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Theatre to be relocated from Streatham Hill to Thornton?

The Boundary Commission has proposed changes to local ward boundaries, meaning that Streatham Hill Theatre would now be in Thornton! We are objecting to this change, as described below. Have your say on the Boundary Commission web site… Read More

We are now on the Arts Map

The Friends of Streatham Hill Theatre has been included on the Arts Map, published by The Public Campaign for the Arts: “Tens of thousands of people have joined the Public Campaign for the Arts, from every one of… Read More

The Friends is now a registered charity

We have received confirmation from the Charity Commission that we have been recognised as a Charity. We are now registered in England as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) Number CE024993 and  Registered Charity Number 1193643. Our approved objectives are: (A) TO PROTECT,… Read More

Campaign overview presentation launched

On our YouTube channel we now have an illustrated presentation of our campaign to date, created by our creative supporters team. Find out more about the theatre, its history and heritage and our campaign to save it.

Statement of Heritage Significance on Streatham Hill Theatre released, giving a remarkable look inside the dormant building

Today we have released information to the press: The Statement of Heritage Significance by a leading international architecture firm brings together over 100 pictures and drawings to show that the 1920’s building is a potentially well preserved time… Read More

The book “A story of a suburban theatre” now available to purchase online

The book The Streatham Hill Theatre – The story of a suburban theatre by John Cresswell is now available to buy on our new online shop. There’s limited stock so hurry for that unique Christmas present! UPDATE March… Read More

Announcing Nine Fabulous Patrons on the Theatre’s 91st Birthday

The announcement on what would have been the theatre’s 91st birthday, is some welcome good news at a time when the industry is in crisis. The key points are: South London’s ‘Sleeping Beauty’ marks its 91st birthday on… Read More

Major leap forward in plans to save Streatham Hill Theatre as leading consultants announced and begin work on viability study

The Friends of Streatham Hill Theatre, supported by the Mayor of London, Lambeth Council and The Theatres Trust, and backed by a successful crowdfunding initiative, have started work with FEI, the successful bidders of a hard fought competitive… Read More

Calling all creatives!

The Friends of Streatham Hill Theatre’s campaign is calling on creative industry professionals to lend their support. When we worked to publicise the crowdfund earlier in the year, the Friends were fortunate enough to receive the backing of… Read More

How COVID-19 has affected the campaign.

When we started the campaign COVID hadn’t been heard of, there was a shortage of community space and workspace in Streatham and a desire in the community to save the practically empty SHT. This was an opportunity to… Read More