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Young Company

Three dynamic theatre companies for 8 – 18 year olds from across South London.


Our Front of House volunteers play a crucial role in the smooth and successful running of the theatre.

Elders Company

Two theatre companies offering drama workshops and activities for anyone aged 65 and over.

Schools, Colleges & Universities

Our relationship with schools, and other educational establishments, is at the core of all our education work.

Black Writer’s Collective

A writing group for anyone aged 18+ who identifies as Black British, Black African or Caribbean.

Community Partnerships

We work with a whole host of community groups and organisations, and always looking to connect with more…

People’s Company

The People’s Company aims to empower creativity and give local people a voice in the future of the community.

Upcoming Events

There You Are Again
After Samuel Beckett’s Waiting For Godot
8 & 13 MAY 2024
Theatre: Participation Space

We Need Your Support

It’s been a difficult few years and things don’t seem to be letting up anytime soon. 

Southwark Playhouse is a registered charity that delivers a year-round programme of entertaining and enriching work yet receives no regular funding.

Why not consider making a donation to help us keep on keeping on during these tough times!

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