The Southside Archive

Since being founded in 1987, Southside Players has brought together exceptional and varied talent from across South London. Based primarily in Balham, we perform three main stage plays a year in addition to rehearsed readings, smaller productions and online performances. Take a look below at the plays we’ve performed in our 35+ years of existing…

2020
William Shakespeare’s Richard III
Agatha Christie’s ‘Personal Call’ and ‘Butter in a Lordly Dish’

2019
Daisy Pulls It Off
Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency
Splendour
Stage Door

2018
Cinderella
The Herd
My Boy Jack

2017
Time and the Conways
Bedroom Farce
Drakul

2016
The Importance of Being Earnest
The Radicalisation of Bradley Manning
One Man, Two Guv’nors

2015
Arcadia
The Children’s Hour
William Shakespeare’s Land of the Dead

2014
The Misanthrope
The Ash Girl
A Clergyman’s Daughter

2013
Road
‘Allo ‘Allo
All My Sons

2012
Julius Caesar
Up ‘n’ Under
Calendar Girls

2011
William Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale
Dangerous Corner
Blood Wedding

2010
Our Day Out
Strange Orchestra
The Five Wives of Maurice Pinder

2009
Journey’s End
Under Milk Wood
The Admirable Crichton

2008
An Evening with Noel Coward
William Shakespeare’s Macbeth
Bugsy Malone

2007
Wyrd Sisters
Les Liaisons Dangereuses
Time of My Life

2006
Steel Magnolias
The Visit
The Plough and the Stars

2005
Oh! What a Lovely War
Twelve Angry Men
Tartuffe

2004
A Streetcar Named Desire
Separate Tables
Dracula

2003
William Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night
A Cabaret
Wind in the Willows

2002
Dancing at Lughnasa
Our Country’s Good
Northanger Abbey

2001
Three Sisters
An Ideal Husband
Lysistrata

2000
A Chorus of Disapproval
Cider with Rosie

1999
Pippin
A View From the Bridge
Hooray for Hollywood
A Celebration Cabaret

1998
Murmuring Judges
William Shakespeare’s As You Like It

1997
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat
Epsom Downs
The Crucible

1996
Animal Farm
Two
Pythagoras (Smith)

1995
Dick Whittington
La Ronde
The Marriage of Figaro

1994
Post Horn Gallop
No Way Out
Womberang

1991
Life: A Revue
William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Billy Liar

1992
Cinderella
Stags and Hens
Ring round the Moon

1991
Music, Mirth and Memories: A Revue
The Lady’s Not For Burning
Too Long an Autumn
Roots

1990
Scanarelle
I Spy
The Philanthropist

1989
Death of a Salesman
Hobson’s Choice

1988
Table Manners
The Day After the Fair

1987
Bedroom Farce
Hay Fever