……AND DEMON BARBER PIE IN WEST NORWOOD

OPENING ON FRIDAY 22 NOVEMBER
Victim of a gross injustice that robbed him of his wife and child, Sweeney Todd sets about exacting his terrible revenge. But as the bodies pile up what’s to be done with them? Todd and accomplice Mrs Lovett have an ingenious idea …
Pie, anyone?
Tickets are already sold out for the full run of this production, but it’s worth coming along for possible returns on the night, say the SLTC.

“Sondheim classifies the work as a “musical thriller”… it is
also a savagely political piece about the high price society pays for perpetuating injustice and inequality.” – The Guardian

BOOK TICKETS FOR UPCOMING SHOWS

COMING SOON

12 – 21 December, 2019

A Christmas Carol
by Charles Dickens
adapted by Neil Bartlett

Using only Charles Dickens’s own extraordinary words and an ensemble of eight actors, the quintessential story of ghosts, greed and goodwill is given boisterous new life in this chilling, contemporary production. [ MORE ]

14 – 18 January, 2020

Jumpers for Goalposts
by Tom Wells

Viv dreams of winning the local five-a-side LGBT football league – or at least not coming last. But her teammates are distracted: Geoff by the opposition, Joe by grief, and Luke and Danny by each other. [ MORE ]
BOOK TICKETS FOR UPCOMING SHOWS

AUDITIONS, NEWS & EVENTS

AUDITIONS – 17 & 18 NOVEMBER, 12pm & 8PM

Vampir
October 2020

[Devised and directed by Bryon Fear]

Cast flexible, evenly split M/F, regardless of age or ethnicity
Auditions will take place at the Old Fire Station

A creature invented in folklore, given credence by religion and celebrated in the arts, emerges from the twisted shadows of a world struck with a fear as primal and as ancient as the myth itself. [ MORE ]

AUDITIONS – 1 & 2 DECEMBER, 12pm & 8PM

Good by CP Taylor
3-7 March 2020

[Directed by Lisa Thomas]

Cast 6M, 4F (with some doubling up)
Auditions will take place at the Old Fire Station

What makes a good man? It’s a question John Halder asks himself – it is something he believes himself to be. But this is 1930s Germany and the choices a person makes may be the difference between good and profound evil. A brilliant fable on morality in a turbulent time. [ MORE ]

SWEENEY TODD – THE DIRECTOR’S PREVIEW

Director Lee Ridgeway introduces us to his production of this ambitious Sondheim musical, as the Demon Barber of Fleet Street exacts horrible revenge for the loss of his wife and child. [ MORE ]

FILM QUIZ SATURDAY 16 NOVEMBER

The annual SLT film quiz is a bit of an institution and returns tomorrow night! MORE ]

And don’t forget our Christmas social event, which will be a treat for all our volunteers, members and guests:

A Christmas Shindig – 7 December, 8pm

MEET THE CAST – JUMPERS FOR GOALPOSTS

Director Will Howells announces his fresh new cast for our first show in the new year. [ MORE ]

SPOTLIGHT ON BAR VOLUNTEERING

Do you really know what it’s like to spend time on the other side of the SLT bar? We spoke to Bar Volunteer, Naomi Liddle about her experience of volunteering at the core of SLT’s social community [ MORE ]

THE NEXT SLT WRITE CLUB SESSION

Are you a budding playwright? Have you been working on a script that you’d like others to read? Following the success of our short writing courses over the past year, we’ve started a monthly meet-up for SLT members who are interested in developing new work for the stage. Next session 2 December at 8pm. [ MORE ]

ALSO AT SLT FIRE STATION

EXERCISE CLASSES

Click on links to find out more and book – open to all

Boxercise with Reboot Fitness

Yoga for Actors with Hannah

BABY BROADWAY CHRISTMAS SHOW

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas at Baby Broadway’s festive family concert on 15 December! Sing and dance along to seasonal showtunes from hit musicals and well-known songs from Christmas films, all performed by West End singers and a live pianist. Open to all ages, but we recommend 0 – 8. [ MORE ]

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