10 Feb 2018

His Dark Materials – Ticket Update

The first round of tickets for His Dark Materials sold out in 48 hours! We expected tickets to sell quickly but even this was beyond our expectation. We are thrilled that there is so much excitement for our first production back in the Old Fire Station in West Norwood. If you missed out, fear not for there will be a second round of ticket sales for this production later in the month. The date on which the tickets will go on sale […]

10 Feb 2018

Casting – Lemons Lemons Lemons …

Jason Salmon director of April’s Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons by Sam Steiner announces his cast: “After a fabulous set of auditions I’m delighted to announce the cast for Lemons, Lemons, Lemons, Lemons, Lemons. There was excellent attendance from some very talented actors which made the decision extremely difficult – in Bryony and Shannon I have found two tremendous performers who will really do it justice. Lemons is a brilliant play that is going to be a challenge for us all but […]

03 Feb 2018


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 20-24, 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 […]

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 […]

03 Feb 2018

Constellations – Reviews

Audiences have found Nick Payne’s Constellations challenging and thought provoking. Thursday and Friday night’s performances sold out. There is only one more chance to see this moving play. Now that audiences can book online, we are seeing more and more shows sell out and less availability for tickets on the door, so please try and book in advance when you can to avoid disappointment. You can buy tickets for our shows here and you can see the shows that are currently booking […]

02 Feb 2018

His Dark Materials – Tickets Now On Sale

Tickets for our first production back in the Old Fire Station His Dark Materials are now on sale. This is a play in TWO PARTS. To see the whole play you will need to get tickets for both parts. Performances are as follows: Tuesday, March 20 – Part I Wednesday, March 21 – Part II Thursday, March 22 – Part I Friday, March 23 – Part II Saturday, March 24 – Part I (matinee) Saturday, March 24 – Part II […]

30 Jan 2018

Job Vacancy: Building Manager

The SLT Building Preservation Trust Ltd and the South London Theatre Centre Ltd are currently refurbishing the Grade 2 listed Old Fire Station in West Norwood. The project is mainly Heritage Lottery funded, aimed at restoring the original architectural features and increasing community access to this wonderful building. The building works are due to be completed in March. We are seeking a Building Manager with an interest in heritage. The role will involve some marketing of the building facilities, as […]

25 Jan 2018

Old Fire Station Book Coming Soon

As a part of our commitment to the heritage of our Old Fire Station Building we have been researching and designing a book all about the history of our beloved Victorian fire station commissioned by the Heritage Lottery Fund. During our research for the book which has been a three year long project, we have discovered many great stories and interesting facts about the building and the local area. The book will be available to buy from the theatre when […]