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The heritage of the lighting control systems

At our campaign meeting on 15th July 2020, Matt Haskins, international lighting designer, presented an illustrated history of the lighting control systems at the theatre. His slides are available here.

A vision for the future: July 2020

Our volunteer architecture team has created a vision of how the building can be adapted to suit future use as a flexible multi-purpose arts and culture centre, with workspace for creatives and small businesses. Here are some of… Read More

A virtual tour of Streatham Hill Theatre

For our first online campaign meeting on 8th April 2020, David Harvey our chairman, presented a virtual tour of the theatre. The slides are available here.

Streatham community coming together to back arts and cultural hub

The bid to save the magnificent Streatham Hill Theatre for the community has taken a big step forward with the start of a crowdfunding campaign. Scores of contributors have immediately committed to back the plan to rescue the… Read More

Theatre At Risk: 28th January 2020

Streatham Hill Theatre remains on this year’s Risk Register, as launched by Gary Kemp at Hoxton Hall.

90th Anniversary Celebration: 20th November 2019

To its centenary and beyond! 90 years to the day the theatre opened with “Wake Up and Dream“, ‘Streatham Stars’ Simon Callow and Catherine Russell joined us to celebrate, cut the cake and launch our crowd-funder for a viability study to examine its future for… Read More

Theatres At Risk Register: 22nd January 2019

SHT continues to be listed on the Theatres Trust ‘At Risk Register‘, launched today at Alexandra Palace Theatre by Jack Dee. London Live’s news covered the event… https://www.youtube.com/embed/hsoyP11s2E4

Asset of Community Value status confirmed

Now that bingo has ceased, the Friends of Streatham Hill are campaigning for the building to be brought back into use for arts/culture/performance use for the benefit of the community. This would support regeneration of the local area,… Read More

Still At Risk: 23rd January 2018

Once again, the theatre features on the Theatres Trust “At Risk” register, launched today at Soho Theatre by Dara O Briain.

Theatre is “At Risk”: January 2017

In 2017 the theatre was added to the Theatres Trust’s Theatres at Risk Register due to the possibility of redevelopment of the building or sale of part/s of the building, meaning that “the auditorium itself may be left… Read More