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29 Mar 2017

Announcing the South London Theatre Centre Ltd. A.G.M.

Notice is hereby given that the 50th Annual General Meeting of the South London Theatre Centre Ltd will be held at 8pm on Thursday June 1, 2017 followed by the 43rd SLTC Member’s Club AGM at The Rosendale, West Room (upstairs), 65 Rosendale Road, West Dulwich, London SE21 8EZ for the following purposes: 1. To receive the report of the Theatre representatives for the current season. 2. To receive the report of the Directors and accept the accounts for the year ended […]

28 Mar 2017

The World’s Wife

8pm May 9-13, 2017 Behind every man there’s a great woman… Forget history. These are her stories. From King Midas to the Krays, via Darwin and the Hunchback of Notre Dame, Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy’s The World’s Wife throws new light on a host of seemingly familiar characters.   Director: Jess Osorio Cast: Eileen Coan Margaret Glenn Káit Feeney Siobhan Campbell Stephanie Gaydon Roxana Graves Victoria Maytom Frances Gillard Running time: 90 minutes with an interval of 14 minutes. Some references […]

17 Mar 2017

Casting Announcement: The World’s Wife

Jess Osorio will be directing an inventive production of The World’s Wife which is a collection of poems by Carol Ann Duffy which take characters, stories, histories and myths which focus on men, and presents them anew for the public to look at the women that were previously obscured behind the men. She is thrilled to announce her cast that will be bringing these iconic women to life: Eileen Coan Margaret Glenn Káit Feeney Siobhan Campbell Stephanie Gaydon Roxana Graves Victoria […]

17 Mar 2017

Foxfinder

8pm April 18-22, 2017 A gripping and unsettling parable, Foxfinder is a dark exploration of belief, desire and responsibility, set in a world both strange and familiar.   Director: Mark Ireson Cast: Samuel – Steve Anstee Judith – Lucie Sherwood William – Benedict Andrew Sarah – Emma Miles Director of The Institute – Jeanette Hoile Running time: 90 minutes with no interval.

15 Mar 2017

Dancing at Lughnasa: The Director’s View

We caught up with director Lisa Thomas and her cast during rehearsals last week to talk to her about SLT’s production of Brian Friel’s, Dancing at Lughnasa which opens next week. What made you choose to direct this play? I have always loved this play. I saw the original Abbey Theatre production on its transfer to the National many years ago. When I was looking for a play with a number of strong women’s roles I suddenly thought of this […]

06 Mar 2017

Casting Announcement: The Crocodile

Bryon Fear, director of our late May production, Tom Basden’s The Crocodile announces his cast: I’m really very excited about directing this production. I believe SLT will be the first to stage Tom Basden’s searing comedy, The Crocodile since its premiere in 2015, so it’s a real a privilege. We were looking for a strong ensemble cast and we were spoilt for choice at the auditions – so many talented actors came and impressed us, more than we were able to cast unfortunately which made […]

27 Feb 2017

£2 Discount On Early Bird Tickets

We’re introducing a new Early Bird Ticket scheme for opening night performances which means a discount of £2 on a regular ticket. Members will also benefit with a £1 discount on their tickets too. Early bird tickets are not available on the door and must be bought in advance online as the early bird discounts end at noon on the day of the first night performance. So buy your discounted tickets now from our Box Office here. See you on opening night!

24 Feb 2017

SLT New Writing Competition

In November 2017, South London Theatre will be handed the keys to its newly refurbished theatre space at the Old Fire Station in West Norwood. The project has been many years in the making and has been made possible by a generous grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund. The work that has been carried out will not only create an exciting new theatre, but will make the building accessible to the whole community. To commemorate the return to the Old […]

22 Feb 2017

Restoration Project Update – February 2017

The restoration of South London Theatre’s Old Fire Station in West Norwood continues to forge ahead with many changes happening to the building and its structure since December last year. In our last fundraising update we revealed that we still had to raise £110k in order to fully restore the building including all floors. We continue to fundraise so that the building can be fully accessible to the wider community when we reopen our doors in the new year. Read about this month’s generous anonymous […]

22 Feb 2017

Fundraisers Manual – Part 1

Putting the FUN  in Fundraising !   Part 1 – House Party I was delighted to be invited to a house party with a difference. 15 of us were treated to an exclusive restaurant experience in one of our members front rooms. There were no prices on the menu, we were fed and asked to pay what we thought the meal was worth.  The guests got to eat, drink and be merry, while the host got to show off his […]