THE LONDON COMEDY COURSE train over 300 comics a year and use headline comics who play venues such as 'Jongleurs' as tutors.  5* rated for the past three years by

All courses are aimed at the beginner and range from 3 hour taster sessions to 6 week Monday evening courses with a showcase at the end.

Recent students have won numerous competitions including LOADED magazine  comic of the year.   Great thing to try for fun, for a hobby or as many of our students found a new source of income and career.

We are happy that THE LONDON COMEDY COURSE have been based in our venue for it's 9th  year now.

See   for full info    PRICES FROM £45


Weds 7.30pm 

South London Players NEW MEMBERS NIGHT

come and join your local Amateur Dramatic Group

Come along and find out all about us, membership is only £15 per year and we are 22 strong and ages 17 to 66 and we perform 4 plays a year some of which we write ourselves. Call 07946 904208 for more info


Sat 20th and Sun 21st July

2 day weekend stand up comedy course  - £110

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Mon 22nd July 8pm  (doors 7.30pm)


Come and join a host of established and new comics at our popular monthly comedy club

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27th and 28th July - £49


Did you know our training centre is a well known casting suite for theatre and film productions and used by many companies to find actors/performers each week

Did you know that a number of our  students with no previous acting skills have been cast in professional theatre, film and TV productions as they have been spotted by our casting director while in training. 

We have decided to do a special 2 day intense course which will give you the skills to  act and do well at castings for both theatre and TV.

Past students last year have had professional lead roles in Miss Julie, Lolita and a Kids show at the Stag Theatre in Sevenoaks.  

Course Covers

* You will given two Shakespeare speeches working with our theatre director and casting director for 'Shakespeare in the Park' (one comical and one serious) to get you to performance and drama school audition standard.

*You will learn one modern speech and perform various scenes both scripted and improvised from plays.

*You will perform a scene from a well known Chekhov play and scenes from a 'Brechtian' style play

*  You will learn to act and sight read to the camera

* Basic stage fighting skills

*You will work on voice and accents.

* You will look at skills needed for panto, late 19th century plays and easy ways to learn lines and team acting exercises.

This course is aimed at the beginner  to acting although useful for actors wishing to get into acting and also a chance to be seen for castings

To book call 0208 694 1888

book online HERE

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Sunday 4th Aug   6pm   £5


A night of spoken word

Some comic, some tragic, some just mad! but all performed in the style of spoken word


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Every Weds from 8pm

QUIZ NIGHT for Celia Hammond local cat Charity

Quiz Night at The ALE bar, on New Cross Road this Weds starts 8pm. Half money raised goes to Lewisham based Celia Hammond for cats and the rest is to the winning team, Entry is £2 pp.