Category : Productions

04 Aug 2021

Switzerland by Joanna Murray-Smith

September 28-October 02 Running time: Act 1 50-60 minutes  Act 2 30 – 40 minutes  There will be a 15 minute interval. Somewhere in the Swiss Alps, sometime in the 90s, Patricia Highsmith, queen of the thriller, has managed to escape from both her fans and her publisher. Surrounded by her collection of books and antique weaponry, her cats and her cigarettes, Patricia enjoys her seclusion until the day a young man arrives. He claims to have been sent by […]

04 Aug 2021

Silence/Night by Harold Pinter

September 14-18 Running time: TBC Two short plays by Harold Pinter reflecting on memory, experience, affection, and silence. Director: Panit Chantranuluck SilenceBates – Tom Mathias Rumsey – Ben Hooper Ellen – Hannah Evans Night Man – Robert Hughes Women – Rebecca Colclasure  

22 Jul 2021

The Memory of Water

August 24-28 Running time: TBC Three sisters meet on the eve of their mother’s funeral. As the conflicts of the past converge, everyday lies and tensions reveal the particular patterns and strains of family relationships. Director: Charlotte Benstead Cast Mary – Marysia Skwarka Catherine – Sari Easton Teresa – Ingrid Miller Frank – Phil Ross Mike – James Mercer Vi – Caroline Durant  

26 Jun 2021

SLT Summer Shorts

August 12-14 Running time: Approximately 2 hours 15 minutes, including interval A night of new writing with a selection of varied 10-minute plays by new playwrights, directed and performed by SLT members. Curator: Lily Ann Green Coleman AFTER BRENDAN by WiIl Howells Directed by Tristan White PARDON MY PREDILECTION by Eddie Coleman Directed by Matthew Partridge DIPLOMACY by Audrey Lindsay Directed by Bex Law GOING TO SEED by Jane Dodd Directed by Paul White FLUX by Joel Arnold Directed by […]

12 Jun 2021

The Water Harvest

July 27-31 Running time: TBC Two boys grow up together in the lap of the Wicklow Mountains in Ireland. Over time their friendship is tested in many ways; by the fates, by emigration, by money and by madness. This is a story of love under pressure, of intense euphoria and deep despair. Director: Paul Dineen Cast Jim – Sean McHugh John – William Casey-Boyle

02 Apr 2021

An Evening Celebrating Shakespeare

Friday April 23, 2021  Running time: TBC Join us via zoom for an evening of poetry, monologues, and sonnets by the bard, William Shakespeare Tickets must be purchased in advance via Ticketsource  

01 Mar 2021

Casablanca – a Prepared Reading (ONLINE STREAMED only)

Experience a story of love and hate in a background of adventure and sudden death as this seaport in French Morocco struggles to stay free of Nazi occupation as World War II ravages Europe, providing an escape route for refugees. A talented cast of SLT members will present this exciting story on Zoom in full costume (at least from the waist up), via the radio play which preceded the classic Hollywood movie. SLT members, please register for free via Events […]

17 Feb 2021

Lunch Girls

March 25-27th, 2021  Running time: TBC Join us for a special online performance of Lunch Girls by Ron Hart Synopsis: It’s the mid 1980s and a group of women are trying to arrange, by phone, to have lunch together, but life keeps getting in the way! We listen in to their calls as they voice their problems and concerns and we discover what goes on behind the scenes for “ladies who lunch”. Tickets must be purchased in advance via Ticketsource […]

15 Feb 2021

Poetry & Monologue Evening

South London Theatre is pleased to present a virtual evening of poetry and monologues. There will be several performers, all drawn from our membership, reading a poem or monologue that is no longer than 3 minutes. Tickets are free but must be purchased in advance via Ticketsource Running time: TBC  

26 Nov 2020

Grimm Tales

10 – 13 and 16-19 December 2020(2.30 pm Matinee on 12, 13 and 19th) Running time: 2 hours including an interval The Theatre has been closed during lockdown. But where do the stories go when there is no one to tell them? Come join us as we explore the magic and wonder of the original Grimm Tales, retold by master-storyteller Phillip Pullman. Full of dark twists and turns, these tales come to life in all their glittering, macabre brilliance – […]