Category : News

06 Oct 2020

After The Interval – A Season Of Short Plays

We’re delighted to announce our full programme of short plays, which will take place in the SLT auditorium as socially-distanced live performances. Where rights allow, the shows will also be streamed on the Thursday evening during the run so that anyone unable to attend will still be able to enjoy the show. Please be aware that rights don’t allow for shows to be recorded via the live stream, so you’ll need to buy a ticket for the night. We’ve also […]

05 Oct 2020

Job Vacancy: Interim Youth & Adult Learning Officer

NOW RECRUITING FOR IMMEDIATE START Interim Youth & Adult Learning Officer 6 month contract 21 hours/week £18/hour, includes Saturdays during term times We are delighted to have secured funding from the Lottery to offer this role as a new opportunity. Are you the person we are looking for to help us kickstart our adult learning programme and re-invigorate our youth group? You will be responsible for developing a new suite of training for our adult members, including sourcing tutors who […]

03 Oct 2020

Casting Announcement: Bombshells

Jess Osorio announces her cast Bombshells by Joanna Murray-Smith “Coming soon to a stage near you! From October 27th – November 1st, six monologues looking at the lives of women; from a feisty teenager, to a 60 something widow yearning for the unexpected. While they appear to be completely separate, independent individuals, they refer to each other or have friendships in common. Each woman manages her life with humour, skill and occasional cunning catching us by surprise. We hope you […]

03 Oct 2020

Casting Announcement: The Bet

Barry Heselden announces his cast The Bet By Miles Malleson, based on a short story by Chekhov. “Let me start by thanking everyone who auditioned for us. It was an exciting experience using Zoom. It was so much better than I was expecting and the actors handled the challenge with ease. As always with SLT the standard was extremely high and made the decision process extremely tough. I am now delighted to announce I have cast the following actors. I think these four talented chaps will […]

03 Oct 2020

Double Bill Film Night

  Fest Norwood Shorts & Cemetery Promenade Friday 9th October – 8pm For those of you that may have missed either of these events, we have a chance for you to catch up in our auditorium with a screening of the Shorts from 2020 and a film recording of the Promenade in West Norwood Cemetery. Fest Norwood Shorts A series of short films shot especially for this year’s festival, each running no longer than 5 minutes. The films cover a […]

13 Sep 2020

Soho Theatre Comes to West Norwood

Until we get ready to show you real theatre again we have some great streamed shows which we are streaming at our beloved theatre. If you are fed up watching real theatre on your laptop with just your cat for company – you don’t have to put up with that anymore. Come to our socially distanced special screenings. Bar service available. Friday 18th September – 8pm Comedy double bill Running time is 2 hours plus a 20 minute interval – […]

16 Aug 2020

Fest Norwood 2020 Round Up

This year’s Fest was a challenge, but once again due to people’s hard work and talent we had another great year of art and culture right in the heart of our community. Thank you to all the people that took part in the events and especially to those that made them happen. We look forward to seeing you again next year! Follow this link to see photographs from this year’s festival.

30 Jul 2020

2020 AGM Member’s Club Nominations

The Members’ Club Committee is delighted to announce that all six people currently in named committee positions have agreed to reprise their roles for 2020/21! Chair – Adam Crook Deputy Chair – Guy Jones Treasurer – Andrew Chadney Social Secretary – Jenn Nettles Bar Manager – Brian Fretwell Secretary – Liz Glazzard As none of the roles are contested, the nominees will be automatically appointed. We would also like to extend huge thanks to Charlotte Benstead, who will be standing […]

29 Jul 2020

Musical Theatre Revue II – the online version

Musical Theatre Revue returns online via Zoom on Saturday 1 August Enjoy an evening of songs from favourite shows, curated by Melanie Boyce: “After a couple of SLT members enquired if I was interested in doing an online Musical Theatre Revue, I somehow managed to persuade a group of people to get involved in just that, in spite of the inevitable challenges. I thought it might be fun to take advantage of the lockdown theme, so I have found a […]

27 Jul 2020

Promenade Event Gets Second Performance

Second Performance Tickets Go On Sale At Noon Today Due to the fact that our Promenade in the Cemetery event sold out within 24 hours we have decided to do a second performance of the show on Tuesday 11 August. We are thrilled that we have had so much interest in our events this year for the festival – don’t forget to check out all the other great activities on the Fest Norwood website you can partake in this year […]