Southwark Playhouse

Southwark Playhouse aims to facilitate the work of new and emerging theatre practitioners from early in their creative lives to the start of their professional careers. Through our Young Company (YoCo), we aim to introduce young people to the many and varied disciplines of running a semi-professional theatre company. Our theatre programme aims to facilitate and showcase the work of some of the UK’s best up and coming talent with a focus on reinterpreting classic plays and contemporary plays of note.

Productions (21)

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Starts Jun 23
London: Elephant and Castle

Tom Ratcliffe's new drama about mob justice in Britain is inspired by true events. 

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London: Elephant and Castle

A new show devised by ViSiBLE Theatre Ensemble about living with insomnia. 

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London: Elephant and Castle

Stephen Sondheim and Arthur Laurent's absurdist satirical musical about corruption and conformity. 

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London: Elephant and Castle

David Mamet's 'battle of the sexes' play returns to the UK stage after 21 years.

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London: Elephant and Castle

Rosie Day's exploration of what it means to be young.

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London: Elephant and Castle

A reimagining of Shakespeare's tragedy about the infamous star-crossed lovers.

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London: Elephant and Castle

A romantically content but financially unsound couple are faced with an extraordinary offer. 

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London: Elephant and Castle

Marek Horn's new play where politics and the planet collide.

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London: Elephant and Castle

A moving tale about a broken promise starring Olivier award nominee Rachel Tucker and Lewis Cornay. 

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London: Elephant and Castle

Two young boys learn to stand out from the crowd in this coming of age play by Lily Shahmoon.

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London: Elephant and Castle

A one woman show about Nicola's experience of learning to stand out despite having a famous sibling.

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London: Elephant and Castle

National Youth Theatre REP Company’s production of Dickens' classic nineteenth century novel.