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22 Jan 2022

South London Theatre Podcast: Episode 2 – Not Such Stuff

Episode 2 of the South London Theatre Podcast is out! Chase off the January blues with this conversation with Saskia van’t Hoff, director of the upcoming 27th Letter Theatre production Not Such Stuff by Chris Wint hosted by South London Theatre. Our discussion will help you brush up your Shakespeare or, if you care not a jot for the Bard, give you an interesting perspective on his work and its ongoing relevance. Content warning: there is discussion of contemporary misogyny and some […]

22 Jan 2022

Calling Musicians for Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night

We need musicians for our production of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night coming Summer 2022! If you play guitar, accordion, wind instruments, or percussion, and keen to be part of our exciting show, please get in touch. The show runs 28 June – 2 July 2022 Attendance at some rehearsals will be required on Sunday afternoons, from May onwards. If you’re an actor/musician and are interested  – please get in touch! Check out our Spring/Summer Season to find out more about the […]

22 Jan 2022

Casting Announcement: The Bald Prima Donna

Anna Rubincam announces the cast for her forthcoming production of The Bald Prima Donna. “Thank you to everyone who auditioned for me.  You all threw yourselves into the absurdity completely and I was so impressed with the level of talent.  My cast is a wonderful mixture of new faces and familiar ones, and I can’t wait to see what they do with this material.” Anna Rubincam, Director Cast: Mr Smith: Owen Chidlaw Mrs Smith: Ingrid Miller Mr Martin: Andy Barrett […]

22 Jan 2022
Submissions are open

Submissions now open for Autumn/Winter 2022

Our spring/summer season starts soon, but we’re already planning our second half programme which will run from August to December. Our submissions window is now open, with a deadline of midnight at the end of Sunday 27 February. If you’re keen to submit a play you’d like to direct, please email us as soon as possible and we’ll send you all the necessary information plus the form to complete. If you’re a playwright, please find a willing director to submit […]

21 Jan 2022

Casting Announcement: Iron

p>Lily Ann Green announces her cast for Rona Munro’s Iron. The production was due to be on in 2020, and was part of the season that was cancelled due to the pandemic. As Lily Ann says:

19 Jan 2022

Casting Announcement – The Phlebotomist

Director Mark Ireson is delighted to announce the cast of The Phlebotomist by Ella Road. An astonishing 55 people came to audition in person and online, and the standard was so high that making the final choice was extremely difficult. The actors who will appear onstage are: Bea – Sarah Pearcey Aaron – Jamie Bowman Char – Han Evans David – Brian McNulty Ensemble – Bex Law In addition, there are more than 20 people who will have speaking parts […]

14 Jan 2022

Building works projects & BPT update

Some highlights from Charlotte Benstead, Chair of the Building Preservation Trust Hello all ! I am due to give you our annual round up of stuff from the Building Preservation Trust (BPT). We held our AGM on 5 January, and unlike the SLT, the BPT (being the supporting artist in the whole running of things) has a small gathering of its Trustees to ensure we stay compliant with company and charitable law (I can tell you are excited!) and this […]

06 Jan 2022

Shakespeare’s comedy – workshops

A series of six workshops exploring Shakespeare’s comedies With Janine Wunsche – FREE for SLT members This series of six sessions is designed to help actors to speak Shakespeare’s language naturally. Find the contemporary meaning and connect with that. Lose the fear and have fun. We will also be exploring the richness and power of the drama, the joy of the comedy, and how to play it. We will use short scenes from a variety of plays. The workshops are […]

06 Dec 2021

Give the gift of SLT: Launch of Gift Subscriptions

We’re proud to announce the launch of Gift Subscriptions for South London Theatre! Why not give the gift of a subscription to family or friends, to introduce them to the joys of SLT? Or you could ask them to gift it to you, as a new subscription or renewal! If you’re already a member: Use this link to buy a gift subscription for someone else via your Membership account. Go to ‘Payment’ under the ‘Optional Extras’ section of the membership […]

05 Dec 2021

Youth Theatre: Puppet Workshop

We’re running a Puppet Workshop for children aged 7 to 11 years  Spread across 2 days, youngsters will discover the art of making puppet characters and create their own puppet using papier mâché, and with their puppet, have lots of fun devising and presenting a short performance! We’ll supply all materials needed. How long? It’s a 2 day workshop When? 22nd-23rd December 2021, 10am – 2pm How much? £40 For more details and to book, please email Teresa at training@southlondontheare.co.uk.