We have regular “Second Tuesday of the Month” events, plus other events and productions. You don’t usually need to be a member. Unless otherwise shown all our activities are for adults 18 and over.
Most events (workshops, readings etc.) are free to members and only £3 to others at the door (usually no need to book).
Our auditions are free to all (no need to book).
Our performances are ticketed, with concessions for members and certain others, and are subject to licence. Advance booking advised.
* indicates changes to previously published info.
Comedy Night to Celebrate Hild Liptrott
We are pleased to announce that this very enjoyable event cleared £333 and that STC has absorbed expenses and rounded up the donation to The Stroke Association to £500. Thanks to all who contributed to the success of the event!
Tuesday 13 August: Streatham’s Theatrical Heritage
A presentation by Liz Burton:
“When a group of us got together at a New Year’s Eve party to see in 2013 and decided to start a theatre company to ‘put theatre into StheatreM’, it was with the distinct feeling that Streatham was a bit of a theatrical wasteland, with everyone looking to the West End for entertainment. This certainly isn’t the case now, nor was it in the past. Streatham’s history as a thriving south London urban community is short but eventful, and Streatham has always had strong links with both professional and amateur theatre.
Let me tell you about some of the vanished buildings and forgotten personalities that helped to create Streatham’s Theatrical Heritage!"
About Liz: I’ve been involved in theatre on and off since I was a child. I’ve appeared in many shows and been part of the production team for many others, often in charge of costume. The production I’m most proud of is the site-
Members free; others £3.
7 for 7.30pm Vinters Studio 2, 1b Sunnyhill Road, SW16 2UG.
We are planning to perform a rehearsed reading of Louis de Bernières Sunday Morning at the Centre of the World and would like to offer the chance to direct the piece. It has been described as Under Milk Wood for South London, being set in Earlsfield.
As a rehearsed reading there is less emphasis on learning lines and blocking movement, and more on characterisation through voices. It would be an ideal opportunity for a potential new director, with support from the STC family. Interested? Let us know by email at email@example.com
Streatham Shorts IV: Invitation to Writers
Ever thought about writing and directing a play, comedy sketch or monologue? Do you already have a piece that has never been aired?
STC is inviting submissions for STREATHAM SHORTS; an evening of short performances written and directed by new writers. Suitable pieces may be nominated to go forward for a public performance. Submissions (10 minutes maximum run-
Email your script to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject ‘Streatham Shorts’.
Shortlisted pieces will be read at our "Second Tuesday workshop" on 10 September 2019 at 7.30pm. Selected writers will be notified and should ideally be available to present their piece.
Last year several entries were performed by STC actors at our Streatham's Got Talent event in December.
Save the date:
Tuesday 10 September: Streatham Shorts IV: new writing
Vinters Studio 2
*Tuesday 15 October: Fright Night: share ghostly tales for Halloween
The Rookery Cafe
Note date change to coincide with Streatham Festival
Tuesday 12 November: STC Quiz: test your knowledge
Leigham Well pub
Tuesday 10 December: Streatham’s Got Talent and Christmas Social
Leigham Well pub