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08 Mar 2020

Iron

May 19 – 23, 2020 Running time: TBC An intense psychological drama set in a women’s prison, in which a mother and daughter try to break through the barriers of time, memory and punishment which separate them.   Director: Lily Ann Green Cast: Fay – Sue Brooke Josie – Saoirse Walsh Sheila – Hana Whaler George – Leon Chambers

28 Feb 2020

Casting Announcement: Iron

Lily Ann Green announces her cast for Iron by Rona Munro, a play set in a women’s prison: “I am thrilled to announce my cast for IRON with one returning member and three completely new. It was a very difficult decision and I want to thank everyone who came to audition. Now I just can’t wait to get started as I know we have an exciting and intriguing time ahead in putting this powerful piece together. And very helpfully Channel 4 […]

28 Feb 2020

Good – the Director’s Preview

Director Lisa Thomas introduces Good, CP Taylor’s much-lauded 1981 play. Set in Frankfurt before WWII, Good has been described as a definitive piece concerning the Holocaust. “The author… rejects the view that Nazi atrocities are… a result of the simple conspiracy of criminals and psychopaths.” How do you think this notion is brought out in the play? When writing Good, C P Taylor was trying to make sense of what amounted to war crimes on an almost overwhelming scale and […]

24 Feb 2020

Love and Information

May 5 – 9, 2020 Running time: TBC Someone sneezes. Someone can’t get a signal. Someone won’t answer the door. Someone put an elephant on the stairs. Someone’s not ready to talk. Someone hates irrational numbers. Someone told the police. Someone got a message from the traffic light. Someone’s never felt like this before. In this fast moving kaleidoscope, more than a hundred characters try to make sense of what they know.   Director: Dave Hollander Cast: Benny Watson Carole […]

24 Feb 2020

Lost Monsters

April 21 – 25, 2020 Running time: TBC The world would be a better place if we were all bees. An isolated house in a forgotten valley has only the litter and noise from the surrounding motorway above as company. A flash of lightning and a freak car crash leave three runaways stranded and seeking refuge.   Director: Siobhán Campbell Cast: Mickey – Owen Davis-Walker Sian – Maddie Adderley Jonesy – David Clements Richard – Chris Bennett

14 Feb 2020

Holes – the Director’s Preview

Director Naomi Liddle introduces Holes, Tom Basden’s black comedy set on a desert island and exploring the fates of four survivors of a plane crash. We hear you’re a bit of a Tom Basden fan – what is it about his writing that appeals to you? Well, it’s probably also accurate to say that SLT in general is a Tom Basden fan – many people don’t even realise he’s written plays and yet this is the fourth one we’re presenting! […]

12 Feb 2020

Casting Announcement: Love and Information

Dave Hollander announces his cast Love and Information by acclaimed playwright Caryl Churchill: “Elena, Ellie, Liz and I were delighted to welcome such a diverse and talented group of people to the audition workshops for Love and Information. You made our choices very difficult. We looking forward to working with this ensemble of 16 actors, weaving together more than 50 short scenes in Caryl Churchill’s kaleidoscopic play about human connections in today’s digital world. With everyone playing multiple roles, this […]

10 Feb 2020

Casting Announcement: Lost Monsters

Siobhán Campbell announces her cast for the thriller/drama Lost Monsters by Laurence Wilson: “I am very excited to start working on this show, one I had been thinking about submitting for several years. We had a staggering turnout (60+ for 4 roles) at auditions and genuinely everyone was very strong. In the end it was all about the chemistry between the actors, and after seeing what they did in auditions I cannot wait to see what happens in rehearsals. Watch […]

04 Feb 2020

Casting Announcement: Musical Theatre Revue

The first Musical Theatre Revue will take place onSaturday February 29, 7.30pmin the members bar Melanie Boyce the curator of a new regular Musical Theatre Revue to be held once a month in the Member’s Bar announces her company: “As the first of the monthly Musical Theatre Revue’s I wanted to put together a repertoire of old and new show tunes, some very well known and others less so being sung by a solid group of vocalists. We have such […]

03 Feb 2020

SLT Sewing Bee

Come along to the SLT Sewing Bee A chance to socialise with members, help maintain our costume collection and get creative Our costume collection is a fantastic asset and we need to look after it. Every week we hire out our costumes and with 20+ shows a year, some of the collection is showing signs of wear and tear. We have set up the following dates for the inaugural Sewing Bee sessions and thereafter we will move to a monthly […]