Southwark Playhouse

The Southwark Playhouse is an off-West End theatre located in Elephant & Castle, London.
Founded in 1993 by Juliet Alderdice and Tom Wilson, the Southwark Playhouse sets out to facilitate the work of new and emerging artists at the start of their careers.
The Southwark Playhouse is planning to open two new purpose-built venues: one in Elephant and Castle in 2022, and the second in London Bridge in 2025.

Productions (26)

Unreviewed
Opens Feb 01
London: Elephant and Castle

The London Premiere of Kim Davies' modern adaptation of Strindberg’s drama 'Miss Julie'.

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Starts Feb 2023
London: Elephant and Castle

The London Premiere of this chaotic new comedy directed by Mark Bell - the director of 'The Play That Goes…

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Opens Feb 17
London: Elephant and Castle

A new revival of Enda Walsh’s farce about an Irish family's relationship with one another & the past.

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Closed
London: Elephant and Castle

Clive Judd’s award-winning debut play about a family's search for meaning.

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Closed
London: Elephant and Castle

A fun-family show where dinosaurs are brought to life through puppetry. 

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Good
1 Review
Closed
London: Elephant and Castle

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

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Closed
London: Elephant and Castle

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

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Middling
10 Reviews
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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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Bad
1 Review
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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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Middling
1 Review
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London: Elephant and Castle

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

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Unpopular
2 Reviews
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London: Elephant and Castle

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

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1 Review
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London: Elephant and Castle

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