank as he reflects on his childhood during War World II : Frank – Chris Bennett Young Frank – Ben Rathe Ursula – Su McLaughlin Young Ursula – Lynsey Pennycooke Charles – John Lyne Amy – Carole Coyne Ivor – Ieuan Harrild Miss 1940 – Lynsey Pennycooke Mister Magic – Tom Melly The show runs from June 13-17, 2017. […]