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12 Jun 2021

Remembering Liam Campbell

As many of you may be aware, ex-SLT member Liam Campbell sadly passed away on 1st November 2020. This past week marked what would have been his 57th birthday, and in light of that, friends and family organised a cricket match in his memory and to raise funds for St Christopher’s Hospice who cared for him during his last days. This will now become an annual event for those who wish to participate, and any donations towards St Christopher’s in […]

12 Jun 2021

The Water Harvest

July 27-31 Running time: TBC Two boys grow up together in the lap of the Wicklow Mountains in Ireland. Over time their friendship is tested in many ways; by the fates, by emigration, by money and by madness. This is a story of love under pressure, of intense euphoria and deep despair. Director: Paul Dineen Cast Jim – Sean McHugh John – William Casey-Boyle

12 Jun 2021

Creative Futures – Celebrating Young People

As part of our commitment to increase our connections with the local community, the BPT (Building Preservation Trust) have pledged some of our Cultural recovery funding to The Great North Wood Collective for their Creative Futures – Celebrating Young People Project.  “We are very pleased to have been able to support this project giving local young people from three of the largest estates in the area the chance to be involved in the creative industries. At a time when the […]

08 Jun 2021

200 Club Draw – May 2021 Results

The Big Red Tombola is back! Enjoy our latest video of the 200 Club Draw and Congrats to our winners.   There are 43 remaining shares left. Claim yours or get more now under ‘Optional Extras’ in your membership login or the LoveAdmin app to be in with the chance of winning cash prizes every month!      

07 Jun 2021

Being Friends/Lost – The Director’s Preview

Lisa Thomas introduces Being Friends/Lost – A Double Bill of plays by Robert Holman. What attracted you to directing these particular plays? How did you discover them?  I was looking for plays that could be simply staged and that would not suffer from the social distancing we needed to do at the time, and that had something meaningful to say. These plays, the first  two parts of a trilogy in fact, seem to fit these criteria. They are both about […]

01 Jun 2021

Casting Announcement: The Water Harvest

Paul Dineen announces his cast for The Water Harvest by Chris Lee. “I’m overjoyed to announce the cast of SLT’s production of The Water Harvest. William Casey-Boyle and Sean McHugh will portray the complex and profound characters of John and Jim in Chris Lee’s moving drama. I feel very lucky to have had such an amazing and diverse group of people audition for these fascinating roles. William and Sean are both newcomers to South London Theatre and they arrive with […]

29 May 2021

SLT Annual General Meeting – Save the Date!

6 September 2021 SLT Annual General Meeting  (Followed by SLT Members’ Club Annual General Meeting) It’s been a strange year, but still one where lots has happened, more behind the scenes (no pun intended) or online that we had hoped. Our AGMs are usually in May, but we collectively agreed that it would be great to be able to have the chance of a blended AGM this year – so those who want to be there in person can be […]

29 May 2021

General Council Open Meeting – 14th June on Zoom

General Council (GC) are pleased to announce the return of open GC meetings. Our next open meeting will be on Monday 14th June at 8pm on Zoom.  It was agreed following the 2019 AGM that GC would open its doors formally to the membership to be transparent about how we work on behalf of the membership. Over the last year, as we transitioned rapidly into working remotely, we paused open meetings, with the hope that we would open up more […]

28 May 2021

2021 Season Announcement

We’ve teased a few production announcements over the past few weeks, but now The Theatre Committee are delighted to unveil the full season for 2021. We’re really excited about this programme and look forward to welcoming audiences back to SLT in June. Keep an eye on our auditions page for upcoming auditions.   Double Bill – two plays by Robert Holman June 15-20, 2021 Director: Lisa Thomas Two plays depicting a chance meeting of strangers, overshadowed by war. In a Kentish […]

13 May 2021

Members Club Update

Following the Government’s announcement this week that Covid restrictions will be relaxed further from 17 May, we are pleased to confirm that we will be reopening the SLT bar from our delightful ‘Barden’ outdoor area on Saturday evenings between 19:30-22:00, starting from 22 May. Members will be able to book themselves and their guests in using their LoveAdmin profile (which is how SLT membership and the 200 Club are administered).  Places each week are limited, so book early to avoid […]