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03 Feb 2018

Cans

8pm April 3-7, 2018 “The last year of Dad’s life was a nightmare. But you know what? That was one year in fifty. Rest of his life was pretty much awesome for him, you know? And I keep saying to myself – one year in fifty – that makes his life, like, ninety-eight-per-cent happy, right? That’s pretty good statistics, right?’ Jen’s dad was a chat-show host, a national treasure. But now he’s dead and Jen’s getting spat at in supermarkets. To […]

03 Feb 2018

His Dark Materials

7.30pm (& one 2pm matinee) March 13-17, 2018 The first show back in our home at the Old Fire Station, the SLT Youth Theatre bring to life Philip Pullman’s much-loved fantasy trilogy which follows the adventures of Lyra and Will as they travel through a multiverse, moving between many parallel worlds. NB: The play is in two parts. Parts I & II will be presented on alternate nights. Running time: TBC with a 15 minute interval Directors: Peter Stevens and Siobhán […]

03 Feb 2018

Most of What Follows …

8pm March 13-17, 2018 Most of What Follows is a Complete Waste of Time is a collection of peculiar and sometimes puzzling sketches, dialogues, meditations, sermons, saints’ lives and sales pitches – many never before performed – from the gently subversive genius of N. F. Simpson. Suitable for age 12+. Running time: 80 minutes, with a 15 minute interval   Director: Bob Callender Cast: Kay Anderson Chris Bennett Peter Bond Margaret Glenn Naomi Liddle Tom Melly Alex Watts

03 Feb 2018

The Servant of Two Masters

8pm February 20-24, 2018 Truffaldino is always hungry. He has arrived in Venice with his new master and can only think of one thing – his stomach. He somehow acquires a second master (two wages equals more food), and he must serve them both without the other finding out. But when you aren’t that clever and the masters you’re serving are actually two lost lovers (one of them in drag), it’s definitely not going to be easy. Throw in another pair […]

28 Dec 2017

Constellations

8pm January 30 – February 3, 2018 Constellations is a boy-meets-girl romantic comedy evolving into something sadder. Can one word alter the course of your life? A thousand different ways to say I love you? Marianne and Roland’s relationship unfolds across time and space, with each variation sending their relationship on a different trajectory. A play about free will and friendship, quantum multiverse theory, love and honey. Running time: 90 minutes, with no interval   Director: Jess Osorio Cast: Roland – […]

08 Dec 2017

The Great Christmas Vaudeville Extravaganza

7.30pm (2.30pm) December 8-10 & 14-16, 2017 The SLT yuletide production this year is a celebration of Christmas in a Vaudeville style, with song and dance, music and wine, comedy and mince pies with some surprise acts to thrill all the family! Join us for some good old fashioned fun! Running time: 120 minutes, including a 15 minute interval   Producer: Lisa Thomas Cast: Mr Chris Bennett Mrs Jenni Chadney Mr Tom Melly Mrs Audrey Lindsay Miss Kelly Kim Cranstoun Miss […]

05 Oct 2017

Edith in the Dark

8pm November 14-18, 2017 Celebrated children’s author Edith Nesbit (The Railway Children, Five Children & It) retreats to her attic writing room with her housekeeper and an unexpected, handsome guest, during one of her husband’s tiresome parties. As midnight swiftly approaches, Edith gives a reading of her work. Not one of her cherished children’s tales, but her terrifying early horror stories. As the stories unfold it becomes clear all is not what it seems… someone in the attic is hiding a […]

28 Sep 2017

God of Carnage

8pm October 31 – November 4, 2017 A playground altercation between eleven-year-old boys brings together two sets of Brooklyn parents for a meeting to resolve the matter. At first, diplomatic niceties are observed, but as the meeting progresses, and the rum flows, tensions emerge and the gloves come off, leaving the couples with more than just their liberal principles in tatters …   Director: Simon Gleisner Cast: Michael Novak – Chaz Doyle Veronica Novak – Jade Fane Annette Raleigh – Lucie […]

24 Jul 2017

Bette & Joan: The Final Curtain

8pm October 10-14, 2017 It’s 1989. Bette Davis is fragile, on her death bed, and realising with ever-growing horror that she is about to spend eternity with her greatest rival, Joan Crawford. This show was written and created by James Greaves, Sarah Thom & Sarah Toogood in association with Foursight Theatre Company.   Director: Cal Beckett Cast: Bette Davis – Gill Manly Joan Crawford – Helen Chadney Hedda Hopper – Audrey Lindsay Louella Parsons – Kim Goldsmith Running time: 75 Minutes with […]

24 Jul 2017

Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense

8pm September 26 – 30, 2017 Bertie Wooster decides to stage a one-man show revolving around his recent experiences at Totleigh Towers, only to discover on the evening that, in typical Wooster fashion, nothing has gone to plan and the show is not quite ready.   Director: Naomi Liddle Cast: Jeeves – Guy Jones Bertie Wooster – Alex Watts Seppings – Matthew Lyne Running time: TBC