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05 Dec 2021

Volunteer vacancy for a new Trustee at SLT

We are on the hunt for a new Trustee! Have you got what it takes to help us keep the good ship SLT waterproof, upright and secure for the next 50 years? The team of trustees who oversee the building will have a slot to fill from December.   What are trustees? Trustees are volunteers who help us manage the organisation and keep us operating within the legal framework of Company and Charity law. The SLT Building Preservation Trust is […]

05 Dec 2021

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall – The Director’s Preview

Director Jo Boniface introduces our Christmas show, Mirror, Mirror on the Wall by Audrey Lindsay.   What has been good about directing a play written specifically for SLT? It is the first thing I have directed where I have had access to the writer! Audrey was developing the script alongside my casting process so she was adjusting the lines to the people we cast. This means it really is a show written for SLT, as a lot of the lines […]

20 Nov 2021

200 Club Draw – October 2021 Results

The Big Red Tombola was back for the October draw. Enjoy our video of the draw and Congrats to our winners!   There are 42 remaining shares left. Claim yours or get more now under ‘Optional Extras’ in your membership login, (Instructions are in the video) or the LoveAdmin app to be in with the chance of winning cash prizes every month! 

19 Nov 2021
SLT Quiz Night - Saturday 20th 7.30pm

SLT Quiz Night – 20th November

Shake off that post-lockdown brain fog and bring your friends to the Quiz Social in your Members Club Bar. Quiz kicks off at 7:30pm, so don’t be late! As well as a jackpot prize and prizes for 2nd and 3rd team places, there will be spot prizes for free drinks for individuals with ‘nearest the bullseye’ questions. £5 pp entry with funds donated to the Rusty Beam Fund in our bar cellar, to help keep The Old Fire Station standing […]

16 Nov 2021

Swive (Elizabeth) – The Director’s Preview

Director Cal Beckett introduces our next production, Swive (Elizabeth) by Ella Hickson.  Swive (Elizabeth) was first performed only in 2019, so it’s very new! What made you want to direct it so soon after its debut at Shakespeare’s Globe? I was browsing in the National Theatre bookshop one weekend in early 2020, came across the script and was immediately grabbed by the opening lines: “My mother seduced a man so successfully that he altered the constitutional history of the country”. […]

06 Nov 2021

Projectionist Training

Are you interested in films? We’re offering free a Projectionist training session on Saturday 20th November, 4.30pm to 7.30pm. This will be followed by a free film screening of Shadow of the Vampire. To book your place or for more details, please email Teresa at training@southlondontheatre.co.uk.

06 Nov 2021

Youth Theatre: Victorian Ghost Stories

A 3 day workshop for young actors aged 13+ culminating in a performance. We will be devising and performing a selection of ghost stories based on the Valancourt Victorian Christmas Ghost Stories; a collection of ghost stories, culled from rare 19th-century periodicals. Most of us know of A Christmas Carol, but there are plenty of spookier Victorian tales. During the Victorian era, it became traditional for publishers of newspapers and magazines to print ghost stories during the Christmas season for […]

01 Nov 2021

200 Club Draw – September 2021 Results

The Big Red Tombola was back on 1st October with the draw for 200 Club for September! Sorry for the delay, but do enjoy our video of the draw and Congrats to our winners!   There are 42 remaining shares left. Claim yours or get more now under ‘Optional Extras’ in your membership login, (Instructions are in the video) or the LoveAdmin app to be in with the chance of winning cash prizes every month! The October draw will be […]

23 Oct 2021
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New Season Announcement

Please join the Theatre Committee in the SLT bar at 8pm on Monday 1 November for the announcement of South London Theatre’s 2022 Spring/Summer season. As we return to something resembling normality, we’re excited to be able to programme a full season of plays ranging from classical comedies to 21st century drama. We’re also delighted to be able to reschedule a number of the shows that we lost during lockdown. Many of the season’s directors will be on hand to talk […]

16 Oct 2021

Casting Announcement: Mirror, Mirror on the wall

Jo Boniface announces her cast for our Christmas show Mirror, Mirror on the wall by Audrey Lindsay “I am very excited to be directing Audrey Lindsay’s ‘Mirror Mirror on the wall’ that has been specifically written for SLT. It’s fun, feisty, and full of magic! I have a wonderful cast with a mix of old and new members and we are already having the most fun in rehearsals. So bring the family, kids, and even the grandparents because it’s an […]