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Ted de Poitiers remembers…

Ted de Poitiers is 92 years old but still remembers the joys of visiting Streatham Hill Theatre backstage, as a child of 10. He talks in this video interview with photographer Stephanie Black, our Memories Project lead. Ted… Read More

Kenneth Cranham remembers Streatham Hill

Kenneth Cranham is a former South London resident and actor who remembers the glamour of Streatham Hill and Soho. He talks in this video interview with photographer Stephanie Black, our Memories Project lead.

Jim McManus remembers Streatham Hill Theatre

Jim McManus is a Streatham resident and retired actor who remembers the Streatham Hill Theatre. He talks in this video interview with photographer Stephanie Black, our Memories Project lead. You can listen to other interviews with Jim here.

Happy 92nd Birthday – Memories of Streatham Hill Theatre

Today, 20th November 2021, is the 92nd birthday of Streatham Hill Theatre. The theatre opened in 1929, a few days late due to unfinished work – it had been due to open on the 18th – with the… Read More

Katy Manning reminisces about Streatham Hill Theatre

Katy Manning is a well-known actress and former resident of Streatham, and remembers the Streatham Hill Theatre. She talks in this video interview with photographer Stephanie Black, our Memories Project lead.

Simon Callow talks about Streatham Hill Theatre

Simon Callow, well-known actor, writer and director, was born in Streatham and saw his first pantomime, starring Jimmy Edwards, at the Streatham Hill Theatre, aged 5. In this video interview with photographer Stephanie Black, our Memories Project lead,… 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.

Welcome to our website

We have spent some of our volunteer time creating a new, easier to use website. Please explore using the menu above to see more about the theatre’s heritage and our campaign to revive it. Then you can join… Read More

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